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A (Fairly) Painless Guide To Decluttering Your Wardrobe

Is your wardrobe so full it's about to burst? Or do you keep shopping for new items, but never actually throw anything out? If you've been wanting to clear out your wardrobe but find Marie Kondo's art of decluttering too extreme, then check out this simple (and less painful) guide.

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Many of us suffer from this problem: we’re constantly bored of the clothes we have, end up shopping for more, and now have a closet that is messy, overstuffed and totally disorganised. This is a serious problem – not only is this an eyesore, it makes it hard for us to get dressed in the morning, when everything is all over the place.


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Beyond that, having to deal with such a mess constantly can also affect our mental well-being – after all, a clean, ordered and unfussy living space is essential to making our lives as easy as possible. Coupled with the onset of the minimalist movement, decluttering has become a hot topic, and with good reason. Here, we highlight the steps you can take to make your wardrobe functional again.