• 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…

  • Color

    Style Myth Busted

    I Can’t Wear Red… Happy day, reader dear! And Happy Wear Red Day! February is Heart Health Month here in the US, and the first Friday of February is always National Wear Red Day. I don’t think I’ve met a…

  • 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,…

  • Style and Styling

    Friday Flashback 2020

    Volume 1: Blue Shorts + White Shirt Now that we’re well into summer, it seemed like a good time to revisit last summer’s Friday Flashback series in which looked back at an outfit from the same week a year before,…

  • Wardrobe 101

    Pattern Mixing

    Who, Why and How! Happy day, reader dear! We’ve reached the end of another week! That should mean we are one step closer to finding our way into our new normal and making forward progress instead of feeling stuck. At…

  • Style and Styling

    Winter Capsule Faves

    And Winter Capsule 19/20 Debrief Happy day, reader dear! Oops! Sometimes things get all out of order. Usually I try do a past season’s capsule debrief and outfit favorites right alongside the new season’s capsule inspo or choices post. That…

  • Style and Styling

    Rebellious Personality

    Style Personality Series Happy day, reader dear We’re making progress! Today’s post takes us past the halfway mark in our exploration of personality styles. As I mentioned in the introductory post to this series, there are seven basic style personalities, but NO…

  • Style and Styling

    Copycat Style February 2020

    Happy day, friend! When I was growing up in Wisconsin, I remember my mom saying “February is the cruelest month.” It remember bitter cold and grey for days on end. February may be the shortest month, but it always felt…

  • Style and Styling

    2019 Style Review

    Favorite Outfits of 2019 Happy end of the year, reader dear! (Oooh! Rhyming!) I don’t know where you stand on 2019; if it was a great year, or one you can’t wait to see the back of… I have quite…