You dream of waking up and picking out that day’s outfit from a roomy walk-in closet. It’s well-lit and comfortable, almost like you’re hanging out in a fashionable boutique.
That’s the dream. The reality is that you keep your clothes in a cozy little wall closet. These closets may not be as generous as a walk-in, but they can still fill a functional need.
Let’s hear what closet designers have to say about organizing and maximizing your wall closet space.
Clothing too tight? Time to go
Closet designers say that a quick way to free up space is to get rid of clothing that you no longer wear or haven’t used in at least a year.
After that, zero in on pieces that are too tight, author and professional organizer Julie Morgenstern tells Real Simple.