Tonight was the 89th Academy Awards. It is one of the biggest award show of the season. This year’s venue is the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles and hosted for the 1st time by Late Night Host Jimmy Kimmel. Now while the award show itself has highlighted some of the biggest movies of the…
Month: February 2017
Primer and Powder- Black Makeup Artists
At the beginning of the month, we shared a few of our favorite Black Fashion Designers. For this post, we are exploring the world of makeup particularly makeup artists. We are highlighting Black Makeup Artists. Want to know more about who made our list? Keep reading to find out more. 1. Pat…
New York Fashion Week 2017 Autumn/Winter 2017 Ready-to-Wear (Images)
Last Thursday New York Fashion Week wrapped up for the Autumn/Winter 2017 season. We knew it would an extra interesting one considering it was happening in post-election New York City. Of course, we can say we weren’t disappointed. Several designers took this opportunity to express their feelings about the current state of events in their collections. Politics aside this season also saw the continuation from last season of designers like Christian Siriano, Michael Kors, Becca McCharen-Tran of Chromat had noteworthy plus size models walk in the shows. Of course, you all are waiting for the collections. We have you covered. Check them out below and before to tell us what you think.
Lakmè Fashion Week Summer/Resort 2017
For those who are new to My Own Sense of Fashion, we are big on covering global fashion. Earlier this month Lakmè Fashion Week wrapped up for the Summer/Resort 2017 season. Showcasing the finest in Indian fashion the fashion event is presented twice a year (Summer/Resort) & (Winter/Festive). It was one of favorite fashion weeks of the year. Here are some of the collections from the five-day week.
Made in Italy- Canali Luxury Menswear
What do you get when you combine high-quality menswear and Italian fashion? If you are still stumped on the answer don’t fret, I have you covered. I am talking about Canali, the Italian luxury menswear brand. If you remember the brand was featured in our Milan Fashion Week Men’s Fashion Autumn/Winter 2016 post last January. Keep reading to find out more about this finely tailored brand and its rich history.
59th Annual Grammy Awards Red Carpet Arrivals
Last night was the 59thGrammy Awards. Hailed as “Music’s Biggest Night” the event took place at Los Angeles’s famed Staples Center. This year’s ceremony marked a host change. Late Late Show Host James takes over hosting duties from Rapper and Actor LL Cool J who hosted the award shows for the past four years. Now…
Go Red for Women 2017- Red Dress Collection 2017 Runway Show (Images)
It’s that time of year again. One of our favorite runway shows during New York Fashion Week is Go Red for Women Red Dress Collection. We really love fashion for a cause. According to Yahoo! Finance this year’s runway show features two heart disease survivors for the 1st time ever. Odilia Cristabel Flores from New York City, a Senior Manager in Macy’s Social Compliance Department, and AHA Real Woman Nicole Hardy from Scarborough, Maine are two the lovely ladies who will be strutting down the catwalk alongside this year’s celebrities. Check it out.
New York Fashion Week Men’s (Autumn/Winter 2017 Menswear)
Leave it to the Big Apple to receive the honor to close the Autumn/Winter 2017 menswear season. New York Fashion Week Men’s came to close last Thursday. Now while the fashion week is done, we here at My Own Sense of Fashion are giving readers a recap rewind from some of the collections from the four days. Let’s kick off thing off with Day 1.
Be Aware and Self-Care – Ways to De-Stress
Now while this is a fashion blog I can’t ignore all that’s going on. I think it is important that we all stay informed, but take care of ourselves as well. If you don’t quite know how to do that here are a few ways to self-care.
Renewed and Refreshed -PopSugar Must Have Box(January 2017)
It’s 2017 and this time of the year we plan to make new beginnings. From saving money to losing weight the possibilities are endless. I have a couple of areas that I am looking to improve and feel refreshed. To help me out on my quest is January’s PopSugar Must Have Box. I know you all are curious about what’s inside so I have you covered.
History Makers- Black Fashion Designers
To kick off Black History Month, I wanted to feature a selection of Black Fashion Designers. They don’t always receive their recognition in the industry they deserve. I think this is a perfect time. Who will be on my list? You have to keep reading to find out. 1. Tracy Reese Image Credit: Tracy Reese…