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A ‘o ia!

A 'o ia!

I’d been dreaming of a seaside escape for weeks and Blue and I finally took a moment away from all the hustle and bustle of the real world and spent an entire day enjoying the sun, surf, and sand. For some extra fun, surf lessons. Blue took to the waves like a duck to water, while I was a little less certain! Either way, we still had an amazing time out at Kanaloa Surf Beach.

Before heading to the beach we picked up some new swimwear from MishMash Fusion. They have a set of his and hers swimsuits as their Surf into Summer Hunt prize. We also grabbed this surfboard with the tandem pose from Something New. It’s one of 2 the two poses included in the Surf into Summer Hunt prize at Something New. The Surf into Summer Hunt is running now through June 21st, and the prizes are just 2 lindens. Mahalo everyone for being here, and happy hunting!

Swimsuit sizes Included:

  • His – Adam, Aesthetic, Belleza, Signature Gianni, Slink, TMP, Standard Mesh (xs – XL) + Alpha Layer
  • Hers – Tonic (Curvy, Fine), Maitreya Lara, Belleza (Freya, Venus, Isis), eBody (Curvy, Classic), Slink (Hourglass, Physique)

Surf into Summer Hunt Prizes:

Swimwear (his & hers)MishMash Fusion – Aloha Swim Trunks/Surfer Girl Bikini – 2L SSH Prize
Pose w/SurfboardSomething New – Wipe Out! (shown)/Shark Bait (not shown) – 2L SSH Prize

What Blue is Also Wearing:

HairVango – Owen
HairbaseNot Found – Ben
HeadCatwa Dude
SkinStray Dog – Urie Tone 4
BodyBelleza Jake

What Pru is Also Wearing:

HairLamb – Miami
HeadCatwa Koura
SkinEssences – Blake
TattooDappa – Petal Tattoo
Manicuree.marie – Mix&Match Coffin – Star Gazin
BodyMaitreya Lara

Photo taken at Kanaloa Surf Beach


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Backyard Cuddles

Backyard Cuddles

Weary of the indoors Blue and I retreated to the sanctuary of our own backyard. Relaxing in our comfiest attire, and enjoying the fresh air, the rest of the world and all its troubles seemed to melt away, at least for the moment.

Hi Fab Free, I’m here to tell you that you can create the bulk of this backyard retreat and have the comfy pajamas for free, thanks to Stay at Home Club gifts by X-Clusives Animations, and Tori’s Stylez. Keep reading for all the details, full credits are listed at the end as always.

X-Clusives Animations

I cannot praise this hanging swing set by X-Clusives Animations enough. Not only is the tree with the swing beautiful, the poses are quality. Additionally this free Stay at Home Club gift includes a few detailed landscaping elements to help you create a little atmosphere.

Tori’s Stylez

It doesn’t get much cuter than sleepy panda pajamas. These pajama sets are free at Tori’s Stylez for the Stay at Home Club. In addition to the men’s set, and women’s set, there is a matching set for child avatars so you can dress the whole family. These fun free jammies from Tori’s Stylez come with a color change hud with 8 color choices. The women’s and the kid’s sets also include a matching top.

Women’s Sizes: Maitreya Lara, Belleza (Isis, Freya, Venus), Slink (Hourglass, Physique), Tonic (Curvy, Fine), TMP, Fitmesh (xxs – L)
Men’s Sizes: Adam, Aesthetic, Belleza Jake, Signature Gianni, Slink, TMP, Standard Mesh (xs – XL)

TS - Stay at Home Club Gift

 

What Blue is Wearing:

HairSintiklia – Stephan
HeadCatwa Dude
EyesMadame Noir – Paradise Eyes – Free Stay at Home Club Gift
SkinStray Dog – Aspen Tone 5
PajamasTori’s Stylez – TS Snooze – Dads – Free Stay at Home Club Gift
BodyBelleza Jake

What Pru is Wearing:

HairTRUTH – Euphoria
HeadCatwa Koura
EyesBuzzeri – Celestial Eyes – Hazel
SkinEssences – Susanne
GlassesMIDNA  – Giseli Glasses
Necklace –  Vero Modero – VM Love Necklace – Hers
PajamasTori’s Stylez – TS Snooze – Mum – Free Stay at Home Club Gift 
TattooADA Tattoo Shop – Subtle Floral Sleeve
BodyMaitreya Lara

Our Backyard:

Tree Swing & ExtrasX-Clusives Animations – Only For You Couples Tree & Swing – Free Stay at Home Club Gift 

  • Tree & Swing
  •  Buttercup Flower
  •  Cracked Cobblestone
  •  Creeping Purple Flowers
  •  Tire with Flowers
  •  Wildflowers Patch
  •  X-Pressions – Facial Expression Hud

Hanging PlanterMyst – Faucet Planter
Bike PlanterSimply Shelby – Garden Bike Planter – Rose
Planter BoxHJM Designs – Beautiful Day Planter
Stump w/RosesLacrime – Dream Stump – Turquoise Roses – Free Event Group Gift/Event Group is Free to Join – @La Vie en Pose
BicycleDench Designs – Decorative Bicycle
FenceMarushin – Board Fence Sample 2


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Dapper Bunny

Dapper Bunny

Welcome back Fab Free’rs! I hope this day finds you well. I don’t know about you, but I needed to get out of the house, even if it was just in virtual reality. If you’re looking for a way to spend a bit of time, there are several hunts happening around the grid right now.

The Hopping Along Hunt is a dollarbie hunt with 22 total stops, not too long, but still plenty to keep you busy.  The hunt runs from now until the end of April and the prizes appear to be women’s clothing, including shoes and accessories, as well as Easter themed décor. I hunted my dapper bunny tank top at The Bold Llama, and my cute green purse at Loordes of London.

Shirt Sizes Included: Ocacin, Belleza Frey, Belleza Isis, Belleza Venus, Belleza Freya, Matireya Lara, TMP, Tonic Curvy, Tonic Fine, Ebody, Classic Mesh, Alpha Layer, Slink Hourglass, Slink Physique

Hints:

The Bold Llama – “Go left, look up, and remember no one puts Baby in a corner except llamas.” 

Loordes of London – “Look near the hunt poster.” 

Credits:

HairTRUTH VIP – Carla
HeadCatwa Koura
SkinEssences Susanne
EyesBuzzeriCelestial Eyes – Hazel 
Lip GlossClavis. Rose Lipgloss
JewelryCae :: Jordyn :: Collection – Currently @FaMESHed
ShirtThe Bold Llama T-Shirt Co. Sir Rabbit – 1L HAH Prize
Tattoo Absence – Maritime Rose
PurseLoordes of London-On Fleek Clutch-#16 – 1L HAH Prize
PantsVinyl – Poprocks Tomboy Rolled Up Jeans Pak Black
Pose by dfo!
Photo taken at Serena Montreuil


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Oceanside

Oceanside

Hi Fab Free, question, is it still called breakfast if it’s not morning? I don’t know about you, but I could eat bacon, sausage, and eggs any time of day. Add some fresh fruit to the mix and that makes it perfect. This scrumptious looking meal, and my tied tee are both available at The Cart Sale priced too fabulously to pass them up. Keep reading for all the delicious details, and check the end for full credits. Lastly, enjoy your breakfast! 😛

Dark Knight Décor 

My mouth-watering meal including the coffee and cutlery are from Dark Knight Decor’s booth at The Cart Sale. Along with this traditional breakfast, there are a handful of other equally detailed food items. There’s also a few kitchen décor bits and bobs to be had. The breakfast set I picked up is just 25 linden, and will look fantastic on your table, or balanced on the arm of your seaside chair.

Dark Water Designs 

An iconic warm weather wardrobe stable has to be a tied tee. This baby blue and white top by Dark Water Designs is also available at The Cart Sale. There are several spring-like shades available for 25 linden each. These tops are not only cute, they come in several sizes, and have an alpha layer for classic avatars.

Sizes Included: Maitreya Lara (V1, V2), Belleza (Freya, Isis, Venus), Slink (Hourglass, Physique), Tonic (Curvy, Fine), Standard Mesh (xs-XL) + Alpha Layer

Credits:

HairTRUTH VIP – Ginevra – Past VIP Gift 
HeadCatwa Koura
SkinEssences Susanne
Shirt – Dark Water Designs – DWD – Amanda Top, baby blue – 25L @The Cart Sale
TattooAbsence – Maritime Rose Marketplace
ShortsBueno– Summer Shorts – Pin Striped
Breakfast – Dark Knight Décor – DKD – Blue Plate Special: Egg/Sausage – 25L @The Cart Sale
Pose by KOPFKINO
Photo taken at Authors Point

 


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Ever Green

Ever Green

Even though it’s no longer St. Patrick’s Day, the color green is still very much in season. Recently Aline did a beautiful job of telling us about the Lucky Glam Hunt happening at LEIGH in her post “Give the Green Light.” This in-store hunt is still going on and will last until March 31st. I went to check it out for myself and I gotta say that if green is your color, this hunt is definitely worth the effort.

So for this post I’m showing off a few more of the gorgeous green prizes from the Lucky Glam Hunt at LEIGH. I managed to hunt down the “Beloved” dress, the leg chains, some sparkly green glitter nail polish for just 10 lindens each. The leg chains come with a hud to change the color of the metal. The glittery manicure is in 4 shades of sparkling green. I also got lucky and found the free prize which includes a shamrock leg tattoo, and several “Irish” roses with different hold options. I’ll add a copy of the Lucky Glam Hunt key below. Also, if you click the hunt sign at LEIGH you’ll get a notecard with hints for each of the hunt prizes. The hunt object is a glowy green shamrock. Happy Hunting Fab Free!

  • Beloved Dress Sizes Included: Standard Mesh (xxs – L), Maitreya Lara, Tonic (Curvy, Fine), Belleza (Isis, Freya, Venus), TMP, Slink (Physique, Hourglass)
    Leg Chains Sizes Included: Belleza (Isis, Freya, Venus), Slink (Hourglass, Physique), Maitreya Lara
    Manicure Appliers: Maitreya, Slink, Omega
    Tattoo Applier: Omega, Classic System Layer

Credits:

HairLamb – Lark
HeadCatwa Koura
SkinEssences – Petra
JewelryCae :: Sadie :: Collection – Recently @Uber
DressLEIGH – Beloved Dress – 10L Hunt Prize
ManicureLEIGH – Glitter Nails (Green) – 10L Hunt Prize
Leg ChainsLEIGH – Delicate Leg Chains – 10L Hunt Prize
Rose & Leg TattooLEIGH – Irish Roses & Leg Tattoo – Free Hunt Prize 
Pose by Foxcity
Photo taken at Authors Point


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Be Sweet

Sweet

Hello Fab Free! I’m sorry to have been away so long, that ever persistent Real Life thing has been quite demanding. Needless to say I’m happy to be here and blogging again! The Candyland 2 event recently started and there are a lot of fun freebies to be had. I picked up the free event gift buy Kawaii Couture and the one from The Bold Llama. The gifts at the Candyland 2 event require the free-to-join Evil Bunny Hunt group. Keep reading for details about each of these sweet gifts. Credits are listed at the end like always.

Kawaii Couture 

I think if there was a comfort food desert milk and cookies might be one of mine. A self proclaimed sugar addict, I couldn’t resist these sweet treats from Kawaii Couture at Candyland 2. The milk bottle and heart shaped cookies are their free Candyland 2 event gifts. The held treats have bento hold poses.

The Bold Llama 

My tank top is the free Candyland 2 gift by The Bold Llama. With the word “sweet” followed by a winky-face, this top is perfect for my fellow sugar junkies, or just to let people know that like me, you too can be sweet when you want to. 😛 Whatever the message is sweet, and this shirt is too cute to pass up, especially for free.

Sizes Included: Maitreya Lara, TMP, Tonic (Curvy, Fine), Slink (Physique, Hourglass), Belleza (Isis, Freya, Venus), Ebody, Ocacin, Standard Mesh (xs- XL) + Alpha Layer

Here are the Credits:

HairTRUTH Vivid – Fatpack – Recent VIP Gift *Originally Blogged Here
HeadCatwa Koura
SkinEssences – Petra
EyesBuzzeriCelestial Eyes – Hazel
Food & Drink – [: Kawaii Couture :] Heart Cookie Munchies Set Pink Free Group Gift/Evil Bunny Hunt Group is Free to Join – @Candyland 2
Shirt – The Bold Llama T-Shirt Co. SWEET 😉 Tee – Free Group Gift/Evil Bunny Hunt Group is Free to Join – @Candyland 2
JewelryCae :: Carolina :: Collection – Recently @FaMESHed
ShortsMossu – Samantha.Shorts – Grunge

Standing pose is from my personal AO.
This photo was taken at Backdrop City.


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Blue Hearts Beat as One

Blue Hearts Beat as One

Hello hello Fab Free’rs! I think there’s some unspoken rule that when dating someone you must at some point wear one of their shirts. I’ve certainly stolen borrowed Blue’s shirts before. This time I claimed his pajama shirt; though honestly I don’t think it bothered him at all. These royal blue heart print pajamas are the his and hers Sin City 3 hunt prize at The Sissy Bar.

The Sin City 3 Hunt has multiple paths. These prizes are the male and female path prizes at The Sissy Bar priced at 1 linden each. Both the men’s pajama pants and the women’s pajama top come in several sizes. There is also an alpha layer and standard mesh sizes so these dollarbie hunt gifts are suitable for classic non-mesh avatars.

Men’s Sizes Included: Classic Mesh (s-XL) + Alpha Layer, Adam, Aesthetic, Belleza, Gianni, Slink, TMP
Women’s Sizes Included: Classica Mesh (xs-XL) + Alpha Layer, Belleza (Isis, Freya, Venus), TMP, Tonic (Curvy, Fine), Slink (Hourglass, Physique), Ebody, Maitreya Lara

Men’s Prize Hint “Hiding next to a gas pump trying to copy it so I can blend in.”

Women’s Prize Hint“Hiding behind the guardian bells so I feel safe.”

Blue is Wearing:

Pru is Wearing:

Pose by Indigo Poses
Bed – React – Stella Bed
Photo was taken in a private location.

 


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Home for the Holidays

Home for the Holidays

Would it even be Christmas without brightly colored matching Christmas sweaters? I think not. Honestly though, that man of mine is a pretty good sport for agreeing to matching holiday-wear in the first place. We packed up the car and our faithful companion for a road trip to visit relatives during the holidays. The sweaters just so happen to be Merry Christmas Hunt gifts at MystRie. The car full of gifts, the doggo, and pose are all part of a free gift available at Fashiowl. Keep reading for more details, and get all the credits at the very end. Happy Holidays Fab Free!

MystRie

The male and female Merry Christmas Hunt prize at MystRie are hidden separately, and will cost just 1 linden each once you find them. They come in the color shown with several size options, and an alpha layer for Classic avatars. Each gift also includes matching mesh socks. The Merry Christmas Hunt runs from now until December 31st.

Women’s Sizes: Belleza (Isis, Freya, Venus), eBody, Maitreya Lara, Slink (Hourglass, Physique, Tonic (Curvy, Fine), TMP, Fitmesh + Alpha
Men’s Sizes: Belleza Jake, Slink, Fitmesh + Alpha, TMP, Onupup

Women’s Gift Hint: I like retro, especially the fifties.
Men’s Gift Hint: This Lord doesn’t look like one of Santa’s reindeer.

 

Fashiowl

This pose and prop set by Fashiowl is just the cutest. It has several couples poses, and includes the car full of presents along with the family pet. Even better, this fun set is completely free. There’s no group required, just buy the set for zero linden. Also there are a few other cute pose sets out for free (including the stack of presents on the floor) at Fashiowl, so don’t wait!

 

Fashiowl - Ho Ho Ho Xmas Car @TLC

Here’s what Blue is wearing:

Hair – Modulus – Marcus
Head – Catwa Dude
Skin – Clef de Peau – Talbot T3
Beard – Magnificent – Victor Bento Stache & Beard
Sweater – MystRie – MCH Gift – 1L MCH Prize
Pants – ALB Dream Fashion – Aurelo Suit Pants – Marketplace
Shoes – Edel Store – Popart Chucks 
Body – Belleza Jake

Here’s what Pru is wearing:

Hair – Besom – The Haus Witch
Head – Catwa Koura
Skin – YS&YS – Kitty
Sweater – MystRie – MCH Gift – 1L MCH Prize
Jeans – Blueberry – Melanie Jeans
Shoes – Flite – Remix Sneakers
Body – Maitreya Lara

Pose w/Props – Fashiowl – Ho Ho Ho – Free Gift
Photo taken at Authors Point


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Tis The Season

Tis the Season

With all the hustle and bustle of the holiday season, it feels good to stop and take a moment to enjoy time spent together. Blue and I took a minute to do a little hunting at Roped Passions. Their Candy Cane Hunt (Jack Frost Path) prize is a his & hers matching set. The prize for the ladies is the red belted coat with matching hot-pants, while the prize for the gentlemen is a matching shirt and formal vest. The single hunt prize is just 3 lindens, and it includes both gifts.

Female Gift Sizes Included: Standard Mesh & Alpha Layer, Belleza (Venus, Freya), Maitreya Lara, Slink (Hourglass, Physique), Tonic (Curvy,Fine)
Male Gift Sizes Included: Fitmesh Classic & Alpha Layer, Belleza Jake, Signature, Slink

Hint: Jack Frost Path – “In a Galax Far Far Away…”

For my look I paired the female Candy Cane Hunt prize from Roped Passions with the Candy Cane Hunt prize from Cog & Fleur. The necklace and earrings set are perfect for adding a regal touch to any holiday outfit. The beautiful red and gold jewelry has resize scripts, and there is an informative notecard in the box. Like all the Candy Cane Hunt prizes, this one at Cog & Fleur is just 3 linden.

Hint: Ice Queen Path – “Behind the reception desk there is a chair. Look Underneath!”

Happy Hunting Fab Free!

What Blue is Wearing:

What Pru is Wearing:

  • Hair – TRUTH – VIP Joy
    Head – Catwa Koura
    Skin – Essences Theo
    Jewelry – Cog & Fleur – C&F Xmas Gemstone Jewelry Set 3 – 3L CCH11 Prize
    Coat w/Shorts – Roped Passions – You Sleigh Me Outfit – 3L CCH11 Prize
    Stockings – Maai – MAAI stockings  * Maitreya Lara – Free Group Gift/Group is Free to Join
    Tattoo – Carol G – Gothic Tattoo

Lamppost – Roawenwood – {RW} Holiday Carolers Lamppost
Pose – Fashiowl – Feel 3
Backdrop (edited) – Come Soon Poses – K9 Winter
Photo taken at a private location.


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Bubble-Goth Baby


Bubblegoth Baby

Felt cute, not gonna delete later. There are times when I have to admit that the whole bubble goth trend is my jam. It’s cute, it’s spooky, and fun all at once. So is this bubble goth themed backpack by Sweet Evil. I paired it with the Fabulously Free in SL group gift jean skirt by Mangula for some extra cuteness. From here you know the routine, keep reading for more information on each of these fabulous gifts, or scroll on down for full credits.

Sweet Evil 

Time for a little school-day nostalgia with this cute little backpack by Sweet Evil. It’s one of their recent free group gifts. The backpack comes with a texture change hud that has several “bubble goth” themed prints in pretty pastel colors. To get yours you’ll need to join the Sweet Evil group. Thankfully the Sweet Evil group is free to join at this time.

Mangula 

I really like the jagged edge to this otherwise classic jean skirt by Mangula. It comes in the grey color shown, complete with cute butterfly appliques on the back pockets. Not in to butterflies? No problem. There is a hud with the skirt that will allow you to hide the butterflies if you want to. The skirt also happens to be Mangula’s free group gift for Fabulously Free in SL group members. The Fab Free group is of course free to join also.

Sizes Included: Maitreya Lara, Slink Hourglass, Belleza Freya, Tonic Curvy

Here’s What I Have On: 

Hair – Truth – Shadow – Recent VIP Gift *Originally Shown Here
Head – Catwa Koura
Skin – Essences – Sibyl
Backpack – Sweet Evil – Pack Pack . Bubble Goth – Free Group Gift/Group is Free to Join (Check Past Notices or Pick-up at Store)
Tank Top – Sky – Go To Tank Neutral Tones
Skirt – Mangula Laila Set Skirt [Gray] – Free Fab Free Group Gift/Fab Free Group is Free to Join
Tattoo – Carol G – Succubus Tattoo

Pose by La Baguette
Photo Taken at Backdrop City