Fashion & History – The Fort of Colonial Mobile

Over time History & Fashion have come together on several occasions. Whether it is memorable looks worn by historical figures or classic elements in modern fashion it isn’t hard to miss. While there are several examples to choose from, I want to focus on one closer to home. Follow along as I share a little more about The Fort of Colonial Mobile.

Girl With Curves X Lane Bryant Collection Available Now

The much-anticipated Girl with Curls x Lane Bryant is now available in stores & online. For those who are not familiar this is first Lane Bryant designer collaboration by plus size influencer and blogger. Fans of Tanesha and Girl with Curves have a chance to see her personal reflected through this 20-piece collection. Items start at $35 and sizes go up to 28 (some pieces are only available in 10-12). Of course, we were excited to view this collection and select some of our favorite pieces to add to our wish list. Check out some of our favorite pieces from the collection below. As a thank you to the fans there is a special 15% discount from today –9/30. Use code GWCxLB at checkout. We hope this collection leads to more plus size bloggers and influencers collections in the future. Be sure to pick your favorite pieces from the collection. Congratulations again to Tanesha and everyone involved in making this collection become a reality.

Party Hats and Balloons – My Own Sense of Fashion’s 6th Bloggaversary

Back in April, My Own Sense of Fashion celebrated our 6th Bloggaversary. Last year, I shared the story of how My Own Sense of Fashion was started. This year I want to focus on six of the biggest lessons I have learned on my blogging journey and more. Keep reading to find out what they are.

Lakmé Fashion Week (Winter/Festive 2018)

The latest Lakmè Fashion Week came to a close over the week. Taking place at The St. Regis Mumbai, the final fashion week of the season showcased the Winter/Festive 2018 collections. Besides the gorgeous designs and talented designers, this season’s runway show had an emphasis on inclusion.  Not only are we big on global fashion, but also when it used to send a message.   Over the five-day fashion week, guests were treated to the latest collections from some of India’s noteworthy designers. If you were like us and didn’t get it to experience it in person here are just a sample of the collections that graced the runway.

Beauty Bests- Best Makeup at the Drugstore

It’s easy to be a makeup lover and get discouraged by the price tag of highly talked about products. Most of us don’t have the expendable money to purchase luxury beauty items on a regular basis. And most of us aren’t getting sent PR packages. Back in the day when I first fell in love with makeup, I got stuck in this way of thinking that I couldn’t afford quality products, and in turn, my makeup would never be as flawless as the Influencers I was tuned in to at the time. As time passed and I dove deeper into my new-found obsession, I quickly found out how wrong I was (Thank God!)

2018 VMAS Red Carpet

Well, folks, it’s the time of year yet again. Tonight, was the 2018 VMAs. The award show took place again in New York City. However, it made its return to Radio City Music Hall since 2009. Another thing to point out is that there wasn’t a host yet again. Of course, there were plenty of antics that occurred we are focusing on the fashion. Several celebs, of course, got it right while others had us a little puzzled. Either way, they definitely caught our attention. Here is a quick recap of some of the looks below.