• Style and Styling

    Copycat Style: July 2021

    Pleated Skirt + Denim Jacket Happy day, reader dearest! It’s a new week here Chez Closet Play, and things are looking up. A little less writing is meaning more time for the people in my immediate world, and that is…

  • Capsule Wardrobing

    Summer 10X10

    Less Choice = Less Stress Happy day, reader dear! Whew. If you read last week’s post, you know that it was a bit bananas Chez Closet Play. And still is. (Hmmm. Maybe Closet Play Atelier is better? Do let me…

  • 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!…

  • Capsule Wardrobing

    Summer Capsule Wardrobe 2021

    Color Shift… Happy day, reader dear! Whew! Another season has whizzed by! Where did it go? I remember my in-laws visiting after son number three was born. We were deep in the sleepless nights season, and their visit was a…

  • Color

    Color Musings on Red, White & Blue

    Memorial Day 2021 Happy day, reader dear! Wow! It’s almost a new month. For those of you in the U.S., I wish you a peace-filled Memorial Day. This holiday (like many others) has been subsumed in the consumer chaos (AKA:…

  • Wardrobe 101

    Style Glossary: B

    Beret, Blouse & Blue Happy day, reader dearest! BIG B, little b, what begins with B? Barber, baby, bubbles and a bumblebee! Thank you, Dr. Seuss for starting me off again this month. I don’t know how Mr. CP and…

  • Style and Styling

    Hygge Style

    Do I make the Gettin’ Hygge with It… joke? No, I’ll skip it. Happy day, reader dearest! Welcome to 2021! Are things all better yet? At least it feels like a fresh start and there is some some hope on…

  • Musings & Miscellany

    Style Obsession: Aprons!

    November 2020 Happy day, reader dear! Every year around this time, I have a little problem. Who am I kidding, I have the problem all year long. I’m a mess. I know, when you see pictures of me on Instagram,…

  • Color

    Blue and Green Should Never Be Seen?

    Style Myth Busted Happy day reader dear! I need some help! I’m in a quandry. I have a few projects that need extra time through the end of the year, and I am in desperate need of a blogging break…