This Weekend: High School Reunion

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Sorry for the late posting, work was pretty busy yesterday!

So this weekend… Friday we went to the Nationals game and it was pretty awesome! Nats beat the O's 4-2 and we had great seats. I went straight from work so wore exactly what I did all day.
Saturday I ran lots of errands and did work around the house. I wore my orange “Kate” dress from J. Crew, silver hoops, one silver necklace from H&M, silver cuff and brown stacked flip flops from J. Crew. Hair was washed, conditioned and air dried and let loose. Just a bit of tinted moisturizer, mascara and lip gloss.

Saturday night was my high school reunion.

Picture 0161Picture 0171Attire:
Maggy London: Light blue chiffon dress with silver collar
Boutique Nordstrom – Silver patent leather heeled sandals
Diamond Nexus Labs – Solitaire studs
New York and Company: Pucci-inspired print sequined clutch in silver, turquoise, indigo and purple from a few years ago

Took hair from earlier today, put large sections around curling iron and finger combed a bit
Jonathan Silky dirt to set

Cover Girl: Smoothers tinted moisturizer in Light/Medium, LashBlast waterproof mascara in very Black
Philosophy: The Supernatural color correctors in Light
Make Up Forever: High Definition Microfinish Powder
Nars: Blush in Orgasm
Maybelline: Shadow quad in Mocha Motion – The two gray colors combined and on lid
Pop Beauty: Shadow palette for brown eyes – Black in crease and along lash line
Avon: Glimmersticks eye liner in Black
Shu Eumura lash curler
Revlon: Super Lustrous lip gloss in pink Afterglow

Picture 0191The reunion was okay. Maybe 40 people in total, including spouses. None of my friends that I still talk to ended up coming, no bitter rivals or high school sweethearts, but our class was so small I knew everyone there and was happy to see all of them. The classmates who organized the event did a fantastic job.

Sunday I got to my friend's house around 10am for her closet clean-out and then we headed to the mall to find her some new basics (black pants, some work jackets and knits). I got a couple necklaces from The Limited (their sale jewelry is an additional 40% off and I ended up with four necklaces for less than $30) but there's little else for me to try on at this in-between stage. We went into two maternity stores but I am not that size yet, one was overpriced and had little over a size Small, the other one had the A/C broken and was a mess so it stressed me out just being in there. That night we had dinner with family. For all this, I ended up in the same outfit as Saturday just added my Express pareo as a scarf.


  1. Elle
    July 7, 2008 / 8:47 pm

    Beautiful! You always find the best dresses!

  2. July 3, 2008 / 4:33 pm

    Love this outfit Allie, you look gorgeous as usual!

  3. Claire from OH
    July 2, 2008 / 4:12 am

    You look so so adorable.

  4. July 2, 2008 / 3:56 am

    What a fabulous couple shot. You two look great!

  5. Anonymous
    July 1, 2008 / 9:05 pm

    You look absolutely gorgeous…natural beauty and the pregnancy glow make you a knockout!

    I’ve never seen you in this color before, and it’s fantastic on you!

    Hope you’re feeling well,


  6. Zahra
    July 1, 2008 / 6:10 pm

    I agree with Mrs. M–a summary about the wardrobe makeover, plus before and afters and why you tossed what would be amazingly helpful! love your blog!

  7. July 1, 2008 / 5:40 pm

    You looked fabulous for your reunion! And you and the hubby looked great together! 😀

  8. Candice
    July 1, 2008 / 3:44 pm

    You looked lovely for your reunion.

    That photo of you and your hubby is adorable–maybe cute to frame for the nursery… 🙂

  9. Southern jezeBelle
    July 1, 2008 / 2:43 pm

    LOVE the blue dress.

    You should totally do a post with pics about closet makeovers that you do. Wardrobe before, pieces you kept or tossed and why, wardrobe after, and how to pair the remaining pieces!!

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