What Older Women Wish You Knew About Their Style

Here at Who What Wear, we believe that great style transcends age and can be found as easily in a young person as it can in someone older. Society at large, however, often paints older women as outside of fashion—stereotyping them in ways that are not only cruel but also untrue. And with all the amazing older women in our lives—whether they be our friends, our family, or our employers—we've learned how irritating this can be.

Although the fashion industry has made strides in the last year to welcome those over 50 into the fold, there’s still more work to be done. For starters, they deserve more of a voice within mainstream fashion press, so we thought we’d get the ball rolling by asking eight real women what they wish people (and brands) better understood about their style.

Scroll down to find out what they had to say!