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November 16, These days, the complaint can sound outdated, given the abundance of clothing available everywhere. But for some midlife and older women, dressing stylishly remains a challenge as designers relentlessly court the young.
Love reading your posts. Only one voluminous garment at once. A loose top with slim bottoms, or slim top with more voluminous bottom.
Transition from maidenhood to what is called the matronly had been too rapid; it was emphasised by her costume, which cried aloud in its excess of modish splendour. The Crown of Life. Erling the Bold.
Janeane Garofalo. Having the appearance of a mature woman, often of larger physical stature and somewhat unkempt or dowdy. Gone is her matronly gray frizzy hair and those bushy brows, frumpy frock and old lady pearls.
Not long ago, once a woman reached age 50, it was generally expected that she would give up wearing trendy styles and settle into a more classic, matronly look. But mature women in the 21st century have worked hard to maintain their figures, and want to wear clothing that shows off their shape. The key to making it work is adapting contemporary styles so that they flatter each individual wearer. Even when they are fit and trim, women over 50 are faced with the effects of gravity on their bust lines and derrieres.
Use matron in a sentence. A respectable married woman is an example of a matron. The female head of a boarding school dorm house is an example of a matron.