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Autumn Dancing on the Breeze

Crisp Breeze and Dancing Leaves

Happy Last Day of September, Fabulous Readers!  The month flew by for me, and it’s hard to believe it will be October tomorrow.  Today’s post features a free camisole top that I opted to pair with a jacket because of the cooler fall temperatures.  That being said, I think it would also work well worn by itself or coupled with an overshirt.

Crisp and Clean

I love the contrasting hues in my outfit today.  If opposites are not your cup of tea, my new tank top from Arata Shouten will coordinate well with just about anything because you can easily edit the color.  The folder includes two options for the camisole, a white and a gray tint that you can customize by right-clicking and selecting edit.  After that, you’re limited only by the colors of the rainbow!  I decided to stick with a bright white, but the sky’s the limit.  Best of all, I picked it up for a grand total of zero Linden dollars and I didn’t need to join a group.  The top is BOM, so you have to have a mesh body with BOM enabled to be able to wear it.

Until next time, I wish you days full of crisp breezes and colorful dancing leaves.  🙂

– Wren –

Wren is Wearing…

Clothes

Jacket:   Blueberry Maria Jacket
Top:  Arata BOM Camisole (free gift no group required – 0L)
Pants:  Onyx Leathers Plaid Pants
Jewelry:  #Mewsery Moonkitty Earrings (free group gift first shown here by Aline – 0L/0L to join)
Flip Flops:  Tantrum Krissy Flip Flop (free group gift first shown here by Aline – 0L/75L to join)

Body

Mesh Body: Maitreya Lara
Mesh Head: Lelutka Fleur
Head Applier:  Bold & Beauty Adriana in Sand
Eyes:  Avi Glam Tease Eyes
Lips:  VELOUR Nayeon Special HD Lips Pack 1
Hair:  Stealthic Endless
Pose:  Diversion Cozy Fall
Sim:  Elvion


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Meet Me at Dusk

Enjoy Every Purple Moment

Hello Fabulous Readers!  I don’t know about you, but I can’t resist the color purple.  Today’s post features a gorgeous formal gown that I picked up for free as a hunt prize in the Twisted Hunt Fall 2021 (Beyond the Veil).  This is a time-sensitive post because the event draws to a close on September 30th, but this beauty is well worth a journey down the hunt trail.

Fit for a Royal

With its slightly puffed upper sleeves, intricate print on the bodice, and “v” shaped waistline, the free Clyra gown flatters your curves.  I love how the full-length skirt drapes gracefully to the ground and is loose enough to make it easy to move without being cumbersome.  I felt so elegant as I wore it, and found myself searching for a castle to visit.  Although it’s not designed specifically for a mesh avatar, I was able to get the perfect fit by adjusting the alpha of my Maitryea mesh body.  If you are still rocking a classic avatar, the included alpha layers will allow you to opt for wearing the dress with and without your feet showing.  As I stated earlier, the hunt runs only until the end of September, so if you like this frock as much as I do, head on over soon to *DSO* (Designs by Starla) to do some sleuthing of your own.  You’ll be searching for a small dusk-colored cube.

Sizes:

  • Alpha layers with and without feet
  • Mesh in XXS, XS, S, M, and L

Until my next post, happy hunting!

– Wren –

Wren is Wearing…

Clothes

Gown:  *DSO* (Designs By Starla) Clyra Gown (free hunt prize in the Twisted Fall Hunt 2021)
Jewelry:  Cae Entwined Collection

Body

Mesh Body: Maitreya Lara
Mesh Head: Lelutka Fleur
Head Applier:  Bold & Beauty Adriana in Sand
Eyeliner:  Oh Hello Basic Eyeliner II
Eyes:  Avi Glam Tease Eyes
Lips:  VELOUR Nayeon Special HD Lips Pack 1
Hair:  Truth Destiny
Pose:  Lyrium Riana
Sim:  Private Location


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Break Out the Sweaters

Break Out the Sweaters

Hi there, Fabulous Readers!  The other day in my post here, I shared a pretty floral dress that I picked up as a hunt prize over at The Free Dove.  While I was searching high and low for the hunt object, this cute sweater caught my eye.  I don’t know about where you are in the world, but the days around me are getting a bit on the chilly side, so I was happy to add a cozy item to my wardrobe (even if it is just in SL).

It’s Getting to Be Sweater Weather

I’ve been avoiding it as long as I could, but it is definitely time to start dressing for the season.  Baby Monkey has you covered if you are looking to expand your fall collection, and best of all, their gift is completely free for members of The Free Dove group (which is free to join).  The Striped Sweater will keep you toasty warm with its mock turtleneck, long sleeves, and generous length.  I love how it is not too bulky and still shows off your curves.  If blue is not your cup of tea, you can change the look with 7 other knitted textures using the included HUD.  Although I chose not to wear them for my picture, the folder also includes striped leggings, a suede mini, and Guilia boots, so you will have a complete outfit (including footwear) – all for a grand total of zero lindens!

Mesh Body Compatibility

  • Belleza Freya, Isis, and Venus
  • Maitreya
  • Slink Hourglass and Physique

Until my next post,

– Wren –

Wren is Wearing…

Clothes

Top:  Baby Monkey Striped Sweater (free gift for members of The Free Dove Group – 0L/0L to join)
Jeans:  Little Fox Thea Jeans in Water (Saturday Sale item – 75L)
Shoes:  REIGN Arianna Sneakers

Body

Mesh Body: Maitreya Lara
Mesh Head: Lelutka Fleur
Head Applier:  Bold & Beauty Adriana in Sand
Eyeliner:  Oh Hello Basic Eyeliner II
Eyes:  Avi Glam Royalty Eyes in Acorn
Lips:  VELOUR Nayeon Special HD Lips Pack 1
Hair:  Stealthic Searching
Pose:  Space Cadet Grimes (Saturday Sale item – 75L)
Sim:  Le Monde Perdu


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A Bit of September Birdwatching

Happiness Blooms from Within

Hello Fab Readers!  I hit the hunt trail again this weekend and discovered a cheery dress that I picked up completely for free.  All I had to do was invest a small amount of time doing some “birding” (more on that below) and it was completely worth it.

Packed with Options

This vibrant frock is the first free hunt prize from GGVG in The Free Dove’s September Hunt.  It features an off-the-shoulder fit, layered sleeves, and a slightly flared skirt.  In addition, the generous designer included a texture change HUD with 20 bold selections for the floral print.  Honestly, it was hard to choose my favorite one for the photo!   There are five gifts from GGVG concealed on the Free Dove sim (I found this beauty there) and an additional 5 scattered throughout the GGVG main store location.  In order to collect the items, you need to be a member of The Free Dove group, but it’s completely free to join.  You’ll be searching for a small, reddish-brown, and yellow feathered friend.  The hunt runs through September 30th.

Mesh Body Compatibility

  • Classic – M (no alpha layer)
  • Fitmesh – M
  • Belleza Frey, Isis and Venus
  • Maitreya
  • Ocacin
  • Slink Hourglass and Physique
  • Tonic Curvy and Fine
  • Voluptuous

Until next time, happy hunting!

– Wren –

Wren is Wearing…

Clothes

Jewelry:  Cae Simplicity Pearl Collection
Dress:  GGVG Tropical Flare Dress (free hunt prize in The Free Dove September Hunt must be a member of Free Dove Group – 0L/0L to join)
Heels:  KC Couture Kairi Heels (special price for The Saturday Sale – 75L)

Body

Mesh Body: Maitreya Lara
Mesh Head: Lelutka Fleur
Head Applier:  Bold & Beauty Adriana in Sand
Eyeliner:  Oh Hello Basic Eyeliner II
Eyes:  Avi Glam Royalty Eyes in Shade
Lips:  VELOUR Nayeon Special HD Lips Pack 1
Hair:  Truth Hair Destiny
Pose:  LW  Bento Poses Empath
Sim:  Frogmore


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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


Going Green

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Happy weekend gang!

I’m sorry I haven’t been around much, I’ve had to move my store and I’m also hopefully moving home in second life and anyone who has moved in world knows what an undertaking it is!  Not only finding the right place but then getting everything moved and set back up!  Whew, I tell ya it’s enough to wear a girl out!

Fortunately, if you are feeling worn out, I have just the cure!  A sexy minidress for only 15L, plus free hair and shoes!  Woohoo!

It’s so Easy being Green!

I honestly don’t understand why Kermit sings about how difficult it is being green, I found it quite easy when wearing this sexy little number from Witchcraft that I found over at The Bundles Autumn Event.  They have freebies galore but I was drawn to the bright and funky color of this cute minidress that Witchcraft had out for only 15L.  Well, that’s practically free, right?  This adorbs dress fits:

  • Isis
  • Freya
  • Venus
  • Maitreya
  • Hourglass
  • Physique
  • TMP

The Bundles Event runs until the 25 of September so you have some time to browse and enjoy and scoop up all the wonderful free goodies celebrating Bundles 5th Birthday (no group required!), and also some awesome deals!

These scintillating boots are a free group gift from Promagic.  Their group is free to join, and these fit Maitreya.  They come in a bunch of pretty colors so you can mix and match with lots of outfits.

Lastly, but soitenly not leastly, my hair is a free group gift from Moon.  Their group is currently free to join and you get a whole lot of group gift hairs.

Hokey dokey kiddos, that’s all from me for this time!

Arielle is looking fabulous in…

Clothes

Dress – Witchcraft Eva Latex Dress (15L at Bundles Event)
Shoes – Promagic Crazy Boots (free group gift, group is free to join)

Body 

Mesh Body – Maitreya  Lara
Mesh Head –Lelutka Nova EvoX
Skin – Enfer Sombre Madison Cream
Eyes – Lotus Generation Eyes
Hair – Moon Ricky Sail (free group gift, group is currently free to join)
Eyeshadow- Velour Piper HD Eyeshadow
Lipstick- Fewness Starlight Lipstick

Extras

Backdrop – The Bearded Guy Hard Forget – Shining Sun

 


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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


Yep, It Was Me

Yep, It Was Me

Hello there, Fab Free! I couldn’t resist spending another day at the beach during this end-of-summer holiday weekend. As you can see, things didn’t quite work out the way I had planned. At least I was able to enjoy my latest hunt prize, even if I didn’t get to have my picnic lunch. Does anyone know of a good SL dog trainer?

I Let the Dogs Out…

…well, at least one naughty dog who stole the hot dogs.  I figured I might as well ‘fess up.  What better way to do it than with my new cropped tank from The Bold Llama T-Shirt Company?  This gray top features the funny text proclaiming my guilt, as well as a figure-flattering fit and realistic wrinkles in the fabric.  It is a hunt exclusive item that I picked up for just 25L.  There’s also a 1L prize in the shop (another tank) that proclaims “I Like to Move It Move It,” but I thought this one was much more in line with the afternoon’s events.  Both items are part of the Bring on the Night Hunt, and can be yours if you locate the stars hidden somewhere in the shop.

Sizes & Mesh Body Compatibility

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

Until next time,

– Wren –

Wren is Wearing…

Clothing

Tank: The Bold Llama T-Shirt Co I Let the Dogs Out Tee (prize in the Bring on the Nights Hunt – 25L)
Capris: Just Because Jen Capris

Body

Mesh Body: Maitreya
Mesh Head: Lelutka Fleur
Head Applier: Bold & Beauty Arianna in Buttermilk
Eyeliner: Oh Hello! Basic Eyeliner II
Eyes: Avi-Glam Royalty Eyes in Reef
Lips: VELOUR Nayeon Special HD Lips Pack 1
Hair: Stealthic Clarity
Prop: Jian Boston Terrier Hot Dog Thief
Pose: Kopfkino Anemone (25L)
Sim: Norder Ney


Bittersweet

Bittersweet farewell

Hello, Fab Free!  I hope you are having a wonderful weekend.  After some retail therapy, I spent the afternoon at the beach today, enjoying the last burst of summer.  The beginning of September is always bittersweet to me.  I look forward to the crisp days of fall, but I’m never really ready for the change of seasons.  Pretty soon, it will be time to pack crop tops and shorts away and pull out cozy sweaters and long pants.  For today though, I am rocking my latest hunt find and a cute pair of shorts.

Loving that Dragon!

This adorable crop top from Grumble features bright pops of color splashed over a black background and slender shoulder straps that allow my skin to soak up the sun.  I really love the jewel tones in the pattern, which draws inspiration from the theme of the Love the Dragon Hunt 2.  Both Jacx and I have already shared hunt items here and here, but with 42 stops along the way, there are plenty of other budget-friendly goodies hidden on the trail.  Each hunt prize has a 3L price tag, but the sponsor fees are for the IKSDP Harambee project Gwassi Kenya schools.  It feels good to scoop up some new items for my wardrobe and support a worthy cause at the same time.  The event runs through September 30th.

Mesh Body Compatibility

  • eBody Curvy
  • Freya
  • Hourglass
  • Legacy and Legacy Perky
  • Maitreya
  • Physique

Until my next post,

– Wren-

Wren is Wearing…

Clothes

Top:  Grumble Dragon Crop Top (Hunt Prize in the Love the Dragon 2 Hunt – 3L)
Shorts:  Nanika IIona Shorts Black (75L for the Saturday Sale)

Body

Mesh Body:  Maitreya
Mesh Head:  Lelutka Fleur
Head Applier:  Bold & Beauty Arianna in Buttermilk
Eyeliner:  Oh Hello! Basic Eyeliner II
Eyes:  Avi-Glam Royalty Eyes in Reef
Lips:  VELOUR Nayeon Special HD Lips Pack 1
Hair:  Stealthic Clarity
Pose:  Dust Bunny Dreamy Outing (on the sim)
Sim:  Safe Haven


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Dreamy Damsel

Dreamy Damsel

Happy Weekend, Fabulous Readers!  In my part of the world in RL, this is a three-day weekend, and boy, did I need an extra day off.  Of course, I had to spend part of the holiday weekend hunting for SL bargains. Inspired by Jacx’s post here, I decided to set off down the trail of the Love the Dragon Hunt 2.  Now, this is not a free hunt, but the dress I came away with was well worth the tiny asking price.

Fit for a Fairytale

It took me a while, but after I finally discovered the hunt object at Telsiope’s Couture (an adorable dragon plushie), I paid the 3L fee, then eagerly teleported home to pop open the Agatha Dress.  Wow, oh wow, do I love this stunning gown!  The sleeveless frock features a plunging neckline, flowing cape/train, and a full, floor-length skirt.  The designer even included a color change HUD so you can customize your look.  While I opted for an all-white design, you have six hues to choose from and can apply them separately to the cape, top, skirt, and belt to create a variety of combinations.  The only caveat is this dress is made specifically for the Maitreya mesh body.  With a bit of searching time and just a few Linden dollars, you can come away with a lovely outfit perfect for a formal event or heck, even a stroll through nature – this is SL after all. 🙂  The hunt runs through September 30th.

Mesh Body Compatibility

  • Maitreya

Until my next post, happy hunting!

– Wren –

Wren is Wearing…

Clothes

Telsiope’s Couture Agatha (Hunt Prize in the Love the Dragon Hunt 2 – 3L)

Body

Mesh Body:  Maitreya
Mesh Head:  Lelutka Fleur
Head Applier:  Bold & Beauty Arianna in Buttermilk
Eyeliner:  Oh Hello! Basic Eyeliner II
Eyes:  Avi-Glam Royalty Eyes in Reef
Lips:  VELOUR Nayeon Special HD Lips Pack 1
Hair:  Wasabi Mer Mesh Hair (50% off at The Outlet)
Pose:  Secret Body Elegance Pose
Sim: Pemberly Shores