Monday, December 19, 2011

11 years and still going strong







Because it's Christmas break, I am unfortunately apart from my photographer lover.  You'll have to put up with Instagram pho-tos for a little while....


For 11 years now, me and this beautiful lady have done an annual Christmas shopping fest.  We go to a store and we buy each other the exact same thing for Christmas.  She is a DOLL and has been a best friend now for 11 years.  Alisha.  I. Love. You.

This year, we decided to brave the H&M.  Parking was madness.  The parking lot was a parking lot....ha.  

People were honking and yelling at me as I waited for a girl to leave her parking spot and I thought,  Ya!  This is what Christmas is all about you WIENERS!

We went into H&M, and we immediately hated our lives.  It was packed and overwhelming.  Usually we spend hours in the store looking for the perfect gift for each other , but we got so drained from the crowds.

We thought we would buy these cardigans (pictured above) for eachother.  But ya know....sometimes the H&M just doesn't get it right.  We looked like a bunch of G-MA's but with perkier LADIES....

This year was different.  I bought Lish a Kate Middleton look alike dress, and she bought me a pair of leopard print gloves.  

You CANNOT go wrong with leopard print gloves.  Even if the guys behind us in the check out line did smell like dog turd.....



6 comments:

  1. You girls are so cute! That's such a fun tradition. I guess it would make it easier to know what to get each other! I'm enjoying your instagrams :)

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  2. I loved that you blogged about this. Sorry I was hating life on Saturday, the crowds were just too much. Next year, we'll have to go earlier. I'm glad I got to see you on Sunday too - who would of that we would find each other in the middle of thousands at the conference center?
    Love you. xoxo

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  3. and yes, the guys behind us were TERRIBLE!

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  4. hahaha! Sounds like a great time. Are we instagram friends?! We should be! My username is gentrilee. Just in case we're not already.

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  5. I loveee that I saw you there! haha!

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