Alexandra Heard and Heleena Trahanas first met at the start of their respective careers, when they worked together at magazines such as Gourmet Traveller, Vogue Living, and Vogue Australia. A mutual love for travel kept the pair in touch after they’d gone their separate ways, and ultimately led them to creating a shared venture, Alex And Trahanas.
Bringing a little taste of the Mediterranean to Australia, this curated lifestyle project brings together a selection of linen garments designed and made in Australia, a collection of handmade and handpainted Apulian ceramics, treasures from European travels and collaborations with artists and designers. Their latest collection, La Famiglia, is a celebration of all the good things in life! ‘In these most unusual of times, many of us have rediscovered what matters most, yet the Italians have developed a culture over centuries that celebrates family, food, style and solidarity’, explains Heleena of the