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Erica Louise
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"Collect memories, not things"
"Collect memories, not things"

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The RealReal: Changing The Luxury Goods Consignment Market
Authentic second-hand designer goods can be difficult to find. I recall a time many years ago, finding a Burberry bag in a second-hand charity shop. First impressions suggested said bag must be legit because the $$$ price tag suggested so and the pretty pie...
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Etiko Fairtrade Custom Designed Shoes
Custom Designed Ethical Shoes by Melbourne Based Etiko  It's been a while since I've posted anything here on Recycled Fashion. I had a situation where the design of my blog went a little skew-whiff because of a problem with Photobucket backlinks. Thankfully...
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Tasini: Cute Recycled Key Ring Alternatives to the Plastic Bag
A new crowd funding campaign popped up in my Facebook feed and really struck a chord with me. Tasini is a creative concept to make tiny (and very cute) fold up key rings to carry around and use as an alternative to the disposable plastic bag. Tasini: the k...
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Vinnies Winter Style Challenge
I'm no stranger to a St Vincent de Paul Society Victoria (Vinnies Victoria) fashion challenge.  It all kicked off with the New Year New Style challenge over a year ago, when Vinnies sent a $50 gift card  in the post for me to find a collection of pieces to ...
Vinnies Winter Style Challenge
Vinnies Winter Style Challenge
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Junkies Magazine Australia Issue 9
You may remember that I am  now contributing articles to Junkies Magazine Australia.  The latest Junkies Magazine Australia is out now (Issue 9) and two of my articles are in it. Junkies Magazine is an eco-driven print publication, filled with interesting s...
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Father's Day Gifts from Recycled Materials via Gifts Less Ordinary
It's Father's Day coming up in Canada, the United States and the United Kingdom, and so I'm led to believe, in other parts of the world, too. I've never understood why Father's Day isn't celebrated on the same day in other countries that mark the occasion. ...
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Introducing Ethical Fashion Label: You and Mei
A Q&A with Tanika of ethical fashion brand you&mei A couple of years ago, I took over as Editor of KidTown Melbourne and that's where I hang out most of the time now.  Having said that, there are times when my interests in the ethical / vintage / recycled f...
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Zilpah Tart: Ethical Fashion from Canberra
What do you get when you combine local travel photography with fashion?   Zilpah Tart .  This beautiful range of ethically made Australian fashion is a label by Canberra based designer Yumi Morrissey. Now I don't know about you, but when I'm shopping for fa...
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Night Life Exhibition showcasing 1920s and 30s fashion at Rippon Lea
It’s all sequins, beads and sparkles within the magnificent heritage-listed historic house at Melbourne’s Rippon Lea Estate this winter, as The National Trust of Australia (Victoria) has opened Night Life ; a fashion exhibition showcasing the glamour of the...
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DIY Projects around the Home for Beginners
The following is a Guest Post by Sarah of The DIY Hammer: The first time I was introduced to DIY projects, everything seemed tricky and complex. However, 10 years later, I believe in myself so much, that there is nothing I can’t put my mind to and fail.  So...
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