• Capsule Wardrobing

    Colorful Capsules

    A Capsule Doesn’t Need to Be Bland! Happy day, dear reader! Capsule chatting again today! If you Google “capsule wardrobe images” you be deluged with a sea of black, white, denim, grey, and tan… Maybe a little olive for “interest.”…

  • Capsule Wardrobing

    Colorful Capsules

    Happy day, dear reader! I’m working on a few “best of” type posts together for your amusement whilst I take a break. (If I’m writing this, it’s really not a break, is it?) Oh well! I often hear complaints that…

  • Capsule Wardrobing,  Color

    Colorful Fall Capsule

    Fall Fun Frocks and Finery? Happy day, Reader Dearest! (Sorry about the alliterative subheading. You know me. I love me a good overdone alliteration!) AND you also know: I can’t abide a boring capsule wardrobe. Make that a boring wardrobe.…

  • Capsule Wardrobing,  Color

    Fall to Winter Capsule Shift

    Change the Focus for Holiday Style Happy day, Reader Dearest! Whew. It’s been a busy week. I survived the great feast. (With just a little waistband discomfort.) Avoided the stores on Black Friday. Readied my storefront for Small Business Saturday.…

  • Capsule Wardrobing,  Color

    Fall 2023 Capsule Wardrobe Inspo

    No Trends Here! Where’s the RED? I’ll wait for winter. Where’s the LEATHER? It’s still too darned hot! Where are the Quiet Luxury/Sophisticated Neutrals? They don’t work for my coloring/personality, but they might be AH-mazing for yours! No, this isn’t…

  • Style and Styling

    Spring Capsule Wardrobe

    Building It Out Happy day, Reader Dear! I hope you are recovering from The Wearing ‘O the Green! Our family does St. Patrick’s Day. Hi, my maiden name is O’Connell and I make one hard-to-stop-eating Irish Soda Bread. We don’t…

  • Capsule Wardrobing

    Spring Capsule Wardrobe 2021

    Woo hoo, Reader Dear! It is MARCH! I’m celebrating! This winter feels like the longest in memory! Even if the winter weather may not be gone, I am ready to get a little spring in my step! Now that’s out…

  • Capsule Wardrobing

    Winter 2020 Capsule: The Edit

    Capsules CAN BE Colorful! Happy day, reader dear! It’s that time again! Winter Capsule Wardrobe time! Is it silly to get so excited about a “new” wardrobe? I expect so, but I do, and playing around with seasonal capsules lets…

  • Capsule Wardrobing

    Summer 2020 Capsule: The Edit

    Happy day, reader dear! Yes, last weekend might have been the unofficial start of summer, but I wasn’t ready to turn over my wardrobe to summer just yet. Maybe that’s because I know how long and hot summers usually are…

  • Style and Styling

    Winter Capsule Faves

    And Winter Capsule 19/20 Debrief Happy day, reader dear! Oops! Sometimes things get all out of order. Usually I try do a past season’s capsule debrief and outfit favorites right alongside the new season’s capsule inspo or choices post. That…