Whether moving to a new city or moving in the Chicago area, preparing all of your clothing for moving can be a monumental task. Following are some tips to make sure your clothing makes a smooth move to your new place. Preparing To Pack Clothing Moving is a great time to declutter everything, especially clothing. The more you get rid of the less you will spend packing, moving and unpacking. There is no reason to waste your time, money or space saving and moving clothing that you will never wear again. The first step before packing is to go through everything to decide what to keep. To decide what to keep ask a few questions such as: Is this too worn? Does this still fit? Is this out of style?