Capsule Wardrobe

A minimalist winter capsule wardrobe

12.09.17

If I were a season I’d be winter. Cosy nights in, hot drinks on tap, wrapping up warm and ski trips make me secretly ache for those cold dark nights to arrive. For those of us with body issues (raises hand) we can all enjoy feeling slightly less self conscious too thanks to it being perfectly acceptable to wrap ourselves up in copious amounts of material.

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Minimalism

Note to self: it’s okay to love beautiful things

12.03.17

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I know clutter is bad for me. I know this to be true. I’ve lived with clutter and I’ve lived without it. I know the difference. I know how much better I feel in a spacious home that’s free from meaningless junk I kept just because I thought I should. I have more time, money and freedom thanks to living with less. That doesn’t stop me loving beautiful things, nor should it have to.

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Minimalism

Decluttering Tips Whether You’re Moving House Or Not

11.24.17

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If you’re signed up to my monthly letter or follow me on Instagram, you’ll know we’ve sold our house and we’re moving! I feel a weird guilty lucky feeling that we’ve found a dream home that ticks every single item on our priority list, but at the same time we’re in that really awful stage of not knowing if it’ll all go ahead smoothly. My natural reaction is to try not to think or talk about it as if this might actually be happening. If I think worst case scenario, anything else is a bonus.

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Capsule Wardrobe

Finding your personal style. How to do it and why it’s your secret weapon.

11.16.17

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When it comes to capsule wardrobes, the reason the thought of having so little stirs up those feelings of fear that come out in the form of questions like – ‘but what if I don’t have enough? and what if I change my mind?’ What if, what if, what if… is because we’re lacking confidence in our own personal style. We all have a personal style but like all hidden treasures, we have to find it. Let’s add this to the list of lessons I wish we were taught in school.

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