Hard Rock Halloween…

Halloween outfit over 40

Happy Halloween!

I am joining the Share-in-Style Halloween party today, and dressed accordingly…

40+ hard rock style

Well, sort of… less witches and vampires, more Hard Rock and Heavy Metal.

Halloween accessories over 40

hard rock accessories
scarf: Alexander McQueen / vintage evening bag / necklace: Uno de 50 / ring: Femme d’Esprit, Paris

My dear husband kept telling me to pose more convincingly, to look scary and fierce, a bit bitchy (his words, uttered with love), and I was happy to oblige… But you won’t see the bitchiest pics. Why? Well, first of all, he liked them way too much… and second, I’m trying so hard to hide my true (bitchy) nature by only posting pics where I look halfway decent… Yes, I’m vain. But I think most bloggers would refrain from documenting their fat days and bad hair days… So, as I have a bad hair day every day, I insist that the rest of me must look spectacular…

40+ hard rock
jacket: Zara (old) / top: Banana Republic / necklaces: L.K.Bennet, Uno de50 / sunglasses: Tom Ford

Talking of hair… I don’t know if you can see it in these photos, but this is my hair when it hasn’t been ‘done’, i.e. I haven’t tried to tame the natural curls. And now if you tell me that you can’t really see a difference, I’ll be gutted…



Linking up with Sacramento and Rosy for Share-in-Style
Also linking up with Style Elixir and Passion 4 Fashion


  1. Coco
    October 27, 2014 / 12:42 pm

    How cool is hard-rock Halloween?? And your bag is tdf!!! Amazing shooting!!Baci,CocoCoco et La vie en rose / Bloglovin / Facebook

    • Tiina L
      October 29, 2014 / 3:51 pm

      Thank you so much for your kind comment, and for stopping by.

  2. Marea Dotz
    October 27, 2014 / 10:41 pm

    Ok, you could have fooled me. Bitchy? No way! But you definitely rock, it, Tiina!

    • Tiina L
      October 29, 2014 / 3:52 pm

      Thanks! Oh I'm bitchy all right, just ask my hubby… but I'm good at hiding it…

  3. Jacqueline Stewart
    October 27, 2014 / 11:18 pm

    ohh, very cool scarf and handbag! I think you don't need to look 'scary' or anything to have a wicked Halloween outfit. šŸ™‚

    • Tiina L
      October 29, 2014 / 3:55 pm

      Thanks! Well, as Halloween is an American holiday, I think we non-Americans can interpret it with some creative freedom.

  4. Anonymous
    October 27, 2014 / 11:23 pm

    Love all your spooky accessories!

    • Tiina L
      October 29, 2014 / 3:56 pm

      Thanks, I seem to be collecting these scarves, I have it in several colours…

  5. Jasmine RabuƱal Barrientos
    October 28, 2014 / 8:27 am

    Great look for Halloween! Accessories are fabulous and so is the background. Love how you pose.Jasmine xFor a Real Woman – Instagram – Bloglovin

    • Tiina L
      October 29, 2014 / 3:56 pm

      Thanks, Jasmine. I think accessories make the look, at least that seems to be the case for me.

  6. Spashionista Alicia Searcy
    October 28, 2014 / 5:33 pm

    I LOVE this! Nevermind Halloween, you should wear this style more often. It's so badass-chic. You look very rocker girl ;-)Aliciaspashionista.com

    • Tiina L
      October 29, 2014 / 3:57 pm

      Thanks, Alicia. I used to be more of a rock chick earlier, maybe I should do that more often…

    October 28, 2014 / 7:25 pm

    You look the part wonderfully. The bag is perfectionThank you so much for being part of the Share-in-Style familyXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX

    • Tiina L
      October 29, 2014 / 3:58 pm

      Thanks, Sacramento!

  8. seƱora Allnut
    October 28, 2014 / 9:23 pm

    you look cool and elegant!!, lovely bag indeed!besos

    • Tiina L
      October 29, 2014 / 3:59 pm

      Thanks, that was what I was aiming for: a bit more elegant take on rock chick.

  9. Suzanne Carillo Style Files
    October 29, 2014 / 1:29 am

    This is so cool. I really love the bag…and the scarf. I delete half of my photos because I look like a bitch. I must really hate my tripod. bisousSuzanne

    • Tiina L
      October 29, 2014 / 4:01 pm

      Thanks, Suzanne. You know, we take about 50-100 photos, and I like maybe 10 of them…

    October 29, 2014 / 11:04 am

    An elegant Hard-Rock Halloween.

    • Tiina L
      October 29, 2014 / 4:01 pm

      Thanks, that's a brilliant description, just what I was aiming for!

  11. Jill James
    October 30, 2014 / 2:40 am

    Tiina , you really do wear this look well. As usual your stunning acessories make your whole look.Somehow, I can`t visualise you as bitchy, I`m sure we all choose to post our best shots, I know I do.

    • Tiina L
      October 31, 2014 / 2:01 pm

      Thanks, Jill. I just love accessories, and they always look good, even on my 'fat days'.

    October 30, 2014 / 8:31 am

    God morning dear Tina, could you please revisit Share-in-Style and VOTE for your favourite look. Voting open until tonight. Thanks a lot.XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX

  13. dan
    October 30, 2014 / 2:46 pm

    I have always had some troubles with my hair as it tends to frizz in humid weater! I like your hairstyle, it's really o.k.!

    • Tiina L
      October 31, 2014 / 2:03 pm

      Oh, my hair is frizzy, whatever the weather. There are just bad hair days, and then there are really bad hair days…

  14. Guaxara Zoila L.M.
    November 1, 2014 / 8:47 pm

    ideal šŸ˜‰

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