Fashion essentials that every woman above 60 should own

60 is the new 30! Women across the globe are looking for ways to look beautiful in every way. Today, you will find a wide range of dresses and accessories for women in their 60’s, unlike the yesteryears. Also, dresses for women over 60 for special occasions are a rage and women across the world are not shying away from experimenting with the latest trends.

Scroll down and read through some of the most flattering and fun pieces that every woman in their 60’s must try at least once.

  • Handbags
    All your life you must have bought handbags from high street bargains. It’s time to change that! You should invest in a good high-end brand. Try buying a handbag from Mulberry(£595). It is a perfect amalgamation of quality and style. Above all, it is worth the money you spent. Women above 60 can pair this with any of their outfits on special occasions.
  • Blazers
    A light colored blazer is not only versatile but will look good on just about anything. Invest in a blazer from Reiss, which will cost you around £275. You can pair the blazer with an LBD or a t-shirt and jeans. Also, this blazer is sure to last for several years making it worthy.
  • Heels
    Create an illusion of long legs with a pair of pointed heels from office. However, do make sure the heels are comfortable and don’t affect your feet.
  • White Shirt
    You sure must be a fan of the classic white shirt. Well, it’s time to add a bit of glamour to it. Your plain white shirt has evolved and it now comes with ruffles, embellished collars and tie sleeves to give it a glamorous look. Look for white shirts from Zara. You will surely not be disappointed.
  • Skirts
    Pencil skirts and pleat skirts are a passé. Move over to the new skirt-wrap skirt. You can pair it up with a top of choice and it is very comfortable too. Try out wrap skirts from Topshop.
  • Scarf
    Not only does a scarf protect you from the sun’s rays and pollution but it also adds the zing to any boring outfit. A printed scarf even makes you look much younger by negating the ageing effects of your complexion! Need we say more? You can buy a printed scarf from MCQ Alexander McQueen at Very Exclusive.
  • A pair of Jeans
    Wear your favorite pair of denim without any hesitation. Be it straight, flared or bootcut, you can try just about anything today. In fact, you should opt for something bold. Try out for a pair of embroidered, ripped or bold colored jeans from Dorothy Perkins.
  • Earrings
    If you like to keep your dressing style simple, you can amp up things with a pair of statement earrings. Be it a pair of bold earrings, pom-poms, colorful earrings or dangly tassels, you can be a can pair these with any dresses on special occasions.
  • Cashmere Knit
    This is one of the special occasion dresses for women over 60. This cashmere knit will help you keep warm and if used with care, it is sure to last for a couple of years. Look out for cashmere knit from Mint Velvet.
  • Biker jacket
    Did you think leather biker jackets are for young girls only? Well, you’re wrong. You must be brave enough to try out some of the most daring jackets. However, if you find leather jackets too brave for you then you can opt for suede biker jackets in soft shades. Also, such jackets are easy and light to wear. River Island is a place to shop for such daring jackets.

It is said that it is never too old to try out the latest fashion even at the age of 60. Go ahead and look for options that suit your skin tone and body shape. Try different dresses and clothing outfits that suit your taste and requirements.