Small Space Stories: A limited clothing palette

Small Space Stories: A limited clothing palette

I like things simple. As a child, I used to eat plain buttered noodles without pasta sauce. I ate my hamburgers plain - just the meat and bread - no condiments allowed. I usually ordered the same thing at restaurants because it was a sure thing and I knew I’d like it. Basically, I was the least adventurous, most picky eater on the planet. 

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How do you feel?

How do you feel?

One question I often ask my clients when sorting and purging their clothing, "how do you feel when you wear this?" Their initial reaction is usually a good indicator of their feelings on the item.

How you feel in your clothing directly affects how you feel about yourself and, indirectly, how you may feel throughout the day. Additionally, your clothing plays a big role in how you project yourself to others.

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To keep or not to keep...that is the question

To keep or not to keep...that is the question

Last week I spent about two hours sifting through my bedroom closet in an ongoing effort to create space for what matters in my own home. The process is always cathartic for me as I evaluate each item with a critical eye and ask myself questions such as: Does this fit well? Do I love this item on me? Does it need to be repaired? Do I really need three black t-shirts? Could someone else use this instead?

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