By Jane Asher
Updated Oct 13, 2017 @ 4:45 pm

Feeling overwhelmed with stuff? So are we. After a summer of letting things pile up and repeating the well-known mantra, "oh I'll just organize later," we decided it was time to bring in an expert for a major clean up.

Enter de-cluttering expert Marie Kondo, who graciously helped us clean out our desk area using her tried and true organizational methods and unparalleled skills. Step 1: start organizing everything by category so you know how much you have of books, office supplies, coffee mugs, etc.

Watch the video above to see the rest of the steps and how Marie Kondo transformed an office full of stuff to a clean and pristine workspace.