Finance Sewing

Creating a smaller wardrobe

This is really a challenge when you love to sew, right? I produce a lot of lovely clothes, that fit me perfectly and in my favourite colors. But I don’t need 15 dresses (especially as I rarely – as in: not every year, wear a dress) or 45 tops. I have been cleaning out my …

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Finance August 2018

So, another month went by in this year of buying nothing 🙂 So much is happening due to this decision. We are really trying to incorporate minimalism in more aspects of our lives now. The past few months we have been selling the stuff we don’t use, all in all, in 2 months we have sold …

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Finance July 2018

So, another month went by in this year of buying nothing 🙂 In July we saved 64% of our income! I am very pleased with this, as we actually spend a lot of money on our animals in July; Tesla needed more surgery in his paw, and we bought  the run for the chicken coop, as …

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Private finance – April, May, June

So, like I wrote about in this post, we have decided to have a buy-nothing year, and we started in April. I will try to remember to write a post at the end of each month, to sum up how the month went. Our annual goal is to save at least 50% of our annual income …

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The RTW fast that grew into a buy-nothing year

So, I have committed to a RTW fast for all 2018, meaning that the ONLY clothing items I am allowed to buy are shoes and underwear/ swimwear. It started very well, I felt inspired to sew a lot of things, and clearing out my wardrobe. I have always lived in tiny spaces, so I am …

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