upon watching the girls at church all blissed out the past few weeks over their school balls and all the wonderful things that go with them - i was completely and utterly gobsmacked to find out the price of some of the things that are these days
"models": jade goodlet and hayley burnett :)
And year 12 - i hear you ask…?
costs were as follows:
*ball ticket $50 odd
*a-maz-ing purple new season ball gown discovered in 2nd time around mt hawthorn $120
(sold one year later for $60 to the next fashion-on-a-budget girl)
*strapless bra from myer $40
*black gloves borrowed from brothers gf (now wife!!) $nil
*earrings and jewellery - mine and mums $nil
*shoes from spendless shoes $40
*hair - mum $nil
*makeup - me $nil
*corsage - gift from dad
grand total: $250
again - photos could be purchased later...