Full List of Helpful Minimalist Resources | Blogs, Youtube, Books, Documentaries, Podcast and More
Practicing Minimalism on our own without any resources and support can be really tough. That’s why I find it important to engage with the community and share insights about simple living and decluttering. And thankfully the knowledge shared by other Minimalists are abundant.
This complete list of Helpful Resources for Minimalism can inspire you and motivate you to take your journey to the next level. It’s intended for all levels of Minimalist so it will be useful to those who just begun and for those who are on the extreme or advanced side.
Allie Casazza (Decluttering Course)
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Goodbye, Things: The New Japanese Minimalism by Fumio Sasaki (Japanese Minimalism, Extreme Minimalism, Furniture-free)
“Fumio Sasaki is a writer in his thirties who lives in a tiny studio in Tokyo with three shirts, four pairs of trousers, four pairs of socks and not much else. A few years ago, he realised that owning so much stuff was weighing him down – so he started to get rid of it. “
The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing by Marie Kondo (More on decluttering and finding what sparks joy)
“Japanese cleaning consultant Marie Kondo takes tidying to a whole new level, promising that if you properly simplify and organize your home once, you’ll never have to do it again.”
Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less by Greg McKeown (Applying Essentialism to both personal and professional life)
“In Essentialism, Greg McKeown draws on experience and insight from working with the leaders of the most innovative companies in the world to show how to achieve the disciplined pursuit of less.”
Declutter: The Japanese Art of Minimalism by Philip Lark
“If you’re looking to become a minimalist but can’t quite find the motivation, then this book is for you. The reflections within its pages will inspire you to simplify your own space and life. A breath of fresh air, showing you the path of a new beginning… a fresh start. In Declutteryou won’t find any drastic measures or specific rules you must follow. But rather, a comprehensive and practical read that will guide you on Why and How to let go, so you find your own balance.”
MINIMALIST YOUTUBE CHANNELS
Brittany Taylor (Travel, Simple Living, Veganism)
The Practical Minimalists (Less to do giving up possession)
MINIMALISM DOCUMENTARIES & SHOWS
A Simpler Way: Crisis as Opportunity (Off-Grid Living)
The True Cost (Consumerism, Fast fashion)
Tidying Up with Marie Kondo(Netflix TV series)
@minimalistbaker (Zero-waste, Vegan, Food)
@healyourliving (Natural Living, Extreme Minimalism, Sustainability, Mindfulness)
@robjgreenfield (Tiny Home, Self-sustainable)
@tinyhousegiantjourney (Tiny house, Simple Living)