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Soon, It Will Be Slothoween!

It's Almost Slothoween

Hello there, Fab Free! With the new month, we have a bunch of hunts that got started, and I eagerly hit the trail of The Boo Bunny Hunt this week. My favorite prize of all is this adorable tank top. It makes me smile every time I see it, and I picked it up for just a small fee (plus a bit of time spent searching).

I’ll Do it Tomorrow…

…at least that’s what I imagine the sweet-faced critter on my new shirt from The Bold Llama T-Shirt Co. might be saying as he gives us a friendly wave. The Slothoween Tee features a cute creature lounging atop a carved pumpkin, brightly colored autumn leaves, and a crescent moon in a star-filled sky. The vibrant colors really pop against the dark background! With its narrow shoulder straps and slightly cropped hem, I’d be grabbing a jacket in real life when wearing this top, but hey, this is SL, and it’s all good 🙂 The prize folder contains an alpha layer and sizes for classic avatars, as well as versions for a variety of mesh body types. Each item in The Boo Bunny Hunt costs one Linden dollar, and you’ll be searching for pieces of wrapped candy. You have until Slothoween, er I mean Halloween, to collect some amazing prizes.

Sizes and Mesh Body Compatibility

  • Mesh in XS, S, M, L, and XL (includes alpha layer)
  • Belleza Freya, Isis, and Venus
  • Ebody
  • Legacy
  • Maitreya
  • Ocacin
  • Slink Hourglass and Physique
  • TMP
  • Tonic Curvy and Fine

Life is Gourd

Jack O’Lanterns Shining Bright

Over at satus Inc., I found these Halloween Pumpkin Earrings that were the perfect accessory for my outfit as a free group gift. They come in gold, green, and red, and are sized for female and male avatars. While in the shop, I also picked up an older free group gift to round out my look – charcoal-colored Stella Leggings. Inside the folder, you’ll find sizes for classic avatars as well as mesh body types. There is a 25 Linden dollar join fee for the satus Inc. group, but with thirty-two (yes thirty-two!) other group gifts, it’s well worth the price.

Sizes and Mesh Body Compatibility

  • Fitmesh in XS, S, M, L, and XL (includes alpha layer)
  • Belleza Freya, Isis, and Venus
  • Maitreya
  • Slink Hourglass and Physique
  • TMP

Until my next post, happy hunting!

– Wren

Wren is Wearing…

Clothes

Top: The Bold Llama T-Shirt Co.: Slothoween Tee (prize in the Boo Bunny Hunt – 1L)
Earrings: satus Inc. Halloween Pumpkin Earrings (free group gift 0L/25L to join)
Leggings: satus Inc. Stella Leggings (free group gift 0L/25L to join)
Boots: Blueberry Candy Boots (Saturday Sale item from Oct. 2nd, still available as of Oct. 8th – 75L)

Body

Mesh Body: Maitreya Lara
Mesh Head: Lelutka Fleur
Head Applier: Bold & Beauty Rosie
Eyes: Avi Glam Royalty Eyes in Acorn
Eyeliner: Oh Hello! Basic Eyeliner 12 for Lelutka Evo X
Hair: Stealthic Endless
Pose: Stun Poses Juliana (full body shot)
Pose: Foxcity Couture (close up)
Sim: Elvion Woodland Realm


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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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Lovely in Lavender

Where Flowers Bloom

Hello again, Fab Free!  With Friday and Saturday just around the corner, I’m popping in quickly to share an alluring dress that is perfect for a weekend date night.  Best of all, with just a small investment of time, plus the budget-friendly prize fee, you’ll have plenty of Linden dollars left for shopping!

It’s Our Turn, Now

Last month the Men Only Hunt took place, but it’s time for the fellas to step aside.  The Woman Hunt kicked off on September 1st, and features clothing, shoes, furniture, and the like just the ladies!  My first stop on the hunt trail was Wiccan Wears, and I have to say I am thrilled with the Felicity Splash dress.  A soft shade of lavender with pink and pale green accents, it features long sleeves for cooler autumn nights, an asymmetrical hem, and a sassy, plunging neckline.  I love the way the bodice drapes ever so slightly to emphasize your figure.  To add this frock to your inventory, simply locate the hunt object (bright red lips) and pay the one linden fee.  The hunt runs through September 30th and has sixteen stops along the way.

Mesh Body Compatibility

  • Freya
  • Isis
  • Lara
  • Legacy
  • Slink HG

Until next time,

– Wren –

Wren is Wearing…

Clothes

Dress:  Wiccan Wears Felicity Splash (prize in the Woman Hunt – 1L)
Heels:  Mosquito’s Way Whitney (first shown here by Aline)

Body

Mesh Body: Maitreya
Mesh Head: Lelutka Fleur
Head Applier: Bold & Beauty Arianna in Sand
Eyeliner: Oh Hello! Basic Eyeliner II
Eyes: Avi-Glam Royalty Eyes in Reef
Lips: VELOUR Nayeon Special HD Lips Pack 1
Hair: Doux Kathleen
Pose:  LW Bento Poses Live Again
Sim:  Mindful Cove


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Summer Blooms

The Colors of Summer

Hello, Fab Free!  Over at the Free Dove sim, there is a hunt going on that features prizes from three designers.  Each sponsor has hidden 5 gifts throughout Free Dove and 5 at their own main stores, so with a small investment of time and a bit of sleuthing, you could come away with 30 additions to your SL wardrobe.  Now that’s a major win in my book!

Sun-Kissed Hues of Summer

This bright and cheerful sleeveless dress is one of the free items to discover from MadCatCreations Boutique.  Featuring a jewel-style neckline, an off-center, gathered seam, and a slightly asymmetrical hem, this mini is super cute!  Its flirty length is perfect for a casual date night.  With the included HUD, you can choose from ten different texture options, so it’s like getting a collection of dresses in one package.  The Summer/Spring Colors dress is concealed somewhere on the Free Dove sim.  In order to collect each hunt item, you will need to be a member of the Free Dove Group, but the group is completely free to join.  The Free Dove August Hunt runs through August 31st, so there is still plenty of time for you to start searching.

Sizes/Mesh Body Compatibility

  • Altamura
  • Belleza Freya
  • eBODY Curvy
  • Hourglass
  • Kupra Original, Bimbo and Low
  • Legacy and Legacy Perky
  • Maitreya and Maitreya Petite
  • Tonic Curvy, Fine and Minimizer

Until next time, happy hunting!

– Wren –

Wren is Wearing…

Clothes

Dress:  MadCat Creations Summer/Spring Colors Dress (Free gift in the Free Dove August Hunt – must be a member of Free Dove Group – 0L/0L to join)
Earrings:  Cae Ayana Earrings
Heels:  KC Couture Talea Heels

Body

Mesh Body:  Maitreya
Mesh Head:  Lelutka Fleur
Head Applier:  Bold & Beauty Adriana in Buttermilk
Eyeliner:  OH Hello! Basic Eyeliner II
Lips:  VELOUR Nayeon Special HD Lips Pack 1
Eyes:  Avi-Glam Royalty Eyes in Reef
Hair:  Stealthic Searching
Pose:  Foxcity Influencer
Sim:  Winter Moon


The Ghoul Next-door

The Ghoul Nextdoor

Hello my Fab Free friends, where are all my spooky ghouls at? You’re going to love the in-store hunt happening at Demicorn. Also, Seniha is giving 350 linden in store credit to group members! You won’t want to miss these, so keep reading for all the details.

Demicorn

There’s a Halloween hunt happening at Demicorn that is free for all Demicorn group members. There are 13 total prizes to be found hidden in adorable little pumpkin cookies around the store. The Demicorn group has a join fee of 100 linden, and there are several group gifts currently available as well as a number of Lucky Letter boards. In my photo I’m wearing eyes from gift 10, eye makeup from gift 9, lipstick from gift 13, and a manicure from gift 6. I’ve included the hunt key below so you can peep the spooktacular prizes. You can also get a notecard with hints at the store.

  • Prize 10 – Batty Eyes 2 – Catwa Applier, Catwa Pro Applier, Lelutka Evo. Applier, Genus Applier, Omega Applier, BOM Eye Layers
  • Prize 9 – Raven Eyeshadows – Genus Applier, Genus/Catwa Bom Layers
  • Prize 13 – Spice Lippies – Catwa HD Applier, Genus Applier
  • Prize 6 – Gradient Nails 2 – Maitreya Applier

{Demicorn} Treat Yo'Self Hunt

Seniha 

If you’re not already in the Seniha group, now is a spectacular time to join. Not only are there quite a few group gifts, and several Lucky Letter boards, the latest group gift is a generous 350 linden in store credit. The Seniha group is also free to join at this time! Do not miss out on this! I picked up the cutest dress with a long-sleeve shirt for 250 linden and had 100 linden worth of store credit left. Happy Shopping!STORE CREDITT - PROMO

Credits:

  • HairTRUTH VIP October 2017 – Makena
  • HeadCatwa HDPRO Majer Soft
  • SkinDeetalez – Doutzen II – Mixedtype
  • EyesDemicorn – Batty Eyes 2 – Free Group Only Hunt Prize/Group is 100L to Join
  • Earrings – e.marie – Lia Earrings – Group Gift *Originally Shown Here
  • Eye MakeupDemicorn – Raven Eyeshadows – Free Group Only Hunt Prize/Group is 100L to Join
  • LipstickDemicorn – Spice Lippies – Free Group Only Hunt Prize/Group is 100L to Join
  • DressSeniha – Debbie Dress & Top – Burgundy – Purchased with Store Credit Group Gift/Group is Free to Join 
  • RingOn a Lark – Sun Moon & Stars Rings
  • ManicureDemicorn – Gradient Nails 2 – Free Group Only Hunt Prize/Group is 100L to Join

Pose by Belleposes
Photo taken at Backdrop City

 


Woodland Witch

Woodland Witch

Sometimes there’s no other way to describe a place except to say that it feels homey. I feel that way about this magical little setting I put together with a few of the Fantasy Forest Hunt prizes. The Fantasy Forest Hunt is running through the end of May, so there’s still a bit of time to get hunting. For my witchy woodland setting I picked up the gifts from The Artist Shed, Collect, and Tentacle Experiment.  Each prize is just 5 lindens, and you’ll be hunting for a small grouping of mushrooms.

The Artist Shed

This detailed armchair with its decadent floral fabric is the Fantasy Forest Hunt prize at The Artist Shed. The chair is 6 land impact prims, and has a single unisex sit pose. It’s also copy, so you’ll be able to rez multiple chairs if you wish. This FFH gift is just 5 lindens.

Hunt HintIf a branch falls in the forest, I mean store…does anyone remember?

Collect 

The carved pillar and tree with hanging lanterns giving light to this setting is the 5 linden Fantasy Forest Hunt gift at Collect. It too has really nice details with only 8 land impact prims. After all, what witchy retreat would be complete with out a light to conjure by.

Hunt HintFantasies and Daydreams are fuel for many a book. 

Tentacle Experiment 

Tying everything together is the Fantasy Forest Hunt prize at Tentacle Experiment. Also just 5 linden and 5 land impact prims, this FFH prize is full of witchy whimsy. It includes the trio of rocks, broom, books, and animated grass. The grass seems to be subtly waving in the wind, or perhaps it is the magic emanating from the books and broom that causes the grass to dance.

Hunt HintEating mushrooms can give trippy effects. 

Credits:

ChairThe Artist Shed – Flower & Fern Chair – 5L FFH Prize
KittenPixicat – Wonderland Cat – Rare
Kitten (Black)Pixicat – Wonderland Cat (Black)
Kittens in BasketPixicat – Wonderland BasketCat – Rare
Tree w/LanternsCollect – Light in the Forest – Hunt Version – 5L FFH Prize
Rocks w/Broom & BooksTentacle Experiment – Witch’s Retreat – 5L FFH Prize
Added GrassRoawenwood – Green Grass Mesh
MushroomsUnited InshCon – Magic Forest Plants
Background TreesIncendia OutdoorsPast Lights in the Woods Gift *Similar Items in their Marketplace store just 50L 

Photo taken at a private location.


Fabulous Finds 03/01/20 Edition

EC-Agent-99-Outfit-Who-Done-It-Hunt

2L Who Done It Hunt Prize (March 1 – 31) – @Emerald Couture

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Ebony and Ivory

Let's Be Friends

Hello Fabulous Readers!  Ripley and I had such good luck when we checked out the trail of the Dark and Brooding Hunt that we decided to keep searching to see what other Fabulous Finds we could unearth.  Over at The Sissy Bar, we discovered another gorgeous hunt prize for just 1 Linden Dollar.

From the Dark into the Light

This sophisticated, strapless gown will have you ready for an evening on the town.  Its slimming black fabric features a subtle floral texture and a criss cross design to emphasis your waistline.  The full length skirt section drapes to the floor where it flares slightly for ease of movement.  It is simple yet elegant and allows your beauty to take center stage.  With versions for classic as well as multiple mesh body types, there is something for everyone in this dollarbie hunt prize.  All you have to do is locate the collection of pillar candles hidden somewhere in the shop.  In case you get stuck, there is a hint giver in the store on the hunt poster.

Sizes and Mesh Body Compatibility:

  • XS, S, M, L, XL (includes alpha layer for classic avatars)
  • Belleza Freya, Isis and Venus
  • Ebody
  • Maitreya
  • Ocacin
  • Slink Hourglass and Physique
  • Tonic Curvy and Fine
  • TMP

Until our next post, happy hunting!

~ Kat (and Ripley)

Kat is wearing…

Mesh Body:  Maitreya Lara
Mesh Head:  Lelutka Simone
Head Applier:  YS&YS Miluna
Hair:  Truth Hair Labyrinth (available at Anthem)
Eyes:  IKON Hope Eyes in Iron
Jewelry:  La Forgia Jewels Mia Set (20L on the Marketplace)
Dress:  The Sissy Bar Dark and Brooding Gown (prize in the Dark and Brooding Hunt – 1L)
Canine Companion:  JIAN Scruffy Shepherd
Pose:  Le Poppycock
Sim:  Angelhaven

Kathrynvayandarnewtag


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Out of the Woods

Out of the Woods

Hello Fabulouses!  I hope your week is off to a wonderful start.  It might look like Ripley and I are feeling all dark and brooding, but actually we enjoyed a bright sunny day in RL.  We’re here to share a couple of Fabulous Finds with you that we think you’ll really enjoy.

I’m Feeling a Bit Sassy…

It must be this new free Black Dress that I picked up over at the Sass store.  With a plunging neckline and two peek-a-boo slits in the skirt, it certainly is a flirty little number.  I love the way this frock hugs your curves and leaves your back tantalizingly bare.  You can’t really see them from my photo, but there are 3 little buttons that gleam in the light which add visual interest to the bodice.  The black and gray striped skirt section and over all dark color scheme made me think of a spooky, mysterious vibe, so Ripley and I decided to visit an eerie forest for our photo.  Although the weather might be getting more nippy outside, fortunately in SL, I don’t need to worry about catching a chill in this saucy mini dress. To pick up a copy for your SL wardrobe, you need to be a member of the Sass group, and there is a small 10 Linden dollar join fee, but I think this dress is well worth the investment!

Mesh Body Compatibility:

  • Belleza Freya
  • Maitreya
  • Slink Hourglass

These Boots

As much as I love my new dress, I *adore* the Petra Boots from Lindy Modern and Retro Shoes that I am wearing!  With a high heel design, detailed lacing and silver accents, these boots are great to wear with a dressier outfit, but also flexible enough to coordinate with a more casual style.  The white stitching really pops against the black leather background.  The folder includes versions for classic avatars (with a shoe base, alpha layer and a handy resizer for the perfect fit) as well as for Maitreya and Slink Hourglass.  All I had to do to add this versatile pair of footwear to my closet was to locate the collection of pillar candles hidden in the shop (and by *I*, I meant Ripley), pay the teensy 1L price and scurry home to try them on.  The Dark and Brooding Hunt runs until September 30th and features a gothic, vampire theme, which is perfect for the upcoming Halloween holiday.

Until my next post, happy shopping!

~ Kat (and Ripley)

Kat is wearing…

Mesh Body:  Maitreya Lara
Mesh Head:  Lelutka Simone
Head Applier:  YS&YS Miluna
Hair:  Truth Hair Elixir
Eyes:  IKON Hope Eyes in Iron
Necklace:  EarthStones Black Cat Necklace
Dress:  Sass Black Dress (free gift for members of the Sass group – 0L/10L to join)
Boots:  Lindy Modern and Retro Shoes Petra Boots (prize in the Dark and Brooding Hunt – 1L)
Canine Companion:  JIAN Scruffy Shepherd
Pose:  Entangled Poses
Sim:  Fae Forest

Kathrynvayandarnewtag


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Elemental Forces

Rose

Hello Fabulous Readers!  I was in the mood for a dramatic pop of color today, and I found it in the sexiest little dress that I picked up as a prize in the Elemental Desire 2 Hunt for just 25 Linden dollars.  I am super excited to share this one with you!

When in Doubt, Wear Red

The Vespera Dress from Ambient Fashion features a curve-hugging style that will have you looking and feeling red-hot.  I just love the cut outs in the front of this frock and the way the back plunges dramatically low.  The fabric has a subtle geometric pattern that catches the light when you move.  This little number is perfect for a Friday date night!  Best of all, the package includes versions for classic as well as mesh body avatars.  To add this racy little mini to your inventory, all you need to do is locate the hunt object – the symbols of fire, air, earth and water on a black background – hidden somewhere in the shop.  In case you get stuck, there is a handy hint giver on the hunt poster on the wall.  If you’re feeling really adventurous, there is also a 1 Linden dollar prize for the same hunt in the store as well.

Sizes and Mesh Body Compatibility:

  • Mesh in XXS, XS, S, M, L (includes alpha layer for classic avatars)
  • eBody Curvy and Classic
  • Freya
  • Hourglass
  • Isis
  • Maitreya
  • Physique
  • TMP
  • Tonic Curvy and Fine
  • Venus

The Elemental Desires 2 Hunt runs until August 25th, so you still have plenty of time to discover some Fabulous Finds along the trail.  Until my next post, happy hunting!

~ Kat (and Ripley)

Kat is wearing…

Mesh Body:  Maitreya Lara
Mesh Head:  Lelutka Simone
Head Applier:  YS&YS Miluna
Hair:  Truth Hair Caralisa
Eyes:  IKON Hope Eyes in Iron
Dress:  Ambient Fashion Verspera Dress (prize in the Elemental Desires Hunt 2 – 25L)
Canine Companion:  JIAN Scruffy Shepherd
Pose:  aDORKable Poses (store closed)
Sim:  Forest Haven

Kathrynvayandarnewtag