• Accessories

    Beauty Bundles for 2019

    Happy day, dear reader! I’m revisiting and updating a previous post for you because accessories seem to be on the mind of many! I’ve had quite a few questions about accessorizing recently, and thought a refresher about Beauty Bundles might…

  • Accessories

    Beauty Bundles

    I love the ever amazing Brenda Kinsel, and the versatility of what she (and many others, now) calls Beauty Bundles. A Beauty Bundle (BB) is a group of coordinated accessories that can be used to add a punch to a…

  • 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…

  • Capsule Wardrobing,  Color

    Fall 2023 Capsule Wardrobe Inspo

    No Trends Here! Where’s the RED? I’ll wait for winter. Where’s the LEATHER? It’s still too darned hot! Where are the Quiet Luxury/Sophisticated Neutrals? They don’t work for my coloring/personality, but they might be AH-mazing for yours! No, this isn’t…

  • Style and Styling

    Copycat Style: April 2023

    White Jeans + Olive Utility Jacket Happy day, Reader Dearest! It’s mid-April. AND it’s BAAAACK! I’m trying to get back into the swing of SO many things. Like Copycat Style posts. If you are new to closetplay.biz, Welcome! It’s great to…

  • Capsule Wardrobing

    Winter Capsule Inspiration

    Winter 2021/2022 Happy day, reader dearest! It’s almost December! Which means it’s time to jump into my Winter Capsule Wardrobe. That makes me one very happy woman! I know capsules aren’t for everyone. Or for every season. This fall, I…

  • Style and Styling

    3 Tips for Simple Style with Wow!

    Simple Doesn’t Mean Boring! Happy day, Reader dearest! What’s new with you? I’m over summer. Even if most of what I am wearing still looks like my summer wardrobe, I’m staying busy trying to give those summer looks a fall…

  • Accessories

    Falling for Accessories

    Happy day, reader dear! I should explain… I’m not falling FOR accessories. I fell years ago and haven’t gotten up! My mind’s eye can still see the slide-out drawer in my Barbie travel case that housed her shoes, bags and…