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The silky blouse SUE PILKINGTON, 73, is a journalist from West Malling, kent.
✢ Choose a solid colour – this will make you stand out from the crowd.
✢ Extra details, like this one that’s knotted at the neck, up the luxe factor. ✢ Think outside the box and wear with side-stripe sporty tailored trousers and white trainers for a youthful look. Blouse, £139, sizes 6-18, Hobbs. trousers, £149.95, sizes 8-22, Madeleine. trainers, £65, Dune.
Bag, £385, Meli Melo
“Rethink how you wear the silk blouse and try the midi tuck – tucking into the middle of the waistband”