Minimalism

The essential oils Marie Kondo uses to infuse her rooms with joy

Product recommendations from Marie Kondo are to be trusted, since the extreme minimalist, author, and organizational expert famously only keeps items …

Advice

Leave That Messy Desk Alone. Studies Say There's a Benefit to Clutter

We know what clutter does to productivity and focus, but your messy office inspires something in you that can make you more successful.<p>Study after study have shown the downside of a cluttered environment. It restricts your brains capacity to focus and process information. A messy desk is …

Happy With Less: What You Need to Know About Minimalist Living

<i>While some get off on having all the latest and greatest products, more millennials are seeing who can make do with very little. Angela Waters speaks</i> …

Virgil Abloh

A mid-century renovation in California

A simple, somewhat minimalist, mid-century renovation in Royal Woods, California by 22 INTERIORS. Super bright and modern, I would have loved to see …

OnePlus 5T

• Fast processor for the price<br>• Well-placed fingerprint sensor<br>• Premium look with headphone jack<br>• Minimalist, elegant design<br>• Its few software tweaks are …

Tablets

Cherry Crest

The couple wanted a minimal, clean and timeless look to their apartment, but abundant storage to cater for their growing family. To create a comfortable, dynamic family home, Clifton gutted the apartment, turning part of the room for the open kitchen, along with a kitchen island that sets as the …

Design

6 Things to Eliminate From Your Living Room Right Now (That You Won’t Miss)

Consider eliminating these six things from your living room today; you just might feel an instant design relief of your main living space.<p>Visible …

Home Decorating

Why I Am Seeking A Simpler, More Minimal, Christmas

Before you buy someone that last minute present because you think you should, consider how long your purchase is going to be used for.<p>The season of …

Christmas

Minimal Interior Design Inspiration | 126

'Minimal Interior Design Inspiration' is a weekly showcase of some of the most perfectly minimal interior design examples that we've found on the web …

Design

A minimal UX strategy for side-projects

As a product & experience designer, I get to work with many clients. Many of them are super early stage products. These ventures are usually at an …

UX Design

Caudabe's Unveils Their Ultra Minimalist Protective Cases For Your New iPhone 8

With every iteration of the iPhone, we’re presented with a sleeker and more minimal design than before. And with the release of the new iPhone 8, 8+ …

A Family's Tiny Living Journey with "The Mama On The Rocks"

The Burgers are a fun-loving family of four living in less than 300 square feet. Their brave matriarch is Brynn, aka <i>The Mama On The Rocks.</i> She has …

Tiny House Movement

How Marie Kondo’s Expectations of Tidiness Have Changed After Kids

IDEAS<p>Lucy Feldman is the News Editor for Motto.<p>Marie Kondo, hailed the world over as one of the foremost experts on decluttering, is now a mom. <i>The</i> …

Parenting

Lean and Mean: Power of Minimalism in UI Design.

Simple doesn't mean primitive. Less isn't vague. Short doesn't say little. Air doesn't equal emptiness. Today we are talking about minimalism. In the …

UI Design

Downsizing Before a Move

Before moving house, it is always a good idea to downsize in order to have a better moving experience. Here are all the reasons why you should do it …

Save-A-Lot

The Almost-Not-a-Chair Chair

At first glance, the minimalist INA chair might not even be recognizable as one. It’s all about a reduction in material volume without sacrificing …

Announcing Three New Colors of the Monk Made Goods Minimalist Bifold - Worn & Wound

Back in June we announced our second collaboration with Monk Made Goods, a brand of exceptional hand-made leather goods from West Virginia, the …

Watches

Here's what happens when you become a minimalist

How many unworn clothes and unread books sit in your house? This stuff doesn’t add value to our lives. It’s especially hard to part with items that …

Happiness

Is Minimalism for Black People?

Just a few years ago, “minimalism” meant something different than it does today. Some people simply liked the look of less clutter in their house; …

Marie Kondo

5 Keys to Pulling Off a Minimalist Look That’s Undeniably Functional

Shop a similar look: Stools | Pendants | Faucet<p>These days, the minimalist look is increasingly popular. You don’t have to look very deeply into sites …

Home

The Case For No-Frills UX/UI

Flat design is so 2015. Minimalism is the new poster boy of the UX/UI world. It all started with Airbnb’s UI revamp in 2016. However, Instagram took all the limelight with a similar revamp a month later the same year. Both of the tech giants’ revamps followed similar principles: plenty of white …

UI Design

Grovemade Minimalist Knife

We’re big fans of all things Grovemade here at GearCulture, and we’re thrilled with the latest addition to their funky, functional universe. The …

Stainless Steel

Anno Stool

<b>Words by</b> Laura Vanagaite <b><br>Published on</b> 15 November 2017 <b><br>Category</b> Furniture <b><br>Photography by</b> Million <br>A minimal and clean combination in one shape, Anno …

Furniture

QuiltCon Charity Quilt Spotlight: “Scaleline” by the Seattle MQG

<i>by Matt Macomber, Vice President of Programs</i><br>This year’s quilt was inspired by a line doodle where lines of varying thicknesses were arranged in …

Quilting

Declutter Your Life. Declutter Your Mind.

Over the past three years, I’ve moved house close to a dozen times. Most people experience moving house as a stressful event.<p>Initially, I was no …

3 Tips for Decluttering Your Life, From a Woman Who Downsized to a Tiny Apartment on the Beach

A woman downsized from a big house in New England to an apartment on the beach and learned some things on the way about decluttering.<p>Long before …

Family

40 Gorgeously Minimalist Living Rooms That Find Substance in Simplicity

• 1 |<br>• Visualizer: Igor Sirotov<p>White, eggshell and wood need not be boring. Making frames on the balcony and bookcase beyond, wood lets in light both …

Interior Design

Enough of the stuff: Tax break could fix affliction

If our grandparents could see us now, what would they think? They'd be amazed by our affluence, but shocked by our wastefulness.<p>You'd never know it …

Why Simple Wins in This Complicated World

There are two kinds of people in the world: simplifiers, and complicators.<p>Complicators, they seem blind or fearful of simple solutions. Everything …

Benjamin Franklin

3 Handy Self-Improvement Comics for Visual Learners

We are constantly learning and changing as people, but there are definitely times when you take stock of yourself and life and realize there are …

Marie Kondo