over50feeling40: How to Look Slimmer
Fashion and Lifestyle Blog for women over 50 to help achieve strength, confidence, joy, inspiration, and, of course, head-turning personal style!

May 20, 2014

How to Look Slimmer

I don't always get it right, but this time I did.  Learn what guidelines to use when you want to look slimmer...just go to Midlife Boulevard, HERE, and read on!

You really can appear to lose ten pounds by your wardrobe decisions alone. Stop by the

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  1. Often have the very simple things the biggest effect. But by itself you would not have these ideas.
    Thank you so much for sharing Pamela. A lot of good advices!

    have a nice day
    Dana :)

  2. This is definitely true. I am a somewhat tall girl (5'6 1/2) but all my height is in my legs. i am short waisted so I definitely avoid - . high waist-ed pants, skirts with waist bands, and favor shift like dresses.

  3. Such great tips. Being Bold is so important - I'm guilty of hiding behind my clothes sometimes. So much of how we look is how we feel!

  4. I can ALWAYS use these tips Pam! Thank you!!

    The Arts by Karena

  5. Great tips, Pam. Here's another. Don't wear clothes that are too big for you. Shoulder seams should hit the edge of your shoulder or slightly toward the neckline. The jacket should button to a high v to keep interest on face and not gap open. (This goes for guys as well as girls!)

  6. Great tips, Pam. I can follow some, but not all of them. You have nailed your look here. I'm admiring the skinny leg jeans. I've never successfully pulled this off and have given up trying.

  7. To this jeans and boots old cowgirl, your tips are a God-send, Pam. Thank you!

  8. OMG … I want that kimono!!!!

  9. This is a beautiful top you are wearing. The photo is a bit blurry, but I can still see it. Lovely piece. With a focal point. Well done.


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