Father’s Day, 2009. 2 Month Old LJ
Hey family…..you stink!
Mind you, LJ was 2 months old, not a thing in my closet fit, and I had a friend’s bridal shower to go to. This dress was bought out of desparation apparently. I thought it looked good when I got it…the pictures tell a much different story.
So there it sat, all alone in the back of my closet. Scarred by the memory of these pictures I’ve been too afraid to wear it again.
Then came one fateful late night, when I should have been sleeping, that I decided was the perfect time to try on half my closet. There is was, staring at me, like your best frenemy that you really don’t want to go say HI to, but know you have to.
Dress: Halogen, Tank: Downeast Basics, Sweater: Gap Outlet, Belt: Old Navy, Shoes: Marshall’s, Bracelet: H&M
To say I was surprised at how good it looked is an understatement. I was aiming for decent.
This combo would have been unimagineable just a few months ago. A longer cardigan with a shorter dress….won’t that make me look shorter?
This just might be the look I’m most proud of recently. Conquered the dress. Attempted a new style. And more solid colors paired together than I think I’ve ever done.
I think I rule