mission dress-for-the-golf-tournament

{with jen, gentle creek, tank the turtle}

yesterday was the 2nd annual cornerstone nct golf tournament. the weather was gorgeous, i got to hang out with my awesome boss and drive a golf cart, and we raised money to help our neighbors in need. all in all, it was a top notch day in my book!

i will say, however, that i spent an unusual amount of time trying to figure out what to wear beforehand. no jeans are allowed, which was no problem- i knew it would be hot so i wanted to wear shorts, but you’re supposed to wear flat shoes (i strongly dislike tennis shoes) and a collared shirt (of which i have none).

since i obviously couldn’t run out and buy a polo, i went with this mandarin-type collar. shoe-wise, i opted for my favorite pair of sandals. they have a slight heel but are flat on the bottom.

i was comfortable, felt a little dressy (perfect since this is one of our biggest events of the year and i wanted to look the part), and had my sweater handy when the day cooled off.

ladies and gentlemen, it gives me great pleasure to announce that mission dress-for-the-golf-tournament was a success.

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  • Liv T. May 8, 2012 at 7:09 AM

    I would definitely have struggled with the “no heels” rule the most. But you look adorable!

    • Caitlin May 10, 2012 at 4:42 PM

      Thank you, Liv! You’re so sweet.

  • Cortney May 8, 2012 at 11:54 AM

    My husband is a golf pro out at the club and anytime I go out there I feel the same way haha!

    • Caitlin May 10, 2012 at 4:42 PM

      So glad to know I’m not the only one! :) Hope you have a great night, Cortney!

  • New Balance Nicole May 8, 2012 at 4:38 PM

    So I just found your blog and I LOVE the challenge you are doing! That is so neat and honoring of your resources. Can’t wait to keep reading. :)

    • Caitlin May 10, 2012 at 4:43 PM

      Thank you, Nicole! I’m so glad you like it. Have a great night! :)

  • Audrey @ Putting Me Together May 10, 2012 at 11:51 AM

    Yessss, totally successful. You maneuvered through those dress code rules so chicly!

    • Caitlin May 10, 2012 at 4:46 PM

      Aww thanks, Audrey! You always say the sweetest things and brighten my day. Hope you have a lovely night, friend!

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