Spring 2022 Capsule Wardrobe

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Even though it’s still cool out here, I’m so ready for spring and was thrilled to pull out some of my clothes from storage! Watch my spring capsule video: Items in my Spring Capsule Tops Black tank top – secondhandCropped tee – Anne MulaireWhite … more

What Your Unworn Clothes Can Teach You About Personal Style

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Those unworn clothes hiding in your closet? They can teach you A TON about your personal style and what types of clothing actually work for you. Many women around the world only wear about 20-35% of their wardrobe (but believe it’s a lot higher). … more

How to Fall in Love with Your Closet Again

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A question that comes up a lot when discussing a capsule wardrobe (although this doesn’t just apply to capsules!) is: “Doesn’t it get boring/dull/uninspiring wearing the same clothes all the time?” I chatted a bit about this in my recent spring/summer capsule video, but … more

How We (Almost) Furnished Our Whole House Without Buying Anything New

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I recently posted a video showing the process of moving into our new house and trying to furnish and decorate it as sustainably as we could. One way we did this was getting as much as possible secondhand, and overall we were very successful! … more

How to Tell Good vs. Poor Quality Products

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One of the best ways to shop more sustainably is by buying good quality pieces. Not only will they last you longer and save the waste, energy, and resources needed to replace them, but even if you stop needing the item someone else can … more

Tidying Up Responsibly

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After Marie Kondo’s hit Netflix show Tidying Up launched this year, people around the world have been asking themselves if their stuff “sparks joy” and decluttering the items that don’t. While I love that the show has inspired people to think about their stuff … more

Spring 10×10 Challenge

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I decided to do the 10×10 Challenge again this spring. It’s such a fun way to do a “mini capsule” and try out some different combinations. These are the 10 items I chose Denim jacket Beige cardigan Grey cotton jumper Navy tee Sweater Cropped … more

Spring Capsule Wardrobe

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(please note: this post contains some affiliate links) Time for another capsule wardrobe! I’m pretty excited for spring and have brought a few lighter colours into my closet through natural dyeing (which I’ll be doing a video about later). Here are the pieces I have … more

DIY Sustainable Christmas Decorations

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This holiday season keep it green by using natural and re-purposed materials in your decorations. Here’s 5 easy DIY projects that are festive, minimalist, and sustainable. Wintery Branches You will need: branches jar salt string/yarn a fork scissors Find some nice looking branches and … more

Minimalism & Gift Giving – How to Talk to Friends & Family about Unwanted Gifts

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Are you trying to live sustainably or more minimalist but your family or friends love giving presents? This can be a difficult topic and conversation to have, but it’s worth it! You might get resistance at first but if you follow these suggestions most … more

How to Build a Capsule Wardrobe with Colour

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Check out the video above for some examples of colorful capsule wardrobes! There’s a common misconception that capsule wardrobes need to be neutral coloured. Many examples are all neutrals or have a single accent colour but this doesn’t mean your capsule has to be … more

AllMatters (OrganiCup) Menstrual Cup Review

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I’m late to the menstrual cup game. I’d heard about them for a while as a zero waste swap before actually trying one out – admittedly they can be a little intimidating. It’s too bad I waited so long though, because they’re amazing! Why … more

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