Do you feel as though your purse has turned into a bottomless pit of no return? Are you tired of wasting time rummaging for items, or losing items entirely? Then it may be time to get organizing. Take a look below at our sensible ways to organize your purse so that it can be more functional and effective for everyday use. And no worries, as getting your purse organized are easier than you may think. Let’s get started.
Dump it out.
That’s right. Flip that baby over and dump the entire purse out. It is the only way to truly purge it and make sure you can start fresh. If it is easier for you, dump the contents on a pillow case for easy sorting and less of a mess.
Utilize small containers.
Now, utilize small containers (Altoids tin, small tins, etc.) are perfect for keeping small items safe. They are great for holding hair accessories, change, small beauty products and accessories, and even mini first aid items. Label the tins so you always know the contents.
File your cards.
Now is the time to file your credit cards, debit cards, and store loyalty cards. Gather them all up and store them in individual wallet slots. You can use a simple label on each slot for easy identification as well. Discard any cards that are expired or you no longer use.
You will be amazed at how much of what is in your purse is trash. Now is the time to discard it. Get rid of everything from candy and gum wrappers to old receipts you no longer need.
Develop a paper system.
Have an envelope or coupon holder to hold your store receipts you need to save, coupons, memos, and more. Get into the habit of always filing these types of papers into the envelope.
Utilize make up bags.
Small zipper make up bags are great for keeping small beauty items, keys, change, and other small items safe. Place items in here that are at risk for damage.
Add simple clips to your keys, small wallets, loyalty cards, and other important items so you can easily clip them to inside or even outside zippers. This way they don’t get lost and are easy to grab in hurry.
Getting your purse organized can be so easy. It just takes a little patience but once you get started, you will find yourself on a roll quickly. Who knows, you may even find coupons, change, and gift cards you forgot you had! Score! Give these tips for getting your purse organized a try and see what a difference they can make.