New Year, new wardrobe! At least, that’s what some of us style-minded folks like to believe. I’m seasoned enough now to know that an ALL-MAGICAL SUPER-BEST NEW YOU doesn’t just happen when the new year comes — but it’s still nice to do a quick, simple closet re-org and refresh.
Tidying and decluttering my wardrobe used to be a concentrated process — a few afternoons devoted to trying on clothes, tossing those that didn’t fit or didn’t suit anymore and then dragging the discard pile to a consignment shop or Goodwill for donation. These days avec l’enfant are quite different.
As part of my 2016 commitment to “mindful shopping,” I decided to embark on an epic closet cleanse. (I suppose the parlance du jour would be “closet detox.”) It’s been…interesting. Now, I’m a person who believes in the life-changing magic of cleaning out a closet. I last embarked on a