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Muji tiny house, clocking in at 98 square feet, to go on sale for $27K

The Muji Hut rolls out in the fall, but only in Japan<p>Muji, the Japanese purveyor of minimalist objects for the home and office and a philosophy of moving toward a “pleasant life and society,” continues to expand into the business of actually making homes available to its customers.<p>Not only did Muji …

Architecture

L'arte giapponese di vivere in piccoli spazi per essere felici

<b>Published in:</b> LibriUna filosofia di vita che <b>Dominique Loreau</b> narra nel suo ‘<b>Vivere in piccolo - la gioia di abitare in un pugno di metri quadri’( ed</b> …

5 Tips From an NYC-Based Designer on the Best Ways to Sell Used Items and Make Some Cash

As part of my job as a designer, I'm always exposed to the latest trends and styles, which means my own home is a constantly changing canvas on which I like to experiment. I get inspired to try new things often, but I have to admit, sometimes things are just out of my budget. I recently redecorated …

Real Estate

6 lessons from the Japanese art of home organisation

Organising guru, Marie Kondo, has set the world ablaze with the knowledge and techniques she set out in her book, <i>The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying</i> …

Minimalism

Seven Minimalist Photography Tips

If you're looking for a fresh, clean look to your images, diving into minimalism can be a great exercise. This tutorial gives seven quick tips on how …

The Quest for the Not-So-Big House

Kim and I have spent the past couple of weeks hunting for a new house. While it’s true that we love many things about our current place — great …

Houses

Marie Kondo-trained decluttering consultants are the latest NYC building amenity

The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up is getting a boost at some NYC properties<p>Some dirtballs are about to get very lucky. Residents of New York’s Instrata properties, found in Gramercy, Park Slope, Brooklyn Heights, Nomad, and at Mercedes House in Hell’s Kitchen, will soon be able to book a …

Minimalism

30 Minimalist Wedding Ideas for the Cool Bride

Looking for minimalist wedding decor ideas? These minimalist ideas prove that for wedding decor less is more.

Weddings

The Minimalist, Tiny But Spacious ‘MUJI Hut’ Is Now On Sale

<b>Back in 2015</b>, we featured three prototypes of MUJI’s cozy, tiny home called the ‘MUJI Hut’—now, the charming building is finally available for …

Design

Is "Goodbye, Things" the New KonMari?

Marie Kondo is more than a household name. She's crossed over to the next level and has become a verb for those of us who write, think and obsess …

Minimalism

Nelle stanze dell’accumulatore: «Ho creato il museo di me stesso

Alla destra della statuetta del Signore risorto c’è Biancaneve. Il «presepe concettuale/sincretico», con pezzi accumulati dall’India al giardino di …

Amazon Is Your New Ally for Decluttering Your Home

A "one-in, one-out" policy is a super-logical way to keep our homes from becoming overrun with clutter. The concept is simple: Did you just pick up …

Amazon

Expert Advice: 12 Tips for Making a Small Bedroom Look Bigger

I think we’ve all been there. Maybe you’ve just moved to the big city, or you grew up the youngest of many and drew the short straw when it came to …

Bedrooms

6 Ikea Hacks Every Tiny Bedroom Needs

The key to blissful small space living relies on one thing: concealing your sh*t. If the idea of splurging on several pieces of storage-friendly furniture is holding you back from the stylish, minimalist existence you deserve, don't let it. There are loads of Ikea hacks that can help you transform …

IKEA

Disattivare le notifiche è il primo passo per non sprecare il nostro tempo

18 aprile 2017 12:21<p>Oggi tutti si lamentano delle distrazioni che comporta la tecnologia digitale, e giustamente, dato che il problema è reale. Come …

A Tiny New York Apartment Makes the Most of 390 Square Feet

One particular (and well documented) difficulty presented by New York apartments is the blatant lack of space. Another is the long, narrow floorplans …

Apartments

Practical Minimalism in an Austin Family Home

<b>Name:</b> Ruth Snell <b><br>Location:</b> Austin, Texas <b><br>Size:</b> 1,300 square feet <b><br>Years lived in:</b> Owned 6 years<p>Ruth Snell and her family have lived in their bright, 1300 …

IKEA

What Makes Things Hard to Get Rid Of, According to KonMari

By now you've probably heard of Marie Kondo and her method of getting rid of everything—and she really means everything—that doesn't "spark joy." But …

Minimalism

Smart & Stylish Use of Space in this 312 Square Foot Home

I've lived in a townhouse in Texas and in a teeny tiny New York apartment, but my real dream, I think, would be to live in a modest little home with …

I Tried It: Wearing the Same "Uniform" Every Day for a Week

While my love of makeup is well publicized, I've written little about my clothing habits. "Alex," a strawman I've created for the sake of this piece …

Clothing

I 10 migliori marchi di moda a buon prezzo

Li ha scelti la rivista di moda Fashionista: né Zara né H&M sono al primo posto, e ci sono anche Uniqlo, Cos ed & Other StoriesThe post I 10 migliori …

Smettete di farvi insegnare come vivere.

Ogni giorno ci sono liste di cose da fare o da non fare. Basate spesso sulla esperienza personale di chi le scrive. Allora ti scrivo la mia opinione, …

This Uniquely Shaped Tiny Home Comes Fully Assembled

There's no shortage of stylish tiny homes out there, but many still have some assembly required. This project—aptly titled Mobile Home—comes …

Houses

How We’re Slaying Our Food and Dining Bill

My obsession with tracking every penny and saving more income amped up in January. Part of me feels like my desire to save more and spend less is a …

Money

How I’m Letting Go of Money Worries

Back in 2005, my husband, Logan, and I began to simplify our lives. I detailed our story in my book, <i>You Can Buy Happiness (and it’s Cheap)</i>, and the …

Personal Finance

10 Facebook Pages to Encourage Simplicity in Life

I understand the distraction that Facebook can be. Its constant stream of updates can move quickly from being helpful to the exact opposite.<p>However, …

Facebook

Only The Rich Are Poisoned: The Preference of Others

<i>The salesman is the boss — How to drink poison — Advertising and manipulation</i><p>When people get rich, they shed their skin-in-the game driven …

Pizza

The Practice of One Thing at a Time

There’s a Japanese term, “ichigyo-zammai,” that basically means full concentration on a single act.<p>Sunryu Suzuki described this practice in his book, …

Mindfulness

How I Travel for the Tiny Wardrobe Tour (and other trips)

I’ve always enjoyed traveling, but used to be a chronic over-packer. I brought everything I needed plus everything I thought I might need “just in …

Travel