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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
Trucking Oz are WA couple Lindsey and Ori and their two cute kids who are currently travelling around Australia in their custom built camper. Their Instagram page @trucking.oz shows incredible pics of them enjoying the wild beauty of Australia. I love their adventurous spirit and ‘leave no trace’ attitude to […]