Tag Archives: Marie Kondo

Blue Walls and Pretty Thoughts

The joy my new blue walls has given me is immense. It’s inspired me to do some general restyling and decluttering although the latter not done a là Marie Kondo. Because, in the words of Diana Vreeland, the eye must … Continue reading

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How to store a thought

At my studio, I have a small cabinet for clothes and discovered that rolling instead of folding gave me more space.  Then I read the bestselling The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing by … Continue reading

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Sand collection

Cleaning out my studio means coming to terms with dormant objects—objects that are there but not used. In this category is my sand collection. I started it over 20 years ago when I lived in southern Tuscany and spent much … Continue reading

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