• Style and Styling

    5 Ways to Style: A Man’s Shirt

    With Feminine Flair! Happy day, reader dear! We’re wrapping up a month ALL about styling! That may be obvious for a style blog, but to help keep the creative juices flowing, I switch the focus up each month just a…

  • Style and Styling

    Summer Style/Restyle: Vol 4

    White Jeans + Blue Shirt Happy day, reader dear! We’re officially on a roll! Four in a row. Saturdays that is… Summer Saturdays mean it’s time to look back at what I was wearing this week last year, pick an…

  • 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…

  • Style and Styling

    Easy Peasy Style Pop: Head + Scarf

    Installment 2 Happy day, reader dearest! Welcome to another easy peasy spring & summer style pop. There’s no real reason to pigeonhole this as spring/summer, btw. I think a headscarf is an amazing way to add color and personality to…

  • 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

    Friday Flashback 2020

    Volume 5: Jeans + White Top Happy day, reader dear! Welcome back to another installment of Friday Flashback, and a little break from our Back-to-School Blitz. If this is your first visit to Closet Play, Welcome! If you are returning,…

  • Style and Styling

    Copycat Style July 2020

    Happy day, dear reader! And you are ever so dear! So dear, as a matter of fact, that this post is coming to you hot on the heels of our Capri themed staycation. Because some readers have told me they…

  • Style and Styling

    3 Ways to Style: Denim Shorts

    OR Jeans Shorts! What do you call them? Happy day, reader dear! As the weather warms and the jeans find themselves shoved to the back of the closet (or drawer), the denim shorts emerge from their winter hibernation–ready to take…

  • Capsule Wardrobing

    Summer 2020 Capsule: The Edit

    Happy day, reader dear! Yes, last weekend might have been the unofficial start of summer, but I wasn’t ready to turn over my wardrobe to summer just yet. Maybe that’s because I know how long and hot summers usually are…

  • Capsule Wardrobing

    Spring 2020 Capsule

    Happy day, dearest reader! Welcome to March! I suppose I should have said that on the last post, but since I wrote it in February, I wasn’t feeling very spring yet. Now that March is here, I am starting to…