My low maintenance skincare routine

My low maintenance skincare routine with Olay Total Effects

Brought to you by Olay Those of you who’ve been reading this blog for more than 5 minutes will know my philosophy when it comes to beauty...Low maintenance all the way.And when it comes to skincare, I don’t have the time, energy or inclination to use more than a (small) handful of products … [Read more...]

Summer Hair and Beauty Picks

Summer Hair and Beauty Picks

I've said it before and I'll say it again...When it comes to this blog, I never test on animals - I only test on myself.{And sometimes my husband!}Seeing as we are nearly two-thirds of the way through summer, I thought it was timely to share with you the hair and beauty products that … [Read more...]

Keeping it Super Simple

Keeping it super simple in Bohemian Traders tank and jeans, and FRANKiE4 sneakers

I love fashion and frocking up as much as the next girl.But mostly?I'm all about the KISS philosophy - keeping it super simple.Give me a well fitting pair of jeans and a tank or t-shirt, and I'm happy.Which is why I was over the moon when Bohemian Traders (one of my favourite go-to … [Read more...]

5 Summer Fashion Trends to Try

5 Summer Fashion Trends

The start of a new season inevitably means new fashion trends.This summer is no different.The trends have well and truly hit the shops and there's a mix of old favourites and new styles to try.I've rounded up 5 summer fashion trends that will suit just about everyone and every … [Read more...]

The Cold Shoulder Top

What Sonia Wore: The Cold Shoulder Top

Well, hello there!Here I am, back on the blog with the first post for 2017.And I'm ever so glad to be back.To kick things off for the year, I thought I'd share a favourite outfit I've been rocking for the past few weeks.The cold shoulder trend is a hot commodity this summer. … [Read more...]

The Christmas Day Dress

The Christmas Day Dress from Bohemian Traders

When it comes to Christmas, we all have our traditions.This is especially true for me when it comes to choosing a Christmas Day outfit.Every single year, for as long as I can remember, I've treated myself to a new ensemble (usually a dress) to wear on Christmas Day.And while the dress … [Read more...]

3 Party Dresses Under $70

3 Party Dresses Under $70

The party season is well and truly upon us now.And it's only going to get busier.If your social calendar is filling up faster than you can say "meet me under the mistletoe" then chances are you're also needing to fill your wardrobe with party dresses to match.I recently shared my top … [Read more...]

Christmas Gift Ideas for Him and Her

Christmas Gift Ideas For Him and Her

Hands up who hasn't started their Christmas shopping yet?You're not the only one.I haven't even written a list yet, which seems kind of odd, considering I'm actually really excited about Christmas this year (unlike last year) and our Christmas tree has been up for a few weeks now.Oh … [Read more...]

All Wrapped Up

Sonia Styling wears PassionQ Paisley Wrap Dress from Whitehaven Emporium

I've found myself wearing dresses so often of late.They're just so easy to wear - throw one on and you're ready to go.I've also recently joined the gym. I had let my exercise regime fall by the wayside and it was time to get it back on track, for the sake of my physical health as well as my … [Read more...]

What to Wear to a Christmas Party

What to wear to a Christmas party

Christmas parties.If you haven't already attended one, I have no doubt your calendar is fast filling up with future dates to get together with friends, family and colleagues.And if you're anything like me, you'll be starting to wonder what to wear to all of these events (and how many times … [Read more...]

Kindness in the Form of a Dress

Sonia Styling wears Feather + Noise 'Wild One' Dress

As you'd probably know by now, I wasn't having the most brilliant time recently.And, as I came to realise, a lot of people noticed my absence from blogging and social media, and quite a few reached out to me privately to check in and see if I was OK.Kindness. In droves. And it drove me to … [Read more...]

Rediscovering Colour, Rediscovering My Happy

Rediscovering Colour

"You've been wearing so much black lately."This seemingly throwaway comment someone said to me the other day stopped me in my tracks.They were right.In my day to day life - especially at work - I had defaulted to black paired with black and accessorised with black.So when the … [Read more...]