The Launch Party Recap

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I can get so bashful at times like these.

The last five months have been callabo-crammed making a calendar with Lynds, Rhonda, Alex, and then planning the most epic of celebrations with Lynds. Apparently we can pull off a wicked party - here's some photo evidence of people partying with or without shirts:

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Sadly, Lynds couldn't make it. We included her though by blowing up her phone with texts and pictures through the night. Also, some girlfriends made a Lyndsey-head-on-a-stick for photo ops.

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Here is the Lynds-head-on-a-stick in action. Also Rhonda and Garrett Hunter, most talented mother/son duo. I absolutely loved working with these two and Lyndsey and I have begged Rhonda to shoot next year (she said yes!) The man on the right is the most important design brain to me. He's also a great dinner, wedding, and gala date.

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A non-bad looking group of party goers.

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The Blaffer art museum's Alecia Harris and Matt Johns with Tory Ridgeway.

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Michael Mandola, Cecilia Marquez, and Ian Wells.

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Models/calendar peddlers.

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I mean, it doesn't get more dapper than this. Our graphic designer Alex Rosa and beer provider Ian Wells.

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ROOM MATE 4 LIFE Brad Moore with gf Camella Clements, and Josh Martinez of Goro & Gun

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My longest-time best friend Sarah Roberts came with the cutest date, her son Joseph.

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Speaking of cute dates, Tootsies surprised me with these male models. Way to win me over with arm candy.

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And speaking of surprises, the band played Michael Jackson for me all evening!

Oh, and the booze bringers:

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The Down House boys

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It's Teresa(April) with surprise guest, long time friend/practically brother to me Paul 'The Falcon' Valdez and his girlfriend, my other long time friend, Yana. I accidentally set these kids up, like 7 years ago, and I couldn't have come up with a cuter, more hip, love team.

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Another animal enthusiast and zoo supporter, Sam Cole.

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The most gorgeous girl in the world, my old co worker, Iris Shaftel with Tootsies dress buyer John Maguire and Carrie Johnson.

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Anne Marie Darcy and Camella Clements

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Josh Martinez

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The Campari cotton candy

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Ian Wells and Tory Ridgeway

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Great group glasses photo op

I'll wrap this up with one last picture of me and my new man-friends.

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