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How to wear shorts over 40

I hate shorts. I have always hated them but it's mutual, they hate me too. I am all for wearing what makes you happy and it makes me happy to hide my white, thighs. In fact, it makes me very happy. A lovely reader asked for some advice on shorts. So, I went out of my comfort zone (long jeans) and on a mission to decide what shorts I would wear, why and how. How to wear … [Read More...]

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I love looking through Instagram feeds and being inspired by all these clever, stylish people with amazing, professional looking images. I dream of a life like that. … [Read More...]

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How to create Beachy waves in 5 minutes

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How to wear shorts over 40

I hate shorts. I have always hated them but it's mutual, they hate me too. I am all for wearing what makes you happy and it makes me happy to hide my white, thighs. In fact, it makes me very happy. A lovely reader asked for some advice on shorts. So, I … [Read More...]

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