No more haunting

.no more haunting

Today I worked on a double portrait picture with my friend Kalli (big thank you to her for posing with me), to show you guys the recently released Sophie skin from Glam Affair. You can find this pretty face at The Chapter Four, available in 2 tones (Asia and Jamaica) and 4 different make ups!

We’re also wearing the new Sheena hair from Lelutka which is a group FREEBIE, as part of the introduction to their updates. I don’t know about you but I practically peed myself with excitement when I saw Minnu Palen’s update on Flickr a few days ago. As a long time fan of the brand, big changes like this are always exciting. They have now released 4 new styles, including Sheena as a freebie. The new HUD system is very simple to use, and I was sooo happy to see some awesome roots versions now available. Make sure you go check them out!

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Hair – Sheena – Lelutka NEW FREE GROUP GIFT

Skin – Sophie Asia 02 – Glam Affair @ The Chapter Four RECENT

Eyes – Charm Eyes – Ikon NEW

Necklace – Arabella Wild Pearls – Maxi Gossamer @ FaMESHed RECENT

Lip Piercing – The Minimalist (edited) – Hebenon Vial

Dimples and cheek piercings – Sugar Heart

The widow’s song

.the widow's song

Bit of a formal look for you today, with the new Cleo top and Nayra skirt from Baiastice at C88. Of course they’re seperates so great items to mix and match with other pieces to create many different looks. The skirt in particular is an awesome addition to your formal closet.

Also new is the violin set from Bauhaus Movement, who were Baiastice’ prom date for February’s Collab. The violin itself comes in several different colours, as well as being animated with 6 different poses. I actually edited one of the poses a bit for for this pic, using Animare. It’s great to see the talented LouLou Teichmann branching out into mesh, her perspective as a blogger/photographer is really helpful, since she knows what we need!

The hair I’m wearing is from Blues at The Fantasy Gacha carnival, and if you read my blog regularly you’ll know I’m a huge fan of any styles that are messy and wavy so this is an easy new favourite of mine. Finally I added the pearl collar necklace from Maxi Gossamer at FaMESHed for a touch of vintage glamour.

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Hair – Minky – Blues @ The Fantasy Gacha Carnival NEW

Skin – Sia II – Glam Affair

Top – Cleo Sweater – Baiastice @ C88 RECENT

Skirt – Nayra Long Skirt – Baiastice @ C88 RECENT

Necklace – Arabella Wild Pearls – Maxi Gossamer @ FaMESHed RECENT

Violin and pose (pose edited with Animare) – Anais’ Violin – Bauhaus Movement @ C88 RECENT

I memorized every line

.i memorized every line

Sooo much new stuff in this picture and so little time to write about it all!

First of all I’m wearing the Freja shorts from Pixicat, that were recently released for We <3 RP. Of course, they're not just fit for RP purposes, but all sorts of wear! They also come with the option of embroidered flowers on the front, that you can turn on and off with the HUD. I adore the high waist and vintage style cut, he frill adds that little bit more of a feminine touch too.

I added the new roundneck top from Coco that's out at FaMESHed. What's great about this time is that it comes with cuffs and a collar as separate attachments. That means there's a ton of ways to wear it. I've been wearing it with just cuffs around the grid, but decided to keep it simple and plain for this shot. I layered it with the Bejewelled Cardigan from Fishy Strawberry also out at FaMESHed.

The hair is a classic updo, which I only found out about because Miss Foxtrot Plurked pictures of herself in it about 100 times. Luckily she did though coz I'm in love! You can pick this up by Catwa at the Fashion Fair.

There's a few new furniture pieces in this shot too. The piano and chair are both from Apple Fall's amazing gacha at The Chapter Four. The mirror which was the inspiration for this picture, is by Theosophy who are guests at Collabor88 this month. The romantic style curtains are also at C88, by Half Deer. And the last bit of new are the stacked tables from Cheeky Pea.

Now if you'll excuse me please, I have to go and spend an hour writing all these credits XD

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On me:

Hair – Aimee – Catwa @ Fashion Fair RECENT

Skin – Sia II – Glam Affair

Top – Roundneck Top – Coco @ FaMESHed RECENT

Cardigan – Bejewelled Cardigan – Fishy Strawberry @ FaMESHed RECENT

Shorts – Freja Shorts – Pixicat @ We <3 RP RECENT

Shoes – Boho – JD COMING SOON

Tattoo – Mon Dieu – Space Mermaid

Necklace – Pearl & Diamond Necklace – Yummy

Camera – Grandpa’s Old Camera – Tee*fy (Rare gacha item)

Cigarette and Holder – Kunst

Pose – Slouch (edited with Animare)

Decor:

Curtains – Fairy Curtains – Half Deer @ C88 NEW

Mirror – Beaumaris Mirror – Theosophy @ C88 NEW

Piano – Dolly Piano – Apple Fall @ The Chapter Four RECENT

Chair – Shauna’s Chair – Apple Fall @ The Chapter Four RECENT

Stacker Tables – Cheeky Pea RECENT

Cats – Fashionably Dead

Hatboxes – Lisp

Letters – Arabella’s Letters – Kalopsia

Jug – Spring Living Roses – Tres Blah (Rare gacha item)

Rotary Phone – Tres Blah

Spring Living Radio – Tres Blah

Old Box (contents included) – Kalopsia

Joy Cushion – Erratic

Wine Bottle – Kunst

Old Rug – Kalopsia

We got freedom comin’ our way

.we got freedom comin' our way

If you’re a fan of Sons of Anarchy, you’ll love the CrimSon Saints set that Kalopsia have put out at The Mens Dept. There’s a whole bunch of decor, including the bike in this picture. On top of that, these leather vests are available to buy too, both male and female! They come with a HUD for the patches so you can change names and titles if you’re you know, that serious about an SL motorbike gang, or just up for some role play!

I’m also wearing a recent tattoo from Space Mermaid which is discounted at The Thrift Shop and a new release hair from Entwined that you can pick up at their main store.

Thank you to the always gorge Oakley Foxtrot for posing with me, you can find her amazing new mohawk from Soonsiki, out at The Mens Dept.

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On me:

Hair – Vita – Entwined NEW

Skin – Sia II – Glam Affair

Jacket – Biker Vest – Kalopsia @ The Mens Dept NEW

Lingerie – Contessa – BlackLace

Tattoo – Caraphernelia – Space Mermaid @ The Thrift Shop NEW

Hat – Paragons Cap – Remarkable Oblivion

Cigarette – Nikotin

Pose – Del May

On Oakley:

Hair – Michiko – Soonsiki @ The Mens Dept NEW

Skin – Heidi – Lara Hurley NEW

Jacket – Biker Vest – Kalopsia @ The Mens Dept NEW

Lingerie – Chanchal for Maitreya Lara – Zaara

Tattoo – Ink’d Temple – Speakeasy

Glasses – Captain’s Aviators – Yummy

Cigarette – Nikotin

Pose – Le Poppycock

Decor:

Motorbike – Kalopsia @ The Mens Dept NEW

Flying Papers – Kalopsia

Attention Pickpockets – Seven Emporium

Jesus is Lord Garage sign – Seven Emporium @ C88 NEW

Someone told me there’s a girl out there

.someone told me there's a girl out there

I’m back with another portrait after a few days off. I’ve been enjoying trying out different things with my pictures lately, so this is more of an editorial style shot. I have zero idea of whether anyone is gonna like this picture, since I think it’s vastly different to anything I’ve done before. But I like it and that’s what counts right? So I’m sort of sorry/not sorry about that!

Anyway, I’m wearing a special version of Belleza’s Mae skin that I blogged recently, this one you can find at the With Love event, with several new, pretty and pink make ups, perfect for Valentines day.

I’ve added a few new things from LaGyo too. The flowers around me are a mixture of headpieces and accessories she’s made recently. The two brighter pink ones are out at With Love, and the more pastel coloured flowers were add ons for last month’s C88. The hat, pearl earrings and necklace can all be found from LaGyo too, at February’s Collabor88 which recently began. LaGyo is one of those stores that always makes unique and interesting accessories. Great for standing out a little bit in pictures.

Finally I’m wearing a new hair from Little Bones that you can grab at FaMESHed. I love her tucked behind the ear styles lately, gonna need more of them!

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Hair – Crystal Days – Little Bones @ FaMESHed RECENT

Skin – Mae Desire 02 – Belleza @ With Love NEW

Flowers – LaGyo @ With Love and previous C88 release (now at mainstore)

Hat – Vintage Fold Hat – LaGyo @ C88

Vintage Pearl Necklace and Single Pearl Earring – Lagyo @ C88

Eyes – Dead shine – Ikon

Lip Piercing – The Minimalist (edited) – Hebenon Vial

Dimples and Piercings – Sugar Heart

I’m feelin’ electric tonight

.i'm feelin' electric tonight

Uber started a new round this weekend, with it’s Celestial theme. So many great items this round, I picked out a couple for this post.

First of all this hair from Little Bones, I can’t get enough of. Seriously in love. Loose waves and the tucked behind the ear look are a great combo. I also love the partings that Nova has added to a lot of her hairs lately, such a small thing but makes a big difference in styles. I’d really love to see more of these waves on the grid too!

I think this headpiece and necklace set is one of my favourite releases from Zibska in a while. You can’t see the necklace awesomely coz I had to wear this hair, but I like the way some of the gems are just trickling out from beneath it. Overall it’s a super pretty piece that will class up an outfit in an instant.

Finally I’m wearing the new Ellie skin from Glam Affair. There are always debates and comments about Glam Affair skins looking the same, I know that because I wear them regularly there’s a good chance I’ll be seen as just a biased fan girl, but it’s not the case. If you don’t try on every Glam Affair skin on your own shape, then honestly I don’t know how you can make that call. Because as someone who DOES do that, I can tell you the skins are vastly different. Particularly the most recent releases. I’ve been wearing Sia II since it was released a couple of months ago, but I couldn’t resist Ellie. When I tried it on I was honestly blown away at how different I looked. I’ve included an unedited, raw shot for a side by side comparison, before I adjusted my shape to fit Ellie better for the picture above.

GA Comparison

I had to change my eye shape, make them wider and yet smaller at the same time. My eyes are usually pretty narrow anyway, but with Ellie it didn’t look right. I adore the nose and lips on this skin, but I’m so used to seeing myself in Sia II now, that I don’t know if I can make such a big change for every day use. Still, I think I look cute, even if I do say so myself.

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Hair – Vanity – Little Bones @ Uber NEW

Skin – Ellie Asia – Glam Affair @ Uber NEW

Headpiece and necklace – Vespera – Zibska @ Uber NEW

Ears – Steking Season 5 – Mandala

Tattoo – Atmashakti – Space Mermaid

Eyes – Deadshine Quicksilver – Ikon

Lashes – Long Lashes – Lelutka

Dimples and piercing – Sugar Heart

Lip Piercing – The Minimalist (edited) – Hebenon Vial

Clouds are shrouding us in moments unforgettable

.clouds are shrouding us in moments unforgettable

I’ve got a bit of a fancy LOTD for you guys today, featuring this fab new dress from Pixicat, out at 3pm SLT this afternoon at The Secret Affair! Thea feathery skirt part comes in both black and white, with a bunch of colour options for the top. I debated doing something softer with the white feathers and nude or peach up top, but in the end I decided that black was just more me. I’m boring like that.

Anyway I styled it up by adding this gorgeous pearl collar from The Forge, which is still available to purchase at this month’s Uber round. It’s a really great piece to glam up an LBD like this and give you a unique, stand out look. I added the bowler hat from Deadwool which I loooooove and I’m sure will feature in more pics in the future, as well as the sassy Sangria heels from Reign, out now at FaMESHed.

The hair is a unisex freebie from Tableau Vivant, and the bag is an older, but still fabulous, item from LaGyo. Overall I was really happy with how this look turned out, and I hope you like it too!

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Hair – Hatsuhi – Tableau Vivant FREE!

Skin – Sia II – Glam Affair

Dress – Frost Bitten Dress – Pixicat @ The Secret Affair NEW – opens today 3pm SLT

Necklace – Pearl Collar – The Forge @ Uber RECENT

Shoes – Sangria – Reign @ FaMESHed RECENT

Bowler Hat – Deadwool

Bag – Metis Bag – LaGyo

Glasses – Aviators – Yummy

Cigarette and Holder – Kunst @ TLC NEW

Pose – Le Poppycock