I'm sure most high school students enjoy going to school dances to see friends, meet new people, and have fun on the dance floor. Although I enjoy all of the above, my favorite part of a school mixer is dressing up. Just like last year's fall mixer, there was a theme to this past Friday night's dance. While last year I dressed up like a movie star to fit the theme "Hollywood Glam," this year's theme was a new challenge.
The flyers around the school were all labeled "
Next it was hair time. About three hours before the dance actually started, I started getting ready. My hairdo consisted of a ponytail on the top of my head with a braid wrapped around the base. It was pretty close to the 'do of one of the women from
After hair came make-up. Mommy added sparkles and shimmers all over my face, as well as two stars. I wore dark red lipstick and Mommy gave me a "futuristic" manicure (dark silver sparkle nails and light silver sparkle tips).
The result? I felt like a futuristic princess! Well, you know what I mean. Or maybe I felt like I should be in
PS: The dance itself was a ton of fun and I had a great time seeing friends who I haven't seen in years!