Have you ever organized a room and wondered "How am I ever going to keep it this way?"
Here are a few tips to help you with maintenance:
-Every day (or every few days) set a timer for 10-15 minutes and do a tidy session. Remove obvious trash and have a basket handy to fill with items that need to go to other rooms. Relocate the items from the basket when the timer goes off.
-It is always more fun with a companion. Get your family involved in the tidy session (make it a game) or ask a friend to come over to help with the promise of tea and cookies after.
-Make "rules" to keep the space tidy. Do you have a rule that flat surfaces should be clutter-free at all times? Is there a basket near the door to collect items to go elsewhere? Have you committed to only keeping the last 3 issues of each magazine you subscribe to?
Organizing is only half the battle, it's maintenance that makes that lasting impression. Good luck!
Here are some out of the box scarf storage ideas:
If you are a visual person, like me, and want to see pictures, find me on Pinterest (search Elizabeth Bremer) and view my closet organizing "Board." Good luck wrangling your scarves!
Liz Bremer, CPO