Nadia Bartel is one of Melbourne’s most popular influencers, with over 543,000 Instagram followers and an undeniably iconic status as a former WAG in the AFL world.
She had just completed a degree from La Trobe University in business administration, public relations and applied communication when she met Geelong football star Jimmy Bartel in 2008.
After graduating, Nadia worked in advertising before pursuing her love for fashion through her online blog, Chronicles of Nadia, in 2012.
Shortly after, in 2014, the couple got married.
Nadia and the former Geelong Cats captain abruptly announced their split in August 2019.
Despite the separation, the individual popularity of 37-year-old Nadia Bartel has grown steadily.
She has since quit her fashion blog and instead focuses on her Instagram platform.
Bartel uses her platform to work with renowned brands such as La Roche-Posay, Ole Henriksen and Marc Jacobs Beauty, in addition to being named Ambassador for the Melbourne Cup Carnival and Myer.
Instead, the scandal saw his subscribers increase by around 11,000 shortly after the video was released.
However, in addition to her success as an influencer, Nadia Bartel has also cemented her role in Melbourne’s fashion scene, following the launch of her fashion brand Henne in 2019, which now has over 138,000 followers on Instagram.