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3 Fall Style Tips (For the Heat!)

Fall Style for Hot Weather Happy day to you, dear reader! I don't know about you, but I am ready for fall. Fall weather. Fall clothing. Fall food. Meanwhile, our Augusta temperatures are usually still in the 90's well into September and October. I feel fortunate to put on a sweater before November 1st. Trick-or-Treating… Continue reading 3 Fall Style Tips (For the Heat!)

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5 Fall/Winter 18-19 Trends and How to Wear Them

Happy day, dear reader! Whew, we made it to September! Even if the weather here doesn't feel like fall (Usually that's around November.), fall clothing is on the racks, and pumpkin spice everything is everywhere. That said, it seemed like a good time to tackle a couple of the major trends for this fall/winter season.… Continue reading 5 Fall/Winter 18-19 Trends and How to Wear Them

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5 More Ways to Style a White Tee

Wishing you a most happy day, dear reader! Last week I worked up 5 Ways to Style a White Tee and Jeans for my daughter-in-law. Small problem: I had far more than five ways, although not all with jeans! So, please don't think your white tee has to be relegated to only being worn with… Continue reading 5 More Ways to Style a White Tee

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5 Ways to Style a White Tee and Jeans

Happy day, dear reader! This post was requested by my lovely daughter-in-law! She bought a pack of white tees, and felt like White Tee + Jeans + Colorful Necklace just wasn't enough variety for her sartorial soul, and asked me for some suggestions... Things to Consider When Buying Your Tees Color and Neckline: On the… Continue reading 5 Ways to Style a White Tee and Jeans

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10 Tips for Less Dressing Stress

Happy day, dear reader... Here's hoping yours is. I've been running in a rough patch. In the way my mind jumps about, that got me thinking about Back to School. I know many parents look forward to their children being back in school, and getting back to routines, but dread the transition back into those… Continue reading 10 Tips for Less Dressing Stress

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One Dress Five Ways

Happy day, dear reader! I hope your week has been full of only pleasant surprises! When I published my summer travel capsule post earlier this week, I analyzed how many outfits could be created from the 10 pieces I took on holiday. I didn't really explain why I took what I did, as I have… Continue reading One Dress Five Ways

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5 Good Wardrobe Habits

Happy day, dearest reader! Aristotle is not who you might think of when you hear style icon, unless tunics are your thing! One of my favorite Aristotelian tidbits is... Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit. (My children probably hate this one, as they heard it a lot when growing up!) Aristotle's wisdom… Continue reading 5 Good Wardrobe Habits

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How Playing Dress-Up Can Help Your Style

Happy day, dear reader! I get questions about why my business is called Closet Play Image. The short answer is because I think getting dressed should be fun! I don't pretend that what we wear doesn't matter, in fact, just the opposite. Dressing can be serious business, with serious consequences, but we have to do… Continue reading How Playing Dress-Up Can Help Your Style

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Tips to Make a Look Yours (Customizing Inspiration!)

Good day, my dear reader! I love to play in my clients' closets and help them see what they own with new eyes. One of my favorite things is when a client goes "Aaah, I get it!" because that means they see something they didn't see before. Often, they have bought a look right off… Continue reading Tips to Make a Look Yours (Customizing Inspiration!)