Of course, you can dress any which way you like, but if you don’t want to look like you are sixteen, like you are trying too hard to stay young or appear older than you are, you may like some guidelines as to how to dress after 40. I tried my best finding and sharing the best tips and ideas for women over forty. Here are just some of the things women over 40 need to be aware of. Please note that these are just GENERAL guidelines. They certainly don’t apply to everyone.