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This Fae

This Fae

This little fae is emerging from the forest to dance amongst the toadstools in the moonlight.  No time to play tricks or be mischievous tonight, it’s all about the magic of nature and the light of the moon.

It’s a Decoy!

In my wanderings, I came across Mystic Realms.  There are a few gifts nestled at the landing point in the myriad of stalls.  I found this super cool outfit courtesy of Decoy – it comes with the little leaf bikini, and the curling vines around the arms and legs.  To get it, nothing could be easier…just click and buy for 0L.  Yay!  A free fairy look!  I love that!

Sizes

  • Legacy
  • Maitreya
  • Reborn
  • Maitreya Petite

What forest magic will you be creating today?

xox
Aline

Aline is Wearing…

Clothes

Outfit – Decoy Forest Fae HD (Free Gift @ Mystic Realms/No Group Join Required)

Body   

Mesh Body – Maitreya Lara
Mesh Head – Lelutka Cate
Skin Applier –  Glam Affair Cate
Eyebrows– Jumo Britani
Eyes– Euphoric Dolly Babe Eyes
Tattoo – Sn@tch Filigree Sternum Tattoo
Eyeshadow – Lelutka Cate
Lipstick –  Alaskametro Rosy
Nails – Maitreya Lara
Hair – Olive The Kia Hair
Sim – Forest of Mystical Dreams


Three Lovely Lindens!

Something New: Hoppity!
What can 2L buy you?  Well, if you are a FabFree Goddess…a lot!  This adorable little outfit was just 2L on Marketplace from our friends over at Cherie Couture.  You get the outfit, the ears, and the basket! And, yes, there is a wee cotton tail! It’s all system clothes, but the new trick of “ADD” will have you dolled up in seconds.  The basket can be worn or rezzed.  ALL THIS CUTENESS FOR TWO LIL LINDENS!

Have one more Linden?  This pose set is from Something New’s Easter Collection and is called Hoppity Easter.  You can grab this fabulous pose complete with bunny and egg at the Evil Bunny Hunt  which runs April 2nd- 30th (follow this NICE HINT- It’s Bunny Time so get Hoppity Hoppity!).  The hunt item is 1L.

So, get crackin’ and treat yourself to some beautiful new clothes and toys…all for 3 wee Linden!!

Outfit Sizes:

  • System Layers
Desi is Wearing… 
Clothing
Outfit  – Cherie Couture Easter Bunny Costume (outfit, ears and basket) (2L on Marketplace)
Shoes
Boots – Brii Underground – Mesh Burlesque
Jewelry
Earrings – Ysoral – Adele 

Body   

Mesh Body – Maitreya Lara
Mesh Head – Lelutka Kaya
Head Applier – Session Skins Candy 
Eyebrows – Finer Threads – Louise
Eyes – Lotus – Royalty

Makeup
Nails – Maitreya Lara
Lipstick – Lempika – #47
Eyeshadow – Lempika – #4

Hair
Hair – Olive – Cinnamon

Props & Poses
Pose & Props – Something New  Hoppity Easter  (1L on the Evil Bunny Hunt)
Location – Backdrop City

 


The Look of the Week!

Purple Moon: Look of the Week
My heart breaks when one of my favorite designers leaves the grid.  Had you known me 12 years ago, you would know I as one of the Rebel Hope Super Fans.  But, sadly, that store is no more.  Purple Moon, one of FAVORITE designers, left the grid a while back.  Each design was unique and there were just amazing deals each week for fresh NEW styles not found other places. Their Advent Calendar was, hands down, the very best on the grid.   My heart broke when Purple Moon closed up shop.

But, I am happy to report, Purple Moon is BACK!!!  Now Called PM, they are sporting a smaller boutique with fabulous fresh designs and updates for previous threads.  There are Group Gifts (99L Group Fee) and Lucky Chairs, but my new fave?  The Look of the Week!  Pictured above, the Look of the week offers up one design for 55L.  This adorable little jumper is just in time to usher in the Spring!  This jumper will be available until April 4th, so run, ladies!

Dress Sizes:

  • Maitreya
  • Legacy
  • Freya
Desi is Wearing… 
Clothing
Jumpsuit – Purple Moon (PM)  Elsie (55L Look of the Week)
Shoes
Heels – Starlight Apparel Bae
Jewelry
Earrings – Ysoral  Adele 

Body   

Mesh Body – Maitreya Lara
Mesh Head – Lelutka Kaya
Head Applier – Session Skins Candy 
Eyebrows – Finer Threads  Louise
Eyes – Lotus –Royalty

Makeup

Nails – Maitreya Lara
Lipstick – Lempika – #47
Eyeshadow – Lempika – #4

Hair
Hair – Olive Virgo

Props & Poses
Pose & Backdrop – Le Poppycock – Beauty Break: Follow the Sun (Rare) (75L pull on Next Up)
Location – Backdrop City


Where Everybody Knows Your Name

Where Everybody Knows Your Name

Hey gang,

It’s that time again, time for some steamy hot chocolate (I’m one of those oddballs who doesn’t drink coffee), and it’s time for another Wicked Wednesday Sale!  Woohoo!

Where Everybody Knows Your Name

I absolutely love going to the new cafe at the Mystic Dreamers Mall.  It’s so cozy with the snow falling outside, and those little hammies always keeping the drinks fresh and super yummy (they bake too!  The chocolate chip cookies are to die for!).  It’s a great place to kick back a bit with friends and it’s one of those places you always feel welcome.  Those little cafe keepers always know too when I’ve had one of *those days* and I need an extra kick in my cocoa!  Ahhh, nothing like a bit of rum mixed in to make it extra warm and relaxing!

You know what is right across the courtyard from the cafe?  Shanti!  That’s where I picked up this absolutely adorable outfit for only 50L thanks to Wicked Wednesdays.  You can find this Wicked Wednesday deal available from now until early Thursday.  No group needed either!  You might want to join the Wicked Wednesday Group though to get the ad each week, that way, you don’t miss anything!  This dress fits:

  • Classic Fitmesh Sizes
  • Belleza
  • Maitreya
  • Slink

The boots come with it but are standard sizes.  I made mine work with a little bit of alpha and they look super cute!

This deal is active now, but don’t wait too long, by Thursday the sale ends.

Maybe we will see you at the cafe!  Stop by, grab a mug of something wonderful and spend some time by the cozy fire!

 

Arielle is looking fabulous in…

Clothes

Outfit – Shanti Yukiko Outfit (50L for Wicked Wednesdays Sale)
Necklace – Supernatural Ana necklace Gold
Glasses – Just Yaska Tina Glasses

Body 

Mesh Body – Maitreya  Lara
Mesh Head –Lelutka Nova EvoX
Skin – Enfer Sombre Madison Cream EvoX
Eyes – Lotus Generation Eyes
Hair – Stealthic Intrepid
Lips – HS Chloe Brat

Extras

Mug – Olive. The BunTEA Mug
Location – Day Dreamers Cafe’ @ Mystic Dreamers Mall


Blue Rose

Blue Rose

Hello and Happy Weekend, FabFree. I know this weekend s a frantic one for me! Have you seen all there is to do and see on the Grid right now?? Of course, our own FabFree Fallen Leaves and Frost is my personal favorite but there tons of other hunts going on that need our attention. Like the 6th Aniversary Hunt going on at Belle Epoque!

There are so many wonderful gifts (30 to be precise)in this store hunt that I had a hard time choosing one to show. But this sporty casual shirt dress is my fav. This is “Rose” and you can grab it for free in the Birthday Hunt. All of the gifts in the Hunt are totally free and there are even some friends of Belle Epoque with items in the Hunt.

For example my lovely new necklace from On a Lark. Not only is it beautifully made, the entire necklace is resizable and easily modified so I was able to make it fit perfectly. That is really something I appreciate since I’m not exactly the average avatar size elf.

The Belle Epoque 6th Anniversary Hunt runs until  the 30th of the month so go get your hunt on!

Sizes Included for “Rose”

  • Maitreya
  • Legacy

To celebrate my new dress I made a quick jump over to Olive to take advantage for the great weekend sales going on now. There are four hair styles up at the front desk ranging from 60 to 75L on a couple of different sales. I grabbed this lovely style “Awake Hair” for the 75L price. It includes a full fatpack of colors too!

That’s it for now FabFolks, I got to run… so many sales to get too! Later gaters!

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Juli’s Stylin’

    • Mesh Head – LeLutka (Spencer- w/ my own edited shape)
    • Mesh Body – Maitreya – Lara
    • Ears – Swallow – Crossover
    • Eyes – IKON – Hope Eyes in Field and Passion
    • Freckles Applier – [pout!] – Freckles and Beauty Marks Set
    • Skin + Body Freckles – The Skinnery – Aimee + Peach Maitreya Applier

Dress – Belle Epoque – Rose – FREE/0L – Free prize for the 6th Anniversary Hunt

Jewelry – On a Lark – Elemental Necklace – FREE/0L – Free prize for the 6th Anniversary Hunt

Hair – Olive – Awake Hair – 75L fatpack for the Saturday Sale

Photo Location – Backdrop City


Goodness Green Gracious!

Goodness Green Gracious!

I know that green seems to be popping up all over the place these past few days, but I for one am all for it.  Here in the frozen North, we’ve still got a while to go before things start even thinking about turning green!  Right now it’s what we like to call “Fool’s Spring” – where a few days of sunshine and *slightly* warmer weather has everyone thinking Spring is on its way…then the snow hits again!  Bring on the green!

Fabulous and Free

I don’t know if you’ve noticed, but Lybra sure have been knocking it out of the park these days!  They have hunts and free gifts galore going on!  And of course, near and dear to my heart is the new FabFree group gift that just popped up.  This sexy dress comes in a full fatpack of colours, and it’s flirty and femme in all the right ways.  Of course, to get it all you need to do is join our FREE group, and then click on the vendor.  Lovely!

Sizes

  • Alice
  • Freya
  • Hourglass
  • Isis
  • Maitreya

Hunting for Doves

I told you the other day about the monthly hunt that Lybra is taking part in at The Free Dove, but this month there are actually TWO free hunts going on at The Free Dove!  The second is sponsored by Chop Zuey, which means lots of pretty jewelry.  This time you’re looking for 10 white doves (5 at The Free Dove and 5 at Chop Zuey).  To pick up these gifts, you need to be a member of the Free Dove group which is free to join.  I’m showing off the Star Crossed and Yareli bracelets.  You’ve got until the end of the month to take part in this hunt!

 

GREEN I SAY!

xox
Aline

Aline is Wearing…

Clothes

Dress – Lybra October (Free Gift for Members of Fabulously Free in SL Group/Group is Free to Join)
Earrings – LaGyo Stardust
Bracelet 1 – Chop Zuey Star Crossed Bracelets (Free Gift on the Free Dove Hunt/Group is Free to Join)
Bracelet 2 – Chop Zuey Yareli Bracelet (Free Gift on the Free Dove Hunt/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 Filigree Sternum Tattoo
Eyeshadow Applier – Lelutka Cate
Lipstick Applier – Lelutka Cate
Nails – Maitreya Lara
Hair –  Olive The Heartbreaker Hair
Pose – Foxcity Infatuation
Sim – Private


Mardi Gras Gift Madness

Mardi Gras Gift Madness

There is a free hunt at Wonderland Beach in celebration of Mardi Gras– but you have to hurry, the hunt ends on the 17th.  Luckily, the gifts for the Love and Camouflage Hunt are pretty easy to find.  All you have to do is look for the Mardi Gras mask in the shops on the sim to find your gifts.  I found this great cami dress from TrendZy Apparel with a star pattern.  It also came with a pair of heels.  I am not wearing them because I wanted to show off these cute ankle boots I found on the hunt from Grumble.  I loved the rainbow hearts– which happened to match well with another hunt gift, the bangle bracelets from SugarBaker.

As I mentioned earlier, this terrific hunt ends on February 17th.  So you will have to hurry to snatch up these great gifts.

Dress Sizes Included

  • Belleza – Freya, Isis, Venus
  • Maitreya
  • eBody
  • Altamura
  • TMP
  • SLink – Hourglass, Physique

Viol is Wearing…

Clothes:

Dress – TrendZy Apparel – Cammy Dress (Free at the Love and Camouflage Hunt at Wonderland Beach)
Shoes – Grumble – Alicia Boots Rainbow Hearts (Free at the Love and Camouflage Hunt at Wonderland Beach)

Stockings – Tip 2 Toe – Intrigue Thigh High Stockings Black
Bracelets – SugarBaker – Mardi Gras Bangle (Free at the Love and Camouflage Hunt at Wonderland Beach)

Body:

Mesh Body – Maitreya Lara
Mesh Head – Catwa Sofia
Head Applier – LAQ Natasha BOM Skin (Free Gift/Group is Free to Join)
Body Applier – LAQ Next Level Body Skin
Eyes – Avi-Glam – Twinkle Eyes (Free Gift/Group is 10L to Join)
Nails –  Alaskametro Cosmic Nail Applier (75L)
Lipstick – Velour – Beauty Queen (Free Gift/Group is Free to Join)
Eyeshadow (highlighter) – Alaskametro – Rose Gold (Free Gift at The Free Dove)
Blush – Peekaboo – Burn Hearts (Free Group Gift/Group is 50L to join)
Hair – Olive – Peach hair

Sim – Southern Roots


Bern-ing Love

Bern-ing Love

Yesterday, I showed you the lovely gifts that are on offer from Shanti on the inaugural FabFree Valentine’s Day Hunt.  I want to dive into the offerings by Paper.Sparrow (our very own Bunnie Francis is the designer!) and go on a little rant that I will most likely be killed for later.  It was nice knowing you all.  Bunnie is a very selfless, creative, kind, and generous person.  She’ll listen when you need an ear, and she’s always coming up with new ways to give to our community.  I am really lucky to have a Bunnie in my life, because she is a little ball of energy and creativity that truly inspires.  Thank you for organizing this hunt, Bunbun!

High and Low

So, the thing with Arielle and Bunnie hiding things is that they’re quite good at it.  I’ve warned you!  When you do the Paper.Sparrow part of the FabFree hunt, located at our Info Hub,  you’ll find this lovely dress and heels (sized for Belleza, Maitreya, Ocacin, Slink & Voluptuous) for just 1L each.  So sweet, right?  Then, if you wear your FabFree tag while you’re hunting, you’ll be able to grab these massive decor hearts featuring a very cozy Bernie S. on them for free! They come in a pile of pretty candy hues.  I think I’ll look just like him at work tomorrow… Anyway!  You know what I mean!

Dress Sizes

  • Freya
  • Hourglass
  • Isis
  • Maitreya
  • Ocacin
  • Physique
  • Venus
  • Voluptuous

Come join us on our hunt, we would be so happy to have you!

xox
Aline

Aline is Wearing…

Clothes

Dress – Paper.Sparrow Rose Pink Mary Dress (1L on the FabFree Valentine’s Hunt)
Shoes – Paper.Sparrow Rose Pink Mary Heels (1L on the FabFree Valentine’s Hunt)

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 – Lelutka Cate
Lipstick Applier – Lelutka Cate
Nails – Alaskametro BWR Nail Polish (Previously Blogged HERE)
Hair –  Olive The Awake Hair
Pose – Foxcity Juice
Sim – Private
Decor – Paper.Sparrow Bernie SweetHeart Tartes (Free Gift on the FabFree Valentine’s Hunt)


Hunting Hearts

Hunting Hearts

As promised, I’m back this evening to talk about the sweet little Valentines Day Hunt going on over at Poeme! If you know me, you know I love Poeme’s shop and the owner/designer, Elysiane Sapphire, is an absolute delight. She has very generously offered the Hunt prizes in a “Transferable” form so you can gift your sweetheart if you so desire. If that isn’t enough, she has also added a day to the Hunt to make sure we all have time to pick up these Valentines Day goodies.

I picked out the “Ruffle Me Up” dress in scarlet to show off as well as the “Love Me Red Choker” and the “Burning Love Tote”. But I picked up quite a few more things in the Hunt. Because you can never have too many plaid boots! Besides with everything only 15L this is one event that won’t wreck your pocketbook.

The Hunt now runs until February 15th so get over there and Hunt down some hearts!

Sizes Included

  • Belleza – Freya, Isis, Venus
  • Maitreya
  • SLink – Hourglass, Physique

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Juli’s Stylin’

  • Mesh Head – LeLutka (Spencer- w/ my own edited shape)
  • Mesh Body – Maitreya – Lara
  • Ears – Swallow – Crossover
  • Eyes – IKON – Hope Eyes in Field and Passion
  • Freckles Applier – [pout!] – Freckles and Beauty Marks Set
  • Hair – Olive – Good Morning
  • Shoes – Venus Shoes – Stella

Dress + Bag + Choker – Poeme – Valentines Day Hunt – 15L per prize Hunt

Photo Location – Backdrop City

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Every Day’s Clutter

Every Day's Clutter

There’s nothing I like better than random, pretty clutter.  I love piles of cute things to look at, and I love rearranging them on furniture until I can see it all and it tumbles at me gracefully.  I had so much fun putting this scene together that I quite lost track of time today!

Classy and Sassy

The January group gift has made its appearance at Sass, and it’s super cute.  It’s this grey and yellow babydoll dress that strikes a nice balance between cute but still utterly wearable in grey and yellow.  It’s a little breath of spring in the midst of winter for me, so I highly appreciate it.  You can grab this lovely dress by joining the Sass group for 10L and then paying the vendor 1L which will then be returned to you.  You may also want to grab the Teleport Hub version of the dress too while you’re there, that group is just 10L to join as well, so do check it out.

Sizes

  • Freya
  • Legacy
  • Maitreya
  • Hourglass

I Heart It!

When Astralia announced their latest group gift was a super cute desk and chair set, I knew I had to have it.  It’s adorable and girly in all the right ways.  The desk is heart-shaped, and it comes with a matching chair that kinda has me feeling a bit “Alice in the court of the Queen of Hearts”.  Just a vibe I’m getting!  Grab your own by joining the Astralia group for 149L, then you can dress up your desk area too!

Now, where did my fries go?

xox
Aline

Aline is Wearing…

Clothes

Dress – Sass Deedee (Free Group Gift/Group is 10L to Join)
Shoes – Pure Poison Bunny Pumps (35L for Group Members in the Outlet/Group is Free to Join)
Rings – Kibitz Lexa’s Rings

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 – Lelutka Cate
Lipstick Applier – Lelutka Cate
Nails – Maitreya Lara
Hair –  Olive The Samantha Hair
Pose – Foxcity Mani
Sim – Private

Decor

Desk & Chair – Astralia Vanity (Free Group Gift/Group is 149L to Join)
Box of Makeup – Tentacio Beauty Box
Floor Hydrangea – Apple Fall Hydrangea Bunch
Desk Hydrangea – The Green Door Hydrangea Pot
Head-Shaped Pot and Plant – Noveny Dumb Cane Pot 
Books – Peaches Inked Set
Journal and Headphones – Tentacio Sweet Home Diary
Burger and Fries – Random Matter Takeaway Burger Basket