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Death Before Decaf

Death Before Decaf

It’s been a long time since I’ve been “hunting” in Second Life, but this is my personal favorite season for hunts. The Autumn Effect Hunt started recently, and I’m really excited about the items I’ve come across thus far. The Autumn Effect Hunt is a FREE hunt, and there are items for the men as well as the ladies. So far one of my favorite TAE hunt prizes is this fun fall outfit from The Little Bat.

I adore bats, they are part of classic Halloween iconography. Though I’ll tell you, I’d wear bat-themed clothing year-round without hesitation! This cute sweater from TLB is fully mesh and includes the needed alpha for classic avatars. I had no issue wearing it with my Matreya Lara body. Also included in the FREE TAE hunt gift from TLB are these rust-red colored corduroys. In my mind, corduroys are to fall fashion what bats are to Halloween, making this combo a perfect fall outfit, though you could wear each piece separately. Also fully mesh, these pants come in the usual standard sizes and have a matching alpha layer.

One of the many things I like about fall is the fact that it’s cool enough for me to enjoy hot coffee no matter what time of day it is. I’m not one who can drink hot coffee during the day in the summer, it just makes me melt, and not in a good way. This fun coffee cup is the FREE TAE hunt prize at Reckless. It’s my new favorite accessory. The cup is animated with a drinking animation, and includes a color/texture change hud. The hud allows you to change the cup and lid colors between black and white, and it allows you to change the texture of the cardboard sleeve. The option shown reads “Death Before Decaf” which I think should be my motto on some days! There is a second option (not shown) that reads ” If Loving Pumpkin Spice Makes Me A Basic Bitch, Then A Basic Bitch I’ll Be “, and I have to admit it made me giggle.

Okay, I’ll admit it, there needed to be a better photo of these hauntingly pretty eyes from Arise. They are the FREE TAE gift at Arise. These pale peachy-copper colored eyes come with a standard eye layer, and optional mesh eyes. Every once in a while I enjoy wearing an eye color that is a major departure from what one might consider normal. The second I saw these, I had to show them. They are beautiful and give a truly unique look.

Alright Fab Free, here are the details, Happy Hunting!

Hair – [monso] My Hair – Yoni /Black Brown – Currently @Kustom9

Skin – Lumae :: Niska – Sangria (Originally Shown Here)

Head – Lelutka – Aria

Eyes – .ARISE. Autumn Eyes – FREE TAE Hunt Item

OutfitThe Little Bat – !TLB – Bat Effect Outfit – FREE TAE Hunt Item

Body/Hands – Maitreya – Lara

Coffee Cup – .Reckless. – Bean Juice  THE AUTUMN EFFECT – FREE TAE Hunt Item

Feet – Slink – High

Shoes – REIGN.- Peep Toe Pumps – Black

*Pose by – Elephante Poses

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SAKIDE Puts Me In A Happy Mood

Snapshot_002Good evening Fabulouses!  Tonight, I have another free The Autumn Effect Hunt prize to share with you.

Take a trip down to SAKIDE and have a look for the TAEH icon because it’s a fantastic prize that includes the mesh pants and sweater shown today and also includes a HUD system that allows you to change this outfit into four different colours.  This gift also includes Lola appliers, however I am not displaying them.

I chose this adorable peachy blush shade to wear out of the four options because I had been doing some “gacha-ing” at The Arcade and picked up this stunning Leila Skin by Belleza which I thought matched great with it.  I am REALLY  pleased with the way this skin sits on my shape, and I can’t believe I snagged it for just 100L!  You can find the D!va Giz Hair I am wearing at The Arcade as well for 75L a play.  Caresia previously showed this hairstyle in her own post (here).

Snapshot_001I have worn these earrings before, however for anyone who didn’t pick them up the first time – you can find these Dollarbie (1L) Earrings at Wertina on the desk at the front of the store!

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Love is wearing…

Skin – Belleza Leila Arcade 6 (Featured @ The Arcade – 100L) – http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Country%20Club/168/242/3115

Eyes – IKON Ardent Eyes Parchment (not free) – http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Hot/227/92/39

Hair – D!va Hair Giz (Featured @ The Arcade – 75L) – http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Country%20Club/168/242/3115

Outfit – SAKIDE Harvest Outfit For TAE (free / 0L / TAEH) – http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Dark%20Tranquility/121/72/25

Earrings – Wertina Dollarbie Gift Earrings (1L) – http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Gypsy%20Moon/224/149/24

Pose by Exposeur – http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Mint%20Tulip/55/73/22

Sim – Happy Mood – http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/HappyMood/120/132/22


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Jersey Girl

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Hiya Fabulouses! ILAYA is giving away a really cute Mesh Burgandy Jersey Dress at their mainstore after you join their free subscribomatic.  All you need to do is subscribe and the gift is auto sent to you.  It is a dress, however I chose to pair it up with some jeans from my inventory for more of a fall look.  I bet this dress would look super cute with a pair of brown boots or even flip flops for a casual beach look too.

The gold necklace with the leaf pendant I am wearing is Atooly‘s Fall Necklace which can be found as a The Autumn Effect Hunt prize.  If you’d like to see the necklace closer up, you can click on the photo and it will take you to my flickr stream where you can resize the photo larger.  Our blog format doesn’t allow for very large photos.

The skin I am in today is a free Midnight Mania prize at WOW Skins called Manualla Milk.  The MM boards at WOW Skins are group boards, so that means you’ll have to join the group and the fee is 250L to join, but it’s well worth it if you are a collector of skins.  After joining the group you gain access to tons of lucky boards, MM boards, and plentiful group gifts.
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Love is wearing…

Skin – WOW Skins Mauella Milk (free / 0L / group MM Board / 250L to join) – http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Infinity%20Club/245/48/22

Eyes – IKON Ardent Eyes Parchment (not free) – http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Hot/227/92/39

Hair – Truth Cyanne (not free) – http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Truth/158/27/34

Dress – ILAYA Jersey Dress Mesh Burgandy (free / 0L / subscribo gift) – http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/kunst/122/195/33

Jeans – Berries Inc. Jeans (not free) – http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Lo%20Lo/42/112/23

Necklace – Atooly Fall Necklace (free / 0L / TAEH) – http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Royal%20Island/60/96/2753

Poses by Glitterati – https://marketplace.secondlife.com/stores/22385

Sim – Jasmine’s Hollow  – http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Fender/39/160/24


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A Casual Stroll

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Hey Fabulouses!  I put together a casual kind of outfit that I’d wear around my SL home and I thought I would share it with you.  Some items are free, and some not so free, but all are loved by me!

First, I picked up the Smexy Sweater for free at 1 Hundred which is the item that inspired my outfit (you can find the Smexy Sweater hidden in The Autumn Effect Hunt icon).  After I had the sweater, I knew I needed a hawt pair of new jeans and remembered that Cynful had a pair of mesh Bell Bottoms featured at The Dressing Room Fusion for 70L.  Of course I couldn’t leave the shop without picking up the adorable Bee Bag by TokiD for 70L as well…  Darn impulse purchases…  but it’s cute right?

I don’t normally wear glasses, but when I tried the Umeboshi Castor Glasses in Black & White on (just 10L!), I fell in love.  I might just wear these more often!

And that’s how it all came together folks 😉

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Love is wearing…

Skin – Pink Fuel Elly Gloom (not free) – http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Atomic%20Island/70/167/23

Eyes – IKON Ardent Eyes Parchment (not free) – http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Hot/227/92/39

Hair – Truth Crys (not free) – http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Truth/158/27/34

Shirt – 1 Hundred Smexy Sweater (free / 0L / TAEH) – http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Sassy/188/100/35

Jeans – Cynful Bell Bottom Trashed (70L @ TDRF) – http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Imogen/193/146/27

Bag – TokiD Bee Bag (70L @ TDRF) – http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Imogen/193/146/27

Glasses – Umeboshi Castor Glasses Black & White (10L) – http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Neo/232/201/2001

Poses by Pretense – http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/JuicyBomb/169/207/25

Sim – Black Basalt Beach – http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Brandy%20Wine%20Island/56/36/38


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Wake Me Up

Snapshot_004I really should have mentioned this dress yesterday when I was talking about LIV-Glam!  As well as the group gifts I showed you yesterday, they are also participating in The Autumn Effect Hunt.  The hunt icon is very easy to find – and once you do – you’ll have the mesh Wake me Up Dress that I am wearing today.  It comes in their hud system that allows for six texture changes in a variety of pastel shades.  I chose to go with the lavender shade to match my new skin!

I won the Erin Skin in the midnight mania board last night at WOW Skins.  Erin comes with cleavage option, as well as a shape  (I am wearing my own shape).  These are group boards, so you’ll need to be a member which will cost you 250L to join, however after you do…  you’ll gain access to a ton of lucky boards and 2 MM boards as well as group gifts.
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Love is wearing…

Skin – WOW Skins Erin Skin (free / 0L / group MM Board / 250L to join) – http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Infinity%20Club/245/48/22

Eyes – IKON Vanity Eyes Gray (not free) – http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Hot/227/92/39

Hair – Lamb Love Potion (not free) – http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Lula/107/106/34

Dress – LIV-Glam Wake Me Up Dress (free / 0L / TAEH) – http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Glam%20Resorts/241/76/21

Pose by Aushka & Co. – http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Marwood/176/111/1000

Sim – Vespertine – http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Pure%20Dreams/153/65/24


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American Bazaar’s 3rd B-Day Hunt is Ending Soon!!!

The American Bazaar Power of 3 hunt celebrating American Bazaar’s 3rd birthday is ending soon, do NOT miss out! While out and about I stumbled upon the ABPO3 hunt (I’d forgotten it was still going on) and thank goodness I did, ’cause it ends September 21, 2013!! Quickly I snatched up everything I could find. The hunt is on the American Bazaar sim and over 50 stores are participating. There is literally a ton of amazing stuff to be had! Love has already shown you a few of the ABPO3 gifts here and here. Super excited about my ABPO3 haul, I put together four looks showcasing some of my favorites, and now I’m sharing them with you! Happy Hunting, and Enjoy!!

Look # 1
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Skin – Skinnery – Alice 6 (toffee) – (Gacha Arcade Sept. Not Free)

Hair – Clawtooth – Could I Resist? (Strawberry Cream)  – (Not Free)

Headband – Mes Secreries USA Headband (Black) headband also comes in pink! (not shown) – (ABPO3 $0L)

Eye Makeup – MONS – Missy Eyeshadow (autumn) – (ABPO3 $0L)

Lashes – DAMNED – Eyelashes – (Not Free)

Facial Piercing – [-iPoke-] Widow – (Not Free/Only available on Marketplace)

Prim Ears – Mandala – Stretched Ears – OMIMI – (Not Free)

Dress – American Bazaar – [AB] MESH Trinity Dress – (ABPO3 $0L)

Shoes – Plastik – :[P]:- Anathaema Legs – (former $50L Friday/Not Free)

Look # 2
ABPO3 TAE Fruit Salad

Skin – Skinnery – Alice 6 (toffee) – (Gacha Arcade Sept. Not Free)

Hair – Clawtooth – Could I Resist? (Strawberry Cream) – (Not Free)

Lashes – DAMNED – Eyelashes – (Not Free)

Prim Ears – Mandala – Stretched Ears – OMIMI – (Not Free)

Lipstick & Eyeliner – Pink Acid – Donut Glazed Lip Gloss – Pinky & Pink Acid Party Eye Liner – White – (ABPO3 $0L)

Dress – Under Dog –  [UD] – Chell dress – Fruit Salad – (ABPO3 $0L)

Tattoo – Katatonik – *katat0nik* Fruit Swirl Tattoo Sleeves – (Not Free)

Shoes – Grumble – GG Ladies RAWR Sneaker – (TAE Hunt $0L)

Look # 3
ABPO3 TAE Pink Dress

Skin – Skinnery – Alice 6 (toffee) – (Gacha Arcade Sept. Not Free)

Hair – Clawtooth – Could I Resist? (Strawberry Cream) – (Not Free)

Lashes – DAMNED – Eyelashes – (Not Free)

Prim Ears – Mandala – Stretched Ears – OMIMI – (Not Free)

Necklace – Mon Cheri – *MC* Vintage Necklace – (ABPO3 $0L)

Dress – Alterego – I party dress (this dress also includes Tango Appliers!) – (ABPO3 $0L)

Shoes – Latreia- Jealousy Mauve – (ABPO3 $0L)

Look # 4
ABPO3 TAE No Shame

Skin – Skinnery – Alice 6 (toffee) – (Gacha Arcade Sept. Not Free)

Hair – Clawtooth – Could I Resist? (Strawberry Cream) – (Not Free)

Lashes – DAMNED – Eyelashes – (Not Free)

Prim Ears – Mandala – Stretched Ears – OMIMI – (Not Free)

Facial Piercing – [-iPoke-] Widow – (Not Free/Only available on Marketplace)

Top & Shorties – -Forever Reckless- No Shame – (ABPO3 $0L)

Tattoo – White Widow – Kundun – (Not Free)

Shoes – Razor – Player Kicks – Black (Unisex/Resizeable) – (ABPO3 $0L)


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Duh! It’s Time To Visit CandyMetal

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Good morning Fabulouses 😉  Have you checked out the group gifts at CandyMetal yet?  The group is free to join, and after you are a member, you can pick up two group gifts.  I’m displaying one of them for you today, but you’ll have to head into the shop to see the other!  The CandyMetal mesh Tunic Dress is available as a free group gift and comes with a handy hud that allows for several texture changes.

The boots I am wearing today are the Essentail Fall Boots for The Autumn Effect Hunt at Duh!, and are perfect for this time of year 😉  Pru showed you a few prizes from The Autumn Effect Hunt the other day (here).  This is a super hunt with a ton of really great and free prizes, so make sure you check out their blog for more information.

While I was at The Duh! store looking for the hunt icon, I picked up the Big Satchel in brown to complete my look.  This bag has been shown before by Serena and myself, but I thought I’d mention it again in case it was new to anyone.  It is available for 20L in several colours!

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Love is wearing…

Skin – Belleza Wynter Skin (not free) – http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Belleza/128/198/24

Eyes – IKON Ardent Eyes Skyfall (not free) – http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Hot/227/92/39

Hair – Truth Renata (new release / not free) – http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Truth/158/27/34

Dress – CandyMetal Tunic Dress (free group gift / 0L / free to join) – http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Earth/94/218/301

Boots – Duh! Essential Fall Boots for TAEH (free / 0L / TAEH) – http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Coco%20Falls/86/121/897

Bag – Duh! Big Satchel (20L / not free) – http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Coco%20Falls/86/121/897

Poses by Pretense – http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/JuicyBomb/169/207/25

Sim – Vespertine – http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Pure%20Dreams/111/103/21