Chic Outfit Combos That Work in Your 30s, 40s, 50s and Beyond

We're on the fence when it comes to giving a definitive guide to outfits for women over 40. Why? Well, the truth is that trends shouldn't be about age. Whether you're 20 or 80, you should be able to wear what you want. However, there is one thing we will say: Women over 40 tend to know exactly what they like. They've managed to hone their wardrobes, picking out key pieces that give them their signature look and uniform.

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We've picked out 14 of our favourite fashion bloggers who have done just that. Whether they're more about a pared-back approach with suiting and flats or a bold, pattern-friendly closet, there are grown-up outfit ideas that suit every age and style. Keep scrolling for a look at the best outfits for women over 40 that any age can (and should) wear, plus some key pieces to shop right now.