I remembered a group of people who experimented for a year in buying nothing new, this is their blog, which provides some interesting insights into how difficult it is, even when committed. It makes me think that when I am unhappy it is hard for me to separate my needs and wants, and with some of the sophisticated marketing we are exposed to, it becomes even more difficult especially when consumption is now attached to ‘lifestyle’. But what is life without both form and function?
Wants and Needs
Posted on June 8, 2010