Friday, March 28, 2014
Old Storage, New Organization
But what to do with the front of that organizer, now that it was all open? I decided to try using it for beauty storage, and it ended up being just the right size. I cleaned out a whole new drawer in my Sterilite organizer, and my desk and vanity organizer have never looked better.
I also realized that this is going to help me on my quest to take up less space and downsize my material possessions. I mean, you can see that every pocket here is pretty much full. That means that if I want to get something new, I'm going to have to make room in one of these pockets or in my vanity organizer. Decisions, decisions, hey? This low-buy is going to be even easier now, I'm sure of it!
The added bonus, for me, is going to be having everything I could need right out in the open. I think this is going to help me use some of my less-loved products more often, remember to wear perfume every day, etc.
The current arrangement for the door organizer pockets (which will probably be shuffled around a tad more as the month progresses) is:
TOP ROW: moisturizing gloves, samples, and extra hair things.
SECOND ROW: eyeshadow palettes, some things I may be purging, extra compacts, and powder blushes.
THIRD ROW: highlighters, pigments, glitters, and a powder blush.
FOURTH ROW: powder and cream blushes
FIFTH ROW: cream blushes and lip glosses
SIXTH AND SEVENTH ROWS: LIPSTICKS!!!
EIGHTH ROW: lipsticks and eyeshadows
NINTH ROW: skincare and a pocket for extra eye primers, liners, and mascaras
TENTH ROW: brushes, face masks, some perfume bottles, and pencils