It was just the other day I was talking with a few ladies who stated they have so many clothes in the closet it’s overwhelming. In the same conversation it became clear they have closets full of nothing to wear. I’m going to help you work through the closet issue and onto having a closet full of clothes that you love. A closet you are excited to get into each morning. The challenge is to have the right clothes in your closet and then each season to add additional pieces that update your style. A closet filled with clothes that give you ” I feel great in what I am wearing.”
So, here we go………. let’s talk about this and get you started.
Define your style.
This article isn’t about organizing, although you will see patterns start to emerge. We will organize and buy cute boxes and shelves another time. This article is about finding what you have in your wardrobe that works for you and makes you feel great about getting dressed in the morning. In order to do this, you need to clear out the unwanted unused items that are clogging up your space.
You will need to make a few notes here 1. You need to think about who you are. Write down three words that describe you.
2. How do you want your clothing to express you as a person? I’m serious, I’m flirty…… Write it down.
3. I want to feel __________ when I get dressed each day. 1.
the sun is shining in. Make sure you have some good music to listen to. Music is a great motivator. Get a few boxes or bags for sorting. (Toss, Donate, and Sell) Most everyone has heard of the 1 year rule. If you haven’t worn it in the last year it needs to go in one of the mentioned
Now let’s head to the closet. You have to be able to find that favorite top if you want to wear it. If all the clothing is jammed in, you have your work cut out for you. This I call, Closet Craziness! Here I suggest a few things before you tackle the closet. Brighten the room you are
working in. Natural light is terrific, and it makes you feel good when
Note: Take notes of pieces you are missing from your wardrobe. What are a few wants? Write it down while it’s hot on your mind.