As plastic bag free July draws to a close how wonderful to see some movement from our large supermarket chains regarding single use plastic bags. I can’t believe it has taken so long!!
I lived in France in the 90’s and single use plastic bags had been phased out many years before, so that a visit to the hypermarche saw shoppers arriving with their baskets and a collection of reusable bags to do their large shop. Of course the use of baskets is very common at the markets and in many village and towns across France. We need to do the same here in Australia! At 2 duck we are doing our bit!! Our baskets are very strong and do last – so you can shop at the super market or farmers market and carry all your shopping. You may need 2 baskets to fit it in!! Make the change if you haven’t already and get a basket. Use it, help stop the use of unnecessary plastic.
Basket of the Month
Life Instyle Melbourne
We are exhibiting this year in the Royal Exhibition Building Carlton at the August top boutique trade event. We can be found at Stand 1554 – in a very similar spot to last year. We will be featuring our new range of baskets but will have our classics on show too. The event is every day from Thursday 3rd to Sunday 6th August. For all our wonderful stockists pop in and say hello and see the baskets.
Markets for August
A day of beautiful Things
Club Rose Bay – Thursday 10 August from 10 – 3pm. Join me and a small collection of beautiful retailers with our wonderful wares. Find us just past the Lynne Park tennis on the corner of New South Head rd and Vickery Ave.
Rose Bay Farmer Market
15 August in Pannerong Park Rose Bay for this lovely market. From 8 til 2 pm.
Ascham Tennis Day Sunday 20th August – at Ascham school from 11 am until 4pm. School fete day and fair.
Loreto Kiribili Spring Fair Sunday 27th August – at Loreto School, Kiribili from 10 to 4 pm.
See you at the markets