Sunday July 12, 2020

New order: meeting a professional home organiser

Caroline Foran meets Vicky Silverthorn, who advocates the wellbeing benefits of an orderly home

2nd October, 2016
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An Ikea organised wardrobe

‘Daily socks at the front, fancy ones at the back and sports in the middle. No folding into squares; just ball and tuck the tails in!” This is precisely where Vicky Silverthorn – the author of Start With Your Sock Drawer, and a professional organiser – advises you begin when decluttering your home, with the ultimate end-goal of decluttering your mind.

We’ve long been told that a tidy home equates with a tidy,...

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