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Happy Pie Day!

Happy Pie Day!

It’s Pie Day!  Oh my!  Yes, apparently that is indeed a thing.  The day were we all gather around the closest pie and discuss the merits of pumpkin vs. blueberry, peach vs. apple and of course bumbleberry vs. snazzberry.  Snazzberry?  Who’s ever heard of a snazzberry?  Well, we are the music makers…and we are the dreamers of dreams, after all.

Pinky Pies

Ok, this one sure is limited time, folks!  Pink Cream Pie is celebrating Pie Day by doing three very lovely things:  First of all, the shirt I’m wearing is just 1L today!  An excellent way to start.  Second, you’ll find that the Pink Cream Pie group is only 1L to join today.  Get in now, because you get lots of awesome group gifts, and every month you can add 100L to your store credit.  Third:  There’s an EXTRA 100L of store credit that you’ll find in the midst of all the weekend sales boards.  That’s where you’ll find this cute top too.  Don’t wait – it all goes away at midnight!

Sizes

  • Legacy
  • Maitreya
  • Petite
  • Reborn

Pie!

xox
Aline

Aline is Wearing…

Clothes

Top – Pink Cream Pie Chessie (1L for Pie Day)
Skirt – Amitomo Be the Light

Body   

Mesh Body – Maitreya Lara
Mesh Head – Lelutka Cate
Head Applier –  Glam Affair Cate
Eyebrows– Jumo Britani
Eyes– Euphoric Dolly Babe Eyes
Tattoo – Sn@tch Filigree Sternum Tattoo
Eyeshadow – Lelutka Cate
Lipstick – Lelutka Cate
Nails – Maitreya Lara
Hair – Monso Jinx
Pose – Lyrium Nicole


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Blooming in the Depth of Winter

Blooming in the Depth of Winter

There’s nothing quite as refreshing as some blooms in the middle of winter.  When you think about how outside (at least in my part of the world) is cold and barren, with many months to go until things start to poke their heads out of the earth, it is comforting to think that you can grow some pretties indoors.  And if you don’t have a green thumb, virtual blooms will do just fine!

Cozyfest Continues

Yesterday, I told you about the 50L items you can pick up at Cozyfest, but today I’m showing off some of the free gifts that are just as delightful.  To get these gifts, just join the Fifty Linden Fridays group for free, and click on the box located at each stall. Here’s what I grabbed:

  • FREE dress by CandyDoll sized for Freya, Hourglass, Hourglass Petite, Legacy, Maitreya & V-Tech
  • FREE lollipop by Lyrium
  • FREE flowers and table by Kraftwork

It’s all just so lovely!  What a fab event.  It’s still quite busy, so if you can’t get in, don’t despair –  you have until February 4th.

Keep on blooming, FabFree!

xox
Aline

Aline is Wearing…

Clothes

Dress – CandyDoll Posie Dress (Free Gift @ Cozyfest/Group is Free to Join)
Lollipop – Lyrium Creamy Lollipop (Free Gift @ Cozyfest/Group is Free to Join)

Body   

Mesh Body – Maitreya Lara
Mesh Head – Lelutka Cate
Head Applier –  Glam Affair Cate
Eyebrows– Jumo Britani
Eyes– Euphoric Jolie
Tattoo – Sn@tch Filigree Sternum Tattoo
Eyeshadow – Alaskametro Rose Gold
Lipstick –  Alaskametro Rose Gold
Nails – Maitreya Lara
Hair – Stealthic Darling
Backdrop – Elm Tasha Backdrop (Previously Blogged HERE)
Flowers and Table – Kraftwork Florist (Free Gift @ Cozyfest/Group is Free to Join)


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Floating Away

Floating Away

Woohoo FabFree!  It’s Cozyfest time!  I’ve been waiting patiently here on this floating cloud, ready to drop down into this pile of awesomeness… ok fine, maybe I haven’t been, but I HAVE been waiting anxiously.  Come on, let’s get to it!

So Cozy

This amazing event organized by the people behind Fifty Linden Fridays is bursting with free gifts and 50L deals.  Today I’m showing off some of the 50 Linden finds that are just too good to pass up.  Here’s what I’ve got on:

  • 50L dress by Entice sized for Freya, Hourglass, Kupra, Maitreya, Legacy and Maitreya Petite
  • 50L glasses by Duckie available in several colours
  • 50L pose, cloud and balloons by Lyrium

Oh man…there’s so much more to see and grab.  You’ll love it!  Cozyfest is running until February 4th, so you’ve got plenty of time.  And if it’s full, don’t worry, it just opened.

Have fun!

xox
Aline

Aline is Wearing…

Clothes

Dress – Entice Sparks Belted Sweater Dress (50L @ Cozyfest)
Shoes – Seniha Lexie
Glasses – Duckie Frames (50L @ Cozyfest)

Body   

Mesh Body – Maitreya Lara
Mesh Head – Lelutka Cate
Head Applier –  Glam Affair Cate
Eyebrows– Jumo Britani
Eyes– Euphoric Giselle
Tattoo – Sn@tch Filigree Sternum Tattoo
Eyeshadow – Lelutka Cate
Lipstick –  Alaskametro A Touch of Gold
Nails – Maitreya Lara
Hair – Magika Cassiopeia
Balloons, Cloud and Pose – Lyrium Cloud 9 (50L @ CozyFest)


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Meet Me at Dusk

Enjoy Every Purple Moment

Hello Fabulous Readers!  I don’t know about you, but I can’t resist the color purple.  Today’s post features a gorgeous formal gown that I picked up for free as a hunt prize in the Twisted Hunt Fall 2021 (Beyond the Veil).  This is a time-sensitive post because the event draws to a close on September 30th, but this beauty is well worth a journey down the hunt trail.

Fit for a Royal

With its slightly puffed upper sleeves, intricate print on the bodice, and “v” shaped waistline, the free Clyra gown flatters your curves.  I love how the full-length skirt drapes gracefully to the ground and is loose enough to make it easy to move without being cumbersome.  I felt so elegant as I wore it, and found myself searching for a castle to visit.  Although it’s not designed specifically for a mesh avatar, I was able to get the perfect fit by adjusting the alpha of my Maitryea mesh body.  If you are still rocking a classic avatar, the included alpha layers will allow you to opt for wearing the dress with and without your feet showing.  As I stated earlier, the hunt runs only until the end of September, so if you like this frock as much as I do, head on over soon to *DSO* (Designs by Starla) to do some sleuthing of your own.  You’ll be searching for a small dusk-colored cube.

Sizes:

  • Alpha layers with and without feet
  • Mesh in XXS, XS, S, M, and L

Until my next post, happy hunting!

– Wren –

Wren is Wearing…

Clothes

Gown:  *DSO* (Designs By Starla) Clyra Gown (free hunt prize in the Twisted Fall Hunt 2021)
Jewelry:  Cae Entwined Collection

Body

Mesh Body: Maitreya Lara
Mesh Head: Lelutka Fleur
Head Applier:  Bold & Beauty Adriana in Sand
Eyeliner:  Oh Hello Basic Eyeliner II
Eyes:  Avi Glam Tease Eyes
Lips:  VELOUR Nayeon Special HD Lips Pack 1
Hair:  Truth Destiny
Pose:  Lyrium Riana
Sim:  Private Location


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The Colors are a Changin’

When Autumn Comes to Town

Hello Fabulous Readers!  I am popping in with a quick post to share my latest hunt prize and a budget-friendly crop top with you.  I know, I know, the leaves are changing, but I can’t bring myself to give up my summer tops just yet.

Don’t Forget to Be Owlsome

First, I just had to tell you about these adorable baubles from Loordes of London.  The Republican Redundancy earrings are part of the Changing of Colors Hunt 5 and feature shimmering gold accented with brown eyes and wing spots.  All you’ll need to do to add them to your inventory is to locate the hunt object, an orange leaf, hidden somewhere in the shop, then pay the tiny prize fee.  There are 25 stops along the hunt trail, and each item costs just one Linden dollar.  You have until September 30th to do some sleuthing of your own.

She’s a Rebel

Soon I will have to at least start wearing a jacket, but for now, I’m enjoying soaking up some sunshine on these early fall days as I take in the foliage.  My new Bebe Mesh Crop Top from !Rebel Hope is a lovely shade of brown that is perfect for the autumn landscape hues.  With its halter-style neck, soft texture, and cute laces on the side, it’s sure to please.  I picked it up on the Marketplace for a reasonable 25 Linden dollars.  The folder includes an alpha layer and sizes for classic avatars as well as versions for several mesh avatar body types.  A color change HUD for the laces with 8 options allows you to customize your look.

Sizes and Mesh Body Compatibility

  • Mesh in XXS, XS, S, M, and L (includes alpha layer)
  • Freya
  • Hourglass
  • Isis
  • Maitreya
  • Physique
  • Venus

Until my next post, happy hunting!

– Wren –

Wren is Wearing…

Clothes

Hat: Meva Damara Hat (50% off for Hello Tuesday sale – 140L)
Earrings:  Loordes of London The Republican Redundancy (prize in the Changing of Colors Hunt 5 – 1L)
Top:  !Rebel Hope Bebe Mesh Halter Top Brown (on the Marketplace – 25L)
Jeans:  Blueberry Tink Mesh Jeans Dark Blue

Body

Mesh Body: Maitreya Lara
Mesh Head: Lelutka Fleur
Head Applier:  Bold & Beauty Adriana in Sand
Eyeliner:  Oh Hello Basic Eyeliner II
Eyes:  Tville Natalie Eyes (free group gift for Tville Fans Group – first shown here by Aline)
Lips:  VELOUR Nayeon Special HD Lips Pack 1
Hair:  Opale Jojo Hair
Pose:  Lyrium Blogger Series Set 1
Sim:  Le Monde Perdu


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Back to Nature

Back to Nature

I went for a ramble through nature today and listened to all the glories that can be found therein.  Birds chirping, leaves fluttering in the light breeze, and even the chatter of a squirrel or two.  I love the time of year where petals are slowly floating through the air from blossom-laden trees, and all seems full of life and promise.  Ok, I got my poetic jag out of my system, let’s get to the deals!

7 is a Good Number

It’s time for another round of 77th street, and with it, plenty of great 7L deals!  I stopped by this round and picked up this lovely dress by Faida for just 7L, as well as these cute wedges by Lybra (sized for Kupra, Freya, Legacy, Maitreya, Slink and Tonic) at 7L as well.  Don’t forget that the 7L deals at 77th street come in limited amounts, so if you’re into it, don’t delay!  Also, don’t forget to pick up the free pair of shoes for FabFree members too!

Dress Sizes

  • Legacy
  • Legacy Perky
  • Maitreya
  • Maitreya Petite

77th Street runs until May 27th.

Back to nature I go!

xox
Aline

Aline is Wearing…

Clothes

Dress – Faida Sheila Noon (7L at 77th Street)
Shoes – Lybra Dani (7L at 77th Street)

Flower Crown – Lode Rockfoils Wreath

Body 

Mesh Body – Maitreya Lara
Mesh Head – Lelutka Cate
Head Applier –  Glam Affair Cate
Eyebrows– Jumo Britani
Eyes– Euphoric Dolly Babe Eyes
Tattoo – Sn@tch Filigree Sternum Tattoo
Eyeshadow Applier – Lelutka Cate
Lipstick Applier –Lelutka Cate
Nails – Alaskametro Gala II
Hair – Moon Razor Wire
Pose – Lyrium Blossom
Sim – Luane’s World 


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The Hills Are Alive…

The Hills Are Alive...
The hills are alive with the sound of….freeeeebiiiiiies!  I’m crying it from the mountain tops today, though I feel like I’m often doing that.  I think my catchphrase needs to just be “Oh you like this outfit? It was free!”.  I have a few friends who always giggle after I say it, because they are always expecting my line.  Anyway, back to crying from the tops of mountains!

Powerful

Mangula has a new subscriber gift!  As per usual, it’s super awesome and entirely free.  This one comes with the knotted shirt, pink bustier, skirt and even a pair of knickers that match.  They can all be worn separately, making this one pretty darn versatile.  To get it, just click on the subscribo unit above the front desk, and then head over to the gift section and you’ll find the vendor there.  There are plenty more awesome free gifts while you’re at it!

Sizes

  • Curvy
  • Freya
  • Hourglass
  • Maitreya
  • Legacy
  • Perky
  • Petite

Wait, WHAT?

Oh guys…hold on tight because Pure Poison is having a bit of a clear out with lots and lots of their older creations marked down to just 1L on Marketplace.  I KNOW.  You’ll be rolling in completely gorgeous shoes forever if you click through to all the 1L awesomeness.  You’ll also find some priced at 5L and 10L too.  The tea is that you can grab these goodies for this weekend, and the 1L stuff will be around until April 30th when they will then be deleted FOREVER!  Gasp!  My suggestion to get to the shoe hoard is to head to the Pure Poison MP store, choose “lowest to highest price” and click off “demos” on the bottom left so they don’t show you 50,000 demos.  You’ll find them easily then!  I bought the Katarina sandals for just 1L, and I couldn’t be happier!

Sizes

  • Maitreya
  • Slink

Back to singing I go!

Hey why is the sim suddenly empty?

xox
Aline

Aline is Wearing…

Clothes

Outfit – Mangula Powerful Girl Set (Free Subscriber Gift)
Shoes – Pure Poison Katarina (1L during the Pure Poison MP Sale)

Body 

Mesh Body – Maitreya Lara
Mesh Head – Lelutka Cate
Head Applier –  Glam Affair Cate
Eyebrows– Jumo Britani
Eyes– Euphoric Dolly Babe Eyes
Tattoo – Sn@tch Filigree Sternum Tattoo
Eyeshadow Applier – Lelutka Cate
Lipstick Applier – Lelutka Cate
Nails – Alaskametro Gala II
Hair – Kuni Duda
Pose – Lyrium Early Spring
Sim – Whimberly


The Quest for Carbs

The Quest for Carbs

There was a thing I used to do on weekends that would totally get me through the rest of the week back in the early 2000’s.  I’d hop on the subway, head downtown to the mall, buy a bunch of stuff I didn’t need (it was often some form of fun costume jewelry, a t-shirt I didn’t need and possibly some butterfly-shaped hairclips…but anyway) then head to get some horribly unhealthy food.  Wouldn’t that be nice right about now?

Don’t be Jelly

There’s a new group gift at Envious!  The shirt, dress, garter and shoes all come in this generous group gift and even better, the group is currently free to join!  I’m not sure for how long, since it actually says the price will go up November 3rd…so hop on this while you can before it changes!

Update:  Looks like this group will be free to join until November 30th!  The date in the inworld group was just a typo!  Yay!

Sizes

  • Freya
  • Legacy
  • Maitreya

In the Bag

Memoire also has a new gift out, and it’s this fun little purse.  It’s shaped like a Happy Meal, which is kinda awesome, really.  I think that’s what made me think of trips downtown to eat copious amounts of trans fats.  Anywho, the group is free to join, and the bag comes in a bunch of different colours too.  Sweet!

I think fries come with this shake!

xox
Aline

Aline is Wearing…

Clothes  

Dress, Shirt, Shoes & Garter – Envious Kimberly (Free Group Gift/Group is Free to Join)
Bag – Memoire Ila Bag (Free Group Gift/Group is Free to Join)
Necklace – Cae Brat

Body 

Mesh Body – Maitreya Lara
Mesh Head – Lelutka Cate
Head Applier –  Glam Affair Cate
Eyebrows– Jumo Britani
Eyes– Euphoric Dolly Babe Eyes
Tattoo – Sn@tch Filligree Sternum Tattoo
Eyeshadow Applier –  Pout! Glitter Brilliants
Nails – Maitreya Lara
Lipstick Applier – Lelutka Cate
Hair – Beusy Scorpio
Pose – Lyrium Nicole
Backdrop – Minimal Subway Station


Optical Illusion

Optical Illusion

Ok, I know I’ve been doing a lot of dark and Halloweeny, but now and then a pop of colour is needed.  I’m sure some readers out there also long for it, so this post is for you!

Now I’m Free

Did you know that The Free Dove gets updated regularly?  There’s always something new for you at SL’s premier freebie outlet.  The owner and organizer, Dove, works really hard to procure free and fabulous finds for the Second Life community.  You can find all the latest updates listed on their blog HERE.  This striking gown from Tiffany Designs is a new addition, and it really makes me think of those optical illusion books that were so hot in the 90’s.  I can’t even remember what they were called (please don’t let it be “optical illusion books”, because that would be semi-embarrassing).  On the same table, you’ll find a matching jewelry set for free, and a pair of shoes (not pictured) that go with the look perfectly.  To get them, and a bajillion other free items, just join The Free Dove group for free!

Sizes

  • Freya
  • Hourglass
  • Isis
  • Maitreya
  • Physique
  • Tonic Curvy
  • Tonic Fine
  • Venus
  • XXS – L

Je Vois La Vie en Pose

A new round of La Vie en Pose has taken off, and as per usual the designers are spoiling us with free gifts!  Join the La Vie en Pose group for free, and you’ll be able to pick up a free gift from each stall.  There are some really cute poses, and this one from Lyrium is quite different in the fact that it is more of an animation than a pose.  It cycles through a selection of cute movements that are super fun to take pictures of, and are really quite adorable.  There’s lots more!  Head over to La Vie en Pose before October 25th when it all goes aurevoir!

Bye for now!

xox
Aline

Aline is Wearing…

Clothes  

Dress – Tiffany Designs Nelly Gown (Free Gift at The Free Dove/Group is Free to Join)
Earrings – Tiffany Designs Deka Jewelry (Free Gift at The Free Dove/Group is Free to Join)

Body 

Mesh Body – Maitreya Lara
Mesh Head – Lelutka Cate
Head Applier –  Glam Affair Cate
Eyebrows– Jumo Britani
Eyes– Euphoric Dolly Babe Eyes
Tattoo – Sn@tch Filligree Sternum Tattoo
Eyeshadow Applier – Alaskametro Babygoth
Nails – Maitreya Lara
Lipstick Applier – Lelutka Cate
Hair – Truth Poetry
Pose – Lyrium Mimsy Animation (Free Gift at La Vie en Pose/Group is Free to Join)
Backdrop – BH9 Like That V1


Horror Vibes

Horror Vibes

Hello hello Fab Free’rs, of the many many things I love about what I like to call Halloween season are the scary movies. I’m particularly fond of classic horror, and I can’t help but love the horror comedy smashup that is Young Frankenstein. What does all of that have to do with this post? Why the pillows of course! I have a few fabulous freebie finds to share for this post. I hope you like them.

MoonPhase

These too-cool-for-words pillows and the cheeky embroidery wall art pieces are a free group gift at MoonPhase. These decor items are all every bit as awesome in person as they are in photos. The MoonPhase group is free to join. Also, there are other free group gifts available.
Moonphase Freegroup Gift!

ChicModa

In addition to the fantastic decor items, I picked up the latest group gift at ChicModa. My cropped tee reads “Drink Up Witches” and I think it is so so cute. The ChicModa group is free to join for a limited time, so do not wait to join!

Sizes Included: Maitreya Lara, Slink Hourglass, MeshBody Legacy
ChicModa Group Gift // Drink Up Witches Top
Project Crystal’s Fashion

Lastly, a new-to-me shop called Project Crystal’s Fashion has a pair of perfect-for Halloween body suits for just 1 linden on the Marketplace. I did attempt to find an in-world location, but was unsuccessful. I’ve always liked the idea of wearing certain more lingerie-like pieces as outerwear in a fashion sense. This is for me one of those “fashion experiments” if you will. I wore one of the BOM layer bodysuits under the high-cropped top from ChicModa.

::PCF:: Elinor Body Gift - BoM - Wear me/Touch me

Credits:

  • HairLamb – Heart
  • HeadCatwa HDPRO Majer Soft
  • SkinDeetalez – Doutzen II
  • ShirtChicModa – Sadystika Tee – Halloween VIP – Free Group Gift/Group Temporarily Free to Join
  • Bodysuit – Project Crystal’s Fashion – Elinor Body Gift – 1L on the Marketplace
  • PantsVinyl – Poprocks Tomboy Rolled Up Jeans
  • TattooMister Razzor – Bella Tattoo
  • SandalsNo Cabide – Blair Shoes
  • PillowsMoonPhase – Horror Pillow Gift – Free Group Gift/Group is Free to Join
  • Embroidery – MoonPhase – Halloween Embroidery Gift – Free Group Gift/Group is Free to Join
  • LaptopCREATiCA – Boss Notebook
  • CatFashionably Dead – Cat 02 Sleeping Curled

Pose by Lyrium

Photo taken at Backdrop City