Who doesn’t have mounds of laundry sitting around waiting for you to put away?? Well not me!! I always seem to have crazy amounts of laundry that needs to be put away. But, on the plus side, I always have a place to put the clothes thanks to these space saving folding tips I have learned throughout the years!
Space Saving Folding Tips
Lay out shirt with front facing down. Then fold sleeves into the middle. Fold the bottom up 1/3. Fold the top over. Place in drawer standing up.
Longer pants- Fold pants in half. Then in half again. Fold in half one last time.
Shorter pants- Fold pants in half. Then fold waist over 1/3. Fold bottoms over. You end up folding 1/3 and 1/3.
Shorts- Fold in half. Then fold waistband to middle. Then fold over again.
Lay flat. Fold one side into the middle (about 1/3). Then fold the other side into the middle (about 1/3). Then fold the top of the shirt into the middle. Fold bottom over the last fold.
Fold pants in half. Then in half again. Fold in half one last time.
Lay socks together. Fold top over 1/4. Fold bottom into meet (about 1/4 fold). Then fold the entire sock in half. Store standing up in your drawer.
Lay flat. Fold middle up to touch waistband. Then fold left side on top of middle. Repeat with right. Store standing in drawer.
Lay flat. Fold 1/3. Then fold the other side 1/3. Fold in half. Store standing up.
Lay flat. Fold over 1/3. Then fold the other side 1/3. Fold towel in half. Then fold in half again. Store standing up in a bin.
Fold towel in half. Then fold top over about 1/3. Fold the bottom over the top. Fold in half.