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Good things for organizing
Publication Information:
New York : Clarkson Potter, 2001.
Physical Description:
144 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Added Uniform Title:
Martha Stewart living.
Format :


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Central Library TX309 .G66 2001 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks-Oversize
Boston Free Library TX309 .G66 2001 Adult Non-Fiction Open Shelf
East Aurora Library TX309 .G66 2001 Adult Non-Fiction Home Improvement
Marilla Free Library TX309 .G66 2001 Adult Non-Fiction Home Improvement

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Who wouldn't like their living space to be more organized? Tapping into the popularity of the "Good Things" column in Martha Stewart Living , Good Things for Organizing provides practical, efficient, and pretty solutions for organizing just about everything, from spools of thread and the silverware drawer to your entire wardrobe and home office.

It is a law of nature: stuff accumulates. Good Things for Organizing shows how to live with stuff comfortably and creatively. In chapters organized room by room, Good Things for Organizing offers a wide range of ingenious ways to tame the clutter, from the basement to the garden shed.

With sections such as "Cleamng Up the Countertop" in the kitchen chapter, "Linen Closet 10" in the closet chapter, and "Organizing Correspondence" in the home office chapter, the editors of Martha Stewart Living have tested all of the possibilities and have created perfect solutions to the most frustrating organizing problems. Included are projects for every level of commitment, from tidying the junk drawer to building the right shelves to display a beloved collection.

Author Notes

Martha Stewart Living was first published in 1990. Since then, more than two dozen books have been published by the magazine's editors. Martha Stewart is the author of dozens of bestselling books on cooking, entertaining, gardening, weddings, and decorating. She is the host of The Martha Stewart Show, the popular daily syndicated television show.

Table of Contents

Part 1 Livingp. 8
Dishesp. 14
Cutleryp. 18
Pots and Pansp. 20
Countersp. 24
Pantriesp. 28
Recipesp. 34
Living Rooms
Booksp. 38
Shelvesp. 42
Art and Photosp. 44
Musicp. 50
Televisionsp. 52
Nightstandsp. 56
Closetsp. 60
Drawersp. 66
Cabinetsp. 70
Toiletriesp. 72
Towelsp. 74
Part 2 Working
Home Office
Desksp. 82
Boxes and Bindersp. 90
Bulletin Boardsp. 94
Craft Closetp. 98
Gardenp. 102
Utility Rooms
Laundry Roomp. 108
Linen Closetp. 112
Mudroomp. 116
Broom Closetp. 122
Storage Rooms
Atticp. 126
Basementp. 130
Garagep. 132
Shelf How-Tosp. 136
The Guidep. 138
Contributorsp. 141
Indexp. 142

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