Ageless Style: How to Dress for Valentine’s Day

It was my turn to choose a theme for this month with my Ageless Style friends and being the creative person I am (not) I came up with dressing for Valentine’s Day! You didn’t see that coming did you? I figure if I can’t win you over based on charm alone I can score points with creative themes #exceptifailed.

In case you are new around here, Ageless Style is a monthly link up where 10 of us over 40 ladies style the same theme. We’re all different and unique so you’re sure to find some inspiration. This month we have 2 new members and I am excited to have them join us! Be sure to say hi to Amy and Bettye!

Of course dressing for Valentine’s Day depends on what your plans include. If I still worked in an elementary school I’d wear this cute graphic tee (I’m wearing a medium) . It’d be sure to get lots of oohs and ahhs from my sweet students. This graphic tee would be fantastic for a day of errands or casual plans. The message is one I can get behind too so I think it would be great to wear beyond February 14.Graphic Tee +White Denim

Graphic Tee ||White Denim ||Similar Bracelets || Wedge Sneakers
We don’t normally get all dressed up – that is so not my jam. I prefer wearing something comfortable but cute and put together, that is basically my style mantra. I ordered this dress as an option for our dinner out. It’s not in-your-face-red but the red wine color is still in keeping with the Valentine’s theme. It’s a little on the short side so I’m wearing OTK boots now but would wear leggings with it for a different option.You should know that I ordered this dress at the same time I ordered the blue tiered dress. Since that one was perfection I kept it and returned this one.Burgundy Dress + Tall Boots

Dress|| Hat||Boots||Necklace

Now for the star of my Valentine’s line up, this jumpsuit! I love the fit, the color, the price – perfect for Valentine’s and even Christmas. Not that red only needs to be worn for those holidays but I like to justify purchases. I’m actually planning to wear it to a birthday party later this month! Since it has short sleeves it will work in summer too!Red jumpsuit + Leopard heels

Jumpsuit || Necklace || Similar Bracelets

When I wear red it feels like my feet just scream “Please add leopard!” so I usually do. Happy feet, happy life, right? Well, something like that! This jumpsuit has a simple button in the back – no zipper so very easy to get on and off for trips to the restroom (I’m wearing a medium btw). It comes in 8 colors including a cropped version that is currently calling my name! It reminds me of my absolute favorite romper from last summer.Red jumpsuit + Leopard heels

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Today I am teaming up with 4 other beautiful bloggers to host a Valentine’s Day giveaway! There will be 1 Grand Prize winner with a box full of goodies for yourself and the special guy in your life including 3 Starking Watches, 2 face masks, foot masks, an eye mask for sleeping, earrings, scrunchies, Season 8 of GOT on DVD, and the contents of 2 Gentlemen’s boxes! There will also be 6 second place winners that receive a Starking Watch! With so many prizes you have a great chance to win! Good luck!

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I hope you found a little inspiration for your Valentine’s Day plans! Now it’s time to check out our link up!

Amy ~ Amy’s Creative Pursuits Blog, Facebook, Instagram, Google+, Pinterest

Bettye ~ Fashion Schlub Blog, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube

Daenel ~ Living outside the stacks Blog, Instagram, Pinterest, Twitter

Debbie ~ Fashion Fairy Dust Bloglovin, Blog, Instagram, Pinterest, Facebook, Twitter

Jennie ~ A Pocketful of Polka Dots Blog, Instagram, Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, Bloglovin

Jodie ~ Jodie’s Touch of Style Blog, Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, Bloglovin, Twitter

Julia ~ When the Girls Rule Blog, Facebook, Pinterest, Instagram

Kellyann ~ This Blonde’s Shopping Bag Blog, Instagram, Bloglovin, Twitter

Shelly ~ The Queen in Between Blog, Instagram, Bloglovin, Pinterest, Facebook

Shugunna ~ Nzuri N* Simplicity Blog, Pinterest, Instagram

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