Growing up I was pretty much the opposite of what I am now especially when it came to makeup. My go-to makeup usually consisted of Chapstick. However, once I hit middle school I started to take more of an interest in makeup. Some of my favorite brands included wet n’ wild and Bonne Bell. Since…
Save The Date- My Favorite Calendars
Calendars come in some many forms. From your smartphone to your desk there are easy to find. While the digital version (i.e. apps) are used often I still am a big fan of using the paper version. Not only do calendars help you to remember important dates, a great way to add a little…
Packing Light- Five Travel Essentials
Summer will officially be here soon and many of us are already starting to travel. Whether you are heading on a weekend getaway or annual vacation having a few traveling essentials are a must. Be prepared help makes any trip go a little more smoothly. Here are some of the items that should be on…
Strollers and Diaper Bags- Forgotten Baby Shower Gifts
*This post contains affiliate links. * If you are anything like me then you have attended a baby shower or two in your life. It’s a special day for the mom-to-be. Before attending the next baby shower there is one thing to consider: What is a gift that is sometimes overlooked? Since I am not…
Taking Some “Me Time”- Personal Goals for 2018
We have arrived at the start of a brand new year. I never really make new year resolutions, but I do look for ways I can improve throughout the year. Last year, I focused on getting organized. This year I am focusing on one of my personal goals: taking more time for myself. Keep reading to find out more about how I plan to achieve it.
Gather Around the Table- Thanksgiving Decor
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Thanksgiving is next week. Several of you are finalizing your plans if you haven’t already done so. Last year, we shared a quick guide to be prepared for the holiday. This year it’s all about Thanksgiving décor. Here are a few ideas that are sure to have your guests raving about your designing skills. Grab your notebooks and let’s get started.
Wrap It with A Bow- 10 Gift Ideas For Under $50
With Christmas on the way, some of us will be making the mad dash in the next few weeks to check off our gift list. Of course, you want to give a thoughtful gift without breaking your budget. There are some gift ideas for you to choose from. Here are 10 gifts for under $50 that are sure to satisfy even the person with discerning taste on your list. Check them out below.
31- Celebrating Birthdays in your 30s
Earlier this month I celebrated my 31st birthday. This year’s post is going to be different than last year’s blog for my 30th birthday. Instead, I am going to share some perspective on what I have learned about celebrating birthdays in your 30s.
Behind the Scenes- A Closer Look at My Own Sense of Fashion
I am taking a little detour for our usual fashion related posts you have come to expect. Instead, I am granting you special access on how posts come to together here at My Own Sense of Fashion. Check it out.
Turn the Page- My Favorite Books
One of my favorite hobbies is to read during my spare time. Ever since I was a kid you would find me with my favorite book or two. I am happy to report that my love of books has continued into adulthood. The only thing that has changed is that now I purchase my own books. While I have read several books over the years, I am sharing a few of my favorites. Check them out below
Fairies and Superheroes- Popular Halloween Costumes of 2017
Halloween is only a few weeks away & some are still narrowing down this year’s costume. This year we want to focus on the little ones. There are some great ideas to choose. Still, need help? Here are a few of this year’s most popular costumes.
College Bound- Essentials for Back to School
It’s that time of year: Back to School season. Many of you are heading back to campus. Whether you are living on campus or in an apartment there are essentials that will have you ready to start the semester right. Check them out. Mini-Refrigerators This is perfect when you have a snack attack or…
It’s All in The Bag- Purse Essentials
Whether it’s a quick errand run or a night on the town, ladies we all have purse essentials. Although the items may vary, you can’t seem to leave home without them. Here are a few items that are currently in my purse. Check them out.
Meet You Poolside- Summer Faves
Today is the 1stofficial day of Summer. Our calendars will soon be filling up with activities to kick off the new season. Instead of this season’s biggest fashion trends here are a few of my favorite items to make sure I am ready for Summer. Hats I already love hats, but they are…
What’s on Your Desk? – Desk Essentials
We all have certain items that not only reflect our personalities
but just make our desks complete.
It can be as simple as your favorite type of pen or notepad.
Here are a few of the items that I must have on my desk.
Check them out below.
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.
Costume Contest Ready- Last Minute Halloween Costume Ideas
Halloween is officially two weeks away. If you still haven’t it purchased your costume, there is still time. Whether you are going to the DIY or store bought option there are still plenty to choose from.
Colorful Memories-Adult Coloring Books
Who could forget your favorite coloring book as a kid? I am happy to report that coloring books are back. Now there are even ones, especially for adults. Whether you are looking to recreate childhood memories and just looking to unwind there are so many options to from. If you are looking…
Summer’s Over- Labor Day Activities
Many have already ended their summer vacation and already headed back to class. Labor Day marks the “unofficial” start of fall and presents the perfect opportunity to soak up the last bit of summer vacation. If you haven’t quite narrowed down your plans just yet, then look no further. I am sharing ideas whether you are traveling or staying close to home to make the most out of the holiday.
Work at Home- Budget Friendly Ideas to Decorate & Organize Your Home Office
More people have home offices these days. With all the expenses you have already the last thing you need is to add to the list. I have a few budget-friendly items to make sure your office is ready for business and reflects your personality. Binders Binders are a great way to…