Fashion Mistakes That Are Making You Look Older

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Remember being younger, and being happy to get mistaken for being older than you really were? It was like, the ultimate compliment. Those were the days!

Now that I’m older, that’s not really so much of a compliment anymore! I don’t know when I switched, but one day I woke up looking for ways to look younger instead of older.

Not that there’s anything wrong with aging. I’d like to think I’m aging like a fine wine — and I’m wiser to boot. I just… I don’t want to look like my grandma. Not yet, anyway.

While trying to look younger, some of us inadvertently make fashion mistakes that we think make us look youthful — but instead, age us significantly. So put away the nude pantyhose, floral maxi dresses, and shoulder pads. It’s time to check this list of fashion mistakes that are making you look older, and adjust that wardrobe!