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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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The silence of home

By helene | May 17, 2013 | 4

The silence of home The silence of home when everyone has left for the day, no footsteps no voices calling for me, the soundtrack of my family turned to mute. Only the birds chitter chatter and call to their mothers their lovers, shouting to the sun thank you for this day. ©Helen Edwards 17/5/13

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Helen Edwards Recycled Interiors

Finding a voice

By helene | May 13, 2013 | 2

So this is a blog about interior decorating with a difference. Yet green decorating is not a new idea. Using second hand items is as old as time. Sustainable building practices and eco friendly green design have been around for a while.  Once you start looking you find the web is full of blogs, websites, services and ideas about how you can make a difference to your home while being friendly to the planet. Blogging has opened up a whole new world for people who create, craft, upcycle and redo their homes and what goes in them and it is…

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Welcome to Recycled Interiors, Your 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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