Our wedding anniversary weekend at Beresford Estate

Beresford Estate, McLaren Vale - Sonia Styling

Six years... where does the time go?!It seems like only yesterday we exchanged vows and became husband and wife.Each year on our anniversary, we forgo gifts and instead we choose to spend quality time together. (It's my main love language... anyone else?)This year, we decided to stay … [Read more...]

Sunday Style Session: the wrap-up

Sunday Style Session - Sonia Styling

Remember when you were a kid: you'd wait aaaages for a special occasion like your birthday or Christmas to arrive and then it would be over in the blink of an eye?That's exactly how I feel about my very first... Sunday Style Session!On Sunday 24 February, I welcomed the warmest, most … [Read more...]

You’re invited to my Sunday Style Session

Sunday Style Session with Sonia Styling

Late last year, I shared an experience I had in a change room.A rather horrendous experience, where I spent 45 excruciating minutes trying to find just ONE dress. I must have tried on over a dozen options but none made me feel fabulous - instead, they made me feel frumpy.I walked out of that … [Read more...]

Refining my personal style

Something shifts in your 30s.{And I'm not just talking about weight or body shape!}I really feel like the further you get into the decade, the more comfortable you become with who you are. You begin to truly accept what you look like. And you develop confidence in your personal … [Read more...]

The year that was: 2018

Wow. As the end of this year comes hurtling toward us, I thought I would steal a quiet moment amongst the chaos of the silly season to write a little note to you. And me.To recap 2018 and share all that it has meant to me and the impact it has had on me.What. A. Year!Not only did it … [Read more...]

3 party dresses under $100

Sonia Styling wears PrettyLittleThing.com

I like to step outside of my comfort zone as often as possible.And yes, this even applies to fashion!Recently, I decided to challenge myself and shop somewhere I'd never shopped before. An online retailer I thought only suitable for cute, perky, young things. Not 34-year-old women like me … [Read more...]

Women beyond the wardrobe: Melissa from Adorn Collection

Melissa Barnes of Adorn Collection

Here we go, ladies... it's time for another chapter of women beyond the wardrobe.New to this story?Well, basically, I’m inspired by other women – their work and their wardrobe.I love to know how they ended up where they are, doing the work that they do. How they discovered their passion, … [Read more...]

Meet your new fave Rosé

Sonia Styling x Pure Vision Organic Rosé

I make no secret of the fact I enjoy a glass of wine. Or two.But what you may not know is that a few years ago, I created a hashtag to celebrate it: #soniastylinghappyhour {Feel free to use it next time you're enjoying a tipple!}And in this spirit of this, I'm always keen to try new … [Read more...]

34

Today I turn 34.Before I started writing this post, I went back and read the post I wrote on my 33rd birthday.All of the memories and emotions came flooding back. It was quite a chapter. Probably a lot more monumental than I realised at the time.And, just like last year, so much has … [Read more...]

Women beyond the wardrobe: Primp Style Co

Lucy and Kelly of Primp Style Co

YAY!It's time for another chapter of women beyond the wardrobe.New to this story?Well, basically, I’m inspired by other women – their work and their wardrobe.I love to know how they ended up where they are, doing the work that they do. How they discovered their passion, their … [Read more...]

Supporting womankind, supporting MumKIND

So I've been working on a little something quietly in the background for quite some time now...You see, I've been searching for a local charitable organisation to align with and really hoped to find one with a strong focus on women.And then - like magic - it happened!I connected with … [Read more...]

Hire a bit of luxury

Sonia Styling x Adorn Collection

When I started this blog some 5 years ago, I had the same fashion philosophy I still have now: style doesn’t have to break the bank.Especially when you can hire a bit of luxury!Which is why I’m very excited to announce that I’m the new ambassador for... Adorn CollectionAdorn … [Read more...]