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A Warming Trend

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I see a trend.

This warm weather thing must be a trend. I think a few of us have been longing for a break from the cold weather. If you are also into fantasy roleplay (or even if you are not), I’ve found a warm weather outfit that may just suit your fancy. I took a stroll among the flowers with it, but I can see it fitting into a roleplay wardrobe too.

The dress.

The latest group gift from EvelineInTheBox is easily one of my favorite gifts from the creator yet. It is very elaborate with a plunging neckline, shoulder straps, a strap across the chest, and very unique sleeves that sort of remind me of “I dream of Jeanie.” As always, the group is free to join, making the gift free to you.

Sizes it comes in:

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

Wrap it up.

I paired my new dress with a unique gift from Merlific. These Maitreya specific leg wraps not only fit like a dream, they are sexy too. The group is free to join, making the gift free as well. You’ll get a gift package that contains five colors (black, white, red, blue, and purple). I’m showing off the black in my picture as it matched my outfit. Don’t miss your chance to pick these up!

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Astrid (Portia Swords) is wearing…

Body – Maitreya – Lara
Head – Catwa Head – Tumble
Head Applier – Glam Affair – Alba Applier
Eyes – IKON Hope Eyes – Wight
Hair – Truth – Elaine
Dress – EvelineInTheBox – Raelyn (Free group gift/0L/Group is free to Join)
Leg Wraps – Merlific – Diana Straps Maitreya Only (Free group gift/0L/Group is Free to Join)

Sim Location – Le Sixieme Sens

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Not Just Another Fantasy

Not Just Another Fantasy

Halloween is the perfect time to fill out your fantasy wardrobe… and 7 Deadly s{K}ins is making that a little easier this month with two excellent fantasy skins as their group gifts. You first saw the Ladies gift shown off [HERE] by Sheidey. But the men were not left out this month.

If you are a group member (the group fee is 150L) you can pick up the men’s gift at 7 Deadly s{K}ins in the fantasy tone shown above. It includes 3 versions… a clean face and 2 different white bearded versions, each with different brow options. Included in the package are appliers for slink hands and feet as well as the slink body appliers and omega appliers as well. Be sure to hit “accept” when you see all the pop ups, as the omega package does come separately from the slink package. You don’t want to miss getting the extra box.

I also picked up this very nice FREE necklace as part of the Men Only Hunt. I thought it had a fantasy feel and decided to include it in my post. This is the gift from etham and is a fairly elaborate and well made silver and blue design on a black cord. It would be an excellent addition to any gentleman’s wardrobe. Just teleport to etham and hunt down the iconic beer symbol and this classic pendant is yours FREE.

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Loki is wearing…

Body and Hands – Slink
Skin – 7 Deadly s{K}ins – Crowley fantasy gift (Free group gift/0L/group is 150L to Join)
Eyes – IKON Hope Eyes – Wight
Hair – DuraSL13B Gift in Milky Platinum
Piercings – [CerberusXing] Blade Set Gold
Necklace – etham – MOH8 Necklace (0L for the Men Only Hunt)

Sim Location – Venta Silurum

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In the Mood for Roleplay

In the Mood for Roleplay

It’s Sunday! And as usual, The White Armory has out a beautiful FREE group gift for us to enjoy. Roleplay is a staple in my Second Life to do list, and I was really excited about this Sunday’s FREE gift and wanted to show it to you, with a reminder to head down to The White Armory and pick up this gift before it’s gone. You’ll have until next Sunday, when a new FREE gift will be set out.

This gift includes the dress you see me wearing in the picture above, as well as system leggings and socks, which I opted out of due to my mesh body. I added a few other details, such as daggers and a pair of boots, and the outfit was perfect without adding the leggings. The dress is mesh and comes in all the standard sizes, making it a great addition to your roleplay wardrobe! Head to The White Armory and pick up this great gift!

As for me… I’m off to see what kind of roleplay trouble I can stir up at the sim I call my roleplay home now that I have the perfect outfit! 😉

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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 – Truth – Amelia
Daggers – [Body Factory] Legend Knife Holster in Black
Dress – The White Amory – Goddess Andraste Dress Set – Bracken (Free Group Gift/0L/Group is Free to Join)
Boots – The White Amory – Cheema D’ali Boots Set – Black

Sim Location – Crest of Vrek’mar Roleplay Sim

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Catch Me in your Dreams

Catch Me in Your Dreams

25L Tuesdays are a dream come true for roleplayers in Second Life… though I think this special item I came across today would please just about anyone. On a Lark has a pretty camisk out that roleplayers may just want to add to their wardrobe… and those of you who wear modern clothes could wear it with a pair of jeans and call it a pretty shirt. This is the “Envelop” top by On a Lark.

You can buy this pretty camisk today in a multitude of colors (and I do mean a lot of colors) for just 25L each. It comes in all your standard mesh sizes, as well as Freya, Isis, Venus, Maitreya, Belleza, Physique, and Hourglass, and each of the fits comes in two different textures for each color — a plain and a damask. Beware if you wear it alone! It covers the front but not the hiney (*winks*). I’m showing you a picture at the bottom of this post so you can see the pretty bow in the back that is the icing on the cake so to speak.

Pixel Box offered a weekend gift of a necklace Dreamcatcher that I added to my pretty look. This is a FREE TO ALL gift that you can pick up at the store. Sunday was supposed to be the last day that the gift was out, but when I checked this morning, it was still there… so I recommend haste if you like it and don’t want to miss out!

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Astrid (Portia Swords) is wearing…

Body – Maitreya – Lara
Hands and Feet – Slink
Head – CATWA head Annie
Skin and Head Applier – Lumae – Eirtae – T7- Nutmeg // Bare with Freckles
Eyes – IKON Hope Eyes – Coffee
Hair – Exile – Where We Belong
Necklace – Pixel Box – Gift Steampunk Dreamcatcher Steampunk Long (FREE to all Gift/0L/No Group Required) – HURRY, this offer could end at any time!
Outfit – On a Lark – Envelop – in snow (25L for 25L Tuesday)

Pose by Lorien

Sim Location – Crest of Vrek’mar Roleplay Sim

Astrids Signature


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Roar

Greetings FabFree Readers,

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I am indulging in a bit of fantasy Medieval role play today for this missive. I saw this dashing set from C&N Gorian Designs and knew it was time for some ‘days of yor’.  This is the ‘Lion’ set from C&N Gorian Designs and it’s the current free Group Gift. However, with this being so close to the end of the month it may be changed out very soon. This set comes with the tunic the leggings, the boots and the separate hood, plus the belt and sword. The boots, belt and hood are all modifiable with a built in script to get a prefect fit. The mesh tunic and leggings come in the standard mesh sizes from XS to XL. As with every item from C&N, I have found this outfit to be superbly details and extremely well built.

The C&N Gorian Designs group is a small 25L to join and is well worth the lindens for all of the gifts and lucky boards. The group Gift board requires a 1L payment which is immediately refunded.

I Remain Most Sincerely Yours,

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Gabriel is Wearing

Hair – Dura – Boy 63
EyesIKON – Hope Eyes in “Field”
Hands + NailsSlink– SLink Male Hands + Basic Nail HUD
Skin7 Deadly S{K}ins – Daan

 

Outfit + Boots – C&N Gorian Designs – Lion – (FREE/0L/Group Gift group is 25L to join)

 

Location – Blithe

 

 

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Sir Edward

Sir Edward

If you’ve considered the roleplay scene, but have not yet dived in, and you’d like a set of FREE roleplay clothes to get started with, I would highly recommend stopping by Empire of Quality to pick up their FREE to all gift for men. They currently have out two panels called “Sir Edward” that give boxes to customers. Simply buy them for 0L.

One box is called “Sir Edward *dark” and in it you will find a pair of system pants, a system shirt, as well as a resizable flexi kilt and sculpted belt. These items are incredibly well textured. This box includes the burgundy and coal color shown, as well as a shirt with navy highlights, and one with royal purple highlighting. The other “Sir Edward” FREE to all gift comes in a variety of blue shades if that is your preference. Add a pair of boots and some roleplay props and you’ll be set for roleplay adventures!

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Loki is wearing…

Hands – Slink
Skin – Birth Skins – Axel Skin (Coastal) trail.b.hair_Bruiser
Eyes – IKON Vanity Eyes – Parchment
Hair – Mina – Harry
Tattoo – .Reckless. – Guerrero (Faded)
Piercings – [CerberusXing] Blade Set Gold
Shield – The Forge – Celtic Shield
Sword – The Forge – Ancient Sword of the Celts
Outfit  – Empire of Quality – Sir Edward *dark (0L/FREE to all gift)
Shoes – GothiCatz [380] Shoes – Outlander Boots in Black

Pose by ~Reel Poses

Sim Location  – Incantre

 

Astrids Signature_Loki


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Medieval Camp Out

When was the last time you went camping? Nooooo… I don’t mean in the great outdoors! I mean sitting your avatar in one of those chairs that gives you a great gift! If you haven’t done it in a while, the outfit below from C&N is a good reason to do so. You can always sit your avatar in the chair while you are away having dinner or if you need to answer some pesky emails! Either way, this prize is well worth the goods if you are a serious medieval or gorean roleplayer.

Medieval Camp Out

The Medieval Greatjon Outfit above is just one of the offered 90 minute camping chair prizes at C&N Designs. Currently there are 2 camping chair prizes for men, 2 lucky letter chair prizes, and 1 lucky letter board prize. You’ll need to be in the group to get access to these FREE gifts. This will set you back a one-time fee of 25L, but all the offered gifts are excellent, and the lucky letter board/chairs randomly switch out, for a variety of outfits.

I was really pleased at the end of my 90-minute camp out when my Greatjon Outfit was delivered. It comes fully outfitted (yes pun intended) with all the goods. You get the system clothing layers as well as appliers for Omega and the Mesh project. It also comes with the mesh gloves, boots, and the belt with the attached dagger. It’s the full kit and caboodle… FREE! Well free except for your time. But I was busy having dinner anyway!

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When I got back to my keyboard and discovered that I was on the last leg of my “camping trip”, I was lucky enough to see that my letter had come up on the lucky letter board… and so I also picked up one of the FREE random prizes on the lucky letter board from C&N. I wanted to show you the great quality of these roleplay outfits as well. This is the Medieval Viking Outfit in Red. It too is the full outfit with bracers and boots included. It is system layers only (no appliers for mesh bodies), but still of outstanding quality for roleplay and well worth the 25L group join fee for a chance at any of these lucky letter chairs or boards.

The other camping chair had a gift well worth camping for as well, but dinner was done and I had things to do. I may pick that one up on another evening.

So until next time… roleplay on!

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Loki is wearing…

Both Outfits:
Skin – Birth Skins – Axel Skin (Coastal) trail.b.hair_Bruiser
Eyes – IKON Vanity Eyes – Parchment
Hair – Mina – Harry
Tattoo – .Reckless. – Guerrero (Faded)
Piercings – [CerberusXing] Blade Set Gold
Necklace – .:Angel of Metal:. Thor Hammer Necklace in Gold

 

Outfit 1:
Outfit – C&N – Medieval Greatjon Outfit Brown v2 (0L/FREE 90 Minute Group Camping Chair/Group is 25L to Join)

Pose by ~Reel Poses

 

Outfit 2:
Outfit – C&N – Medieval Outfit Viking Red (0L/FREE Group Lucky Letter Board/Group is 25L to Join)
Shield – The Forge – Celtic Shield
Sword – The Forge – Ancient Sword of the Celts

Pose by String Me Up

Sim Location – Crest of Vrek’Mar Roleplay Sim (adult Sim)

 

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Blessing Abi

Blessing Abi

I’m back with another pretty roleplay outfit for you! This lovely floral camisk is the FREE April Group Gift from EvelineInTheBox and it is a winner for sexy roleplay style! (Though with something this pretty you could wear it out of roleplay too!). The gift is yours FREE with your Group Tag and the Group is FREE to join. You get all the standard mesh sizes.

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I also wanted to show you another pretty hunt item from the Medieval Fantasy Hunt XV. I stopped by Acios along the Blessing Path and picked up the FREE hunt gift… this dainty necklace with its healer symbol on a blue disk. This would be perfect for someone who roleplayed a healer in a medieval roleplay sim. Acios is also giving away a Curse path gift FREE as well, which is equally nice… another necklace in a fiery red. It too is well worth hunting for!

Enjoy the rest of your evening!

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Astrid (Portia Swords) is wearing…

Body – Maitreya – Lara
Hands – Slink
Head – LeLutka – Simone
Head & Skin appliers – Lumae :: Eirtae – T3 – Shell // Melusine (100L featured @ Genre)
Eyes – IKON Hope Eyes – Armor
Hair – Analog Dog – Five
Outfit – EvelineInTheBox – Abi (0L/FREE Group Gift/Group is FREE to Join)
Necklace – Acios – Necklace of Blessing (0L/FREE Gift for the Medieval Fantasy Hunt XV – Blessing Trail, Female)

Pose by Belle Epoque

Sim Location – Crest of Vrek’Mar Roleplay Sim (adult Sim)

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A Highlands Lady

Hey there, FabFree folks!

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Even as the new year is starting up, some things are winding down. I almost missed the nifty little Holiday Hunt over on Renaissance Island. The good folks at Renaissance Island have hidden 22 gifts all over the town each one priced at 0L. My favorite has to be this gorgeous tartan gown, Bayberry from G. Sloane. It has a nice holiday feel if you need something for next year’s December role plays but it isn’t overly Christmas-y. I added a picture so you can see the gown without the stole.

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I added the lovely ‘Silver Fox Stole’ from Tayren’s Fantasy Fashions to make my new gown a little more snow – friendly. This elegant stole comes with a longer scarf version for your gentleman too.

Don’t be intimidated by the idea of a ‘Sim wide’ Hunt, this hunt is fun and easy and the organizers provided a great list of hints you can grab from the Hunt poster at the landing point.  What you can’t do is wait around. This Hunt ends on January 6th so hurry over!

 

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Julianna is wearing –

Skin Lumae – Tinselberry
Hands + Nails– Slink mesh Casual Hands + Basic nail HUD
Ears – Aitui – Traveller Plug Gacha ears (50L per play Gacha in main store)
Eyes IKON – Hope Eyes in Field and Passion
HairEMO-tions – Sabienne
Dress – G. Sloane – Bayberry – (FREE/0L/ Renaissance Holiday Hunt prize)

Stole – Tayren’s Fantasy Fashions – Silver Fox Stole – (FREE/0L/Renaissance Holiday Hunt Prize)

 

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Sweet Lies on the Throne

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“War was easier than daughters.” [Ned Stark – Game of Thrones]

Daffy’s GadgetMania has decided to participate in the Get To Know Us Hunt and is generously serving up three FREE glorious prizes… this throne called Gift 2-DS-666 Gothic/Gorean Throne being one of the three. It is fit for a king… or a Queen… or a man home from war with too many daughters who needs to relax a little. It has tons of poses built into the main seat and on the sides as well (on the pillows) and against the arms and the entire kit and kaboodle is only 13 prim. For a huge throne this detailed, that’s impressive! And less stressful for Ned Stark than war OR daughters!

Now, prewarning… these three hunt prizes by Daffy’s GadgetMania are FREE… but the hunt is not for the faint of heart. The store is adult themed in a bit of a horror type manner. The hunt itself is based on a series of clues within the store and is a set of steps before the prize reveals itself. If haunted houses or disturbing images are too much for you, this store’s hunt is not for you (I did the rest of the stores on this mini hunt and they were not gruesome, only this one). The prize is worth it, but I don’t want anyone to say “why didn’t you warn me about the blood?!” Well… aren’t many thrones won by a sword, spear, and blood? (At least in Game of Thrones, right?)

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“Life is not a song, Sweetling. You may learn that one day to your sorrow.” [Littlefinger to Sansa Stark – Game of Thrones]

You may not decide to sing a song in this lovely toga style dress called Lucrecia Green by Sweet Lies (which comes in the style shown or in a more risky adult style that shows much much more skin) but you’ll look daring and beautiful rather in song or in sorrow while wearing it — whether it be next to the throne or sitting on it.  Better yet, this fabulous get up comes with jewelry included (a necklace, armlets, and anklets) and is FREE by slapping the Midnight Mania board at Sweet Lies. The board requires group membership but that too is FREE, fear not and cry not!

The dress is mesh, comes in all the standard mesh sizes and is perfect for roleplay. The jewelry comes in both scripted and unscripted versions for re-sizing and the scripted versions have an option to remove the script once you are done to save on lag. It’s a sweet deal from Sweet Lies!

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“Freedom means making your own choices.” [Daenerys – Game of Thrones]

… and I choose to sit on the throne! At least briefly. And in this lovely little number called Etel by Sweet Lies, which is another FREE offering currently up on the Midnight Mania Boards. Again, you’ll need the group (FREE join) to slap the board, but this Mesh outfit in all the standard sizes with all its included accessories is worth the group space and the time to slap the board. Don’t miss out!

There are six total Midnight Mania boards up if neither of these outfits catch your fancy! Be sure to see if you like any of the others available! I managed to snag and close down 4, but am only showing 2 here. There is also one up for guys!

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“You could rattle the stars. You could do anything, if only you dared. And deep down you know it, too. That’s what scares you most.” [Elena – Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas.]

If you are looking for something more queenly, more stately, more fierce… I have just the look for you. In this attire any woman could rattle the stars.

Sweet Lies currently has a gorgeous array of 30L gachas available in-store. I found two that were simply my favorite and paired them together to get this look. The dress is called Tauriel and the detailing is amazing (can you believe this is one of the commons? Imagine the rares!) and for 30L a spin you are getting an amazing deal. These dresses are also fitmesh (swoons).

I paired the dress with a 30L spin on the Savage Spring Armor & Crown Gacha and was granted a Rusty Gold which was a perfect match for my look. For just 30L you get both the pauldrons AND the matching crown in the box (woot! woot!) and you don’t have to spin multiple times to try to match the two like with many gachas. So I simply adored this gacha and this outfit pairing! A deal for sure!

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Rattle the stars or sit on the throne (or both!)…

All Outfits:

Body – Maitreya Lara Mesh Body

Hands and Feet – Slink

Skin – Essences – Quinta07 *medium02 brunette

Eyes – NoirOptix – Mojave Eyes

Eyeliner and Lashes – Oceane Eyeliner 1 and Alluring Mesh Lashes

Hair – [Runaway Hair] – Margaery Hair

Throne – Daffy’s GadgetMania – DS-666 Gothic/Gorean Throne (0L Hunt Gift/Get to Know Us Hunt Prize)

Outfit 1:

Outfit – Sweet Lies – Lucrecia – Full outfit with accessories (0L Midnight Mania Prize/Group Required/Free Group Join)

Pose by Daffy’s GadgetMania Gothic/Gorean Throne

Outfit 2:

Outfit – Sweet Lies – Etel Teal Outfit – Full outfit with accessories (0L Midnight Mania Prize/Group Required/Free Group Join)

Pose by Daffy’s GadgetMania Gothic/Gorean Throne

Outfit 3:

Outfit – Sweet Lies Tauriel Dress Fitmesh Box 1 (30L Gacha Prize @ the Mainstore)

Accessories – Sweet Lies Savage Spring Armor & Crown Rusty Gold (30L Gacha Prize @ the Mainstore)

Pose by [ .:SOPHERIAN:. ]

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