Tag: clothing

My sustainable clothing journey
Body, Sustainability

My sustainable clothing journey

For years I've been on a personal journey towards more sustainable clothing in my wardrobe, and I've been writing about it here on this blog. Admittedly, writing about it feels a bit silly, but I do it because I know I'm not the only one on this journey. I believe…

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The intimacy of clothes
Body, Relating

The intimacy of clothes

I keep writing about clothes, because I find clothing to be very intimate. Here's why. You've probably heard the phrase 'women supporting women'. When I heard it the first time, it referred to how clothing connects people. It referred to how garment workers and people wearing clothes support each other.…

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The easiest year to not buy new clothes
Body, Sustainability

The easiest year to not buy new clothes

If there was ever a year in which we were prodded to re-evaluate our clothing consumption, it was probably from spring 2020 until now. This may have been the easiest year to not buy clothes. Why is that? And why would one not buy clothes? Read on to find out.…

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Stories of clothes and ourselves – a wardrobe update

Earlier I shared with you my enthusiasm for the capsule wardrobe: a simplistic method that, when applied correctly, would free you from all wardrobe misery. I set out to play with it, and I already wrote some thoughts about my experiences. Here are a few more of those thoughts &…

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Express and expand yourself through clothing

Which colors we like to wear may say more about us than we realize. Colors can either hide or reveal parts of us: White is the combination of all colors and it allows all energy or light to shine through. When we wear white, we allow ourselves to shine and…

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Capsule wardrobe + me
Body, Sustainability

Capsule wardrobe + me

My approach to clothing is changing! I started to use the principles of the capsule wardrobe. Many bloggers have gone before me, but now is my time to join in. Simply put, I want pretty, sustainable and ethically made clothes; I want to be happy with my clothes; I want…

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Beautiful period panties
Body, Sustainability

Beautiful period panties

The idea of period-proof panties already intrigued me: they're literally panties that can hold menstrual blood without all the possible negative effects. But now these panties in the new and first colour scarlet make me go wild! Period panties are a product of THINX. And they are revolutionary! Okay, until…

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Clothing swaps and other ways of sharing
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Clothing swaps and other ways of sharing

Over the years I have collected a lot of stuff: clothes, books, albums, decoration stuff, key chains, cosmetics, ... - many things I'm not using! And the stuff has potential, just not here with me. In this post I share multiple ways of sharing your stuff with others so that they can enjoy it.

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