Is your space too small or is your stuff just too BIG?
This is where organizing comes to the rescue! Most people believe they do not have enough closets or storage solutions in their homes. But we have to start at the beginning on this journey and that means…
PURGE! PURGE! PURGE!
You have to ask yourself:
- “When was the last time I wore this?”
- “When is the next time I plan on wearing it?”
Not anytime soon? GOODBYE! Get rid of it. And you don’t need to just toss it in the trash, there are hundreds of places to donate to, or even a little sister or girl down the street who would love the new items in their closets!
Having the URGE to PURGE is great and all, but how often should I do it?
Here is your answer:
EVERY TIME THE SEASON CHANGES!
Some people like to organize or separate their clothes by season, box them up and only have the current season in their closet. Not you? That’s OK!
Here is a fun trick to purging:
Pick a start day, maybe the first of the upcoming month, turn all your hangers backwards (so it is not easy for the hanger to just come off the bar). This takes only a minute! When you wear that item out, take it out and hang it normally. In 6 months (or at the end season), any hanger that is still backwards, you know you don’t wear:
Stay tuned for more blogs to complete your closet organizing!