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13 January 2020

Minimalism: Seven things you can declutter in the second week of January

How did last week go? Did you get rid of anything off the list? If so and you’ve got a bit of momentum behind you- here is another seven things ...

6 January 2020

Minimalism: Seven things you can declutter in the first week of January

A brand-new year is upon us and there is no better time to start your decluttering journey and be better prepared for the Spring clean when it comes around. If ...

3 January 2020

50 Minimalist new year’s resolutions

The internet is awash with minimalist You Tubers and bloggers offering their new year’s resolutions for 2020, so I have consolidated them here for you to choose from in order ...

2 January 2020

Minimalism: Eight ways to minimise your Christmas decorations before you put them away

It’s that time of the year again when the decorations need to retreat to their homes in the garage, basement or loft until they are needed again. If the thought ...
1 January 2020

Seven things you can declutter in January

Its’ the start of a new year- which means instilling new habits- habits such as keeping your space in order with regular decluttering. Here are some of our top suggestions ...

25 December 2019

A minimalist 12 Days of Christmas

If you want to get a kick start on your minimalist journey- why wait until the New Year? If you’re struggling with where to begin, here are some suggestions courtesy ...

18 December 2019

Nine things you can do with unwanted Christmas gifts

Chances are you will receive at least one thing this year that won’t bring any value to your life. Whether it comes from your Secret Santa at work who you ...
16 December 2019

Minimalism: Seven questions to ask yourself before making an impulse purchase

If you are trying to curb your shopping habits or if this time of year always encourages you to buy more than you normally would- here are our top questions ...

13 December 2019

Seven reasons why decluttering videos are so addictive

The latest craze on You Tube is people filming themselves clearing out their spaces. Millennials are all for the 30-Day Minimalist Challenge, applying the Konmari method to their home and ...

12 December 2019

Minimalism: Five beauty products that will save you space and money

If you have shelves full of beauty products for every eventuality- be assured that you don’t have to live like this. There are some fantastic products out there that can ...

11 December 2019

Minimalism: Five digital products that will save you space and money

If you are looking to reduce your things to a more manageable size- there are some digital products out there that save you from having to store the physical items ...

10 December 2019

Minimalism: Five wearable items that will save you space and money

Have you ever bought an outfit with all the accessories to go with it because you had a wedding coming up or a work’s night out? News flash- it doesn’t ...

9 December 2019

Minimalism: Seven ways to achieve a cosy AND minimalist aesthetic

There is a misconception that all minimalists must live in a space that is entirely white- and that the area must be stark and clinical in appearance, but this doesn’t ...

8 December 2019

Minimalism: Seven reasons to list every item in your wardrobe

Whether you have decluttered your clothing already and have a capsule wardrobe on the go or have a manageable amount of pieces you can keep track of- there are many ...

5 December 2019

Christmas decorations: Seven things you can declutter now

Christmas is an excellent time to revaluate what you have in your decoration collection. As you bring down your baubles and tinsel from the loft or out of the garage, ...
4 December 2019

Minimalism: Start with your recycling bin

We all have them- a designated day when someone comes and dispose of our recyclables. Rather than just seeing this as another day in the week- it’s actually an opportunity ...

3 December 2019

Seven things you can declutter on Clear Out Tuesday

Today Shpock is encouraging people to reuse and resell anything they replaced in the Black Friday sales- so here are some areas to focus on if you did splurge last ...

2 December 2019

Pets: Seven things you can declutter today

Obviously, you are not going to declutter your beloved pet- but as all animal owners know- our furry friends come with a lot of stuff. Some of this is useful ...

5 November 2019

How to choose the perfect bed for yourself

It may not come as a complete surprise to anyone that choosing the ideal bed for your specific needs and requirements is not an easy task. There are so many ...

5 November 2019

Top 10 tips for a cracking Bonfire Night to remember

With autumn upon us and Bonfire Night just around the corner, now’s the time to start thinking about what to wear to ensure you’re wrapped up warm and toasty to ...
31 October 2019

Five tips for a hassle free Halloween

If the crisp October air, the twinkling stars in the clear night sky and the smell of wood smoke drifting from chimneys is making you desperate for Halloween to arrive, ...
15 February 2019

Shopping independent: the ultimate way to consume more consciously

It’s well-known that independents are light years ahead of the chains in promoting conscious consumerism and operating sustainably. While the chains stock mass-produced, identikit items, independents focus on stocking hand-crafted, ...

18 December 2018

Aggie MacKenzie's top 10 tips to ensure you're ready to host your best Christmas party ever!

Ahead of the big day, Aggie MacKenzie has put together some top tips to ensure this Christmas will be your best yet! If you're hosting this festive season, then she's ...
29 November 2018

Festive foliage - 7 Christmas styling ideas

In addition to your tree, wreath and garlands, acclaimed stylist and author Selina Lake has teamed up with Dobbies to put together these simple festive foliage styling ideas for a naturally beautiful ...