“The rise of the de-cluttering icon, Ikea’s “peak stuff” comments – we have an overconsumption problem but simply chucking things out won’t solve it.”
Hmmm, Ms. Kondo says when a button falls off, it’s a sign that the shirt has to go. Not so quick, Missy. Maybe, maybe not.
The article gives food for thought about how we over-buy, and I definitely get that. Yet, in the US, we have ample avenues for donations, and donated items that are deemed unusable here are sent overseas by charitable organizations.