Answer: You get the SoCal Social.
Summary: A few weeks ago, I attended my first blogger event. The SoCal Social is the brain child of Beverly from Flamingo Toes and Viv of The V Spot. These two fabulous and creative women organized a fun day of friendship, shopping, food, and giveaways. I knew I'd be in for a fun day, especially as my older, daughter, Elysa, decided to join me.
After making several new friends [Special Shout Outs to Maryann, Emmy and Jenn], the five of us followed the
Here's Elysa taking a photo of a table full of beautiful items!
While visiting many adorable shops,
I eyed this vintage dress that followed me home.
The day culminated at a local restaurant where we enjoyed a delicious dinner and desserts.
We were treated to a special guest, Mark Montano, who spoke about his creative journey of his dream and reality of living in New York to a career in fashion design and crafting. We each received his new book, "The Big Ass Book of Bling." Mark is so sweet, good-looking and passionate about his love of crafts.
We had a wonderful time at the SoCal Social, and are looking forward to attending next year!