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Sally Tabart

News Editor

Sally is a writer and producer. She is the founding editor of a publication called Ladies of Leisure, which focuses on personal and professional development of women. 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, Sally joined the TDF dream team in 2017.

Roundup

Just Announced – The 2019 Australian Interior Design Awards Shortlist

Our highlights reel of the lust-worthy residential interiors in the running for the prestigious Australian Interior Design Awards.

Studio Visit

The Self-Taught Painter Inspired By His Ethiopian Heritage

We visit Afro-Norwegian artist Olana Janfa in his Thornbury garden-shed studio, who paints to connect with his history and culture.

Lighting

A Leading Lighting Designer Transforms An Underground Carpark

British product designer Lee Broom creates a breathtaking installation in the carpark of Space Furniture in Sydney – and it’s only open

Travel

A Micro Hotel Room Inside An Upcycled Shipping Container

A pop-up hotel on a tiny footprint, touring Victorian wineries the autumn!

Studio Visit

Embracing The Mistakes With Ceramicist Hana Vasak

We take a look inside the sun-drenched Northcote studio of the emerging maker behind Dáša Ceramics and chat about learning, growing, and n...

The Tools I Use

The Tools I Use · Phillip Withers

We go behind-the-scenes and inside the toolkit with legendary local landscape designer, Phillip Withers!

Architecture

A Generous And Spacious Family Dream Home

Architecture firm Preston Lane transform this suburban Melbourne home into a space of dramatic volume and light, with a few surprising detai...

Architecture

A Not So Suburban Family Home

A showstopping house in Ivanhoe, with a surprising interior feature by KUD Architecture.

Roundup

4 Great Getaways In New South Wales

Our favourite NSW road trip itineraries, with intel from local experts!

Art

The Boundary Pushing Artist Challenging Structural Norms

Challenging the mainstream, with Sydney-based artist Ramesh Mario Nithiyendran.

Indigenous Art

A Joyful Exhibition Featuring Some Of Australia's Most Talented Indigenous Artists

A group exhibition and celebration of Australia's first Indigenous owned and operated gallery.

Art

An Exhibition of Modernist Suburban Homes, Painted In Brilliant Detail

Artist Robyn Sweaney looks back to the modernist homes of the 1960s, in a new exhibition at Arthouse Gallery in Sydney.

Fashion

Welcome To The Sunshine State With Cassie Byrnes

Slap on some mozzie spray, we're fangin' it up to North Queensland with Cassie Byrnes to explore her new collection, 'Tourist', inspired by

Art

An Exhibition Of Art + Flowers In Fitzroy

A spectacular exhibition of botanical-inspired artworks curated by Julia Green, in Melbourne's iconic Flowers Vasette.

Creative People

The Tools I Use · Bern Chandley, Chairmaker

We take a look inside the toolkit of a proper, old-fashioned chairmaker, and learn what it takes to make chairs of 'heirloom quality'.

Interiors

The Trés Chic Paris Apartment Of Kenzo’s Design Director

Melbourne-based interior architect Pip McCully of Studio Wonder teams up with French architect Lauren Soler on this trés chic Paris apartme...

Gardens

Feast Your Eyes On Victoria's Greatest Gardens

From urban sanctuaries to coastal splendour, see inside some of Victoria's most breathtaking green spaces at Garden Design Fest.