What to Wear to a Winter Wedding

What to wear to a winter wedding

Who said Wedding Season was over?Certainly not you!I've received not one but two requests from readers who are heading to weddings in winter and are stuck for what to wear.Attending a special occasion in the cooler months can be a bit tricky when it comes to selecting an outfit, but it's … [Read more...]

Spend vs Save: Makeup

Spend vs Save: Makeup

I recently shared my spending and saving philosophies when it comes to my hair and also my beauty routine, both posts igniting great conversation amongst us all.I've said it before and I'll say it again. It’s always interesting to learn what other people are into (or not), don’t you … [Read more...]

Celebrating Mother’s Day with Katies

Sonia Styling for Katies

Brought to you by Katies Whenever I’m buying a gift for someone, there’s always one word that dominates my thoughts…Fabulous.Besides being one of my favourite words in the English language, it’s also the word I live to hear when someone unwraps a gift I’ve chosen for them.Even the … [Read more...]

What Sonia Wore: The Work Top Edit

What Sonia Wore: The Work Top Edit

It's no state secret I love pretty things.But I'm also a low key kind of girl at heart.This is never truer than when I'm getting ready for work. I like my weekday mornings to be a stress-free as possible, so I tend to stick to a bit of a routine.Get up. Take the dog for a walk. Same … [Read more...]

How to Style Sneakers for Winter

How to style sneakers for winter

Winter is edging ever closer and for some of us the weather has well and truly turned.This is certainly the case for one of my readers, Lou who lives in Tasmania and has a style question I'm answering today.Lou says..."I am looking at purchasing some casual sneakers. I don’t seem to … [Read more...]

What Sonia Wore: Ladylike Corporate

What Sonia Wore: Ladylike Corporate

What's your fashion personality?Does it change from day to day, mood to mood, work day to weekend?Mine certainly does.At work I tend to stick to the classics with a ladylike lilt and always with a pop of personality.And there's one type of outfit I tend to repeat on a weekday: the … [Read more...]

My First Car (Loan)

My First Car (Loan)

Brought to you by IMB BankI’ll never forget the day.I was an enthusiastic 20 year old about to make her first big life decision.I bounced into the Holden showroom, ready to pick out my very own car.I knew exactly the model I wanted – a Barina, duh! – and made a beeline straight for … [Read more...]

Colour Crush: Mustard

Colour Crush: Mustard

Mustard is more than just a delicious condiment.It's also one hot colour to wear in Autumn/Winter.Mustard is not as tricky to wear as it might seem - it's a gorgeous colour with a bohemian chic vibe and one that is quite flattering for just about any complexion.So what should you wear … [Read more...]

Loving Lately

Loving Lately: tech accessories, beauty, books and food

Welcome to the latest instalment of Loving Lately!Loving Lately is a new series to the blog which features a collection of items – fashion, beauty, homewares, lifestyle, anything – that I’ve personally tried and fallen in love with them. My benchmark? If I love it enough to tell my friends to go … [Read more...]

What Sonia Wore: Blush and Grey

What Sonia Wore: Blush and Grey

I'm having a bit of a colour combination love affair right now.It would seem every photo I like on Instagram or pin on Pinterest - no matter if it's fashion or homewares - features two colours that work together in blissful harmony.Blush and grey.There's something so sophisticated about … [Read more...]

Our Bedroom Makeover

Bedroom Makeover

It all started with bed linen.Actually, I should backtrack.I've been wanting to get our new bed for yearsss, but - as what tends to happen when you're renovating - it kept getting pushed further and further down the ever growing list of priorities.{You can see our old bed in this … [Read more...]

Cheat’s Homemade Baked Beans Recipe

Cheat's Homemade Baked Beans Recipe

We have a local café in our neighbourhood we love to wander down to enjoy breakfast when we can't be bothered cooking.We both pretend to read the menu, but we both know exactly what we're going to order... because we always order the same thing!Me: smashed avocado with mint, peas, radish and … [Read more...]