• Style and Styling

    Styled Three Ways: Bow Blouse

    For Work Play & Party Hello, Reader Dear! Bows are everywhere! And we’ll see even more of them as the holidays approach. Because, well, bows have a thematic holiday connection, so let’s run with bows today. (Far safer than running…

  • Style and Styling

    Copycat Style: October 2023

    Green Trousers + Blue Shirt + Animal Print Happy Day, Reader Dearest! Whew. September and October have been a wild ride. I’ve had a lot of circus and monkey logistics to juggle and have been dressing most days from my…

  • Capsule Wardrobing,  Travel & Packing

    Fall 10X10 Capsule

    Challenge? Exercise? Activity? Happy day, Reader Dearest! I’m super excited about fall. And fall style! Because fall is my favorite season for dressing. Boots. Jackets. Scarves. Why else am I excited? Because this! OMGoodness. There are nighttime temps in the…

  • Style and Styling

    Copycat Style: April 2023

    White Jeans + Olive Utility Jacket Happy day, Reader Dearest! It’s mid-April. AND it’s BAAAACK! I’m trying to get back into the swing of SO many things. Like Copycat Style posts. If you are new to closetplay.biz, Welcome! It’s great to…

  • Wardrobe 101

    Spring Outfit Formula

    20 Pieces–Hundreds of Outfits Hello, Reader Dearest! Now that it’s officially spring AND since I’m the kind to take an idea and work it to death (Beyond death, possibly…), I decided (Like I mentioned in this post.) to try and…

  • Style and Styling

    Copycat Style: July 2022

    White Shorts + Blue Shirt + Brown Accessories Happy day, Reader Dear! As you read this, I am beginning my summer break. There will be a few posts scattered here and there throughout the month. I’m breaking the cardinal rule…

  • Style and Styling

    3 Spring/Summer Style Shortcuts

    Super Easy Warm Weather Outfit Recipes Happy day, Reader Dear! It happens to all of us. Those brain dead days where we have to cover our nakedness and just don’t have the energy. Often, that means throwing on something uninspired…

  • 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…

  • Style and Styling

    Style a Plain White Tee

    3 Winning Ways for 2022 Happy day, Reader Dear! Why a white tee? Because they are a warm weather staple for many a woman! Maybe you? AND you find a white tee on every Must-Have dressing list. Yes, those lists…