• Style and Styling

    Simple Style 2019

    Happy 2019, dear reader! I hope your year is off to a fabulous start! If this is your first visit, Welcome! If you are a regular reader, Welcome back! You have no idea how much you are appreciated! As a…

  • Style and Styling

    The Myth of Effortless Style

    Happy day, dear reader! Google “effortless style” and you will get more than 67 million hits. So it’s no wonder I get asked about effortless style… Last December, when I was interviewed for our local paper, the (male) reporter asked…

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    Musings & Miscellany

    Happy Blogday to Me!

    Thank you, dear reader! We’re having a little party today here at closetplay.biz! Today is my blog’s first birthday (or first bloggiversary?), so to celebrate, I am sharing this past year’s most popular posts. I am pleasantly surprised to still…

  • Wardrobe 101

    What is Simple Style?

    simple simpler\ˈsim-p(ə-)lər\; simplest \ˈsim-p(ə-)ləst\ 1: free from guile : innocent 2a : free from vanity : modest   b : free from ostentation or display–a simple outfit 3: of humble origin or modest position–a simple farmer “Simple.” Merriam-Webster.com. Merriam-Webster, n.d. Web. 25 Mar. 2018. Welcome (back?), dear reader! Sometimes a client tells me that she (or he)…