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My 36-Item Minimalist Wardrobe

How I maintain a capsule wardrobe — even as a lawyer.

I have created a capsule wardrobe… by accident. I discovered Courtney Carver when she was spotlighted in the Minimalism documentary but frankly I didn’t feel the pull of trying to pair down my wardrobe since it was never really out of control.

The major items that I really wanted to address were my compulsion to upgrade my tech, splurge on take-out and restaurants, impulsively purchase books because they were an “investment”, and pair down needless subscriptions (at one point I had a subscription…




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Jennifer Chan

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