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!gO! Get your Easter Dress!

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!gO! get your Easter Dress!

!gO! has out an Easter Dress as their newest group gift! I got the notice just today and couldn’t wait to go get the dress, especially when I saw the polka dots. Growing up, my favorite Easter Dress was a polka dot dress my mother made for me by hand, sewing it months in advance of the holiday with loving care. I wore that dress out even before I outgrew it, and this dress by !gO! brought back those fond memories.

To pick up the dress you’ll need to be a member of the !gO! group. It has a one-time join fee of 50L, but there are regular gifts to make it worth joining. And this pretty dress is worth the fee alone.

Available Dress Sizes:

  • Maitreya
  • Slink Hourglass & Physique
  • Belleza Freya, Isis, & Venus

Lumae Catwa Lips

Ostara’s Alter

I also stopped by Ostara’s Alter. The event ends April 3rd, so if you want any of the 5L hunt items (there are eggs with gifts hidden around the sim) you’ll need to hurry. I picked up the 5L gift item from Lumae and discovered a lovely Catwa lips makeup set. I included a picture of the hud above so you can see the lip palette. You might remember that Aline blogged a cute dress from the event in her post [here].

Enjoy your weekend, Fabulous Readers!

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Astrid (Portia Swords) is wearing…

Body – Maitreya – Lara V4.1
Head – Catwa Head – Tumble
Head Applier – Glam Affair – Marta Applier in Asia
Eyes – IKON Hope Eyes – Wight
Hair – Entwined – Daisy
Lipstick – Lumae – Catwa Lips Ostara Hunt (5L for Ostara’s Alter Hunt)
Dress – !gO! – Marzia Bow Dress (Free Group Gift/Group is 50L to Join)
Shoes – Empire – Acacia

Sim Location – Cece’s Secret

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A Day Out

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Kat showed us two beautiful FabFree gifts that you can get at the YM shop if you stop by in her posts [here] and [here] so I stopped by this week to take a look myself and was thrilled at the selection of group gifts the shop had lined up on the wall! I picked up a dress for myself while I was there.

Fit for a day out.

This dress I’m wearing by YM Shop is fit for a day out (or a date) and comes in all the sizes you need. The back is as lovely as the front, with contrasting straps in a bronze color that crisscross your back (I wish now I had gotten a picture of the back of this dress to show it off)! And it’s free with your free group join to the YM shop group!

Dress sizes available:

  • Classic XXS – L
  • Maitreya
  • Slink Original & Hourglass

Hair too!

I also stopped by Volthair where I picked up my new free hairstyle! This group is also free to join and you get the current group gift which is my long pretty hairstyle in the picture above. It includes a texture change hud with natural haircolors as well as one pastel color (lavender). It’s a beautiful all around style for casual wear or even for formal wear and for the price of free, you can’t beat it!

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Astrid (Portia Swords) is wearing…

Body – Maitreya – Lara V4.1
Head – Catwa Head – Tumble
Head Applier – Glam Affair – Alba Applier
Eyes – IKON Hope Eyes – Wight
Hair – Volthair – Sophia (Free Group Gift/Group is Free to Join)
Necklace – Plastik – Everilda Jewelry Goran
Dress – YM Shop – Serenay Dress (Free Group Gift/Group is Free to Join)
Shoes – Eudora – 3D Reverie Wedges

Sim Location – Storybrook Gardens

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New-to-me!

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I remember once watching a film called “The Red Balloon.” In it, a child’s best friend was a little red balloon that seemed to have human like qualities. It was an artsy film that left quite an impression on me, and when I found this bike floating upward with balloons attached, I knew I had to take a picture…

But onward to the freebies. I have a few special ones for you today as two of them are from a new-to-me store.

New-to-me

I happened upon Sinfully Sweet and discovered that you can join the group at the store fore free and that will give you access to the Midnight Madness board and three lucky letter boards. I snagged my cute top on the Midnight Madness board, and when my letter came up, snagged the shorts.

Plenty of options… the shirt came in a variety of mesh body sizes and included a hud with multiple texture change options. The shorts came in several types of applier layers. Both were completely free with my free to join store group tag.

Here’s the catch… the Midnight Madness board at Sinfully Sweet seems to change out with a new prize daily, so you won’t find this shirt there today (or tomorrow either) but there will be a new prize each day! That’s kind of nice actually! Also, the lucky letter boards rotate as the letters change with different prizes as well. So as the letters change, different prizes will pop up on the three boards also.

New Hair too

I love stopping by KoKoLoReS each month to pick up the monthly group gift. I missed showing off January’s lovely group gift (but it was there I promise you!) but I didn’t want to miss showing you February’s, which just came out! It’s this cute ponytail braid with the loops at the end, and includes a color change hud of natural colors. It’s rigged mesh and pretty as can be. The group costs 250L to join, but remember, you’ll be getting a gift every single month to make up for that one-time fee!

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Astrid (Portia Swords) is wearing…

Body – Maitreya – Lara V4.1
Head – Catwa Head – Tumble
Head Applier – Glam Affair – Alba Applier
Eyes – IKON Hope Eyes – Wight
Hair – KoKoLoReS – Corinna VIP Feb2018 (Free Group Gift/Group is 250 to Join)
Shirt – Sinfully Sweet – Britney Top (Free Midnight Madness Board/Group Required/Group is Free to Join)
Shorts – Sinfully Sweet – Black Denim Shorts (Free Lucky Letter Board/Group Required/Group is Free to Join)
Shoes – NX-Nardcotix – Odette Ballerina Flats in Pink

Sim Location – Storybrook Gardens

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Never too late for <3’s

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Never too late for <3’s

I don’t think hearts are ever out of season! Love shouldn’t be just one day of the year after all! But if you want to say that this outfit is a Happy Belated Valentine’s Day gift, that is okay too. Either way, I love this fanciful outfit!

I picked up my pretty red dress with the hearts on it from Ison. It is a Valentine’s gift so I’m not sure how long it will be out, so don’t wait! Hurry and pick this one up. It’s free and no group is required, just buy it for 0L when you go inside the store.

Dress Sizes Included:

  • Maitreya
  • Hourglass
  • Physique
  • Freya

<3’s in My Hair Too!

I even have fancifully heart-ed hair too! Another store that has set out a no-group-required free Valentine’s gift is Exile. Again, since this is a holiday exclusive gift, I’m not sure how long it will be out… so hurry! You won’t need a group, just buy it for 0L. This pretty bun with the side tendrils has hearts in the hair.

There are two separate huds that accompany the hair. You get a hud to change the color of the hearts (I kept them a traditional red) and you get a hud to change the color of the hair to various dip dye colors. It’s such a pretty style and for free!

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Astrid (Portia Swords) is wearing…

Body – Maitreya – Lara V4.1
Head – Catwa Head – Tumble
Head Applier – Glam Affair – Milu Bad Girl Polar
Eyes – IKON Hope Eyes – Wight
Hair – Exile – Heart to Heart (0L no group needed)
Jewelry – Tabou – Valentine Necklace (Free Group Gift/Group is 20L to Join)
Dress – Ison – Bella Dress Valentine Gift (0L no group needed)
Shoes – Empire – Bellis

Sim Location – Isle of View

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Red Hot Hearts

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Red Hot

Valentine’s Day is over, but it’s never too late to be … red hot. And this hot (FREE!) subscriber gift of red stockings with a little trail of heart on the legs from House of Ruby is proof of that. It’s also unisex (yes that’s right, guys you can be red hot in this gift too!). Of course, like most things from House of Ruby, these stockings are daring. To even show them to you I had to don a pair of… ahem… undies. These stockings come crotch-less for the more risque people in your lives… *wink wink* . These come in a universal Omega applier hud for all your applying needs.

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A Touch of Class

I had to top of my otherwise risky outfit with a touch of class, so I stopped by Tabou for some “softer” hearts. Their most recent group gift is a pretty heart necklace with a texture change hud. It includes three metals and three different textures (plain, or two word choices: “Love Sucks” or “Stupid Cupid”). Above I am wearing it in black with a gold metal finish. You can get this necklace just by wearing your Tabou group tag, which you can get for only a tiny 20L fee. There are also several past nice gifts to be picked up while you are there, so the 20L fee won’t be painful at all!

Happy freebie shopping!

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Astrid (Portia Swords) is wearing…

Body – Maitreya – Lara V4.1
Head – Catwa Head – Tumble
Head Applier – Glam Affair – Alba Applier
Eyes – IKON Hope Eyes – Wight
Hair – elikatira – Dylan
Jewelry – Tabou – Valentine Necklace (Free Group Gift/Group is 20L to Join)
Bra & Panties – Maitreya
Stockings – House of Ruby – Love Me Leggins Unisex in Ruby (Free Subscriber Gift)
Shoes – Empire – Bellis

Sim Location – Private

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New City

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“There’s something about arriving in new cities, wandering empty streets with no destination. I will never lose the love for the arriving, but I’m born to leave.”
― Charlotte Eriksson

My friend and I went sim exploring and ended up at Tralala’s Diner. It’s this little city street with vendors and it’s raining hard and there is this urban “crunch” about it. It made me think of this quote about how I like to wander new places… but I never really intend to stay in them. I’m always bound to go home. That’s just who I am.

An outfit for the city…

I found a new outfit, perfect for visiting city streets at Barbed Wire Kisses, courtesy of the Cupid’s Conspiracy Hunt. All the gifts in this hunt are free so I picked this one up for 0L. You get the top and the skirt (you can wear them separately) in several mesh sizes to suit your needs. I like the details of the rivets and the buckles that I think make this outfit super sexy.

Dress mesh size compatibility:

  • Maitreya – Lara
  • Slink – Hourglass & Physique
  • Belleza – Freya, Isis, & Venus

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Astrid (Portia Swords) is wearing…

Body – Maitreya – Lara V4.1
Head – Catwa Head – Tumble
Head Applier – Glam Affair – Alba Applier
Eyes – IKON Hope Eyes – Wight
Hair – DeLa – Charlotte
Necklace – Goth1c0 – Gothic Elegant Necklace
Dress – Barbed Wire Kisses – CC Pyroa Outfit (Free/0L for the Cupid’s Conspiracy Hunt)
Stockings – AviCandy – Lace Back Seam (Classic Collection)

Sim Location – Tralala’s Diner

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Fit for a princess!

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Aline has already shown you some great free gifts from the Gacha Garden {here} and {here} but when FabFree reader Victoria sent me a special tip that I could put together a roleplay outfit with two gifts from the event, I knew I had to blog them for you! All you’ll need is the Gimme Gacha group (the group is free to join) and then stop by the respective vendors to nab your gifts and this pretty fantasy look fit for a princess is yours!

Hair please!

This fabulous fantasy hair is free courtesy of Analog Dog at the Gacha Garden event and includes twisted braids in the front and back for a fanciful look. You’ll get a full range of colors with a color change hud and a tinting wheel that will allow you to make the hair almost any color your heart desires. This is fitted mesh and should work with just about any head you might have. It’s a generous gift indeed!

A dress fit for a princess!

Broken Style is also giving a generous gift at the Gacha Garden in the form of their Ursula gown. It includes a tiara as well, making it fit for a princess. It comes in all the standard mesh sizes and includes an alpha in case you need it. You’ll also get a color change hud allowing you to choose between three colors (I’ve included a picture of the hud at the bottom of this post so you can see). Pick this gift up free with your Gimme Gacha tag as well!

Vendor Artwork/Hud NOT my artwork!

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Astrid (Portia Swords) is wearing…

Body – Maitreya – Lara V4.1
Head – Catwa Head – Tumble
Head Applier – Glam Affair – Pia Applier
Eyes – IKON Hope Eyes – Coffee
Hair – Analog Dog – BREON Gift (Free Gacha Garden Group Gift/Group is Free to Join)
Dress & Tiara – Broken Style – Ursula (Free Gacha Garden Group Gift/Group is Free to Join)

Sim Location – Revenland Roleplay Sim

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XoXo

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I decided to stay in bed today. I think I’ll just curl up with the remote and watch cartoons and drink hot cocoa and forget about the world for a while. A couple of days ago I went out with my hunt buddy and we found some pretty things that I thought I’d share with you and they seemed fitting for a day snuggled between the sheets.

XOXO

My sweet kisses shirt is by Sin Original and is part of the Dirty Little Secrets Hunt. You can get it for just 1L and it features kisses on it as well as X’s and O’s on the design. It comes in several sizes to fit your mesh body needs.

Shirt sizes available:

  • TMP
  • eBody
  • Maitreya
  • Tonic – Fine & Curvy
  • Belleza – Freya, Isis, & Venus

A little silver

I also picked up a sweet circle pendant as part of the Dirty Little Secrets Hunt at Florian. This too was just 1L and is yours for a little hunting time to find the little black bag. It is pretty, delicate, and adjustable, and would fit with most outfits, rather casual or dressy. I loved the detailing on this pretty bauble!

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Astrid (Portia Swords) is wearing…

Body – Maitreya – Lara V4.1
Head – Catwa Head – Tumble
Head Applier – Glam Affair – Pia Applier
Eyes – IKON Hope Eyes – Coffee
Hair – elikatira – Lena
Necklace – Florian – Vesper’s Lucky Knot (1L for the Dirty Little Secrets Hunt)
Bra & Panties – Maitreya – Lara Bra and Panties
Shirt – Sin Originals – Issues (1L for the Dirty Little Secrets Hunt)

Sim Location – Private

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Lady Luck

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I’ve always wanted to head to Vegas and try my luck at the slots, not that it would be good for my wallet I’m sure! But I went out and got lucky on the Dirty Little Secrets Hunt with my hunt buddy and came up with a few hunt items and then headed to Pandora Resort for some sun and fun and that was almost as good 😉

Lucky Lady

This Lucky Lady tank top by Sassitude made me think of the Vegas Strip and all its lights and glamour. And that’s what got me dreamy about hitting it big at the casinos! Especially with the shirts logo and dice and the words on it! Either way, for only a little hunting time and 1L, you’re sure to hit it big with this shirt in your inventory! It’s a nice little addition as part of the Dirty Little Secrets Hunt!

Shirt Sizes Available:

  • Fitmesh XS – XL
  • TMP
  • Ocacin V1 & V2
  • Tonic Fine & Curvy
  • eBody
  • Maitreya
  • Slink Physique
  • Belleza Freya, Isis & Venus

Top it off.

Every girl needs a hat or two in her inventory (and every guy for that matter as well). I picked up my hat from Tiar, also as part of the Dirty Little Secrets Hunt and only cost me 1 tiny linden. The hat is supposed to be the men’s gift inside the store (there was a nice ladies gift too), but I found the men’s hat to be nicely unisex and easily resizable to fit over my hair with just a tiny bit of editing. I thought it went well with my “Vegas look”. What do you think?

Happy high rolling and see you in Vegas! Even if only in Second Life!

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Astrid (Portia Swords) is wearing…

Body – Maitreya – Lara V4.1
Head – Catwa Head – Tumble
Head Applier – Glam Affair – Pia Applier
Eyes – IKON Hope Eyes – Coffee
Hair – elikatira – Youth
Hat – Tiar – Sin City Hat (1L for the Dirty Little Secrets Hunt)
Shirt – Sassitude – Lady Luck Shirt (1L for the Dirty Little Secrets Hunt)
Pants – JellyRoll – Weekender Jeans
Shoes – JellyRoll – Betty Peeptoes

Sim Location – Pandora Resort

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It’s beach weather somewhere!

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It’s beach weather somewhere right? And there are always beaches you can visit in Second Life when winter is getting you down! Thanks to a FabFree reader tip from Crimson, now you can have 12 free swimsuits to take to the beach with you! Read on to find out how!

If you go to Scandalize, you already know that joining the group for 100L will score you some great gifts like Aline showed you {here} and Love showed you {here}. In fact there’s a huge wall of group gifts to be had for that one small fee…

… but right now there is also an in-store Watermelon Hunt going on, no group required! It’s totally free! There are 12 little watermelons hidden around Scandalize and each one contains one of the swimsuits you see me wearing above, each watermelon is just holding one in a different color. You find the Watermelon and buy it for 0L and the swimsuit is yours, free!

While I was there I picked up a suit in grey, white (shown), aqua, and a pretty black and white zebra print. Of course there were eight more out there that I didn’t find because I got lazy and stopped looking ;P

But a girl can never have too many swimsuits, seriously!

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Astrid (Portia Swords) is wearing…

Body – Maitreya – Lara V4.1
Head – Catwa Head – Tumble
Head Applier – Glam Affair – Pia Applier
Eyes – IKON Hope Eyes – Coffee
Hair – Wasabi Pills – Simone
Necklace – Plastik – Ursula Pendant
Swimsuit – Scandalize – Salvy Swimsuit White (Free in-store Watermelon Hunt/0L/No Group Needed) – find all 12 colors!

Sim Location – Baja Sands

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