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Fab Free Designer Friday – 06/08/2018 – GeMyles Couture

GeMyles Exterior
Hello Fab Free’rs! I hope you’ve had a Fabulous Friday! Today’s designer Friday post features GeMyles Couture. At this ladies clothing shop you’ll find women’s clothing, shoes, and accessories. You’ll find everything from shoes to dresses at GeMyles. The store has a modern feminine style that blends well with other styles. The circulation desk is right front and center as you enter the store, there you’ll find basic store info. If you head around to the left as you’re browsing through the shop, you’ll run into the wall of group gifts and the camping chairs. In the center of the group gifts and camping chairs is an elegant lounge-like setting where you can park your avatar and use your camera to shop if you like. I do that often in stores since my laptop fights with SL so much!

GeMyles Group Gifts
As you can see there are quite a few group gifts to be had at GeMyles Couture. On this wall you’ll also find a Midnight Madness board with a 50 linden GeMyles gift card as the prize. While I was visiting GeMyles this Midnight Madness board was open to everyone, no group needed. This is where you’ll find the GeMyles group gift. The GeMyles Couture group is free to join at this time. Additionally, you’ll find the GeMyles exclusive gift for Fabulously Free in SL group members. The Fab Free group is of course free to join, so don’t forget to wear that Fab Free tag and pick up your free gift. Directly across from the wall of group gifts is where you’ll find 8 camping chairs. Sorry I didn’t snag a photo of the camping chairs. You’ll need your GeMyles group tag for these. Happy Shopping Fab Free!


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Fab Free Designer Friday – 03/09/2018 – WellMade

WellMade Exterior
Hello Fab Fee’rs! It’s Friday, which means Designer Friday here on the Fab Free blog. This week’s post is all about WellMade. WellMade is a women’s fashion boutique with lots of cute flirty fun styles. The shop has lots of clothing for both mesh and classic avatars. There is definitely something for every individual style here. You’ll find casual day-wear and sexy looks for going out.

Just inside the entrance at WellMade there is a row of promo items which are discounted nicely. At least one of these promo items is marked all the way down to just 75 linden, so be sure to check those out. It’s also in this first section of the store that you’ll find the WellMade Group gifts, and other associated group gifts. The WellMade group is FREE to join.

Well Made Group Gifts & Offers

Among the gifts in this front room at WellMade is the Fabulously Free in SL exclusive group gift. Don’t forget to wear your Fab Free group tag to pick this one up! If you haven’t joined the Fab Free group yet, it’s also FREE to join. As you follow the purple carpet through the WellMade shop, you’ll find camping Chairs and a Midnight Mania board for WellMade group members. As I mentioned the WellMade group is FREE to join, so you’ll want to take advantage of these also.  I hope you all have a fantastic weekend. Happy Shopping Fab Free!


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Enjoying Them While They Last

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There are still a few hearty flowers holding on in my garden despite all of the silly snow and wind that keeps coming my way prematurely, but I know they won’t be here much longer, so I might as well enjoy them while they last.

Maybe I do like camping!

Last night I stopped in at SAKIDE and found that outside their shop, there is a gazebo filled with camping chairs, lucky boards, group gifts and midnight mania boards.  I camped out and was able to obtain the Adele Outfit and Shoes in Sea Fog for free!  If I recall correctly, it was one hour for the outfit and 45 minutes for the shoes.

The Adele 2pc Outfit comes in XXS-L mesh sizes with an alpha layer and includes a texture change HUD for a few small colour options on the skirt.  The Adele Shoes are designed for Slink High Feet.

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Love is wearing…

Mesh Body – Maitreya Lara
Mesh Feet – Slink High
Mesh Head – Catwa Candy
Head Applier –  Glam Affair Renee 
Eyes – IKON Triumph Eyes Dusk
Hair –  Truth Delphine
Sweater & Skirt – SAKIDE Adele Outfit Sea Fog (free / 0L / Camping Chair Prize)
Shoes – SAKIDE Adele Shoes Sea Fog (free / 0L / Camping Chair Prize)
Pose – LW Poses Magic Moments (featured @ TLC)
Sim – Luane’s World

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Fab Free Designer of the Week – 08/26/2017 – Tiar

Tiar 1Hello Hello Fab Free’rs! It’s the end of the week and that means a new designer post! This weeks featured designer is none other than Tiar. For those in the Gorean role-play/lifestyle communities in Second Life I would consider Tiar among the top shops for male and female Gorean clothing, as well as some Gorean furniture. That said, Tiar also has a wide range of urban clothing for both men and women as well as contemporary furniture. It’s another one of those shops with something for everyone.

Tiar’s Courtyard

I purposefully neglected to do my usual exterior photo for Tiar because there is just so much to see.  If you wander through the store on your own, you’ll quickly find the room with new releases, and re delivery terminals. In this area of Tiar there is a daily sales item for just 60 lindens (see the bottom photo above). The Tiar landing point is a center courtyard with 4 corners. One corner has the general information about associated groups and events, along with several sale items. You’ll notice the little footprint style markers along the ground leading to the sales boards, most of which are 25 or 35 lindens.

Another corner has a few more sales items, a big raffle board, and a large teleport board that will let you easily navigate Tiar’s many departments. You’ll want to use this teleport board to travel to the Midnight Madness area. Additionally, you’ll find Tiar’s gacha yard sale in this cool little courtyard, along with KittyCats for sale. If you collect KittyCats or enjoy hunting through gacha yard sales you won’t want to skip these.

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Once you’ve used the teleporter in the courtyard at Tiar to go to the “Midnight Madness” area, you’ll find yourself in a small room with lots of group only opportunities for FREE items. The Tiar group is FREE to join. There are 3 Midnight Madness boards, 8 Lucky Letter Boards, a Sales Board, and 3 camping chairs. The items on the camping chairs and the Lucky boards all rotate so there are tons of items. One thing I noticed right away is most of the Lucky Letter boards seem to be on a short 3 minute rotation, which is really nice. This room is also where you can pick up the exclusive Fab Free group member gifts. There are two gifts at Tiar for the Fab Free group, one mens and one womens. Carson showed the mens gift in his post “Beach Therapy.” As always, the Fab Free group is FREE to join. Just wear your group tag to get the gifts from Tiar. Happy Shopping Fab Free!


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Fab Free Designer Friday – 08/04/2017 – Monomania

Monomania Exterior
Hello Fab Free’rs, Friday may be coming to an end but the weekend is just beginning. With that in mind I highly suggest you take a moment this weekend to visit Monomania. They just so happen the subject of this weeks Designer Friday post! Why should you visit? Well first of all, the shop is very prettily decorated and landscaped, there’s even a lush courtyard type oasis you can enjoy. I always admire when there is great scenery to go along with great shopping! However, a big reason would be the huge number of group gifts and freebies you’ll find.

MonoMania Gifts
As you enter the store the wall of vendors you’ll see are the currently available Monomania group gifts. Seriously ladies, that’s half way to a new wardrobe! haha There are also a few group only Lucky Letter boards, and a group only Midnight Madness board. The Monomania group does have a one time join fee of 50 lindens, however as you can see it is 50 lindens well spent! The style of ladies mesh and applier clothing at Monomania has a wide range, so there’s definitely something for everyone.
Monomania Other Groups & Camping
A bit farther to the right of the Lucky Letter boards at Monomania you’ll find a large group of affiliate groups and their associated gifts. It’s in this spot where the FREE and exclusive Fab Free group gift by Monomania is available to all Fabulously Free in SL group members. If you haven’t picked this gorgeous green mesh dress up yet, you’ll want to make sure to snag it. It’ll be great for the current warm weather or with cute knee boots in the fall. As always the Fab Free group is FREE to join.  Monomania also has a camping chair, park your avatar for 30 minutes to claim the prize!

Have a great weekend Fab Free’rs, and happy shopping!


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Happy Camper

Snapshot_004Good evening Fabulous Readers!

Tonight I am popping by the FabFree Blog to share news with you about a really generous free camping prize that is available to everyone.  There are several camping chairs at Bijou – even one for the guys!  You are under no obligation to join the inworld group to camp in this particular prize chair at Bijou (others require a group join), but you might as well while you are there if you have the space, because it’s free and the group gifts are great!

I did a little camping of myself (60 minutes worth to be exact!) this week and was sent the Rox Outfit as shown on my avatar, and actually I am not even wearing everything because the folder is packed with underthings, and overthings, and shoes too!  My favourite item in the gift is the awesome jeans that are included.  I gotta say…  my butt looks fantastic!

The Rox Outfit Includes:

  • Rox Jacket –  ( Maitreya, Slink, Belleza )
  • Rox Bra – ( Maitreya, Slink, Belleza )
  • Rox Panties (not shown in the photo) – ( Maitreya, Slink, Belleza )
  • Rox Jeans in both black and old blue + versions for flat and high shoes – ( Maitreya, Slink, Belleza )
  • Rox Heels (not shown in the photo) – ( Maitreya, Slink, Belleza )

Happy camping!

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Love is wearing…

Mesh Body – Maitreya Lara
Mesh Head – Catwa Candy
Head Applier –  Glam Affair Renee 
Eyes – IKON Triumph Eyes Dusk
Hair –   Elua Kira
Outfit – Bijou Rox (free / 0L / 60 minute camping chair prize)
Pose – West End UNwind – Relaxing Poses (featured @ Lost & Found)
Sim – Luane’s World

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She’s a Happy Camper

A Happy Camper

Hello there, Fabulous Readers!  In the midst of holiday shopping, Rip and I decided to take a break over at Etchaflesh.  A few days ago, in my post [HERE], the pupster and I featured a stylish vest we picked up at the store, and we decided to return today to camp awhile.  We were very well rewarded!

Pick Your Poison

While Ripley happily gnawed on a bone, I relaxed for just 35 minutes in one of the plush chairs arranged along the back wall of the store.  Right when the time elapsed, this cozy Poison sweater joined my inventory.  In addition to the knitted pullover, the free prize package included a HUD with 15 color choices for changing up the texture of the arms.  Featuring a scooped neck line, long sleeves, and a realistic ribbed texture, this sweater is destined to become a winter wardrobe staple for me.  I appreciated its generous length, which ensured my tummy stayed toasty warm.

What’s Included:

  • fitted mesh
  • standard sized mesh in XXS, XS, S, M, L
  • alpha layers for both mesh styles
  • Texture HUD for the sleeves

Poison

Avoiding a Cuff Malfunction

I wanted to don a pair of boots to wear while romping with Ripley through the snowy climate of It All Starts With a Smile.  The only problem was the bottom edge of my pants poked right through the sides of my boots …. one of those dreaded SL wardrobe mishaps that never occurs in real life.  After a quick perusing of the Marketplace, I netted this Purrrvy Skinny Jeans applier from the IGNOTO store for only 25L.  Although I applied the jeans on my Maitreya Lara mesh body, they are also designed for Belleza, Slink, and Omega.  With a flattering fit, detailed stitching, and a dark denim wash, these jeans are perfect for casual wear, or they can be easily dressed up with the right layers and shoes.  Best of all, they behave themselves, and don’t project through my boots.  Yay!

As you can see in my photo, Ripley and I have a few packages to deliver before nightfall, so we’d better get pedaling.  Until next time, happy shopping!

~ Kat (and Ripley)

Kat is Wearing…

Mesh Body:  Maitreya Lara

Mesh Head:  Catwa Annie

Head Applier:  Glam Affair Barbara in America 02 (at Kustom9)

Lip Applier:  Izzie’s Catwa Lipstick Applier (Aiko)

Eyes:  IKON Triumph Eyes in Coffee

Hat/Hair:  Wasabi Pills Romy (at Ultra)

Necklace:  EarthStones Black Cat Necklace

Sweater:  Etchaflesh Poison Sweater (free camping chair prize 0L/ no group required)

Jeans:  IGNOTO !Purrrvy Skinny Jeans Dark (25L on The Marketplace)

Boots:  Reign Nordic Boots Mocha

Mesh Hands:  Slink

Pose:  (with bike) Lyrium

(close up) Le Poppycock

Sim:  It All Starts With a Smile
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Etched in Style

Laced in Style
Hello Fabulouses! I hope you are having a wonderful weekend.  In real life, I try to stay *far* away from malls and shopping on Black Friday, and the next couple of days afterwards.  It seems like whenever I think I’ve found a parking spot, it turns out to be a small car!  In SL, it’s a different story – no worries about parking here!  With a day off from work, Ripley and I traveled around, scoping out another Fabulous Find to share with our wonderful readers.

Gone Camping

Over at Etchaflesh, I had no trouble finding a parking spot.  In fact, I brought my trusty Kindle, along with the pupster’s favorite bone, and we settled into one of eight cozy camping chairs placed on the back wall of the store.  After just 30 minutes of “parking,” I happily welcomed this sassy, sleeveless parka to the fold for free.  It features a crop top, and a long vest that is accented with several jazzy buttons, stars, and stripes.  A color-change HUD allows you to alter the texture of the vest (outer and inner lining), crop top, and the decorative buttons, stars, and stripes individually, so you can create a variety of looks.

What’s Included:

  • Appliers for Freya, Hourglass, Isis, Physique, and Venus
  • Standard-sized mesh in XXS, XS, S, M, L
  • Alpha layer for classic avatars
  • Texture HUD

I’ve Got My Sassy Pants on Today

The trendy style of my parka called for slacks with attitude, and I located the perfect trousers – Pencil Pants for Maitreya by Beck.  These black, laced, leather pants provided just the look I was striving for.  I love the detail of the tied lacing.  Created exclusively for the Maitreya Lara mesh body, Mie Beck offers them for sale in her Marketplace shop for only 50L.  Mie states on her profile that her goal is to make a place where all people can afford to wear 100% mesh outfits.  These pants are not only budget-friendly, but stylish to boot!

From Head to Toe

The one Black Friday sale that Rip and I dared to venture to was at Truth Hair (Love told us about this super-saver event in her post [HERE]).  I scooped up the versatile Fenella hair for only 75L.  Able to be worn with and without the fedora, this chic ‘do features long, flowing locks, and a color-change HUD for the hat.  We had a hard time wading our way through the crowd in the lobby of the Truth store, but our persistence really paid off in the end.  I was able to scoop up several hairstyles at bargain prices.  Score for team Ripley!

After slipping on Lewis studded, flat sneakers from the Mesh Agency, Rip and I dusted off the bike, and pedaled over to the Gates of Melancholy sim where we worked off some of those Thanksgiving dinner calories by exploring along the beach.

I hope you enjoyed the fun, casual Fabulous Find we put together for you today.  Until next time, my friends, happy shopping camping!

~ Kat (and Ripley)

Kat is Wearing…

Mesh Body:  Maitreya Lara

Mesh Head:  Catwa Annie

Head Applier:  Glam Affair Barbara in America 02 (99L at Kustom9)

Hat and Hair:  Truth Fenella (75L at the Black Friday Sale)

Eyes:  IKON Triumph Eyes in Forest

Necklace:  Maxi Gossamer Ashira Necklace

Vest and Top:  Etchaflesh Exclusive Sleeveless Parka (free camping prize 0L/no group required)

Pants:  Beck Pencil Pants for Maitreya (50L on The Marketplace)

Shoes:  Mesh Agency Lewis Studded Flat Sneakers

Mesh Hands/Feet:  Slink

Nail Applier:  Livia Leopard Nails (40L on The Marketplace)

Pose:  Secret Body

Sim:  Gates of Melancholy
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Tropical Daydream

Tropical All weekend it’s been raining in my real world. All weekend I’ve been dreaming of somewhere warm and tropical to have an adventure! Thankfully I have Second Life to help my daydreams seem more real. Recently I found out about a little shop called LaGeeny. Even better, I found out about their several group gifts and camping chairs! Also, redMint has an August group gift out, which I love, and a little something extra from NSP Florals.
Tropical 2 This FREE dress from LaGeeny just might be the perfect casual summer dress. It looks light and comfortable with great details. Thanks to a texture change hud with several pattern and solid color options this dress is ultra wearable and could go with just about any style. One of the solid colors is particularly pretty! I chose this playful red floral pattern because it is not only pretty, but it played into that tropical vacation I’ve been dreaming of! The dress is fully mesh and comes in several sizes. How do you get it? First you’ll need to join the LaGeeny in world group. The group is FREE to join. Then you’ll need to camp out in the group only camping chair for 45 minutes. I know 45 minutes sounds like a long time, but if you’ve got someone to chat with while you wait, the time goes by fast. Thankfully I had Love in my IMs keeping me company! There are also some non-group camping chairs and several group gifts available, so take a moment to stop by LaGeeny and take advantage.

Sterling Silver hair is all the rage right now, and I have to admit I am totally on board with this trend. I love the silvery blue tones I’ve been seeing. This long side-swept hairstyle is the most recent FREE group gift at redMint. I’ve always liked redMint hair because it has a unique style to it that you just don’t see anywhere else. The redMint group is FREE to join at this time and there are a few previous FREE group gifts also available. In the package with this lovely gift you’ll find a regular size version of the style, and a larger version for the busty ladies.

Sometimes just the right accessory makes an outfit. I think this is true with the gorgeously done hibiscus flower by NSP Florals. The flower can be resized via touch menu, and costs just 25 lindens on the Marketplace.

Here are the details, Enjoy!

Hair ( r e d ) M i n t > gG 08’16  – FREE Group Gift/Group is FREE to Join

Head – CATWA HEAD Gwen *Additional Expression HUD Sold Separately 

Hair Flower – NSP Hibiscus Hair Flower White Red Center – 25L on the Marketplace

Skin – Lumae :: Eirtae – T6 – Tawny // Showgirl – Currently @Genre 

Eyes – IKON Hope Eyes – Storm

Tattoos – Letis Tattoo :: Balarama Colors :: MM16022 ::

Body/Hands/Feet – Maitreya – Lara

DressLaGeeny – .:LG :.  [INDINA] – FREE Group Camping Prize/Group is FREE to Join

Shoes –  #EMPIRE – Triteleia – FREE Group Gift/Group is 499L to Join **Originally Shown Here

*Poses by Amitie and bang!

**Location – Las Islas – Waterfall

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Medieval Camp Out

When was the last time you went camping? Nooooo… I don’t mean in the great outdoors! I mean sitting your avatar in one of those chairs that gives you a great gift! If you haven’t done it in a while, the outfit below from C&N is a good reason to do so. You can always sit your avatar in the chair while you are away having dinner or if you need to answer some pesky emails! Either way, this prize is well worth the goods if you are a serious medieval or gorean roleplayer.

Medieval Camp Out

The Medieval Greatjon Outfit above is just one of the offered 90 minute camping chair prizes at C&N Designs. Currently there are 2 camping chair prizes for men, 2 lucky letter chair prizes, and 1 lucky letter board prize. You’ll need to be in the group to get access to these FREE gifts. This will set you back a one-time fee of 25L, but all the offered gifts are excellent, and the lucky letter board/chairs randomly switch out, for a variety of outfits.

I was really pleased at the end of my 90-minute camp out when my Greatjon Outfit was delivered. It comes fully outfitted (yes pun intended) with all the goods. You get the system clothing layers as well as appliers for Omega and the Mesh project. It also comes with the mesh gloves, boots, and the belt with the attached dagger. It’s the full kit and caboodle… FREE! Well free except for your time. But I was busy having dinner anyway!

Medieval Camp Out 2

When I got back to my keyboard and discovered that I was on the last leg of my “camping trip”, I was lucky enough to see that my letter had come up on the lucky letter board… and so I also picked up one of the FREE random prizes on the lucky letter board from C&N. I wanted to show you the great quality of these roleplay outfits as well. This is the Medieval Viking Outfit in Red. It too is the full outfit with bracers and boots included. It is system layers only (no appliers for mesh bodies), but still of outstanding quality for roleplay and well worth the 25L group join fee for a chance at any of these lucky letter chairs or boards.

The other camping chair had a gift well worth camping for as well, but dinner was done and I had things to do. I may pick that one up on another evening.

So until next time… roleplay on!

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Loki is wearing…

Both Outfits:
Skin – Birth Skins – Axel Skin (Coastal) trail.b.hair_Bruiser
Eyes – IKON Vanity Eyes – Parchment
Hair – Mina – Harry
Tattoo – .Reckless. – Guerrero (Faded)
Piercings – [CerberusXing] Blade Set Gold
Necklace – .:Angel of Metal:. Thor Hammer Necklace in Gold

 

Outfit 1:
Outfit – C&N – Medieval Greatjon Outfit Brown v2 (0L/FREE 90 Minute Group Camping Chair/Group is 25L to Join)

Pose by ~Reel Poses

 

Outfit 2:
Outfit – C&N – Medieval Outfit Viking Red (0L/FREE Group Lucky Letter Board/Group is 25L to Join)
Shield – The Forge – Celtic Shield
Sword – The Forge – Ancient Sword of the Celts

Pose by String Me Up

Sim Location – Crest of Vrek’Mar Roleplay Sim (adult Sim)

 

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