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    Fall/Winter French 5

    Simplify Shopping Happy day, Reader Dear! Every September, once we get past the back-to-school kerfluffle, my mind turns to simplifying. I know I’m not the only one. For many of us, September is as much a fresh start as January.…

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    What is Sustainable Style?

    Is it Sustainable Fashion? Happy day, reader dearest! One of the odd things about writing a blog… You write. Life happens. And sometimes the two tangle. Lots of life is like that. Bits and pieces. Crossing over. Getting tangled. Sometimes…

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    Closet Play Image News!

    A Big Change is Coming! Happy day, reader dear! I want keep you in the loop about some exciting changes coming to Closet Play Image in June! Because, well, June is Closet Play’s birthday, and what’s better than a birthday…

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    Does More Money Equal Better Style!

    Style Myth Busted! Happy day, reader dear! Many of the style myths out there take the form of: Everyone needs a… It’s chic/not chic to… Wear/Don’t wear… After 40/50/60 you shouldn’t… (This one’s a real gear grinder for me!) Today’s…

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    Budget vs. Item Price Limit

    Happy day, dear reader! The other day I was speaking with a woman on Zoom. She is a bright woman. This woman is financially savvy. As a matter of fact, she’s in the financial field! During our conversation, I asked…

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    Shopping Pre-Loved

    5 Strategies for Success Happy day, reader dear! It’s lovely to be into a new month. Somehow it feels like a fresh start, or at least closer to a finish line… I pray you are staying safe and sound and…

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    Save, Spend, Splurge

    Happy day, reader dearest! I pray that you are safe, sound, and sane in these interesting times. If I can make any assumptions about the actions of others by my own during the “adventures,” I would say that there is…