Daenel T {living outside the stacks} Ageless Style Bloggers Faux Fur


Hi, welcome to the Ageless Style Linkup. The linkup runs the first Tuesday of each month and features 10 women over the age of 40 styling an outfit based on one theme, and, because we’re all so different, each theme interpretation is different. Each month, one of the co-hosts invites a guest co-host to join us for the linkup. Our goal is to show you that style is ageless…

This month’s theme is: “Faux Fur” and was chosen by Jennie from A Pocketful of Polka Dots.  Our guest cohost is Leslie from Once Upon a Time & Happily Ever After.


Daenel T {living outside the stacks} Ageless Style Bloggers Faux Fur

I’ve had this faux fur collar in my closet for years. And, to be honest, I think I only wore it once or twice. It came with a short sleeved mock neck black sweater that I hated. In fact, I’m not even sure why I bought the sweater… I eventually got rid of the sweater and kept the collar.

Daenel T {living outside the stacks} Ageless Style Bloggers Faux Fur

I wasn’t sure how {or even if} I was going to wear it for this challenge because I always think of long sleeves and sweaters when I think of faux fur pieces. But I decided to step out of the box and try something a little out of my comfort zone.

I grew up in Italy and I used to looooove to spend my money on cameos {I also spent an obscene amount of money on watches}. I was a weird kid. Anyway, after many years and goodness knows how many moves, I no longer have my Italian cameos but I do have a collection from one of my favorite vintage stores in Missouri.

Daenel T {living outside the stacks} Ageless Style Bloggers Faux Fur

The maxi dress is goodness knows how many years old, but I think the faux fur collar with the cameo gives it new life, don’t you?

Daenel T {living outside the stacks} Ageless Style Bloggers Faux Fur

After scouring Pinterest {you can see my pins  here}, I found some really cool ways to upgrade my faux fur collar for wearing with jeans. I just wish I’d found those ideas earlier. But now I have ideas for later.


Leslie {once unpon a time happily ever after} Ageless Style Bloggers Faux Fur
I’d like to introduce you all to Leslie from Once Upon a Time  & Happily Ever After. Isn’t she just fabulous? I love everything about her outfit. I mean, come on, with the faux leather pants and the those super sexy shoes. You can read her post here.


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To find out more about my co-hosts’ looks, click on her name…

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

Jonet – Fabulously Chic Over 50 blog, facebook, , instagram, pinterest, twitter

Kellyann – This Blonde’s Shopping Bag blog, instagram, bloglovin, twitter

Lisa – Coast to Coast blog, facebook, instagram, twitter, pinterest

Paula – Dimples on my What blog, facebook, pinterest, instagram, twitter

Shelly – The Queen in Between blog, instagram, bloglovin, pinterest, facebook

Daenel T {living outside the stacks} Ageless Style Bloggers Faux Fur

Faux Fur Collar – Old, Similar | Cameo – Annie Laurie’s, Similar | Black Maxi Dress –Similar | Black Pumps – Similar

Do you own any faux fur pieces? How do you wear them?

Now go play in your closet,

Daenel T {Living Outside the Stacks}



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