I know you loved my old painted styrofoam wig head jammed onto an old lamp base. That's how I roll.
I still can't figure out how to photograph Austrian crystals. I tried two different things:
I guess the beauty in Austrian crystals is the motion of colors as you move. Maybe the only way to show them off would be to make a video. I should have thought of that before.
Tuesday we took the wedding dress to the tailor's shop. She is a very sweet lady. And smarter than both of us put together. I've used her many times and her prices have always been very low, but I had never before encountered her wiseness. So here is the dress:
We're not going to tie the bow how it is tied in the picture. I was just in a hurry to get out of the way of the tailor lady.
I've been trying to think of how not to think about wedding stuff all the time. Of course just thinking about how not to think about it is thinking about it. I think maybe I should use a little notebook and write everything down. But then again, when my North Carolina family is here, I don't want to flip open a notebook and say, "We are having this quiche and fruit for lunch and tonight we will eat at Dos Posados. Between meals, we should chat and be jovial and have fun." I don't even know what time I should get up on the wedding day. And what about lunch for Mom and my brother on that Friday when I'm delivering Meals on Wheels? I'm stuck in the little details. My brain hurts.
Well at least this evening, I did get to be in the here and now for just a little while. I came out of the grocery store and saw this: