Black Bloggers Connect Hosts 4th Annual Blogger Week UnConference in Washington D.C

 2017 Blogger Week UnConference Flyer Image Credit: Black Bloggers Connect This week is the 2017 Blogger Week.  According to the press release, Blogger Week is a multicultural social media festival focused on providing bloggers and digital media professionals of color access to training, workshops and other skill-building events. This year, 25 Black …

Limited Too to Host Mobile Pop Up Shop in New York

Image Credit: Limited Too We here at My Own Sense of Fashion first mentioned that Limited Too was returning two years ago.  Now the brand is expanding their relaunch with mobile commerce.  According to WWD, next month the famed children’s apparel and accessories brand will embark on a mobile back-to-school …

2018 Face of Torrid Model Search

Image Credit: Torrid Ladies, think you have what it takes to the be the next Torrid’s Face of the Model? Here’s your chance.  The Model Search is going now.  Models can submit your application online.  You can also attend one of their upcoming live castings.  If you are in the …

Coming Soon – The 2017 Met Gala

   Rei Kawakubo for Comme des Garçons, “Body Meets Dress, Dress Meets Body,” Spring 1997 Image Credit: Courtesy of The Metropolitan Museum of Art / Paolo Roversi One of the biggest night in fashion will take place next Monday. The 2017 Met Gala is officially one week away.  It just …

2nd Project Rock Collection for Under Armour is available now (Images)

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson wearing UA x Project Rock SuperVent Men’s Tank Top Image Credit: Under Armour Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson wearing UA Project Rock Delta Men’s Shoes Image Credit: Under Armour Last March, we share with you the launch of the 1st Under Armour Collection by wrestler-turned-actor Dwayne “The Rock” …

Luxury Plus Size Brand Luxe and Curves Launches New Online Boutique and Resort Wear 2017 Collection

   Independent Luxury Plus Size Brand LUXE AND CURVES will launch their online boutique on April 1st. The brand will officially kick off their launch with their Resort Wear 2017 collection, featuring new custom styles inspired by the resort lifestyle.   “Sabrina” Off Shoulder Knit Crop Top & “Violet” Box …

2017 CFDA Fashion Awards Nominees & Honorees Announced

Image Credit: CFDA       Yesterday the CFDA announced the nominees and honorees for this year’s CFDA Fashion Awards.  As reported by WWD, the nominees were announced by CFDA Chairwoman & Designer Diane von Furstenberg. Some award categories include Womenswear Designer of the Year, Menswear Designer of the Year, …

Prabal Gurung X Lane Bryant Collection Available Now

The designer (left) with Model Ashley Graham modeling the Wide Leg Jumpsuit Image Source: Lane Bryant          Lane Bryant ‘s latest designer collaboration with Prabal Gurung is now available.  As of yesterday, the collection is now available for purchase.  Of course, this collection shouldn’t come as surprise. According to Lane …

The 2017 Face of Torrid Winner Announced (Images)

Image Credit: Torrid         Back in October, we reported that Torrid narrowed down the finalists to four.  Earlier today the winner of 2017 Face of Torrid was announced.  Over 10,000 ladies auditioned, but there could be only one winner.  24-year-old Uruguay-born New Jersey resident Maria Gimena was declared this year’s …

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 …

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 …

Daya by Zendaya is available now

Image Credit: Daya by Zendaya           Singer, Actress & Fashion It Girl Zendaya’s debut Daya by Zendaya Fall/Winter 2016 fashion line was launched yesterday.  According to Yahoo! Finance it is the first ever direct-to-consumer celebrity fashion line with the power of an e-commerce website. “Daya by Zendaya …

Ciara is announced as Revlon’s Latest Brand Ambassador

Ciara in Choose Love AdImage Courtesy: Revlon Yesterday, it was announced that singer and dancer Ciara is the latest brand ambassador for beauty brand Revlon. As reported by People, she will serve as a Global Ambassador and will appear on ads.  The singer will also be the face of their  “Choose …

Torrid 2017 Model Search Final Four Announced

Image Credit: Torrid Last week, Torrid announced the Top Ten finalists for their 2017 Face of Torrid Model Search. Yesterday, it was announced the finalists have been narrow down to the Final Four. After the ten ladies strutted their stuff in several looks from the Holiday collection the judging panel …

“Empire” Collection for Torrid available now (Images)

Cookie Inspired Look #1 Image Credit: Torrid  Yesterday, Torrid debuted their new limited edition “Empire” collection which is exclusively on their website.  As reported by Apparel News the collection features looks inspired by the five female leading characters: Cookie Lyon (portrayed by Actress Taraji P.Henson), Anika Calhoun (portrayed by Actress …

Kerry Washington’s Washington DC Fall/Winter 2016 Collection for OPI is now available (Images)

Image Credit: OPI         Originally announced back in January Actress Kerry Washington was named the first Creative Ambassador for the widely popular nail polish retailer OPI. Washington D.C.  Fall/Winter 2016 collection for OPI is now available.   In true OPI fashion, each shade pairs a cute tongue in cheek …

Plus Size Retailer Ashley Stewart Fall 2016 Extended Sizes Campaign featuring Prominent Plus Size Bloggers

Photo Credit: Ashley Stewart & Estrella Fashion Report Retailer Ashley Stewart is expanding their Extending Sizes selections in the following categories: woven tops, bottoms, denim, and blazers. This collection comes on the heels of the brand’s highly successful launch of Extended Sizes dress in March.   This Fall 2016 Campaign will …

Seiko introduces Misty Copeland Limited Edition Watch

Yesterday, it was reported that timepiece retailer Seiko will release the Misty Copeland limited edition watch. According to WWD, the design for Seiko Tressia Misty Copeland limited-edition watch was inspired by the many achievements.  The packaging itself bears a ballet slipper pink shade which is directly inspired by Copeland’s position as …