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The Buried Man

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It’s the end of the world as we know it…

But why sweat the small stuff. I’ve got a shack to live in, a fire to keep me warm, and a large broken statue that creeps me out at night. Who could ask for more? I was lucky enough to win this outfit at the Lucky Board at Angel DELUXE (before the world went to hell in a hand basket). The Desert Outfit can be won if your lucky letter come up. You do need to be a Angel DELUXE group member to click the board, but the join fee is just 10L. I’m also wearing the Shearling Boots,  a FREE group gift from Gabriel and the TopGun Retro Glasses, also a FREE group gift from A&D Clothing. I had a lot of fun exploring The Buried Man Sim. Check it out!

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Carson is wearing…

Mesh Body: ADAM – Male Mesh Body
Mesh Head: Catwa – Daniel v2.16
Head Applier: Labyrinth – Tylar
Beard Applier: Nivaro – Jawline
Hair: no.match – No Cloud
Eyes: IKON Triumph Eyes – Evening
Outfit: Angel DELUXE – Desert Outfit – FITMESH (FREE Lucky Board 0L / 10L to join)
Shoes: Gabriel – Shearling Shoes (Group Gift FREE / 0L / 0L to join)
Accessory: A&D Clothing – TopGun Retro Glasses (Group Gift FREE $0L/$0L to join)

Pose: oOo Studio – Rugged three

Sim: The Buried Man

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Gently Down The Stream

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Well hi there FabFree Readers!!  I am off from work just a little bit earlier this fine Friday afternoon and I thought I would toss on some jeans and a tee and take the old rowboat out for a spin to enjoy the midday sun.  My casual outfit today is all free, and I’m excited to share the news with you below!

Where To Find My Free Outfit!

I was lucky enough to win these Ankle Skinny Jeans the other day in a lucky board at S@bbia!  It took a little bit of stalking, but my “lucky L” finally appeared, and I was sent these great fitmesh jeans.  As you can see from the vendor ad below, you can choose ripped or plain and choose hem style as well.  You’ll need to join the group to take advantage of the lucky boards at S@bbia, but it’s free to join, so no worries 🙂

Ankle Skinny Jeans Light Blue (LB Prize)

You’ll find this casual T-Shirt at Virtue as a free Fabulously Free in SL group gift (free to join  – as always).  Included are several sizes and a texture change HUD with three colour options!

Sizes Included:

  • XS-XL Mesh
  • Slink Physique & Hourglass
  • Belleza Isis, Freya, Venus

 

 

 

 

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Love is wearing…

Mesh Body – Maitreya Lara
Mesh Head – Catwa Candy
Hair –  Elua Oceana
Shirt – Virtue Shirt (Fabulously Free in SL group Gift / 0L / free to join)
Jeans – S@bbia Ankle Skinny Jeans (free group lucky board / 0L / free to join)
Sim – Luane’s Magical World

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Ooh She’s A Little Runaway

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Have you heard the latest scandal? I’m running away!

OK… ok… I’m not really running away, but I do have big news about a newly released design as a freebie at Scandalize and a fatpack of hair in a lucky board Runaway!

Lucky At Runaway!

I have been wearing more and more hairstyles by Runaway lately, and while I was in there shopping I noticed that there are several group lucky boards with (:O) fatpacks of hair in them!  You’ll need to join the group to gain access to the lucky boards, however that also means you’ll also gain access to the group gifts in the shelf at the customer service desk too!  I was lucky enough to win Vanessa as shown on my avatar today.  Vanessa is a sweet volumized ponytail style with a headband and bangs.  The headband is texture change so you can match it up to your outfits.

Scandalize Offers A Free New Release!

Scandalize has recently released their new Tabitha Outfit in a whole line of colours.  As shown on my avatar, this gorgeous dress has a layered look to it and is beautifully textured.  The best news about this new release, is that you can pick up the Sia colour FOR FREE!  I don’t know how long this offer is valid, so rush down there if you like it!  Just don’t blame me if you wind up buying more colours!

Sizes included:

  • Maitreya Lara
  • Slink Hourglass
  • Belleza Freya, Isis

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Love is wearing…

Mesh Body – Maitreya Lara
Mesh Head – Catwa Candy
Head Applier –  Glam Affair Renee 
Makeup Applier – Bold & Beauty Kristina
Eyes – IKON Triumph Eyes Dusk
Hair –  Runaway Vanessa (group lucky board / 0L / 100L to join)
Dress – Scandalize Tabitha Sia (free / 0L)
Shoes – Pure Poison Illy Sandals (featured @ Collabor88)
Phone – Pure Poison Kawaii Zodiac Phone (instore gacha / 50L per play)
Pose by Le Poppycock
Sim – Abandale

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Wrap it Up with a Bow

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Feeling lucky

I was feeling lucky, and I happened to stop by The Little Bat because it’s a place I can try my luck when I think a lucky streak has hit. It has 4 Lucky Letter boards, two Midnight Madness boards and a Lucky Guess game that will all let you win fabulous Gothic style clothing for free, no group required. I managed to round up a lot of goodies, but my favorite was this free Heather Top in purple with its black bow and flared sleeves. It came in all the standard sizes and a good quality alpha layer. It was well worth waiting for my lucky letter!

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Checking out Ostara’s Altar Hunt

I ran across a little Hunt that I couldn’t resist. There are 10 Ostara’s Eggs hidden about on the Ostara’s Altar Faire right now among the booths that are on display (lots of great sale items in the booths). Each egg is only 5L when you find it and contains a quality gift from a great creator. My personal favorite item matched my look and my sweater and was a gift from Oubliette — a pair of Pastel Goth Chucks. These shoes are non-rigged mesh and should fit just about any foot type. I only had to do a little bit of editing to get them to fit my Maitreya feet. I feel certain they would fit Slink and TMP feet as well.

The other gifts were just as nice, and this Hunt lasts until April 16, so you have some time to stop by and wander around the little faire to see what you can see. I’d recommend the shopping there as well!

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Astrid (Portia Swords) is wearing…

Body – Maitreya – Lara
Head – Catwa Head – Tumble
Head Applier – Glam Affair – Alba Applier
Eyes – IKON Hope Eyes – Wight
Hair – Truth – Ashlee
Sweater – The Little Bat – Heather Top in Purple (Free/0L/Lucky Letter Board/no group required)
Jeans – E-Clipse – Dorothy Jeans Rigid Indigo
Shoes – Oubliette – Pastel Goth Chucks (5L for Ostara’s Altar Hunt)

Sim Location – Port Babbage

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Oh Lucky Day

Snapshot_002“Some people talk to animals. Not many listen though. That’s the problem.” ― A.A. Milne

Hey there FabFree Readers! As Carson mentioned in his post yesterday [HERE], Tig’s Treasures has a few lucky boards and he managed to score some sweet fashion finds.  You should know that there are also ladies boards too and with the rotating offers, there are multiple gifts to be had for both guys and girls…  That is…  if your lucky letter comes up!

What’s The Prize? & I’m A Doofus

I am wearing the Denim Shirt/Undershirt which is a one piece item that I really like!  This combination is available in XXS-L mesh sizes and includes that alpha layer, should you require it.

*NOTE:  It’s actually the white shirt in the lucky board… not the blue. I was a doofus and wore the wrong colour!  White is even better…  it will match with everything!  If you like the blue colour I am wearing, you can pick it up instore at a very affordable price.

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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 – Wasabi Pills Dakota
Shirt & Jacket – Tigs Treasures Ladies Denim Shirt/Undershirt  (free lucky board prize / 0L)
Skirt – Blueberry Roma
Boots – Surf Couture Olea Boots (NLA)
Pose by RM – Art of Poses
Sim – Devin

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Fab Free Designer Friday – 03/24/2017 – Entice

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Happy Friday Fab Free! Today’s Fabulous Designer Friday post is all about Entice. I’m pretty sure the Entice shop has been around as long if not longer than I have. They are truly a “household” name in Second Life. If you’ve never been to Entice, now is a great time to get to know this shop. They have recently redone their store, and I personally love the new layout. Entice specializes in mostly women’s mesh clothing, however they have become a one-stop-shop in that you’ll find everything from casual day wear to evening wear, lingerie, shoes, even nail appliers and hairstyles. I’m sure I’ve left something out of that list, but you get the idea! As you enter the store, you’ll see the desk with all the usual information and a few extras. There’s a subscriber group as well as the regular store group, both are FREE to join. In that first room you’ll also find the wall of information as I’ve come to call it, and as you can see in the photo below, Entice participates in several events. If you’re interested in what they have to offer at any one event, you can visit the room to the left and get a full preview including demo items when available for the current lineup of events
Entice Information & GiftsOne thing about Entice that no one can deny is how generous they are with gifts and opportunities to score FREE or inexpensive items. Just beyond the room at the entrance, after you go through a beautiful landscaped courtyard, you’ll find a second circulation desk, and a full wall of group gifts, midnight mania, and lucky boards. As I mentioned before, the Entice group is FREE to join.  This is also where you’ll find the current Fab Free exclusive group gift. You may remember this gift from Serena’s post “ Tres Joli in Rose“.  To get the Fab Free nail applier gift, don’t forget to wear your Fab Free group tag. Not a member? No problem! There is a group joiner for the Fab Free group just above the gift, and the Fab Free group is always FREE to join. Is it your rez-day? Entice wants to celebrate with you! in the same room you’ll find a corner with balloons and two FREE gifts that are available only on your rez-day. There’s also a Wardrobe gift in that area. Whew, that’s a lot of gifting goin’ on! Needless to say, a trip to Entice is well worth it, you won’t be disappointed.


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What a ride

What a ride

Time flies doesn’t it?

I was looking through the posts I’ve made here at FabFree and to my surprise realized that I’ve just passed the fifty posts mark. It still kinda feels like yesterday when I was scrambling through the new blogger application and trying not to ‘derp out’ as I filled in the notecard. In some ways, being able to write for a blog that I’ve long admired still feels more than a little surreal but to commemorate this milestone I’ve decided to recreate the styling that I did for my very first post at FabFree (if anyone’s curious it’s here). While the outfit that’s shown here today certainly isn’t a carbon copy by any means I felt that it still had that ‘cute with an edge’ vibe going for it. Here are the details;

High waisted

If you’ve been following Kat’s or Carson’s posts, you’d have notice that there are a ton of fun hunts going on for March. Seeing that it’s been a while since I’ve been on the trail, I decided to grab my trusty magnifying glass and do a little bit of sleuthing for myself. The Paws, Tails, and Whiskers Hunt 2 looked very promising and I ended up at (P3) Pixel Purrfect Productions to see if I could suss out where their prize was hidden. Turns out that luck was on my side and for just 1L the Tish Skirt became a great new addition to my inventory as I don’t own many skirts in this high waisted style. The skirt is very adorable with its anime print, sweet seafoam shades, and silky material mingling very well together. If you’re like me and appreciate the little details, you’ll also love the well-made buttons and bows on the skirt front. The Tish Skirt comes in the following sizes:

  • Standard Mesh (XXS-L) with alpha layer
  • Slink Physique and Hourglass
  • Maitreya

While you’re at (P3) Pixel Purrfect Productions, be sure to poke around some more as they have no group needed lucky chairs upstairs that cycle through the letters rather quickly. The Paws, Tails, and Whiskers Hunt 2 is running until the 31st of March so if you’re looking for cute animal-themed clothing, accessories or decor be sure to hit the hunt trail before then.

Lucky Letters

Now that I had a cute new skirt I was suddenly hit with the problem of what to pair it up with. Would it be a button down or a more casual t-shirt? Should I go with bright colors or a muted one so as to not overwhelm the entire outfit? What I did know was that the top had to be short or something that came in a clothing layer so that the meshes won’t end up cutting into each other (SL styling problems amirite?) and with that thought in mind I remembered that I had recently won the Teeny Sheer Halter Tops from one of the Lucky Letter boards at Sn@tch. These comfy halter tops were just perfect as they came in classic clothing layers (shirt and tank top) and since this is Sn@tch applier huds for Slink Physique and the Omega system were generously thrown into the as well. Not only that but you’ll also be getting ten different colors in the free prize package and needless to say I found a very fitting one to go with the skirt. Just a little note, however, the tops certainly live up to their name and are a little sheer so get that tape ready if you’re so inclined.

Inked up again

Just like socks and fishnets, tattoos can cause a bit of a hiccup when I’m dressing too. Once again generous creators come to the rescue and today I’d like to highlight Reckless. Not only are their tattoos intricate and well detailed, their group gifts come in classic layers and appliers for mesh bodies. Take Vida for example, the gift package contains:

  • Classic tattoo layers (fresh and faded)
  • Jacket layer (fresh and faded)
  • Shirt layer (fresh and faded)
  • Tank top layer (fresh and faded)
  • TMP Applier Hud
  • 3-in-1 Applier Hud for Belleza, Maitreya and Slink mesh bodies

I am once again very pleased with the result of wearing a classic tattoo layer with the corresponding applier, it’s the best of both worlds really. Vida is one of the group gifts that’s currently out at the Reckless main store and while there is a 75L join fee in place, you’ll be able to get past group gifts as well.

What a ride (boots)

Booted feet

I just can’t keep away from boots for very long and certainly not when they’re steampunk themed like the Charming Boots from Monomania. If you’ve already guessed that the gears and the baroque detailing on the body of the boots are my favorite part then you’re right! The burnished gold accents on this boots certainly don’t hurt it either as does the fact that you don’t need mesh feet to be able to wear them. The Charming Boots have a resize script in them and in the gift folder, you’ll also receive and alpha layer and boots base to make fitting a painless experience.  These lovely boots are a free group gift for Teleport Hub which is currently holding a free join exercise until the 15th of this month.

And that’s a wrap! Before I hit the grid again, I’d like to thank the FabFree team and all of you wonderful readers out there for having me here on the blog. Time flies when you’re having fun and it’s been nothing but a blast! Here’s to fifty more posts eh? I’ll catch you guys later!

 

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On Sheidey…

Skin- WoW Skins Relitha (30L/For 30L Saturday/Still available as of writing this post)
Hair – BarberYumYum 90
Eyes –  Mesange Athena (past free gift)
Tattoo – Reckless Vida (0L/Group Gift/75L joining fee required)
Top –Sn@tch Teeny Sheer Halter Tops (0L/Lucky Letter Prize/No group tag required)
Skirt – (P3) Pixel Purrfect Productions Tish Skirt (1L/Paws, Tails, and Whiskers Hunt 2 Prize)
Shoes – Monomania Charming Boots (0L/Teleport Hub Group Gift/Free join until the 15th)
Hands – Slink Casual

Pose: Le Poppycock

Sim: Baja Norte

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Sn@tching Some Zzzs

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I know… I am beginning to sound like a broken Sn@tch record today, but there is just so much new exciting news at Sn@tch this week for us freebie lovers and I want to share it!  If you have seen my other two recent Sn@tch posts and have still not gone to stalk those lucky boards you might be inspired to make the trip after hearing that the Nikola Gown and Scarf Set that I am wearing in this post is also a free lucky board prize – IN A FULL FATPACK!

Forest Maiden or Posh Princess

The leafy print on the Nikola Gown & Scarf Set inspired me to accessorize it into a fancy forest maiden outfit, but I can see this item being suitable for a posh fairy princess or even very classy formal attire for a night out of dancing.

I have actually changed my clothes so many times today catching up on blog posts, that I am plum out of energy for doing forest maideny things, so I’m having a little rest instead :).

Outfit Details:

The dress and scarf are separate but are both included so you can decide to wear them together or on their own.  Everything comes in XS-XL mesh sizes and the folder is packed with colour choices!!

  • Aqua
  • Blue
  • Gold (shown)
  • Jade
  • Pink
  • Purple
  • Silver

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Love is wearing…

Mesh Body – Maitreya Lara
Mesh Head – Catwa Candy
Head Applier –  Glam Affair Renee 
Hair – Spellbound Warrior
Dress – Sn@tch Nikola Gown & Scarf Set (free / 0L / lucky board)
Pose by RM
Sim – Devin

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Olivia In Deep Thought

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Good morning Fabulouses! My unpacking of lucky board prizes from Sn@tch continues today with more amazing full colour pack finds!  As I mentioned yesterday [HERE] there is no group requirement to slap those lucky  boards when your lucky letter comes up.

Deep thought?

Today I am in deep thought, but have no fear…  nothing is bothering me… this lovely pose is thanks to Q-poses who put out this super nice pose at half price today for Hello Tuesday at their Cosmopolitan location.  It makes me happy to use poses that express emotion and this one fit the bill at a very affordable price.

Now…  onto the free stuff!

The Olivia Sequin Dress you see me wearing today is indeed a free lucky board prize at Sn@tch!  Not only will you be sent this dress in the soft sandy colour I am displaying today, but the following colours are also included:

  • Blue
  • Jade
  • Peach
  • Pink
  • Seafoam
  • Violet
  • White

The sizes available in each colour are XS-XL mesh and it comes with the alpha layer, should you require it.  I should mention that normally I wear a small mesh size, however for this dress I had to jump up to the large to accommodate my curves.  Start out with a size or two bigger than you usually wear.  Your secret is safe with me!

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Love is wearing…

Mesh Body – Maitreya Lara
Mesh Head – Catwa Candy
Head Applier –  Glam Affair Renee 
Hair – Magika Dots
Dress – Sn@tch Olivia Sequin Dress (free / 0L / lucky board)
Necklace – Izzie’s Heartkey Necklace
Shoes – Pure Poison Andreea Pumps (group gacha – random colour/ free to join)
Pose – Q Poses Deep Thoughts (50% off  – today only – Hello Tuesday)
Sim – Follow Your Bliss

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A Whole New Sn@tch

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Hi there Fabulouses! If you haven’t been to Sn@tch recently, make sure you pop in and visit because there is so much newness to see!  Along with a new build, you’ll find a  brand new group gift, new lucky board prizes, riot vendors AND a restocked freebie and cheapie area!

Sn@tch Up A New Group Gift

Today I am displaying the eastern inspired Cherry Variety Pencil Skirt that you can pick up with your inworld group tag.  This beautiful and bright skirt is printed on both the front and the back so everyone will be able to enjoy it whether you are coming or going.  This group is 100L to join, but this skirt is amazing and comes in so many sizes!

Sizes included:

  • XS-XL Mesh Sizes + Alpha Layer
  • Maitreya
  • Belleza
  • Slink
  • TMP
  • Tonic
  • EBody

A Lucky Sn@tch

Also on my avatar you’ll find that I am wearing the Sn@tch Bo String Tank that I was lucky enough to pick up for free in one of the lucky boards as I was visiting the new shop.  The Bo String Tanks come in a fatpack of colours, and include system layers, and appliers for Omega and Slink.  There are actually 8 lucky boards and no group is required to participate.

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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 – Wasabi Pills Shriya
Skirt – Sn@tch Cherry Variety Pencil Skirts (free group gift / 0L / 100L to join)
Shirt – Sn@tch Bo String Tank (free / 0L / lucky board)
Shoes – Empire Primula 
Pose by Le Poppycock
Sim – The City of Ithea

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