"Buy less, choose well and make it last. I really do think that people should exercise choice and not just consume without thought -- sucking up stuff all the time, one thing after another."
Go to art galleries
"The art lover is not consuming. He invests in the present world by engaging with the genius of the past. 'You get out what you put in' is my motto."
"The best fashion accessory is a book."
Prepare your own food
"Buying and preparing your own food is to engage with the world. It gives you a sense of reality."
"Wear a piece of beautiful fabric, borrow stuff from your friends and style it in with your own clothes."
|Vivienne Westwood's shop in Chelsea, London|