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Break Down

Break Down

There are times when a gentleman must take matters into his own hands. No matter your breeding or status, when your airship’s boiler goes out… you pull on a sturdy pair of gloves, secure a tool box and sort things out.

ContraptioN, obviously understands this because this month’s free group gift for the L’Homme readers is all about getting your hands dirty yet remaining a gentleman.

This is the Thibaut waist coat “work” and it’s a generous free gift from ContraptioN. The ‘work’ designation being the soot and grime around the sleeves. Signs of honest work, if you ask me.  Equally well used are the leather gloves I’m sporting. These are the ‘Dapper Dandy’s Gloves’ also designated ‘Soot’.   Both of these gifts will be available until the next round of L’Homme.

Sizes Included (waist coat)

  • Belleza Jake
  • Belleza – Freya
  • Maitreya (+ a Flat Chest Version)
  • Signature – Gianni
  • SLink Male Physique
  • SLink – Hourglass

Sizes Included (gloves)

  • Belleza – Jake
  • Belleza – Freya
  • Maitreya

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Gabriel is wearing

  • Mesh Head – LeLutka – Andrea
  • Mesh Body & Hands – Belleza – Jake
  • Skin –StrayDog – Breno for LeLutka Andrea, Tone 6
  • Eyes –Avi Glam – Lucent Eyes in Pine
  • Exile – Knox
  • Glasses – Linden Labs – Student glasses – Free in your Inventory
  • Tool Bag – Noir – Travor Toolbag
  • Trousers – Artificial Hallucination – Ares Pants 

Top – ContraptioN – Thibaut Waist Coat ‘Work’ – FREE/0L – Free Group Gift for L’Homme – Group is free to join

Gloves – ContraptioN – Dapper Dandy’s Gloves – FREE/0L – Free Group Gift for L’Homme – Group is free to join


When the days turn to Autumn

When the days turn to Autumn

Hey FabFree, we’re halfway through the week  already! I swear, with all the fairs and Hunts and events, I’m going a little batty! 😉  Yeah yeah, I know… it was an easy laugh. But when I saw the latest Fabulously Free Group Gift from Mirus Designs… how could I not go batty for it?

The Bat Blouse is so cute! I’m betting it will be my standard outfit for the rest of the season! I just love the deep purple color and… Bats! Plus, it’s all free for the FabFree Group and our group is, of course, free to join! You can just slap that display board and join, easy peasy.

Sizes Included

  • Belleza – Freya, Isis, Venus
  • Classic Mesh – XXS – L
  • Legacy
  • Legacy Perky
  • Maitreya
  • SLink – Hourglass, Physique

Now there isn’t just goodies for us girls. Mirus Designs also has a gift for the guys too. The “Cool men’s open front shirt” is just a 1L for everyone, no group needed.   Cool enough as a set, you can use just the open front shirt with the insert included. So you can show off those abs, guys. There is also a small section in store for the guys with some very nice designs. Definitely worth checking out, gentlemen.

Sizes Included

  • Classic Mesh – XS – XL

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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 – Limerence – Alma
    Pose – Extra – Fall Days

Top – Mirus Designs – Batty Blouse – FREE/0L – Free gift for the Fabulously Free Group – Group is free to join

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Gabriel is wearing

  • Mesh Head – LeLutka – Andrea
    Mesh Body & Hands – Belleza – Jake
    Hair – Argrace – Makoto
    Glasses – Linden Labs – Free in your inventory
  • Jeans – Alter – Damon Biker Jeans

Top Combo – Mirus Designs – Cool Men’s Open front Shirt – 1L gift for all


A little warmth

A little warmth

 

It’s starting to get cool in the mornings, a sure sign of Autumns arrival. Plus, just about everywhere, pumpkins and ghosts and those enormous bags of candy in the stores. I have to admit I am having a great time finding, and sampling, the bags Juli thinks she’s hidden around the house.

Speaking of finding treats, you will be hunting down a piece of candy for the Boo! Bunny Hunt to get your treat. This is the men’s gift from Ink Blots and it’s just one Linden plus some hunting. The warm jacket and sweater come as one convenient piece making dressing easy and quick. The details are of good quality and move well once it’s on. Something a lot of men’s wear struggles with. The Boo! Bunny Hunt runs until October 31rst so don’t delay.

Sizes Included

  • Classic Mesh – XS – XL

 

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Gabriel is wearing

  • Mesh Head – LeLutka – Andrea
    Mesh Body & Hands – Belleza – Jake
    Hair – Argrace – Makoto
    Glasses – Linden Labs – Free in your inventory
  • Jeans – Alter – Damon Biker Jeans

Sweater + Jacket – Ink Blots – BBH9 Male Gift – 1L prize for the Boo! Bunny Hunt


No Time

No Time

I received very sad news today, FabFree. The Stay at Home Club is closing it’s doors as of September 25. I will be very sorry to see them go. I certainly got used to picking up all the great free gifts. But… all good things come to an end, I suppose.

No Time

I am glad I had time to pick up these great cargo pants from FurtaCor. These are the ‘Owen’ pants and while the Club is still open, you can get them for free. The pants come with a HUD to choose one of fifteen colors and patterns. As with everything I’ve seen from FurtaCor, these are a great build right down to the details. I would suggest, however, that you don’t wait around to grab these before the Stay at Home Club is just a fond memory.

Sizes Included

  • Aesthetic
  • Altamura
  • Signature – Gianni
  • SLink

One quick note, you may see that there is no Belleza Jake size. I have discovered that Altamura fits Jake rather well. Good to know.

 

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Gabriel is wearing

  • Mesh Head – LeLutka – Andrea
  • Mesh Body & Hands – Belleza – Jake
  • Skin –StrayDog – Breno for LeLutka Andrea, Tone 6
  • Eyes –Avi Glam – Lucent Eyes in Pine
  • Hair – Argrace – Makoto
  • Glasses – Linden Labs – Male Student Glasses – Free in your inventory
  • T Shirt – Topazz
  • Pose – Amitie Poses – Ride it

Pants – FurtaCor – Owen – FREE/0L – Free gift for the Stay at Home Club

Photo Location – Dusty Shores


Tanked

Tanked

Hello and Happy Weekend, FabFree. A new to me designer has popped up on my radar for good quality men’s wear today. I was alerted by my group chat for Third Life to a new gift. I know Juli has told you all about the Third Life Group and while there’s a majority of gifts for the girls, we guys have a gift or two as well. You just have to join the group for a small onetime fee of 10L and you’ll have access to loads of designers and those free gifts.

Tanked

Modern Charm is a new to me designer and I’m very pleased  to have discovered them. There is a group with multiple gifts and a large store. The items are well built and have quality textures. I have a feeling I will be returning to Modern Charm often.  This top is the Paolo Tank and you can pick it up for free with your Third Life Group tag. The tank comes with a HUD with five colors and four graphics you can mix.

Sizes Included

  • Adin
  • Belleza Jake
  • Fitmesh Classic
  • Signature
  • SLink

 

Oh and one last thing…. I’m Batman.

 

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Gabriel is wearing

  • Mesh Head – LeLutka – Andrea
  • Mesh Body & Hands – Belleza – Jake
  • Skin –StrayDog – Breno for LeLutka Andrea, Tone 6
  • Eyes –Avi Glam – Lucent Eyes in Pine
  • Hair – Argrace – Makoto
  • Glasses – Linden Labs – Male Student Glasses – Free in your inventory

Top – Modern Charm Man – Paolo Tank – FREE/0L – Free gift for the Third Life Group – Group is 10L to join

 


Mo Ghaol

Mo Ghaol

Hey FabFree! Can you believe we are rolling so fast towards the end of July? I’ve still got a list of things that need to be done before that! I’ve got Hunts and Fairs and events all stacking up!  So lets get at least one of those going now.

Celtic Love

I love the Celtic history and language and countries. Scotland is my family’s ancestral home both on the Grid and in the Real world. So I had to take part in the Celtic Celebration Hunt.  And since I can’t resist a man in a kilt, I convinced Gabriel to come along.

These are the men’s and women’s gifts from Mystrie for the Hunt : the Aina dress and the Aiden Kilt.  The dress comes as one easy piece and is a lovely build. If you can’t see in the picture, there is Celtic knotwork all down the skirt and the texture in the bodice is so detailed. This will be a staple in my RP closet.

The Aiden Kilt comes in three pieces – the shoes and socks, the kilt and the vest. Gabriel did add the undershirt from his own closet. Again, the details are spot on. The textures are smooth and well made.

The Celtic Celebration Hunt runs until July 29th so don’t wait around to get your Hunt on!

 

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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 2
  • Hair – Limerence – Jinna

Dress – Mystrie – Aina Dress – 1L prize for the Celtic Celebration Hunt

Sizes Included

  • Belleza – Freya, Isis, Venus
  • Fitmesh – XS -XL
  • Maitreya
  • SLink – Hourglass, Physique
  • Tonic – Curvy, Fine

 

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Gabriel is wearing

  • Mesh Head – LeLutka – Andrea
  • Mesh Body & Hands – Belleza – Jake
  • Skin –StrayDog – Breno for LeLutka Andrea, Tone 6
  • Eyes –Avi Glam – Lucent Eyes in Pine
  • Hair – Argrace – Makoto

Kilt Outfit – Mystrie – Aiden Kilt – 1L prize for the Celtic Celebration Hunt

Sizes Included

  • Belleza Jake
  • Classic Fitmesh
  • Onpup
  • SLink
  • TMP

Photo Location – Private SIM

 

 


Take a Little Trip

Take a little trip
Take a little trip, take a little trip
Take a little trip and see
Take a little trip, take a little trip
Take a little trip with me

~ Low Rider

It’s way too hot in Texas to stick around. Today, the temp on the car’s dashboard said it was 108 degrees! That’s Way. Too. Hot. Some I had to get away.Take a little trip… as it were.  Luckily, it’s always nice on the Grid. I even found a gorgeous SIM that’s based on the Highlands of Scotland… where even in the Summer… it’s nice and cool.

Take a little trip

I was also pleased to find a great free gift from V8 that is perfect for wandering the Highlands. This is the Roger Urban outfit and it’s free with your Third Life Group tag. To join the Thrid Life Group just click the poster and pay a small one time 10L and there you go. Now, when I say outfit… that’s the whole outfit. You get the sweater plus scarf, the trousers, the fedora and the sneakers. (There’s also a pair of sunglasses that I forgot to put on…) The mesh is a good solid build. I had no clipping issues and it moved well. The colors would be good for Fall or Winter. I have no idea how long this special will last so don’t delay.

Sizes Included

  • Belleza Jake
  • Signature – Gianni
  • SLink

 

 

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Gabriel is wearing

    • Mesh Head – LeLutka – Andrea
    • Mesh Body & Hands – Belleza – Jake
    • Skin –StrayDog – Breno for LeLutka Andrea, Tone 6
    • Eyes –Avi Glam – Lucent Eyes in Pine

Full Outfit – V8 – Roger Urban Outfit – Free/0L – Free gift for the Third Life group – Group is 10L to join

Photo Location – Soul2Soul Highlands

 


No more yielding than a dream

All a Dream

If we shadows have offended,
Think but this, and all is mended:
That you have but slumbered here,
While these visions did appear;
And this weak and idle theme,
No more yielding but a dream,
Gentles, do not reprehend.
If you pardon, we will mend.

 

It was all a dream upon Midsummer’s Night

The Midsummer Night’s Dream Hunt, that is. First my new gown. I am becoming a huge fan of Ari – Pari. Honestly, when I saw this designer was doing the Hunt I may have actually squeaked with a happy. For just 3L and a little hunting you get the beautiful gown with a HUD for eight colors of fabric and six metals for the belt. It’s just gorgeous.

Sizes Included

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

My Oberon

Gabriel is my Oberon in the “Oberon Set” from Secrets of Gaia. This is also part of the Midsummer Night’s Dream hunt for only 3L. The set also included two sets of horns (Not shown)

Sizes Included

  • Belleza – Jake
  • Fitmesh
  • Signature – Gianni
  • SLink

 

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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 2
      • Hair – Exile -Blink
      • Crown – Lode – Hello June

    Gown – Ari-Pari – Midsummer Gown – 3L prize for the Midsummer Night’s Dream Hunt

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Gabriel is wearing

  • Mesh Head – LeLutka – Andrea
  • Mesh Body & Hands – Belleza – Jake
  • Skin –StrayDog – Breno for LeLutka Andrea, Tone 6
  • Eyes –Avi Glam – Lucent Eyes in Pine
  • Hair – No_Match -No Hint

Jacket, Pants + Boots – Secrets of Gaia – Oberon Set- 3L prize for the Midsummer Night’s Hunt

 


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Cyber

Cyber

Greetings FabFree.  Much like Juli, I have been sucked into the fervor surrounding the Second Life 17th Birthday. while there are considerably far few items for men, I have found at least one that is a must have for all the RPers. At least the bleak future/cyberpunks.

Future Perfect

This is the ‘Cyber Set’ from Zed for Men and it’s at the SL17B as your free gift. The set includes the vest, two cyber arms ( one left, one right) and a spine attachment. The pieces are all separate so you can wear all or just a piece or two. Any Cyber RP ladies could easily pick this set up simply for the arms and the spine. The set comes in the red I’m wearing as well as blue, cyan, orange, green and black. One note – I accessorized this vest with an applier long sleeved shirt and a visor from my closet, these do not come with the Cyber Set.

Sizes Included

  • Aesthetic
  • Belleza Jake
  • Signature – Geralt, Gianni
  • SLink

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Gabriel is wearing

  • Mesh Head – LeLutka – Andrea
  • Mesh Body & Hands – Belleza – Jake
  • Skin –StrayDog – Breno for LeLutka Andrea, Tone 6
  • Eyes –Avi Glam – Lucent Eyes in Pine
  • Hair –Exile – Knox

Top + Cyber Arm – Zed for Men – Cyber Set – FREE/0L – Free gift at the Second Life 17th Birthday CelebrationHalcyon 

Photo Location – Insilico South west


Tie Dye

Tie Dye

Hello FabFree. No you aren’t hallucinating… we have two men’s wear posts… in a row! Between all the Access gifts Blue showed you and the huge All the Stuff Hunt, it’s a good day to be a guy on the Grid.

Tie Dye for

The casual shirt I’m sporting is from ZFG for Him. It may seem like a simple gift but the build is really solid. The details are perfect even zoomed in. You also get a HUD to pick one of six tie dye colors and patterns. Just a little hunting and it’s yours.

Sizes Included

  • Belleza Jake
  • Legacy
  • Signature – Gianni
  • SLink

Mix and Match

My next stop on the All the Stuff Hunt was Mishmash Fusion. This is one designer that always provides good “stuff” and this time is no different. Mishmash Fusion has actually put out a complete set of jeans and a tee shirt for us. I picked the jeans to show for two reasons… one, I really like the tie dye shirt and two… anyone can do jeans. Right? Welll, no. Jeans are one of those things you don’t notice unless it’s bad. These jeans from Mishmash Fusion are some of the best on the Grid. The color is right and the details are solid. These are absolutely staying in my closet.

Shirt Sizes Included

  • Aesthetic
  • Belleza Jake
  • Class Mesh Sizes – XS – XL
  • Signature – Geralt, Gianni
  • SLink

Jeans Sizes Included

  • Adam
  • Aesthetic
  • Belleza Jake
  • Classic Mesh Sizes – XS – XL
  • Signature – Gianni
  • SLink

 

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Gabriel is wearing

  • Mesh Head – LeLutka – Andrea
  • Mesh Body & Hands – Belleza – Jake
  • Skin –StrayDog – Breno for LeLutka Andrea, Tone 6
  • Eyes –Avi Glam – Lucent Eyes in Pine
  • Hair – Argrace – Makoto

Shirt – ZFG for Him – Vince – FREE/0L – Free prize for the All the Stuff Hunt

Jeans – Mishmash Fusion – Going Out Set – FREE/0L – Free prize for the All the Stuff Hunt

Photo Location – Backdrop City