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Sea Friends

Sea Friends

Hey FabFree! Tonight I am showing off some awesome free sea pets, how to make a free fully bento, BOM, and mesh mermaid avatar, and free skins and shapes on the FabFree enchanted forest hunt!

The Tale of the Orca and the Starfish

The first thing I want to mention are my adorable underwater pets. As you might recall, I love animals and I also love fish and underwater creatures! This amazing and precious Orca is free gift at SL18B and you have just enough time to go grab him because the event ends tomorrow. This will be my last SL18B find to share and I am super sad about it, because I just loved this event. However, this beautiful gift by Jian is simply amazing. The Orca swims along with your avatar and it even does water tricks! It is just magical watching her/him swim underwater. Go grab this Orca for free at Jian’s booth at SL18B before it’s too late. 

The other cute little animal shown in my post today is the adorable starfish, who you will see has little cute, pouting eyes. This is a fish I caught with my 7Seas casual fishing rod for free. The rod costs 99L to buy, but you can catch free outfits with it (remember Aline and Arielles recent Sn@tch fishing post here?). While waiting for outfits, I have caught a lot of fish too and they are actually really cute pets! Many are animated, can swim around you, or you can rezz them in a tank or aquarium. They are too cute to delete. I just love this little starfish guy, and you can see a close-up of his little face below. 

Free Mermaids, anyone?

The other finds I want to share today are items that can be used to make a full, free BOM, Bento mesh mermaid avatar. 

The OpenMerTail

My mermaid tail is a free fully bento (moving) mesh tail- how cool is that! It’s like a total extension of your avatar. This tail moves and twists like a mesh avatar but the trick is to get the right bento ao for it to make full use of the bento features. The tail also includes fins which can be worn or detached. There is more information about this awesome bento, BOM mesh tail in the package, but it is all totally free on the Marketplace. This tail can be used on male, female and non-binary avatars. Because the OpenMerTail is its own mesh avatar part, you need to find and use BOM skins designed for the tail itself, and there is also a pack for creators and designers to make new skins for it! The tail is a full perm item. Note that a bento mermaid AO is not included in the package. 

Sizes Included

  • Maitreya Lara
  • Belleza Freya
  • Belleza Jake
  • Legacy Athletic
  • Must Trade Bara

OpenMerTail - Fullperm Bento Mermaid Tail

And here is a list of more free items I used to make my mermaid avatar:

  • I mentioned above how you will need skins for your new tail. Motley Fluke has several skins for the tail available for free on their marketplace store. The blue tail skin I am wearing can be purchased here for free. These tail skins are BOM and work only on the free mermaid tail advertised above. 
  • The stars pasties used to cover up my chest are another freebie on the marketplace. These stars are by Yama’s Ideas and they are unrigged, resizable mesh items. I just resized them manually to fit my avatar perfectly. The mesh pasties come in many different colours. 
  • The little bubbles below are a free animation by Stargaze on the marketplace designed for mermaid avatars. These are so realistic and perfect for creating realism of moving in the water. 
  • Finally, the skin used on my mermaid avatar is a free prize on the FabFree Enchanted Forest Hunt. This is one of several hunt prizes from 7 Deadly S[K]ins. The natural skin, untouched with no makeup, can be seen in my photo below. I am also wearing a free shape included in the hunt, but I just edited the tummy of the shape to fit the mermaid tail. The vendor ad of all the 7DS skins available for free on the hunt is posted below. These skin prizes are BOM and they include shapes and tattoos for Lelutka Evo elf ears as well. 

Mer Detail

☑ Enchanted Forest Hunt ☑ 5 skin boxes WITH shape included hidden in the store

When you add all these parts together, you will have a full bento, mesh, BOM mermaid avatar! Enjoy the mermaid and the orca, FabFree!

xx
-Caroline

Caroline is Wearing…

Mermaid Addons

Mesh Bento Mermaid Tail – GHOST OpenMerTail (Free on the Marketplace)
Mermaid Tail Skin – Motley Fluke Skin Sky Blue Skin for OpenMerTail (Free on the Marketplace)
Sea Stars (Chest Covers) –  Yama’s Ideas Sea Stars (Free on the Marketplace)
Animated Bubbles – Stargaze Tail Bubbles (Free on the Marketplace)
Mermaid Makeup– Unholy Oceania Scales LGBT GIFT BOM 
Headfins, Hair and Chain Top – MOoH! Mermaid Gacha (50L per pull) Originally
 blogged by Arielle Jishnu here

Body

Mesh Body – Maitreya Lara
Mesh Head – Lelutka Lilly 2.5
Skin – 7 Deadly S[K]ins 7 Deadly s[K]ins (Free on the FabFree Enchanted Forest Hunt)
Shape – 7 Deadly S[K]ins TULIP shape [LELevo] C/M v2 (Free on the FabFree Enchanted Forest Hunt)
Eyes – Yoshi Laura Fairy Eyes

Pets

Orca – Jian Orca Companion (Free at SL18B)
Starfish – 7 Seas Common Stuff: Yellow Starfish (Free 7 Seas Fishing Gift/ Casual Rod costs 99L)
Photo Location – Haven of Mermaids

CarolineTag

 


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Ghosted!

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If you’re gearing up for Halloween and looking for the perfect costume… or maybe if you’re just looking to have some spooky fun… I have the perfect giftie for you! It will only cost you 1L and a little hunting time as part of the Bump in the Night Hunt! You hunt down the black crow, pay 1L (or if you don’t feel like hunting you can pay 25L at the hunt sign instead) and you get the prize!

This Scary Bedsheet Ghost avatar is the current hunt prize for the Bump in the Night Hunt at Epicine. It comes with the complete Avatar. It’s a little on the bright side in some windlight settings, but I found that it was perfect on the midnight setting and darker windlights, and most of the haunted sims are set to those.

Happy h(a)unting!

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Astrid (Portia Swords) is wearing…

Ghost Avatar – Epicine – Boo! Ghost! Scary Bedsheet Avatar (1L for the Bump in the Night Hunt)

Sim Location – Haunted House

Astrids Signature


Pumpkin Hunt @ Island Depot

Well, as the sign said, you have to hunt for 50 pumpkins scattered all over Island Depot. They are not too hard to find but it´s a large sim, and you have to look everywhere! To join the group (there are some pumpkins only available for group members) just touch the group inviter next the hunt sign. You will not get fashion! But very pretty stuff for gardening and decorating your home. And – of course – some nice things for Halloween.

I did only a  short hunt for this blog post (but I´ll get back !), so shown here is what I could find within a few minutes 🙂

Welcome Scarecrow Sign

Spooky Column-Resizeable

Classic Witch-Resizeable

Jack-A-Lantern

Fall Dahlia Border-Resizeable

Pedastal Sink

Happy Hunting!

FAB HAZEL


M&R Cupcakes – Parallel Love – HOH – Fan3 – Miu – Kakaue

Hi there! Tons of great, free stuff outside … so more pics, less words (unless the term “cute”) !

M&R Cupcakes sent out the next wonderful gift to their update group (join fee for M&R Cupcakes group is 250 L or 300 L – not sure, sorry). You get a freckled and non freckled version of the Gemini Redeye skins in different skin tones: brandy, Iroko, janina, shell and terra, as well as matching brows in black, blonde, brown and red. Worn in the pics is my favorite gift skin: M&R Gemini Shell – Redeye Freckled ! 🙂

MIU offers a pretty Halloween dress in-store next the counter desk.  It comes with leggings, knitted sweater with collar and prim attachement, and a necklace. The sweet little halloween tattoo is part of the sweater (jacket layer).

Worn with MIU`s free outfit is a pair of cute slippers/sneakers: “Vans” by KAKAUE. Click the big box in-store, and you get both versions male and female.

Other freebies for your Halloween gear are a free “Halloween Hat” as well as a free “Ghost Avatar” offered by Fan3. Both freebies comes for human avatars and also for tiny avatars! You find them pictured on the wall in-store.

Parallel Love`s group gift for October is … guess what? … yes, a “Halloween Dress” 🙂 It comes with 2 skirt options to wear it.  To join the group just click the group inviters below the pictured group freebie.

HOH House of Heart has out their “new release gift Oct 3rd” (new release gifts can be found in the long, short and ponytails/piggies sections at HOH). We are gifted with 5 adorable hair styles (as usual *smiles*): Butterfly – berri, Disturbia – blonde,  Jackie – dark grey, Macey – crimson, and Puppytails – pink sunset. Puppytails are cuuuute, love them 🙂

FAB HAZEL