Wednesday, October 24, 2012

Day 24 - dreaming of little girls in little dresses

I told y'all about how Smockaholics (the consignment sale I own in Houston) has just been a slap in the face to me the past five sales. Surrounded by little girl clothes, but not able to buy any. TORTURE.

September's sale was less tortuous. I was just kinda numb. Whatever, none of these (gorgeous) clothes even look cute to me. What. Ever.

That's how jaded I was.

Then I saw a little dress.

It was brown, which I love, and orange, which I love, and retro, which I love.

And I imagined it on a little bown skinned girl, with big afro hair, with a big brown headband.

I bought it. Even though it was a 3T, and I was thinking Bethie was 4 or 5, I took a risk.

Six days later we got our referral for a 2 year old.

A 2 year old who, next year, is gonna look SO CUTE IN THIS DRESS I WON'T BE ABLE TO STAND IT.


  1. This made me smile. So happy for you!

  2. Missy - The reference to your love of brown is something near and dear to me. I blogged about my favorite little brown things just a couple of weeks ago.

  3. She will undoubtedly be darling in that dress! And I love your Halloween owls!

  4. she's gonna look adorable in that dress!

  5. Love it and love that you bought it:))))

  6. YAY. And you're right, she is going to be SO sweet in that cute dress. xo

  7. Cute dress! Excited beyond words for you all!

  8. Yes!! With creamy tights and brown Mary Janes ... or maybe boots. <3



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