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Urban Native

Urban Native

I’m enjoying the last few days of not quite cold weather as the fall days allow for walks through parks without jackets. It’s that perfect weather for shorts and a shirt and the breezes are lovely even with the turning leaves.

Even if I’m an urban native… I found the perfect shirt for my outing at… none other than Native Urban. Their group is FREE to join and they have out a FREE group gift for men that you won’t want to pass up. It is this outstanding banshee shirt that includes mesh sizes for all the major men’s mesh bodies including Slink, Adam, TMP, and Aesthetic. Since it is made for mesh bodies, there is no alpha included (just as a heads up) but with some fiddling an an alpha from your inventory you might be able to make this FREE shirt work with your system body if you are still using one.

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Loki is wearing…

Body, Hands, and Feet – Slink
Skin – Birth Skins – Axel Skin (Coastal) trail.b.hair_Clean
Eyes – IKON Hope Eyes – Wight
Hair – DuraSL13B Gift in Milky Platinum
Piercings – [CerberusXing] Blade Set Gold – tinted black
Tattoo – .Reckless. – Guerrero (faded)
Shirt – Native Urban – Banshee Shirt Gift 1 (Free Group Gift/0L/Group is Free to Join)
Pants  – *N & B Design* – Menorca Mesh Mens Shorts
Shoes – Roped Passion’s – Braided Larue Tan Sandal (10L @ The Cart Wash Sale/Direct TP) – hurry, Cart Sale ends the 28th!

Sim Location – Holly Kai Park

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Boho Hippy Style

Hello FabFree-ers!  I’m thrilled to be back with FabFree, and bringing a little bit of shopping sunshine to your Mondays.

Coming soon to Fab Free!

After taking a bit of time away from SL, one of the first things on my agenda was swinging through my favorite stores to see whats new.  After a few exhilarating 2000 ft free falls (thanks old landmarks! :D) I found myself at the Ayiki mainstore.  If you love applier bathing suits and lingerie, this is a must stop on your shopping travels, Ayiki‘s designs are beautiful and fun.

Right inside the door is a free gift for shoppers, this cute hippy style mesh top and maxi skirt set.  The outfit comes in a variety of sizes with a great texture changing HUD. There are 5 bright and colorful textures for the top and bottom to mix and match.  No group required!
Coming soon to Fab Free!

ALB Dream Fashion has a new group gift (free to join) out that pairs perfectly with this outfit, a fatpack (yes, fatpack!) of Cherry Necklace chokers.   I’m in love with the wrapped design and trailing ends, plus the variety of colors  means you are sure to find one to match your favorite outfit.

 

~All The Things~

Ay-Hippie Skirt and Top – AyikiFREE

ALB Cherry Necklace –  ALB Dream Fashion Group Gift (free to join)FREE

Injected Blue Sombre Mesh Eyes – Dead Apples (Now MP only)

Estelle Hair, Blond Pack – Elikatira

Christy Pale Skin – Lara Hurley

Lara Mesh Body – Maitreya

Jessica Mesh Head – Catwa

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Speaking Abstractly

Speaking Abstractly

Sapphire Teebrook was away for a while due to real life illness and so the Glitterati August and September group gifts were late in coming. To thank everyone for their patience and the many well wishes she got, there are now five new gifts out at the Glitterati main-store. Three of these gifts are free to all, no group required. Two are group tag required (the August and September group gifts).

The group is 100L to join but there are about 80 past group gifts to pick up, several of which have been blogged before [HERE] and [HERE] for example.

In the picture above, Astrid is wearing two of the free to all gifts — the Julia dress in abstract with the Joyce heels. You don’t need a group to pick these up, just buy them for 0L. The dress comes in all the standard sizes as well as fitmesh for Maitreya and Belleza. I’m not sure how long they will be out, so be sure to hurry over and pick them up.

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Astrid (Portia Swords) is wearing…

Body – Maitreya – Lara
Hands and Feet – Slink
Head – Catwa Head – Tumble
Head Applier – Glam Affair – Viktoria in Asia
Eyes – IKON Hope Eyes – Wight
Hair – Truth – Celeste
Lipstick – Avenge – Natural Lipstick applier for Catwa – red
Dress – Glitterati – Julia – Abstract (0L/Free to all gift)
Shoes – Glitterati – Joyce Heels – Slink High – Sea Green/Coral Ash (0L/Free to all gift)

Sim Location – Flawless

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Wine Country

Wine Country

Last month Prey had out a great pair of jeans for the men… this month they have out a duo of FREE fall mesh sweaters that you won’t want to miss out on. The group is FREE to join, and the gifts are FREE with your tag. You’ll get the sweater above in all the standard mesh sizes in both black and white. A close up look will reveal a nubby texture that is really excellent on.

There is still four more days of the Indian Summer Cart Wash Sale left for you to catch the steals and deals. Astrid showed you a pair of gorgeous ladies sandals from Roped Passion’s [HERE] but the cart also has excellent men’s sandals as well. I picked up the Larue Black Sandals for just 10L. There are several other colors out for the same low price for you gentlemen to choose from. The box includes a pair of sandals to fit men’s slink feet as well as a pair of unrigged mesh sandals that can be adjusted for other feet types.

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Loki is wearing…

Hands and Feet – Slink
Skin – Birth Skins – Axel Skin (Coastal) trail.b.hair_Clean
Eyes – IKON Hope Eyes – Wight
Hair – DuraSL13B Gift in Milky Platinum
Piercings – [CerberusXing] Blade Set Gold
Tattoo – .Reckless. – Guerrero (faded)
Shirt – Prey – Men’s September Gift Mens Sweater in Black / White also in box (Free Group Gift/0L/Free to Join Group)
Pants  – RedgraveHeavyUsed Jeans ClassicCut
Shoes – Roped Passion’s – Braided Larue Black Sandal (10L @ The Cart Wash Sale/Direct TP)

Sim Location – Vecchi Amici Winery

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Goodbye Summer Romance

Goodbye Summer Romance Hello There Fab Free’rs! Isn’t it exciting, our Fab Free blog has been bubbling with activity recently and it’s been marvelous. I’m excited to see all the posts from the new additions to our Fabulous team. For now I have some fantastic September group gifts from Avi-Glam, E.Vary, and Sevyn East I’m excited to share with you, starting with this beautiful pink paisley romper from Sevyn East.

Sevyn East has a few group gifts available for FREE to all group members, and I think this summery romper is the most recent of the gifts. In true nerd form, the paisleys were the most exciting part of this romper for me. It comes in fitmesh sizes, as well as body specific sizes for Slink, TMP, Maitreya, and Belleza. Also included is a color change hud so you don’t have to wear pink if you’d rather not! The hud lets you pick between pink, teal, yellow, and violet. The Sevyn East group is FREE to join, so no reason to miss out on this or the other FREE gifts.
Freckles or Not Another FREE group gift for the month of September comes from Avi-Glam. These pretty pale green eyes are FREE to group members, and the group is FREE to join. You’l find this FREE gift on the counter in the center of the Avi-Glam main store. Included with the mesh eyes is a hud to adjust the size, and let you switch “full bright” on or off.

Finally, E.Vary has put out another beautiful skin for FREE to all their group members. This skin is named Yuli, and as you can see in the above photo, she has the option of being freckled or not freckled. Included with this gift is a classic system skin, a freckle tattoo layer, a cleavage tattoo layer, 4 shapes, and an applier hud with options for Catwa heads, Omega compatible heads, and Omega compatible bodies. The E.Vary group, like all the groups in this post, is FREE to join. Also, there are a couple of other previous group gifts to be had.  You might need to join the in-word subscriber group as well to get this gift (I joined both), which of course is also FREE. You’ll see the group gift vendors in front of the desk at the E.Vary store.

Here are the details, Enjoy!

Hair enVOGUE – HAIR Sabrina – Ombre *Can be worn with or without headband

Skin – E. Vary Yuli Skin Morena – FREE Group Gift/Group is FREE to Join

Head – CATWA HEAD Anna *Additional Expression HUD Sold Separately 

EyesAvi-Glam – AG. September Eyes – FREE Group Gift/Group is FREE to Join 

Romper – SEVYN EAST IVY ROMPER- SEPT GG – FREE Group Gift/Group is FREE to Join 

Body/Hands – Maitreya – Lara

*Poses by Indigo

**Location – Calas Galadhon

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Time and Again

Time and Again

Certain stores are good for group gifts time and again… and Prism is one of those that offers a top quality monthly group gift for both ladies and men. In case you missed them, there are several past group gifts out, even though I’m showing you the current FREE September group gift called “Jupiter.”

Jupiter is an outfit that comes with white capris pants and a sweater with a texture change hud. The sweater is white as well, but includes four grey print overlays including the timepiece texture in the picture above. You get all the standard mesh sizes.

Last month’s group gift is just as nice, and you’ll want to pick it up too, if you haven’t already. Gabriel showed it to you [HERE].

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Loki is wearing…

Hands and Feet – Slink
Skin – Birth Skins – Axel Skin (Coastal) trail.b.hair_Clean
Eyes – IKON Hope Eyes – Wight
Hair – DuraSL13B Gift in Milky Platinum
Piercings – [CerberusXing] Blade Set Gold
Tattoo – .Reckless. – Guerrero (faded)
Outfit – Prism – Jupiter Outfit Group Gift Sept 2016 (Free Group Gift/0L/Group is Free to Join)

Sim Location – Venta Silurum

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Getting Closer

*waves* Heyya, FabFree!

Getting Closer

Oh, Entice…. you never fail to have something I can’t live without. And today is no different. I popped over to the Entice mainstore  today and between the group gifts and the lucky boards AND the Midnight Manias, I was nearly overwhelmed with cool stuff. But I had to pick one to show off and this is it. This is the ‘Close’ casual top and pants set and it’s one of the free group gifts currently available. ‘Close’ comes in the standard mesh sizes XXS-L as well as fitmesh XXS-L and there are appliers for SLink, Maitreya and Belleza.  There are three alphas included too: one for each piece and one for the entire outfit.  AND the top has a HUD with a choice of three Fall fabulous colors! Whew… that’s a great new addition to the wardrobe without breaking the bank at all. As with all gifts and group promotions, ‘Close’ may not be available long so hurry over to Entice and check it out. One quick note: the gift board does require you to “pay” 1L to receive the gift but it immediately pays you right back.

 

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Skin Lumae – Tinselberry
HandsSlink mesh Casual Hands  + Basic Nail HUD
Eyes IKON – Hope Eyes in Field and Passion
HairBlues – Bonao
Shoes – Lindy Modern and retro Shoes – Waya

Top + Pants – Entice – Close – (FREE/0L/Group Gift) – group is free to join

 

Location – Blithe

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Get it through your skull

Hello hello FabFree!

In my Skull

Are you ready for the fall? I love the autumn season with everything it brings: crisp days, caramel apples and… Halloween! One of my most favorite holidays. I’m getting a jump on  the spooky this year at the Indian Summer Cart Sale at the Wash at Eluzion’s Cart. This is the ‘Shamira’ top and skirt and it’s only 10L on the Cart. I love the little pink skulls al over the top! Gets me right in the mood for Halloween. The top and skirt are one simple piece and has a good single alpha layer. The standard FitMesh sizes XS-XL as well as appliers for SLink, Maitreya and Belleza are all included.

I mentioned yesterday that – Sentinus –  is featuring a bunch of sales, gifts and a Hunt as well as a gift for the Second Life Frees and Offers group. This is the SLF&O gift : Samara. The flowy style comes in the one rich color and it’s free for wearing your SLF&O tag!

 

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Skin Lumae – Tinselberry
Hands + Feet– Slink mesh Casual Hands + High Feet + Basic Nail HUD
Eyes IKON – Hope Eyes in Field and Passion
BootsLoordes of London

 

Outfit – Eluzion – Shamira – (10L @ The Indian Summer Cart Sale at the Wash)

Hair – Sentinus – Samara – (FREE/0L/Free SLF&O Group Gift) group is free to join

 

 

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Seeing Red

Seeing Red

If it’s been a while since you’ve stopped by Analog Dog to check out the FREE ball on the back beach, now is the time to do so, as there are some new FREE hairs in the ball just waiting for you to pick them up. In the picture above, I’m sporting a messy curly do called idyll, to which I added the jana bang set from the ball. The ball included both a hud for the dark blondes set as well as a hud for light reds… however since the hud includes a tinting option, you can get much darker brown and black shades on the hair as well.

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In the picture above I am showing you just one of two FREE hats that were also included in the FREE ball. This is the mill hat and is a perfect fit over the top of idyll once I removed the jana bang piece. I love the classy black hat. There was also a modern red print fedora as well!

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This classy style above is called samadhi, and is a lovely side-swept mesh style. Like idyll, it comes in dark blonde and light reds.

In the picture below I’m showing you the last addition to the FREE ball — scream cheese. It does just kind of make you want to scream “cheese” and take pictures. It’s one of those fabulous hairs that is casual and fun.

To find the free ball, fly up and back to the beach-y area of the Analog Dog hair sim and look for the semi-transparent bubble. Buy it for 0L and these great styles are yours.

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I’m not quite done yet though… I wanted to mention a few other tricks up my sleeve in my style today. Sometimes your skin needs a refresh. Make up is a great way to give a favorite skin a new feel, and testers are a nice way to get a new look without a lot of Lindens. I ran across this FREE tester by alaskametro called Orchid… it’s this pretty lip-stain that freshened up my avatar’s face. You won’t even have to teleport anywhere, just pick it up off the marketplace. It comes in a system applier as well as appliers for TMP, Eve, Lelutka, Loudmouth, NyamNyam, Omega, and Slink Visage.

To polish off my new look I added a ring from the Cart Wash Sale, because jewelry always adds a nice finishing touch. This classy cocktail ring from Luminesse is stylish and only 10L. If you stop by the cart you’ll find several beautiful pieces for men and women both to add to your inventory.

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Astrid (Portia Swords) is wearing…

Body and Hands – Maitreya – Lara
Head – LeLutka – Simone w/ base Glam Affair skin color Asia (included) used
Eyes – IKON Hope Eyes – Wight
Hair 1 – Analog Dog – idyll + jana bang in dark blondes (0L/Analog Dog Free Ball)
Hair 1 + Hat – Analog Dog – idyll in dark blondes + mil hat (0L/Analog Dog Free Ball)
Hair 2 – Analog Dog – samadhi in dark blondes (0L/Analog Dog Free Ball)
Hair 3 – Analog Dog – scream cheese in dark blondes (0L/Analog Dog Free Ball)
Lipstain – alaskametro❤ – Liquid Shine lipstick – Orchid TESTER (0L on the Marketplace)
Ring – Luminesse – Sethunya Eve Ring (10L @ the Cart Wash Sale/Direct TP)
Top – Beautiful Dirty Rich – Halter Top Pack (1L on the Marketplace) *first blogged HERE by Love

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Give Me a Great Set of Heels

Give Me a Great Set of Heels

Give me a great set of heels and I’ll find the perfect dress to go with it! And I fell in love with this set of strappy stilettos from G&D Italian Style which can be yours totally FREE. You just need a group space, as the group is FREE to join, and once you don the group tag, you can pick up this strappy set of burgundy heels FREE. Once you open your gift, you’ll find a set of heels to fit Slink, Maitreya, and TMP feet!

I’m still finding 10L deals at the Indian Summer Cart Wash that I just can’t resist… and this beautiful dress by Aleutia is no exception. 10L gets you a two pack… same color but two textures. You’ll get the texture shown, plus an additional dress with the all over print pattern in the box as well. You’ll get all the standard mesh sizes, plus a fitmesh size to complete the package. All for just the single 10L price. There are lots of colors on the cart, so stop by even if burgundy isn’t your color… you’re bound to find a color to suit your tastes.

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Astrid (Portia Swords) is wearing…

Body – Maitreya – Lara
Hands and Feet – Slink
Head – LeLutka – Simone w/ base Glam Affair skin color Asia (included) used
Eyes – IKON Hope Eyes – Wight
Hair – Exile – Rising Tides
Dress – Aleutia – Akasha in Currant (10L @ The Cart Wash Sale/Direct TP)
Shoes – G&D The Italian Style – Ellen Sandals (Free Group Gift/0L/Group is Free to Join)

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