• Color

    Summer Color Picks

    2022 Edition Happy day, Dear Reader! What colors say summer to you? Colors with a warm overtone? (The difference between overtone and undertone.) Brights? Pastels? White? Some combination of all of the above? I expect most people would lay claim…

  • Style and Styling

    Copycat Style: April 2022

    Jeans + White Blazer Happy day, Reader Dearest! Wow. That break was fabulous. I needed time to pause and reflect. Thank you for understanding. I’ll tell you more about what I was up to in a future post, but how…

  • Travel & Packing

    Packing for a Wedding: Part 2

    More Adventures in a Suitcase: New Jersey Happy day, stylish friend! As I write this, I am firming up the pack for my trip to see my bestie’s older son take a trip up the aisle with his beloved. That…

  • Color

    Style Obsession: Pattern

    Boden’s Flora Bloom in French Navy Happy day, reader dear! Let me start right off by saying this is NOT a sponsored post. Not in any way! I’m simply sharing a craving that has been flung upon me. Flung. F.…

  • Style and Styling

    EASY Holiday Style!

    Jeans + Top + … Happy day, reader dear! What’s new in your corner of the world? Are you getting out more, or is it time to circle the wagons again? Is December a busy month for you? Or do…

  • 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

    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…

  • Style and Styling

    Copycat Style: May 2021

    Statement Coat + Jeans + Striped Top Happy mid-May, reader dearest! If you are new to Closet Play Image, Welcome! I’m so glad you came! Pull up a chair and a cold drink and stay a while. Or if you speak…