Even though I still have a few things to share about my grandma's last days here in Atlanta, I can't help but talk about Halloween. It's crazy over here: the whole month of October is all about carved pumpkins, cobwebs, haunted houses and the Little Five Points Halloween Parade. I really wanted to dress up as something interesting and after a bit of googling, thrifting and some DIY goodness, we came up with this:
It's polk-a-dot madness! We were characters from Roy Lichenstein's pop art paintings:
Sarah's the sobbing character.
Thomas is the betraying husband.
And I'm too pretty to work!
We were stopped dozens of times to pose for pictures: some knew instantly who we were, some people thought we had the chickenpox. We looked great! Or as Americans like to say: AWESOME!
A week later Sarah and Thomas hosted a Halloween party and it was Pedro's turn to dress up: