PROFILED | SERAINA FONTANA | ZULU & ZEPHYR HEAD DESIGNER

Seraina Fontana shares a day in her life as the Head Designer of Zulu & Zephyr.

PROFILED | SERAINA FONTANA | ZULU & ZEPHYR HEAD DESIGNER on Zulu & Zephyr

5:00am: I wake up dawn, just before the sun rises. I start my mornings with a stretch and long walk outdoors. Whether it's the lighthouse walk or a beach walk, I don't feel myself without this moving meditation daily. It runs in the family!

6:30am: By naturally rising so early I am able to take my mornings slow and ease into the day. I live across the road from the beach, so after watching the sun poke his head I duck home for breakfast and to check my emails.
Karla, director of ZZ, and myself are always in touch. We text at all hours throwing around ideas and getting inspired. At times we wake up on the same wavelength - and the design chat can start very early.

7:30am: I'm my most focused and productive in the mornings. Quite often you'll find me at the office early, getting stuck into tasks. Particularly when I wake inspired and have a creative outburst - I play music and get deep into the design zone.
9:30am: Our ZZ team are truly a dream. We all get along incredibly well, so now and again will head out for a quick coffee break at McTavish. Following this i'll be back on my emails and making a plan for the day.


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