how to instantly fake a clean apartment

7 tips to tidy in a time crunch.

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Throwing a party always sounds like a good idea, but the last minute rush to tidy your apartment? Not so much. Luckily, our friends over at The Cut are here to save the day with quick tips to making your space look spotless in just minutes. Think hiding dirty dishes in the oven and lighting a few candles.

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Alyssa Clough


Alyssa is a Brooklyn-based maximalist and vintage addict who is always on the hunt for something—a new piece of collage art, more plant babies, yet another ceramic vessel, you get the picture. Obsessions include bold accent walls, living a sustainable, eco-friendly lifestyle, and supporting female artists and makers. Find her on Instagram ignoring her phone’s screen time alerts.