A series of unfortunate events puts Betty's life in chaos, but she continues to deny how much she misses Henry. Meanwhile, Amanda finds comfort in junk food and Marc after learning that Fey Sommers is her biological mother; and Wilhelmina plots to use the Meade family events to her benefit.
Betty learns that Wilhelmina's new bodyguard is taking his job to another level and has even more weighing on her mind when Henry returns. Meanwhile, Bradford uses Alexis' amnesia to his advantage in order to rewrite family history; Hilda deals with recent events; and Amanda is given an inheritance from Fey Sommers.
With Henry back, Betty becomes distracted by another guy, Gio, who happens to be Mode's sandwich guy. As the people at Mode prepare for the social event of the season -- the Meades' Black and White Ball -- Wilhelmina tries to get her wedding back on track. Meanwhile, Amanda prepares for her first appearance as Fey Sommer's daughter and Claire invites herself to the party.
Betty decides to become a writer and takes a class, but soon finds it too challenging and ends up submitting a Mode story instead of her own. Alexis, who is still suffering from amnesia, returns to work with no memory of how to act like a girl. Meanwhile, a top advertiser tells Daniel to fire his sister and Amanda uncovers a secret about Wilhelmina.
Betty decides to give Internet dating a try and soon gets asked out on a bowling date, much to Henry's dismay. Meanwhile, Marc is attracted to someone he normally wouldn't be; Daniel and Alexis prep for a "family" dinner with Wilhelmina; and Hilda is unaware of Justin's ditching school.
Betty and Henry continue to see each other and plan a date to see "Wicked," but things don't go as they had planned when Daniel, thinking she's dating Gio, gives him the tickets. Meanwhile, Daniel tries to seduce an advertiser with the reputation of dating younger men.
While Wilhelmina prepare for her big day, things are thown into a spin when she learns that her maid of honor, Victoria Beckham, is getting more attention than she is. Meanwhile, Betty feels guilty over her pact with Wilhelmina to not tell Daniel about his future step-mother's infidelity with her bodyguard. Ignacio prepares for becoming a U.S. citizen, but when Betty moves in with Henry, his mind wanders elsewhere.
Mode's weekend receptionist helps Henry work overtime to get Betty something she needs. Wilhelmenia's romantic saga with Bradford needs new direction.
-- Sometimes You Can't Make It On Your Own
Everyone at Mode scrambles to fix the issue before the deadline. Daniel and Betty go to all lengths necessary to get the issue's cover girl out of rehab for a re-shoot. Alexis must charm the printer into giving them an extended due date.
Wilhelmina hits a snag in her newest image makeover plan. Meanwhile, Betty drags a reluctant Henry as her date along with Hilda and Gio.
Amanda finds a new way to search for her father's true identity. Meanwhile, Betty convinces Daniel to change Mode's message; and Wilhelmina receives unexpected news.
Henry and Betty are both effected weirdly by her new perfume, which was designed by the late Fey Sommers. A trail begings for Clair, accused of killing Fey, while Wilhelmina continues her hopes to become part of the Meade family.
Betty is assigned to interview a writer, but her assignment goes awry during a case of mistaken identity. Meanwhile, Daniel's new love is getting closer to him than he is aware of; and Marc helps Amanda with the search for her father.
Plans for a romantic 24th birthday alone with Henry are put on hold when Charlie stops by without warning. Meanwhile, Wilhelmina tries to ruin Renee's relationship with Daniel by hinting at dark secrets Renee is keeping.
Renee, who is becoming increasingly delusional, thinks that Betty is in love with Daniel, leading her to compete against her for his attention. Meanwhile, Hilda's new clinet turns out to be nemesis Gina Gambarro, who has returned to flaunt her wealthy husband in front of Hilda.
Betty tries to befriend Charlie, her rival, by throwing her a baby shower which turns out to be a party no one will forget. Meanwhile, Hilda talks to Justin's PE teacher when she finds out Justin is failing gym class. Elsewhere, Daniel tries to come to grips with his break-up with Renee; and Christina learns who is the father of the baby she's carrying for Wilhelmina.
Betty fights her attraction towards Gio, while still missing Henry, but find themselves together after agreeing to chaperon Justin's school dance. Meanwhile, Hilda does what she can to get Coach Diaz to notice her; Amanda agrees to do a reality show with her father, Kiss rock legend Gene Simmons; and Wilhelmina's return to Mode had Daniel feeling the heat amid a media frenzy.
Gio makes Betty an offer, but Henry also comes back to town with an offer of his own for Betty. Meanwhile, Betty plays center field for the charity Mode vs. ELLE Magazine softball game where Wilhelmina vies to strike out ELLE's star -- supermodel Naomi Campbell.