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Last December, I decided that one of my 2019 resolutions would be to do a shopping ban. I was inspired by Cait Flander’s book called “A Year of Less: How I Stopped Shopping, Gave Away My Belongings, and Discovered Life Is Worth More Than Anything You Can Buy in a Store“.
The goal was to buy nothing for a full year. I was hoping that the shopping ban would result in significantly lowering my personal expenses and train me to live more mindfully with what I already had.
My favorite type of jewelry is the kind that I get the most wear out of. It’s 14K gold, comfortable and minimalist jewelry. There is something amazing about being able to wear the same ring or gold chain for a month straight without getting tired of it! Time has shown that for a piece to become a staple for me, it most likely needs to be very dainty and be made of a material that will not tarnish.