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Monday Funday

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Happy Monday everyone!  What is the best thing to ease into a long work week?  An entirely free, and super cute, outfit!  A little birdie told me about free Minions purses over as Muschi, so I made a beeline for the store.  In addition to this purple Minion bag, there is also a regular, yellow version available.  Not only is Muschi generously giving out these purses, they also have this adorable mini dress out as a gift.

Vanity Hair has this beautiful, rainbow hair for free in the group gifts section (No group needed for this hair!  But there are a ton more cute styles for free if you do join the group, and it is very worth it).  The Damasc Bangles, the current group gift from Maxi Gossamer is the perfect touch for this outfit.  The set is amazing, with options for full sets of bangles, our add each bangle separately for endless customization.
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Rounding out the day are these mesh stockings and Dolly shoes from Curious Kitties.  I love the big, clunky mary janes, and think they give a great balance to the minidress.

I hope you all have a wonderful week!

~Moira is Wearing~

MiniDress – Muschi FREE

Minion Bag – MuschiFREE

Mirror Games Special Edition Rainbow Hair – Vanity HairFREE

Damasc Bangles – Maxi Gossamer – July Group Gift (Free to Join) – FREE

Fishnet Leggings – Curious KittiesFREE

Simple Black Dolly Shoes – Curious KittiesFREE

Shine <Dark> Lipstick – Pink Fuel FREE

Skin in Taupe – 7 Deadly Skins

Casual Mesh Hands – Slink Avatar Enhancements


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Silks and a New Face Save the Faery Queen

When I was a child I was terrified of the tooth-fairy — and of fairies in general actually. I remember other children dressing up as fairy princesses for Halloween, and all I could think of was how deceived they all were! Fairies were horrible, malevolent creatures that stole your teeth and made you stay a child forever! (Wasn’t that what Tinkerbell did to Peter Pan?!) I could certainly think of nothing worse!

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In fact, my fear of fairies never really went away until I became an adult. And interestingly enough… it turned from fear to something akin to a malevolent dislike. I saw them as creatures of deceit and even in lore, they really are.

In traditional Irish Lore, the word “Faerie” comes from the word “fay,” which is related directly to the Fates — and some believed they were women who influenced and overlooked the births and lives of men… and not always in very nice ways (obviously). Those who upset the fair folk, were said to be doomed to suffer eternal bad luck unless they made it right by the fairy they had had the misfortune of angering.

But fairies, of course, come in many shapes and sizes… and can be good or evil (though even both the good and the bad can be equally capricious according to ancient lore) and in the traditional lore all fairies were very powerful.

So is it any great surprise, that so many in Second life would wish to recreate the magical look of the fair folk for themselves? I think not! And this week, I give you a chance to do it without having to steal from the winged ones themselves!

The first thing you need is the outfit I am wearing. Because no self-respecting Queen of the Fairies would be caught without first-rate attire! So head to ~Soedara! Once there, join the group (don’t worry it’s FREE) and look for the teleport to the gift area.

There are actually quite a few very nice gifts in ~Soedara!‘s FREE area, but the one I picked up for my look in these pictures is called the Precious Haifa Silk. When you enter the FREE area, you’ll find the gifts in Vendors. You must wear the ~Soedara! group tag to get the vendors to work. You do have to pay the vendors 1L to get your items, but they will immediately refund your 1L back to you — thus making your item a FREE gift. You may find yourself there for a while going through all the choices! There are many beautiful gifts to be had!

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The second thing you need is this fabulous rigged mesh gift hair from rezology called Save the Queen. It is a steal that even Queen Mab will approve of for the sweet price of only 1L on the Market Place and comes with a fully customizable hud that lets you tint the hair first with a base color and from there even further with a secondary tint to get the hair your perfect shade. It’s the first hair hud of this kind I’ve seen and I was very impressed with the way it worked (and the control it gave me over the colors I could achieve!).

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And if a picture is worth a thousand words and the eyes are the window to the soul… then your last stop should definitely be New Faces skin store for their FREE gifts. New Faces seems to be a secret saved among friends and it’s one worth sharing. The group is FREE to join and there are currently three FREE group gifts available. I am wearing their current gift skin called Lorna as well as this beautiful eye make-up called Erotica (there are several shades in the make up pack but I chose blue) and both are currently up in the store as FREE gifts. She has all the appliers you need if you use mesh bodies and attachments and at very reasonable prices.

One of the things that really impresses me about New Faces is the detail put into the realism of the skins. These are not “Barbie Doll” skins. Though her line is still small compared to some of the larger more well known designers, she has a couple of ethnic skins available, and many of her skins feature (purposeful) ‘flaws’ such as moles or irregularities on the bodies (such as tiny vein markings and/or bone shadows). There are other realistic details on the bodies that are just too many too mention.

I spoke to the designer myself a few months ago (long before I was a FabFree blogger for her to have any reason to treat me as just another customer) and she mentioned that she is considering a men’s line at some point in the future (so cross your fingers gentlemen!). I can’t say enough about her with regards to customer service and courtesy. Hands down she was helpful, polite, and personable. And there were others in the store, and I watched her treat each of them with the same courtesy. I look for this lady to be up and coming!

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Astrid (Portia Swords) got this magical look by wearing…

Skin – New Faces Lorna (Free Group Gift/0L to Join)

Make Up – New Faces Erotica Make-up (Free Group Gift/0L to Join)

Eyes – Ikon Hope Eyes – Starfall

Hair – rezology Save the Queen (RIGGED mesh hair) (Gift) (1L on the Marketplace)

Hands and Feet – Slink

Silks – ~Soedara~ Precious Haifa Silk (Free Group Gift/0L to Join)

Wings – Faeline Fairy Wings – Sachiko (snow)

Poses by !Bang

Sim – No Limits – Garden of Whimsy

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Weekend Independence!

Hello FabFree Folks and Happy Independence Day to all us crazy Americans! I hope your day is filled with festivities and fire works!

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My SL day started off with a bang when I got the group notice from Heydra about the great weekend event going on right now. Heydra is celebrating Independence Day with a 40% off everything ( except limited Venders) in the store AND they’ve made the group FREE to join over the weekend.  This is your opportunity to get in on a great Group with a very generous perks such as member only Lucky Chairs, Midnight Mania boards and monthly group gifts. And if that wasn’t enough group members get 300L instore credit every month!

I popped over to Heydra this morning and found this charming tee and scarf set on the camping chair and … yes… I camped!  This is the ‘Charlotte shirt with scarf and HUD’.  The HUD lets you pick fifteen colors/patterns for the tee and ten colors/patterns for the scarf. While I was there, I grabbed these cute distressed ‘Hayley’ jeans from the past group gifts wall.

I rounded off my shopping today with a quick trip to the Marketplace and found this adorable tote bag. This the “American Flag Tote Bag” from Things i Like. It’s beautifully detailed and comes with an animation for a hand hold or a shoulder hold. And it only set me back 25L. Can’t beat that with a stick.

Okay, I’m of to fire up the grill for our cook out and light some sparklers. Y’all have a wonderful 4rth of July!

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Skin Lumae – Alaska Mulled Wine
EyesIkon – Hope Eyes in Field and Passion
Hands + Feet + Nails Slink V. 2.0 mesh Hands + Flat Feet + Basic nail HUD
HairTruth – Jolie – (50L as part of the Limited 50L Sale)
Ears – Aitui – Traveller Plug Gacha ears (50L per play Gacha in main store)
ShoesSteelhead – Horrizon Sandal
Shades – Amala – Smitten Kitten Sunglasses

 

Shirt + ScarfHeydra – Charlotte – (Free/0L/Camping Chair prize)

JeansHeydra – Hayley – (Free/0L/ Group Gift) The Heydra group is only FREE to join this weekend!

BagThings i Like – American Flag Tote – (25L on the Marketplace)

 

Location – Calas Galadhon

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Happy 4th of July!

Happy 4th of July

It wouldn’t be the forth without some fireworks now would it. Well I have a firecracker for you from Blueberry. This is the FREE mesh lingerie set GG which includes fits for both system and mesh bodies. The group is FREE to join. But wait for the real bang it comes with separate huds for the top and bottom containing 16 colors so you can mix and match colors to your hearts content making this a very versatile set and not just for the 4th of July.

My skin is the FREE enmeshed (EIS) hunt gift from 7 Deadly S[k]ins. A lovely basic skin and it comes with Slink hand, feet and body appliers along with tango and phatazz appliers too. No hints are given so I will just suggest everyone look closely at the NEW skin display for a pop sickle.

Just a little reminder about the 50L sale Truth Hair is having. There are a whole truck load of hairs in the backroom which is were I found this sweet as apple pie hair I am wearing. It has a bow Hud which along with changing colors will also remove the bows.

My flag is actually a pose that comes with the flag prop. Makes for an easy way to snap some patriotic pics all for only 25L on the MP.

Happy 4th of July

Just in case you want to start some fireworks you can grab this sexy hot little number FREE over at !SOUL using your SL frees & offers group tag. In case you don’t belong to the SLF&O group it is free to join and many store throughout SL have free gifts in their stores connected to this group so keep an eye when shopping anywhere for the pink SL frees & offers sign. Speaking of that 7 Deadly S[k]ins has a FREE SLF&O gift skin sitting on the table in the 1st room waiting for you while you are grabbing the hunt giftie.

Here is a close up of the SLF&O skin

.Happy 4th of July

Ok off you go now, get yourself a good spot for the fireworks!

How to celebrate to 4th in style like Glimmer

1st outfit

Lingerie: FREE Blueberry GG

Hair: Truth – Velvet-browns 50L

Skin: 7 Deadly Sk[i]ns FREE Enmeshed (EIS) Hunt prize – Mabelie

Pose: [SSP] American Flag Hold Pose & Prop 25L on MP

2nd outfit

Dress: FREE !SOUL  mesh burgundy sexy dress FREE with sl frees & offers group tag (SLF&O), group is free to join

Skin: 7 Deadly Sk[i]ns FREE Enmeshed (EIS) Hunt prize – Mabelie

Rocket: 1L Rocket found on MP

3rd Picture

Skin: 7 Deadly Sk[i]ns FREE SLF&O GG, group is FREE to join

Nails: A:S:S – nail appliers – FREE naturals (for slink & belleza)

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No more yielding than a dream

Happy Friday FabFree Folks! And it’s a  happy Friday indeed with the huge Midsummer Night’s Dream Hunt in full swing!

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This really is a huge Hunt: one hundred and four stops! The stops are organized into six paths, each named for a character in the play. So I know you can find something you love. I found so many things I had trouble picking what I wanted to show. I know, I know… such a problem to have…

This is the hunt prize for Bad Revenge. You get the lovely asymmetrical dress, the flowers for your waist and the flower crown. The build is spot on and moves beautifully. Bad Revenge is definitely a shop I will be returning to with this example of their work. My earrings are also a Hunt prize today. These are the ‘Wishing Star’ earrings from The Kandi Store. You also get a matching nose ring in the prize.

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The 1L per prize Midsummer Night’s Dream Hunt runs until July 21 but with one hundred and four stops… y’all better get going!

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Skin Lumae – Alaska Mulled Wine
EyesIkon – Hope Eyes in Field and Passion
Hands + Feet + Nails Slink V. 2.0 mesh Casual Hands + Mid feet + Basic nail HUD
Hair [RA] Hair – Jane V2
Ears – Aitui – Traveller Plug Gacha ears (50L per play Gacha in main store)
WingsSweet Lies – we saw them here first

DressBad Revenge – MND Hunt Dress – (1L prize for the Midsummer Night’s Dream Hunt)

EarringsThe Kandi Store – Wishing Star – (1L prize for Midsummer Night’s Dream Hunt)

 

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What’s New Pussycat?

Hello FabFree Folks! If you haven’t already guessed: I love cats! So when I saw there was a Cats! Hunt, I knew I was going Hunting!

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First up, this is the “Cats Hunt”  dress from Get Frocked. I love the little black cats on the skirt and the back has a really unusual open design. It goes perfectly… or should I say ‘purrrrr fectly’ with my new tattoo from French Vintage Couture.  The “Cats” tattoo comes with two thigh sets of paw prints, one set for the spine and even a set for your face.  My necklace continues the paw print theme and adds a little heart to it. This is the ‘Paw” necklace from Miss Jewel.

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Now, I know we normally don’t blog things like tip jars but when I saw that you can add your own photo and this being all about our feline friends… I had an opportunity to show off my real world fur babies.  This is the Curious Cats tip jar from Tipsters. It is a very nice build and I love that you can add your own photo to it. I’m going to keep it around as a super cute picture frame since it only takes up 3 land impact points.  And if you’re ‘curious’ … from left to right that’s Malachi, Boomer, Ivy and Cassie all sitting in the window saying ‘hi’ as I come home.

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The 1L Cats! Hunt runs until July 30th so have fun!

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Skin Lumae – Alaska Mulled Wine
EyesIkon – Hope Eyes in Field and Passion
Hands + Feet + Nails Slink V. 2.0 mesh Casual Hands + Mid feet + Basic nail HUD
Hair – Mina – Aranka
Ears – Aitui – Traveller Plug Gacha ears (50L per play Gacha in main store)
ShoesAlyce – Maryjane Pumps
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DressGet Frocked – Cats Hunt Dress – (1L prize for Cats! Hunt)

Necklace Miss jewel – Paw necklace –  (1L prize for Cats! Hunt)

TattooFrench Vintage Couture – (1L Prize for Cats! Hunt)

Tip JarTipsters – Curious Cats Tip Jar – (1L prize for Cats! Hunt)

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FabFree Designer of the Day – 7/01/2015 – Ashmoot

FabFree Designer of the Day - Ashmoot

Ashmoot has a ton of great Group Gifts out now, many of which are for our guys, plus the Group is FREE to join.
Thank you to all the designers who take good care of our FabFree Males!

– http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Yucatan/101/102/22

**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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Cheering the Red,White, and Blue!

Hello FabFree Folks and welcome to July! Can you believe it’s half way through 2015? Anyway, as y’all know, I live here in the States in RL and we are coming quickly up on our big American holiday: Independence Day!

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For me and my family, the first week of July is one big party! Fireworks, cook out and block parties are everywhere! Mrs. B’s Designs is helping me celebrate this year with the super cute patriotic ‘Americana Sundress’. Isn’t this adorable!? I look like one of Captain America’s dancers in the first movie! You can pick up this sundress right now on the Marketplace or in the main store ( go to the store… there’s a ton of cute things to peruse) for just 50L. That’s 1L per State! But this special price is only until the 4th of July so hurry over.

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Skin Lumae – Alaska Mulled Wine
EyesIkon – Hope Eyes in Field and Passion
Hands + Nails Slink V. 2.0 mesh Casual Hands + Basic nail HUD
Hair – Olive – Snow Prince
Ears – Aitui – Traveller Plug Gacha ears (50L per play Gacha in main store)
ShoesAlyce – Maryjane Pumps
PoseVestige

DressMrs.B’s Designs – Americana Sundress – ( Limited time special for 50L)

LocationCalas Galadhon

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FabFree Designer of the Day – 6/30/2015 – Strive Designs

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Strive is a “new to me” designer and I’m thrilled to have discovered them. The Group is FREE to join and when you do you can pick up this lovely summer tank and scarf combo. There are also several other equally lovely gifts available in the main store.

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**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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