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52 Weeks of Color – #42 Cosmic

Still working on the colors. Week 42 gave us Cosmic, a dark purple I’m really fond of. This is the kind of purple I’d be wearing IRL (and often do). I found a almost perfect colormatch in this dress from Sn@tch. It is one of many hunt gifts in the With Love From Hunt that is going on right now. In fact the necklace, ring and pose is also in the hunt. There’s a lot of fab things to get for only 10L a pop, so make sure you hunt your way through this one.

Hair: Truth – Jade w/Roots
Skin: League – Isla
Lipstick: League – Black Cherry
Eyes: Vision by A.S.S – Enaid
Hands: SLink – Mesh Rigged Hands

Dress & Sweater: Sn@tch for With Love From Hunt – Astrid
Tights: Sn@tch – Opaque Tights
Shoes: Gos – Hunter Ankle Boot

Necklace: Maxi Gossamer for With Love From Hunt – Paris Black Diamond
Ring: Kunglers for With Love From Hunt – With Love From Jewelry Set

Pose: Illmatic for With Love From Hunt – The Basic Stance Pose Set


Can I Have Your Number?

I finally bought myself a new phone last night, so this has been me pretty much all day today. When you get a new phone there’s always that period of “teaching” it how to do stuff your way. So I’ve been downloading apps and entering phone numbers and all that stuff. I can’t tell you how good it feels to finally be connected again after a month without a proper phone.

It’s only fitting then that this set of poses from aDORKable Poses is in this years With Love From Hunt. This set contains 10 poses with mirrors and phone included. The hunt starts the 30th of November and each hunt item costs 10L. For those 10L you get a value of at least 400L, so it’s a great deal.

Hair: Truth – Marley w/Roots
Skin: League – Isla
Lipstick: League – Black Cherry
Eyes: Vision by A.S.S – Enaid
Hands: SLink – Mesh Rigged Hands

Sweater: Erratic – Cory Oversized Sweater
Jeans: Maitreya – Zipper Skinny Jeans
Shoes: G-Field for Fair – Sasha Fur Cuff Boots
Necklace: Lavallie for Zodiac – Hunter Necklace
Pose & Phone: aDORKable Poses for With Love From Hunt – Call Me Set




52 Weeks of Color – #41 Antique Brass

Working hard on catching up on the colors. Week 42 brought us Antique Brass a subtle color I really like. A little bit towards the nude way but still retaining some brown. I found a Tee from coldLogic I thought worked perfectly with this color.

Hair: Alice Project for Around the World – Hyoyeon
Skin: League – Isla
Lipstick: League – Black Cherry
Eyes: Vision by A.S.S – Enaid
Hands: SLink – Mesh Rigged Hands

Tee: coldLogic – Jansen
Pants: coldLogic – Sheldon
Shoes: G-Field for Fair – Sasha fur Cuff Boots
Necklace: Cae – Starfish Necklace

Pose: Exposeur – Top Model All Stars Intro: Dominique


Pose Appreciation Week – Exposeur

Round two of Pose Appreciation Week is one of my all time favorites, one who’s been taking up a huge portion of my inventory for a long time. Exposeur by RubyStarlight Writer. I have an obscene amount of singles poses from this store, a go-to for my fashion posts.

Blissful 7 | It’s Casual 1 | TM All Stars Intro: Angelea | TM ’12 Intro: Ashley

Her poses always seem to be so natural and fit my avatar perfectly almost every time. It’s like they are made especially for my avatar.

But she does more than single poses. Whenever I find myself needing a pose for more than one avatar, I always seem to find myself at exposure first and I rarely leave empty-handed. The couple and group poses are expressive and sometimes even naughty (aka Indecent exposeur).

Some Girls

On Veenya:
Hair: Truth – Nyx w/Roots
Skin: League – Isla
Lipstick: League – Black Cherry
Eyes: Vision by A.S.S – Enaid
Nails: Mandala – Nail Palette 2 Long

Long Sleeved Shirt: Erratic – Basics Longshirt
Top: Zaara for Around The World – Sanya Draped Top
Jeans: Decoy – Dana 76 Jeans (Free Right Now)
Shoes: Elikatira – Secret Boots

Earrings: Maxi Gossamer – Valencia Earrings
Rings: Yummy for Collabor 88 – Boho Ring Set

On Anichka:
Skin: Essences
Hair: Alice Project for Around the World – Seohyun
Dress: NiNight Creations – Autumn Leaves Sweater Dress
Boots: Lassitude and Ennui – Suede Boots

On Obsolete:
Skin: Glam Affair – Roza Basic
Hair: Wasabi Pills – Amelie
Eyes: Ikon – Eternal Eyes
Eye Makeup: Mock – Indifference Eyeshadow

Dress: Corvus – Skull and Guns Dress
Shoes: J’s – Short Boots Laceup
Tights: Erratic – Fishnet Wide
Socks: Fear & Clothing (closed) – Knit Socks


52 Weeks of Color – #40 Amaranth

I’m going to make an effort to catch up on the colors. I do love doing them and at the end of the year I’d like to have all 52 done and ready, so here we go.

Week 40 was Amaranth, a reddish kind of pink. I went a little bit darker than the swatch, but I couldn’t resist with this great dress from coldLogic calling to me from my inventory.

Hair: Truth – Rashida w/Roots
Skin: League – Isla
Lipstick: League – Black Cherry
Eyes: Vision by A.S.S – Enaid
Hands: SLink – Mesh Rigged Hands

Dress: coldLogic – Eaton Dress
Tights: Sn@tch – Opaque Tights
Boots: Gos – Equestrian Boots
Jewelry: Cae – Mini Starfish (VIP Group Gift)

Pose: aDORKable Poses – SidePony Set


Pose Appreciation Week – aDORKable Poses

I love poser-makers. I spend a healthy chunk of my budget on just poses, but it’s a great investment if you think about how awful the pictures would be without them. I almost always credit the poses I use, the few times I don’t it’s because I’ve forgotten. I thought I’d take this Pose Appreciation Week to highlight some of my absolute favorite pose makers, the ones I keep going back to over and over again.

Confident Leo 1 | Flower Child 4 | Bag Lady II 4 | Clever 2 (@ Zodiac)

aDORKable Poses by aDORKable Peapod is one of those brands that have been with me for years and still continue to amaze me. She has a wide range of poses and props for a plethora of different purposes, but my favorite part is her fashion forward single poses. I know that if I TP in to her store to find that perfect pose to show of my outfit, I will always find something.

Hair: Alice Project for Around the World – Tiffani
Skin: League – Isla
Lipstick: League – Black Cherry
Eyes: Vision by A.S.S – Enaid
Hands: SLink – Mesh Rigged Hands

Jewelry: Cae – Elegance Set
Top: 22765 for Around the World – Olabisi Top
Skirt: 22765 for Around the World – White Leather Skirt
Clutch: Molichino – Delirium Clutch
Shoes: Nardcotix – Edna Pumps


(Mostly) Settled in

I’m finally starting to get settled in in my new apartment here in the States. I still don’t have a desk, but I do have proper Internet now, so yay, I can run SL and blog! I put together this outfit from with a few pieces that just felt like they needed to be together.

I really like how the jeans from the Secret Store fitted perfectly with these ankle boots from Gos. It’s usually so hard to find boots to go wit mesh pants but this was just a great fit.

The stunning jewelery I have on is not yet released from Cae, but coming soon in a location near you. I’m so excited for this brand, I’m practically jumping in my chair. Definitely something worth keeping an eye out for.

Hair: Truth – Cyanne
Skin: League – Isla
Lipstick: League – Black Cherry
Eyes: Vision by A.S.S – Enaid
Hands: SLink – Mesh Rigged Hands

Blouse: The Secret Store for faMESHed – Sweet Sheer Blouse
Jeans: The Secret Store – Rise Skinny Jeans
Shoes: Gos – Hunter Ankle Boot
Jewelry: Cae – Entangled (Coming Soon)
Bag: Maitreya – Leather Satchel

Poses: Exposeur – It’s Casual Set
Location: Banksy Island


Last Chance for Cinema

I made it across the Atlantic and I’m currently blogging from a super crappy hotel wifi. But I wanted to remind you that today is the last day of cinema and you have roughly 5 or so hours left before it shuts down. So any last minute things you want to get, you need to go now!

May I suggest this fantastic maxi dress from Zaara? I’m really loving the pattern and color combo on this one and the wrinkles on the bodice is super detailed and realistic. A must-have for sure.

Since I am on crappy wifi I can’t pull up the specific slurls and whatnot, you’ll have to forgive me and make due with names.

Hair: Truth – Briony
Skin: League – Isla
Lipstick: League – Black Cherry
Eyes: Vision by A.S.S – Enaid
Hands: SLink – Mesh -Rigged Hands

Jewelry: Amorous – Fallen
Dress: Zaara for Cinema – Ritika Maxi Dress
Bangle: A Beauparlant – Kumlata Bangle
Shoes: SLink – Vintage 2-strap Pumps


The Upside of a Crappy Memory

Sometimes I style an entire outfit, I shoot and edit the photos and then something shiny comes along and I forget all about them. Unused blog pics just lying there waiting to get blogged. That’s what these are. I took these pictures almost a month ago. I love this outfit and have wore it several times since. I just forgot to blog it. Which helps me today because honestly I don’t have time to take new pictures right now.

This lush purple color is one of my favorites in real life. In fact I have a sweater that looks a lot like the one in the picture from coldLogic. They make it look extra preppy with a shirt under, which I never would’ve thought of myself. Maybe a look I should adopt for my RL.

For this pic I used this shadowbox thingie from W.Winx. It’s a great way to not have to scout locations all the time, just a half room with built-in poses, so it’s just click and shoot. This one came with some furniture and in a bunch of colors too, so there’s plenty of different ways to take pictures.

Hair: Truth – Froukje
Skin: Glam Affair – Cassiopea
Eyeliner: Pekka – Vintage Cat Eyeliner
Eyes & Lashes: Glam Affair – Stella Eyes & Regina Eyelashes
Nails: Love Soul – Classy Purple

Sweater: coldLogic – Hughes Shirt
Pants: coldLogic – Kime Trouser
Shoes: Hucci – D’Ann Pumps
Earrings: Maxi Gossamer – Angelika
Bracelet: Erratic – Chained Bracelet
Ring: Shakeup – Vintage Ring

Shadowbox: W.Winx – WinxBox Stirred


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