Happy day, dear reader! My mother's mantra is "A murder a day keeps insanity away!" Since my 87 year old mom isn't a homicidal maniac, it should be clear that she means "murder mystery." For her, usually in book form, sometimes TV. One of the best presents we have ever given her is the Mystery… Continue reading A Murder a Day
Happy day, dear reader! Yesterday, my monthly newsletter went out to subscribers. Since I have already received quite a few positive responses to the articles included, I thought maybe I'd share a peek... Hello! Here in Augusta, Georgia, yellow pollen season is in full swing, the landscapers are swamped, patio furniture is getting a clean… Continue reading Friday Round-Up
Florals for Spring? Say it isn't so! Happy day, reader dear! Today is spring! Woo hoo! I know a lot of people in our area who are getting impatient for warmer weather... Not so much me, because I know the ridiculous heat and humidity of a Georgia summer are not far behind. I'll take these… Continue reading Tips for Styling Floral Prints: Redux
Try Chambray for Work or Play! Happy day, dear reader! It is finally starting to feel like spring in our neck of the woods! It's funny, but when I ask people their favorite season to dress for, they often answer fall or spring. There is something about those "shoulder seasons" that speak to many of… Continue reading 5 Ways to Style a Denim Shirt for Spring
Happy day, dear reader! As you know if you've been here before, I love to travel! Even a day trip is a good thing. If you are new, Welcome! I hope you find something new or interesting during your visit today! Most of my posts are about style (my business) and capsule wardrobing. Today instead,… Continue reading A Day in Savannah
Or Mostly Final... It's always a work in progress! Happy day, dear reader! I'm finally getting around to the logistics of my Spring 2019 Capsule Wardrobe! If you follow me on Instagram, you've been getting a sneak peek of how this spring is playing out. On the first of the month (My official start date,… Continue reading Spring 2019 Capsule: Final Cut
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." Pinterest gives you a similar result. Most of the capsules you find pre-made are neutral… Continue reading Colorful Capsules
Why Black Doesn't Make You Look Smaller! Happy day, reader dear! How's yours going? It's a colorful week here at closetplay.biz. Monday's post was In the Pink, and today's is Black Box. If this is your first visit, Welcome! If you are returning, Thank you for coming back! You'll find lots of chat about style,… Continue reading Black Box?
Capsule Wardrobes are NOT Just for Minimalists. Happy day, dear reader! I hope your day is going swimmingly! "Welcome Back!" Or plain old "Welcome!" if this is your first visit. Thanks for coming to see me today! I hope you find your time here well spent. I blog on a variety of topics, mostly about… Continue reading 5 Times a Capsule Wardrobe Can Save the Day
The Trials and Tribulations of Finding a Pink Coat Or maybe I should say the pink coat! Happy day, reader dear! What do you do when you find something you've been looking for? Do you "Yay!" and get on with it, or do you keep worrying over it and wait for a better one? The… Continue reading In the Pink!