High heels and designer leather boots click down the long catwalk of Chapel Street past high price tags in South Yarra's boutiques. Just off the main thoroughfare, independent shops and cafes share the block with preserved mansions and art deco apartments. When the sun sets, velvet ropes part outside posh nightclubs and glasses clink inside swanky cocktail lounges.See places to stay Save this neighbourhood
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Marnie Hawson is a freelance photographer from the Macedon Ranges just outside Melbourne. She works mostly with small businesses shooting interiors, food, products, people, places and even weddings. Once an environmental scientist, the attraction of working for herself and with other like-minded people drew her into the world of small business and start-ups.