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A Day In The Life

A Day In The Life

A Day In The Life Of Dom Gattermayr, Co-Owner of Our Favourite New Cafe, Florian

We spent a delicious day with the young co-owner of Melbourne's fave new cafe.

A Day In The Life

A Day In The Life Of Textile Designer, Cassie Byrnes

The designer, mother and founder of Variety Hour walks us through 24 hours in her colourful (and hilarious!) shoes.

A Day In The Life

A Day In The Life of ‘Hamilton’ Star, Chloé Zuel

We go behind the scenes of the Australian production of the most famous musical in the world - with Eliza Hamilton herself!

A Day In The Life

A Day In The Life Of Media Powerhouse And Ultimate Creative Slashie, Sophia Athas

The founder of digital marketing agency Hatrik House talks us through the ins-and-outs of running a successful business in your twenties!

A Day In The Life

A Day In The Life Of Chrissy Lafian, Founder And Creative Director Of Suku

With teams in both Melbourne and Bali, Chrissy lets us in on how she runs the lifestyle brand she's built from scratch!

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A Day In The Colourful Life Of Influencer + Entrepreneur, Flex Mami

Lillian Ahenkan (aka Flex Mami) is a guru for the modern age. So naturally, we want to know what happens in her daily life!

A Day In The Life

A Drool-Worthy Day In The Life Of Instagram Food Sensation, Ellie Bouhadana of Ellie’s Table

The cult status cook is an art director, project manager and producer of food-oriented events all rolled into one. Go behind the scenes of h...
Sasha Gattermayr

A Day In The Life

A Day In The Life Of Australian Fashion Icon, Lee Mathews

The legend of local fashion takes us through a day in the life of running her international design business - during a pandemic!
Sasha Gattermayr

A Day In The Life

A Day In The Life Of Rae Johnston, Trailblazing TV Journalist And Organisation Super-Woman!

We follow the groundbreaking NITV & SBS science and tech reporter and proud Wiradjuri woman around for a day, to learn just how she gets it
Sasha Gattermayr

A Day In The Life

A Day In The Life Of Fred’s Head Chef, Danielle Alvarez

Follow the daily routine of Danielle Alvarez, head chef of the renowned Paddington restaurant, Fred's!

A Day In The Life

A Day In The Life Of Artist, Designer And Small Businesswoman, Rachel Castle

The bubbly, effervescent design icon takes us through a day in her heavenly Marrickville studio - plus how she built her business from the g...
Sasha Gattermayr

A Day In The Life

A Day In The Life Of Hattie Molloy, Florist

From 2.35 am wake ups to 19-hour installs, there's no such thing as an 'ordinary' day for this hardworking Melbourne florist!

A Day In The Life

A Day In The Life Of Annie Portelli, TDF's Art Director

From shooting homes to managing major projects, our very own Annie Portelli shares her typical day!

A Day In The Life

A Day In The Life Of Anna Schwartz, Gallerist

Passions for art, food and culture intertwine, in the daily routine of this inimitable Melbourne icon. 

A Day In The Life

A Day In The Life Of Jamie Durie, Designer + Media Personality

We talk to a legendary Aussie icon about finding the time to manage his multiple pursuits!

A Day In The Life

A Day In The Life Of Benjamin Law, Writer

The groundbreaking Sydney-based writer shares how he finds stability while constantly changing gears!

A Day In The Life

A Day In The Life Of Elizabeth Kulas, Host And Producer Of The 7am Podcast

The host and producer of Schwartz Media's fantastic new daily podcast tells us what it takes to produce a podcast – every single day!

A Day In The Life

A Day In The Life Of Andrew McConnell, Chef And Restaurateur

We spend a day with the man who has helped defined Melbourne's culinary scene!

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