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Just another day on the savannah

So, I was wandering around and I found this lion looking out over his territory. Naturally, I thought the best way to approach was to sneak up on him – what could possibly go wrong? (It was either that or run at him yelling “kitty!” – I thought this would work better.)

Sneaking up on kitty

It took a little while, but now we’re the best of friends. He gives the very best cuddles.

Cuddles

He even supports my shopping habits. As out of control as they can be at times. You can get your own lion at the Zodiac event – if you can get there before it closes tonight. I’ve been having problems teleporting. It’s from Studio Sidhe – I don’t know if it will be available after the event. My shoes (Handverk) and skin (Candydoll) are also from the Zodiac event. I think the awesomeness of the shoes are pretty self-explanatory… they’re claw pumps!

Now, for a closer view of this great new skin from Candydoll. The eye shading is so wonderfully dreamy and soft. I did add freckles from Essences and Glam Affair, but that’s it. My favorite feature though, has got to be the mouth. The barest hint of teeth opens the mouth just enough, but not too much – you know what I mean?

Candydoll Leo

The top is from Vintage Fair – the pants are from Maitreya.  I’ll add credits shortly!

Styling Credits

Top: House of {Torn} – Donna Blouse (Brown Print; at Vintage Fair)
Pants: Maitreya – Suede Leggings (Olive)
Shoes: Handverk – Claw Pump (at Zodiac – Leo)
Skin: Candydoll – Leona (Latte; at Zodiac – Leo)
Freckles: Glam Affair – with Leah, LAQ – Freckles 01, and essences – Freckles 01 and 02
Hair: Lelutka – Daisy (Glucose)
Eyes: Poetic Colors – Amber

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Bandana Day

Hair Fair 2012 is coming to a close today, which means it’s also bandana day – time to take off our virtual wigs to remove our hair and show we care.*

Bandana Day!

If you want to purchase a bandana and participate, they can be found on any of the four Hair Fair sims (Garden, Sand, Flower, Water) in the Wigs for Kids booth. The bandanas available were created by incredibly talented designers and bloggers, and each are only 50L (and transferable!).

Peaceful bandana day

I knew I wanted to combine the beautiful scarf bandana from Lelutka with this great Summery dress from Maitreya. The dress has been sitting in my inventory for a while just waiting for a chance to show up in a picture.
*A paraphrasing of the Hair Fair slogan for Bandana Day – I didn’t come up with it on my own, I’m not that clever.

Styling Credits
Dress: Maitreya – Mignon Dress (Russet)
Shoes/Sandals: SLink – Rigged Mesh Barefeet/Ilena Sandals (Brown)
Scarf: LeLutka – Faith Scarf at Hair Fair (Bandana for Wigs for Kids)
Skin: Glam Affair – Roza Natural 03 (at Collabor88 July)
Eyes: IKON – Utopia (Light Forest Green)

Sand/Beach House: Trompe Loeil – Sunbleached Skybox (at Collabor88 July)

Poses: Glitterati


Staying In

Okay, a couple of things to get back in the blogging frame of mind…

GSpot Organics is a store that’s new to me, but I really like what I’ve seen so far. They have a mini dress out at One Voice with quite a few options – the fine knit version is my favorite. I was going to wear it out, but it’s late, so I think I’m going to be staying in tonight… man, I’m old.

Staying In

You really really want to see the back of this hair – it’s so pretty! I took a picture – it’s on my Flickr.

Speaking of, the gift from Exile at Hair Fair 2012 is basically the same as the hair above, but with different bangs (and streaks). It comes in 4 tones, which pretty much cover the whole range – check them out:

Exile Gift at Hair Fair

I don’t think I need to say anything more about One Voice than has already been said. Except, maybe, that it’s ending tonight – everything is still up as of right now, but you might want to hurry. The SLurl is below.

Styling Credits (First pic)
Dress: GSpot Organics – Mini Dress – Fine Knit (One Voice event item)
Boots: Maitreya – Radical Boots (Suede Chamoisee; group discount item)
Ring: Earthstones – Johanna Ring (Mother of Pearl; at Collabor88)
Skin: Belleza – Jesse SE (Pale; One Voice event item)
Lashes/Freckles: essences – Request Eyelashes/Freckles 02 (came with One Voice event item)
Hair: Exile – Crush (Swiss; at Hair Fair)
Eyes: Mayfly – Liquid Light Mesh Eyes (Green Tourmaline; One Voice event item)

Styling Credits (headshots)
Top: Fri.day – Basic Cami (white; in freebie box)
Skin: Curio – Vintage Ritz 2 (Petal)
Blush: Glam Affair – Mary Blush C (came with Mary skins)
Lashes: essences – Request Eyelashes (came with One Voice event item)
Hair: Exile – Hair Fair Gift (Hair Fair 2012)
Eyes: Poetic Colors – Gold Flakes Eyes (Olivine)
Poses – for both: Fri.day


Too Tired, Didn’t Go

Ever had one of those days? Yeah, me too.

And then I collapsed.

Culture Shock ends today – don’t forget to stop by before it closes and shop! Donation items support Doctors Without Borders (in case you haven’t heard).

Styling Credits
Top: IREN – Patriotic Tank (UK – for Culture Shock; SLurl links to Culture Shock booth) R
Shorts: League – Frayed Denim Shorts (Dirty)
Skin: Glam Affair – Leah (Natural)
Hair: Truth – Mercedes (Marmalade)
Eyes: IKON – Utopia (Trojan Blue)

Bed/Pose: Art Dummy (repose bed – for Culture Shock; SLurl links to Culture Shock booth) R


I’m no angel

…but I think you already knew that.

Going somewhere?

Styling Credits (For Culture Shock items, the SLurls link to Culture Shock booths)
Dress: Sn@tch – Seraphim Cocktail Dress (Army; for Culture Shock) R
Skin: Glam Affair – Leah (Natural)
Hair: Truth – Parisa (Marmalade)
Eyes: Poetic Colors – Hot Mocca

Pose: Glitterati – Bitch (at Culture Shock)


BaObA

Merengue (Safe)

Full version of the picture, and other pics can be found on my Flickr. In particular… I like how this one turned out.

Chevaliere Ring - A:S:S

Styling Credits (Culture Shock items – the SLurl links to Culture Shock booth)
Headpiece: BaObA – Merengue (for Culture Shock) R
Hood: blackliquid – Black Lace Hood (for Culture Shock) R
Eyemakeup: League – Silver Leaf Eyemakeup (for Culture Shock)
Skin: Glam Affair – Giselle (Sent to Destroy; at Culture Shock)
Eyes: Poetic Colors – Grey Sky

Pose: oOo studio – allegory (for Culture Shock)
Prop/Backdrop: Sparrowtree Studios – Platforms (for Culture Shock) R

*Edit: Updated to link to Flickr photos.


Good use for paper…

I deal with a lot of paper every day, and sometimes I think the best use for it is as confetti. On the other hand, there are other options…

A very good use of files...

I’ve had my share of medical files as well – probably more than my share – which is part of why I like this collar from .Shi (for Back to Black) so much. The journey through and to mental health can be extraordinarily frustrating, and awareness is a huge step in the right direction.

I know I’m running close to closing time, but quickly get over there and learn a bit, there is a lot of good information around. That isn’t even mentioning the personal stories that people have shared, sometimes all it takes for someone to get help is for them to know that they aren’t the only ones going through this – they’re not alone. No, we’re not alone. So… go, learn…shop.

Credits
Collar: .Shi – Paper Fashion Collar (Back to Black)
Bra: Glam Affair – Intima (Marta)
Pants: Celoe – Lolong Trousers (Iroko)
Shoes: Pixel Mode – Luna Leather (Rustic)
Skin: Akeruka – Lisa 1 (for Back to Black)*
Hair: Lelutka – Inverted
Eyes: Poetic Colors

Pose: Fri.day

*There’s a closer picture that shows off this awesome skin better that you can find on my Flickr.


Ceremonial Lioness

Sometimes, what you wear becomes a part of you. I suppose this means you should be careful when you wear something like this…

Predatory

I saw this the first time I teleported in to the Back to Black event, and I was amazed. Have you ever seen something and it just touched you? That’s how it was with this. It’s … just beautiful.

Styling Credits (More Pics on my Flickr)
Outfit (Clothing/Boots/Hair/Wings): Purple Moon Creations – Wicca the Lioness (for Back to Black)
Skin: Glam Affair – Jadis V2 (Earth makeup, old TDR item)
Eyes: Poetic Colors – Amber

Poses: Olive Juice for Epoch-Legend (Beast section), Del May


Feel your way

Valentine’s day is one of my favorite holidays – what’s there not to like about a day dedicated to expressing how much you love the people in your life?

Whether you’re waiting…

Lonely

Wondering…

Hello?

Or certain…

Feel

Regardless of your relationship status, I hope today – and always – you have love in your life.

(more…)


Morning Light

That time of day when you’ve been out (or in) and it feels like the rest of the world is finally asleep – when the first light of morning creeps in… that’s my favorite.

Bask

I think I’ve missed too many days to really do the 12 days of lingerie, but I do always enjoy the look of a well made corset (in either life).

Credits
Corset: Dilly Dolls
Underwear: Plastik
Shoes: Pixel Mode
Skin: Glam Affair
Hair: Lelutka
Eyes (you can see them in the other picture on my Flickr): Poetic Colors

Pose/Prop: Glitterati