- A single sweater, 12 ways
Donna Karan New York produces a sweater for women that is an unclutterer’s ideal multipurpose garment.
- Review: Real Simple’s 869 New Uses for Old Things
The editors at Real Simple magazine have put together a hardcover collection of multi-tasking equipment and suggestions to honor their 10th anniversary. The book, Real Simple: 869 New Uses for Old Things, is an alphabetical listing of unexpected uses for wine corks, olive oil, old jump ropes, Q-tips, salt, soap and hundreds of other common household items.
- Video tour of Jay Shafer’s 96-square-foot house
Take a video tour of a house smaller than some people’s closets.
- Let go of the past from your wardrobe
In Unclutter Your Life in One Week, I talk about setting guidelines for your wardrobe to help you decide what can stay and what should go. The eighth item on this list is “You should have an occasion in the next year to wear it.” Thankfully, none of the clothes I’m getting rid of meet this definition.
- Perfect time to organize your garage
Autumn reminds me of the time of year when my mother would predictably ask her three sons to clean up the garage.