Look Down (5 min)

Look Down How to Clean Your Closet in Less than 30 Minutes

End the game of shoe peek-a-boo

Whether you have a walk-in or a toe-in closet, bumping, tripping or worst of all—shoe-scuffing—is not cool. Don’t forget to look at the floors, not just the stuff hanging. It sounds obvious, but I’ve done it a million times before. That forgotten sandal—you know, the one half tucked in the ankle of capris—a pocketbook, a belt . . . I was shocked to find so many “missing” items on the floor. It was the Sally bin, the under-the-bed bin or yes, the trash bin. Voila. A floor I could actually see!

How about you? What have you done for your closet lately?