Karin Socci of The Serene Home is a practitioner of bestselling author Marie Kondo's method of decluttering
by anne kristoff
Where to turn when you want to beautify your apartment — or get rid of clutter and pests DwellWell
212-460-9655 dwellwellnyc.com “Anyone can throw a label on a box,” says Sarah Hayon. “We do wellness.” Hayon and business partner Stacey Platt, author of “What's a Disorganized Person to Do?” are inspired by the intersection of function and design. The goal is for your space to be peaceful, inspired, and creative. In addition to decluttering and organizing, DwellWell offers personal-assistant and relocation services. Cut the Clutter
Upper East Side
646-734.3802 cut-the-clutter.com Natalie A. Schrier is a natural-born organizer. “I used to do it for fun,” she said. That's just how her brain works. In 2008, she decided to turn that innate ability into a job and founded Cut the Clutter. While she's busy year-round, Jan./Feb. brings an influx of New Year's resolutioners. She custom tailors her approach depending on the needs of the client. “People think their storage problems will be solved if they just buy bins.” People learn quickly that it's a little more involved than that. Skip the snafu step and give Natalie a call. The Serene Home
Upper West Side
646-872-1345 theserenehome.com Good news. Karin Socci believes, “If you LOVE all the shoes, keep all the shoes!” She is a practitioner of KonMari, New York Times best-seller Marie Kondo's method of decluttering which is rooted the basic tenet of keeping only items that “spark joy.” Clients love that Socci is supportive and non-judgmental when it comes time to organize and pare down. Socci also co-hosts a weekly “Spark Joy” podcast with fellow KonMari devotee Kristyn Ivey.