Andrew Hyde owns just 39 things

A traveler named Andrew Hyde is a great example of simplifying your life. He owns just 39 things.



Of course, the list of his possessions changes over time. But as of this writing, here is all he owns:

Arc’teryx Miura 30 backpack. It holds all his stuff.

Patagonia running shorts. For laundry and gym days


Apple MacBook Air computer

NAU dress shirt

Patagonia jeans

FiveTen Guide Tennie shoes

Red Sox Hat

Patagonia Nano Puff hoody

Jack Spade laptop bag

Electric Toothbrush

Electric Razor

Noise Canceling Headphones


Blue Western Shirt

Red Western Shirt

White Western Shirt

Cowboy Hat



Nice Shoes

Kimya Dawson Loves Me Socks

Bike Shorts

Bike Jersey

Bike Shoes

Next Big Sound Shirt

Laughing Squid Shirt

Big Agnes Backpacking Tent

Mamut Sleeping bag

MSR whisperlight stove

Water purifier

Cooking pot

Sleeping pad

4 pairs of underwear

One pair wool sock

A 2003 VW Golf



Andrew’s website

Article about 39 things


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