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    Playing With Red

    AKA: Valentine Outfit Inspiration OR Get Your Red On! Happy day, dearest reader! With it being February, and all that this second month entails: Red, More Red, Red Overload, Chocolates, Flowers, etc., it seemed like a good time to play…

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    What WOULD I Buy?

    If I let myself run amok… Happy day, reader dear! Last week I wrote about color inspiration, and from whence it comes. (Short answer: Anywhere!) Lise commented that it is a “work in progress” to create a more cohesive color…

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    Color Inspirations

    Happy day, reader dear! Sometimes clients (or others who see wardrobe plans I have created) ask “How did you come up with that combination?” Well, I’m not always sure exactly where a particular one comes from, but I can tell…

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    Confused by Color?

    A Back to Basics Post Happy day AND year, reader dear! I hope yours are going well! If this is your first visit, Welcome! If you are returning, Welcome Back! It’s lovely to see you again. (Well, not quite see,…

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    Rock a Red Lip!

    You Just Have to Find YOUR Red… Happy day, reader dear! It’s the middle of December, and red is everywhere… So why not on your lips? In all honesty, I have not always been a red lip aficionado. I loved…

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    Think Pink: Debrief

    Happy day, reader dear! Welcome to the last post of October! October was pink month. I challenged myself to wear pink every day. And that proved a challenge. I like pink. Pink is one of my signature colors. (Although I…

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    Think Pink!

    Happy day, reader dear! It’s October! Welcome to Breast Cancer Awareness Month. I have yet to meet anyone untouched by breast cancer. Even if you have been blessed enough to not fight breast cancer personally, it has found a family…

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    Style Myths: Black

    Happy day, reader dear! As you have already noticed (Because you closetplay readers are a bright bunch!) is that this is another re-post. August is my official 2019 blogging break. There are exciting plans in the works, with a surprise…

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    Pantone Colors Fall/Winter 2019

    Carrying Themes from Spring/Summer! Happy day, dear reader! It’s interesting to watch the color trends as they shift over the seasons! Sometimes it’s like watching a pendulum swing, and other times it’s more of a gentle transition with some easy…