While there are no set rules on what you should wear depending on your age (wear whatever you feel confident in!), we have noticed pieces celebrities tend to avoid past 30. To give you a sense of the items you might want to think twice about, we rounded up the dos and don’ts of celeb dressing in the post-29 world.
To be honest, a lot of these rules can be applied to any age group, but especially as you enter into full-blown adulthood, things like investing in poor-quality suits, buying clothes that don’t fit you properly, and more, are less acceptable. Ahead, you’ll find our celeb-inspired comprehensive list of things to toss, plus the pieces you should be buying in order to abide by these stylish tips.
Keep scrolling to check out what A-listers like Amal Clooney, Sarah Jessica Parker, and more don’t wear over the age of 30. Plus, shop the items they choose instead!
On Amal Clooney: Dolce & Gabbana blazer, pants, and tote; Paul Andrew Zenadia Pumps ($675).
Wear this with the matching skirt.
This looks cool styled with track pants.
Dress yours down with sneakers.
Try wearing a blazer without a shirt underneath for a weekend look.
On Victoria Beckham: Cutler and Gross sunglasses; Adidas sneakers.
Tap into French-girl style with these from Étoile Isabel Marant.
Wear yours with everything from skirts to jeans.
Typical Converse sneakers get an upgrade in leather.
These low-tops are the ultimate staple.
Every woman should have a camel coat in her closet.
A tailored coat immediately pulls a look together.
The perfect office look.
Wear these with pointed flats in the summer and ankle boots in the fall.
On Beyoncé: Self-Portrait dress; Saint Laurent Classic Motorcycle Jacket ($4990); Manolo Blahnik pumps.
Don't shy away from bold pieces.
Make a statement with this luxe velvet robe.
The perfect complement to straight-leg jeans.
Swap out your typical trousers for a floral-printed version.
Instantly transform your outfit by topping it with a wide belt.
This will last season after season.
Wear this around your neck or tie it to your bag.
Classic and modern.
What items do you think women over the age of 30 should wear? Let us know your thoughts in the comments below.
This post has been updated by Kristen Nichols.