The Japanese Philosophy of Wabi-Sabi: Seeing Beauty in the Everyday

Learn how this Japanese philosophy fits into the simple living movement. It will inspire you to see that less is more, simple is beautiful and there is endless beauty in the everyday objects around you.

Wooden table and chair
The concept that beauty lies in the worn and weathered is key to the Japanese philosophy of wabi-sabi.
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