All posts tagged: shopping

The Minimalist Wardrobe

The Minimalist Wardrobe: Workwear

Depending on your field of work, you may feel pressured to have several different dressing options ready in your wardrobe. If you work in a representative role, dressing appropriately is essential and the same may apply to specific sectors like finance or legal. Even if you have a classic office role, fashionable colleagues can urge you to keep up with your outfits. But how do you do that without buying new pieces every few weeks? Here’s how.

The Minimalist Wardrobe How to Downsize

The Minimalist Wardrobe: How to Downsize

When I first started getting interested in a minimalist lifestyle, not buying anything new wasn’t the big difficulty. I found it hardest to reduce what I already had. I somewhat followed my instinct, but looking back it could have been easier with more guidance. That’s why I decided to create this small guide to help you downsize your wardrobe. I started writing the Minimalist Wardrobe series on my former blog and have now decided to re-vamp the posts and continue with the series here.

The Minimalist Wardrobe Second Hand

The Minimalist Wardrobe: How to Buy Anything Second-Hand

One very vital part of living minimalistic and reducing your belongings is becoming more picky with what you buy. Even a minimalist will have to consume (read: buy) stuff every now and then. I believe, that buying second-hand is the best way to reduce your impact on consumption. For the past few years, I’ve tried to reduce the amount of stuff I buy more and more. When I do buy something, I try to buy it second-hand. After some difficulties figuring things out in the beginning, I consider myself a thrift pro now and sincerely believe that you can buy almost anything second-hand – yes, even that specific pair of shoes you’re craving.