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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…

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    Outfit Inspo from a House?

    Happy day, dear reader! Where do you get outfit inspiration? Pinterest is great, but just take a look around you. Outfit inspiration can come from anywhere! Don’t get me wrong. I’m not dissing Pinterest, I’m pretty busy on there myself.…

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    Transitioning to YOUR Colors!

    Happy day dear reader! Have you ever thought about changing the colors of your wardrobe? Not just adding a new color here or there, but a complete overhaul… I know the thought of it overwhelmed me, and was one of…

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    Choosing Prints for Your Color Contrast!

    (Or Patterns…) Happy day, dear reader! Spring is here (for those of us in the Northern Hemisphere) and summer is not far behind. It’s the season many people shuffle out of their predominantly neutral and solid wardrobes to embrace some…

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    What’s Your Color Contrast?

    And why does it matter? Happy day, dear reader, When I help a client style an outfit, or tweak what they have to make them look their best, two places I look first are at their Value Contrast and Color…

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    Black Box?

    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…

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    In the Pink!

    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…

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    What is Value Contrast?

    And Why Does It Matter? Happy day, dear reader! Is your week rolling along smartly? This one feels a bit like the Keystone-Cops… Lots of busy-ness, but busy doesn’t equal accomplishment. We’ll have to see how it all plays out,…

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    Add Some Color to Your Life!

    Happy day, dear reader! Thank you for visiting! Now that you’re here, I’ll pry… If I opened your closet, what three colors would jump out at me? If you had seen my wardrobe 15 years ago, you might have imagined…