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 Sixtyplusurfers Competition

Win
a Gorgeous Fluffy Jumper
from Damart


Win a Fluffy Jumper from Damart

From online fashion brand, Damart

Sixtyplusurfers has teamed up with online fashion brand Damart to offer one lucky reader the chance to win a gorgeous Fluffy Jumper.

This stylish Fluffy Jumper is soft and cosy and will make a welcome addition to your Autumn wardrobe as we enter the cooler months.

The monochrome tones of the jumper makes it easy to mix and match with trousers and skirts, whilst being on-trend.

Win a Fluffy Jumper from Damart

This soft and warm fluffy knitted jumper with pattern detail is machine washable. Featuring a stunning cream and white knit with a sparkly icicle pattern. It's sure to get you compliments.

The Fluffy Jumper is available in sizes 10/12, 14/16, 18/20, 22/24, 26/28. Price is from £39.00.

For more information about the Autumn/Winter fashion collection from Damart visit the website at www.damart.co.uk

Or call 0871 423 000.

For Your Chance to Win

Tell us what pretty pattern is featured on the the Damart Fluffy Jumper?

  a) Polka dots
  b) Rose trellis
  c) Sparkly icicle
  d) Autumn leaves


 To Enter the Competition

Tell us what pretty pattern is featured on the Damart Fluffy Jumper? Then send in your answer, together with your preferred size, your full name, postal address and telephone number by clicking on the Sixtyplusurfers link below: sixtypluscomp@hotmail.co.uk

* Please label your entry Damart Fluffy Jumper Competition

* This competition is open to
our UK readers only
 

Marks & Spencer Autumn Style

Floral Print Ruffle Sleeve Blouse from Marks & Spencer

The new Autumn/Winter collection from Marks & Spencer includes a gorgeous selection of tops, skirts, trousers and dresses.

This pretty autumnal Floral Print Ruffle Sleeve Blouse is perfect for the transitional period. With round neck, ruffle sleeves and flattering frill hemline, it has a lovely youthful feel.

Wear it with jeans, trousers or a classic pencil skirt. Accessorise with delicate jewellery, boots, or ballet pumps. Price is £35.00 for the Floral Print Ruffle Sleeve Blouse.

Floral Print Round Neck Long Sleeve Tunic from Marks & Spencer

Bring some autumn fun into your wardrobe with this delightful Floral Print Round Neck Long Sleeve Tunic. With a flattering round neck, long sleeves and longer length, wear it for lunch out with friends or a casual night out.

It looks great worn with jeans, smart trousers or a classic skirt. Price is £22.50 for the Floral Print Round Neck Long Sleeve Tunic.

Floral Embroidered Round Neck Jumper from Marks & Spencer

Keep warm and on trend in this pretty Floral Embroidered Round Neck Jumper. With eyecatching rose trim and sparkly trim around the neckline, sleeves and hem, this is a great jumper to jazz up your wardrobe.

Wear it in the day with casual jeans or bring it into the evening with a smart skirt. The Floral Embroidered Round Neck Jumper is £35.00.

Leaf Print Flared Cuff Tunic Dress from Marks & Spencer

Treat yourself to a new dress for the Autumn. This pretty Leaf Print Flared Cuff Tunic Dress has a vibrant leaf print and elegant frilled cuff sleeves.

Wear it with sheer tights and mustard or black high heels. The Leaf Print Flared Cuff Tunic Dress is £29.50.

Lace Pleated 3/4 Sleeve Tunic Midi Dress from Marks & Spencer

Marks & Spencer also offers some stunning cocktail dresses for the evening. This chic Lace Pleated 3/4 Sleeve Tunic Midi Dress is perfect for formal wear or special occasions.

Wear it with sheer tights and high heeled burgundy or black shoes. Complete the look with a neat black or burgundy evening bag. Price is £59.00 for the Lace Pleated 3/4 Sleeve Tunic Midi Dress.

For more information about Marks & Spencer click on www.marksandspencer.com   
 

Lorraine Kelly
JD Williams Range

JD Williams Lorraine Kelly Scuba Midi Dress

Lorraine Kelly models the new Autumn/Winter collection for JD Williams. The range includes a beautiful selection of dresses, tops, trousers, skirts and coats.

Make an entrance in this stunning JD Williams Lorraine Kelly Scuba Midi Dress. With fabulous floral print and elegant over the knee hemline. Price is £55.00.

JD Williams Lorraine Kelly Ruffle Front Dress in royal blue

Embrace the ruffle trend with this elegant JD Williams Lorraine Kelly Ruffle Front Dress in royal blue. Perfect for formal occasions, price is £55.00.

JD Williams Lorraine Kelly Wrap Dress

This beautiful JD Williams Lorraine Kelly Wrap Dress is perfect for a cocktail party or a special occasion. Wear it with silver strappy sandals. Price is £55.00.

JD Williams Lorraine Kelly Scuba Peplum Hem Dress

Black is back with this chic JD Williams Lorraine Kelly Scuba Peplum Hem Dress.

Wear it with sheer tights and black strappy sandals. Price is £55.00.

JD Williams Lorraine Kelly Double Layered Top

Treat yourself to this gorgeous floaty JD Williams Lorraine Kelly Double Layered Top. Perfect for an evening out with friends.

Wear it with white slimline trousers and silver high heels. Price is £55.00.

For more information about the collection click on www.jdwilliams.co.uk
 

 Fashion & Accessories


Fashion Ideas
 for October

By Jenny Itzcovitz, Fashion and Beauty Editor, Sixtyplusurfers

Floral Print Tunic from M&Co


           Floral Print Tunic from M&Co

Keep warm in the Autumn and on trend in some of the beautiful new fashions in-store and online. Look out for vibrant prints, floaty fabrics, floral patterns, ruffles, lace insets, fur trims and delicate embroidery.

Go for straight legged trousers and slimline skirts to knock inches off your figure. Layer up with a polo neck jumper, cosy cardigan, poncho, a pretty scarf or a wrap. Now is the time to treat yourself to a stylish jacket or coat, and then you can brave the elements and enjoy the beautiful Autumn colours.

M&Co have a fabulous Autumn collection this year and this gorgeous Floral Print Tunic is a great buy to get you started for the season. Perfect for casual everyday wear or lunch out with friends. Wear it with skinny jeans or a denim skirt, ballet pumps or casual ankle boots.

The Floral Tunic is £24 and the Denim Jeggings are £24. Both items are available to buy from M&Co.

For more information about M&Co click on www.mandco.com

Navy Mix Checked Long Sleeve Shirt from Marks & Spencer

As the weather gets colder, a casual checked shirt is a great staple for your wardrobe and can be used for layering. Wear it with a t-shirt underneath, by itself of under a jumper. If it's very chilly you can also wear a polo neck jumper underneath.

Marks & Spencer has a lovely selection of shirts and this Navy Mix Checked Long Sleeve Shirt is one of my favourites. It looks great worn with these stunning burgundy jeans or black jeans if you prefer.

The Navy Mix Checked Long Sleeve Shirt is available from Marks & Spencer. Price is £25.00.

For more information about Marks & Spencer click on www.marksandspencer.com 

Dark Blue Lace Top from M&Co

This gorgeous Dark Blue Lace Top from M&Co is on my wish list for the Autumn. With pretty lace insets, three quarter length sleeves and delicate button detail on the front, it's fresh looking and feminine.

Wear it with casual jeans during the day and glam it up for the evening with classic trousers or a smart skirt. Accessorise with a brown or navy handbag, suede boots and delicate silver jewellery.

The Dark Blue Lace Top is £24 and the Jeans are £24. Both items are available from M&Co.

For more information about
M&Co click on www.mandco.com

Trapeze Slinky Stuff Cardigan from Marks & Spencer

Layer up in the colder weather with a cosy cardigan. This versatile Trapeze Slinky Stuff Cardigan from Marks & Spencer is a great buy for the Autumn and Winter ahead. Available in choice of Navy, Black, Oatmeal and Grey Mix.

Wear it over a stripy t-shirt or casual jumper, with your favourite jeans, or a denim skirt. It can also be worn over a blouse or dress.

The Trapeze Slinky Stuff Cardigan is available from Marks & Spencer. Price is £25.00.

For more information about
Marks & Spencer click on www.marksandspencer.com 

Lace Boutique Skirt from M&Co


Treat yourself to a beautiful new skirt for the Autumn, for evenings out, if you like to go out dancing, and dinner parties with friends.

This pretty Lace Boutique Skirt from M&Co will make a lovely addition to your wardrobe. Wear it with this pretty Floral Boutique Top, sheer tights and high heeled shoes or sandals.

The Lace Boutique Skirt is £32 and the Floral Boutique Top is £45. Both items are available to buy from M&Co.

For more information about M&Co click on www.mandco.com

Metallic Sequinned Dress from JD Williams

Treat yourself to a few versatile dresses for entertaining, a romantic dinner in a restaurant or drinks out with friends.

This eyecatching Metallic Sequinned Dress from JD Williams features a fabulous sequinned leaf print. With three quarter length sleeves, round neck and slimline silhouette it's sure to get you compliments.

Wear it with sheer tights, black or silver court shoes. Accessorise with a plain black or silver handbag and delicate jewellery.

The Metallic Sequinned Dress from JD Williams is available from JD Williams. Price is £99.00.

For more information about JD Williams click on www.jdwilliams.co.uk

Joanna Hope Maxi Dress from JD Williams


JD Williams also offers a fabulous selection of showstopping evening dresses.

This beautiful Joanna Hope Maxi Dress in Royal Blue is the perfect party piece. With lace and sequin detail to the bodice and split detail to the hem. Perfect for cruise wear and formal occasions. Accessorise with glitzy jewellery, strappy sandals and a sparkly blue evening bag.

The Joanna Hope Maxi Dress is available from JD Williams. Price is £145.00.

For more information about JD Williams click on www.jdwilliams.co.uk

Red Coat from M&Co

 

October is the perfect time to get a new coat or jacket to help you brave the elements.

This eyecatching Red Coat from M&Co is a great buy for casual everyday wear.  Wear it over your favourite skirt or jeans for a bit of Autumn colour. Complete the look with elegant ankle boots or ballet pumps.

The Red Coat is £49.00 and the Button Front Skirt is £22.00. Both items are available to buy from M&Co.


For more information about
M&Co click on www.mandco.com

Helene Berman Coat from JD Williams


For more formal occasions, JD Williams also offers this beautiful Helene Berman Coat.

Featuring horn type buttons and front pocket flaps, the chic style of this coat makes it a true classic. The coat is fully lined and made in England using an Italian fabric. Price is £149.00.

For more information about JD Williams click on www.jdwilliams.co.uk

Blue Harbour Pure Cotton Striped Shirt from Marks & Spencer

 

Menswear this season focuses on stripes, checks and comfortable fabrics. Stock up on plenty of long sleeved shirts, t-shirts to wear underneath, a good suit, jacket, and an overcoat for when the colder weather sets in.

This classic Blue Harbour Pure Cotton Striped Shirt from Marks & Spencer is a great buy for the Autumn. Wear it with a suit, under a jumper, or with jeans for casual wear. Price is £35.00.

For more information about Marks & Spencer click on www.marksandspencer.com

Pure Cotton Shirt with Pocket in Oxblood from Marks & Spencer

Liven up your look with this stylish Pure Cotton Shirt with Pocket in Oxblood from Marks & Spencer. With long sleeves and buttons on the front and collar, this is a great shirt for an evening out. Wear it with black jeans or trousers and black brogues.

 

The Pure Cotton Shirt with Pocket is available from Marks & Spencer in a selection of five fashionable colours including Oxblood, Nightshade, Brown, Khaki and Grey. Price is £29.50.

 

For more information about Marks & Spencer click on www.marksandspencer.com

Textured Zipped Through Fleece Top from Marks & Spencer

Keep warm and on trend in this cosy Textured Zipped Through Fleece Top from Marks & Spencer. Perfect for days out in the countryside, family outings, gardening, and casual everyday wear.

Wear the top over a t-shirt or polo neck jumper. Wear it with your favourite jeans or chinos. And be extra comfy with trainers or walking boots.

The Textured Zipped Through Fleece Top is available from Marks & Spencer. Price is £45.00.

For more information about Marks & Spencer click on www.marksandspencer.com

Grey Modern Slim Fit Jacket with Trousers from Marks & Spencer

Everyone needs a stylish suit and this elegant Grey Modern Slim Fit Jacket with Trousers from Marks & Spencer is a great buy. Wear it with a white shirt, a tie on formal occasions, and smart black shoes.

The Grey Modern Slim Fit Jacket is £55.00 and the Grey Modern Slim Fit Trousers are £44.00. Both items are available to buy from Marks & Spencer.

For more information about
Marks & Spencer click on www.marksandspencer.com

And as a special treat for our October issue we're offering  one lucky reader the chance to win a Fluffy Jumper from Damart.

Have a wonderful October.


Jenny x

 

   New Autumn/Winter
 Collection from M&Co


Ruffle Blouse from M&Co

The new Autumn/Winter collection from M&Co is packed with on trend tops and dresses to take you effortlessly through the season.

Liven up your wardrobe with this gorgeous Ruffle Blouse. This romantic floaty top has long sleeves and a slim ribbon tie fastening on the neckline.

Wear it with skinny jeans, black trousers or a pencil skirt. Finish with sheer tights and ankle boots or elegant shoes. Price is £26 for the Ruffle Blouse and £24 for the Jeggings.

Blue Shirt from M&Co

This versatile Blue Shirt is the perfect accessory for your Autumn wardrobe. With pretty embroidered flower embellishment, it's perfect for comfortable everyday wear or days out with the family.

Wear it with your favourite jeans or a denim skirt. Accessorise with ankle boots, ballet pumps or comfortable trainers. Price is £29 for the Blue Shirt and £24 for the Jeggings.

Floral Jumper from M&Co


Embrace the floral trend with this cosy Floral Jumper. Perfect for casual wear and days out with family and friends.

Wear it with skinny jeans, pink shoes to bring out the flowers or black suede ankle boots. The Floral Jumper is £35 and the Jeggings are £24.

Cream Cardigan from M&Co

Cover up in style with this cosy Cream Cardigan. With flattering longer length and handy pockets, the cardigan is perfect for those cooler Autumn days.

Wear it over your favourite blouse, jumper or dress, it's perfect for layering. The cardigan is £32 and the Print Top worn underneath is £12, and the Jeans are £26.

Leopard Print Dress from M&Co

This elegant Leopard Print Wrap Dress is sure to get you compliments. Stylish and flattering, it has three quarter length sleeves and skims just over the knee.

Wear it with black or silver high heeled shoes or sandals and accessorise with a black evening bag. Price is £39 for the dress.

Fur Trimmed Coat from M&Co

Keep warm and on trend in this beautiful Fur Trimmed Coat. Perfect for the colder weather and days out with family and friends.

Wear it over a cosy jumper with jeans and ankle boots or trainers. Price is £89 for the coat, £35 for the Jumper and £24 for the Jeggings.

For more information about M&Co click on www.mandco.com

 

Cold Weather Essentials: Damartís Guide to Knitwear

 
Fluffy Jumper from Damart


As summer closes and the nights draw-in, knitwear can finally be welcomed back into the winter wardrobe. Damartís range of knitwear showcases rich-textured sweaters, jumpers and cardigans, which are perfect to wrap up warm in the cooler months.

Whether you need an extra layer for outdoor family activities planned for Halloween and Bonfire Night, or for more formal occasions where you need to maintain a smart look whilst staying warm, Damartís extensive range will have something for you.

Fluffy Sweater from Damart
 
The Fluffy Jumper (£39) and Fluffy Sweater (£39) in black, white and grey are perfect for adding a warming layer whilst being easy to team with tailored trousers and skirts. There are no clothing combination rules when it comes to black, white and grey pieces as they are easy to mix and match whilst always stylish.

These black and white jumpers can be dressed up or down, perfect for a winter walk or a family get-together. With subtle colour combinations, both pieces are sure to stay on-trend in your wardrobe for many winters to come. Team with heels or winter boots to be set for any occasion.

Edge-to-Edge Cardigan from Damart

Both the Edge-to-Edge Cardigan (£45) and the Fluffy Cardigan (£39, available in red and black) are great items to stay cosy this autumn and winter.

With red promising to add an on-trend touch to any outfit, you can count on the Fluffy Cardigan to keep warm and fashionable, whether youíre going out for lunch or nipping out for a coffee. Be adventurous with your styling by reversing the Fluffy Cardigan for a whole new look.

Red Cardigan, reversed for a chic new look, from Damart


If you prefer a mix of autumn colours, the edge-to-edge cardigan will be your go-to knitwear for winter walks or a cosy bonfire night. In black, grey and orange, itís the perfect knit to pair with trousers and skirts.

Whether your October is full of plans or cosy nights in, Damartís knitwear will be on hand for any occasion.
All items are available in sizes 10-28.

Red Cardigan, reversed for a chic new look, from Damart

All items shown above are available to buy from the Damart website at www.damart.co.uk 

Or by calling 0871 200 9000.

 

      Autumn Style
       from Wallis


Ruffle Blouse from Wallis

The new Autumn/Winter collection from Wallis includes stunning new looks to liven up your wardrobe.

This chic Ruffle Blouse is sure to get you compliments. Wear it with tailored black trousers or a classic pencil skirt. Finish with black or purple high heeled shoes.

Ruffle Print Dress from Wallis

Get the tropical look with this lively Ruffle Print Dress. Wear it with strappy high heeled sandals and accessorise with a long cardigan and a classic black evening bag.

Full Length Coat from Wallis


Cover up for the evening with this beautiful Full Length Coat.

Perfect for wearing over a dress or with classic trousers. Finish the look with high heeled boots or court shoes.

For more information about Wallis click on www.wallis.co.uk