"If at first you don’t succeed try, try and try again."

Perhaps you have known this pain: you find a perfect apartment, but there is no closet to be seen anywhere. Or there is one, but it is a two-foot-wide joke capable of holding only a vacuum cleaner and a very thin jacket. This isn't uncommon in apartments in older buildings, designed before we realized that everyone needed at least 25 changes of clothes. But you, with your modern wardrobe, have to deal with it. So take inspiration from these four real-life apartments, whose residents found smart ways to store everything with no closet in sight.

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The DIY movement is a re-introduction (often to urban and suburban dwellers) of the old pattern of personal involvement and use of skills in upkeep of a house or apartment, making clothes; maintenance of cars, computers, websites; or any material aspect of living.

DIY amongst the fashion community has become very popular. With the use of social media such as YouTube, a great number of people watch videos on a daily basis. YouTube has an array of DIY fashion videos from distressing jeans, bleaching jeans, redesigning an old shirt, and studding denim, just to name a few. This new trend is increasingly becoming more and more popular. There over 1,000 videos that individuals have posted demonstrating how to do those things. There are also other DIY videos that individuals could look up such as DIY jewelry, DIY room decor, and DIY hairstyles.