For the past decade, the concept of minimalism has been more popular than ever. Minimalism is a lifestyle that promises to help us escape clutter, live simply and inexpensively, and look zen while doing it.
But despite the simple, even austere lifestyle minimalism is supposed to espouse, some people manage to get it wrong and end up spending tons of money on Muji furniture and white bedsheets.
Living a minimalist lifestyle isn’t about having the quaint wooden furniture and neutral fabrics, or looking like you stepped out of an APC catalogue. Spending tons of money to achieve the “look” is, in fact, far from minimalist.
Here are five ways to practice minimalism that will actually save you money.
Text: Joanne Poh
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