Tuesday, January 18, 2011

It's a date!

On Sunday, my husband and I actually got to go on a date!  This will be number 3 in the past 7 1/2 months.  That's a sad statistic folks. :)
We went to my favorite restaurant of all time, Lighthorse Tavern.  Their menu is seasonal so it changes every 3 months, but I have yet to try something I don't like!




I was so excited to get dressed up.  As I'm sure you have noticed, I never pass up an opportunity to wear a skirt!


I just finished making the skirt this morning and was so excited to wear it out!  I was so proud when my mother in law, who was a seamstress, asked me where I bought my skirt and was shocked when I told her I made it myself!  Best compliment ever. :)

Sweater - Ann Taylor, Tank - Calvin Klein, Skirt - self made, 
Tights - HUE, Shoes - Shoe Dazzle, 
Jewelry - Judith Ripka and Pandora

Of course, in true mommy fashion, Peanut spit up all over it as soon as I got home - good thing I only work with machine washable fabrics!! lol

24 comments:

  1. Congrats on your date night.. Must have been wonderful. LOVE that skirt, so cute..
    Hey not everyone can wear it with a side of peanut spit..lol
    I'm stopping from FMBT and am your newest follower
    Have a great week and I hope you get another date night soon :)
    Stacy
    www.sjunkie.com

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  2. Very cute date outfit. I especially love the skirt with the red heels.

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  3. Love that skirt! I was an apparel major and can't even think about sewing anything - ha! Here is a sadder date night statistic, our last "date night" was 11/09 - very sad indeed!

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  4. Very cute skirt! I'm so impressed. I can barely sew a button!!

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  5. Isn't it the best feeling ever when someone compliments something you've made?
    I love it! (the outfit)
    So glad you got another date night!

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  6. Really love the skirt!!

    www.plentyforpennies.com

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  7. very impressive skirt!! Love how you paired it with those great red shoes. Hope you had a great date night!

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  8. Great outfit! The red shoes add that perfect zazz. The skirt, obviously, is completely adorable.
    Also, well done on date night, which I know is a feat easier said than done. Honestly, based on the moms I know, your date night stats are pretty good.

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  9. Holy awesomeness I can't believe you made that skirt! And you're looking hot for your date, which it sounds like you were way overdue for! Hope it was a great night!

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  10. Okay...I'm impressed by your mad creative skills! So cute!

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  11. I love your skirt and the fact you made it yourself!!!Isn't it so satisfying to wear clothes you made yourself?

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  12. You look amazing! Love everything from the nails to the shoes!!

    http://stilettosanddiaperbags.blogspot.com/

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  13. cutie skirt and i love the pop of red with the shoes!

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  14. Awesome job on that skirt. I wish I could sew. Love it with the red shoes. That just makes it.
    The spit up is classic! :)

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  15. OMG!!! Great job on the skirt :) Super cute and the perfect outfit for a date night. At least you were able to shine for photos pre-spit up ;)

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  16. Awesome skirt! It looks gorgeous with the red heels. It must be a prerequisite that our kids spew on us when we are wearing our best clothes. ;)
    xo MODELmumma

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  17. that skirt looks gorgeous! and I'm so jealous because I want one! I love the fabric you chose! gorgeous!

    The whole outfit is fantastic, I love the red heals!

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  18. you look fabulous, Kelly!!! the skirt is VERy pretty. I am soooo jealous of you sawing skills. can't wait to see more projects!!
    i look back to times when my kids were babies and spitting up all over.... seems like they were born yesterday... i know everybody says it, but how fast it went!! just yesterday, i was alone with my 7 year old peanut and we decided to look through his baby book, he wanted to see and touch his hair from his first haircut. he had the softest baby hair. i guess he wanted to make sure i was telling the truth?? lol
    xx
    maya

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  19. sorry, I meant "your sewing skills" of course!
    lol

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  20. I love that skirt
    I really like the red shoes too. Are those the shoes in the Ask Kelly picture on the right?

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