HAY­LEY BON­HAM & RORY ELSOM

Harper’s Bazaar (Australia) - - Buzz - Creative con­nec­tion: La Porte Space and Mai­son La Porte

When it comes to run­ning lux­ury workspace and events busi­ness La Porte Space to­gether, Bon­ham has the artis­tic eye and Elsom brings the busi­ness brain.“i’m very vis­ual and will come up with all of our de­signs, ideas and ac­ti­va­tions, and Rory is bril­liant with the im­ple­men­ta­tion and devel­op­ment of the con­cepts I de­vise,” Bon­ham says.“i’m very creative and Rory is very log­i­cal and strate­gic, so it’s the per­fect bal­ance.” Lo­cated in Rose­bery in Syd­ney’s in­ner south, La Porte Space in­cludes a pho­to­graphic stu­dio, a cafe, a re­tail space and a well­ness stu­dio, with a satel­lite space set up each year in Paris for fash­ion week.the cou­ple is also de­vel­op­ing a bou­tique ho­tel, Mai­son La Porte, in the Noosa hin­ter­land as part of their on­go­ing per­sonal and pro­fes­sional re­la­tion­ship, which be­gan when Bon­ham was do­ing the PR for a fash­ion brand Elsom once worked for.“hay­ley and I have worked to­gether for over eight years, and I can’t re­ally re­mem­ber work­ing with­out her,” Elsom says.

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