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Getting organized is easier than you think.

We clear the clutter and simplify

so you can spend time doing the things you love!

How we do it?

We simplify with S.O.U.L.

“Laura was a life-saver when she organized my closet!”

“I was having a really hard time getting rid of anything, and she helped me realize that I didn’t need a lot of what was cluttering up my closet. I slept better after working with Laura, knowing that there was less extra junk in my life! Everyone should spend a few afternoons with Laura and see how much better their homes (and their lives) can be!”
-Shelly

SIMPLIFYING YOUR LIFE, ONE SPACE AT A TIME

Organized by Ellis is a professional organizing company with a team of organizers trained to help you live an uncluttered life. Our approach is to create customized solutions that fit you, your items and your life.  We can transform your kitchen, pantry, garage, closets or playroom or whatever space is driving you crazy. The OBE process is tailored to give you beautiful, practical and sustainable results. Give yourself the ultimate gift . . . more time in your life to do the things you love.

Laura Ellis, founder of Organized by Ellis and creator of the Simplify with S.O.U.L.™ method. Laura is the past President of the Los Angeles chapter of the National Association of Productivity and Organizing Professionals (NAPO). She served on the Board of Directors of NAPO LA for 5 years.

Latest Blog Posts

Organizing Cheat Sheet

“50 Easy Things you can Toss Today”
(it’s painless… we swear!)

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Happy Friday everyone! Planning a closet cleanout this weekend?

Getting rid of items you don't use anymore? Consider donating them to a charity of your choice!

Donating your items can:
💙Help provide for those with limited resources
💚Nourish the environment by cutting down on landfill waste 
🤍Support those in reintegration + rehabilitation programs

Fun Fact!:
~ You can deduct your charitable contributions from your taxes if you wish to do so~

Here are a few places we donate to regularly: 
🤍 Out of the Closet 
💚 Salvation Army 
💙 Beit T'Shuvah Recovery Center #organizedhomes #organizedclosets #organizedcloset #tidyhome #tidyhometidymind #organizedhome #tidyhomes #professionalorganizer #professionalorganizers #donations #donationsaveslives
Happy Friday everyone! Planning a closet cleanout this weekend?

Getting rid of items you don't use anymore? Consider donating them to a charity of your choice!

Donating your items can:
💙Help provide for those with limited resources
💚Nourish the environment by cutting down on landfill waste 
🤍Support those in reintegration + rehabilitation programs

Fun Fact!:
~ You can deduct your charitable contributions from your taxes if you wish to do so~

Here are a few places we donate to regularly: 
🤍 Out of the Closet 
💚 Salvation Army 
💙 Beit T'Shuvah Recovery Center #organizedhomes #organizedclosets #organizedcloset #tidyhome #tidyhometidymind #organizedhome #tidyhomes #professionalorganizer #professionalorganizers #donations #donationsaveslives
Happy Friday everyone! Planning a closet cleanout this weekend?

Getting rid of items you don't use anymore? Consider donating them to a charity of your choice!

Donating your items can:
💙Help provide for those with limited resources
💚Nourish the environment by cutting down on landfill waste 
🤍Support those in reintegration + rehabilitation programs

Fun Fact!:
~ You can deduct your charitable contributions from your taxes if you wish to do so~

Here are a few places we donate to regularly: 
🤍 Out of the Closet 
💚 Salvation Army 
💙 Beit T'Shuvah Recovery Center #organizedhomes #organizedclosets #organizedcloset #tidyhome #tidyhometidymind #organizedhome #tidyhomes #professionalorganizer #professionalorganizers #donations #donationsaveslives
Happy Friday everyone! Planning a closet cleanout this weekend? Getting rid of items you don't use anymore? Consider donating them to a charity of your choice! Donating your items can: 💙Help provide for those with limited resources 💚Nourish the environment by cutting down on landfill waste 🤍Support those in reintegration + rehabilitation programs Fun Fact!: ~ You can deduct your charitable contributions from your taxes if you wish to do so~ Here are a few places we donate to regularly: 🤍 Out of the Closet 💚 Salvation Army 💙 Beit T'Shuvah Recovery Center #organizedhomes #organizedclosets #organizedcloset #tidyhome #tidyhometidymind #organizedhome #tidyhomes #professionalorganizer #professionalorganizers #donations #donationsaveslives
3 days ago
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We had so much fun designing this pantry for our clients!💡

This is a sneak peak. More to come from this fun project, soon.

Meanwhile...

🍎🍊 Pro tip! If you're not a fan of the look of labels, put them on the bottom. Or turn the jars with the labels facing backwards🍋🫒
We had so much fun designing this pantry for our clients!💡 This is a sneak peak. More to come from this fun project, soon. Meanwhile... 🍎🍊 Pro tip! If you're not a fan of the look of labels, put them on the bottom. Or turn the jars with the labels facing backwards🍋🫒
4 days ago
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Tired of spending your mornings digging through your makeup bag? 😡

💅It's time to level up your cosmetic station

💄Our favorite way to store cosmetics is with clear stackable drawers + labels! 

🧼Containing cosmetics in sectioned drawers keeps your cosmetics clean + sanitary

This power duo makes your makeup easy to find + guarantees for 
✨ stress free ✨ mornings ✨ 
leaving you more time to start your day  c a l m l y

 #tidyhometidymind #organizedcloset #organizedclosets #organizedhome #organizedhomes #tidyhome #tidyhomes
Tired of spending your mornings digging through your makeup bag? 😡

💅It's time to level up your cosmetic station

💄Our favorite way to store cosmetics is with clear stackable drawers + labels! 

🧼Containing cosmetics in sectioned drawers keeps your cosmetics clean + sanitary

This power duo makes your makeup easy to find + guarantees for 
✨ stress free ✨ mornings ✨ 
leaving you more time to start your day  c a l m l y

 #tidyhometidymind #organizedcloset #organizedclosets #organizedhome #organizedhomes #tidyhome #tidyhomes
Tired of spending your mornings digging through your makeup bag? 😡

💅It's time to level up your cosmetic station

💄Our favorite way to store cosmetics is with clear stackable drawers + labels! 

🧼Containing cosmetics in sectioned drawers keeps your cosmetics clean + sanitary

This power duo makes your makeup easy to find + guarantees for 
✨ stress free ✨ mornings ✨ 
leaving you more time to start your day  c a l m l y

 #tidyhometidymind #organizedcloset #organizedclosets #organizedhome #organizedhomes #tidyhome #tidyhomes
Tired of spending your mornings digging through your makeup bag? 😡 💅It's time to level up your cosmetic station 💄Our favorite way to store cosmetics is with clear stackable drawers + labels! 🧼Containing cosmetics in sectioned drawers keeps your cosmetics clean + sanitary This power duo makes your makeup easy to find + guarantees for ✨ stress free ✨ mornings ✨ leaving you more time to start your day c a l m l y #tidyhometidymind #organizedcloset #organizedclosets #organizedhome #organizedhomes #tidyhome #tidyhomes
5 days ago
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it's time to spill the tea! 🍵 ...and coffee😜

🍵 whether you drink tea or coffee
🫖 like it sweet or black
☕ just make sure it's easy to use

cause I  don't know about you, but nothing messes with my morning routine! 

#organizedhome #tidyhomes #tidyhome #organizedhomes #organizedcloset #tidyhometidymind #organizedclosets #organizedcloset #tidyhometidymind #organizedclosets #organizedhomes #organizedhome #tidyhomes #tidyhome
it's time to spill the tea! 🍵 ...and coffee😜

🍵 whether you drink tea or coffee
🫖 like it sweet or black
☕ just make sure it's easy to use

cause I  don't know about you, but nothing messes with my morning routine! 

#organizedhome #tidyhomes #tidyhome #organizedhomes #organizedcloset #tidyhometidymind #organizedclosets #organizedcloset #tidyhometidymind #organizedclosets #organizedhomes #organizedhome #tidyhomes #tidyhome
it's time to spill the tea! 🍵 ...and coffee😜

🍵 whether you drink tea or coffee
🫖 like it sweet or black
☕ just make sure it's easy to use

cause I  don't know about you, but nothing messes with my morning routine! 

#organizedhome #tidyhomes #tidyhome #organizedhomes #organizedcloset #tidyhometidymind #organizedclosets #organizedcloset #tidyhometidymind #organizedclosets #organizedhomes #organizedhome #tidyhomes #tidyhome
it's time to spill the tea! 🍵 ...and coffee😜 🍵 whether you drink tea or coffee 🫖 like it sweet or black ☕ just make sure it's easy to use cause I don't know about you, but nothing messes with my morning routine! #organizedhome #tidyhomes #tidyhome #organizedhomes #organizedcloset #tidyhometidymind #organizedclosets #organizedcloset #tidyhometidymind #organizedclosets #organizedhomes #organizedhome #tidyhomes #tidyhome
6 days ago
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☁️There's nothing better than a fresh set of towels☁️

Do you prefer to trifold your towels or roll them? We love a good roll!
☁️There's nothing better than a fresh set of towels☁️

Do you prefer to trifold your towels or roll them? We love a good roll!
☁️There's nothing better than a fresh set of towels☁️ Do you prefer to trifold your towels or roll them? We love a good roll!
7 days ago
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Nothing says satisfying like an ASMR moment! 😍

✨For these custom shower 🚿 bottles we pulled out our handy dandy vinyl cutter to take matters into our own hands 🧼 

DIY for the win! 🤩
Nothing says satisfying like an ASMR moment! 😍 ✨For these custom shower 🚿 bottles we pulled out our handy dandy vinyl cutter to take matters into our own hands 🧼 DIY for the win! 🤩
2 weeks ago
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How do dishes work together so well? They SINKchronize! 🍽️

 🥣Here's a few dish + glassware organization tips 🥣

🍴 stack bowls + plates 
🍴 keep like with like
🍴 stand trays up by using dividers
🍴 add shelf risers to utilize vertical space
How do dishes work together so well? They SINKchronize! 🍽️

 🥣Here's a few dish + glassware organization tips 🥣

🍴 stack bowls + plates 
🍴 keep like with like
🍴 stand trays up by using dividers
🍴 add shelf risers to utilize vertical space
How do dishes work together so well? They SINKchronize! 🍽️

 🥣Here's a few dish + glassware organization tips 🥣

🍴 stack bowls + plates 
🍴 keep like with like
🍴 stand trays up by using dividers
🍴 add shelf risers to utilize vertical space
How do dishes work together so well? They SINKchronize! 🍽️ 🥣Here's a few dish + glassware organization tips 🥣 🍴 stack bowls + plates 🍴 keep like with like 🍴 stand trays up by using dividers 🍴 add shelf risers to utilize vertical space
2 weeks ago
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Create a special spot for your hobbies.

🍽️ this baking nook is a great example of creating the perfect spot to get creative
🤍 keep all the items you use and access for your hobby, close by
🤍 keep items easy to reach, easy to use and easy to put back

🍽️ it's all in the power of simplicity!
Create a special spot for your hobbies. 🍽️ this baking nook is a great example of creating the perfect spot to get creative 🤍 keep all the items you use and access for your hobby, close by 🤍 keep items easy to reach, easy to use and easy to put back 🍽️ it's all in the power of simplicity!
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💙Labels! 💚Labels! Labels! 🤍

We can't stress enough how helpful they are! 

They really are one of the simplest ways to upkeep an organized area.🧹 

Not only will you know where everything goes, but so will the entire family! 

Happy organizing!🙂
💙Labels! 💚Labels! Labels! 🤍

We can't stress enough how helpful they are! 

They really are one of the simplest ways to upkeep an organized area.🧹 

Not only will you know where everything goes, but so will the entire family! 

Happy organizing!🙂
💙Labels! 💚Labels! Labels! 🤍 We can't stress enough how helpful they are! They really are one of the simplest ways to upkeep an organized area.🧹 Not only will you know where everything goes, but so will the entire family! Happy organizing!🙂
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🥜Home is where the snacks are!!🥜

Our best tip for pantry organizing? Don't skip the sorting and editing!
Check those expiration dates! You know you have cookie ingredients from last Christmas!

🥨after everything is sorted + edited - THEN contain items

And that's how you create a maintainable snack system 🥨
🥜Home is where the snacks are!!🥜

Our best tip for pantry organizing? Don't skip the sorting and editing!
Check those expiration dates! You know you have cookie ingredients from last Christmas!

🥨after everything is sorted + edited - THEN contain items

And that's how you create a maintainable snack system 🥨
🥜Home is where the snacks are!!🥜 Our best tip for pantry organizing? Don't skip the sorting and editing! Check those expiration dates! You know you have cookie ingredients from last Christmas! 🥨after everything is sorted + edited - THEN contain items And that's how you create a maintainable snack system 🥨
3 weeks ago
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