When we discovered Carolijn Braeken on Instagram @byCarolijn, we were completely drawn in by the way she is able to express her personal thoughts and feelings. She combines honesty, rawness, inspiration as well as comfort in her writing, and supports this with beautiful understated photography.

Since we can all use some inspiration right now, we're even more excited to kick off our first Curated By interview of this year with Carolijn in which she talks about her journey to a more sustainable lifestyle and hopes for 2021.

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