I think of elegance as a quiet self confidence. A person that people notice with admiration because she doesn’t try too hard, doesn’t make of a show of herself… is clearly comfortable in her own skin. Is happy just to be herself. Is relaxed and radiates warmth.
This is an inner beauty that has nothing to do with clothes, youth or makeup. She is elegant and that strong sense of self is beautiful at any age.
PS. Here’s an outfit idea inspired by this mood board…