Organizing The Perfect Closet Once and For All 04/22/2019 You have discovered the best apartment. Natural light is streaming in through the windows, the kitchen are spacious, and you can't wait to relax in the garden tub. As you start putting your clothes into the closet, it becomes obvious you may have too many clothes. And shoes. Maybe your friend won the roomier closet, your significant other actually has more clothes than you, or the space is more awkward than you thought. Here are a few tips to make the most out of your closet space. Hangers over Folded Piles! Hangers are often accepted as a necessary evil. Acquiring hangers is a chore and not usually fun. However, the types of hangers you decide to use in your closet can increase or minimize space. Using velvet hangers will increse so much availability in your closet and they are not super expensive. Also, keep your hangers color-coordinated. It's all too easy to become distracted by mismatched hangers. Organize with a Purpose! After you've kicked your old hangers to the curb, organize your pieces by color as well as sleeve length. Tell me if this sounds familiar - sorting through shirts to find your go-to striped skirt. Organizing your closet from short to long is easy, but have fun with it! Don’t forget you’re the one who has to see it every time. Don't Think you can't Fold SOME Clothes! Not every piece must have a hanger. Your shirts, sweaters and jeans can all be folded into drawers or put away neatly on your closet shelves. Folding items will keep the closet volume workable. The difference between hanging and folded pieces will ensure you see your closet more readily. If there is Space, Use it! Take advantage of extra storage for the bottom half of the closet. Organize accessories or folded clothing in the cubbies and organize shoes underneath. If there is still capacity, the top [of|part of|area of]184] the organizer can be used. There is no dead space in a closet - only unused potential. Parting Shot... If space allows in your bedroom, a rolling rack is the quintessential +1 to any walk-in closet. Create a plan for your outfits either daily or weekly, use your best pieces as adornment, or just use the rolling rack as extra storage space.