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Leisure

lei·sure (lē′zhər, lĕzh′ər) n.
1. Free time when one is not working or attending to other duties.
2. Relaxation or activities engaged in during such time: the pursuit of leisure.
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I felt like doing a casual outfit today. I feel good, I feel happy. My horrible neighbor finally moved out. Life is good today. I can kick back and watch TV without the backdrop of extremely loud electronic music.

 

I picked up these pants from Redgrave a while ago, I think it was faMESHed in December. But that’s the story of my life, I shop and shop and maybe one third of it actually makes it to blogposts. The rest I forget. Until I attempt to organize or clean my inventory and it pops back up. I decided to pair them with the new Aster heels from Glamistry.

 

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Hair: LeLutka – Alex
Skin: League – Erin (with appliers)
Body, Hands & Feet: Slink
Nail Appliers: Alaskametro – Vamp Silver
T-Shirt: Blueberry – Knotted Shirt
Pants: Redgrave – Skinny Crease Pants
Shoes: Glamistry – Aster
Phone: No Cabide – Meshh Mobile Phone
Necklace: Random Matter – Seelie Necklace
Ring: Ariskea – Trance Black Stone Silver Ring
Bangles: Luxe – Bebe Bangles
Pose: Label Motion

A trip down memory lane

Monday Meme time! Miss Strawberry asks us if we have ever Secondlifed and I had to go through my pictures to even remember if I had done half of them, which turned out to be a trip down memory lane. I thought I’d show you a few of them. A lot of these photos are from the Great SL Photo Hunt a few years back. Apparently it’s responsible for a lot of my documented shenanigans.

  1. Have you ever owned a sim in Second Life? No
  2. Have you ever created content in Second Life? Yes, I used to make clothing under the label Kissed by Lithium.
    stilnoctred
  3. Have you ever driven a vehicle in Second Life? Yep.
    #15 - You on a plane! (A MUTHERFUCKING PLANE)
  4. Have you ever went sky diving in Second Life? Yes.
    #1 - A shot of you jumping in a parachute
  5. Have you ever played a sport in Second Life? Yes, not seriously, but yes.
    #62 - You and friends playing soccer.
  6. Have you ever went clubbing in Second Life? Yep. A lot.
    Got My Dancing Shoes On
  7. Have you ever fangirled/fanboyed someone in Second Life? Many times.
  8. Have you ever taken a picture of your avatar in water in Second Life? Yes.
    #83 - You scuba diving.
  9. Have you ever taken a picture of a sunset in Second Life? Many times, but this one is probably most fun.
    #69 - You and/or you and a group doing the Poppins Challenge
  10. Have you ever taken a nude picture of your avatar in Second Life? Surprisingly few, but yes.
    It's all in her Physique
  11. Have you ever dated in Second Life?  Yes.
  12. Have you ever had or attended a wedding in Second Life?  I was an officiator once. That was fun.
  13. Have you ever drank, smoked or taken drugs in Second Life?  Yes, Yes and Yes.
    Sparkly and New

    An Innocent Dance

    #24 - You and friends recreating a line from a Beatles song.

  14. Have you ever engaged in sexual activity in Second Life?  Mhm…
    #96 - Re-enacting in SL one of your RL’s most embarrassing moments.
  15. Have you ever been to Bukkake Bliss in Second Life?  Yup!
    #16 - You at BUKKAKE BLISS (come on that’s brilliant)

Here comes the rain again

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I must admit the writing inspiration is lacking today. Some days I just don’t know what to say. Thankfully the fashion inspiration is not lacking at all. I bought this jacket and shirt combo the other day from Kitja Cherie and spent yesterday roaming around looking for the perfect pieces to go with. The shoes from Co57 felt like a given when I saw them.

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To complete the look I picked up these very shiny leggings from Hucci. I actually didn’t realize how shiny they were until I put them on, but I like it. Especially around the derriere part. I’ve gotten several compliments on it today.

Hair: Truth – Harmony
Skin: League – Erin
Hands & Feet: Slink
Nail Applier: Alaskametro – Vamp Silver
Jacket: Kitja Cherie – Charron
Leggings: Hucci – Yendi
Shoes: Co57 – Khloe
Ring: Yummy – Ombre Ring (Collabor 88)
Guitar Case: Body Factory – Walker Case
Poses: Label Motion (TDR November)
Location: L’Arc-en-Ciel

 

Show me how you Burlesque

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For those of you living under the proverbial rock, you might’ve missed that there’s a sexy event going on right now. Burlesque is exactly what it sounds like, filled with wondrous sexy burlesque themed things.

I picked up this very nice poseprop from oOo Studios. It’s this lovely little lightbox with several poses in it. I also decided on a lingerie set from MAAI to show you. It comes in Omega and Physique appliers in 8 different varieties. Wit and without bra, panties and stockings in all combinations. You can make this as sexy as you’d like which is always a plus.

Hair & Mask: Truth – Vixen
Body, Hands & Feet: Slink
Skin: League – Erin (with appliers)
Lingerie: MAAI – Wabi Lingerie (Burlesque)
Shoes: Reign – Avantii Pumps
Bracelets: Zaara – Banjara Kada Bracelets
Poseprop: oOo Studios – Follies (Burlesque)

Some days you just want to watch the world burn

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To paraphrase Alfred form the Dark Knight. Some day you just want to see the world burn. Yesterday was one of those days for me. I don’t know what happened, suddenly I was just in a horrific mood, everything and everyone was annoying and I damn near threw my phone in the wall because of a Facebook post. Yeah, I know, very dramatic. And so unnecessary. Normally I don’t spend that much time dwelling on the negative, but it seems at a certain point, it all has to come out in one explosive burst.

The outfit for the day was very fitting then. Some sort of Gothic Femme Fatale look to display on the outside what I felt on the inside. I bought this dress from Maitreya a long time ago and the other day while rage deleting cleaning my inventory, I found it again. I feel much better today though, so don’t get used to this gloomy look!

Hair: Magika – Tonight
Skin: League – Erin (with appliers)
Hands & Feet: Slink
Eyeshadow: Elymode – Gluttony Shadows
Collar: Maitreya – Vintage Collar
Dress: Maitreya – Vintage Lace Gown
Gloves: Sn@tch – Basic Latex Gloves
Shoes: Maitreya – Zest Pumps
Pose: Everglow – Juicy
Location: Natural Mignon Colore

May the odds be ever in your favor

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New week and new Monday Meme by the ever so lovely Strawberry Singh. This time she urges us to dress up as a movie character. My first thought was Katniss Everdeen from the Hunger Games but it just felt too easy. I wanted a proper challenge. So I opted for Effie Trinket from the same movie.

I had a couple frustrating hours trying to find something, anything avantagard enough for Effie. Then I found this lovely cocktail dress aptly named Capitol Cocktail from Dead Dollz and it was pretty much smooth sailing from there.

I love Effie. I love how positively out of place she is in the Districts, how she almost always keeps a smile and a positive outlook, even though the people around her makes her grind her teeth. And I love her progression from absolutely clueless to the workings of the world, to the sensitive and understanding woman she becomes.

Effie today, Effie tomorrow, Effie Forever.

Hair: Tableau Vivant – Snowdrift
Skin: League – Erin (with appliers and lipstick)
Body, Hands & Feet: Slink
Eyebrow: Nylon Outfitters – Glitter Eyebrows (Uber)
Eyeshadow: Mons – Dasha
Lashes: Mon Cheri – Falsies
Nails: Flair – Set 184
Collar: Zibska – Varushka
Bangle 1: Mandala – Pearl Rain Bangle
Bangle 2: Beauparlant – Kumlatta Bangle
Bolero: Valentina E – Ruffled Bolero
Dress: Dead Dollz – Capitol Cocktail
Shoes: Hucci – Vinnitsa Sandals
Pose: Everglow

Kickin’ ass and takin’ names

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I saw this top on Flickr and decided that I had to have it. It’s not exactly my usual kind of fashion, but it was just too awesome to pass up. So I made my way down to pixicat and got the top. Then I saw these pants. And well, the rest just sort of followed. I took the pics at The Wastelands, which is some great looking post apocalyptic RP sims. Definitely worth the visit.

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I felt like with this kickass outfit I need some ink and steel. I found some great tattoos at Letis that had Physique appliers. Both tattoos have right and left arm options and you can apply them individually so you can have two different arm tattoos, something you can not do with the default avatar body. I’m also slightly in love with this finger claw thingie from Random Matter.

Hair: Truth – Rogue
Body, Hands & Feet: Slink
Skin: League – Erin
Tattoos: Letis – Grumium & Luxure
Ears: Mandala – Simple Ears
Ear Piercing: Pekka – Radius
Septum Ring: Swallow – Septum Ring Silver
Snake Bite Piercings: Xia’s Boutique – Spiked Horseshoe Snakebites
Nails: A:S:S – Black on Black
Finger Claw: Random Matter – Crowley Finger Claw
Top: Pixicat – Metal Top
Pants: Pixicat – Biker Pants
Shoes: Ben’s Boutique: Derin Platforms
Leg Dagger: The Forge – Leg Dagger
Pose 1: Bounce This
Pose 2: !bang

 

 

Peaches

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You know, I took these photos ten days ago. Edited them. Then promptly forgot about them. A bit of a scatterbrain sometimes, for sure.

Please don’t kill me when I say this but… I’m not a big fan of unicorns. I know, I know, put down your pitchforks. So this round of Collabor 88 wasn’t a big hit for me. But I did pick up a few things, because well, I have a problem. A shopping problem. I beelined for the shoes from Fri.day, because Hello Hot Heels! Then I decided to build the outfit around the heels, so I picked up a couple of items from The Secret Store too. A house may have slunk in my cart as well.

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Hair: Truth – Freya
Skin: League – Erin (with appliers)
Body, Hand & Feet: Slink
Eyes: Vision by A:S:S – Vega
Nails: Flair – Set 227
Shirt: The Secret Store – Pinkie Lacie Blouse (Collabor 88)
Skirt: The Secret Store – Celestia Flounce Skirt (Collabor 88)
Stockings: Sn@tch – Beaded Stockings
Shoes: Fri.day – Cora Heels (Collabor 88)
Earrings: Caroline’s Jewelry – Vintage Pearl Drop Earrings
Necklace: Maitreya – Vintage Pearl Necklace
Ring: Swallow – Handmade Ring
Bag: Pink Acid – Hard Plastic Locket Of Love Clutch
Pose 1: Everglow
Pose 2: !bang

Nice day for shopping

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Today is the 21st! That means 21Shoe is on. You get a bunch of shoes from nice designers in exclusive colors, two pairs for the price of one. It’s a shoe lovers dream. I picked up these Glamistry heels myself. Two nice ombre type colors, a purple/blue and the ones I’m wearing a golden/blackish. New for the Glamistry heels is that you can buy new colors for your shoes right in the HUD. You don’t even have to go to the store.

Also opening today is My Attic, where you can find this delicious mini dress from SySy’s. I saw it on plurk and knew I just had to blog the chocolate one. Brown is a hard color to get right, but when it’s this rich, it’s just perfect.

Hair: Truth – Vixen
Body, Hands & Feet: Slink
Skin: League – Erin (with appliers)
Blazer: Ricielli – Spiked Blazer
Dress: SySy’s – Unwrap Me Dress (My Attic)
Shoes: Glamistry – Statice Heels (21Shoe)
Necklace: Yummy – Gold Beaded Set (Uber)
Right Ring: Ison – Safari Tribe Ring
Left Ring: Paper Couture – Limelight Ring
Stockings: Cannibelle – Hallowed Love Tights
Pose: Everglow

Fancy Purple

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It’s been ages since I went to Gizza last, so I figured, why not. I left almost broke. There is some really fancy mesh going on over there, I recommend you go have a look. I took fancy to this tunic in purple and matched it with a pair of suede pants in a neutral color.

The shoes are new from Glamistry. As usual you have several customization options so you can make them your own. I especially like the suede and leather combo in this shoe. Makes for a nice contrast.

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Hair: Truth – Echo
Body, Hands & Feet: Slink
Skin: League – Erin (with appliers)
Eyes: Vision by A:S:S – Vega
Nails: Epoque – Decay
Tunic: Gizza – Ashly Leather Tunic
Pants: Gizza – Josie Pants
Shoes: Glamistry – Eranthis Heels
Necklace: Pure Poison – Yola Necklace (Group Gift)
Ring: Paper Couture – Teardrop Diamond Baguette Ring
Clutch: Pure Poison – Kinky Clutch
Pose: !bang