So the first “assignment” for decluttering was my closet. Since we have only lived in the house since August, there hasn’t been too much stuff that I’ve accumulated since I went through a major purge before we moved in. I also went through my clothes again right after Christmas, since I came home with practically a whole suitcase full of new clothes (thanks to my mother-in-law who took me shopping and encouraged me to try things that I normally wouldn’t try).
However, I had gotten pretty sloppy with just throwing things in my closet since they’d be out of the way. So my before picture: