• Color

    Color Inspirations

    Happy day, reader dear! Sometimes clients (or others who see wardrobe plans I have created) ask “How did you come up with that combination?” Well, I’m not always sure exactly where a particular one comes from, but I can tell…

  • Style and Styling

    9 Ways to Style: A Red Top

    Closet Playing with a Red Polka Dot Top… Happy day, reader dear! It seems like just yesterday that I posted my Winter Capsule. Okay, not yesterday, but it was only a week ago… And as I looked through the video,…

  • Wardrobe 101

    8 Questions to Ask B4 You Buy!

    Happy day, reader dear! Do you love to shop for clothing? Or hate it? I find most people are at one extreme or the other. With a new shoulder season fast approaching (fall for those of us in the Northern…

  • Accessories

    5 Reasons to Accessorize!

    Yes, the exclamation point is the equivalent of an accessory! Happy day, reader dear! It’s lovely to see you! If you are new, welcome! If you are returning, welcome back! In life, brains and actions don’t always align and plans…

  • Style and Styling

    Break Up Your Suit!

    NOT With Your Suit… Happy day, reader dear! How often do you wear a suit? My guess is not very. Most of us don’t anymore unless we work in law or finance. Many of us have one hanging in our…

  • Travel & Packing

    5 Things I Always(?) Pack

    Or: How to Get Really Versatile Style in a Suitcase Happy day, dear reader! While talking with Mr. CP the other evening, we realized that now that November is here, we are on a runaway train until after the new…

  • Travel & Packing

    Packing for New York

    4 Days/1 Backpack Happy day, dear reader! Hope you are having a peaceful day… I’m writing on Sunday, when I normally would be having a rest day, because, well, wedding. Between the trip to New York and trying to get…