Buy cheap, buy twice: how to save money by buying for life
Whilst cheap things need to be bought over and over (piling up in landfill in the meantime), you only need to pay for quality once. Buy-for-life products - ones that last forever - provide outstanding value over years of use, even if they represent a much higher upfront cost.
We’re going to discuss how and why to break away from buying cheap, and how to save money by buying more mindfully.
How we found our forever coat
GROUNDTRUTH backpacks: tough, sleek and 100% recycled
Tara Button: How it felt to meet The Minimalists
Decluttering the Things I Didn’t Need: Tara’s Minimalist Year
Our ever-inspired founder and dear leader Tara Button decided to cut the crap. Living for a year without extraneous items, this list was to be her own minimalist bible. I think it’s about time we discovered how she got on. Was it way too easy? Was it a little too tough?