kitty

when the collection @ the dressing room rolled over && new stuffs appeared, i knew i *had* to have this headband from la gyo

08.29.2012

not want, but neeeeeeeeeed. how cute, right?! jewels + kitty cat ears = so adorable, vixxie can’t even stand it. this band has been glued to my head for the last few days and i just could not wait to put together a look so i could blog them.

needless to say, i highly recommend you go grab these while they’re out and discounted!

08.29.2012

so i grabbed a cute pink sweater from mon tissu, a pair of the *new* mesh trousers from coldlogic (that are on sale, along with the rest of the store — but today is the *last day*!), and a bubblegum prop from pink fuel that i’ve been wanting forever and finally had an excuse to buy.. and put together a cute, casual outfit to match my new cat ears. i am seriously in love with this headband, but the rest of my look is pretty cute too i must say. ;p

and of course, the backdrop for my pics today is just as cute — after seeing juicy cafe on juicybomb, i knew i eventually had to visit to snap some photos. the build is delightfully cluttered && a wonderful setting for photographs, definitely take a tp there if you’ve not visited~

get the look yourself:
skin; pink fuel elly chai in espresso w/ juicy gloss in natural
hair; burley minna in platinum 01
tattoo sleeves; katatonik sakura storm tattoo sleeves
tattoo chest; hod compassion (part of a piercing set)
eyes; insufferable dastard glass eyes in aqua
freckles; l.fauna extra freckles
piercings; hod dimpled
top; mon tissu slouchy sweatshirt in pink ombre
pants; coldlogic eise in taupe
shoes; maitreya flip flops in lucid
headband; lagyo @ the dressing room catty headband
nails; candy nail candy multi-color
nom; pink fuel yum bubblegum

poses; marukin
location; juicy cafe

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got milk?

my friend kystria saw me earlier, in this outfit, and told me i looked like a country cutie. ❤❤ i thought i looked more like i am gonna paint ALL the houses! and do so while looking adorable, but the term country cutie is much, much more appealing~

so i found a fitting sim, hooked a *fresh* carton of katat0nik chocolate milk under my arm (’cause, y’know, i totally milked that chocolate cow myself), and embraced my inner country.

03.30.2012

i absolutely love these overalls i picked up at elly — not only are they a comfy sort of cute, but the tiniest peek of booty make ’em sexy too. i saw them on flickr && made a mental note to go pick ’em up when i could figure out something nice to wear with them.

this *new* bandana’d hair from wasabi pills provided that perfect excuse to look a li’l bit country.. and when i snagged this 1L t-shirt && manicure set in a bright, cheerful orange from rezipsa loc, i knew exactly what i’d be wearing with those overalls.

03.30.2012

but, of course, i couldn’t go without adding in some vixxie accessories to the look — these awesome dia de los muertos inspired sneakers (that were actually from a fi fridays sale a week or two ago, but i’m hoping they are available at the k{rea} mainstore for you to still grab!), combined with a set of facial piercings from hebenon vial that’s having a *30L* closing sale, && a tattoo from my beloved para designs added just enough *me* back in.

plus, okay. how can you not feel cute when holding an oversized carton of smiling chocolate milk? smiling chocolate milk that has *eyelashes*? it’s so, so adorbs && bff vivi and i spent a large portion of our night last night.. feeding the katat0nik gatchas @ lloyd trying to get all the various varieties and colors of milk. there’s necklace versions too, but the larger dolls were far too cute not to wear.

/me sneaks a sip!

get the look yourself:
skin; glam affair leah natural 01
hair; wasabi pills lola in seafoam
tattoo; para designs venom
eyes; insufferable dastard shine eyes v2 in blue/green
lip color; fishy strawberry @ tdr allure faded lipstick in rose
lashes; lelutka curl lashes
piercings; hebenon vial anonymous (closing sale!)
top; rezipsa loc t-shirt in tangerine tango (dollarbie)
overalls; elly salopette in classic
belt; bukka leather bag (subscribo gift)
socks; izzie’s garter socks in orange
shoes; k{rea} slip on skulls
earrings && cuff; amorous oceanic reloaded (last day for the *50%* off sale!)
nails; rezipsa loc nails in tangerine tango (dollarbie)
milk; katatonik @ lloyd regular milk doll in choco
necklace; addiction dream catcher necklace

poses; exposeur (sale going on!)
location; the far away

valentine

so today, bff vivi && i were *determined* to do something. something romantic, something fun, something.. befitting of the day. usually, she and i aren’t all super excited over valentine’s day… because, really, you should be showing the people you love just how much you love them *everyday* rather than just once a year… but once we recruited two of our friends to go out with us for the evening, just for fun, we both became increasingly enthused about vday.

we decided to get all girlied up, in pink and red, and be.. festive. cute. pretty. and i think we succeeded…

02.14.2012

hearts and bows and chocolates and bright red and soft pink. very valentines indeed!

we were expecting our friends, allarik and braden, to follow suit. i mean, it *is* valentine’s day, and even though we didn’t set a dress code.. it’s definitely not out of the ordinary for us to be anticipating… say… a nice suit. maybe a tux? shiny shoes, pinstriped slacks, a flower pinned to the lapel. y’know, something nice && dapper.

instead, we got..

02.14.2012

..two smug boys in jeans, sneakers && hoodies. grr.

the guys, apparently, were not so excited about valentine’s day as vivienne && i were. and they didn’t even expect us to be *doing* much of anything, much to our dismay. but vivi and i were thinking about spending a romantic night dancing, maybe at a jazz club, and make it a *real* date for the evening. our companions, on the other hand.. not so much.

so vivienne and i had to do a li’l.. convincing.

02.14.2012

a few romantic poses seemed to do the trick rather nicely…

02.14.2012

…and turned the tides in our favor.

after a few snuggles here ‘n’ there, suddenly our dates seemed *much* more eager to do all things romantic. it’s a wonder how easily they were convinced. ;p

and even though they’re certainly not *dressed* for the occasion, at least allarik && braden are much more compliant. now all we need is a nice club to hit up, where we can finish the night off the way we originally intended to!

02.14.2012

i hope everyone else has a lovely evening! happy valentine’s dayyyy~~ ❤❤❤

get the looks yourself:
on vixxie (blonde) ::
skin; pink fuel elly chai in tutu w/ juicy gloss in soft pink
hair; truth gianna streaked in swedish
tattoos; actchio birds in the skull of a rose && love has many faces (store closed, creator is silver milneaux)
eyes; insufferable dastard mirror eyes in green
eye makeup; ricielli red shine (past hunt prize)
lashes; lelutka curl lashes
piercings; hod lisbeth
dress; paper.doll taylor in ruby
heels; gos pimp your pumps
purse; ricielli 2.55 classic bag in pink
necklace; donna flora baci
nails; candy nail basic prim nails in red 07
bracelet; mandala milky way bracelet in hawthorn red

on vivienne tailleur (brunette) ::
skin; aura briar in cream (group gift)
hair; elikatira over in brown 04
tattoo; para designs color of love
eyes; insufferable dastard valentine eyes (zombie popcorn hunt prize)
lashes; blah simplicity lashes
piercings; cobrahive gauged 04
dress; caladesi island co eyes on me dress (zombie popcorn hunt prize)
stockings; blowpop seamed fishnet tights in pearl
heels; katatonik aya wedge in light pink
necklace; donna flora lumiere
nails; love soul bearholic

on allarik (gray outfit) ::
skin; the body co hunter in medium
hair; drot andy in smoke
eyes; insufferable dastard snowfall eyes in green
piercings; hod bolted
top; entente cowl neck jumper in gray
jeans; amerie mesh skinny pants in denim gray
shoes; ubu dunks
gloves; luck inc finger tapes w/ nails (dollarbie)

on braden daines (black outfit) ::
skin; tableau vivant noctis in tone 06
hair; shag boys don’t cry in black
hair base; entente yves hair base in midnight black
eyes; insufferable dastard snowfall eyes in hazel
piercings; hod reach
facial hair; nanuk birken beard in black
top; fa creations autumn spirit black (past hunt prize)
jeans; fir & mna the 1977 jeans in black
jacket; grasp opened zip hoodie in black
boots; death row designs loose boots in black
cuff; hermony wrist locker
gloves; sini style taped fist
tie; mandala smexy tie necklace in urushi black
glasses; alphavillain the ipcress glasses

location; annon

blinding

lime green, hot pink && teal.. i’d say that’s pretty blindingly bright, what say you?

02.11.2012

i really, really missed bubblegum weekends. it’s fun for a change to run around with kool-aid colored hair! and i guess gogo && i were on the same wavelength when it came to bubblegum weekends this round, ’cause we kiiiinda match! but this *insanely bright* and adoooorable lingerie set from katatonik out @ the crush on you event was far too cute to pass up. even if i wasn’t tryin’ to do lingerie && nothin’ but until vday, this set would have found its way into my inventory. i *love* the colors, i love all the accessories (there’s li’l attachable bows for just about everywhere! \o/) && i love the fact that you get exactly 342348 pieces to wear the set in different ways.

02.11.2012

i decided to go lime for this post.. just because i am fairly certain i’ve *never* worn green hair in world. ;X and the *new* mesh hair i’m wearing from exile was *perfect* for it — i adore exile’s textures, but this green was so vibrant and so happy and actually matched that i decided green was a good choice for this week. plus the fact that this hair is mesh means i pretty much fell in love with it instantly. and the name of it not only got this song stuck in my head, but also made me pine *so hard* for some warmer weather. i know, as soon as it gets here, i’ll be wishin’ for snow && ice.. but man. i just got several inches of snow today in my rl and i am desperate for some sunshine and warmth!

at least in sl, i can have endless summer if i really want (and can run around the entire grid in mah underpants && not freeze my tatas off)… but waaaaaaaant in my rl too, damnit!

get the look yourself:
skin; pink fuel elly chai in angelic w/ glam lipstick in laser
hair; exile girls of summer in fern
tattoo; atchio suri kitty (store closed, creator is silver milneaux)
eyes; insufferable dastard neon eyes in purple
lashes; lelutka curl lashes
piercings; hod reach
lingerie && stockings; katatonik @ crush on you lovelace lingerie in green/teal
heels; n-core coquette
necklace; love soul necklace shake soda
nails; candy nail candy multi color

the cuter side of zombies

the 6th edition of the zombie popcorn hunt kicked off on the first of the month.. and bff vivi && i have been slowly grabbin’ goodies from our favorite stores in the last few days. it’s been rather nice to wander into some of my fave places to peep new releases and then stumble upon a hunt prize in the process. it’s always awesome when my usual stores offer freebies!

but while typically, my favorite items in the zombie popcorn hunts have always been the gory.. the bloody… the dead && the decaying, this round.. there was a surprising amount of *cute* included. so vivienne && i decided to show off some of the more adorable things we snagged on this hunt rather than the bits more befitting of the hunt’s name. ;D

02.06.2012

the looks we put together, and even in the bit o’ redecoration of our living room, use lots of freebies courtesy of the hunt. the full list of stores, slurls && hints can be found right here if you’d like to see the rest of the participating brands.. ’cause while we’ve included a bunch here, there are even *more* prizes we didn’t show off. this hunt is always awesome — the prizes are never too terribly hard to find, the loot you get is always generous, and there was a nice mixture of my favorite stores && places unknown to me on the list.

02.06.2012

as far as what vivienne && i are wearing…

my hunt goodies include the top from koketka, the valentine’s day inspired suspenders from rezipsa loc, the pretty lavender-jeweled necklace from concrete flowers, the baby blue ‘n’ pink ballet flats from severed garden, the vibrant purple eyeshadow from kosh, the knuckle-wide rings from pididdle, the purple and green nails from virtual insanity && the gorgeous peach-colored *mesh* eyes from mayfly.

vivienne is wearing the hunt prize sweater from paper doll, the chained belt from loulou&co, a red and black version of the eye shadows from kosh, the glittery nails from izzie’s && the sunglasses/necklace combo from lutimez.

all the super cute phone-photo poses we’re using here are hunt prizes too, from what next!

but… well. this week, up until vday, is supposed to be nothin’ but lingerie… so i couldn’t resist snappin’ two more photos. one, of the hunt prize undies from damned that we both grabbed (as well as the tattoo you can see below that was hidden by vivi’s sweater, from vestigium, which is *also* a hunt gift!) so vivienne and i would still be participating in the 12 days of lingerie challenge, and two… of the home decor items we picked up while on the hunt too, cause having some li’l valentine-related decorations for *free* is just as nice as dressing yourself in an entire new outfit with just hunt goodies!

02.06.2012

the heart-shaped topiary, the painting and easel, the bottle of wine, the three sets of bird pictures, the candles && the vday the blocks and sign were *all* hunt prizes! \o/ lots && lots of nice-quality, easy-to-find freebies in this post… and if you haven’t gone huntin’ yet, you’ve got until the 15th to do so! it’s *seriously* worth it, take my word for it~

get the looks yourself:
on vixxie (purple hair) ::
skin; pink fuel elly chai in pure w/ juicy gloss in grape
hair; elikatira garden in color 02
tattoo; katatonik sakura storm tattoo sleeve
eyes; mayfly deep sky mesh eyes in rose blush (zombie popcorn hunt prize)
eye makeup; kosh flunk eyeshadow in ultra violet (zombie popcorn hunt prize)
piercings; hod silentium
top; koketka love girl top (zombie popcorn hunt prize)
jeans; fri.day classic jeans in evening
suspenders; rezipsa loc suspenders in vday black (zombie popcorn hunt prize)
shoes; severed garden ballet flats (zombie popcorn hunt prize)
necklace; concrete flowers emily necklace (zombie popcorn hunt prize)
rings; pididdle gawdy ring set (zombie popcorn hunt prize)
nails; virtual insanity pop ‘n’ gun nails (zombie popcorn hunt prize)
undies; damned heart panties in aqua (zombie popcorn hunt prize)

on vivienne tailleur (dark hair) ::
skin; ploom @ zombie popcorn lea cream in mwah
hair; ploom stevie
tattoo; vestigium dead ink (zombie popcorn hunt prize)
eyes; insufferable dastard snowfall eyes in green
eye makeup; kosh flunk eyeshadow in possessed (zombie popcorn hunt prize)
piercings; hod lure
top; paper.doll love me sweater in cherry (zombie popcorn hunt prize)
jeans; ricielli lia pants in blue
belt; loulou&co belt heart (zombie popcorn hunt prize)
shoes; elikatira flair flats in maroon/charcoal
necklace; lutimez pricetag sunglasses necklace (zombie popcorn hunt prize)
nails; izzie’s glitter nails (zombie popcorn hunt prize)
undies; damned heart panties in red (zombie popcorn hunt prize)

poses; what next (phone poses – zombie popcorn hunt prize) && glitterati
furniture; fucifino valentine blocks && letters (zombie popcorn hunt prize), dreamscapes art gallery valentine easel (zombie popcorn hunt prize), tatty soup love street pouf (zombie popcorn hunt prize — modded to just include the wine and candles, but there’s a seat with poses included too!), thistle put a bird on it wall hangings (zombie popcorn hunt prize)

red && black

01.09.2012

one of my favorite sims to snap piccies on is innsmouth. the entire sim is run down, dark && wonderfully frightening (especially the ambient sound!). it’s one of those places where just wandering around, looking at the build, completely inspires snapshots… it’s definitely a must-see if you’ve not been yet!

so bff vivi && i decided to head there in themed attire to take some photos. …well, not even *some*.. more like *a lot*, but. i decided to pair it down to just a few for blogging purposes. ;p

01.09.2012

my look actually all started with makeup, believe it or not.. i built my outfit around the new leopard print tattoo eyemakeup from cstar limited. you can wear just the leopard spots to either side of the eye, or wear the spots with a deep smokey eye as well (which is how i’m wearing it here) && i looooooove it. there are a *ton* of colors to pick from, so of course along with the black.. i picked up the neon hot pink set as well, but they are in limited quantities! and @ *100L* a pop, these are going so so fast. if you love the leopard eye like i do, then go right now && snag a set for yourself. go. gogogogogogogo!

i really could have gone into leopard overload, but decided to only match the spots on my eyes with these sheer leggings from izzie’s, layered underneath the jacket && dress combo from aoharu and whippet & buck. some tall boots, a gun strapped to my thigh, && a freshly-fed vampiric skin from pink fuel make me look like some undercover demonic .. cop. but! at least it’s a cute undercover demonic cop? with some *fierce* leopard eye shadow! \o/

01.09.2012

vivienne‘s look all centers around the *adorable* blackheart dress set from katatonik. there are so many options with this ensemble, it’s almost unreal. you get the dress, the stockings, the gloves && a li’l lopsided top hat (which is srsly so cute x3 even if vivi didn’t wear it!). then you get a sheer version of the top part of the dress, that you can wear as a shirt on it’s own, a sheer version of the skirt, *and* the matching lingerie. @_@ soooo very nice for the price, there’s a ton of mixin’ && matchin’ in there with all the pieces you get.

she’s also wearing the *new* hair from exile out @ the dressing room blue. this hair is just… all waves and deliciousness. the headband/bow combo is color-change && i adore perfectly messy it is. i got the pack at tdr blue too, even if it doesn’t come in my *preferred* blonde color, just because it was too cute to pass up. maybe i’ll be brunette for a day just to wear it since i love it so much, ’cause apparently i have no problems goin’ from blonde to pitch black. ;p

oh, and i *did* mention vivi’s outfit comes with the lingerie…

…right? ;D

get the looks yourself:
on vixxie (all black) ::
skin; pink fuel elly cream in bloodthirsty
hair; lelutka mourray in pitch
eyes; luck inc eyez in blind
makeup; cstar leopard print in black
lashes; lelutka curl lashes
piercings; hod celtic swirl dimples && parastic
dress; whippet & buck maybe knit dress in black
jacket; aoharu short trench coat in black
leggings; izzie’s tights in leopard
boots; sakide crocodile boots in black
gloves; izzie’s leather gloves in black
nails; candy nail basic nails in red 07
horns; rue horn’d fooldeux in ghost rigged
weapon; breach 92f
necklace; hod fallen
earrings; amorous gyroscope earrings

on vivienne tailleur (black && red) ::
skin; atomic grace ivory in lady
hair; exile @ the dressing room blue betty lou in midnight
eyes; suicidal unborn phantom eyes
tattoo; para designs desire
makeup; chelle glamorpuss in red
lashes; blah simplicity lashes
piercings; hod lisbeth
dress, stockings && gloves; katatonik blackheart in red
boots; g field short lace-up boots in black

poses; glitterati
location; innsmouth

don’t forget the violence

jam with me! \m/ -_- \m/

violent seduction is having a *huge* sale right now.. everything, absolutely everything, in the store is half off. and since it’s one of my favorites for all things dark && girly, i figured i’d show off two looks featuring lovely lovely things from violent seduction that you can pick up for a nice, hefty discount. 8D

12.29.2011
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plus, it’s been a while since i did one of *these* kinda looks.. something out of the ordinary from my usual jeans && blonde hair kinda looks. i figured since i hadn’t done one in a bit, doing two would perhaps make up for the time lost? teehee~

12.29.2011
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in this first look, i’m wearing the lenore dress… but not even all the pieces to it. there’s several different ways you can wear this dress && there’s a few other included accessories i didn’t include in my outfit. that’s why this sale is *so* good — normal price, for what you get is an amazing deal. but on saaaaaale? it’s a big fuck yeah from me!

12.29.2011
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the second look centers around the muse dress.. which, again, comes with a few different options for wearing. there’s *three* different skirts — the short version i’m wearing here, the lolita version, which is right at the knee and poofy, or the long version which goes right to the floor. the detail on both of these dresses is *superb* and i love the textures, the prim pieces (all of which are so easy to fit), and the choices in color (i’m wearing both in “death”, but each comes in several colors to pick from!).

12.29.2011
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accessorize with piercings and jewelry by hod && mandala, some suuuuuuper cute new hair styles from ploom && two (sadly) limited edition skins from pink fuel.. and these looks just fell into place so nicely.

and this sim… oh my god is it amazing. the fashion shots i took do *not* do it justice, so i took some landscape snaps to show it off to you. it’s hauntingly beautiful.. delightfully creepy. very unique build and it was the perfect backdrop for some dark photography! check it ouuuutt~

mysterious wave

mysterious wave

mysterious wave
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get the looks yourself:
look number one
skin; pink fuel alyx pearl in static (limited edition, unsure if it’s available anymore! ;()
hair; ploom ricki
tattoo; para designs reverence
eyes; insufferable dastard creature of the night in colorless
lashes; lelutka curl lashes
makeup && piercings; hod / nuuna’s parasitic
dress && collar; violent seduction lenore in death (sale!)
stockings && heels; n-core ultra platform in noir intense
nails; mstyle long nails v2 in funny bunny

look number two
skin; pink fuel elly honey in tears (limited edition, unsure if it’s available anymore! ;()
hair; ploom layla
tattoo; katatonik very cherry panda sleeves
eyes; insufferable dastard stellar eyes in blue
eye makeup 1; cheap makeup gutter liner
eye makeup 2; glamorize black candy eye makeup in blackout
lashes; lelutka curl lashes
freckles; l.fauna extra freckles
piercings; hod the crow’s crux
dress; violent seduction muse in death (sale!)
stockings; sheer tights 29b
boots; red mint shoe repair punk boots in black
necklace; hod mercenary necklace
nails && bangles; mandala takara

poses; glitterati
location; mysterious wave

pink && gold

towards the end of december, almost everything you see is red && green. but who says those have to be the *only* two colors for the “holiday season”?!

12.17.2011
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bff vivi and i happen to think sparkly gold && deep magenta work just as well. 😉

even though she && i live on a very beachy sim, complete with water right outside our front door… we decided we’d get into the holiday spirit and transform one of our rooms into *everything christmas*. it may not match, exactly, with the theme of the rest of our house (or on our sim, for that matter), but it looks cute! and thanks to lisp, where there’s all kinds of 10L holiday goodies to be had outside the store, and to ancayi for the centerpiece of our room with the tree && train combo, i think we happened to pull off the holiday explosion quite well despite our summery house! \o/

so naturally, we had to dress appropriately… for, perhaps, an impromptu christmas party?

12.17.2011
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sure, you can wear the default red dress to a holiday get together… but when ricielli is having a *15L* discounted “hunt” (and i use the word “hunt” very loosely — all the prizes are super obvious && easy to find just by walking around the store! score!) and one of the prizes is a super sexy hot pink dress.. well.. y’know… pink can be holiday too, damnit! the dress she’s wearing here is one of said prizes, and the sparkly bodice, short hemline + the lacey overlay on it totally make it party appropriate. pair it with some seriously *sex kitten* hair from truth, some matching heels from n-core && some knee-high socks from g field to keep your legs warm ;p and you are good to celebrate!

12.17.2011
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the sequined dress i’m wearing is also a prize in the ricielli hunt and maaaaaaaan is it short! i don’t mind mini dresses that are only barely long enough to be considered a dress more than a long top, but in order to be even remotely discreet.. i decided to pair it with some *free to group members* leggings from insanya just for modesty’s sake. haha. i don’t normally go for everything supah shiny, but when trying on this dress… i dunno.. it just screamed festive at me. and if there’s ever an excuse to break out the sequins, around the holidays is perfect for it.

plus, i needed *something* to wear these glittery heels with! they’re the same coquette heels from n-core that vivienne is wearing — only covered all over in a complimentary shimmer. sooooo cute! and these gold ones were probably my favorite out of the bunch~

and, just in case you were curious….

12.17.2011
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..after all the champagne && punch was gone, and all the guests went home, yes the party kept on goin’! and not only that, but vivi && i conveniently matched our undies 😉 to our outfits! so what if we decided to have a “slumber party” in the middle of the afternoon?!

besides.. nothin’ says christmas like some *25L* gift-wrapped panties from katatonik, lemme tell ya..

get the looks yourself:
on vixxie (blonde hair) ::
skin; pink fuel elly chai in goldilux w/ juicy gloss in grape
hair; truth mylie streaked in swedish
tattoos; actchio birds in the skull of a rose && love has many faces (store closed?! ;( i couldn’t find it to grab the slurl!)
eyes; insufferable dastard december gift in green (group gift)
makeup; ricielli gold eyeliner (15L hunt prize)
lashes; lelutka curl lashes
piercings; cobrahive gauged 03 && bull’s ring
dress; ricielli serena sequin dress in gold (15L hunt prize)
leggings; insanya tights in copper (group gift)
heels; n-core coquette glitter edition in gold
cuff; whippet & buck simple polished cuff
nails; candy nail twinkle in gold
lingerie; katatonik gift wrapped panties && bra in yellow (25L for the set!)
necklace; glow studio @ tdr blue crosses necklace in gold

on vivienne tailleur (black hair) ::
skin; ploom maia cream in eyeliner 4
hair; truth helena in crow
tattoo; para designs wisdom
eyes; insufferable dastard mirror eyes vivid in lilac (past group gift)
makeup; ricielli pink eyeliner (15L hunt prize)
piercings; cobrahive gauged 04
dress; ricielli camila minidress in carmin (15L hunt prize)
socks; g field button socks
heels; n-core coquette
necklaces; love soul bear white s10 && yummy necklace
lingerie; katatonik gift wrapped panties && bra in pink (25L for the set!)
nails; candy nail air in pink

poses; magnifique

88 is a magic number

collabor88 is an awesome thing. like, so awesome i wish i could give a big ole hug to *all* the designers participating. granted, it made my inventory overflow.. but in really, really good ways. \o/

you could give yourself an entire makeover for very few lindens at this sale. there’s shapes, eyes, hair, skins, shoes && a ton of cute clothes. on top of furniture and poses, too. @_@ all for so cheap, it’s almost redonkulous.

bff vivi && i were there the first night it opened, scoopin’ up cheapies.. so i thought we ought to show off some of the stuffs we acquired. any excuse to use some super cute gliteratti poses (which, btw, is having a SALE atm!! weeee~).

8.12.2011
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grixdale has a goodbye pack set out @ collabor88 and it is stuffed full of goodies. several dresses && makeup tattoos… makes me both happy and sad. but the dresses vivi && i are both wearing are from the grixdale pack and are *super* cute. so girly in pastels, with frills and adorable patterns… and the lovely texture && prim work that tyr rozenblum is so very good at.

and our hair… it has been all over *everything*, and with good reason. both of these styles are from elikatira && are just so pretty. my favorite of the two is definitely the one vivi is wearing, it’s so soft and whispy and all the colors are just .. gorgeous. and for 88L per color pack? vivi && i totally stocked up — i even bought colors i don’t even wear because it’s just so cute.

8.12.2011
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boom and whippet and buck also have awesome (and inexpensive) items at collabor88. the top vivi is wearing is actually part of a set of *two* that you get from boom — all in bright ice cream inspired colors. and the top from w&b that i’m wearing is actually something i debated back and forth on buying. i wasn’t sure if it was me, but it was cute, and then i couldn’t pick a color… but i am *so* glad i eventually bought it. it even has poofy sleeves! who can really, honestly say no to poofy sleeves?! when they are nice as these, i know i sure can’t. ;p

if you haven’t been, you should definitely go. it runs for a month, until september 8th, when the collection will change. it makes me excited, if it’s a recurring sale, ’cause the first round? was a total win imho!

get the looks yourself:

first pic
on vixxie (blonde hair) ::
skin; pink fuel elly chai in pearl
hair; elikatira @ collabor88 changes in blonde 05
tattoo; aitui biomech disaster
eyes; a.d.d andel love affair eyes in celestial
makeup; grixdale @ collabor88 rock’n’rolla in oil slick
lashes; onyx wear feather black lashes
nom; kue! amigurumi kuma choco nilla bonbon
dress; grixdale @ collabor88 wolf and i
heels; n-core coquette
nails; mandala option long nails
necklace; magic nook shoo be doo in chocolate

on vivienne tailleur (brown hair) ::
skin; laq alva in peach
hair; elikatira @ collabor88 breeze in brown 05
tattoo; katatonik sugar rush sleeves
eyes; plastik jaded collection in calypso marina
dress; grixdale @ collabor88 sun of a gun vintage doll
heels; gos espadrilles in peach
necklace; fri.day @ the gatcha festival thoreaux necklace in bronze
nails; candy nail japanese soul in gold
bracelet; league pearls and lace bracelet

second pic
on vixxie (blonde hair) ::
skin; pink fuel elly chai in pearl
hair; elikatira @ collabor88 changes in blonde 05
tattoo; para designs fairy tales
eyes; a.d.d andel love affair eyes in celestial
lashes; onyx wear feather black lashes
piercings; ni.ju izm mall snake bites (freebie)
top; whippet & buck @ collabor88 kate blouse in blossom
jeans; haute monde adror jeans in midnight
shoes; maitreya flip flops in lucid
nails; rezipsa loc powder pink nails
necklace; pixelmode pearl necklace (past group gift)

on vivienne tailleur (brown hair) ::
skin; laq alva in peach
hair; elikatira @ collabor88 breeze in black 04
tattoo; tattoo; para designs stars and swallows
eyes; plastik jaded collection in calypso marina
lip color; insufferable dastard fade gloss in light pink
piercings; cobrahive gauged 04
top; boom @ collabor88 ice cream tank in strawberries and cream
jeans; fri.day iunno jeans in regular wash
shoes; teefy callias soft leather simple flats in white
necklace; league pearls and lace necklace
nails; candy nail color french in pink

poses; glitterati (sale!)

epic

every once in a while, bff vivi && i like to run around the grid as fauns. it’s a beautiful thing when you wake up one day and say, “self.. i think today would be a good day to spawn some goat legs and horns..” and, y’know, it’s *actually possible*.

only in second life, hmm?

8.08.2011
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epic has become a favorite of ours for all things faun && the newly released sock’d faun feets are so so cute. they come in an entire slew of pretty colors and offer two different leg types, as well as different colored garters && hooves. they are adorable and we both had a li’l fit over them. i totally need every. single. color. ’cause a faun likes to match her feets to her clothes, right?! ;p

8.08.2011
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vivienne was immediately drawn to the baby pink color, so she dressed around her legs (ahahaha xD) in varying shades of matching pink. her halter is also from epic, which meant the color palette matched the pink on her socks.. and that’s always a win, and the jacket she’s wearing over it is from grixdale. i am still sad face 😦 about grixdale closing, but vivi && i both have visited the sale many many times so far. slowly the entire store will make it’s way into my inventory && i am *totally* okay with that. the hoodies are especially nice because, quite literally, the prim pieces disappear when you put them on. depending on lighting there’s *no* seam between avatar clothing && prim attachments, no color difference… absolutely flawless. ❤

8.08.2011
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i’ve been dying for an excuse to buy a pair of the new high-waisted shorts from the secret store && showing off my legs was the perfect reason. ;3 i picked up purple because i love this shade of lavender, so i decided to be all matchy matchy with vivi and dress in shades of violet.

the tee i’m wearing is *new* from onyx wear && was a nice surprise. the bottom half includes an optional undershirt that’s color change and i.. was not expecting it. i thought i had to buy the colors separate (silly me!), so when i bought the shirt.. and actually looked? talk about *squee* moment. options you didn’t think you had but actually do have is aaaaaaawesome. there’s a ton of colors for the undershirt, and the actual tee comes in black or white. you can wear some extra cuffs on the arms too that are color change, which is nice, but i liked just the white sleeves myself.

besides, it might’ve been purple overload with extra lavender on my arms and nobody wants that!

get the look yourself:
on vixxie (blonde hair) ::
skin; pink fuel elly chai in pearl w/ juicy gloss in apple
hair; truth zaria streaked in swedish
tattoo; katatonik sakura storm tattoo sleeves
eyes; insufferable dastard light sensitive v2 in ice
lashes; onyx wear feather black lashes
horns; favole lorne
piercings; hod bitten
top; onyx wear bianka shirt in light
shorts; the secret store summer hibi shorts in purple
legs; epic leather faun garter socks in grape
bracelet; primalot springhassprung
nails; rezipsa loc lavender nails
necklace; love soul yummy necklace in pink
hair accessory; love soul honey bee hair pin (lucky chair prize)

on vivienne tailleur (black hair) ::
skin; laq olivia in peach
hair; truth rylan streaked in crow
tattoo; para designs shadows
eyes; insufferable dastard shine eyes v2 basic in blue/green
makeup; chelle glamorpuss in pink
ears; acide punky elf
tongue; cobrahive tongue type 1
top; epic stayed halter in baby pink
skirt; grixdale lazy denim skirt (closing sale)
jacket; grixdale my sunshiney hoodie in barbie (closing sale)
legs; epic faun garter socks in baby pink
necklace; love soul shake necklace in strawberry

poses; magnifique
location; wonderoaks