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Hipster is, as Hipster does….whatever that means

Good evening Fabulouses!! Or morning, depending on where in the world you are :) Well, it is evening for me, and as I sit in my sweltering living room, I thought I would try to take my mind off of how much like a sauna my house will be with the heat wave my area is going to experience this week, by showing you my Hipster look.

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My look was completely inspired by the newest free, Reign group gift. The group was recently free to join for a short while, with the temptation of a free pair of shoes if they hit a certain number before closing up free entry. As a little thank you to all the new people who joined, as well to the current members who pushed, pulled and dragged everyone they knew to join, KenadeeCole, one of the owner’s/creator’s for Reign, sent out this cute little texture change Hello Hipster Necklace. You get a hud with 4 different colours to change the ‘Hello’ to, and I really like the simplicity of the design. If you hurry, and aren’t already in the group, I just checked, and, as of 10PM SLT (Monday), it’s still free to join.

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My next choice had to be glasses. No self-respecting hipster would be caught without their glasses on. While I have a few pairs in my inventory from days past when I always had glasses on, I wanted something new, and a little less sleek/modern. My favourite place to search, the Marketplace, did not let me down! The Mad Nerd Glasses, by Mad Mesh, were the first pair to pop up in my search, and lucky me, they were only L$9! Score! You get several different colours in both plain, and checkered versions, and even better, they are totally mod, so you can make them any colour you need.

Sticking with my accessories, I picked up these super adorable Hot and Cold Marshmallow earrings by Pink Acid at the current Candy Shop round, and for only L$50. Seriously, the expressions on their faces, so cute, though I do feel a little bad for the hot marshmallow, he doesn’t look like he is enjoying the heat at all. Kinda like me…LOL.

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I think, my favourite finds of my whole outfit though, are the * [BE]lieve – Black Urban Hipsta cat blazer with T-shirt, and * [BE]lieve – Hipster Studded Triangles Shorts. Both of these were finds on the Marketplace, with the Blazer- T-shirt combo setting me back a total of L$20, and the shorts were only L$10. How could I say no to either, especially when there is a cat print involved :P  Both pieces are mesh, coming in standard sizes, though I will warn you that I had to go up a size in the shorts, wearing a L instead of my usual M, but the L fits perfectly, and the M Blazer sits over the shorts without any part breaking through. I don’t know if the creator made these 2 to go together, but they work so well together, that it sure feels like it was meant to be. Love when that happens! Make sure you take a peek at all the other items from * [BE]lieve, as all their stuff is well priced, nothing over L$50, and great looking.

So, how do I look? Am I hipster enough? I am the type of person that I just wear what I like, not really paying attention to whether I fit into a certain group or not, and it works for me. Truthfully though, this look of mine is going to be saved and worn over and over, that is the sign of a great outfit. I hope you all agree :)

Until next time, TTFN *waves*


 

What is Calle showing you…

Necklace - REIGN.- Hello Hipster Necklace- Group Gift (free group gift/free to join for a limited time, so run!!!)
Glasses – Mad Mesh – The Mad Nerd Glasses (L$9 on Marketplace)
Earrings – Pink Acid – Mesh Hot & Cold Marshmallow Earrings (L$50 @ current round of the Candy Shop)
Blazer and T-Shirt combo – * [BE]lieve – Black Urban Hipsta cat blazer with T-shirt (L$20 on Marketplace)
Shorts – * [BE]lieve – Hipster Studded Triangles Shorts (L$10 on Marketplace)
Shoes – erratic / florence – espadrille (unisex) / multi (part of the current %50 off summer sale)
Bracelets – *Ticky Tacky* Bah-di-ah Bangles – Silver (R) (closed)
Hair – MINA Hair – Jett / Brett S (no materials)
Hairbase – [LANEVO] LC HAIRBASE – BUZZCUT (DURA-BLACK)
Mani – Caroline’s Kitty: Fingernail Polish for Slink AvEnhance
Ring – :*:CPD:*: Necromantic Sugar Skull Ring (Blacklight)
SLink foot Tattoo – Letis  Tattoo : HUD Slink Feet : Butterflies Lilies : FEET (L$1 on Marketplace)
Eyes –  IKON Promise Eyes – Storm
Hands and Feet – SLink
Skin – [PF] Harley <Vanilla>
Brows – Soiree – Sloane Brows #Ebony

Close up Pose – .ploom. Poses – Dive
Outfit Pose – .ploom. Poses – Danger (free)

Location – The Millhouse Beanery Coffee House


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Fabfree designer of the day – 7/28/2014 – Buttery Toast

.:Buttery Toast:. Group gift
Buttery toast – Yara’s band – Free/Group gift/Free to join

SLURL: http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Nihiru%20Bay/148/102/2019

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I Got !Soul

Snapshot_013Hey Fabulouses! If you have been reading the FabFree Blog, you’ll know that !Soul  is super generous with their VIPs and has been releasing a ton of group gifts, but this past weekend they also put out a special free group gift for the SLF&O group that you might want to head back to the store for and pick up!  This adorable  floral Summer Dress is all yours when you activate your SLF&O inworld group tag (free to join).

The skin I am in today is WoW Skins Lea, which is a new release and is currently being featured at The Black Dot Project Event.
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Love is wearing…

Skin – WoW Skins Lea (featured @ The Black Dot Project Event)
Eyes – IKON Perspective Eyes Coffee
Hair – Truth Hair Elyse

Hands & Feet by Slink
Nail Appliers – ~{ZOZ}~  Floral Solids Polish
Dress – !Soul Summer Dress Group Gift (free group gift for SLF&O / 0L / free to join)
Shoes – Pure Poison Lara Sandals V3 (88L featured @ Collabor88)
Poses by Behavior Body
Sim  – Baja Norte
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Be the best Bone Collector you can be, with flowers!

Hello my FabFreebers! So how has your weekend been? Mine, as usually, was pretty uneventuful..although, some would call it ‘Calle being lazy’ :P I like these kinds of days, because it means that I get a chance to do a little more exploring around SL than I normally get to do. One of the places on my list I’ve been wanting to take a look at, is the Isle of Dee, especially once I saw the notices about the Bone Collector Quest.  I’ll tell you a little about the quest, and then, of course, tell you about my outfit :)

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He was to collect the bones and bring them to the God
so he may breathe life back into them.
But scared, the Bone Collector ran…
The bones and ingredients are scattered all over the Isle.

Are you brave enough to help?

When you first land at the Isle of Dee, to your left is the board where you will get your HUD and a notecard about the quest. Read the notecard, attach the HUD, and your adventure starts! The hunt for the objects will take you all over the Isle, so it really gives you a chance to see this lovely build. I will warn you, while the objects are pretty well in plain sight, the tricky part is deciphering the riddles to find out where each object is. Once you have collected all the items, and found where the Greenman dwells, there is a second riddle where you have to speak the magic word to receive your gifts. This was a fun little quest and probably took me about 2 hours from start to finish, with quite a bit of extra exploring. At the end of it,  you get a little reward of a super fun hat with a replica of the skeleton you were running around collecting pieces of, as well as a shoulder pet of said skeleton, and a home decor wall piece that will give you a yes, no or maybe answer to a question you ask it, again, with the cute little skeleton on it and the Greenman himself.

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Now, what am I wearing? Well, the theme of the Isle of Dee is supposed to be around 1400’s, medieval England, so I wanted to look the part. While it is not mandatory, it is encouraged. There is a board at the landing site that will send you to a little area with freebies, including a full female and male av, but I just wanted to find myself a nice dress, so to the Marketplace I went. I ended up finding a great freebie, Ulla by Madison’s Creations. I was even able to tint all layers to make the dress more my own, and as you can see, I went with a nice dark green colour, a nod to the Greenman. It has all system layers, a prim skirt, and prim arm pieces, which I was not wearing. It is a nice simple dress that will work for most any kind of period roleplay.

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Although I promised there would not be a time cruncher again, if you like the poses I am using, which includes the flower in my hand, it is a pack of 5 poses, each with a flower, from Vanity Poses, as a limited time L$1 gift. They recently moved their store and have redecorated, so they thought they would give out a present. Take a look across from them at Bounce This Poses, they have a freebie gift put out for you as well.

OK, Sunday is drawing to a close for me, and I still have things to do to get ready for that pesky thing called RL work…so, for now, I bid you adieu, until next time.


 

What is Calle showing you…

Bone Collector Quest Gifts – Hat, Shoulder Pet, and Wall Hanging (free after completing the Bone Collector Quest on the Isle of Dee)
Dress – Madison’s Creation – Ulla – Ladies Freebie Outfit (free on the Marketplace)
Poses – Vanity Poses – Flowers Gift (L$1 for a limited time)
Shoes – Essenz – Tampa (Brown)
Hair - [elikatira] Caramel – Black 04 (retired, no longer available)
Eyes –  IKON Promise Eyes – Storm
Hands and Feet – SLink
Skin – [PF] Harley <Vanilla>
Brows – Soiree – Sloane Brows #Ebony

Sim – Isle of Dee

 

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FabFree Designer of The Day – 07/27/14 – Hudson’s Clothing Co.

FabFree Designer of The Day - Hudson's Clothing Co.
Hudson’s Clothing Co. Silk Print Mini Dress (free group gift / 0L/ free to join) – http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Paektu/49/152/94

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More Ice Cream Please!

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Hi Fabulouses!  You know what I have done far too much this summer?  Eat ice cream… I can’t help myself…  There this this new flavour called Birthday Cake Oreo and it’s got to be the most perfect ice cream flavour ever!  It appears I can’t get enough of ice cream inworld either because today I did the Minnie’s Soul 2 Soul Ice Sundae Hunt.  I ran around all over the place picking up MORE ICE CREAM!  How it works is…  you join the inworld group – which is free…  Then you hunt around the sim and inside the shop to find 11 little pink sundae hunt icons.  Pick them up for free and you’ll have a ton of summery items both for women and men too!

In this photo,  I am displaying the Denim Tunic Dress, Women’s Sneakers and Summer Sunglasses which are all free prizes for the hunt.  This hunt is active until the 31st so you have a few days to finish, but it won’t take you more than 20 minutes or so!

Happy Hunting! <3

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Love is wearing…

Skin – Lara Hurley Skin Gervaise (free group gift / 0L / free to join)
Hair – Truth Hair Devinna
Hands by Slink
Nail Appliers – ~{ZOZ}~ Shimmer Romance Polish (75L @ The Designer’s Circle)
Dress – Minnie’s Denim Tunic Dress (free / 0L / Ice Sundae Hunt)
Shoes – Minnie’s Women’s Sneakers (free / 0L / Ice Sundae Hunt)
Glasses – Minnie’s Summer Sunglasses (free / 0L / Ice Sundae Hunt)
Poses – Label Motion My Summer Icecream Gift  (free / 0L)
Sim – Baja Norte

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Calle’s FabFree Photo Submission – July “O’Canada”

I have to admit, it took me quite awhile to come up with my submission for the Monthly Photo Challenge, especially as I had already done a post to celebrate Canada Day at the beginning of the month, wearing my country’s colours. Oh sure, I could have submitted one of those pictures, but I wanted to do some pictures specifically for the challenge. So here it is.

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So, this oh-so-sexy halter dress was a find on the Marketplace! I typed in ‘red white dress’, LOL, and this was one of the many items that popped up. The Furry Circle Halter Dress is from LA VITA, and is a great buy at only L$1. It is mesh, coming in 5 standard sizes, from XXS-L, and it fits like a dream. There is an in-world store HERE if you like the more hands on approach of shopping, and the Halter Dress is still, only L$1 there as well.

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Sunglasses were a must, in this sunny coastal setting,  and the [ bubble ] Star Me Up White Glasses fit the bill perfectly. These adorable sunglasses are available right now, in a gacha at the Candy Shop event, and are only L$50 a play. Each pair comes with a HUD that allows you change the colour of the lenses, and there is a chance at winning the full fatpack. I’ve included a photo of the board so you can see all the colours you have a chance at winning.

Heart Glasses Gacha AD

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Elephante poses recently released a second July group gift, free for their VIP group members, which is a set of 6 static poses called Ember. There is a L$300 join fee for this group, but if you are a pose junky, like I am, then it is more than worth it As I said, this is the second July group gift released, and the first is still available as well, and you also get a 15% credit with every purchase made in store with your group tag on. If you do not have the group space, don’t fret, there is a subscribo available, which also has a little giftie available for July.  So either way, you win!

OK lovelies, that is it for me, for now…but I have more I want to show you, so, until then, TTFN!!


 

What is Calle wearing…

Dress – LA VITA Furry Circles Halter Dress (L$1 on Marketplace)
Sunglasses – [ bubble ] Star Me Up White Glasses (L$50 per play gacha @ The Candy Shop)
Shoes – Essenz – Geneva (White)
Hair – Clawtooth: Cherry Bomb – Softest Black (exclusive @ Hair Fair)
Necklace – [MAGIC NOOK] Twinkle Necklace (Silver) MESH
Bracelet – [MAGIC NOOK] Twinkle Bracelet MESH (Silver) (L$70 @ current round of The Dressing Room)
Ring – :*:CPD:*: Necromantic Sugar Skull Ring (Blacklight)
SLink Hand Tattoo – BLINDED Kawaii Stars (past OMG Room gift, no longer available)
SLink foot Tattoo – Letis  Tattoo : HUD Slink Feet : Butterflies Lilies : FEET (L$1 on Marketplace)
Eyes –  IKON Promise Eyes – Storm
Mani & Pedi – Kathaarian Slink Nails – Glitter French –  Manicure & Pedicure
Hands and Feet – SLink
Skin – [PF] Harley <Vanilla>
Brows – Soiree – Sloane Brows #Ebony

Poses – //elephante poses// Ember (free group gift/L$300 to join)

Sim – The Trace

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The quest fur cover, for furries and humans alike! (Part 2!)

RAWR! Hey fabbies! I am back again to show off more fuzzy goodness with the quest fur cover hunt! You can find my first post, which contains the starting location, as well as the first few gifts [HERE]! This hunt is a bit different from what we normally show off and is more geared towards the furry residents in SL! almost all of the gifts in this FREE hunt are compatible with humans and furries alike. So, shall we go on a quest?!

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Shop #6, Murder of ravens, has a really interesting “Blue enderbeast” full avatar as their hunt gift. You’ll have to check this one out on your own, but believe me, it’s definitely worth the time to grab! #7, Cubic cherry kre-ations, has a really neat black tail as their gift! The little fin and water drop pattern add great detail to this.

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#8, Fujiwara’s world, has this great pair of aquatic-looking ears as their gift. These would be perfect for merfolk, dragons, fish, and many other applications.

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Gachapon, shop #9 on the hunt has fun game-themes accessories as their prize! You get a mushroom necklace, chomp bracelet, and the piranha plant tail to top it off.

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Finally, Voidvoidvoid, shop #10, has the absolutely adorable dino hoodie hood as their hunt gift! This one is completely modify, so it will fit any avatar, and the package includes a download for a photoshop file, so you can customize the texture on your hood!

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Skyler is wearing…

Avatar – Raawr – Dark gray wolf
Hair – Koy – Alexis – fatpack – My attic item!

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Red Enchantress

Snapshot_006Hilly Halaan has a new group gift for her VIPs! When you join the free Hilly Halaan inworld group you gain access to several free group gifts including [THIS ONE], [THIS ONE], and [THIS ONE] … as well as the gorgeous new gift that was just added to the offerings yesterday – The red mermaid gown, shown here in this post.  This very elegant gown features a long draped mermaid style skirt with a deep plunging back line.

I have accessorized my look with the Mystic Enchantress Set by Chop Zuey that you can find as a free gift at FabFree Headquarters in The Gift Gallery!
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Love is wearing…

Skin – Lara Hurley Skin Gervaise (free group gift / 0L / free to join)
Lipstick – MOCK Cosmetics Lucir LipColor Venom (free / 0L / wearable demo)
Eyes – IKON Perspective Eyes Coffee
Hair – Truth Hair Dasha
Gown – Hilly Halaan Mermaid Gown (free group gift / 0L / free to join)
Jewelry – Chop Zuey Mystic Enchantress Red Set (free / 0L / FabFree Headquarters)
Poses by LAP (closed)
Sim – Mystica

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FabFree Designer of The Day – 07/26/14 – Kaithleen’s

FabFree Designer of The Day - Kaithleen's
Kaithleen’s Buckled Up Top (free group gift / 0L / free to join)  – http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Krongower/189/46/1343

**Each day, here on the FabFree Blog, we will be featuring one of our Fabulously Free in SL inworld Designers. Photos are work of the designers.

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