Summer Homewares with Heart

Summer Homewares from Oxfam Shop | soniastyling.com

You may not know this about me, but…I’m an Oxfam Australia blogger/supporter.The reason I decided to align myself with this organisation is because one out of every three people in the world lives in poverty and Oxfam is determined to change our world by mobilising the power of people … [Read more...]

A Tour of My Home Office

Sonia Styling Home Office | soniastyling.com

I promised I would share more snippets of our home here on the blog.And while I might be a tad late to deliver the second instalment, I'm staying true to my word!{You can catch up on the tour of our back room and the history of our house here.}Today I thought I'd show you around my home … [Read more...]

3 Homewares Trends for Spring

Sonia Styling and Lucy Cornes of She Shopped at the Westfield Home Food & Wine Weekend | SONIASTYLING.COM

Oh boy did I have fun last weekend!The reason for my Madonna-esque headset as you can see in the pic above was to chat spring homewares trends with Westfield Marion ambassador, Lucy Cornes of She Shopped as part of the Home Food and Wine weekend held in Westfield shopping centres around South … [Read more...]

Hi! What’s Been Happening?

Coffee and flowers {image by Emma Kate Co} | SONIASTYLING.COM

{image by the glorious Emma Kate Co} Hi everyone!Seeing as it's the end of another week, I thought it might be a nice idea to catch up over a coffee (or tea if you prefer) and have a little chat about what's been happening in our lives.I'll go first, shall I?Here's what's been happening … [Read more...]

My Fave Room: Stacey from Veggie Mama

My Fave Room: Stacey from Veggie Mama | #house #home | SONIASTYLING.COM

Welcome to the latest episode of My Fave Room!If you’re anything like me, you love nothing more than a behind the scenes look at other people’s homes.And me being the inquisitive blogger that I am, I’ve managed to convince some of our favourite bloggers to share their favourite room with … [Read more...]

3 Homewares Trends for Winter

For many of us in Australia, the winter chill has well and truly set in.In our house, the underfloor heating timer in our bathroom has been set {I cannot tell you how nice it is to walk on warm bathroom tiles first thing in the morning} and so has the timer for the gas fireplace {again, lovely … [Read more...]

10 Tips for Choosing the Perfect Paint Colour

10 tips for choosing the perfect paint colour | #house #home #interior | SONIASTYLING.COM

Today I'd like to welcome a special guest - Kimberley from Girl Up A Ladder! In 2005, Kimberley purchased her first two bedroom apartment and did some basic, low cost renovations with some cheap and chic interior touches. Five years later and with a desire to adopt a rescue dog and mow a lawn, she … [Read more...]

My Fave Room: Danielle from Keeping Up With The Holsbys

My Fave Room: Danielle from Keeping Up With The Holsbys | #house #home #interior | SONIASTYLING.COM

Welcome to the fifth episode of My Fave Room for 2015!If you’re anything like me, you love nothing more than a behind the scenes look at other people’s homes.And me being the inquisitive blogger that I am, I’ve managed to convince some of our favourite bloggers to share their favourite room … [Read more...]

How to Budget for a Renovation

How to budget for a renovation | #house #home | SONIASTYLING.COM

 For those of you that have been playing along at home, we've been renovating our place for 3.5 years now.Yes, you read right.Three. And. A. Half. Years.I feel like I've been living on my very own version of The Block this entire time, but I've also learned a heck of a lot along … [Read more...]

Win a Deluxe Jaffa Chair from Epona Co

The Jaffa beanbag chair from Epona Co | SONIASTYLING.COM

As you guys may know, I'm a member of the Down that Little Lane blogger family.One of the perks of being part of such a rad online family is that I get to co-host super awesome giveaways with DTLL!And today's giveaway is definitely one for those who love to spend quality time relaxing at … [Read more...]

My Fave Room: Gillian from Champagne Cartel

My Fave Room: Gillian from Champagne Cartel | #house #home #interiors | SONIASTYLING.COM

Welcome to the fourth episode of My Fave Room for 2015!If you’re anything like me, you love nothing more than a behind the scenes look at other people’s homes.And me being the inquisitive blogger that I am, I’ve managed to convince some of our favourite bloggers to share their favourite room … [Read more...]

Shop the Trend: Marble Homewares

Shop the Trend: Marble Homewares | #house #home #interiors | SONIASTYLING.COM

Marble is a huge trend to hit the interiors scene in recent times.From bathrooms to kitchen benches, it has now found its way into the world of homewares.Marble has an expensive and luxurious feel to it, so it's no wonder it looks utterly amazing when paired with another hot homewares trend … [Read more...]

My Fave Room: Sonia from Life, Love & Hiccups

My Fave Room: Sonia from Life, Love & Hiccups | SONIASTYLING.COM

Welcome to the third episode of My Fave Room for 2015!If you’re anything like me, you love nothing more than a behind the scenes look at other people’s homes.And me being the inquisitive blogger that I am, I’ve managed to convince some of our favourite bloggers to share their favourite room … [Read more...]

How to Make a Bunch of Flowers Go Further

How to make a bunch of flowers go further | SONIASTYLING.COM

A bunch of fresh flowers is such a beautiful everyday luxury, don't you think?There's something so special about picking out a bouquet at the florist, bringing it home, trimming the stems and lovingly placing it in a vase.But why limit one bunch to one vase in one spot?When I choose to … [Read more...]