Closet Spring Cleaning Tips

closet_cleaningCleaning out your closet and getting it spring and summer ready doesn’t need to be painful.  We all know how hard it is to sweep away the old sometimes, which is why Real Style is here to help you refresh your life with these few steps to cleaning your closet for the spring season!

1.  Get a Party Started!

Trust us when we say that if you’re not having fun, you’re not going to get any cleaning done.  It’s important to create a light and stress-free environment or you’ll find yourself easily getting flustered in the clutter of all your clothes.  So open up that window, crank up your favourite tune and have fun. There’s no better way to make cleaning  your closet a fun experience!

2.  Yes or No? Tough Decisions For Optimum Closet Organization.

Once you’ve set the perfect closet cleaning mood, it’s time to dive in and start digging.  This is always the hardest part when it comes to cleaning out your closet, asking yourself yes or no?  Let’s face it ladies, we all seem to hold on to clothing we know we’ll never wear, but just can’t seem to let go of.  Well we’re here to tell you to stand firm and be strong!  Rule of thumb if you haven’t worn it in a year, then chances are good it’s never going to happen .  Deem it a no, then off to donation it goes and don’t look back.

3. Group It. How To Organize Your Clothes.

Once you’ve passed the hard part of deciding what stays and what goes, don’t worry, it gets easier from this point!   It’s now time to divide up and decide how you want your clothing organized.  Some people like having their closet colour coordinated, others just like grouping like-garments with each other like pants with pants and dresses with dresses.  However way you like it, just start separating and making piles.

4. Get Creative And Use Closet Accessories

Don’t fret, you’re almost there!  Now that you’ve divided up your clothing, all you need to do is place it into your closet.  Think about how you want it organized and whether or not you need to make a quick trip to Ikea!  Keep up the closet cleaning and get organized with closet accessories such as: shelf hangers, bins and hooks to give your closet some personality of its own.  Don’t be afraid to get a little creative and use out of the box closet accessories such as shoe hangers on the wall and innovative belt hangers, it’s what makes your closet fun and interesting!

5. Love it And Embrace it! 

And there you have it, a clean new closet and fresh new start for the spring season!  We all need to revamp our lives sometimes and cleaning and organizing your closet is the perfect way to do so.  It makes you feel fresh and excited for something new and now all that’s left to do is to maintain and just enjoy it, at least until next spring season rolls around!

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