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Belle Flaneur founder profiled in Australian Financial Review

Finally, the alternative is becoming respectable. Celebrating our reuse community in the mainline financial press.

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24 April 2014

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Belle Flaneur makes flower pop stand @ Robby Ingham Stores

Belle Flaneur collaborating with Sydney TAFE floristry and bumping in a flower pop stand for Valentines Day #@Robby Ingham Stores! Why? Because we can! Reusing these fabo finds from Reverse Garbage.

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10 February 2014

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Loving Belle Flaneur sustainable summer events!

Take a Sydney summer heat, bright colours, special occasions at an Italian restaurant… mix it up with crafty hands, vivid imagination, reuse and dream collaborators and this is what you get – Feel the Fever! Belle Flaneur works sustainably collaborating with the dream team Buffalo Studio and Reverse Garbage

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2 February 2014

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Hey YOU! Have YOU reused lately?

We are currently reusing these letters from Reverse Garbage, bumping them into a retail window in the leafy, lush land of Woollahra. This public installation started up loads of discussion about reuse and repurposing materials. Yay public engagement with topics that matter the most

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14 October 2013

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Collaboration @Sydney TAFE Open Day Styling Hub!

This is what happens when you bring a Buffalo, a Flaneur & some Reverse Garbage together…magic happens! What a wonderful opportunity to repurpose valuable materials from Australia’s largest reuse centre for TAFE Open Day at Sydney Institute. Together with Joshua Lunney from Buffalo creative studio and Reverse Garbage we set about for TAFE Open Day…

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5 September 2013

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Currently repurposing rivers of ribbon!

Thanks for the cutting & crafting Liane Lancaster! x

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24 July 2013

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BF currently repurposing these…

Black cable spools & stools, desourced from Reverse Garbage! We are up styling them for Alexander McQueen and Stella McCartney pre-fall 2013 collections window installation.

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24 July 2013

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UPstyling the HOME@Belle Flaneur

We took 1 room and created 3 different scenarios in 2 locations. The object of the task was to buy nothing new but rather layer larger homewares pieces with a mix of soft home furnishings with preloved materials and objects. We DEsourced & UPstyled great finds from our be sties at Reverse Garbage to create…

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16 July 2013

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Mood boards for Sustainable Home Styling by Becky Doyle

We’re working 1 room in 1 house with 3 different looks! Here’s our moods for the styling shoot. Of course there will be colour, metals & a kick of black and white!

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26 June 2013

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Belle Flaneur presents@Vivid-photos Dane Ingram

Oh what a night! Big thanks to Jess Miller from GreenUps for getting us involved in the movement. Belle Flaneur had a ball collaborating with Sharky from Milkcrate Events, Sophie Hoppe and as always Reverse Garbage Marrickville. It was super special to be involved in this years Vivid Festival and present our topic at the…

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5 June 2013

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Belle Flaneur metal sheeting sculptures

Belle Flaneur’s favourite trash now treasured in the MCA

Our metal sheeting is used over and over again in many of the Belle Flaneur installations. We’ve taken it to India and talked about it in the US. Tonight at the Vivid Festival in our presentation ‘The Rise Of Repurposing’ we’re going to highlight some of our favourite sculptural pieces in both the presentation slide…

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4 June 2013

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Belle Flaneur presents at Sydney’s Vivid Festival

We’re thrilled to be speaking at Vivid Festival this year at the Museum of Contemporary Art Sydney. It’s going to be an awesome opportunity to share the inspiring ideas on the rise of repurposing movement! We’ve invited our regular collaborators also passionate about protecting the planet to share their inspiring sustainable business practices- Sarah Sharky…

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3 June 2013

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Pop UP Cycle – reuse gallery exhibit

After an awesome creative week collaborating with the great talents of the Reverse Garbage team and artist Ganbold Lundaa ¬†a new community initiative has been born! Titled Pop UP Cycle, this initiative is all about a community coming together to share because we care. We’ve UP Cycled our first Pop UP exhibit in 3 ways….

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9 April 2013

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We’ve launched RG HOME

Styled up with Reverse Garbage treasures for the home. This is going to be soooo much fun! Junxtaposing your stuff with theirs for home interiors so fine you’ll want to move in!

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29 March 2013

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So good to be home in our container at RG!

So good to be back- thank you Reverse Garbage for our retro fitted shipping container we affectionately call the Belle Flaneur Clubhouse.¬†Smiling everyday we enter our space! Looking forward to our continued love affair Reuse & repurpose because we can’t recycle the planet!

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26 March 2013

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Preloved VM props

Window bump-in repurposing these preloved beauties

Artwear on Queen bumps in tomorrow with a raw reuse concept- these boxes!

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12 March 2013

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Roof tops of Dharavi

In Dharavi everyone has a job. Here on these rooftops people are drying plates that has already been rag picked from landfill, sold, bought, sorted, broken, chopped, washed and is being dried. Below it is hot, crowded, tight and overwhelming.

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3 March 2013

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Instore Asia Mumbai- Belle Flaneur getting by with a little help from our friends

Happy to report Instore Asia was an awesome experience and a wonderfully innovative event! Thanks for the opportunity Vasant Jante to share the collaborative efforts of Belle Flaneur and Reverse Garbage in spreading the important message of reuse and repurposing in design. In this case we shared what’s happening in the art of repurposing in…

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28 February 2013

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Nicole Ashley talking Belle Flaneur & Reverse Garbage reuse on Vimeo!

As part of our preparation for the Mumbai trip to Instore Asia we invited some of our favourite repurposing retailers in Australia to talk about why they repurpose and how they do it and we shared this with our Indian retail audience. Here’s a bite from the talented Nicole Ashley-founding collaborator at Belle Flaneur, talking…

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23 February 2013

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Belle Flaneur to Mumbai by Madi Hudson

Wow! all the new ways to flaneur! This is gonna be great negotiating this urban space. Belle Flaneur is going to be talking about our favourite topic- repurposing in the VM at Instore Asia! so exciting! Thanks for creating our first stroll on the streets of India Madi x

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18 February 2013

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Belle Flaneur is a modern
creation site for bright talent
to collaborate, develop
and shine. Our community
celebrates the aesthetics
of the city by transporting
street style to the
information highway. We strive to redefine, repurpose & reuse discarded objects to create sustainable concepts.