For #reblogwednesday I found a post that resonated with me primarily because I really want to do a lot of sewing, but my sewing room is a disaster with boxes of craft items I’ll never use. So a bit of Spring motivation.

Secondly, G is doing a lot of reading about Zen so it comes up in conversation repeatedly. I like how this post presents Zen principles in a way that makes me say, “I can do that!”

Minimilism & Zen

Now that I have conquered the spare room and its inhabitants it was time to assess all the sewing stuff. I have to call it stuff because it wasn’t merely a collection of items that were useful, it was a bunch of stuff from everywhere and everyone. The first thing I decided to do was make a list of the items that I know I needed to successfully make something.

  • Over Locker
  • Sewing Machine
  • Bodice
  • Sewing Equipment
  • Material Box
  • Two Sewing Books

I had 1 super giant box of stuff, then a medium sized box of stuff and further a small tool box full of stuff. After this immense dispersion of unnecessary items I have come out with just a tool box and one giant box that fits all of items for this hobby as well as the tool box. I have successfully reduce my entire massive pile of things…

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