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Wabi Sabi, Kintsugi And My Old Socks

This week I learned a thing or two about Wabi Sabi; a Japanese world view/aesthetic based on accepting and even appreciating transience and imperfection, rather than resisting and rejecting it. It seems to focus mostly on personal imperfection and the transience … Continue reading

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Fast Fashion And Why I Don’t Buy New Clothes

The other day I watched all 5 episodes of Sweatshop – Dead Cheap Fashion. In this documentary, 3 fashion lovers from Norway, go to Cambodia to experience first hand how their clothes are made and under what conditions the workers … Continue reading

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Upcycling An Old Frying Pan

So I had this frying pan, and the teflon coating was starting to flake pretty bad. We got a new frying pan so this one was ready to be disposed of. “So… I can no longer use this to cook. … Continue reading

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