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Helen Edwards Award winning blogger and author Australia

Welcome to The Sustainable Home Hub, where we are all about people and planet. I am Helen Edwards, an award winning blogger and children's author. I am Mama to 3 beautiful sons and I have just finished my PhD in psychology. Our focus is on reducing eco-anxiety, removing barriers to sustainability, and helping you to take small simple actionable steps, towards a sustainable home and life.

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.

Helen x

From the Blog

VIVID 2013, curator Scott Lewis on design talent in Australia

By helene | July 4, 2013 | 0

VIVID is Australia’s longest running design competition and innovation showcase for new and emerging designers. Vivid was born 11 years ago out of the desire to create a platform for emerging designers to showcase and support their vocation and talent.…

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Walter-G, bringing Indian colour to contemporary interiors

By helene | July 3, 2013 | 0

Walter-G was founded by Sydney friends, Lauren Bennett and Genevieve Fennel (pictured above- image via Australian Design Review interview) in early 2011. Walter G supplies newly designed fabrics by Indian artisans, as well as vintage pieces sourced from India.  The textile…

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Sustainable House Day 2013

By helene | July 2, 2013 | 4

Sustainable House Day is coming on Sunday 8th September! The event began in 2001 as an initiative of the Australian Solar Energy Society (AuSES). (image above of a Sustainable House – via Permaculture Sydney). The Sustainable House Day website reports that last year,…

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LAB DE STU, a design collective

By helene | July 2, 2013 | 0

LAB DE STU is a multi award-winning cutting edge independent Melbourne design collective. Adam Lynch, Dale Hardiman and Andre Hnatojko, the designers behind LAB DE STU will be showcasing their work at the upcoming Decoration and Design  in Melbourne from 18 –…

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Ash Allen -Design, Made Trade 2013, small footprint, big impact

By helene | July 1, 2013 | 0

Ash Allen studied a Bachelor of Engineering (Mech)/ B. Arts and later an MBA at La Trobe University. Married with three children, Ash lives in Rosanna, Victoria, and enjoys family time, designing/making and playing tennis. He is presenting his work at the…

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Home Furniture On Consignment, sustainability & a win win

By helene | June 28, 2013 | 4

Home Furniture On Consignment’s (HFOC) Scott Faso, the founder and current proprietor of  HFOC had the idea for the business after his own personal experiences, moving from a large house in LA to a terrace house in Sydney’s eastern suburbs,…

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