Join our community of Solution Seekers!

Shop Your Closet

There are dozens of new looks in there. Here, pros give pointers to help you see the same-old stuff in a brand-new light.

By Julee A. Wilson
Andrea Costa and Joe Lupo Jessica Antola

Weary of your wardrobe? Join the club. Peering into a closet can make a person feel oddly empty, despite the fact that the closet is (presumably) packed to the gills. Joe Lupo, a fashion consultant and a coauthor of Nothing to Wear? (Plume, $26,, and stylist Sarah Davidzuk help three women find new looks among the pieces they already own. 

The Studies

Shop Your Closet: Don’t Get Overwhelmed  
 Shop Your Closet: Let Work and Play Mingle
 Shop Your Closet: Build on What’s Right for You 

Read More About:Wardrobe Basics

Related Content


Fashion Basics

Build a well-balanced wardrobe: the basics to buy, the mistakes to avoid, and the rules to follow (or ignore).

What do you think about this article? Share your own solutions and ideas

View Earlier Comments

Quick Tip

Clear nail polish

To avoid lost buttons, dab clear nail polish on the threads of the buttons to prevent them from fraying and loosening. Get more tips.