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5 Common Style Mistakes (Redux)

Happy day, dearest reader! Are you a people watcher? I am! I find human beings endlessly fascinating. Not just how they look, but also how they move and behave. The advent of the cell phone makes this even more interesting, because people seem to think that what they say (or the person speaking to them… Continue reading 5 Common Style Mistakes (Redux)

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Wardrobe Building Blocks

What's in Your Wardrobe? I'm having such a lovely August! I hope you are as well! Yesterday I announced a new style program I am launching called Style Camp. Style Camp will be a month of style learning, style exploration, and making new friends. That's why I call it camp! Style should be fun! (Now… Continue reading Wardrobe Building Blocks

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Happy Blogday !

closetplay.biz Turns Two... Happy day, good reader! I hope your week is going well! I'm celebrating! The blog turns two tomorrow! God-willing, there are no terrible two's for blogs... I'm still pleasantly surprised to be here, and ever so grateful for your visits! (And patience with my overuse of exclamation points.) Last year, we celebrated… Continue reading Happy Blogday !

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Special Occasion Capsule

Happy day, dear reader! We are entering special occasion season! You know: Easter, Mother's Day, graduations, weddings, etc. etc, etc... So how are you fixed? Will there be a last minute rush to find something new? Or do you have a trusty Special Occasion Capsule (or Collection) that you can rifle through, add some accessories,… Continue reading Special Occasion Capsule

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5 Ways to Style a Jumpsuit

For Work, Play, and Party! (I hear par-tay, but can't bring myself to type it in the title.) Happy day, reader dear! Thank you for the visit! And I pray that your day is lovely... I'm in the middle of pre-business trip craziness--trying to get posts lined up for whilst I am away at a… Continue reading 5 Ways to Style a Jumpsuit

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Tips for Styling Floral Prints: Redux

Florals for Spring? Say it isn't so! Happy day, reader dear! Today is spring! Woo hoo! I know a lot of people in our area who are getting impatient for warmer weather... Not so much me, because I know the ridiculous heat and humidity of a Georgia summer are not far behind. I'll take these… Continue reading Tips for Styling Floral Prints: Redux

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Spring Summer Trends 2019

Love 'Em or Leave 'Em? Happy day, dear reader! It's starting to feel like spring around here, and planning my spring capsule should be front of mind, but for some reason this year, it's not. Last spring I did an 80/20 Capsule, based on the Pareto principle, and normally I'd be chomping at the bit… Continue reading Spring Summer Trends 2019

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Pulling a Look Together with a Scarf

How to Accessorize? Part 1 Happy day, dear reader! Last week when I posted about packing for my trip to LA, I mentioned that after making my clothing choices, I throw in a handful of accessories because they pack a lot of style wallop in very little suitcase space, but that begs the question "Why… Continue reading Pulling a Look Together with a Scarf

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New Year’s Eve Style

1 Jumpsuit: 5 Ways Happy day, dearest reader! I pray you are having a wonderful week, and are getting some rest! New Year's Eve is almost upon us, so it's a good time to think about how to greet the New Year. I thought I'd look back at what I styled on Polyvore (RIP, Polyvore.… Continue reading New Year’s Eve Style