How To Buy Less And Support Ethical Fashion

We live in a consumer society where the media and advertising industry is telling us that we lack something in our lives, which can only be fulfilled through purchasing a product. In the Fashion Industry, fast fashion is constantly encouraging consumers to buy clothes they don't necessarily need. I've previously written about minimalism, because I … Continue reading How To Buy Less And Support Ethical Fashion

How To Consume Less And Live More Abundantly

We live in a consumer society that tells us that more is not enough, and that we are always constantly needing more. We need to update our technology, buy this product to be happy and wear this to fit in. There is so much clothing, technology, food and so forth that are disposed of in … Continue reading How To Consume Less And Live More Abundantly

How To Embrace Minimalism In Your Closet

The truth is I used to have many pieces of clothing that I never got around to wearing very often. I would buy a lot of clothes during the year, only to end up giving them away by the end of it. It makes me think back to how much I could of saved if … Continue reading How To Embrace Minimalism In Your Closet

Staple + Cloth Vice Versa Collection 2017

Staple + Cloth recently launched their new season collection, Vice Versa. The event was held tonight in their Ponsonby Boutique, with each piece of clothing made in New Zealand. The Slip Dress and Jacket are my favourite, and the fabrics are sleek to touch. The wonderful thing about this collection is the versatility of dressing from day … Continue reading Staple + Cloth Vice Versa Collection 2017

A Minimalists Journey In Fashion And Lifestyle

If we go back in time, I was 14 when I started my first job at a cafe, and this meant taking responsibility for buying some of my own things. As a country girl, we would go into the city 2-4 times a month. I remember feeling satisfied with being able to buy my own … Continue reading A Minimalists Journey In Fashion And Lifestyle

Style File: Sara Donaldson From Harper & Harley

Sara Donaldson from Harper & Harley was one of the first bloggers I discovered several years ago, and as someone who wears black most of the time, I could relate to her minimal style. Sara wears a colour palette of mainly black, white, grey, camel and denim. She has a minimal style that reflects and shows … Continue reading Style File: Sara Donaldson From Harper & Harley

Why Do Some People Often Wear Black?

Fashion speaks in a way that allows one to express themselves without having to say a word. It's an expression of personal style. It's a way of presenting ourselves to the world, the way we see ourselves or the way we might like to be portrayed. I wear what I feel most myself in, and … Continue reading Why Do Some People Often Wear Black?

Book Review: L’art de la Simplicité

If I could wrap up this book as simply as possible, I would say that it was truly inspiring, enlightening and gives us a pinch of a reminder for what we already know deep inside. Living life each day is an experience that all 7 billion of us have. If you have ever questioned "What is the meaning … Continue reading Book Review: L’art de la Simplicité

Minimalism: Living Life With Less Things

I was reading an article this morning from womankind, which really spoke to me, and made me reflect on the question of "How much do we really need?". I recently purchased a book called How to live more with less, because minimalism has always been something I value when it comes to living a more … Continue reading Minimalism: Living Life With Less Things