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envelope

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virgin fibre
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thermal printing

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envelope

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virgin fibre
cradle to cradle
acid free

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thermal printing

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card

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virgin fibre
cradle to cradle
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thermal printing

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card

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virgin fibre
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thermal printing

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container

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virgin fibre
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thermal printing

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container

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virgin fibre
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flowers for future


holistic solution to flora extinction. arcadie delivers sustainable floral arrangements. imagining the future of flowers while 15 per cent of species are threatened with extinction.

a number uncovered by the national museum of natural history following a research on 30 million floristic data. the botanists reveal that 742 out of 4982 indigenous species are at risk of extinction. a threat linked to the radical mutation of ecosystems under the influence of global warming and land pollution.

reference to an utopian space where human lives in harmony with nature arcadie preserves flora from extinction. each flower is sourced from sustainable agriculture. air dried. stored in the dark to ensure color preservation. a botanical work in the form of monochrome floral arrangements. each produced in a hand numbered limited series.

saving flora as purpose arcadie develops a low-carbon philosophy. space furnished with upcycled laboratory furniture. product packaged with cradle to cradle certified virgin fibre. website hosted on co2 neutral data centre. brand like a virgin land where grow flowers for future.
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