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As The April Showers Give Way To Flower Power!

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I was a huge fan of Woodstock (I’m pretty sure he was on my first lunch box when I started kindergarten). My memories come flooding back when I think of those times. Of course, I was too young to enjoy the summer of love back then. Sure, I may have gone running off in a field, letting my diaper fall to the warm earth, and enjoying the feeling of a summer breeze embracing me, but I am also pretty sure I would have gotten spanked for it, too. Spanked very hard, the sixties didn’t reach my family home until around 1976. The good news is that for those of us who missed out on the groovy clothes and free love back then, Madcat Creations has designed an excellent prize for The Vintage Hunt. The Male Hippie Outfit is so brilliantly colored it actually looks like it is tie-dyed, as opposed to some similar items with multicolored fractal images on them. This outfit brought me instant faux flashbacks of dancing in the mud, grooving to the sounds of the Grateful Dead. Keep in mind one of the most popular club events in SL are Sixties-themed nights. This prize will come in very handy. The Vintage Hunt is not a free hunt, but the prizes are only 1L and if you look around Madcat Creations you might find the matching women’s version as well (they are boxed separately). My bracelet is a free group gift from one of the best Jewelry stores on SL: Earthstones. The Peace Friendship Bracelet goes great with this outfit, but be mindful that the group costs 250L to join. My campsite is a great hunt prize from Finishing Touches. Available for FREE on The Camping Trip Hunt , it comes with the table, chairs and a nice campfire with a pot of coffee warming. Truly a lovely hunt gift.

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From a full-fledged freak out of colors, we step away from the pallet to admire something entirely different. This white leather jacket with the integrated grey T-shirt from Wanted knocked me out when I saw it. Luckily for all of us, it has just been put on their Midnight Mania board! I was originally planning to pair it with a nice pair of black jeans, or maybe with a frosted texture, which I am sure would look fantastic. However, Apple May Designs had something even better to go with it for 1L in their Recolors Of Spring Hunt. These white pants look great with the jacket, and since they are unbuttoned at the very top, adding a belt to fill the space between the jacket and the pants as shown is a great idea. The Recolors Of Spring Hunt is scheduled to end today so hurry to pick up these pants. Seriously, RUN! As I was preparing this post, I realized this same men’s jacket in XS might please a female avatar who has an androgynous appearance, or is going for a tomboy look. Since it’s an MM board, we guys could sure use your help locking it anyway.

So, as April showers give way to the full bloom of flower power, and your travels on the grid take you to new, exotic locations, please take a moment to reflect on what a lovely, wonderful world we live in. Peace and love.—–WHC Riler

WHC is wearing & stuff…

Hoodie & Jeans – Madcat Creations Male Hippy Outfit  (Vintage Hunt Prize/1L) 
Bracelet – Earthstones Peace Friendship Bracelet (Group Gift/250L Group)
Camping Set – Finishing Touches Morning Coffee Camping Set (The Camping Trip Hunt Prize/FREE)

Necklace – [ Y ] Style – Tribal Turquoise Necklace Black Currently Unavailable Although 2 and 3 Strand Versions Are Available On Marketplace
Facial Hair – FE Style Facial Hair – 6ED
Hair – Birth Peace Hair (Raven)

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White Leather Jacket – Wanted Mariano Jacket (Midnight Mania Prize/Free Group)
Pants – Apple May Designs Shades Of Khaki- White (Recolors Of Spring Hunt Prize/1L) Hurry, the hunt ends today!

Necklace – Etham – Copper Cross (long) Currently Unavailable
Tattoo – Aitui – Love Is Blind
Belt – Wanted
Skin – Belleza Mathieu
Hair – Dura *Dura-Boy*59(Black)

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Glam-orous Gifts!

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I’ll just start with the fact that I cannot say enough good things about the latest group gifts from Glam Affair, Earthstones, and ZOZ.

Recently Glam Affair put out this gorgeous skin in two tones for free to all group members. I think I’m a little bit in love! I’m wearing the “Asia” tone, which is a tiny bit darker than the other tone included, both are lovely. In addition to Glam Affair‘s gift, on my pilgrimage of gift-getting, I picked up a beautiful bracelet from Earthstones.

I’ll be the first to admit I often neglect to include jewelry in my wardrobe, not because I don’t like it, but because I’m forgetful! The second I saw this candy cane bracelet from Earthstones, I had to have it. It’s dainty, and I really like the iridescent textures. Part of me wants to wear it with everything, matching or not!

Feeling pretty in my new skin, and my shiny new bangle, this beautiful holiday themed manicure from ZOZ is the proverbial icing on the cake. I really like this more delicate take on a holiday manicure, with the white reindeer silhouette and the classic french tips. This FREE gift is the type of manicure you could wear all winter and not just during the holidays. Also, the ZOZ Group is FREE to join until January 1! Please note that the manicure does require ZOZ mesh nails, though it does include a hud for Slink toenails.

Here are the details, Enjoy!

Hair – Maitreya Sasha – Bistre – (no longer available)

Skin – –Glam Affair – Amberly II – Asia – Blue Ice – Free Group Gift/Group is $30L to Join

Eyes – Buzzeri – [Buzz] Mysteria Eyes – Nebula

Hands – Slink AvEnhance Hands Female – Elegant 1

Nails – -{ZOZ}– Mesh Nails

Manicure – -{ZOZ}- Reindeer Natural White Polish Huds – FREE Group Gift/Group is FREE to Join until Jan 1

Bracelet – EarthStones Twisted Peppermint Stick Bracelet – Free Group Gift /Group is $250 to Join

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Peace & Love from Lottie Dottie

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Where has the day gone? It seems like this day has just flown by, at least for me! So I am going to make this short and sweet. While doing a little shopping earlier, I came across this adorable little dress from Osito. Today only you can pick up this fully mesh dress for just $50 lindens as part of the “Hello Tuesday” sales! This halter style dress has a sweet and comfy sundress feel to it. It’s just the sort of thing I’d wear when I wanted to look cute without much effort! To go with my pretty little dress, I picked up an amethyst necklace and matching earrings from EarthStones. These are current group gifts at EarthStones. The pieces are called “Peace & Love” and I really like how sweet and delicate they look. With my outfit together, I of course had to have the perfect manicure to go with it. Nail Me! Has just the thing, these “Lottie Dottie” nails are at a promotional price of just $50 lindens for a limited time. The nails come in a few color variations, and are just too cute to pass up. Head over to Nail Me! and get them while they are still at this awesome price!

Here are the Details, Enjoy!

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Skin – .::WoW Skins::. Vanessa – Past Gift (Originally Shown Here)

Earrings – EarthStones Peace & Love Earrings – FREE Group Gift / Group is $250 to Join

Necklace – EarthStones Peace & Love Necklace – FREE Group Gift / Group is $250 to Join

Dress – OSITO Necklace Dress Print Purple – $50L Hello Tuesday Item

Manicure  – Nail Me! Slink Fingernails – Lottie Dottie (toenail appliers also included) – $50L

Tattoo – Tenjin Thistle Goddess Tattoo

Hands – Slink AvEnhance Hands Female – Gesture & Casual

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Pink Striped Poses Galore!

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Another time sensitive post for you! It is that time at BehaviorBody again, another free Sunday gift. This time it is the BehaviorBody animated model poses set 3. This set includes 12 animated poses, which means, each pose is actually a combination of 2 or 3 poses in 1…that’s a heck of a lot of poses in total! The pictures I have taken are of what you see when you first turn the pose on, they all move into other poses after, but that would be a whole lot of pictures, and then this post would not be very quick :P Oh, and since they are animated, you could even think about putting some of them into your AO as stands. All that for free?? I know, I couldn’t believe it either.

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Before I go, I just wanted to give you a heads up about this gorgeous Pink and White striped dress I am wearing. The ::FAC:: Flora Dress [Pink Stripe] is available in a gatcha at our very own FabFree Headquarters for only L$50 a play! I am sure you are all trying to get into the Arcade right now, but there are great gatcha’s to play at FabFree Headquarters, and they will surely help ease that itchy gatcha finger.

Ok lovelies, that is it for me, I think I am about ready to go sit outside with a nice cool beverage and enjoy the last of my Sunday :) *waves* TTFN!


Poses – BehaviorBody – animated model poses set 3 (free for today only)

What is Calle wearing…

Dress – ::FAC:: Flora Dress [Pink Stripe] (L$50 gatcha @ FabFree Headquarters)

Shoes – Essenz – Geneva (White)

Necklace – EarthStones Floral Triplet Necklace – Fire Opal (Rez Day Gift) (free)

Ring – :*:CPD:*: Necromantic Sugar Skull Ring (Blacklight)

Skin – Lumae ~ Evie : 3 – Latte  / Bare {Mid Cleavage / Freckles / No Brows} 

Hair – >TRUTH<  Valeska – night

Eyes –  IKON Promise Eyes – Storm (ML)

Brows – Soiree – Sloane Brows #Ebony

Hands and Feet – SLink

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Sn@tch up a new outfit from the Free dove!

So, the other day I was searching for pretty freebies to blog, and a friend of mine pointed out that The Free dove has had a quite a few new things added recently, and a lot of it’s even mesh! I’d actually never been to The free dove, so naturally I had to check it out!

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I managed to snag quite a few cute new things while at The free dove, one of which is this lovely outfit from Sn@tch!

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The outfit includes a top, pants, prim cuffs, shoes, and even earrings!

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My bracelet is also a freebie from The free dove! This simple and elegant piece is from Earthstones, and comes in not only black, but also red! This has a built-in resizer, so it will easily fit just about any avatar! There are so many wonderful free things over at the free dove, for men and women! Definitely take the time to check it out, you’ll certainly find something you love.

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Skyler is wearing…

Skin – Lumae – Una – Cream – Perky Pink (previous lazy sunday item/no longer available)
Hair – Olive – The flutter hair – previous arcade item
Outfit – Sn@tch – Stella outfit for the free dove – $L0/Freebie
Bracelet – Earthstones – Blake bracelet – Black onyx – $L0/Freebie
Hands and feet by Slink

Sim – Sn@tch city

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A walk in the woods

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I’m not sure about everyone else here in the Northern hemisphere, but personally I am hoping and praying for warm weather to finally arrive soon. Early spring is a great time for a walk in the woods, wearing your comfiest clothes. This cozy looking hoodie is this month’s group gift at !go! It looks adorable worn alone, or with a tank layered underneath. (as seen here) Also for a limited time there is another color of this same hoodie on sale for half off in their main store, so it’s a great time to pick up another color of hoodie if you find you like this one.

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Hoodie: !go! – Dey Hoodie Vest Group Gift (50L join fee)

Jewelry: Earthstones – Aculo Group Gift (500L join fee) *shown previously

Skin – Belleza – Lana

Hair: Truth – Gretchen

Eyes: IKON – Promise Eyes (Coffee)

Undershirt: Miel – Cali Tanks (Bark)

Jeans: Luck Inc. – Tyra Jeans

Boots: Pelletteria Morrisey – Western Boots


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Plain & Simple

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Some days it’s best to keep your outfit plain and simple, just as I keep most of my photos I use here at FabFree. Outside of adding my name and maybe a frame they are never photoshopped in any way. I do this because I want you, the reader, to see the things I am blogging exactly as they are without any fancy camera tricks.

I loved how nice and simple this denim dress from Cynful was. It can be causal, or even dressed up nicely depending on which accessories you choose to pair with it. Best of all, it is absolutely free at Club 108 on the wall with the rest of their opening group gifts.  I am all about details, especially when it comes to denim, and as you can see in the photo below, the amount of detail in this dress is wonderful. I think this would be a great staple piece for any SL wardrobe.

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Satu Is Wearing:

Dress: Cynful – Sexy Back Dress (Opening Group Gift @ Club 108)

Skin: Curio – Ember

Hair: Exile – Perfect Promise

Eyes: IKON – Promise Eyes (Moor)

Jewelry: Earthstones – Dreamcatcher Set

Boots: Horenbeek – Cowgirl Boots (Black)


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Sexy Senior Citizen

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Second Life is usually considered a playground for the young and the young at heart, or as the old saying goes, “as old as you feel.” Some days that means rocking the saddle shoes and pom poms, and others, well, your bones ache, and suddenly you look at your avatar that would surely get carded, and wonder who in the world you think you are kidding.

This sexy senior citizen is brought to you by REO-G. It is a prize on their group lucky boards, along with several other “grandmotherly and grandfatherly” looking avatars. Each avatar comes with a skin and shape. (The shape shown above is a personal shape, and not the one that comes with the skin) Needless to say I was thrilled to come across these wonderfully detailed “mature” skins. They have surely put a smile on my face, even if Granny looks as if she is “not amused.”

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Satu Is Wearing:

Skin: Reo-G – BA/Tyan04 (Group Lucky Board Prize – 100L Join Fee)  

Shape: Io (Mine)

Eyes: IKON – Promise Eyes – Coffee

Dress: Rag Dollz: Widow’s Lament

Jewelry: Earthstones – Tahitian Black Pearl Earrings

Owl Companion: Beetlebones – Arctic Friends Gacha Owl (Rare) – Soot

Photograhed at: Innsmouth


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I’m with the Doctor

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Someday  wouldn’t we all like to run off with a mad man with a box?  We can’t do it in real life but isn’t it wonderful that we can do anything we want to in Second Life? One of the most awesome things about this world is that unlike in real life, you can be anyone and do almost anything you could never, ever do in the real world. It’s even more awesome that you can have an amazing time here for free, or almost free every day.

What would the well dressed time traveller wear? Maybe something like this beautiful jacket dress I found on the Midnight Mania board at Ecru. It is an absolutely free public board, no group to join to get it, though there are some other wonderful group gifts in the store should you chose to sign up.

Ecru – Ashley Coat (Frost): MM Prize (0$L)

Satu is also wearing:

Skin: Belleza – Felicity

Hair: Mina – Carlijin

Eyes: IKON Promise Eyes – Quicksilver

Jewelry: Earthstones – Siobhan (Onyx)

Poses: Ploom – Winter Is Here

Photographed at: Olyesti – Public Tardis Console

Eleventh Hour Tardis Console by: Hands Of Omega


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‘Tis The Season

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There are so many wonderful holiday gifts flooding in, I am torn between getting ready for the RL holidays and showing you these awesome gifts!  You’ll have to excuse my lack of wordiness in these next couple of posts as I attempt to toggle both at the same time.

Until the 26th at Wow Skins, you can pick up a copy version of the Chantal Merry Christmas Skin for just 50L.  If you’d like to gift it to a friend, you may purchase a transfer version for 100L.  The group is also only 150L to join right now with a ton of group gifts, lucky board prizes and MM board swag too.  It’s normally 300L – so that’s half off!

=MODA=has a new group gift out for ladies called ‘Tis The Season.  It includes the adorable blouse and skirt set as well as the poinsettia flower for your hair.  The group is 250L to join, and you must have payment info on file to enter the land. I especially love the ruffled skirt!

EarthStones is where you will find the Tahitian Pearl & Diamond Earrings,  priced at 0L, out as a free gift in celebration of the SL Avi’s Choice Awards.  They come in both silver and gold versions

Again, it’s tricky to see my nail appliers, but these Merry X-Mas Slink Appliers below are a free subscribe gift at Mes Petite Coutures.
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Happy Holidays, Fabulouses!

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Love is wearing…

Skin – Wow Skins Chantal Merry Christmas (50L copy / 100L transfer)
Eyes – IKON Perspective Eyes Coffee
Hair – Truth Ainsley (new release)
Hands – by Slink
Nail Appliers – Mes Petite Coutures Merry X-Mas Slink Appliers (free / 0L / subscribe gift)
Dress – =MODA= ‘Tis The Season Outfit (free group gift / 0L / 250L to join)
Earrings – EarthStones Tahitian Pearl & Diamond Earrings (free / 0L / SL Avi’s Choice TY Gift)
Sim – The Trace

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