Jake and I were invited to a Black Tie Optional wedding. As you can imagine, I had nothing to wear. And on top of that, it was nearly impossible for me to shop for it because I was growing increasingly big with child during the months leading up to it. And on top of that, have you ever tried to search for a cocktail dress with sleeves? Ridiculous.
She offered to make me a dress if I found a pattern. So I did (this one).
And this is what she turned it in to:
And here I am with my two handsome dates.
It was tons of fun to dress up for a night, eat good food, and see our good friends get married.