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prêt-à-porter

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The beautiful burgundy trench I’m wearing in this post and the shirt beneath it are New! from GizzA Creations. The Valerie Trench Coat lays on top of a neatly tucked in, slightly open collared shirt. The fitted underlay shirt is color-change when the included HUD is attached, giving you 20 colors to choose from! And in usual GizzA Creations prêt-à-porter fashion, the trench is only part of the ensemble. The Valerie Outfit includes The Valerie Trench Coat & Shirt, GizzA Cropped Pants, Tote Bag, and Sunglasses. Only the Trench Coat is worn in this post. For a peek at the entire ensemble click here to see the Valerie Outfit listing on marketplace sl. In the main store there are more colors of trenches and pants than on marketplace, plus you can buy as separates if you wish.

~Click here for a taxicab to GizzA Creations Main Store~

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I’ve been stepping out of my photo studio a little more lately. The photos on flickr are so inspiring..we have some amazingly talented individuals in sl. Speaking of which, I’ve found a beautiful, “new to me” skin and I love it! By the amazingly talented Butterfly Pwi, {AIMI} Skins has a beautiful selection of skins and shapes, and some exciting new things in the works as well! I’m wearing Ella in natural in this post, with the Maitreya Mesh Body, Lara. Applier available at the {AIMI} main store.

~Click here for taxicab to {AIMI} Main Store~

what i’m wearing:
skin: {AIMI} Ella
body: Maitreya Mesh Body – Lara V2.1
hair: Vanity Hair: Boys will be Boys
trench & shirt: GizzA – Valerie Trench Coat
pants: -David Heather-Seventeen Pants
shoes: Slink Siren Leather Stilettos (worn with Slink Feet for High Heels)
bag: *LpD* – *Tilde* Bag (2 versions included)
sunglasses: (Yummy) Vice Sunglasses (worn on head)
necklace: Kunglers (Kunglers Extra) Deorum
earrings: MG – Earrings – Vallari Hoops
ring (l): :::LP::: CandleBright_Ring
ring (l thumb): LUXE. – Dainty Ring-3Stack
ring (r): Glam Affair – Gipsy Ring
bracelet (r): pc; Logo Bracelet – find on marketplace, here.
poses: oracul poses

unbuttoned

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what i’m wearing:
skin: -Glam Affair – December II New! @ uber
body, hands & feet: Maitreya Mesh Body – Lara
hair: TRUTH HAIR Sian worn with Homage Unorthodox Frenchie Hair Base
top: tres blah khaki shirt
skirt: (fd) Prairie Skirt
belt: Izzie’s – Leather Buckle Belt
boots: (Kunglers) Blanka boots
choker: (Yummy) Gold Bead Choker (part of set) @ uber
necklace: GizzA – Elephant Necklace part of Elephant Set
earrings: Izzie’s – Chunky Chain Earrings @ uber
bracelet (l): GizzA – Elephant Necklace part of Elephant Set
bracelet (r): Izzie’s – Chunky Chain Bracelet @ uber
ring (l): ISON – safari tribe ring
ring (r): “studio AKINI”Ala-Ring-SOU @ CreationJP
handbag: LaGyo_The Desperado bag
poses: flowey poses

first sunrise

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It’s no surprise to me that I fell madly in love with the Maitreya Mesh Body, Lara, the moment I put it on. And the fact that it comes pre-packaged with 10 Glam Affair skin tones, just about the only line I wear anymore, was enough to make me buy Lara with the faith of not even getting a demo.

There are a ton of features and freebies and I’m almost done with the post that touches on all of that. I feel like I haven’t blogged in forever so I wanted to do a quick post this morning. To tell you the truth I was so excited about Lara when I did the photo shoot I kind of went a little crazy with the pictures and when I sat down to create the post my brain felt like it was about to explode.

I also wanted to remind you to pick up your free New Year Group Gift, Hatsuhi  from Tableau Vivant  (worn in this post). Hatsuhi means “first sunrise” in Japanese..a very fitting name for this beautiful gift. Thank you Tableau Vivant! Make sure you’re wearing your group tag and click on the sign at the mainstore, here. It is absolutely stunning and you get every shade that they have! Put it at the top of your to-do list because I have no idea how long this gift will be available.

worn in this post:
skin: Glam Affair AmberlyII
body hands & feet: Lara Mesh Body by Maitreya
hair: Tableau Vivant Hatsuhi FREE Group Gift!
lingerie: Maitreya Lingerie appliers (16 colors included!) FREE with Lara Mesh Body
kimono: tres blah

Amberly II – Updated!

“Cheers to a New Year and another chance for us to get it right”
Oprah Winfrey

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UPDATE: I apologize for any inconveniences I may have caused by posting the wrong link for ::LP::, aka, LePrimitif. Thank you so much to Miss Emma Ann Hendry for letting me know it was a dud. If you come across any bad links on my blog and you have a moment, please drop me a quick message and let me know and I will correct it as soon as possible. I’ve corrected LePrimitif’s LM link in the what i’m wearing section, or you can use the link at the beginning of this update. Thank you, and again, sorry if this caused you any trouble.

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I’m loving Glam Affair‘s new Amberly II. You can find her at Kustom9, Collabor88 and in-store (here) as a free group gift! From clean-faced to makeup combinations for every taste, she has a wide variety of looks to choose from between the two venues and your free group gift. For more information on the new Glam Affair skins that are out and where to find them click here to check out the Glam Affair official blog.

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Marukin’s newest set, winter’s breath, is a collection of poses that make beautiful close-ups. (2 poses from winter’s breath set shown above) Available @ Collabor88 for a few more days!

Im totally in love with Truth‘s new Holly. If I weren’t a blogger and had a standard “look”, I would be wearing this hairstyle for a while. Hell, I blog so slowly that I have been wearing this hairstyle for a while, lol. I think in the months to come we’ll be seeing a lot of “lobbed” hair style’s like this. They were very hot on the spring preview runways during fashion week.

what i’m wearing:
skin: -Glam Affair – New! Amberly II @ Collabor88
makeup: Izzie’s – Cat Eyeliner, Miamai_LesMakeups_Lashes
hair: TRUTH HAIR Holly (worn without scarf option) New!
top: :::LP::: Bustier_Blouse
pants: *BOOM* Miami Linen Pants
shoes: [Co57] Lorena Bootie New! @ Kustom9
handbag: [Co57] Katana Speedy Damier Cafe New! @ Kustom9
earrings: [ glow ] studio Euphoria Earrings
necklace: [ glow ] studio – Tripple Chain
watch: * SORGO – SO Watch New! @ Creation JP
bracelet (r): Izzie’s – Chunky Chain Bracelet
ring (l): (Yummy) Ice Ring @ Collabor88
ring (r): MG – Kirenna Teardrop pearl Ring @ faMESHed
poses: Diesel Works Zahra and Marukin Winter’s Breath – closeup poses available at Collabor88❤︎

after-hours

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This post has been a long time in the making because real life seems to be keeping me pretty busy. Doesn’t rl know I have a second life to live?? Sheesh!

Poppy is looking business chic with her briefcase and mon tissu glasses. The top and belt are part of GizzA’s new creation, the Nicola Gown. It’s originally a formal gown, as seen here, but you can also wear the pieces separately to create your own unique look.

~click here for taxicab to GizzA Creations Main Store!~

after hours final taking her hair down

 

Let down your hair, lose the jacket, lose the specs (or not) and this look easily transforms into an after-hours look. Great for role-play 🙂 Or if you want to “sex it up” a bit more you can always go a length or two shorter on your skirt (shown below wearing the mini length). The Maitreya Mesh Pencil skirts come in a variety of lengths and colors to fit anybody’s style.

after hours final miniskirt with light effectss

If you’re looking for well-made applier clothing and accessories you must go to Izzie’s! There you will find several different gloves, stockings, lingerie, manis’ and pedis’…the list goes on and on and continues to grow. If you’re not in-world, Izzie’s creations (along with some killer dollarbies) can also be found on her marketplace store, here!

Below; the lovely accessories used in this post. All credits and links can be found in the “what i’m wearing” list.

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what i’m wearing:
skin: -Glam Affair – Romy skin
body, hands and feet: Slink Physique Mesh Body, hands, and feet
hair: updo-Magika [Hair] Honest long-Magika [Hair] Tomorrow
top: GizzA – Nicola Gown [Burgundy] Halter Top NEW!
belt: GizzA – Nicola Gown [Burgundy] Mesh Belt [NonRig – MOD]
jacket: *COCO*_JacketOverShoulders
skirt: Maitreya Mesh Pencil Skirt Lth2 2nd pictured Maitreya Mesh Mini Skirt
stockings: Blushed Seamed pantyhose for Slink Physique marketplace (I highly recommend these for the slink physique! Some of the best I’ve found so far!)
gloves: Izzie’s Short Leather Gloves applier hud – Also available on marketplace, here.
boots: Maitreya Radical Boots (I am in love❤)
earrings: [MANDALA] Lotus Earrings
watch and bracelets (l): [MANDALA]BILLIONAIRE
bracelet (r): GizzA – Pearl Set White Bangles New!
ring (l): LaGyo_Malika triple ring
ring (r): LaGyo_Mother’s pearl big ring
travel clutch: 22769 ~ [accessories] Travellers Clutch
clutch (second look): Emery – Non-Rigged Mesh Clutch Samantha Latte
briefcase: oyasumi / briefcase brown/black
phone: [ Z U L U ] Phone 5 Black Mesh
glasses: {mon tissu} Favorite Readers
poses: marukin – no lm found 😦

not so nautical

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Wow, wherever do I begin? There are so many amazing events, gifts, new products..I never have a problem finding something to blog. The hard part is making all of the choices!

I ventured out of my photo orb for this post. I wanted to play around with some different wind lights, and as much as I tried to make it a “not so nautical look”, I decided it sort of was and went with, drum roll……the beach. These photos were taken on the beautiful sim of YS&YS. While there I picked up the glamorous Viareggio Bag. This bag comes with a hud (bag & hud pictured below) which gives you 20 different color options for the foulard, and 3 different color options for the metal. The hud also allows you to resize your bag as big or as small as you like.

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~taxicab to YS&YS~

I picked up The Essenz Bali Wedges (pictured below) back in the June round of L’accessories, and they are now in the Essenz Main store. If you haven’t shopped at this store, or if it’s been a while, I highly recommend that you put it on your “things-to-do list”, NOW. Have a scroll through some of the new items on their Facebook page, here, and see if your heart doesn’t skip a beat…

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~taxicab to the Essenz Main Store~

IKON‘s new Hope Eyes are out and they are giving their group members a free pair! Denim Blue, shown in pic below. These are the first eyes I’ve ever worn that have a hud. They are quite customizable and they even have a light you can turn on or off, dim to bright, if you’d like to have shining eyes.

TP to Ikon. If you’re not already a member of their group, join, for free (omg I know, you don’t see that a lot anymore!), make sure you have on your group tag, and grab your gift!

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To be honest with you, I’ve never really played around with several makeup tattoos all that much. I do wear mascara tattoos nearly all of the time, and a winged eyeliner here and there…I’ve worn lipsticks a few times..so I wear very minimal I’d say.

I’ve recently purchased Glam Affair‘s Romy (not pictured in this post). That will be a post all by itself, talking about her. She’s gorgeous btw, I love her 🙂 . But it looks like with Romy I’ll be doing a lot of makeup mixing and matching because she comes plain and all of the m/u’s are tats or appliers for visage. While binging at Glam Affair I picked up several different makeups and I’m modeling a few of them in this post. (see credits)

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what i’m wearing:
skin: -Glam Affair – Artemis
hair: tulip. Ella
eyes: IKON Hope Eyes – Denim FREE!! Group Gift..FREE to join!
makeup:
eyes-Glam Affair – Prezioso Eyes Makeup, Lara Hurley Mascara
lips-Glam Affair – Romy Lipstick Fruit, -Glam Affair – Romy – Lips Gloss
body: Slink Physique Mesh Body, Hands, and Feet
manicure & pedicure: (NO) Art Nails for SLINK – Finger Nails – Brights NEW @ Collabor88!
top: [Deadwool] Delos crop top – full green (omg this store is AMAZING! scroll through their pics really quickly and see what I mean!!)
skirt: Emery – Mesh Skirt Striped Fiji Blue
cardigan (tied around shoulders): tram -J.I cardigan
shoes: Essenz – Bali
handbag: *YS&YS* Viareggio Bag
sunglasses: (Yummy) Vice Sunglasses NEW! @ Collabor88
rings (l): =Zenith= Geometry Stone Ring (r): =Zenith= Geometry Ring
earrings: A&Ana F.J. Big Dream Earrings @ TDR
necklace: Glam Affair – Amelie Necklace Collabor88
bangles (l) & (r): Izzie’s – Bangles
poses: marukin Collabor88

tbt

 

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The outfit in this post was one of my last prim purchases I do believe. I love this look. It’s cute and fresh..it has a nice mix of casual, sophisticated and sexy. (nice combination!)  It’s suitable for nearly anywhere in sl, really. I mean..I know there are no rules in sl anyway..if you want to walk through Lelutka dressed as a mesh turd, more power to you!

I’m going to take a wild guess that a lot of the people who are reading this are like myself; Anything you see me blog I would wear in real life. I like to dress Poppy in my style..I’m sure there are the occasional exceptions..one comes to mind but luckily I can’t find the photo anywhere!

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I’d like to send a huge Thank You to the creators that have sent me their gorgeous items to blog. If you don’t see your item(s) right away please be patient with me. I work on my blog every chance I get but like I always say…there’s never enough hours in the day.

Today I worked on putting a look together, but I ended up spending a big chunk of time trying to get my inventory under control. I’m curious of some of the ways you ladies (and men :)) have integrated your mesh items into your inventory. Do you make a separate folder for your mesh clothes, or just combine them all together?

Emery has set up a large section downstairs in the front of the store with all of their mesh items. If you haven’t been lately you MUST go check it out. As usual their creations are beautiful!

~tp to Emery~

what i’m wearing:
skin: Laqroki Mini
hair: TRUTH HAIR Chynna worn with Truth Hairbase (included)
eyeliner: [ glow ] studio – Pin up eyeliner
sunglasses: [LeLutka]-GARBO shades
top: Emery – Top Crush
jeans: Emery – Denim Crush
shoes: *GF* Strap Shoes “Alex”
bag: [ORTA] – Blake clutch
earrings: [ glow ] studio The Gate Earrings
necklace: [ glow ] studio TV Necklace
bracelets (l): *Urbanity* Leather Bands
bracelets (r): [[SHADE THRONE]] THE BLACK RIDER BRACELET SET
ring (l): MONS / Skull Ring
ring (r): LaGyo_Noa 3 stones rings
ring (right thumb): [MAGIC NOOK] Simple Ring / Triple