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May Shopping List – Post Discarding and Onto Joy

With my closet now trimmed to those objects that truly spark joy, I realize that I had a need for a few more items to carry me through the summer months. Perhaps having a minimalist collection makes me more attached to what I own, so as I move away from fast-fashion to a highly curated… Continue reading May Shopping List – Post Discarding and Onto Joy

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Thoughts About The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up

Last year, before I became aware of Mari Kondo’s The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up, I started reducing my wardrobe and attempted to build a small capsule collection. I’ve discussed my purchases ever since this blog started, but these haven’t always been successful. Regardless, I thought I did a good job during this process, picking only the clothes I… Continue reading Thoughts About The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up

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The Perfect Striped Shirt – Small Trades

Ever since I read Marie Kondo’s “The Life-Changing Magic of Tiding Up” I’ve been really serious about only adding things that bring joy into my small capsule collection. Having been freed from the need to simply buy-buy-buy clothes so that I have something to wear, I’m really spending more time than I care to admit… Continue reading The Perfect Striped Shirt – Small Trades

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The Search for a Silk Top: Everlane

If you’ve been following my blog, it won’t come as a surprise that I have been considering what to pack for a coming trip abroad this July. I’ve, of course, created a spreadsheet with my packing list. This crystallized a realization that I might not be spring and summer ready clothing wise. I’ve made some… Continue reading The Search for a Silk Top: Everlane

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Best Cardigan Ever? Brora Cashmere Cropped Cardigan Review

Last month I used my purchasing budget to buy one thing only, as I move towards purchasing less and focusing on quality. That, perhaps, was one of the best decisions I made and it felt so wonderful to spend so little time fretting over whether or not I made the right choice. Let’s discuss.