Dating older black women
Maybe, but I suspect another dynamic is at work: Women don't want to feel maternal about a lover, nor do they want to see themselves as a mother figure in a lover's eyes.
The answer to that question may lie in your answers to these: Just as age has its rewards, so do age differences.While older models are starting to gain traction, for the most part, older consumers are ignored by the major fashion labels, who prefer to focus on teens and 20-somethings, who fit their desired image.Fortunately, older women are taking matters into to their own hands and there are already several self-made style icons out there.The younger person gets an experienced companion who is often better established in the world.The "senior partner" may also have more money — perhaps, even, a more interesting life.The older person, for his part, gets a higher-energy companion who is likely to help the couple stay fit — and, quite likely, more sexually active.
But won't the "junior partner" eventually have to pay the piper?
It’s time to remind the world that we are passionate, active and visible members of society.
Are there any other women who you think are great examples of what you can do with fashion after 60?
Please let me know in the comments section at the end of this article.
In addition to their inspiring pictures, they also have a fabulous documentary, filled with amazing women showing off their unique style. As you may know, I’ve been a big fan of Judith Boyd (a.k.a. In fact, I’ve had her on the Sixty and Me Show several times to talk about her unique perspective on fashion for older women.
They may impugn the motives of the younger person ("Gold digger!