FAIRINA CHENG – FAIRINA CHENG CONTEMPORARY JEWELLERY
This week we talk to Fairina Cheng, jeweller and owner of Fairina Cheng Contemporary Jewellery, about breaking the rules, love for all, and questioning the status quo.
MARIANNE FIDEL – MARIANNE FIDEL MAKEUP ARTIST
This week we talk to Marianne Fidel about overcoming her own struggles with self-esteem issues and how that helped her find her own way of empowering women by celebrating their beauty and femininity as a makeup artist.
SALLY IRWIN – THE FREEDOM HUB
Sally Irwin restored our faith in humanity when we first interviewed her about her fight for the futures of survivors of modern day slavery in Australia. This week Sally shares her journey, and the challenges she overcame, to found The Freedom Hub. Sally very aptly describes this stylish and ethically run café, wedding and event space as a business for purpose.
SALLY IRWIN – THE WOMAN: ACTIVIST, ENTREPRENEUR, & FREEDOM FIGHTER
Sally Irwin, founder of The Freedom Hub, tells us how she and her army of volunteers are rebuilding the lives of survivors of human trafficking in Australia, and how she’s created an elegant wedding and function venue with serious ethical credentials to support her cause.
ADAM ELLIOTT – CAN’T SKATE MANUFACTURING CO.
As an advocate for sustainable and ethical fashion, also coined as the “slow fashion movement”, we talk to Adam, founder of Can’t Skate Manufacturing Co. about his infatuation for creating timeless leather goods for an often understated group in a wedding: the grooms and groomsmen.
CAITLYN ELLIOTT – STUDIO C BRIDAL
From working with award-winning costume designers to creating bespoke wedding gowns, Caitlyn Elliott talks to us about her journey towards turning the visions of bride-to-be’s into reality, and her deep passion in building trust and genuine connections with each of her brides.
VIVIAN YEUNG – FOR THE LOVE OF STATIONERY
Bespoke wedding stationery designer Vivian Yeung shares her story of independence, growing up in a foreign culture and how her business For the Love of Stationery is literally changing lives.
JESSICA MARSHALL – JESSICA MARSHALL MAKEUP ARTISTRY
Jessica Marshall, the artisan behind her own makeup artistry business talks to us about how persistence, her calm nature, and her devotion to following her passion has helped her build her name in the competitive industry of film, television, and bridal makeup.
JENNIFER GO – JENNIFER GO BRIDAL COUTURE
Wedding dress designer, Jennifer Go, shares with us fond memories of her mother’s talents and how they gave her an appreciation for the art of sewing, handmade garments and bespoke designs.
PRIYA MACLURE – SUGARPOT
Loving wife, mother, and passionate baker, Priya Maclure, gives us a glimpse on how the importance of balancing family life with talent and passion paved the way to pursuing her dreams and starting her business – Sugar Pot.
AMBROSE, NABIL, & YEN – NONE OF THE ABOVE
Ambrose, Nabil, and Yen give us the lowdown on how teamwork, collaboration and a unified drive to reach a common goal paved the way for their unique business concept, None Of The Above men’s fashion wear.
TOM & KATE – WHITE CLOVER MUSIC
Tom and Kate of White Clover Music talk to us about taking chances in life, business and in love, on each other and on yourself.
CLARE HARMER – FLEUR AND THREADS
Twenty-four-year-old florist Clare Harmer, the beautiful soul behind Fleur and Threads, talks to us about her spiritual awakening and her journey to self-awareness and discovery through yoga and meditation.
DANIEL LIU – USFIN ATELIER
Daniel Jianing Liu, Hairdresser and Creative Director at Usfin Atelier and International Educator for Kevin Murphy, talks to us about overcoming insecurities, self-confidence and mastery of craft.
GABI – GABRIELA ANA WEDDINGS
Wedding photographer Gabriela Colebrook talks to us about the trials and tribulations, and the magic and joy of pursuing her passion – from burning out to starting up Gabriela Ana Weddings on her own.
TERESA TIONG – AU REVOIR LES FILLES
From falling in love with her mum’s fashion magazines as a young girl, to starting her own brand Au Revoir Les Filles, designer Teresa Tiong takes us on her journey of story and romance.