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AUSMAP – mapping the microplastic problem in Australia

This week is Microplastics Week, created by AUSMAP to raise awareness about microplastic pollution and how YOU can be involved in tackling this problem! Best Pegs has been a proud supporter of AUSMAP for over a year and makes monthly donations to support their work. Plastic clothes pegs often wash […]

Ripple by Jess – jewellery made with ocean plastics

Jessika Pritchard is the creator of Ripple by Jess, handcrafted jewellery made from recycled ocean plastics she collects from Australian beaches. She is passionate about ocean conservation and her beautiful pieces help to raise awareness about the problem of plastic pollution in our oceans. 1) Describe Ripple by Jess in a sentenceOne […]

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Top ten swaps to be plastic free this July

Plastic is everywhere in our society and a lot of it just isn’t that necessary. Here are my top ten swaps to cut down on plastic in your life! Of course, it is best to use what you currently have before buying new reusables so take a look around your […]

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Lingerie not landfill – compostable bras from The Very Good Bra

There is such a thing as compostable bras, thanks to the vision and determination of Stephanie Devine, founder of sustainable fashion brand The Very Good Bra, who is helping to address the massive problem of textile waste with her collection of sustainable underwear and lounge wear.

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Best Pegs – quality marine grade stainless steel pegs

Stainless steel pegs might all look similar but there are vast differences in their quality and longevity and this is all dependent on the grade of the stainless steel. 201 grade is the cheapest and lowest quality. If you’ve snapped up a pack of cheap stainless steel pegs it’s pretty […]

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Best Pegs – The Best Clothes Pegs!

As a mother of three kids, I hang out laundry every day so I consider myself somewhat of an expert on clothes pegs! Here in (mostly) sunny Australia, we have optimum conditions for line drying clothes but not all clothes pegs can handle Australian conditions, that’s where Best Pegs come […]

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#endperiodplastic with My Nickerbot period underwear.

3000 days. That’s how many days on average a woman will menstruate in her lifetime. And if using tampons or pads, that equates to roughly 12,000 of these in the bin. The majority of sanitary products sold in Australia contain plastic, adding up to 120kg of waste per person sitting […]

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Dryer Balls now available at Best Pegs

Sure, Best Pegs has loads of marine grade stainless steel pegs on offer, but did you know that we also stock wool dryer balls? Yes, it’s true! If you’re like me you were raised to believe that the clothes dryer was an appliance only to be used in the most […]

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Stainless steel pegs as a housewarming gift? We say yes!

Looking for a practical and eco-friendly housewarming gift that will be with the recipient for years to come? You can’t go past Best Pegs! They make an excellent gift for a multitude of other occasions, such as a teacher gift, mothers day gift, secret Santa gift, birthday gift etc and […]