I love hanging shoe bagsiStock/gillian08
In addition to shoes, I use them for gloves and hats in winter, for sunblock, sunglasses and goggles in summer, and for crafts, toiletries and makeup.
You’re going to be more motivated to get an area organized…iStock/pxhidalgo
…if you make some changes you can get excited about. When you’re doing your closet, for example, throw up a coat of new paint, put down some cool floor tiles or a rug, or add a beautiful fixture. It will make you want to keep it organized.
Ditch the cardboard.iStock/Jodi Johnson
One client asked me to help carry a bunch of cardboard storage boxes into her newly renovated house. As I opened the first one, out came hundreds of cockroaches. That’s why you should never use cardboard. You name the pest; I assure you it loves cardboard. Here are 12 more things minimalists would never spend money on.