Minimalism Archive

  • Money in Minimalism: From my perspective (Part One)

    Money in Minimalism: From my perspective (Part One)

    Tweet When I first starting embracing minimalism, I imagined a very stark, bleak life. No possessions, shaved head, you know.. all that stereotypical stuff. đŸ™‚ When I finally gave it a shot and did the following: gave up all my furniture and lived out of a […]

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  • Why aesthetics matter in minimalism

    Why aesthetics matter in minimalism

    Tweet I read an interesting article in the New York Times a while back called “Beauty and the Bento Box” It talks mostly about Japanese culture, and how they as a society have always had to get by on less natural resources so the culture […]

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  • Minimalist Designs (and wants!)

    Minimalist Designs (and wants!)

    Tweet I’ve been building up a list of these for a while, but haven’t gotten around to posting them. Enjoy! Hidden Bathroom tile storage Kind of neat. I’d be worried about water getting in and growing mould, but I suppose if you keep it out […]

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  • Why we should all work towards minimalist packaging

    Why we should all work towards minimalist packaging

    Tweet I am talking about pressuring companies to stop putting unnecessary packaging on items. I know some of it looks cute — plastic confetti, extra tissue paper — and some of it is even recyclable or eco-friendly, but the LESS that we put and have […]

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  • How I cleaned my closet

    How I cleaned my closet

    Tweet It’s a lot of time, like an entire intensive weekend, but totally worth it in the end when you look at your neat, organized closet. So here’s how I de-cluttered my wardrobe: 1. Tossed the following items: Torn Stained Irreparable beyond belief Unwearable 2. […]

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