In the words of Francine Jay, thinking like a minimalist can be "a fun little thought-experiment on what's truly necessary." Here's her list of 15 pieces of furniture that you may be able to live without.
As Apartment Therapy's Family Editor, Carrie covers design and modern homelife with children. A lapsed librarian, she lives in Brooklyn with her husband and two kids and is in contention to break the record for most hours spent at the playground.
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