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How To Organize Your Fridge Like A Boss

I’m the type of person who constantly looks for household spaces to improve: I want a better-organized desk, better-organized cabinets, better-organized closets. But the one household space that drives me…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | January 15, 2015 - 10:00 am

A Resource List For Your Home Organization Resolution

So, you want to get your stuff organized in 2015 but you have no idea where to start? I feel you. I’m the kind of person who has a tendency…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | December 30, 2014 - 3:00 pm

10 Things You Should Always Buy In Bulk

I’ve been trying really hard to live a more minimalist lifestyle lately. I’m super choosy about the clothes I buy, have been cutting down on clutter like whoa, and am…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | June 17, 2014 - 10:00 am

Home Inspiration: Taming My Office Trouble Spots With TJ Maxx

When TJ Maxx got in touch and asked if I’d like to be part of their Spring Organization Challenge, I jumped at the chance. The mission: pick out a few…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | March 20, 2014 - 9:00 am

Keeping Track Of Your To-Do List? Easy As Pie!

I would be lost without my daily to-do list, but I’m not a very linear person, so sometimes just jotting down my tasks one after the other doesn’t really resonate…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | April 30, 2012 - 11:40 am

6 Tips To A Cleaner Closet

You have too much stuff, girl. And worse than that, you don’t even know what you have. Figure that out, and declutter your life, by cleaning out and organizing your…

Julie Gerstein | January 17, 2012 - 9:00 am

How To Be Organized: What The Average Purse Weighs And How To Organize It

“Do you have a pen?” my friend asked.
“Yeah sure, just go into my purse,” I said.
But what my friend found wasn’t a pen, but approximately 5…

StyleList Home | December 17, 2011 - 11:30 am

6 Distinctive DIY Jewelry Displays

There’s nothing worse than a tangled mass of necklaces and earrings crammed in a box. Do your lovely accessories justice with these unique jewelry display ideas that range from understated…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | August 25, 2011 - 5:00 pm

5 Reasons To Organize Your Closet This Weekend

As I confessed last week, I am a slob, which means my closet usually looks slightly more messy than planet Earth in “Wall-E.” Thanks to a hectic schedule these past…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | August 19, 2011 - 5:00 pm

Wheel Of High-Heeled Fortune

Not having enough room for my shoes (or my clothes or my cosmetics or my anything) in my small studio is a major source of stress in my life, because…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 15, 2011 - 12:40 pm

Never Lose Another Pen

I live in constant fear that one day I will open a kitchen drawer or a hall closet and every pencil, pen, and bobby pin I’ve ever lost will come…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 23, 2011 - 12:40 pm

Awesome Affordable Etsy Find: Never Lose Another Pen

I live in constant fear that one day I will open a kitchen drawer or a hall closet and every pencil, pen, and bobby pin I’ve ever lost will come…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 20, 2011 - 4:41 am

Pretty In Pantone

Winter is about gray and drab colors. But it doesn’t have to be thanks to these Pantone-themed tin boxes. Add some color to your life with these handy and decorative…

Leonora Epstein | November 29, 2010 - 2:50 pm

Leaf Cord Ties: Functional Or Frivolous?

Keeping electronics’ power cords organized is really annoying, so we’ve gotten in the habit of wrapping them up with rubber-bands. The nice thing about rubber-bands is that they don’t cost…

Catherine Strawn | May 23, 2010 - 7:00 pm

What The State Of Your Purse Says About You

Now, here’s a fashion phrase I’ve never heard before: handbag maxim. HANDBAG MAXIM: n./phrase, pron. hand-bag: hand-bag mak-sim: A universally applicable rule that says the state of the organization (or…

Bianca Posterli | April 21, 2010 - 11:50 am

Random Uses For Shower Caps

Travel much? HotelChatter wants to give you some suggestions on how to recycle or get the best use out of hotel shower caps. Some of these suggestions are actually pretty…

Leonora Epstein | April 16, 2010 - 4:20 pm

How To Organize Your Accessories

It took me three hours, but I finally tamed the mess of shoes, belts and bags that had been holding my room hostage for weeks. I live in New York,…

Lily Q | April 12, 2010 - 6:00 pm

The Last 31 Days Of 2008: Organize Or Clip Your Magazines

I’m a collector of many things, like shoes, Barbie dolls and magazines (I still have the first issue of Lucky). I never really notice my magazine stacks until I’m trying…

Annika Harris | December 5, 2008 - 1:30 pm

Crave: Wheel Of High-Heeled Fortune

Not having enough room for my shoes (or my clothes or my cosmetics or my anything) in the small apartment I share with the feef* is a major source of…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 27, 2008 - 4:00 pm