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Lit

Lit

Hello There Fab Free, I trust we are all staying safe at home as much as we can. Speaking of staying at home, the Second Life Stay at Home Club has been a bright spot in otherwise dark times. I’m thankful we can all socialize and spend time together in SL while we are being socially distant in RL. I’m equally excited to be able to share with you more amazing freebies thanks to the generosity of so many designers in Second Life. Today’s post features gifts from Normandy and Hilted.

Normandy

The striped jumpsuit I’m wearing is the free “Stay at Home” gift from Normandy. It fits like a glove. Dress it up, dress it down, wear it to the beach, workout, whatever, you’ll look amazing. It comes with a color change hud that lets you change the jumper’s main color, and the color of the straps/hem.

Sizes Included: Maitreya Lara, Slink Hourglass, Belleza Freya, Legacy

Normandy-Nite.Jumper - Stay at Home Club Gift

Hilted

Let’s get lit-up. The free “Stay at Home” gift from Hilted is this industrial style futuristic furniture sit with vibrant blue neon lighting. The set includes a chair, sofa, table, and tabletop décor. All the pieces are copy/mod, so you can rez multiples. I know my photo is dark, but I wanted to show how this furniture really glows. I feel like this could be part of so many cool settings. A million possibilities come to mind. Don’t miss out on this striking furniture set at Hilted.

HILTED - Xero Collection - Stay at Home Club Gift

Credits:

HairLamb – Lark
HeadCatwa Koura
SkinEssences – Susanne
Eyes BuzzeriCelestial Eyes – Hazel
JumperNormandy – Nite Jumper (Stripes) – Free Gift 
Tattoo Absence – Maritime Rose
FurnitureHilted – Xero Collection – Stay at Home Edition – Free Gift
BackdropFoxcity – Photo Booth – Lit
Pose by Foxcity
Photo taken at a private location.

 


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That Cabin Life

That Cabin Life

Hey Fab Free’rs! Thanks for being here. Did you know there’s a Toilet Roll Hunt happening at Dench Designs? There’s also two new freebies out at Trompe Loeil as part of the “Stay at Home” campaign. I’m super excited to tell you all about these awesome freebies, so keep reading!

Dench Designs

Toilet paper is a hot topic right now, for a number of reasons that no one wants to discuss here. However, to help lighten the mood and give us all a little something to do Dench Designs put together a free Toilet Roll Hunt. There are 10 toilet paper rolls hidden throughout the store. Each roll is free and contains a furniture or décor gift. Once you’ve teleported to Dench Designs, click the TP Hunt sign for a notecard with hints to the location of all 10 TP rolls. Have fun, and happy hunting!

Trompe Loeil

I’m sure by now you’ve seen the “Stay at Home” gifts popping up all over the grid. Trompe Loeil has continued their participation and has two new gifts out for free in honor of staying at home. This week the free gifts at Trompe Loeil are a highly detailed A-frame cabin and a set of camp chairs with PG poses. All you need to do to pick up these awesomely generous gifts is head over to Trompe Loeil and purchase them for zero linden.

Credits

CabinTrompe Loeil – Delaney A-Frame Cabin – Free Gift 
Bike – *Dench Designs* Decor Bicycle – Free TP Hunt Prize
Camp ChairsTrompe Loeil – Delaney Camp Couch & Chair PG – Free Gift
Campfire – *Dench Designs* 4 Prim Campfire – Free TP Hunt Prize
Chicken Coop – *Dench Designs* Animated Chicken Coop – Free TP Hunt Prize
Outhouse – *Dench Designs* Outside Dunny – Free TP Hunt Prize
Trees – 3D Trees – Young Birch Group – 70L on the Marketplace
GrassRoawenwood – (RW) Green Grass Mesh
Flowered GrassLunaria – Fluffy Grass
Photo taken at a private location.


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Cheesecake Radio

Cheesecake Radio

Music makes everything better, even cheesecake. 

Hello hello Fab Free, and thank you for being here. Have you checked out the Fab Free Group Gift listing lately? There are so many recent gifts, if it’s been a minute since you checked it out it might be time to give it a look. I picked up this comfy colorful tunic at Northern Sky Creations for free with my Fab Free group tag. Casual look handled, today feels like a lazy indulgent sort of day. The kind of day that requires cheesecake. Andika has this almost too pretty to eat cheesecake as their most recent group gift. I’ll tell you all about each of these free gifts, and list full credits at the end while I listen to some music.

Northern Sky Creations 

This loose flowy tunic is a free gift at Northern Sky Creations for all Fabulously Free in SL group members. As I am sure you know, the Fab Free group is free to join. This colorful top comes in several sizes and has an alpha layer to make it suitable for non-mesh avatars, and we love that.

Sizes Included: Fitmesh (s-L) + Alpha Layer, Fitmesh Maitreya Lara, Fitmesh Belleza (Venus, Freya), Fitmesh Voluptuous, Fitmesh Tonic (Curvy, Fine), Fitmesh Slink (Hourglass, Physique)

Andika

Cheesecake has to be my favorite of all the sweet things. Andika has this beautiful, deliciously detailed NY Cheesecake Dispenser Set as a free group gift. The Andika group is also free to join at this time. This set comes with 2 plated cheesecake dispensers, a decorative cake, and a set of decorative plates for a mouth-watering table setting. The dispensers give out a held plate with a slice of cheesecake, and an animated fork. I’ve added the ad for this set below so you can see the additional pieces of this gift that are not included in my photo.

andika Group Gift:Ny CheeseCake Dispenser Set]

Here are those Credits:

HairSpellbound – Sunday
HeadCatwa Koura
SkinEssences – Petra
TopNorthern Sky Creations – Arrow Tunic – Free Fab Free Group Gift/Fab Free Group is Free to Join 
Tattoo – Absence – Maritime Rose Marketplace
Shorts Compact Shorts – 10L on the Marketplace
CheesecakeAndika – NY Cheesecake Dispenser Set – Free Group Gift/Group is Free to Join
PoseSignature Poses
Photo taken at Backdrop City


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Blueberries and Cactus

Garden Projects

Hello hello Fab Free! I’ve got some goodies from Blueberry (including store credit!), some cute denim applier shorts by Nerdosaurus, and a Le Poppycock freebie by way of the Pose Fair to share with you today. As always, but especially now, I hope everyone is taking good care of themselves and doing well despite all the unpleasantness out in the world. That said, hopefully these free and inexpensive finds make you smile. You know how this works from here, keep reading for details, and peep full credits at the end.

P.S. I even put a few extras in the credits! Have fun Fab Free! 

Blueberry

It’s a good time to be part of the Blueberry in-world group if you’re not already. Caroline gave me the heads up that just a day or two ago they sent out a group gift via notices that is a complete Mega Pack. There’s also a 350 linden store credit available to group members also in a notice sent out today! You guys, that makes the 20 linden join fee worth it worth it worth it!!

The generous Mega Pack gift from Blueberry includes the puffer jacket, and dress with lots of options. Along with several sizes, the jacket and dress can be worn together or separately. If you want to wear both together, wear the jacket in your size and use the detailed customization hud to show the dress. From there you can pick from tons of color options for the dress, jacket, and metal parts. Additionally, there is an option to hide or show panties with a lace option for those as well as the color choices. Reminder, the Blueberry group has a one time join fee of 20 linden. Don’t forget to check the notices!

Sizes Included: Legacy, Slink (Hourglass, Physique), Maitreya Lara, Belleza (Isis, Freya, Venus)

Nerdosaurus 

I personally chose to wear the group gift dress from Blueberry as a shirt and put on a cute pair of denim shorts by Nerdosarus.  I found them for just 10 linden on the Marketplace. For that price especially, these shorts are a steal! The shorts come in 5 denim shades, each in an Omega applier as well as classic system layers.

Le Poppycock

The Pose Fair is a must-go-to shopping stop. There are so many free gifts I can’t even tell you how many, and there are poses for everyone. The Pose Fair group is also free to join, just wear the group tag and click the gift boxes to get your free gift. These cute little cacti are part of the Pose Fair gift by Le Poppycock. This gift includes the cacti and a single bento hold pose.

Here are those Credits:

HairTRUTH Eternity – Fatpack *Past VIP Gift Originally Shown Here
HeadCatwa Koura
Eye Makeup[POUT!] POP! liners – Appliers & BOM – Free Group Gift/Group is Free to Join *Originally Shown Here
Lashes & Hearts[POUT!] Crystal heart lashes – Free Group Gift/Group is Free to Join *Originally Shown Here
SkinEssences – Petra
EyesBuzzeriCelestial Eyes – Hazel
NecklaceDeliciae – Sending My Heart Necklace
Dermal Piercings – .ARISE. Double Dermal / Purple
Tattoo – Absence – Maritime Rose – Marketplace
Jacket & Dress/TopBlueberry – Puffer Set – Mega Pack – Free Group Gift/Group is 20L to Join *In Group Notices 
Shorts – Nerdosaurus – Compact Shorts – 10L on the Marketplace
Cacti & Pose – Le Poppycock *Fancactus* – Free Event Gift/Event Group is Free to Join – @Pose Fair
**Store Credit! – 350L Blueberry Store Credit – Free Group Gift/Group is 20L to Join *In Group Notices 
Photo taken at Otter Lake


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Through Anything

Through Anything

No matter what, my guy and I can make it through anything. Through thick and through thin, through the crashing of planes, the exploding of bombs, a new world regime! Anything at all could happen, and we’d come out on top, and look awesome while doing so. Okay, I admit that was a bit dramatic, but thanks to Second Life we can live through our stories. Thanks to Contraption, DRD, and Birth, we can look the part too!

I do love it when Blue and I find unique, whimsical, and otherwise outside the ordinary items inexpensively or better yet for free in Second Life.  Keep reading for info about each of these fantastic group gifts, and peep the full list of credits and links at the end. Then you can go on your own adventures.

Contraption

The foundation of my look for this post, and Blue’s, is this amazing jacket by Contraption. Not only is it highly detailed, it comes sized to fit both male and female avatars. It also includes a hud that allows you to change the metallic embellishments to gold or silver. This special edition version of the “Atreus Waistcoat” is free to all Le’Homme group members for the month of February. The Le’Homme Magazine group is free to join. You’ll find this cool gift waiting for you at Contraption behind the desk.

Sizes Included: Belleza Jake, Signature Gianni, Slink Physique Male, Slink Hourglass, Maitreya Lara (+Flat Chest Size), Belleza Freya

L'HOMME FEB 2020 GROUP GIFT: Atreus Waistcoat *MACHINA* edition

DRD

Death Row Designs aka DRD recently put out this cool as hell unisex cap as a free group gift. I love all the individual patches that add the detail of this hat. It comes in black, and navy blue. It’s able to be resized, and can be worn by male and female avatars. To get yours, you’ll need to join the free-to-join Death Row Designs group and click the gift vendor while wearing your group tag.

Security Officer Cap - groupgift

Birth

Finally, the detailed mandala-like design shaved into the back of Blue’s head just so happens to be a current Mens Stuff Hunt gift available at Birth. The Mens Stuff Hunt is a free hunt that runs until February 29th. This unique unisex hair base prize at Birth comes in 3 styles, each able to be tinted.

Appliers Included: Catwa, Omega

Hunt HintA particularly kinky blush. 

-Birth- 'Henna' Catwa and Omega Hairbase Advert @ Mainstore

Here are the credits, as promised!

What Pru is Wearing:

  • HairDoux – Evangeline
    HeadCatwa Koura
    HatDeath Row Designs – DRD – GG – Security Officer Cap – Free Group Gift/Group is Free to Join
    SkinYS&YS – Kitty
    GlassesMIDNA – Giseli Glasses
    Jacket[ContraptioN] Atreus Waistcoat *MACHINA* – Free Le’Homme Group Gift/Group is Free to Join
    SkirtSexy Princess – Harlyn Mini Skirt

What Blue is Wearing:

  • HairSpeakeasy – Ian 
    HairbaseBirth – Henna – Free Mens Stuff Hunt Prize
    HeadCatwa Dude
    SkinStray Dog – Erwin Buttermilk Tone 04
    Jacket[ContraptioN] Atreus Waistcoat *MACHINA* – Free Le’Homme Group Gift/Group is Free to Join
    PantsKIB Designs – L”Homme Pants – Past Le’Homme Group Gift

Pose w/Cigarette – Amitie – Smoke 04
Photo taken at Bartertown


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Fabulous Finds 02/21/20 Edition

Group Gift

Free Group Gift/Group is Free to Join @ Badwolf

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The Keys to My Hearts

Keys to My Hearts

Happy Valentine’s Day Fab Free! Can you believe all the freebies, cheapies, and sales available around the grid right now? It’s a bit overwhelming, but in a good way. For my post today I’ve got 2 great group gifts, one from Safira, and the other from Cae. I bet you can guess which one is which! Keep reading and I’ll tell you all about each of these lovely group gifts. Full credits will be listed at the end as always.

Safira 

This cute cropped top with it’s pink bustier is too cute for words. I like the denim look to the bustier and the hand-drawn look to the hearts. It is the latest group gift at Safira. The top comes in a handful of sizes in the color shown. To get yours (and take advantage of the wall of group gifts) you’ll need to join the Safira group which has a join fee of 50 linden.

Sizes Included: Maitreya Lara, Legacy, Belleza (Isis, Freya)

Cae

Cae also has a new group gift out that is perfect for Valentine’s Day, but suitable for any time of year. The beautiful earring and necklace set I have on is free to all Cae group members. The gift includes a color change hud that lets you pick from several presets for the metals, and the gemstones. The jewelry is also able to be sized via touch menu. The Cae group is free to join at this time and there are other group gifts available as well.

Here are the Details:

  • Hair – TRUTH – Caralisa
    Head – Catwa Koura
    Skin – YS&YS – Kitty
    Jewelry – Cae :: Key :: Collection – Free Group Gift/Group is Free to Join
    Tattoo – Carol G – Gothic Tattoo
    Top – .Safira. Rowi Valentines GiftFree Group Gift/Group is 50L to Join

Pose by Foxcity
Backdrop by Foxcity
Photo Taken at Backdrop City


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Sweeter Than Sweet

Sweeter Than Sweet

Alright, I’ll admit it, I’m almost as big a sucker for sweets as I am for freebies, which makes this time of year particularly dangerous. Hi there Fab Free’rs, I’m sure you’ve noticed the influx of more or less Valentine’s Day themed goodies to be had around the grid. I’ve been sneaking some pre-Valentine’s Day chocolates while wearing the latest group gift from Boubouki and the gorgeous Saturday Sale offer from Cae. Keep reading and I’ll give you more details about each of these finds, and the credits will be listed at the end as always.

Cae

I’m starting with the Saturday Sale item at Cae because it’s of course a limited time offer. This gorgeous “Ayana” jewelry set is just 75 linden. The vendor will also allow you to send this necklace and earrings set as a gift. The earrings and necklace are both able to be sized via touch menu and there is a color change hud. The hud lets you pick from several beautiful presets for the gemstones as well as the metal parts of the jewelry.

Boubouki

As I mentioned above, my pretty red crop top is a free group gift at Boubouki. At this time the Boubouki group is free to join and there are 2 group gifts available. This red top has some pretty red detailing at the bottom hem, which I completely failed to show in my photo (sorry!) and comes in several sizes. To get yours you’ll need to go to Boubouki and join the free-to-join group, then pay the gift vendor 1 linden, you’ll be instantly refunded 1 linden, and your gift will be delivered to you.

Sizes Included: Slink (Hourglass, Physique), Belleza (Venus, Isis), Maitreya Lara

BBK Love Top - Group Gift February

Here are the Credits:

Hair – Lamb. Gem – Variety Pack
Head – Catwa Koura
Hair Base – Just Magnetized – Basic Hairbase 10
Skin – YS&YS – Kitty
Eyes – BuzzeriCelestial Eyes – Hazel
Eye Makeup – alaskametro“Times Square” glitter eyeshadow 
Lipstick – alaskametro❤ “Crimson” lipstick palette *10L Retirement Sale
Jewelry Set – Cae :: Ayana :: Collection – 75L for Saturday Sale
Top – BoubouKi – BBK: Love Top – Free Group gift/Group is Free to Join
Tattoo – Carol G – Gothic
Pose w/Prop – Hazeel Poses – Sweeter Than Sweet

Photo taken at Backdrop City


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Healthy Life

Healthy Life

Hey there Fab Free’rs, happy Friday! In my experience I feel at my best when I take the time for some self-care. Tentacio wants us to be the best version of our Second Life selves with their “Healthy Life” décor set. While you’re at it, you can look the part with this cropped camo top by Chic Moda. The set from Tentacio, and the top from Chic Moda are Lucky Letter board prizes. Keep reading for more details on both lucky finds, or check the list of credits at the end of the post.

Tentacio

There are multiple lucky letter boards at Tentacio with cool prizes like this “Healthy Life” set. The best part, there’s no group required to participate. This set includes grouped “healthy” food and lifestyle décor as well as a hold-able version of the berries and the pink water bottle. All you need to do to get your copy of this free set is head over to Tentacio and slap the board when your letter pops up.

Chic Moda 

Chic Moda has 3 lucky letter boards, and one of them has this cute little cropped top. It comes in the camo pattern shown with the word “Fierce” in script across the front. That’s a label I am completely on board with! The Chic Moda group is required for the lucky boards, and there is a one time join fee of 50 linden.

Sizes Included: Slink Hourglass, Maitreya Lara

Here are the Credits:

Hair – Lamb. Wake Up – Ombre Pack
Head – Catwa Koura
Skin – YS&YS – Kitty
Shirt – ChicModa // Sadystika Crop Top // CAMO FIERCE – Group Lucky Board Prize/Group is 50L to Join
Tattoo – Carol G – Gothic Tattoo
Food & Décor – *Tentacio* Healthy life – Free Lucky Board Prize (No Group Needed) 
Pose by Foxcity
Photo taken at a private location.

 


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Purely Romantic

Purely Romantic

Everyone needs a little romance once in a while, even in their wardrobe. Hi Fab Free! Thanks for being here. I am excited to share with you this sweetly romantic gift top from Mangula, and a pretty floral manicure set from Beautiful Hustler. Keep reading for the details, credits are listed at the bottom as always.

Mangula

Mangula has several free gifts, the only catch? You need to be a member of their subscriber group. I picked up a fat pack of the Nina Blouse for free. It comes in quite a few colors, and each color pack has multiple sizes. I love the undeniably romantic look to this bare shoulder copped top.  Once you’re at Mangula, be sure to click their subscriber to join (it is free and does not use a group slot) then click the gift vendor and once your subscriber status is verified, your free gift will be delivered.

Sizes Included: Maitreya Lara, Belleza Freya, Tonic Curvy, Slink Hourglass

Beautiful Hustler

A romantic look just wouldn’t be complete without a pretty manicure. I picked up this bento floral manicure set by Beautiful Hustler on the Marketplace for just 1 linden. I really should have snapped a closer photo so you can see the nice detail on these stiletto nails. It comes in 3 pretty floral patterns with nails to fit Maitreya or Slink bento hands.

Here are the credits:

HairLamb. Baddie – Black Pack
HeadCatwa Koura
SkinYS&YS – Kitty
JewelryCae :: Carys :: Collection – Currently @Uber
TattooCarol G – Gothic Tattoo
TopMangula Nina Blouse Fatpack – Free Gift *Must Join Subscriber before Redeeming 
Manicure – Beautiful Hustler – [bh] 414 gift ❤ – 1L on the Marketplace
Pose w/Prop.::Hazeel::.  Affectionate~Bento Pose
*Photo taken at Backdrop City