The new watchword for design and lifestyle is doing more with less. Find out why Minimalism is not just a trend, it’s a way of life.
If you’re an ‘80s or ‘90s kid, you were raised in a time where More was More. It was an age of McMansions, Paris Hilton, and Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous. It seemed that the desire to acquire was built in to the American mindset. However, the economic meltdown of ‘08 created a new movement toward practicality and frugality. The New Minimalism is about more than saving money and decluttering — it’s about how simplicity can create happier and more satisfying lives. Here are three of the biggest names in small living and how their philosophies can change your lifestyle.