Women's Style

3 Ways to Soften a Classic Look

Shift Classic and Let Your Personality Shine! Happy day, reader dear! Are you bored with your wardrobe? I think that may be the main complaint I hear from women about their closets... That, and that they need help thinning the crowd. (I LOVE both of these parts of my work!) Helping someone rediscover what they… Continue reading 3 Ways to Soften a Classic Look

Capsule Wardrobe

Spring 2019 Capsule Debrief

Lessons to Take into Summer Happy day, dear reader! It's that time again! Time to look back and forward at once. To see what worked for spring and what didn't. Ostensibly, to learn from both the good things and the mistakes, and to peek forward into what I'm feeling like for summer. As a reminder,… Continue reading Spring 2019 Capsule Debrief

Tips

Thanksgiving Dress-ing

People dressing! Not for the turkey! Happy day, reader dearest! Hope you are having a great week! Next week is Thanksgiving here in the US. There will be too much eating, too much shopping, too much family for some, and too much football for others. We keep it pretty understated here at Casa Closet Play… Continue reading Thanksgiving Dress-ing

Accessories

Balancing Jewelry and Glasses

How Much is Too Much? Happy day, dear reader! Today's post is for my daugther-in-law, Megan. We ran into each other at the bank, and she asked what I was writing about. That's usually her way of hinting that she wants to read about something, like when she wanted some inspiration for ways to style… Continue reading Balancing Jewelry and Glasses

Accessories

Statement Earrings

Happiest of days to you, my dear reader! Unless you've been in a cave for the past four or five months, I'll wager you've noticed the statement earring trend. I overheard a man at the big box store say that "Earrings sure look bigger than they used to!" You know a trend is big when… Continue reading Statement Earrings

Wardrobe 101

Elizabeth’s Wardrobe Makeover

 Elizabeth (Not Liz. Please.) is creative, feminine, and relaxed. She loves options and unusual color combinations. She doesn't want to be boxed into a particular style. Her work has a relaxed business dress code. Weekends, she ferries the children to their activities, and surprises the corporate crowd at her husband's social events. Always appropriate, but… Continue reading Elizabeth’s Wardrobe Makeover