• Accessories

    Red, White & Blue-ty Bundle

    Skyrocket Your July 4th Style! Happy day, reader dearest! What happens in the US every year around the 4th of July? Sales of red, white and blue clothing skyrocket. (See what I did there? Skyrocket? Fireworks? #punny) I think it’s…

  • Style and Styling

    When 2 Outfits Have a Baby

    A Style/Restyle Post. Sort of. Happy day, reader dear! (Maybe?) It’s an odd day. I’m writing this in a hurry because all-the-best-laid-plans, well, go pear shaped. Last week all was going swimmingly! (That alone should have made me pause.) Mama…

  • Musings & Miscellany

    Summer Bucket List 2021

    Health, Home & Garden Happy day, reader dear! No matter what season you find yourself in! We’ve made it to summer, and that feels like another small victory! When the email from Leslie at Once Upon a Time Happily Ever…

  • Color

    Style Obsession: Blue & White

    Not One of Pantone’s Picks! Happy day, reader dearest! Everywhere I look, I’m seeing bubblegum pink. Which I’m feeling meh about this season. Yes, that is amusing since the main accent color in my Summer Capsule Wardrobe is pink in…

  • Color

    3 Tips to Wear Pink and Blue

    Without Looking Juvenile! Happy day, reader dear! I pray your day is bright and breezy. Ours here have been grey, hot and sticky. But I’m hoping for some sunshine this week. If nothing else, I’ve got sunshine in my closet!…

  • Style and Styling

    Copycat Style: June 2021

    White Dress + Tan/Nude Accents Happy mid-month, stylish friend! I LOVE mid-month. Maybe it’s a Shakespeare obsession, or maybe it’s because it’s Copycat Style time! When I started this series, I had no idea that these copycat style posts would…

  • Musings & Miscellany

    Happy Birthday! I’m 4!

    Or Should I Say Happy Blogiversary? Very happy day, reader dearest! We are celebrating over here at closetplay.biz and wish you would join us for a slice of cake! Or maybe a glass of bubbly? Why not both? If you…

  • Color

    My Messy Color Journey

    Adventures in Living Color? Happy day, reader dear! The coming season, planning my Summer Capsule Wardrobe and memorial day has had me thinking a LOT about color. And our complicated relationship with color. Mine included. On my Instagram profile I’m…

  • Color

    Summer Makeup Refresh

    5 Picks to Add Summer Color Happy day, reader dear! Summer is coming in the Northern Hemisphere, and I’m thinking Bring on the COLOR! Not so much in my wardrobe; my summer capsule wardrobe is relying heavily on denim and…

  • Color

    Style Myth Busted: Colors Have Seasons

    AKA: I can’t wear brown in… Happy day, reader dear! It’s time for another round of Style Myth Busting! I feel like I need a special cape and a Wonder Woman type outfit every time we do this… Like I’m…