"We'd love for your to come in a 1960s cocktail look," her invite said. I'm not a person who can resist a costume theme, but I did wonder how I could pull it off given that I hadn't had a day to shop or book a hair appointment the whole week before the wedding!
First thing I did was text Anne. "Where can I get a 1960s cocktail dress?" "Check out Tango in Glorietta," she replied. And oh my gosh, did I find my dress there!
The make up I wasn't too worried about since I've perfected my winged eyeliner game, but the hair was another thing. This tutorial rescued me! I decided to do a half-up-half-down thing on hubby's advice. The jewelry I'm wearing are gifts from my friends in India (who are the sweetest!) These costume pieces got a lot of compliments and people kept on kidding about my overall Ninang realness. Ganyan talaga pag mukhang mayaman!
The overall look:
|Hubby says this is my Royale Business Club look!|