Wardrobe

Don’t wash your jeans (and other fun facts)

In an era of fast fashion and moving¬†onto the next new season, it can be easy to overlook the value of quality clothing that will last you through the seasons. At month eight, I’m road-testing my clothing for longevity and I can tell you that my investment in high quality pieces are paying off. Not […]

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Wardrobe

Do your clothes critique you?

I’ve been busy reading Dale Carnegie’s book,¬†How to win friends and influence people, a recommendation from a recent workplace course I’ve been taking. I never realised that this book was actually published back in 1936 and when I discussed it with others, most people I spoke to had already read it. The first principle it […]

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Quote

Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication

1452. Leonardo da Vinci

Wardrobe

Reflections so far

I’ve now reached the beginning of week six of my ‘buy no clothes’ challenge. Although I haven’t documented my first month in January, I can reflect back on the challenges I initially faced over the past six weeks and start to unravel my previous habits. The first two weeks of any new ‘habit’ is the […]

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