Minimalism seems to be gaining momentum in some circles as people yearn for a simpler life and want to get off the consumer treadmill and declutter their house. This year there is a lot of commentary about applying minimalist principles to the most marketed consumer holidays of all – Christmas.
Here is a sampling of perspectives on how to have a merry minimalist Christmas:
- 30 Awesome Christmas trees and inspirational messages
- The case against buying Christmas presents
- How to give what matters
- Dreaming of a minimalist Christmas
It is an interesting thought experiment that some people are applying:
What would Christmas be like without the commercialism?
Is it possible that it could allow for more true spirit and creative “gifts”?
However you, family, and friends choose to celebrate I wish you a peaceful, enjoyable, and happy Christmas.