• Musings & Miscellany

    Happy Birthday! I’m 4!

    Or Should I Say Happy Blogiversary? Very happy day, reader dearest! We are celebrating over here at closetplay.biz and wish you would join us for a slice of cake! Or maybe a glass of bubbly? Why not both? If you…

  • Color

    My Messy Color Journey

    Adventures in Living Color? Happy day, reader dear! The coming season, planning my Summer Capsule Wardrobe and memorial day has had me thinking a LOT about color. And our complicated relationship with color. Mine included. On my Instagram profile I’m…

  • Color

    Summer Makeup Refresh

    5 Picks to Add Summer Color Happy day, reader dear! Summer is coming in the Northern Hemisphere, and I’m thinking Bring on the COLOR! Not so much in my wardrobe; my summer capsule wardrobe is relying heavily on denim and…

  • Color

    Style Myth Busted: Colors Have Seasons

    AKA: I can’t wear brown in… Happy day, reader dear! It’s time for another round of Style Myth Busting! I feel like I need a special cape and a Wonder Woman type outfit every time we do this… Like I’m…

  • Capsule Wardrobing

    Summer Capsule Wardrobe 2021

    Color Shift… Happy day, reader dear! Whew! Another season has whizzed by! Where did it go? I remember my in-laws visiting after son number three was born. We were deep in the sleepless nights season, and their visit was a…

  • Color

    Color Musings on Red, White & Blue

    Memorial Day 2021 Happy day, reader dear! Wow! It’s almost a new month. For those of you in the U.S., I wish you a peace-filled Memorial Day. This holiday (like many others) has been subsumed in the consumer chaos (AKA:…

  • Style and Styling

    Style Glossary: E

    Earrings, Elbow Sleeve, Embroidery Happy day, reader dear! It’s Style Glossary time! If you are new to Closet Play Image, Welcome! Starting in January, I began taking a letter of the alphabet and exploring a few style words starting with…

  • Accessories

    Accessorize Like a Pro!

    Accessories 102: Theme Beauty Bundles Change the Feeling or Vibe of Any Outfit in a SNAP! Happy day, sweet reader! I hope someone has told you today how special you are! If not, take it from me. You are to…

  • Wardrobe 101

    Do YOU Think in Outfits or Separates?

    Happy day, reader dear! If you hadn’t noticed, this month’s posts have been themed around simplicity. We started the month talking about simple style and how simple is deeply personal! One woman’s simple might be another woman’s maximal. It’s simply…

  • Style and Styling

    Styled 3 Ways: Pareo

    Okay, I lied. More than 3 Ways! Happy day, reader dear! Originally this started out as a Styled for Work and Play post, but then I remembered that Memorial Day is just around the corner… Which means beach, lake, or…