100 Things to Declutter Before 2019

September 19, 2018

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  1. Clothes that don't fit
  2. Extra hangers
  3. DVDs
  4. CDs
  5. Magazines
  6. Broken and otherwise unused Christmas tree ornaments
  7. Socks with holes
  8. Expired skincare
  9. Phone apps that suck your time
  10. Dead plants
  11. Keychains
  12. Souveniers
  13. Old, flat pillows
  14. Anything you won't repair
  15. Extra sheets
  16. Unloved pet and kid toys
  17. Excessive throw pillows
  18. Paint
  19. Phone books
  20. Worn out shoes
  21. Dried up nail polish
  22. Toiletries you wouldn't use up if you lived to be 182
  23. Outdated makeup
  24. Broken jewelry
  25. Art supplies
  26. E-mails from 2017
  27. Single use bullshit kitchen gadgets, like banana slicers
  28. Books you'll never read again
  29. Old movie ticket stubs
  30. Picture frames
  31. Toxic frienemies
  32. Burned out light bulbs
  33. Pens and pencils
  34. Dead batteries
  35. Duplicate tools
  36. Party supplies
  37. Extra pots and pans
  38. Expired food
  39. Magnets
  40. Instagram accounts you follow
  41. Bookmarks - inside books and inside your web browser
  42. Anything with toxic ingredients
  43. Receipts
  44. Wrapping paper and ribbon
  45. Sports equipment
  46. Election paraphernalia (after you vote of course)
  47. Plastic food containers
  48. Cleaning supplies
  49. Vases
  50. Itchy blankets
  51. Ironing boards
  52. Takeout menus
  53. Plastic bags
  54. Board games and puzzles
  55. Post-it notes
  56. Regret
  57. Belts
  58. Hosiery with runs
  59. Plastic straws
  60. Cracked dishes and glasses
  61. Cigarettes
  62. Purses
  63. Empty candle jars
  64. Unused furniture
  65. Expired medication
  66. Files on your laptop
  67. Old prom and bridesmaids dresses
  68. Glasses with your old prescription
  69. Photos
  70. Gifts you don't want
  71. Guilt
  72. Extra reusable bags
  73. Manuals and warranties
  74. Luggage
  75. Broken charging cords
  76. Combs and brushes
  77. Napkin rings
  78. Stuffed animals
  79. Plastic Easter eggs
  80. Membership cards
  81. Old electronics
  82. Beanie babies
  83. Hair ties
  84. Perfume
  85. Last year's Christmas cards
  86. Spices
  87. Extra shoe laces
  88. Baby clothes your 10 year old hasn't fit in in 9 years
  89. Screws and nails
  90. Scarves
  91. Promotional items like frisbees and t-shirts
  92. Coupons
  93. Unfinished projects and DIY supplies
  94. Buttons
  95. Old toothbrushes
  96. Uncomfortable underwear
  97. Empty boxes
  98. Loose change (go cash it in)
  99. E-mail subscriptions
  100. VHS tapes - looking at you, mom

Not an exhaustive list, obviously.  Just some areas for you to think about while you clear the clutter in anticipation of starting fresh soon.  Or at least to make space before Christmas arrivals.  Happy decluttering.


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