Wabi-Sabi: Finding the Beauty and Peace in Ordinary Things

Revering modest living and authentic, useful objects, the Japanese philosophy of wabi-sabi can help you discover the sacred in the everyday and the beauty in imperfection.

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Through the lens of wabi-sabi, everything in a home — from a makeshift vase to the attic windows — presents an opportunity to see beauty, because beauty is ordinary.
PHOTO: JOE COCA