Personality Test: How You Fold Your Laundry

Add this to the "humor us" file: How you fold your clothes reveals deep, dark secrets about your personality. So says clutter coach Jamie Novak, author of The Get Organized Answerbook. See what type you are and how to make the most of it.
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THE METICULOUS FOLD

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You Are: Type A Personality

You're always on time, never forget a friend's birthday and store leftovers with those dated labels.

Some Advice: Being organized makes you feel accomplished -- but also prevents you from letting loose. Trick yourself into blowing off tasks by making a note to do them later.

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THE ROLL

You Are: The Imperfect Perfectionist

You have it together for the most part, but you're okay living with a few dirty little secrets.

Some Advice: You find it difficult to keep up the momentum when there's no pressure to finish. Get back to projects you've forgotten -- like that recipe book you were making -- by tackling them while watching TV or eating dessert.

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THE CRUMBLE-AND-TOSS

You Are: The Clutter-monger

You still have a packed suitcase from a trip you took last month -- and usually live out of the laundry hamper anyway.

Some Advice: Start small, with the junk drawer in the kitchen or one section of the closet. You'll probably find it refreshing to see your closet floor again.

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