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Had To Separate the Kids


I can't, in good conscience, ever just do a "style card," a post consisting of merely a pic and credits. This is my blog. My BLOG. A blog consists of thoughts, feelings, information. Often I will write a quick poem, or add song lyrics - sharing where my brain went upon constructing the pic. It has also occurred to me, that while that is interesting (hopefully!), Second Lifers are tuning in to learn more about the creations depicted. I'm going to start making a more concerted effort to describe the items...what I like about them, and anything particularly outstanding about them...even if it's just bullet points for the sake of time, lol.

Sn@tch - What has Ivey Deschanel been up to, that talented busy bee? I'm wearing Bailey Hair. This is an adorable hairstyle, with bangs and falling long down the back. The textures glisten very nicely with graphics up. So it's cute AND affordable - check out the Spring Cleaning on the Lanisha Sim or find Bailey at the store when you find the Purple Rose, and save while picking up hair cuteness! I'm also wearing the Surfside Halter Top, for classic avies or the option of an Omega Hud for mesh ladies. I have a huge problem with this halter. A really big negative. The textures are so cute it's difficult to pick which one to wear! ;) 

JUSTICE - My shorts are Bailee. Alas, the same problem as above, these include a great texture hud. Whatever shall we do with all these options. Dance around gleefully? Of course! We do need to tell Valentine Coy that she forgot to zip up the zipper - it's artfully small enough to not be gauche, and strategically cute when noticed. Valentine has released some similarly styled jeans that I'll be sharing soon - but you know you don't have to wait on me to buy them.

Slipper Originals - I'm wearing Alissa Sandals, an older release found at the store. I vote never worry about pulling out the perfect shoes we already have in inventory, especially when they're created by Elle Polygon. These sandals come with the usual extensive color hud. Sensory overload, omg, they will match anything!

CHEZ MOI FURNITURES - The Polka Dots Patio Set is offered up at this round of Cosmopolitan. Rezz more cups and chairs and invite your friends over for a tea party! PG and Adult Versions are available. Wait, Adult? I'm going to conduct a safety inspection! We don't want anyone scalded by hot tea. ;) I really like this furniture design - the white wrought iron is very pretty. Thanks, Nanda Marjeta, for brightening our world with such wonderful furniture!

JIAN - Jian is not one of my official sponsors (would that it were, I can dream, hint, hint). I finally hopped over to The Arcade to pick up Kalia Firelyte's Cheeky Chihuahuas. Jian pets are usually an expected splurge for me - I want them all and GET them all. These little cuties were fighting so I had to separate them. I'm pretty sure they will make special appearances on my blog often. Let's hope they behave! Meanwhile, I'm pretty sure I'm sponsoring Jian SL kids through college with my purchases, so...you probably shouldn't let me blog officially. ;)

Whew, so this is why I don't always chatter about items; I have so many complimentary things to say the posts get long!


CREDITS:

Hair - :::Sn@tch::: - Bailey
CHEAP! Spring Cleaning on Lanisha Sim -OR-
Even CHEAPER if you find the Purple Rose in the Store!
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Surfside Halter Tops
Riot Vender
Classic & Omega Applier, 12 Patterns!
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More Store Info:
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Shorts- [JUSTICE]
BAILEE
Maitreya, Slink(s), Belleza(s)
w/ Extensive Metal/String/Texture Hud
100% Original Mesh & Design
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More Store Info:
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Alissa (Older Release)
Maitreya, Slink, Belleza
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More Info About Slipper Originals:
100% Original Mesh Designs
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Furniture - CHEZ MOI FURNITURES
POLKA DOTS PATIO SET
Adult or PG, 100% Original Mesh
Animations & Rezzables for Singles, Couples & Families
Exclusive @ Cosmopolitan until July 2nd !!
PG version - Regular Price: 399Ls  Price 20% off: 319Ls
Adult version - Regular Price: 699Ls Price 20% off: 559Ls
More Info about the set HERE
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More Info About CHEZ MOI:
InWorld Marketplace / Website / Facebook / Flickr
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Decor - Dolome Designs - Planting Time
Garden & Fence

JIAN - Cheeky Chihuahuas
12. White Held, 4. White Companion
The Arcade until June 30th !!

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Eyes - *YS&YS* - Tresor Eyes for Lelutka Bento (Applier)
@ Vintage Fair until June 25th !!

Skin/Applier - Glam Affair
Kendall (Lelutka)
Collabor88 until July 6th !!

.LeLutka. Chloe Bento Head & Rigged Eyes
Maitreya Lara body/Bento hands/feet

Lighting - LUMIPro 2017


2017 0624 [White~Widow] DarkTower Tattoo@uber

White Widow DarkTower

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[White~Widow] DarkTower Tattoo - Black (Black, Henna)

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Moon Elixir - Potions Master - 14 - Lara - Goggles
tram G0306 hair
Insol: Mara skin (KUSTOM9)
CATWA HEAD Catya
IKON Hope Eyes - Sky
Slink Physique Mesh Body Hourglass/Hands - Dynamic
{vincue} Mini+Kinie - Bra [Hourglass] (KUSTOM9)

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Feminine Liquid Foil


Presenting a bit of pastel for you in this post! My ZOZ Nails are called Liquid Foil; their appearance holds up beautifully to the cool name. My hair is by Alli&Ali Designs - I caught an interesting shadow on my right side and left it. My eyes (current faves) are by YS&YS, called Tresor and extend that liquid foil effect. Moreover, my Studio Exposure makeup (from June's Lelutka Powder Pack) glistens marvelously.

Do you want to glisten?


CREDITS:

Hair - Alli&Ali Designs - InWorld / Marketplace Website
Geraldine Hair (Pastel)
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Nails -{ZOZ}- Liquid Foil Polish
Slink, Maitreya, Omega, Zoz Mesh & Vista Bento
Huds with NINE colors! -OR- Single Packs
Cosmopolitan until July 2nd !!
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Makeup - Studio Exposure - Barbie Doll Pallete
Powder Pack (Lelutka) June 2017 - More Info HERE

Izzie's - Lelutka - Dimples

Jewelry - Lapointe Bastchild - "Celtic Promise"

Older Items

Eyes - *YS&YS* - Tresor Eyes for Lelutka Bento (Applier)
@ Vintage Fair until June 25th !!

Skin/Applier - Glam Affair
Kendall (Lelutka)
Collabor88 until July 6th !!

.LeLutka. Chloe Bento Head & Rigged Eyes
Maitreya Lara body/Bento hands
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Pose - {NANTRA}
Chica Chica Boom 6m
6 poses + mirrors
Vintage Fair until June 25th !!
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More Store Info:

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Lighting - LUMIPro 2017


If you stay true to yourself, you’ll never have regrets

If you stay true to yourself, you'll never have regrets

Good Morning and happy Saturday.  One of the mysteries of life, don’t worry I’m not being too deep on a Saturday lol but yes one of those life mysteries no one can explain properly is why is it that when you have an alarm all week you want to sleep and hit that snooze button, then at the weekend you have no alarm and wake up earlier than the rest of the week lol.  Yes I was up at 6am on a weekend pffft should be against some law but hey it means my day is longer to fit in things I want to do right? lol

Todays post is another post for Cosmopolitan, the gorgeous bedroom set is a gacha set  by Myrrine while the bed is by Newchurch, if you haven’t been to the event yet you still have time 🙂

Have a great day everyone ♥

 

BODY:  Maitreya Mesh Body – Lara V4.1

HEAD:  .LeLutka.Head.Simone 2.7

EYES:  .LeLutka.Eyes.Simone 2.7

SKIN: ItGirls – Lelutka Skin Applier – Ava Tan

LINGERIE:  *MSS* Darla Lingerie White @ On9 (NEW)

HAIR:  eXxEsS : ZORA A

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Décor

:: N :: Ellis Bed, Oak (Adult)by Victor Newchurch @ Cosmopolitan (NEW)

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Myrrine – ANGELIQUE GACHA by Myrrine (myrrlne) @ Cosmopolitan (NEW)

ANGELIQUE wardrobe RARE

ANGELIQUE chair 1 RARE

ANGELIQUE nightstand

ANGELIQUE lamp

ANGELIQUE books/roses

ANGELIQUE chair 2 RARE

ANGELIQUE pile of books RARE

ANGELIQUE cluster of art

ANGELIQUE mannequin

ANGELIQUE wheel n photos

ANGELIQUE paper hearts

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(fd) Studio Skybox (Inside, Phantom)

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Heart – Wild Flowers – Quenn Ann’s Lace – P4

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*alirium* DwarfForest [DarkGreen]

 

Country Bar…

DaD Design's are at Shiny Shabby this round with a gorgeous 'Cape Cod Country Bar' gacha series.  The set includes 19 pieces all up, which includes the rare 'country bar', which can be colour changed, via the touch panel on the build.  Other pieces, include, not only the outside setting, but also inside cupboards, bar stools, lighting, open - closed signs, various shelves, sink, roll up shutters, and drawers, plus a lot more.  You can see the full set on display at Shiny Shabby, which runs from the 20th of June, through till the 15th of July.  This set teams beautifully with other builds from Dad Design.


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DaD DESIGN "Cape Cod Country Bar Gacha" @ Shiny Shabby
DaD DESIGN "Wrought Iron Bar Set -Group Gift
DaD Design - Sweet haven Cottage - Steps
DaD Design -Sweet haven Cottage - single post
DaD Design - Sweet haven Cottage - rope A
dust bunny . potted cheese plant @ Collabor88
dust bunny . fiddle leaf tree @ Collabor88
dust bunny . spotted begonia @ Collabor88
floorplan. string party lights A [on]
Apple Fall Summer Parasol @ Fameshed
HPMD* Garden Tree08 - green
14 - DRD - Garden Party - Wallflowers - C (gacha)
15 - DRD - Garden Party - Wallflowers - A (gacha)
9 - DRD - Garden Party - Light Poles - One (gacha)
5 - DRD - Garden Party - Beer Bar (gacha)
13 - DRD - Garden Party - Wallflowers - D (gacha)
13 - DRD - Garden Party - Wallflowers - E (gacha)
(epia) - Party Sign (gacha)
tarte. garden party menu (gacha)
+Half-Deer+ Fairylight Balloons - Garden Party - Group and Single
The Annex - Tailgate Party - Red Cup Stack (gacha)
The Annex - Tailgate Party - Open Cooler (gacha)
Schultz Bros. 17. Beer Tap (gacha)
Schultz Bros. 15. Crate of Beer 2 (gacha)
!Ohmai: Ivory Gull SET
(No stores at the moment in SL)
{what next} Bar Sign (gacha)
{what next} Bar Drinks Tray (gacha)
Sway's [Door Mat] international (gacha)
*:..Silvery K..:*BeachParty(SignBoard)12 (gacha)
Heart - WILD FLOWERS - Bunchberry - Mixed Patch 
Heart - WILDFLOWERS - Buttercups
Heart - WILDFLOWERS - Echinacea - White Swan
JIAN Clover Patch :: Big Square

Summer Shenanigans!

FridayFunDay

“I’m in a SUMMER state of mind!”

Poses: [Awkward] Stray Dog – No inworld or MP store found

Props:

floorplan. juice dispenser / red – The ARCADE Gacha June 2014, MishMish – Pineapple Juice Dispenser (blue)
+Half-Deer+ Scalloped Counter Table (White) – FLF 6/23/17
LISP – Beachtime Deck Chair – Blue Sky – FLF 6/23/17
{what next} Summer Garden Hanging Planter – FLF 6/23/17
{what next} Summer Garden Planter – FLF 6/23/17
{what next} Mini A-Board Sign – FLF 6/23/17
–ANHELO– T02OW-176GA :: tres en dehors (Off White) – FLF 6/23/17
[DDD] Blooming Trellis – FLF 6/23/17

 

Style Credits:
Mesh Head: Catwa Bento Head: Lona
Mesh Body: Maitreya Mesh Body, Bento Hands, Feet
Skin: Glam Affair – Payne Applier
Shape: Personal Custom Shape
Hair: TRUTH HAIR Jayla [Group Gift]
Top: Vinyl – Sophia Top – Maitreya FLF Mishi’s Bad Dream – FLF 6/23/17
Shorts: -Pixicat- Tova.Shorts – DarkBlue (Maitreya) – FLF 6/23/17
Sandals: fri. – Freya Sandals (Rawhide) – FLF 6/23/17

FLF


2017 0623 Astralia – Hearts Chainsaw

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Astralia - Hearts Chainsaw 99L$ Sale for a week from June 23

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Tableau Vivant \ Summer Hairplay - Chinook -  V+P (The Arcade)
Insol: Mara skin (KUSTOM9)
Insol: Sweet&Bright brows
CATWA HEAD Catya
IKON Hope Eyes - Sky
Maitreya Mesh Body/Hands/Feet - Lara

Astralia - Lulu Bodysuit Maitreya

Astralia - Lulu Leg Add on Maitreya

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PRISM’s Shaoyao at SCALA™ YIN / YANG EVENT for June by ©Petra L Alexander-Valerian™

Spanish novelist Miguel de Unamuno wrote, “Love is the child of illusion and the parent of disillusion.”

SCALA™ Yin / Yang Event LM 
June 15 – June 30, 2017
THEME:  Night/Day

SCALA™ Yin/Yang Monthly Event Application Link  

STYLING
EXCLUSIVE – Shaoyao for Maitreya by PRISM

PRISM Shaoyao Leather Dress
• Dress sizes: Belliza Freya, Isis and Venus; Maitreya; Slink Physique and Hourglass;
TMP MESH bodies.
• Two colors: Red and White

Prism Shaoyao Peony and Chains Heels 
• Two colors: Red and White
• Shoe sizes: Belleza, Maitreya and Slink

Prism Shaoyao Peony Bento Glove
• Two colors: Red and White
• Glove sizes: Maitreya and Vista

Bento Head in SIMONE by LeLutka 
BODY by Maitreya
SKIN by DeeTaleZ
EXTRAS: Kalopsia – Bamboo Hanger; DDD Zen Bamboo; zerkalo Cozy Corner Pillow

Model & Photographer: ©Petra L Alexander-Valerian™
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Mainstoresl.com A new shopping resource for SL Residents

I’ve just launched a new website called mainstoresl.com and wanted to take a few minutes to let you know about it in more detail. When I first started blogging I wrote a regular feature called Mainstore Monday, where I visited a main store and wrote a blog post about it. Now, I love shopping events…I’m...

Grecian Gorgeousness


Ready for some roleplay and more? Lumae has released some fabulous forehead jewelry at Midsummer Enchantment. I'm wearing Leena. Soon, those who have purchased will receive an upgrade to a color hud including even more choices.

Below, I'm modeling Masoom's latest, a grecian-inspired dress called Zaira. Sexy, gorgeous and theme-perfect all rolled into one. Zaira is found at We <3 Roleplay. You don't actually need to be mindful of a theme to wear this - it's seriously hot for the daring to impress! 



CREDITS:

Forehead Jewels - Lumae :: Leena // Multi 2
9 Colors Inc., Upgrade Delivered Soon w/Hud
& Even More Color Options!
125Ls @ Midsummer Enchantment until July 9th !!
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More Store Information:
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Dress - [[ Masoom ]]
Zaira
Maitreya, Slink(s), Belleza (Freya, Isis), Materials Enabled
Exclusive @ We <3 Roleplay until June 30th !!
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More Store Info:
100% Original Mesh & Textures
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Hair - DOUX - Aphrodite w/Bang & Tail
@ Tres Chic until July 5th !!

Hair Accessory - Frozen - Ivy Wreath Gold
(Accessory Inc. w/Pose Set)
Tres Chic until July 5th !!

Bracers - .aisling. - Tashania - Gold

Eyes - *YS&YS* - Tresor Eyes for Lelutka Bento (Applier)
@ Vintage Fair until June 25th !!

Skin/Applier - Glam Affair
Kendall (Lelutka)
Collabor88 until July 6th !!

.LeLutka. Chloe Bento Head & Rigged Eyes
Maitreya Lara body/Bento hands/feet

Lighting - LUMIPro 2017

Poses/Location - Image Essentials
Female Studio - The Ruins