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Sonnaz Nooranvary Biography – Sonnaz Nooranvary Wiki
Sonnaz Nooranvary is a British-Iranian upholsterer based in Pamphill, Dorset, England. She is best known for being the resident upholstery expert on The Repair Shop. She started her upholstery career at the age of 17, as the first female apprentice, at Sunseeker Yachts, where she developed her eye for detail and exacting craftsmanship standards.
At the age of 25, Sonnaz went on to expand on this, driven by her entrepreneurial spirit, and started her own business which has grown into a multifaceted turn key bespoke interiors studio and workshop including interior design and restoration.
She is the founder of Sonnaz Limited, previously Sonnaz Upholstery Limited, based in Wimborne, Dorset, United Kingdom. The business is involved in making exquisite bespoke upholstery and soft furnishings for residential, commercial and yacht interiors.
According to the company website, Sonnaz is passionate about “making and restoring whether it be soft furnishings, upholstery or bespoke furniture. The importance of the craftsmanship and quality of the materials we use is tightly aligned with the impact we make on the environment and the sustainability of everything we do. We only use fabrics from the UK or European brands who’s core values are in symmetry with ours and we are working everyday to minimise waste, increase the opportunities for new craftspeople and to create fabulousness in every space we can”
Sonnaz is passionate about manufacturing in the UK, Apprenticeships and business. With her new brand launching towards the end of 2022 ‘House of Sonnaz’ she is rewriting what it means to be a manufacturer and purveyor of home products.
She has her own Youtube channel where she posts to show people her work and teach her viewers and fans about Upholstery and Interiors.
Sonnaz Nooranvary Age
She was born Sonnaz Emma Corry in February 1986 in Pamphill, Dorset, England. She is 37 years old as of 2023.
Sonnaz Nooranvary Scarf
Upholsterer Sonnaz Nooranvary is known for her signature scarf style on The Repair Shop. In August 2020, Nooranvary gave out one of her scarfs that she had worn while filming The Repair Shop to celebrate a milestone of reaching 4K followers on Twitter. She tweeted: “The time has come again for you to be the lucky recipient of one of my scarfs that I have worn while filming @TheRepairShop. We’ve hit another milestone of 4K. A big thanks.”
In October 2020, Nooranvary shared to Instagram a photo of herself with a huge scarf draped around her neck, writing, “I found the biggest warmest most plumptious scarf in my collection this for week in @therepairshop.tv”
Sonnaz Nooranvary The Repair Shop
She is the resident upholstery expert on BBC’s The Repair Shop. According to a description of the show on her website: “In today’s consumerist society, many will sooner replace an object that has succumbed to everyday wear and tear rather than repair it. Countless heirlooms and treasured antiques around Britain lie in storage in varying states of disrepair, and the men and women of the Repair Shop are eager to return them to their former glory. Expert blacksmiths, horologists, carpenters, upholsterers and more pool their talents and resources to restore sentimental objects such as music boxes, vases and clocks to prove that anything can be fixed up to be as good as new again.”
Sonnaz Nooranvary Husband
Is Sonnaz Nooranvary married? She has kept her love life out of the press. It’s unknown whether she has a husband or partner.
Sonnaz Nooranvary Height
She stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches (1.65m) tall.
Sonnaz Nooranvary Net Worth
Upholsterer Sonnaz Nooranvary’s net worth is estimated to be $2 million.
Sonnaz Nooranvary Nationality
She is of British-Iranian nationality.