The Gentle Art of Swedish Death Cleaning
How to Free Yourself and your Family From A Lifetime of ClutterBook - 2018
In Sweden there is a kind of decluttering called döstädning, dö meaning "death" and städning meaning "cleaning." Margareta instructs readers to embrace minimalism, and suggests which possessions you can easily get rid of (unworn clothes, unwanted presents, more plates than you'd ever use) and which you might want to keep (photographs, love letters, a few of your children's art projects). Digging into her late husband's tool shed, and her own secret drawer of vices, Margareta introduces an element of fun to a potentially daunting task. Along the way readers get a glimpse into her life in Sweden, and also become more comfortable with the idea of letting go
Publisher: New York : Scribner, 2018
Edition: First Scribner hardcover edition
Branch Call Number: 648.5 Magnusson 2018
Characteristics: ix, 117 : illustrations ; 23 cm
Alternative Title: How to free yourself and your family from a lifetime of clutter
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