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Fabulous Vintage, a love affair with fabric

By helene | June 3, 2013 | 0

The Fabulous Vintage Story I came across Fabulous Vintage and the lovely Bridget Knox when trawling the web looking for vintage cushions. Her custom made curtains, cushions, lamps and more drew me in straight away and so I came, I bought and I connected with this retro lover! Here she shares her journey from London to Sydney and her total passion about vintage fabrics. Here is a little sample of what I purchased. Bridget says that the iconic 1960’s Sanderson design ‘Floppy Poppy’ pictured below is the inspiration behind the Fabulous Vintage range of retro and vintage homewares. “I love…

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Updating our lounge room chapter 1!

By helene | May 26, 2013 | 0

My house is an eclectic mix of “stuff” and all my own. It is lived in and that is the way I think we need to style our homes. I am a collector and a lover of beautiful things which I like to place on display, including my children’s art work and photographs of family and loved ones here and passed, mixed with original art and vintage finds. I am chuffed to find that apparently this “style” including my mix of different vintage dining chairs are now on trend, as are my preferences for mixtures of patterns, colour and textures.…

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The 90 year plan – wallpapering a bedroom wall

By helene | May 23, 2013 | 4

Over the past 9 months we have been embarking on another part of the “90 year plan” as my lovely hubby likes to call it! This means a lot of time spent together on our recliner chairs in the evenings or over a morning cuppa on the deck on a Saturday morning, talking and dreaming about all the things we would like to do around and to, our 1949 Adelaide home. With him being a carpenter and me being an Interior Decorator, we pretty much could spend of our spare time (that being not at work, not looking after the…

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Eco by Cosentino, eco countertops

By helene | May 21, 2013 | 0

Just came across ECO by Cosentino which says is an original product manufactured from 75% of recycled materials such as mirror, glass, porcelain, earthenware, and vitrified ash. Even 94% of the water used in its manufacturing process is re-used. It claims it embraces sustainability, design and quality that has produced a new category of recycled surfaces. These are an ecological alternative to similar surfaces available for construction and decoration. On their site they say the product has been created by a comprehensive research and development project carried out by the multinational Spanish company which has reinvested a major part of its annual income…

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Welcome to Recycled Interiors, Australia's Green Home & Living Hub - where we help you create a beautiful sustainable home. We are your home for sustainable decorating & design. I am Helen Edwards - Mama, Blogger and Product and Interior Stylist. At Recycled Interiors you will find our very popular blog, product styling & sustainable home decorating services and our Sustainable Home Hub Directory, and online store.

We are on a mission to encourage slower homes, that refuse consumption of unethical, poorly made items, and increase sustainable living. Celebrate diversity, love your own style, and connect more with each other. Stop worrying about what other people think and more about what you can do to be happier, healthier, and create a home you love that's better for you, your family and our planet.

At Recycled Interiors we believe in YOUR style being perfect and in creating a beautiful home that treads more lightly on the planet

Helen xx





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