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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A professional organiser declutters her own wardrobe

A professional organiser declutters her own wardrobe

So now I have a capsule wardrobe, a really clear and defined wardrobe that consists of a little over 33 items of clothing.   I have done the same with my daughter’s wardrobes.  The benefits and impact of having a minimalist wardrobe have blown my socks off.  

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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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