The Fall Closet Cleanout: Tips from the Pros

The Fall Closet Cleanout: Tips from the Pros

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Nancy Mitchell
Sep 28, 2014
(Image credit: Kathryn Bacalis)

It's fall! The leaves are changing color, there's a delicious coolness in the air, and you're wondering how in the world you're going to get all those winter coats to fit in your closet. That's right — it's time for the semi-annual changing of the guard, from summer clothes to winter clothes. And it might also be time for a fall closet cleanout.

In this video, professional organizer Amelia Meena shares her tips for rotating your clothes on a seasonal basis... and cleaning out with a critical eye towards what you do and don't wear. (If you're unable to watch the video, the text version is here.)

From professional organize Fay Wolf, here are some suggestions for things that take up a lot of space, but are easy to clean out. You'll have more room in your closet in no time.

Wondering what to do with all those things you've decided you can live without? Here are Amelia's five favorite ways to give things away.

Thanks for watching, and happy weekend!

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