The Grey Area
When I was in pharmacy school, my friends Nate, Pete and Husain used to joke around with this phrase a lot - less is more. At the time it just meant that we would try and work smarter, rather than harder and still get > 3.5 gpa.
This phrase stuck with me. In truth, it was the first time I was actively using it or at the very least, the first time I had assigned meaning to it. With time though, the meaning I assigned to it changed as you probably can imagine.
Today, less is more translates to something a bit deeper - My lifestyle. I have continuously thinned out everything I own to the bare minimum, just enough to make me comfortable. When I move cities, everything I own that I plan to take with me fits in my 2008 Acura TL.
A few things have changed since then also, My favorite color use to be black&white (lol not really one color, but still). Well technically, it was red, then black&white with red floating around.
Now though, my favorite color is gray - all shades of gray and I have been updating my wardrobe to reflect that. I'll share with you when I complete my move to Chicago. Yes I am moving again, let's not talk about that now, it's another post.
This post is really about infusing lots of gray to my living spaces. Here are some ideas I found while looking for inspiration.