Closet Psychology 101: What Your Clothing Says About You

What is in a closet? Heaps of unworn clothing, dresses with tags still on them, an ex-boyfriend’s sweaters, or jeans that are too tight? Often what we find in a woman's closet gives us a peek into her personality, emotional state, fears or desires. How does a closet project who you are to other people, and more importantly, is your wardrobe covering up your potential? We spoke with Tracy DiNunzio, the CEO and founder of Tradesy, to give us a little insight about what exactly is lurking in our closets.


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    Your Closet is Filled With...Unworn Clothing (Tags Off)

    You may be having a difficult time leaving the past behind.

    "The most common thing I see is when most of the clothing in the closet is not being worn. That whole big pile of unworn clothing represents an unwillingness to let go of the past. It could be a mother who is holding onto her pre-baby wardrobe or just a person who never lets anything go because they think it might come back in style or that they might wear it again. These tend to be the anxious personality types who have a hard time letting go in general — they hold on to types of things like anger and fear."

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