About Us

A Friend of Mine is a Melbourne based design practice with experience across a diverse range of fields. 

Every project is seen as a unique opportunity to create something bespoke and perfectly fitting for our clients, whether it is in a physical or digital space. We pride ourselves in ensuring that every aspect of a project has been carefully considered and crafted. This ensures consistently intelligent and timeless solutions with coherent communication, no matter the project or industry.

A Friend of Mine is run by Suzy Tuxen who has over 15 years design experience, and is joined by designers Veronica Lee, Michael Precel, studio manager Tenielle Simonis and other collaborators. 


Project Enquiries

If you would like to enquire about working with us, please get in touch with our studio manager, Tenielle Simonis: tenielle@afom.com.au.

Employment Opportunities

The studio is not currently looking to fill any full time positions but are always happy to receive PDF portfolios if you are interested in working with us in a freelance capacity. Please email us@afom.com.au.

Internship Placements

We are currently not offering an internship position. We offer a few internships at the studio each year to recent graduates or junior designers. If you are interested in completing an internship with us please first email some examples of your work to us@afom.com.au. There are a large number of applicants each year so we apologise if on occasion we fail to respond to your enquiry.


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Broadsheet Melbourne
Carver Films
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Good Vibes Yoga
Hardie Grant Publishers
Huddle design
Hunter Hall
Kirra Jamison
Ball & Doggett
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Melbourne Museum
Milkbar Café London

NMIT University
Pan Macmillan Publishers
Pixel Flix
Planned Living Architects
Rendercorp Victoria
Resident GP
Schwartz Media
The Doctor’s Studio
The Town Mouse
Therapeutic Guidelines
Tourism Victoria
Victorian Curriculumn Assessment Authority
Wired Magazine