Organizing

How to Pack a Suitcase for a Weekend Getaway

Tons of expert secrets can help you to fit everything into a tiny carry-on. For starters: Line the bottom of the bag with shoes.

10 Items to Toss From Your Garage In the Next 30 Minutes

If your garage has become nothing more than a glorified storage closet, it might be time to declutter. Take a few minutes out of your day to get organized.

One Trick for Extra-Soft Towels

Rough towels are history, thanks to a little help from a simple pantry staple.

13 Closet Organization Tips That Really Work

Real Simple readers share their best tips for eliminating clutter. 

5 Tricks for Decorating a Small Patio

Decorating tricks to make a tiny backyard or balcony stand out.

31 Days to an Organized Closet

It’s time to tackle your messy, cluttered closet. Here, we show you how to do it one day at a time.

Genius Ways to Organize Your Everyday Accessories

They say accessories can take an outfit from good to great—but are you struggling to find a place to store those smaller items? Check out these stylish DIY storage ideas for sunglasses, scarves, hats, and jewelry.

Create a Cactus Centerpiece in 3 Easy Steps

The perfect way to decorate your table for the summer season.

4 Toy Storage Solutions Every Parent Should Know About

These clever containers will corral four common, constantly underfoot sources of kiddie clutter.

7 Stylish Doormats to Greet Your Guests

As the first line of defense against dirt, these mats will protect your home from the elements, but also welcome visitors.

7 Genius Closet Hacks to Get You Dressed and Out the Door Faster

You won’t know what to do with your newfound free time.