Tuesday, February 12, 2013


This past weekend I was part of a surprise party, which is my favorite kind of party. All the secretive running around, parking your car a few blocks away, and the endless chorus of "Is that them? I think I hear them. Everybody be quiet, shhhhh". The party went off without a hitch, and the surprise totally worked. Overall it was a really fun night with good food, good drinks, and good friends.

It also gave me a chance to wear the Alexandra Grecco dress I've been saving for a special occasion. I had lusted after this dress on Etsy for years, so when it cropped up on eBay for 30% of the original price, I held my breath. I watched the auction, and to my surprise, I won it at the last minute. This dress has a surprise of its own, with the heart cutout in the back. And with Valentine's Day approaching (I know, I know, lame holiday) it just felt appropriate.

Speaking of the big "V" Day, what are you ladies planning on wearing? Red? Pink? Hearts? Sweatpants? I might wear sweatpants.


  1. So cute! I love the buttons on the back and your pretty nails and jewelry! Also polka dot tights.


  2. You look amazing! And the back of that dress is just gorgeous! xxx

  3. perfect dress!

    Angela Donava

  4. Oh my god SO CUTE! Loving those shoes!