• Color

    Color Inspirations

    Happy day, reader dear! Sometimes clients (or others who see wardrobe plans I have created) ask “How did you come up with that combination?” Well, I’m not always sure exactly where a particular one comes from, but I can tell…

  • Color

    Confused by Color?

    A Back to Basics Post Happy day AND year, reader dear! I hope yours are going well! If this is your first visit, Welcome! If you are returning, Welcome Back! It’s lovely to see you again. (Well, not quite see,…

  • Accessories

    Style Staple #7: A Colored Bag

    Wishing the happiest of days to you, dear reader! If this is your first visit, welcome! If you are returning, thank you for coming to see me again! We are finally at the end of this batch of Style Staples,…

  • Accessories

    Style Staple #3: A Colored Shoe

    Or Shoes! It usually works better when you wear two… Happy day, dear reader! Whew! We are more than midway through August, and I need to get thinking about blogging again. I’ve been on a blogging break this month for…

  • Wardrobe 101

    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,…

  • Color

    Style Myths: Black

    Happy day, reader dear! As you have already noticed (Because you closetplay readers are a bright bunch!) is that this is another re-post. August is my official 2019 blogging break. There are exciting plans in the works, with a surprise…

  • Capsule Wardrobing

    Fall Capsule Debrief

    Happy day, dear reader! It’s that time again! It’s the end of another capsule season (fall) and time to see what worked, what didn’t, and to take those lessons into the next season! Here’s a walk-through of how I go…

  • Color

    Back to Color Basics

    Happy day, reader dearest! This is week two of my blogging break (And the final wedding countdown!), so I’ve been keeping it simple and sharing some of my old posts combined in different ways to hopefully spark the imagination, and…

  • Capsule Wardrobing

    80/20 Capsule

    Happy day, dear reader! Seasons are changing here, and I am in the process of cleaning and storing my winter-only clothes, and starting to put together my spring capsule wardrobe. I grew up in a distinctly 4 season climate, and…

  • Color

    Colors and Neutrals

    Sometimes I feel like a Color Convert, or maybe a recovering Blackaholic. Either way, I have seen the light! (Horrible science pun, I know…) I appreciate all the colors of the rainbow, and feel obligated to spread the color gospel.…