Do you hate to clean out your closet? Do you hang on to clothes far too long and then struggle to find anything to wear? Do you find that your clothes are wrinkled from being crammed into a space that is too small? Worse yet, do your clothes fall off the hangers and land in piles on the floor?...more
Project 50: Clothes Closet Clean OutNot all my Project 50 activities are adventurous out of the box epic journeys. This time I just dove into the darkness of two very messy closets. Time for a clothes closet clean out.This has been a long time coming. I have two clothes closets. I have a closet in my office room (former bedroom area) and I have the double rack in the guest bedroom. ...more
I’ve always wished that I could have an awesome walk-in closet.Instead of packing away my off-season clothes, they could all live together in harmony. I’d have all my jewelry displayed and all my shoes accessible. Maybe I’d even have a girlie chandelier hanging from the ceiling, along with a FULL SIZED mirror leaning against the wall.Yeah, that’s the dream.So, when this month’s catalog from The Container Store my heart went pitter-pat. Check out the cover:...more
What every girl needs is a spacious, well-organized closet, right? Well, at least I have one of those things! Just after Christmas, I knew I needed to do a major clean-up and clean-out in my closet!...more
we moved to a new place a few months ago and...
we took out a wet bar and added a closet - mostly because i didn't have one...
apparently our "master bedroom" used to be a den of sorts...
hence the wet bar.
Purging clothes from your overstuffed closet is difficult. You throw out more than just clothes—you discard memories. The questions below will help guide your decisions as you go through the painful process.Have I Worn It in the Last Year?...more
I'm a slob. I admit it. I'm not proud of it; in fact, it drives me crazy. Clutter stresses me out, and yet ... I just let it pile up because finding the time to clean it all stresses me out, too. It's a vicious cycle....more
It's a new year and the perfect time to organize your closet!I know it doesn't sound like a lot of fun but I have five tips that will make it seem painless, and, I promise, you'll have less trouble getting dressed in the morning. And I'm not recommending one of those thousand dollar closet systems either!
1. Bite the bullet, throw out the plastic and wire hangers and get some of those flocked ones like these from Bed Bath and Beyond...more
My little guy is now sleeping in the toddler bed version of his crib. This means that the front part of his crib is no longer necessary. I suppose I could have put it up in the attic, but that would have been too easy. I was determined to make use of it somewhere else in the house....more