Happy Monday! This edition of Lovely Links is all about inspiration. Inspiration to do what you want to do and feel your absolute best. Let’s get started.
Lately I’ve been in an organization mood, fuelled by the desire to want to live happily with less stuff. In my attempt to declutter my home and thus my life, I’ve been inspired by many articles on the subject, including this one about the 8 things learned from the decluttering bible (a.k.a. The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing by Marie Kondo) (via OneKingsLane.com)
With the holiday season just around the corner, there’s bound to a lot of travelling going on. Since travelling can be somewhat stressful, I figure I might as well look stylish while doing it. Aside from the warm blanket scarf and comfortable shoes, here are a few other essentials to make your travels a whole lot chicer (via Shopstyle.com)
You know how you can tell the difference between a self-proclaimed fashion girl and a diehard fashion girl? The diehard fashion girl knows the secrets behind the most iconic names in the industry. To get you up to speed, here are 11 of the juiciest facts about Hermès, from the family legacy to the story behind the famous orange box (via @HarpersBazaar)
My life is a constant battle between two sides – the side that wants to be healthy and skinny, and the side that loves to eat. That’s why most of the recipes you’ll find on my blog try to make a mends between those two sides. This healthy take on a classic pad Thai replaces the usual noodles with spaghetti squash and is so delicious that I promise you won’t miss the noodles (via thekitchn.com)
‘Tis the season for wearing tights and if you’re anything like me, one pair usually won’t last you that long. Turns out that there is a pretty easy way to get them to last longer than just a day. This easy trick will seriously change your life! (via purewow.com)