I've HALVED my family's weekly laundry. And the benefits have truly blown my mind.

I've HALVED my family's weekly laundry.  And the benefits have truly blown my mind.

I’ve been experimenting with the Project 333 minimalist fashion challenge established by Courtney Carver from Be More with Less.  I must say the outcome and benefits have truly blown my mind.

 I honestly didn’t anticipate so many other little knock-on effects.   These really surprised me, so much so that I have been spouting the benefits to anyone that will listen.

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A stylist, a professional organiser and a minimalist wardrobe

A  stylist,  a professional organiser and a minimalist wardrobe

A big part of my success was meeting with Stylist, Janette Wojtaszak from The Statement Life. I’d never met with a stylist before and I wasn’t sure what to expect.  I like to dress on-trend, but by no means do I follow what is happening in the big world of fashion or subscribe to the notion of ‘fast fashion’.  In fact, I am probably the total opposite, I would prefer to spend double the price on a classic, quality item of clothing than purchase fashionable pieces that will only be worn once or twice.

So, if I don’t subscribe to high fashion, why did I hire a stylist?

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I hate laundry and what I’m doing to speed up the process

I hate laundry and what I’m doing to speed up the process

Let it be known I hate laundry.  I hate washing the clothes, hanging it out to dry, bringing it back in and I despise having to put it away. 

Which is why as a Professional Organiser, I’m love any system that make my life simpler. Laundry for a family of 3 daughters who like to regularly change outfits and a husband is never going to go away, so I need to think smart about it. 

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I’ve 'Worked my Wardrobe'… what do I with the clothing I no longer want?

I’ve 'Worked my Wardrobe'… what do I with the clothing I no longer want?

For many it is very difficult to let go of once valued clothing (even if we don't wear or fit them any more), especially if you have spent your hard earned money on the items or they hold special memories.

Today, we explore ways to ease the process of letting go. A greater purpose.

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Work Your Wardrobe on a budget and with young children

Work Your Wardrobe on a budget and with young children

The ways are endless ways in which you can 'Work Your Wardrobe', but what is important is that your wardrobe WORKS FOR YOU and your lifestyle.

Today, we will look at the top 5 actions that I have taken in my own wardrobe to improve the overall functionality.

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