Fashion fans, we have arrived another first Monday in the world of fashion. This time around it is the CFDA Fashion Awards. This year’s CFDA Fashion Awards took place last night at Brooklyn Museum for the second year in a row & marked the first show with Designer Tom Ford as Chairman. The award ceremony was co-hosted by Comedians Jessica Williams & Hasan Minhaj. It is a night awarded the who’s who in the fashion industry including some of the biggest designers, entertainers and more. Some of this year’s honorees include Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Bob Mackie, Fashion Icon Jennifer Lopez, Positive Change Award Eileen Fisher, and even Board of Directors’ Tribute Barbie. Of course, we couldn’t view the award show itself we could check out all the red-carpet fashion. Check out some of our favorite looks from the night.
FENTY Maison Available Online Now
After the rumors were officially confirmed Fenty Maison is now available online. According to the website, the luxury fashion line is founded by Robyn Rihanna Fenty in collaboration with LVMH. As it was reported this line marks the first headed by a Black Woman under LVMH. The line consists of looks that is for the woman or man in charge much like Rihanna. There are several many memorable looks check out the items that are currently on our wish list below.
Lather, Rinse & Repeat -Maple Holistics Product Review
We all have things that we do to prepare for the Summer months. Of course, that includes beach essentials and more. What about your hair? I don’t know about you, but when temperatures rise my hair becomes drier than it usually is. One of the first things I do is to figure out where I can make changes in my wash day routine. While I work on narrowing down I received some much-needed assistance courtesy of Maple Holistics.
An “Elevated” Welcome-Gifts for The Home
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Buying your first home is a huge task within itself. Of course, the last thing you want to think about is home décor. Whether you hire a professional or prefer to DIY then certain personal touches that can easily turn your house into a home. If you are not quite sure how to get started, then you have come to the right place. Keep reading to find some great gifts for your home no matter your personal taste.
Sidewalk Sale- Day at The Deer at Pinebrook Shopping Center
Over the weekend I took a break from my usual schedule and attended a local event. On Saturday, Day at the Deer took place at Pinebrook Shopping Center. For those who are unfamiliar, the event consisted of activities, live music, giveaways, raffles and more for the entire family. In case you missed it, follow along as I share my experience.
2019 Met Gala Red Carpet
Fashion enthusiasts, we have arrived at the time of year yet again. On Monday the 2019 Met Gala took place at the renowned Metropolitan Museum of Art in the heart of New York City. This year’s theme is based around the exhibition Camp: Notes of Fashion. Given these year’s chosen theme we were expecting to see larger than life looks, and several celebrities surpassed our expectations. Check some of the looks that came down the flamingo pink carpet.
Fashion on the Gulf Coast-Influence Fashion Experience in Review
We are back with our 2nd Influence Fashion Experience post. In case you missed it, we covered the 411 on the Influence Fashion Experience. This time we are sharing our recap and key highlights from the show. Keep reading to find out our exclusive take from the show.
Over the weekend My Own Sense of Fashion had the privilege to be one of the blogs covering the Influence Fashion Experience. There were some many great moments. However, I will start at the beginning.
Valmont Barcelona Bridal Fashion Week (2020 Bridal)
After the New York collections, Bridalwear recently took a trip to Europe specifically Barcelona, Spain. Valmont Barcelona Bridal Fashion Week wrapped up over the weekend. This season show also marks the first show since their partnership with Swiss, family-run, luxury cellular cosmetics company Valmont. Although, the name changed the show still consisted of all the elements we have come to expect from Barcelona Bridal. Speaking of bridal, check out some of the collections from the week.
Fashion That Speaks Up- Influence Fashion Experience
Image Credit: History Museum of Mobile Here are at My Own Sense of Fashion we love covering fashion from around the world. However, what is close to our hearts is fashion for a cause. Speaking of fashion for a cause we have an event that you should know about. Keep reading to find out…
Jennifer Lopez Announced as CFDA’s 2019 Fashion Icon Award Recipient
Earlier today it was officially that Entertainer & Actress Jennifer Lopez is the recipient of the 2019 Fashion Icon award at this year’s CFDA Fashion Awards. As reported by CFDA, The CFDA Board of Directors is giving Lopez this award for her longstanding and global impact on fashion.
NYFW Bridal (Spring/Summer 2020 Bridal)
Spring always ushers in one of our favorite fashion seasons: Bridal Fashion. Between the artistry, craftsmanship, theme or trends it hard to narrow down what are our favorite part is. This past week some of the hottest Spring 2020 Bridal collections made their debut to eager Buyers, Brides-to-Be and more in New York City. In case you missed here some of our favorite collections from the week.
Kind Regards- My Favorite Thank You Notes & Cards
I have always been a fan of thank you notes way before my blogging days. While most things can be done or sent online I still enjoy sending thank you notes on numerous occasions. Whether it is showing gratitude for a gift or working with a brand I love sending out cute thank you notes. If you like thank you notes or cards as well then check out a few of my favorites below.
Southern Hospitality and Conversations- Mobile Bay Bloggers Meetup at Southern National
In the blogging and writer space, there are times when you look for some support from your peers. For my own personal blogging experience, I look for opportunities to connect with bloggers especially those in my local area. Recently, I had the opportunity to do just that. Over the weekend a group of ladies and…
Book A Trip-Luggage Selection
Vacation time is in full swing for many people. We have covered traveling essentials on the blog but for this post, I wanted to focus on luggage. Before your head on your next trip, we have gathered some of our favorite luggage pieces & sets. Check out them out below.
Fashion News for The Week of March 18th
Last week was another action-packed week in the world of fashion. In case you missed it, we here at My Own Sense of Fashion to keep you up-to-date some of the biggest stories from the week. While there were so many stories to choose from we gathered a few of our favorites.
Zip It Up -Plus Size Hoodies
Spring is here. One of my favorite items to wear during the Spring is hoodies. Although I pretty much wear them year around, hoodies are great options for a brisk Spring day. Hoodies are my go-to for a quick errand or just having a relaxing day. If you are looking for your next hoodie than…
BeauticurveXLaneBryant Collection Available Now
The BeauticurveXLane Bryant Collection is available now online and in select stores. We first mentioned this designer collaboration collection a few weeks ago. Keep reading to find out more about this collection. The collection consists of 10 pieces to kick off the Spring season and reflects Johnson’s personal style. Pieces included in the ten-piece collection…
Lilly Pulitzer Exclusively for Pottery Barn, Pottery Kids & PB teen
Lily Pulitzer Exclusively for Pottery Barn, Pottery Barn Kids & PB teen is now available. The collection includes items such as towels, bedding and more featuring Lilly Pulitzer’s signature prints. Items start at $10.50. We have gathered a few of our favorite items from each brand’s collection. Lilly Pulitzer Flamenco Towel Lilly Pulitzer Jungle Lilly…
Fashion News for the Week of March 4th
Fashion fans, we are back with our latest edition of fashion news of the week. This week had several breaking stories happening in the world of fashion. We know that it might be a little hard to keep up with them all so here’s our quick recap of some of the biggest stories. ZendayaXTommy2019 Spring…
Finding the Perfect Spot- Picnic Essentials
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We are getting closer to Spring and that means more opportunities to enjoy outdoor activities. Having a picnic is a great way to enjoy a beautiful Spring day. Before you plan your next picnic, here are a few essentials to check off your list.