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Who Run the World

Who Run the World

“A girl should be two things, who and what she wants.” – Coco Chanel

I hope you’ve had a very happy weekend Fab Free! I’m glad you’re here. The Jail event is having an anniversary round. You I’m sure saw Aline’s post “Put on Your Weekend Pants” featuring a few of the free event gifts in honor of their anniversary. Today I have a few more I’m excited to share with you. Each of the gifts at The Jail are free, you just need to wear the event group tag. The group is free to join, and I’ll put a link below that you can copy and paste into in-world local chat to join the group.

The Jail Event Group: secondlife:///app/group/e9238129-1407-9f47-3533-35ec703bfcbf/about

Giuliadesign

The vest style top I am wearing is part of the free Jail event gift by Giuliadesign. I like this piece a lot because I think it looks sexy, but makes me feel like I am being sexy on my terms, for myself. That is an empowering feeling. This top comes in a dark purple color with a white collar as shown. There’s also a matching mini skirt and shoes in the gift, which I chose not to wear.EUSOPIA

  • Shirt Sizes Included: Slink (Physique, Hourglass), Maitreya Lara
  • Skirt Sizes Included: Slink (Physique, Hourglass), Maitreya Lara
  • Shoe Sizes Included: Slink, Maitreya

Hanz

The tattoo I am wearing is by Hanz. It’s also free at The Jail, just don’t forget that group tag. I’m happy to say that this tattoo is unisex. It comes tattoo comes in appliers and BOM layers so anyone should be able to wear it, classic or mesh.

Appliers/Layers Included: BOM Layers (Faded, Fresh), Belleza Applier, Slink Applier, Signature Applier, Omega Applier, Maitreya Applier

Madame Noir

Lastly, the choker I have on is a free Jail event gift by Madame Noir. It’s called the Elektra necklace and it has a cool metal clasp in the front. It also has resize scripts, and a color change hud. The hud has several solid color choices for the leather/fabric and different metallic options for the metal bits.

Credits: 

  • HairTRUTH VIP – Forver *Originally Shown Here
  • HeadCatwa HDPRO Majer Soft
  • SkinEudora Beauty – Raika Skin – Honey
  • Eye MakeupDemicorn – Basic Witch
  • LipstickMJN – Woke Up Like This
  • EyesBuzzeriCelestial Eyes – Chlorine
  • Earringse.marie – Black Magic Gacha – Cross Earrings – Silver
  • Top – Giuliadesigns – Eusopia Purple – Free The Jail Group Gift/The Jail Group is Free to Join @The Jail
  • Choker – Madame Noir – Elektra Necklace – Free The Jail Group Gift/The Jail Group is Free to Join @The Jail
  • Dermal PiercingPUNCH – Dermal Piercing Heart
  • Tattoo – Hanz – Bolt Tattoo – Free The Jail Group Gift/The Jail Group is Free to Join @The Jail
  • RingOn a Lark – Sun Moon & Stars Rings
  • Manicuree.marie – Conjure Chrome
  • PantsBlueberry – Grace Pants
  • Pose w/ChairHazeel Poses – Mafia Girl
  • Hat RackDeath Row Designs – November Corridor – Hall Tree

Photo taken at Otter Lake

 


A Night In

A Night In

I’ve been feeling indulgent today, feeling the need to drag myself up out of the doldrums quarantine can sometimes bring me to. What better way to self-indulge than to wander through Tres Chic while it’s full of free gifts (thanks to this being an anniversary round)?! Aline gorgeously showed off a few of the generous Tres Chic group gifts in her post “Back in the Day“, and I wanted to share just a few more while they are still available. The Tres Chic group is free to join, just wear the tag and click the gift boxes to get your freebies.

Elven Elder

My lavender trimmed hoodie is the Tres Chic gift by Elven Elder. Purple, and just about every shade thereof, is a favorite color of mine, so this freebie is a need. It comes in the color shown with a few size options. It also comes with a hud that lets you adjust the materials and glossiness of the hoodie.

Sizes Included: Legacy, Belleza (Isis, Freya), Maitreya Lara

BH9

These cool blocky glasses are the free Tres Chic event gift by BH9, they come with clear lenses like shown, and with dark lenses. They are unisex, and can be sized via touch menu.

Credits:

HairTruth VIP – Astra – Past VIP Gift
HeadCatwa Koura
SkinEssences Blake
Glasses – BH9 – HillsClub2 – Paper – Free Tres Chic Group Gift/Group is Free – @Tres Chic
Eyes – Euphoric – Mavi Mesh Eyes – Free Tres Chic Group Gift/Group is Free – @Tres Chic *Originally Shown by Aline
Earringse.marie – Asteria Earrings – Silvers
Hoodie – Elven Elder – Laurus Nobilis Hoodie – Free Tres Chic Group Gift/Group is Free – @Tres Chic
ShortsEMPIRE – Jeans Shorts
Upper Body TattooIvory & Rose – Moth & Moon Tattoo
Lower Body TattooIvory & Rose – Truth Be Told Tattoo
Photo taken at Otter Lake


Peace Love Music and Air Hockey

Peace Love Music & FoosballWaiting is always hard, especially when I’m waiting for Blue to get home so I can attempt to beat him at air hockey. The last time we played, I am pretty sure he took it easy on me. lol This shiny new air hockey table, the cool wall hanging, and the matching rug are all gifts on the Retro Hunt from Tentacle Experiment. Each of the furniture and decor pieces in this set are copy so you can rez multiples.  My tank-top is also a Retro Hunt prize you can find at The Bold Llama. I have to say, I am genuinely digging these bright colors.  The Retro Hunt is a dollarbie hunt and it runs from now until the end of May.

Shirt Sizes Included: Maitreya Lara, Slink (Hourglass, Physique), Ocacin, EBody, Tonic (Curvy, Fine), TMP, Standard Mesh (xs-XL) + Alpha Layer

Hunt HintThe Bold LlamaTake a left hand turn and head strait back into the 70s. I heart 70s and Mustang Cars. 

Hunt HintTentacle ExperimentLet’s go retro fur fun! 

Credits:


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

 


Blueberries and Cactus

Garden Projects

Hello hello Fab Free! I’ve got some goodies from Blueberry (including store credit!), some cute denim applier shorts by Nerdosaurus, and a Le Poppycock freebie by way of the Pose Fair to share with you today. As always, but especially now, I hope everyone is taking good care of themselves and doing well despite all the unpleasantness out in the world. That said, hopefully these free and inexpensive finds make you smile. You know how this works from here, keep reading for details, and peep full credits at the end.

P.S. I even put a few extras in the credits! Have fun Fab Free! 

Blueberry

It’s a good time to be part of the Blueberry in-world group if you’re not already. Caroline gave me the heads up that just a day or two ago they sent out a group gift via notices that is a complete Mega Pack. There’s also a 350 linden store credit available to group members also in a notice sent out today! You guys, that makes the 20 linden join fee worth it worth it worth it!!

The generous Mega Pack gift from Blueberry includes the puffer jacket, and dress with lots of options. Along with several sizes, the jacket and dress can be worn together or separately. If you want to wear both together, wear the jacket in your size and use the detailed customization hud to show the dress. From there you can pick from tons of color options for the dress, jacket, and metal parts. Additionally, there is an option to hide or show panties with a lace option for those as well as the color choices. Reminder, the Blueberry group has a one time join fee of 20 linden. Don’t forget to check the notices!

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

Nerdosaurus 

I personally chose to wear the group gift dress from Blueberry as a shirt and put on a cute pair of denim shorts by Nerdosarus.  I found them for just 10 linden on the Marketplace. For that price especially, these shorts are a steal! The shorts come in 5 denim shades, each in an Omega applier as well as classic system layers.

Le Poppycock

The Pose Fair is a must-go-to shopping stop. There are so many free gifts I can’t even tell you how many, and there are poses for everyone. The Pose Fair group is also free to join, just wear the group tag and click the gift boxes to get your free gift. These cute little cacti are part of the Pose Fair gift by Le Poppycock. This gift includes the cacti and a single bento hold pose.

Here are those Credits:

HairTRUTH Eternity – Fatpack *Past VIP Gift Originally Shown Here
HeadCatwa Koura
Eye Makeup[POUT!] POP! liners – Appliers & BOM – Free Group Gift/Group is Free to Join *Originally Shown Here
Lashes & Hearts[POUT!] Crystal heart lashes – Free Group Gift/Group is Free to Join *Originally Shown Here
SkinEssences – Petra
EyesBuzzeriCelestial Eyes – Hazel
NecklaceDeliciae – Sending My Heart Necklace
Dermal Piercings – .ARISE. Double Dermal / Purple
Tattoo – Absence – Maritime Rose – Marketplace
Jacket & Dress/TopBlueberry – Puffer Set – Mega Pack – Free Group Gift/Group is 20L to Join *In Group Notices 
Shorts – Nerdosaurus – Compact Shorts – 10L on the Marketplace
Cacti & Pose – Le Poppycock *Fancactus* – Free Event Gift/Event Group is Free to Join – @Pose Fair
**Store Credit! – 350L Blueberry Store Credit – Free Group Gift/Group is 20L to Join *In Group Notices 
Photo taken at Otter Lake


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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.


Let’s do Brunch

Brunch

Hello Fab Free! Two things I thoroughly enjoy are brunch, and freebies. So for this post I decided to combine the two. I picked up a new group gift tattoo by Carol G, and the Fab Free group gift at Revelation. Also, the Carol G group changed, and is free to join for a very limited time, so sit back, enjoy some waffles, and read on. Credits will, as always, be listed at the end.

Carol G

You may have read or heard that Carol G made a new store group recently. Carol G has also stated that the new group will be free to join for a L I M I T E D time to give everyone enough time to switch from the original group to the new one. You know what that means? You got it, free group gifts with no join fees! The upper body tattoo I am wearing is a recent group gift that can be found at the Carol G shop located on the Scandalize sim only. This gift will not be available at the Carol G main store. Also, it can be worn by mesh and classic non-mesh avatars!

Appliers/Layers Included: Classic Tattoo Layers, Belleza Applier, Slink Applier, Omega Applier, Legacy Applier, Maitreya Applier
Rapine TaTToo [CAROL G]

Revelation

Have you checked out the Fab Free Group Gift List lately? If you haven’t, you need to. There’s a ton of fabulous new gifts in there! I picked up this ruffled top and skirt outfit at Revelation for free with my Fab Free group tag. This free outfit comes in several sizes, and has a color/texture change hud that lets you customize different parts of the top and skirt. The skirt has solid color options, and a few cute patterns, while the top has solid color choices only. To get your free outfit head over to Revelation and look for the “Group Gift” wall that has several packages set out in front of it. The black/dark grey package in the front row is the Fab Free gift, just click it while wearing your Fab Free tag and the outfit will be sent to you. Also, if you’re not a Fab Free member, you can join for free by clicking the Fab Free sign on the wall at Revelation.

Sizes Included: FitMesh – Belleza (Isis, Freya, Venus), Slink (Hourglass, Physique), Maitreya Lara
Aila

Here are the Credits:

  • HairTRUTH VIP – Makena
    HeadCatwa Koura
    SkinEssences – Raven
    EyesBuzzeriCelestial Eyes – Hazel
    TattooCarol G – Rapine Tattoo – Free Group Gift/Group is Free to Join for a LIMITED Time
    Outfit – :::Revelation::: Aila  Outfit – Free Fab Free Group Gift/Fab Free Group is Free to Join 
    Waffle PlateAndika – Waffle For Breakfast Set – Currently @Uber
    CoffeeReckless – Bean Juice

Pose by Foxcity
Photo taken at Backdrop City


Eat The Cake

Eat Cake

What better way to have your cake and eat it than to come upon a free group gift that has a free group join too. Mowie has exactly that. Their in store group is free to join and they have this super cute skirt and halter top as their latest free group gift. It’s sassy and too cute to pass up. This free outfit gift at Mowie comes with a color change hud that lets you pick from solid colors for the top, and matching plaids for the skirt. To get yours you’ll need to join the in-world group at check the past notices. The in-world store is currently closed.

Sizes Included: Maitreya Lara, Legacy

Here are the Credits:

Hair – TRUTH Eternity – Fatpack – VIP Gift – Recently Blogged Here
Head – Catwa Koura
Eyes – BuzzeriCelestial Eyes – Hazel
Skin – YS&YS – Kitty
Upper Body Tattoo – Carol G – Gothic Tattoo
Top & Skirt – MOWIE – “Seinab” Top & Skirt – Free Group Gift/Group is Free to Join *In Past Notices Only!
Food Items & Fork – [andika New year’s Cake Set] – Recently @Uber 

Pose by Foxcity
Photo taken at Isles of Scotland


Sass-itude


I Have No Idea

I can’t deny I am a sucker for cute little black dresses, and this one is irresistibly cute. This short sweet halter style black dress with the plaid-like texture to the skirt is a recent group gift at Sass. The Sass group has a one time join fee of 10 linden and there are multiple group gifts available. Happy Shopping Fab Free!

Sizes Included: Maitreya Lara, Slink Hourglass, Belleza Freya

Here’s What I Have On:

Hair – TRUTH – Tori *Past VIP Gift 
Head – Catwa Koura
Horns – Aisling – Marangki – Obsidian *Old Gacha
Eyes – BuzzeriCelestial Eyes – Wolf
Skin – Essences – Sibyl *Recent Group Gift Shown Here
Chest Piercing – {Scene} CutDiamonds Piercing V1
Dress – Sass – [2019.09 GG] – Free Group Gift/Group is 10L to Join *Recently Shown Here
Tattoos – Ivory & Rose – Devotion Tattoo & Truth Be Told Tattoo

Pose by Space Cadet
Photo Taken at Kowloon


Over It


Over It

Finally the weather outside made me want to put on a jacket rather than lift my hair off the back of my neck. It has been an unusually cool day, even for September. Love and Aline may be clinging to summer, but I don’t mind telling you I’m over it. Give me crisp cool air, fall leaves, bonfires, and all the deliciousness that summer is just too hot for. I also love a good fall wardrobe which wouldn’t be complete without a good jacket. The jacket I’m wearing is part of a group gift newly available at Star Sugar. While picking up my new favorite jacket, I also found a handful of free gifts at Star Sugar, one of which was this cute start studded bag. Needless to say I couldn’t resist. For more about each of these fantastic finds, keep reading, or you can scroll to the credits.

Star Sugar

First, the initial thing that drew me to this jacket by Star Sugar were the little bats. I love them! That said, the jacket is a group gift at Star Sugar, along with a matching skirt which I did not wear. The Jacket comes in several pastel colors, all with black trim and little black bats around the bottom. The skirt and jacket are fit for Maitreya Lara only. The Star Sugar group has a join fee of 50 linden, and there are multiple group gifts available including this one recently blogged by Juli. Below is a copy of the vendor photo so you can see the cute buttoned skirt and the sweet pastel colors the jacket comes in.

Babe Fit

As I mentioned, there are several free gifts that do not require a group tag at Star Sugar. The gift that caught my eye the most was this cool little star studded bag. This freebie has a hold pose that actually worked with my mixed priority AO. Additionally the free bag comes in the black version shown, as well as yellow, blue, green, pink, and white. Definitely pick this one up!

Here is What I am Wearing:

Hair – TRUTH Alias – Fatpack – Current VIP Gift *Originally Shown Here
Head – Catwa Koura
Skin – Essences – Sibyl – Free Essences Newsletter Group Gift *Previously Blogged Here
Jacket – Star Sugar – *SS* Babe Fit – Free Group Gift/Group is 50L to Join
Jeans – –Pixicat– Tova.Boyfriend Jeans
Tattoos – Absence – Maritime Rose – Marketplace
Bag – Star Sugar – *SS* Star Studded Bag – Free Gift (no group needed)
Shoes – EMPIRE – Jacinta – *Past Group Gift/Still Available/Originally Shown by Aline 

Pose by La Baguette
Photo taken at Backdrop City