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Just Call Me Wednesday

Beach Goth
Hello Fab Free’rs! I am always happy you’re here. So I’m just going to come out and say it, I call this look “when you’re goth af but you love the beach.” It’s true, I do love the beach and I certainly have my goth girl moments. There isn’t anything about this look, parasol and all, that I don’t love. I feel like a grown-up Wednesday Addams on summer holiday. The parasol, this killer swimsuit, and the gorgeous heels are all fabulous free or otherwise inexpensive finds. Keep reading and I’ll tell you the where and how of getting each one.

The Parasol – I found this adorably goth parasol by Kaos on the Marketplace for just 20 linden. It is just as you see though it is difficult to see the slightly speckled texture in this photo. The hold pose is built in, and it has resize scripts. I was even able to use the parasol with another pose and the parasol’s hold pose still worked. You can get your copy of this darkly cute parasol from the Kaos store on the Marketplace. Other colors are available also.

The Bikini – When I saw the ad for this bikini from Kenodoxy, I had one of those “I need that” kind of reactions. It is every bit as cute on as it was in the vendor photo. The swimsuit is a free group gift at Kenodoxy. It comes in several mesh sizes. The Kenodoxy group is free to join, so no reason to miss out on this awesome gift.
Mesh Sizes Included: Maitreya Lara, Slink (Hourglass, Physique), TMP, Belleza (Freya, Isis, Venus), Tonic (Curvy, Fine)

The Shoes – Those shoes though! I love everything about these free group gift shoes from VO.Z. The straps that wide around your calves are made to look like rose stems or vines. I think it makes them all the prettier. These shoes have a color change hud that lets you change the color of the heel, straps, the leaves, and the rose separately. To get your pair, head over to VO.Z and join the free-to-join VO.Z group.

Here are the details, enjoy!

Parasol w/hold – [Kaos] Cooky Parasol – Black – 20L on the Marketplace
HairRunAway – [RA] Wicca Hair – Grayscale
Head – CATWA HEAD Koura Bento
Sunglasses – Petite Mort– Lennon round specs
Skin – Essences  – Amber
Bikini – .:: KENODOXY ::. – Bea deux-pieces – Free Group Gift/Group is Free to Join
Tattoos – Nar Mattaru <Nar> Legend Tattoos
Shoes – [VO.Z] Rose Heels – Free Group Gift/Group is Free to Join
Body/Hands/Feet – Maitreya Mesh Body – Lara

*Pose by Le Poppycock
** Location – Baja Norte

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Everyone Loves a Scandal

Scandal

Hey There Fab Free! I hope everyone’s week is off to a good start so far. Mine has been joyously uneventful! For now I’m happy to be sharing this group gift top from Julia’s Scandal and these cute group gift ears from Pumec. I think they pair well together for a super cute casual look.

The Top – The corset-like belt really makes what would otherwise be a plain tee shirt seriously cute. I think this “top” by Julia’s Scandal is actually meant as a dress, but to be perfectly frank, Pru’s got too much booty for that! haha The top comes in the black and purple version shown as well as a white and blue version. I wore the dress/top from Julia’s Scandal with some plain black leggings and I think it’s real cute on. The bottom of the tee has enough flair to fit over the leggings. To get your copy of this cute gift, join the FREE Julia’s Scandal group and click this group gift vendor. Also this gift includes an alpha layer so it is compatible with classic avatars!

Mesh Sizes Included: eBody (Curvy, Fine), Maitreya Lara, Standard Fitted Mesh, Belleza (Isis, Freya, Venus), Slink (Hourglass, Physique)

The Ears – I want to start by saying that I was not sure what to expect from these mesh ears by Pumec. Now that I have tried them for myself, I highly recommend them. This set of ears is a current group gift at Pumec. They include a color change hud with several preset skintones, and the ability to adjust the skintone to match your skin. There are also a few color options for the piercings. They are also able to be sized using the same hud. The Pumec group has a join fee of 299 linden. There are several additional past group gifts available including a different pair of ears.

Here are the details, enjoy!

Hair – Runaway – [RA] Waterfall Hair – Essential – Past Hairology Gift *Originally Blogged Here

Head – CATWA HEAD Gwen

Skin –   Essences – Cinnamon – Medium02

Ears – [PUMEC] – Valentine’s day Gift ❤ – FREE Group Gift/Group is 299L to Join

Eye Shadow – Shiny Stuffs~ CATWA Mei Applier set

Shirt/Dress – ! Julia’s Scandal Sophia Dress Blue & purple – FREE Group Gift/Group is FREE to Join

Tatoos – ~silentsparrow~ Fox Love Tattoo Set

Leggings – Bueno – Leggings -Black

Body/Hands – Maitreya Mesh Body – Lara

*Poses by Signature Poses

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With Just a Little Bit of Pixie Dust

A Little Bit of Pixie Dust

Hello Fabulouses!  Ripley and I finished unpacking our prizes from the Pixies of Snow Hunt (you can read more about our adventure {HERE}), and discovered this exotic Neva skin from Stargazer Creations.  With cool blue and lavender tones swirled across a lighter blue base, this fantasy-themed skin would be ideal for role play.  I really was impressed by the quality of this free skin, and although it’s not my typical SL look, I really wanted to feature it in a blog post.  The prize box includes a skin layer for classic avatars and an Omega Advanced Applier, which allowed me to easily add the skin to both my Maitreya Lara body and Catwa head.  My picture really doesn’t do justice to Neva’s gorgeous tones and swirls of colors.  If you are planning to do some magical role play, and would like a free skin to start you on your journey, this free hunt gift from Stargazer Creations might be just what you need!  Ripley and I were able to complete the hunt in under an hour, so it won’t cost you a single Linden dollar and just a slight investment of time.

We’re off to find someone in need of a sprinkling of pixie dust.  Until my next post, happy shopping hunting!

~ Kat (and Ripley)

Kat is wearing…

Mesh Body:  Maitreya Lara

Mesh Head:  Catwa Kathy (Bento)

Skin Applier:  Stargazer Creations Neva (free prize in the Pixies of Snow Hunt0L)

Eyes:  IKON Charm Eyes in Storm

Hair: RunAway Hair Nymph

Outfit:  EverEve Complete Fantasy Outfit (120L on the Marketplace)

Diadem:  *RaMp* Aniron (99L on the Marketplace)

Pose:  aDORKable Poses (store closed)

Sim:  Elvenshire Mystical Fae Forest

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A Pleasant Surprise by Scandalize

Blog coming soon to FabFreeI hope I don’t sound like a broken record, but…

Hey there Fabulouses!  I know I have shown you several gifts from Scandalize over the last year, and so you probably are well aware that there is a giant wall full of sweet treats for VIPs, but every time I visit, it gets bigger with new additions.  In a notice to their inworld group recently, they mentioned that they have placed their lucky board prizes in with the group gifts, so you can just pick them up now if you didn’t win them in the boards!  With a 100L group join, you’ll overstuff your inventory with sexy little things!

Another Free Gift?  WOW!

The other day I picked up a few new to me Scandalize group gifts, and this Dian set was one of them.  Dian is a two piece matching set that goes on all in one click and includes a texture change HUD so you have the option to make it whatever colour you like…  or even mix and match top/skirt/button colours.

Sizes Included:

  • Maitreya Lara
  • Slink Physique & Hourglass
  • Belleza Freya, Isis & Venus

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Love is wearing…

Mesh Body – Maitreya Lara
Mesh Head – Catwa Catya
Head Applier –  DeetaleZ Maxille 2
Eyes – IKON Triumph Eyes Dusk
Hair –  Runaway Cinderella Hair
Dress – Scandalize Dian (free group gift / 0L /100L to join)
Pose – LW Poses Light In You (featured @ The XXX Event)
Sim –  The Last Forever

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It’s Called Hairology, Chantal

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Chantal

Hello hello Fab Free’rs! I’m so glad you’re here, I have a lot to share with you! So rather than ease into the post, I’ll just get right to the good stuff starting with this absolutely beautiful group gift skin from 7 Deadly Skins. I love the look of this face on the Catwa Sofia head. Her name is Chantal and she’s the November group gift at 7 Deadly Skins. The beauty marks really make the skin for me. This generous gift includes Omega body/head appliers in each of the 7 skin tones. There is also a male skin group gift available. The 7 Deadly Skins group is 225 linden to join at this time, and there are monthly group gifts.
Hairology Gifts

Hairology 2nd Anniversary Gifts

Yep, it’s anniversary time for Hairology, which of course means FREE hair. It’s hard to believe that Hairology is already 2 years old. I can still clearly recall when it was still being planned and put together. In celebration most of the Hairology participating designers have put out some pretty awesome FREE gifts. I know I picked up one from just about every booth and it’s quite possible I missed one or two. Rather than show each and every one, I decided to pick out four personal favorites. These gifts are completely FREE, no group needed, just click the Anniversary cake at each booth and pay zero linden.

  • First, the Pink Hustler gift at Hairology is the cute little knit choker Pru is wearing in each of the photos. This FREE gift comes with a color change hud allows you to change the color of the knit part of the collar, the laces, and the metal bits. Most of the colors are in the realm of pastel, but there are some bold colors as well.
  • Next, the hair pictured in the left photo is the FREE Hairology gift from RunAway. This gorgeous long hairstyle comes with a color hud that includes 9 edgy dip dyed/fade hair color options. There are 3 hair sizes for this style as well, fitted, boobs, and regular.
  • The hairstyle pictured in the top photo and the center of the second photo is the Hairology gift from Analog Dog. I love these extra long wavy braids. With this FREE gift you’ll get the Rampion hair style with 8 color huds. Each hud has several color options. Also included is a set of classic system layer hair bases, and an optional flexi add-on for the wavy ends of the braids.
  • Finally, the hair shown on the right in the above photo is the FREE gift at Hairology from Damselfly. Another long wavy style, this one is more tousled and full. This pretty hairstyle comes with a “Mixed and Faded” color hud that includes 40 (yes 40!) color options, most of which are a variation of blond, brunette, black, or red. The hair also comes in 2 sizes.

Glitter

Lastly, the cute little bodysuit Pru has on is a FREE gift from Glitter exclusively for Fabulously Free in SL group members. This kitty faced pink bodysuit with an applier hud, and classic system layers. As always the Fabulously Free in SL group is FREE to join. All you need to do to get your copy of this cute FREE gift is head over to Glitter, make sure to wear your Fab Free group tag, and click the gift vendor.

Appliers Included: Maitreya, Belleza, Omega, Slink, eBody

Here are the details, enjoy!

Head –  CATWA HEAD Sofia Bento
Hairstyles

  • RunAway – [RA] Sophie Hair – Recolored – FREE Gift @Hairology
  • Analog Dog – AD – Rampion – FREE Gift @Hairology
  • *~*Damselfly*~*Lena Rigged Mesh – FREE Gift @Hairology

Hair Base – Just Magnetized – Basic Hairbase – set 10 for CATWA
Skin – 7 Deadly s[K]ins – CHANTAL – FREE Group Gift/Group is 225L to Join
Choker – Pink Hustler – *PH* knit choker – FREE Gift @Hairology
Tattoos – Absence –  Maritime Rose Tattoo
Bodysuit – GLITTER – KITTEN body suit with Appliers Pink – FREE Fab Free Group Gift/Group is FREE to Join
Body/Hands – Maitreya Mesh Body – Lara V4.1

*Poses by Signature Poses

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Ghosted

Ghosted
Hello there Fab Free’rs! I feel like I’ve been away too much too often lately. I apologize for that. That said, I love this time of year! Once I even attempted to wear something Halloween or fall related every day for the entire month of October. It was an epic fail, no one should ever have that much orange in the closet, but it was fun trying. lol This cute sweater reminded me of that attempt, and my love for the season. I hope you like it as much as I do.

A Halloween Two-fer

One of the most recent group gifts at Caboodle is a pair of Halloween themed sweaters. These FREE group gift sweaters are exactly the type of sweater I’d want on a cold casual autumn day. They are made to look a little over-sized, and the texture looks incredibly soft. Along with the cute ghosts shown in the photo, there is a second sweater with little skulls in place of the ghosts. The sweaters come in several mesh sizes, and the Caboodle group is just 25 lindens to join.

Mesh Sizes Included: Maitreya Lara, Slink Hourglass, Belleza Freya

A Manicure to Match

I always enjoy when my nail polish matches my outfit. It doesn’t often work out that way but this time I came across the perfect polish! The Makeover Room group gift from Entice is a set of cute Halloween themed nail appliers, including these b00-tiful little ghosts. There are 6 frightfully cute Halloween polish options to choose from. The Makeover Room group is FREE to join, and you’ll find this gift at the landing point for the event.

Appliers Included: Slink, Maitreya, Belleza, Omega

Here are all the details, Enjoy!

Hair – RunAway – [RA] Wicca Hair – Grayscale – Currently @Nightmare

Head – CATWA HEAD Sofia Bento

Skin – [theSkinnery] Sienna (Catwa Applier) – champagne

Sweater – Caboodle – Marijane Sweater – FREE Group Gift/Group is 25L to Join

Tattoos – Absence –  Maritime Rose Tattoo

Rings -^^Swallow^^Aphrodite Bento Rings

Polish – Entice Nails – Spooky – FREE Makeover Room Group Gift/Group is FREE to Join

Body/Hands – Maitreya Mesh Body – Lara V4.1

*Pose by Signature Poses

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Oubliette Halloween Hunt

OublietteWelcome back to the blog Fab Free’rs! I have to say autumn is the one time of year that I am most excited about hunts in Second Life. I love all things fall or Halloween related. Maybe it’s because I was born this time of year, both in real life and in Second Life. You might laugh at me for this, but no joke, I started decorating my house for Halloween the second week in September. Haha Needless to say, I was super excited to hear about the Halloween Hunt at Oubliette.

In celebration of the season Oubliette is having a Halloween Hunt with 10 total hunt prizes hidden in the Oubliette shop and the grounds surrounding. There are 8 home furniture and decor items, and 2 lounge-wear items. Each hunt prize is just 10 lindens. There are no group tags required for this hunt, everyone can participate. There is a playful occult-ish theme to these hunt items. If you’re unfamiliar with Oubliette, the style is sometimes a tad macabre and always beautiful. Every one of the decor or furniture items in the above photo is included in this hunt from the darkly whimsical embroidery to the sleeping kitty on the rug. The black and purple Victorian era inspired chair has a few male and female sit poses, the one in the photo however is from Pru’s animation override-r.
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Along with the lovely home goods, this beautiful maxi style off-the-shoulder dress and matching slippers are part of the Oubliette Home Halloween Hunt. There is something a little bit pagan and a little bit bohemian about this comfy lounge-wear. Wearing these items makes me wanna curl up with a good book and a warm mug of coffee, thankfully the coffee and books are part of the Oubliette hunt too! Both clothing items come in several sizes for easy fitting. These fun Halloween themed items will be available for hunting at Oubliette through the entire month of October. You’ll be looking for little poison bottles, and don’t forget to hunt around the grounds outside the Oubliette store as well, specifically the cemetery. Happy Hunting Fab Free!

Dress Sizes Included: Maitreya Lara, Slink (Physique, Hourglass), Belleza (Freya, Isis, Venus)
Shoe Sizes Included: Belleza, Slink, Maitreya

Here are the details, Enjoy!

Oubliette Home Halloween Hunt Items:

Pru is Also Wearing:

Hair w/Hat – RunAway – [RA] Wicca Hair – Grayscale – Currently @Nightmare
Head –  CATWA HEAD Sofia Bento
Skin – Essences – Litzi
Tattoos – Absence –  Maritime Rose Tattoo
Body/Hands/Feet – Maitreya Mesh Body – Lara V4.1

*Pose by Indigo / Pru’s Personal AO

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It’s Monday And I’m Bringing My Flowers With Me

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Good morning Fabulouses!  I spent most of my weekend in the garden (getting a sunburn and a sore back) and I must say, it’s really coming along!  It’s Monday morning now, and I won’t be able to play in my garden…  I will need to attend work, but at least I can bring some flowers with me!

PC Gifts For VIPs

I picked up the Camilla Dress as a free group gift at Pacagaia Creations (the VIP group that costs 100L to join), and included was a texture change HUD that allows for four solid prints, one animal print, one heart print and four floral prints.  Of course I selected one of the floral prints and went on my merry way, but I might switch it up later (since I have the option!).   There are three other new group gifts to pick up with your group activation as well, making it well worth the join fee and more!

Sizes included:

  • Maitreya Lara
  • Slink Physique & Hourglass
  • Belleza Venus, Freya, Isis
  • TMP

Have a great day!

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Love is wearing…

Mesh Body – Maitreya Lara
Mesh Head – Catwa Candy
Head Applier –  Glam Affair Renee 
Makeup Applier – Bold & Beauty Kristina
Eyes – IKON Triumph Eyes Dusk
Hair –  Runaway Hair Cinderella
Dress – Pacagaia Creations Camilla Dress (free group gift / 0L / 100L to join)
Pose – LW Poses  I Have This Hope
Sim – Luane’s Magical World

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You Give Me Butterflies :)

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Hey there FabFree Readers!  I couldn’t help but to jump right into the new group gift at AsHmOoT when I saw how cute it was!  I had stopped in to grab the new FabFree group gift at AsHmOoT, and noticed there was a new instore group gift as well.

AsHmOoT for everyone

All you need to do is join the AsHmOoT inworld group, which is free to join – in order to gain access to the sweet floral blouse I am wearing today.  It comes in several mesh sizes for system bodies and mesh bodies too.  I’m sure you’ll find a size for you in the pack!  It features an all over vibrant texture and offers a sexy side cut-out with a band around the back.  I like it with my jeans, but I can see wearing this with a pair of slacks, a skirt for a more formal look –  or it could even be worn as a swimsuit cover-up for the beach.

Sizes Included:

  • Classic Mesh XS – XL +2 Alpha Layers
  • Fitmesh XS-XL
  • Maitreya
  • Slink
  • Belleza

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Love is wearing…

Mesh Body – Maitreya Lara
Mesh Head – Catwa Candy
Head Applier –  Glam Affair Renee 
Makeup Applier – Bold & Beauty Kristina
Eyes – IKON Triumph Eyes Dusk
Hair –  Runaway Hair Joanne
Shirt – AsHmOoT S/S Coll_Y Long Shirt (free group gift / 0L / free to join)
Pants – Addams Ginger Boyfriend Jeans
Pose – West End To Catch A Butterfly 1 (featured @ Swank)
Sim – Luane’s Magical World

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♬♪♫ Get Outta My Dreams ♬♪♫

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Get Into My Car

Ok, you caught me…  I have a soft spot for mustangs.  I had to stop and pose with this hot car when I saw it on the Urban Paradise Sim yesterday.   One day I hope to have a baby blue mustang with white racing stripes and white leather interior…  until then, I will just drool on everyone else’s!

Speaking of drooling…

Hey Fabulouses!  This sexy little number of a mini dress is called Shauna and is available as #18 in the Sn@tch 7 Seas Fishing Prize: Grab Bag of Darkness that includes 20 different black coloured clothing, shoes and accessory items.  Shauna comes in several different sizes and fits my Maitreya Lara Body like a glove –  if I do say so myself.  It is a bit hard to see in the photo, but there is an all over floral overlay on the texture which just ads to the cut-out design.  If this isn’t a fantastic time to stock up on basic black items, I don’t know what is!

Sizes included:

  • XS-XL Mesh + Alpha Layer
  • Maitreya
  • Slink
  • Belleza

New to 7 Seas Fishing?

If you are unfamiliar with how 7Seas Fishing works in Second Life, you simply need to pick up the one time purchase fishing rod for 100L at the pond vendor, then you can fish for free over and over for future prizes!  No bait is required at Sn@tch to participate.

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Love is wearing…

Mesh Body – Maitreya Lara
Mesh Head – Catwa Candy
Head Applier –  Glam Affair Renee 
Makeup Applier – Bold & Beauty Kristina
Hair –  Runaway Hair Joanne
Dress – Sn@tch Shauna Minidress (free / 0L / 7 Seas Fishing Prize #18)
Shoes – Breathe Lola (free group gift / 0L / free to join)
Pose by Secret Body
Sim – Urban Paradise

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