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Sally Tabart

Managing Editor

Sally is a writer, editor and producer. She is the founding editor of a publication and creative space in Fitzroy called Ladies of Leisure (you can read the TDF feature on the space here!).

Sally worked as a freelance writer and in the film industry before moving to New York in 2014. After finding her feet in Melbourne again, she joined the TDF dream team in 2017.


10 Unmissable Art Exhibitions Of 2020

Calendars out! Our pick of not-to-be-missed art exhibitions for 2020, Australia wide.
Sally Tabart
  21 hours ago


Perfect Indoor Planters From The Plant Society And Capra Designs

A collaboration between The Plant Society and Capra Designs – we're loving these architecture-inspired planters!

Studio Visit

The Miniature Boat Maker Working Out Of An Off-Grid Shipping Container

Meet Captain Elise Cameron Smith – ‘miniature boat maker and builder of dreams’!


A Home That Completely Transforms With A Few Quick Switches

Designed as an artist's retreat using mostly recycled materials, The Sawmill House by Archier is a home for all seasons!

Creative People

Treasure Hunting With Wild To Ware

Erin Malloy and Michael Tink fossick for gemstones in riverbeds around Australia, to create their ethical bespoke jewellery.


The Best Of Our Family Column in 2019!

From Catherine Deveny to Clare Bowditch, this is the best of our 'Family' column from 2019.

Creative People

Get Your Goals In Check, With These Original Artworks By Beci Orpin x kikki.K

kikki K has teamed up with the legendary Melbourne artist to create three original artworks based on new year's goals. Here's how you can wi...

Dream Job

Beatrice Preston Zly, Product Packaging Designer at Aēsop

The RMIT graduate shares how hard work, passion and preparation helped her land her dream job at the iconic Australian brand!


Art Objects By Master Glass Artist Mark Douglass

The renowned glass artist presents a solo exhibition at Graham Geddes Antiques in Armadale.

In Print

'Weekends' by Kara Rosenlund, A Love Letter To Her Island Home

The celebrated photographer and stylist shares her most personal project yet, a book that documents her weekend life on Stradbroke Island, Q...

Studio Visit

Peachy Green's Feel Good Gardens

We visit Landscape Designer Frances Hale of Peachy Green in her divine new workspace in Fairfield.


Loose Leaf Studio Open 'En Route' At Heide Museum of Modern Art

Artists Charlie Lawler and Wona Bae transform the iconic Heide II building with a cascading botanical installation, 'En Route'.

Studio Visit

Sensual Ceramics That Celebrate The Human Form

We visit ceramicist, graphic designer, and mother-of-three Sophie Nolan, in her serene studio on Sydney's Northern Beaches.


Meet The Next Generation Of Artists From Maningrida, NT

Young artists Kenan Namunjdja and Rosina Gunjarrwanga are front and centre of the MCA's prestigious Primavera 2019 exhibition, on now in Syd...

Dream Job

Making Magic With The Creative Director Of The Big Group

Steffanie D’Alberto landed her dream job at Bruce + Chyka Keebaugh’s events empire three-and-a-half years ago. Here’s how she did it!


The Tiny Beachside Apartment That Packs An Architectural Punch

A personal project for architect James Garvan, this original 1965 apartment in Clovelly is now living its best life.

Studio Visit

The Creative Couple Behind THAT Chair (And More Timeless Designs!)

Meet Andrew and Gabby, the pair behind one of our favourite new furniture design studios!