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.
Vibrant Force- Finding Your Power Color
Power. Everyone wants it in one way or another. I know I would love to feel powerful now and then, especially when I’m put in situations or around people that I don’t know. Let’s just say I’m not exactly good in a crowd. I’m awkward, quiet, shy…I’m kind of a hot mess, to be honest. But there are times that I need to have confidence; times that I need to strut my stuff and believe in myself. And it’s at those time where I grab my power color.
Hot Off the Press – Plus Size Magazines
There is a magazine that pretty much covers any topic you can think of. While many are moving folding or converting to digital fashion magazines are still popular. However, plus size fashion isn’t always represented. Fortunately, there are several plus size fashion magazines that are working hard on changing that. If you aren’t familiar I have a gathered a few that you should check out.
2018 ESPYS Red Carpet
Wednesday night the 26th annual ESPYS award took place at Microsoft Theater. It aired on ABC and was hosted by retiring Race Driver Danica Patrick. She is the 1st female host in the award show’s history. The award show highlights some of this year’s biggest moments in the world of sports. Of course, we can’t…
Spot the Difference- Tips on Identifying Counterfeits
Counterfeiting is a term we all pretty much aware of. Unfortunately, it is a major problem for the fashion industry, especially with advanced techniques. The cost has recently risen to the billion-dollar range. For instance, a designer’s upcoming line can be available on the streets in a knockoff form before the real designs even leave…
2018 Met Gala Red Carpet
Last night the 2018 Met Gala took place at the famed Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City. This year theme’s and exhibition is Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination. With such a provocative theme we were courtesy to see how the celebs would interpret it into the looks for this…
Paris Fashion Week (Autumn/Winter 2018 Ready to Wear)
Early last month Fashion Month wrapped up. Of course, Paris had the honors yet again of closing out the season. The nine-day week showcases some of the finest Parisian fashion. If you didn’t get a chance to check it out find out some of the collections from the week. Day 1 (2/26/18) Jacquemus Autumn/Winter 2018…
24th Annual Elle Women in Hollywood Awards Red Carpet
Monday night was Elle’s 23rd Annual Women in Hollywood Awards. The event took place in Beverly Hills at the Four Seasons Hotel. The event honored Elle’s eight November cover stars: Jennifer Lawrence, Laura Dern, Jessica Chastain, Margot Robbie, Tessa Thompson, Riley Keough, Cicely Tyson & Kathleen Kennedy. It also celebrated the achievements of successful women in the industry. Especially in the current climate, it is important to have an event like this. In addition to the awards being presented, there was, of course, all the red-carpet fashion. Here are some of the looks that graced the silver carpet.
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.
The 2017 Face of Torrid Winner Announced (Images)
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 winner. According to People, Gimena entered the competition after encouragement from a co-worker. Her prize includes a Torrid modeling contract, wardrobe, and $1,000 gift card. Congratulations to Maria and to all the lovely ladies who entered.
Milan Fashion Week Moda Uomo (Autumn2017/Winter2018)
With London checked off the schedule, for now, we have Milan Fashion Week. Menswear is one of our personal favorite seasons here at My Own Sense of Fashion. As Tom Ford says, “A well-tailored suit to women is what lingerie is to men.” Each season we have come to expect luxurious Milanese fashion so of…
London Fashion Week Men ‘s Autumn/Winter 2017 (Images)
London Fashion Week Men’s Autumn/Winter 2017 wrapped up on yesterday. As one of the fashion weeks to kick off the 2017 season it highlights what we can expect from London menswear. Over four days there were so many collections to check out. While we love to share all the collections, here are a few of our favorites from the week.
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 biggest names in the world of fashion. Here are some of the hottest look red carpet.
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.
2016 American Music Awards Red Carpet (Images)
Tonight the 2016 American Music Awards took place at Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles and aired on ABC. This year’s event is co-hosted by Model Gigi Hadid and Comedian Jay Pharaoh. This is one of the last awards shows to close out the year that highlights musicians currently topping the charts. Here are some of the looks from the red carpet.
Make an Entrance- Tips for Attending a Fashion Event
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 deep breath, I am here to offer you some much-needed assistance. Here are a few tips to help you get the best out of the fashion event