Here are some style guidelines for dressing well in your forties. Don’t be afraid to wear something fun. You don’t want to play it too safe and look like an old man. Try getting some clothes tailored for a sharp fit. Don’t wear cargo shorts or pants. You won’t look sophisticated if you wear too much sportswear. Upgrade your old suit to a nicer quality one. Get some knitted sweaters for cold weather. To top everything off, get a really nice watch for an accessory.
- In order to dress stylish in your forties, you cannot look too traditional. It will make you look old.
- Make sure your clothes fit properly. By the time you are forty your clothes should definitely fit correctly.
- Do not wear too much sportswear. It can make you look like you are not a fully grown man.
“They say that life begins at 40, which frankly is a little bit too Benjamin Button for comfort. It’s also not true, clearly. Even if you can reasonably expect to make it to 80, up from a short and not especially sweet 25 in medieval times, your fifth decade is middle age at best; you’re summiting the hill, if not over it. The only salad days you’re going to enjoy now are if you go on the 5:2 diet.”