Countdown to Midnight– Best of My Own Sense of Fashion 2016

 It’s that time of year again.  2016 was a busy year for My Own Sense of Fashion.  Each year we post an end of the year recap. We decided to switch it up for this year’s edition & selected a few of our most popular posts from 2016.   Curious to …

Blow Dryers and Highlights- Hottest Hair Trends of 2016

This year there was no shortage of trends. From the latest in beauty to fashion fresh off the runway the next big thing could be easily found. Last year, we highlighted some of the hottest nail trends.  This time we are listing some of the hottest hair trends.  Undercut Image …

Winter Wonderland-PopSugar Must Have Box (December 2016)

        Christmas is only a matter of days away.  Now is the time where numerous people will be making the mad dash to prepared for the big day. Whether it’s wrapping presents or entertaining your guests you want to make sure you have everything you need.  Thankfully, …

Tis the Season- Christmas Pajamas (Images)

Besides spending time with your loved ones there is nothing better than waking up on Christmas morning wearing your favorite pair of pajamas.  With Christmas this weekend here are a few pair of pajamas that will make sure you are comfy and holiday ready. Flannel Sleep Pant I’d Rather Be …

Warm Wishes and Holiday Cheer- Holiday Fashion

Since the holiday season  is officially in swing, it’s time for all the festivities.  Many of you have already started attending parties and events. It also means you want to look your best just in case you see yourself tagged on social media the next day.  Here are a few options …

Pantone ®reveals 2017 Color Of The Year

Image Credit: Pantone Earlier today Pantone officially revealed the 2017 Color of The Year- Greenery.  According to their website, Greenery is a fresh and zesty yellow-green shade that evokes the first days of spring when nature’s greens revive, restore and renew. Illustrative of flourishing foliage and the lushness of the …

2016 Fashion Awards Red Carpet (Images)

        The 2016 Fashion Awards (formerly British Fashion Awards) took place today at the Royal Albert Hall.   This year’s event will raise funds for the British Fashion Council’s Education Foundation charity for education scholarships to help the best talent attend leading fashion colleges.  The event honors the …

2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Awards Red Carpet (Images)

The 2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Awards took place last night in Las Vegas. This year’s event was held again at the Wynn Casino.   Of course, the banquet was a celebration of the biggest moments from the season.  While the 2016 season was filled with nail-biting moments we couldn’t forget …

2016 Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show (Images)

       Today the 2016 Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show is being filmed in Paris.  The show will air next Monday, December 5th on CBS at 10/9 (CST). This year’s musical guests include Lady Gaga, Bruno Mars, and The Weekend.  Here are some of the looks from the show. Maria …

Take a Note- My Favorite Notebooks

I love notebooks.  Journal, Spiral, Pocket you name it, I pretty much like any kind. Any writer or blogger will tell you having one near is essential especially when inspiration strikes.  Even if you don’t write professionally they are still great to own or give as a gift.  Check out …

Season’s Greetings and Savings- Holiday Sales

Image Credit: Clker Who doesn’t like finding the best deals especially during the holidays? Burn off some holiday calories and check off your Christmas list with a little retail therapy.  I have assembled a list of deals for Black Friday to Cyber Monday that you should check out.  Whether you are …

Gather Together- PopSugar Must Have Box (November 2016)

               The holidays are just around the corner.  With all the prep involved the last thing you need is to add anything else to your list.  If you are anything like me when the holidays arrive let’s just say my to-do list has its own list.  …

Make an Entrance- Tips for Attending a Fashion Event

Image Credit: Red Carpet Fashion             You are invited to attend your first major fashion event. First, congratulations, Next, your mind is filled with a million things to do. What should I wear? Do I take a notebook? Should I use a camera or cell phone for pictures?  Take a …

Glamour Magazine honors Model Ashley Graham with her own Barbie doll

      The Ashley Graham Barbie Photo Source: Mattel    Model Ashley Graham presented with her Barbie at Glamour’s Women of The Year Awards Photo Source: Matt Winkelmeyer /Getty Images        According to USA Today, Glamour Magazine honoring Model Ashley Graham at its annual Women of the Year Awards Monday, and …

“Home” for the Holidays- Five Holiday Décor Ideas

     Everywhere you look people are getting ready for the holidays.  In a few weeks, some of us will be hosting our closest family and friends in our homes.  You want your home to be not only festive but inviting. One of my favorite things about this time of …