We’ve Missed You!

Success in Style operations have reopened on a limited schedule. See hours and offerings listed below. Please check back for updates!

Client Services

Walk-ins: Tuesdays 11–3
Please submit our application before coming in.

Cherie Amour

Open by appointment
Schedule a bridal appointment here

Charity’s Closet, Phil’s Closet, First Picks

Open Saturday–Sunday 11-6
(No weekday hours)

Clothing Donations

General clothing donations are temporarily suspended.
Our 100% volunteer staff is currently foo few to match recent donation volume. We depend entirely on the generosity of our supporters and hope to resume donation collection very soon! Have you considered becoming a volunteer?

Wedding dress donations can be mailed or delivered in person. Please text or call 301-741-7451 or email us in advance.

COVID-19 Precautions

Please respectfully follow our COVID-19 precautions:

  • masks must be worn inside our locations
  • adhere to social distancing
  • hand sanitizing is required
  • Dressing rooms will be unavailable

Thank you for your cooperation!

Sustainable Fashion

By Mary Sheehan Warren As a nation, we in the U.S. generate an average of 25 billion pounds of textile waste a year. This comes down to almost 82 pounds for each of us per year. . . .


An Exciting Closet Safari

By Jeannette Kendall One may think that a favorite pastime of a fashion consultant is shopping—au contraire, mon ami! Don’t get me wrong, it’s a close second, but de-cluttering is what really warms my heart. Most . . .


Cherie Amour featured on WJZ TV Baltimore morning news!

Cherie Amour was profiled on WJZ-13 CBS Baltimore’s Morning Edition on October 9, 2019:



1.75 billion pounds of clothing finds its way into U.S. landfills every month… That’s 21 billion pounds of clothing in one year alone. Since September is traditionally the highest grossing fashion retail month, Success in Style . . .


We accept clothing, in-kind and monetary donations.

It’s all here . . . T-shirts to tiaras.

Fun and flexible volunteer opportunities.

Get suited on the outside. Gain confidence on the inside.

Connect clients to our suits and services.