Tips No. 217.Organize your jewelry boxes.Here are a few simple steps to declutter your jewelry box once and for all.a. Empty your jewelry box or boxes on a table.b. Can something be tossed out? Throw out any trash. Dump inexpensive chains, cheap and rusty costume jewelry, defunct watches, etc. Then, discard all earrings that have lost their mates. Remove broken jewelry that is not worth repairing. The rest that is worth repairing set aside and take to a jeweler.c. Next, sort your jewelry into two groups: the jewelry you use every day and the pieces of considerable value. As for the second group, store them in a safe-deposit box.d. Old jewelry with sentimental associations can be stored separately if possible.That’s it, your jewelry collection should be manageable from now onwards.
Tips No. 322. A catchall basket in a kids’ room.This is a clever idea to help your kids get organized in their room. Consider buying a large-sized decorative basket with a lid. Whenever your child leaves something lying around that doesn’t belong in the kids’ room, it goes into designated catchall basket. Put the basket into the corner of the room to save space. Clever!
Tips No. 344. Organize your junk drawer.If you have a junk drawer in your laundry room filled with clutter, it’s time to organize it once and for all. You can tackle this task today. Ready set go!a. Get four bags: "trash", "keep", "donate", and "other room". Bring all items together and divide them into one of these four bags.b. Turn the drawer into functional storage for your essentials. Here are some of them: paper towels, tissues, light bulbs, extra soaps, cleaning wipes, and so on.c. Use drawer dividers to reorganize your essentials, free up this useful storage space, and take control of your laundry room!