I Feel Your Whisper Across the Sea

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“Hey, wake up sleepyhead.” She nudges the snoring figure stretched out across a well padded lounge chair. A mumble from the dark haired man responds with a slight adjustment of his head resting on his arms as she continues to nudge his shoulders. Her hands begin softly rubbing over his shoulders, her quiet humming accompanied by distant bird calls.

After a few moments, his eyes flicker open as he stirs, waking up but pretending to slumber still as he listens to her hum a soft song. It was a rare treat to catch her humming, and he cherished every second. Suddenly, a finger jabbed into his back, making him jump up and grunt in surprise. “Ugggh… why you gotta wake me up like that, babe?” Shifting his body around, he sat up on the lounger, swiftly wrapped his arms around her and pulled her against his chest, making her squeal and laugh as he playfully jabbed her back with his finger.

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“You were already awake! I could tell when you stopped snoring.” She grinned up at him. As his arms move to hold her close, she reaches up to pull his head down for a soft kiss. His arms tighten around her for a moment, a smile on his lips as she pulls away, hand still holding his head.

Tucking a loose strand of hair behind her ear, he chuckles, “Nothing gets past you, does it?”


The Cart Sale is still going strong, with less than a week left to grab the awesome deals with most items at 10L. I shared a few things in my previous post and I’m back to share a couple more things you can find there right now.

Battle fairy currently has a wonderful selection of summery dresses and sandal heels also set for sale at the Cart Sale. I’m wearing it on my Maitreya Lara mesh body with no clipping that I could see. For me it’s a perfect casual beachy look or a little dressed up for a date night. It comes in mesh models fitted for Maitreya Lara, Slink Physique and Hourglass, and Belleza Isis, Freya, and Venus. Grab all five dresses before it’s too late.

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My nails were done by Nail It Good! with their “it’s May” polish. This polish set comes in six fun patterns on one Hud which includes appliers for Slink, Omega, Maitreya, and Belleza nails for both hands and feet. Add some sparkle to your look before heading out this summer with this set.

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The finishing touch for my beachy look today was a necklace made by Captivating! There are six cute beaded necklaces for sale that will have you dreaming of the tropics and getting sand in your toes. Any of these necklaces would look nice with a strapless dress or swimwear.

From =EC Designs=, I have a cute pergola setup that includes a lounger that is animated for singles and couples. Sit with your friend and hang out, or cuddle up with your partner to relax in the sun. There are even massages if you feel like pampering your partner a bit. The set is easy to just set out and poses are adjustable. Whether you are vacationing at your beach house or need a relaxing cuddle spot in your yard, this set is too cute to pass up.

That is all for now but I will have one more post up before the event ends. Don’t delay though, go get these amazing deals before the event is over!

Credits

~ My Look ~

Hair: TRUTH – Jacica ~ by Truth Hawks (April VIP Group Gift)

Dress: .::battle fairy::. – sandra dee dress turquoise ~ by Grace Selene @ Cart Sale May 2018

Shoes: REIGN – LEATHER FLIP FLOPS- FATPACK ~ by Kenadeecole Resident

Necklace: Captivating! – Beach Beads #6 ~ by Lucinda Nagy @ Cart Sale May 2018

Nails: Nail It Good! – It’s May ~ by Freyablake Resident @ Cart Sale May 2018

Hand Jewels: Kibitz – Sandra hand jewelry – silver ~ by Kathya Szczepanski

Bracelet: e.marie – Friendship Bracelet – Sterling ~ by Emilianamarie Resident

My Body Details

Furniture Set: =EC Designs= – Summer Peace Pergola ~ by Cara Lionheart, Jaxx Doulton, & Muireann Galli @ Cart Sale May 2018

Links — > =EC Designs=, Cart Sale

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Remember to Let Her Into Your Heart

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Spring has sprung, showing her face here and there at last. With more sun, blooms peeking out, and birds chirping in the early hours again, there is a renewed sense of hope for brighter days ahead of us. Part of the season change, for me, is refreshing my look, cleaning out the old tired clothes, and finding new pieces that call to me. If I can find them on sale, even better! Today I am sharing some of the cute things for sale at the Cart Sale at the Wash that has been dubbed Sunny Side Up.

The dress that I’m wearing is from one of my favorite shops, Mishmash Fusion, and is called Imagine. Each color or pattern option comes with 8 different mesh models which are fitted for Slinks Physique and Hourglass, Bellezas Freya, Isis, and Venus; Maitreya Lara, eBody, and classic avatar standard fit bodies. The fit on my Maitreya Lara body is nice and the dress is sweet and cute. If you don’t want to show as much skin, you could wear some leggings underneath. For 10L, this dress is a bargain! I’ve paired this dress with a pair of cute heels in violet from the Dark Fae which are also at the Cart Sale. The Delicate Rose heels are available in 9 colors and fitted for Belleza, Slink, and Maitreya mesh high feet. While there is not a fatpack option, if you get every pair, that’s only 90L and a steal in my opinion. Wear these heels with a pair of jeans to be cute and casual or wear them with a dress like I did for a nice afternoon out.

Around me you will see various decor on the wall that is from Dark Knight Decor. These pieces are perfect for a kitchen, bathroom, office space, or workshop to add a touch of spring.  Little details on each piece add to their charm like the woodgrain on the plank or the shine on the seed jars.  Each of these pieces and more cute knick knacks and flower arrangements are up for grabs for 10L apiece at the Cart Sale.

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My last item for this post is the shark which is from =EC Designs= and is one of two on sale for a limited time. After the Cart Sale, both will be put in a gacha at the =EC Design= mainstore with a bunch of other cute sharks. Each shark has a ton of single sits for females and males. Whether you are a parent, kid, or just like sharks, you don’t want to miss out on these amazing items! Toss a few of these out in a casual sitting area for a bunch of friends and just chill out or throw some out for your kids to have pirate battles with.

The Cart Sale runs until May 16th, so you still have time to grab these goodies. I will be posting again soon to share more gems! Stay posted. 🙂

Credits

~ My Look ~

Hair: Doe – Tania – Indecisive ~ by Helyanwe Vindaloo

Dress: Mishmash Fusion – ~*MF*~ Imagine Dress – Purple Striped ~ by Mystical Edenflower @ Cart Sale May 2018

Shoes: The Dark Fae – Delicate Rose Violet ~ by Corvi Ashdene

Necklace: RealEvil Industries – **RE** Kitty Pearls Set ~ by Crashnoww Resident

Choker: Kibitz – Mini collar [Kitten] ~ by Kathya Szczepanski

Hand Jewels: Kibitz – Sandra hand jewelry – silver ~ by Kathya Szczepanski

My Body Details

~ Décor & Other ~

Frame Trio: Dark Knight Decor – Poppy Trio Wall Art ~ by Mika Redfield @ Cart Sale May 2018

Hanging Plank: Dark Knight Decor – Here Comes the Sun Wall Plaque ~ by Mika Redfield @ Cart Sale May 2018

Shelf: Dark Knight Decor – Vintage Seed Decor ~ by Mika Redfield @ Cart Sale May 2018

Shark: =EC Designs= – Sharkie Pillow “Myst” ~ by Cara Lionheart, Jaxx Doulton, and Muireann Galli @ Cart Sale May 2018

Backdrop: FOXCITY – VIP Photo Booth – Minimal ~ by Satomi Masukami

Links — > Mishmash Fusion, =EC Designs=, Cart Sale

Trade Them for a Package of Sunshine and Flowers

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Hey everyone! I am back again and sharing some finds from the Cart Sale. I know I’m a bit late but you MUST see some of the wonderful spring inspired releases available before it ends February 14th. Don’t waste any time and go check it out now!

Where do I begin? There’s so much goodness to find and all at a bargain price of 10L per item. I’ll start with what my friend is wearing. The sweet green dress from Mishmash Fusion comes in mesh sizes for Maitreya, Slink Physique and Hourglass, Belleza Freya, Isis, and Venus, eBody bodies and standard fitmesh for classic avatars. At the Cart Sale, you can find this cute dress in six colors in the blossom print and two in a hearts prints all for 10L each. She paired her dress with these darling shoes and socks from The Dark Fae in the solid version. Each of the five packs of shoes with socks and the five sets of socks come with a HUD with several color or print options. Sizes come fitted for all Belleza, both Slink, Maitreya, and Tonic feet. These shoes and the sock versions are super adorable and honestly a steal considering each one has its own hud with color options.

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The second look is one I’m wearing in purple. I’m wearing a dress from K&A Design called Rhea and is available in three colors at the Cart Sale. This dress comes with all of the most popular mesh body sizes as well as standard mesh sizes and fitmesh sizes. I had no problems with fitting and the top part has just enough transparency for a little extra spice. My shoes are from Mishmash Fusion, made for Belleza, Maitreya, and Slink feet and are available in three colors.

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My second look shows an outfit from battle fairy that is available in several colors. These sets can be mix and matched if you buy more than one color or mix them with other tops or bottoms to your liking. I love the texturing on the top and skirt; the back details of the top give this outfit a nice surprise as you turn. Sizes included for this dress fit all three Belleza, both Slink, and Maitreya bodies. My final look for this post is a combo of a top from Dark Water Designs and a skirt from CroM. Dark Water Designs has two color versions of this fringed top for sale and they come with five standard mesh sizes as well as fitted models for Belleza, Maitreya, Slink eBody, Tonic, TMP, and Ocacin. You could pair this with some bikini bottoms and a sarong or shorts and be beach ready! From CroM, the skirt is a vibrant blue mini skirt that comes in standard mesh sizes and fitted models for Belleza, Slink, Maitreya, TMP, eBody, and Tonic bodies.

I have a lot of the furniture pieces from =EC Designs= packed into this post and it’s really a steal if you grabbed everything. 60L for a full furniture set is a bargain. This retro inspired set works great for small spaces and offers a lot of animation options in the couch, chairs, cabinet, and bookcase for singles and couples. Just want the couch and chairs or just the chairs? Each item comes in its own pack so you can pick what you want. The drawers and cupboard doors all open on the cabinet and bookcase so you can display or “store” items as you desire. All of the table options come in a single pack as well. I’ve added a few of the items from Dark Knight Decor to add a soft spring touch to the room. The wall frame, chicken vases, and trio of frames are each on sale for 10L. You can also find more Valentine’s day appropriate decor and a set of rings for sale.

There’s only a couple days left of the Cart Sale, so stop by now before it’s too late! Links all below.

Credits

~ Her Look ~

Hair: [elikatira] – Minah 2 – Exclusives ~ by Elikapeka Tiramisu

Dress: Mishmash Fusion – ~*MF*~ Sweet Surender Mini – Green Blossom ~ by Mystical Edenflower @ Cart Sale January 2018

Shoes: The Dark Fae – How Lovely Shoes Solid ~ by Corvi Ashdene @ Cart Sale January 2018

~ My Look 1 ~

Hair: Doe – Mary (solid) – Indecisive RARE ~ by Helyanwe Vindaloo

Dress: K&A Design – Rhea Dress (purple) ~ by Ayva Meili @ Cart Sale January 2018

Shoes: Mishmash Fusion – ~*MF*~ Love Me Do Boots – Black ~ by  Mystical Edenflower @ Cart Sale January 2018

~ My Look 2 ~

Hair: Doe – Mary (solid) – Indecisive RARE ~ by Helyanwe Vindaloo

Top/Skirt: .::battle fairy::. – cara set Sky ~ by Grace Selene @ Cart Sale January 2018

Shoes: REIGN – MOCCASIN WEDGES- FATPACK ~ by Kenadeecole Resident

~ My Look 3 ~

Hair: Doe – Mary (solid) – Indecisive RARE ~ by Helyanwe Vindaloo

Top: Dark Water Designs – Rose Suede Fringe Halter, black ~ by Shadowed Luik @ Cart Sale January 2018

Skirt: CroM – Sigrid – Blue ~ by Cronostbb77 Frankel @ Cart Sale January 2018

Shoes: REIGN – THIGH HIGH RIDING BOOTS- FATPACK ~ by Kenadeecole Resident

Hand Jewels: Kibitz – Sandra hand jewelry – silver ~ by Kathya Szczepanski

My Body Details

~ Furniture & Decor ~

House: Trompe Loeil – Cobi Lodge ~ by Cory Edo @ Uber

Couch: =EC Designs= – Retro Cuddle Couch ~ by Cara Lionheart, Jaxx Doulton, & Muireann Galli @ Cart Sale January 2018

Chairs: =EC Designs= – Retro Chairs ~ by Cara Lionheart, Jaxx Doulton, & Muireann Galli @ Cart Sale January 2018

Bookcase: =EC Designs= – Retro Bookcase ~ by Cara Lionheart, Jaxx Doulton, & Muireann Galli @ Cart Sale January 2018

Cabinet: =EC Designs= – Retro Cabinet ~ by Cara Lionheart, Jaxx Doulton, & Muireann Galli @ Cart Sale January 2018

Tables: =EC Designs= – Retro Tables Pack ~ by Cara Lionheart, Jaxx Doulton, & Muireann Galli @ Cart Sale January 2018

Dividers: =EC Designs= – Retro Room Dividers ~ by Cara Lionheart, Jaxx Doulton, & Muireann Galli @ Cart Sale January 2018

Wood Picture: Dark Knight Decor – Spring Roses Wall Art ~ by Mika Redfield @ Cart Sale January 2018

Trio Pictures: Dark Knight Decor – Spring Flowers Trio Wall Art ~ by Mika Redfield @ Cart Sale January 2018

Decor on Cabinet: Dark Knight Decor – Spring Chickens ~ by Mika Redfield @ Cart Sale January 2018

Candy: +Half-Deer+ – Spilled Candy Hearts ~ by Halogen Magic

Links — > Cart Sale January 2018, =EC Designs=, Mishmash Fusion

Saying All the Things I’m Thinking…

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Hello lovely people! The Cart Sale’s 10th Birthday/Anniversary round is nearing its end but I wanted to share a few more things to find there. All of the creators have really put in a ton of extra effort to make this a special event so don’t miss it before it ends on November 1st!

I have been feeling a little bit sexy lately and this is partly due to the new lingerie set I got from Dark Water Designs. This set is a gacha with babydoll dresses and panties that you can mix and match or if you snag the ultra rare, it is the fatpack of every solid lace and print option. The rares are fatpacks of the solid lace OR the print options. My favorite is the black and gray print version but there are many other pretty options to collect. For this post, my special man is guest starring and he seemed to like this set quite a bit as well. Sizes for this gacha are available for the Maitreya, all three Bellezas, both Slinks, TMP, and Standard bodies. Each pull is only 20L so play have fun playing this gacha and tease your man ladies! Or the fellas can gift them to their special someone too. 😉

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Another lovely piece I found at the Cart Sale is from ..::battle fairy::.. and comes in several pattern versions. It fits nicely but careful how you lay, you may want some panties ladies! Mesh models included in each print version are made for Maitreya, all three Bellezas, both Slinks, TMP, and Standard bodies. Standard mesh models come in five sizes. If you’re feeling daring, grab this gem while it is on sale!

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Some of the furniture I used in the first photo are from events that have been going on in October. On the wall is a clock from An Lema that I thought was spooky fun and it is one of several items they have at the Cart Sale. Unless you are good at scripting/building, moving it around is a bit tricky because the pendulum seems to only swing on one rotation. For decor though, it suits the mood of the room plenty for me.

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I also wanted to share this piece from Dictatorshop that I got in the October Bound Box. The Venus Cubed Ladies Entertainment Center is excellent for teasing, pleasing, and lounging around. While animations are heavily geared towards females, there are still plenty of options for males to enjoy including the couples’ animations. There are not couple’s pg poses except for the dances so keep little ones away from this or tuck it away in your playroom. Textures can be changed via the Dictatorshop logo on the back as well as security options. If you’d like, you can also try adding your own textures to it for more versatility. If you missed out on this Bound Box, check out their HQ for past boxes. Check here for info on subscription boxes.

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From Vicarious Youth at the Cart Sale, you’ll find a few Halloween themed outfits. Some are matching for moms and their little girls, some are for teens or adults.  The outfit I’m wearing is Resting Witch Face and comes in five standard mesh sizes and mesh models for Maitreya, Belleza, and Slink. Bottoms and tops are combined so it’s easy fitting.

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On my shoulder is a little Voodoo gacha from =EC Designs= that they made for Cart Sale. Each one is scripted to randomly say something or you can click it to pester it into saying something as well. Voodoo dolls are also customizable if you want them to say something else. Collect them all!

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Lastly I want to share another item from =EC Designs= that is at the Cart Sale. For 50L, this piece has a LOT of animations to help you get cozy and comfy for the season. As someone who likes to let out her inner cat, this lounger is purrrfect for curling up with a good book or with your sweetie to enjoy some fresh air. All of these poses are PG so no worries if you have little ones. They may want you to put it in their room too because they can sit on top!

Cart Sale ends November 1st so hurry stop on by before it’s too late to swipe these bargains up!

Credits

~ My Outfit 1 ~

Hair: Doe – Shannon (solid) – Gingers ~ by Helyanwe Vindaloo (Epiphany gacha item)

Lingerie: Dark Water Designs – DWD Babydoll Gacha ~ by Shadowed Luik @ Cart Sale October 2017

Ring: Plastik – :[P]:- The Delicate Vee Ring ~ by Aikea Rieko

Necklace: RealEvil – **RE** Kitty Pearls Set ~ Crashnoww Resident

Choker: Kibitz – Mini collar [Kitten] ~ by Kathya Szczepanski (Epiphany gacha item)

~ My Outfit 2 ~

Hair: Doe – Shannon (solid) – Gingers ~ by Helyanwe Vindaloo (Epiphany gacha)

Dress: ..::battle fairy::.. – ingrid laced dress hypnos ~ by Grace Selene @ Cart Sale October 2017

Ring: Plastik – :[P]:- The Delicate Vee Ring ~ by Aikea Rieko

Necklace: RealEvil – **RE** Kitty Pearls Set ~ Crashnoww Resident

Choker: Kibitz – Mini collar [Kitten] ~ by Kathya Szczepanski (gacha item)

~ My Outfit 3 ~

Hair: Doe – Shannon (solid) – Gingers ~ by Helyanwe Vindaloo (Epiphany gacha)

Top/Pants: Vicarious Youth – {V*V} Allyce Sweater & Leggings – Resting Witch Face ~ by Violet Steamweaver @ Cart Sale October 2017

Doll: =EC Designs= – Voodoo Buddy – Bleeding Heart ~ by Cara Lionheart, Jaxx Doulton, and Muireann Galli @ Cart Sale October 2017

Ring: Plastik – :[P]:- The Delicate Vee Ring ~ by Aikea Rieko

Necklace: RealEvil – **RE** Kitty Pearls Set ~ Crashnoww Resident

Choker: Kibitz – Mini collar [Kitten] ~ by Kathya Szczepanski (gacha item)

My Body Details

~ Furniture & Decor ~

Skybox: Luxe Sky Box – 1st Round Exclusive ~ by Blueberryxx Resident @ Luxe Box May 2016

Clock: An Lema – Dark Pleasures Wall Clock ~ by AelKennyr Rhiano @ Cart Sale October 2017

Table: Dictatorshop – [Ds] Venus Cubed – Ladies Entertainment Center ~ by Dictatorshop Resident @ Bound Box October 2017

Webs: +Half-Deer+ – Starlit Spiderwebs [Set of 5] ~ by Halogen Magic @Salem Event October 2017

Round Chair: The Loft & ARIA – Monaco Banquette Sofa V. 2 – Adult – Black ~ by Yelo Uriza

Tapestry: +Spellbound+ – Sacred Geometry Tapestry – Black ~ Kohana Xue (Arcade gacha)

Candles: * Mesh Nation * – FULL PERMISSIONS Cluster of Candles ~ by Twistia Twine

Bird Cage: +Half-Deer+ – The Mad Scientist’s Birdcage ~ by Halogen Magic

Lounger: =EC Designs= – Autumn Sunset Lounger ~ by Cara Lionheart, Jaxx Doulton, and Muireann Galli @ Cart Sale October 2017

Links — > Cart Sale, Dictatorshop, =EC Designs=

Sparks Fly From Her Finger Tips

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Hi there guys! I hope you are all well and enjoying the fall colors. I know I am. I am also enjoying the fantastic creations merchants are putting out for the season. Right now the Cart Sale is having a special event for their 10 year Anniversary sale. On top of their usual 10L sale there are also gachas! This event will be going on longer than normal to give everyone plenty of time to shop. I have some peeks at what you can find there.

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One of my favorite pieces this round is the gacha set from Mishmash Fusion. The Cobwebbed Dress has rich colors overlayed with spiderwebs that give it just a subtle spooky feel and the ruffle trim is nice and soft so you’ll still look cute. Each color comes in standard fitted and mesh sizes for for Maitreya, Slink Physique & Hourglass, Belleza Freya, Isis, & Venus; and eBody bodies. There are no rares so be sure to play it a few times! Only 20L a pull! To match the dress, I’m wearing The Dark Fae’s Samba heels which come fitted for Maitreya, Slink, and Belleza feet. The rare for this gacha is a fatpack will every color option.

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My wonderful friend Mits picked up another dress from Mishmash Fusion that is on sale, the Lillian Dress Day of the Dead in pink. This dress comes in the same sizes as the Cobwebbed Dress and is covered in sugar skulls on the skirt. You’ll find matching shoes shaped like coffins for standard, Maitreya, Slink, and Belleza feet.

Both Mits and I are wearing nail polish from Koffin Nails that are on sale at the Cart Sale. They come in appliers for Maitreya, Slink, and omega. I’m wearing the special Pumpkin Spice Latte nail polish because I am a sucker for pumpkins and anything harvest-y. Check out our nails!

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The living room set is from =EC Designs= and is called the Hideaway Parlor Set, which is comprised of five pieces sold for 10L apiece. A chair, couch, coffee table, side table, and lamp for 50L is a fantastic bargain. The couches come in in a version with a blanket and leaf pattern on the storage baskets and a version without the blanket and a pumpkin on the basket. There are PG couples and single sits in the couch and single sits in the chairs so there are plenty of options for everyone in the family.

On the wall are pictures that come in a set inspired by Edgar Allen Poe created by *PAN*. Also included in the set is a shelf that is not shown and the Nevermore lettering on the table. The pumpkins are from a gacha by Sequel with just one rare that I found to be darling and perfect for adding a touch of Halloween without going scary. The candelabra in the corner has a menu that let’s you pick the metal texture, candle flame type, and light colors. Even when it’s not spooky season, these pieces are great for any home.

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Lastly I wanted to share the Crystal Skull that I have on the coffee table. Made by Dark Knight Decor, this fun rotating skull in a crystal will read your fortune when touched. Varying messages are pre-loaded into the notecard contents but it is fully customizeable so you can create your own fortunes! Or make some to scare your friends. Just remember what you put out comes back to you threefold!

That is all I have to share today but I will have more for you soon. Do not wait! Go find these goodies now!

Credits

~ My Look ~

Hair: +Spellbound+ – Blood Moon // Chapter I : Earth ~ by Kohana Xue

Dress: Mishmash Fusion – ~*MF*~ Cobwebbed Dress – Purple ~ by Mystical Edenflower @ Cart Sale October 2017 (gacha)

Shoes: The Dark Fae – Samba Fatpack RARE ~ by Corvi Ashdene @ Cart Sale October 2017 (gacha)

Nails: DP – Koffin Nails – FatPack – Pumpkin Spice Latte ~ by Bcreative Wilde @ Cart Sale October 2017

My Body Details

~ Her Outfit ~

Dress: Mishmash Fusion – ~*MF*~ Lilian Dress – Day of the Dead – Pink ~ by Mystical Edenflower @ Cart Sale October 2017

Shoes: Mishmash Fusion – ~*MF*~ Dead Promises Platforms – Pink ~ by Mystical Edenflower @ Cart Sale October 2017

Nails:  DP – Koffin Nails – FatPack – Fantasy Forest ~ by Bcreative Wilde @ Cart Sale October 2017

~ Furniture & Decor ~

House: Scarlet Creative – Wimberley Farmhouse Prefab ~ by Charlotte Bartlett

Couch/Chairs/Lamp/Tables: =EC Designs= – Hideaway Parlor Set ~ by Cara Lionheart, Jaxx Doulton, & Muireann Galli @ Cart Sale October 2017 (five piece set, 10L apiece)

Pumpkins: Sequel – Peppy Pumpkins Gacha – RARE BL & Sequel – Peppy Pumpkins Gacha – 9 BL ~ by Fallacy DeCuir @ Cart Sale October 2017

Candelabra: Lunar Seasonal Designs – Menu Driven Rusted Candelabra with Party Lights ~ by Lunar Tripsa @ Cart Sale October 2017

Dog: JIAN – Sugar Skull Pup ~ by Kalia Firelyte/Jiansl Resident @ Luxe Box October 2017

Crystal orb: Dark Knight Decor – DKD – Skull Crystal Ball ~ by Mika Redfield @ Cart Sale October 2017

Wall Hangings/tablepiece: *PAN* – Poe Selfie Set ~ by Luciferkraai Resident @ Cart Sale October 2017

Links — >Mishmash Fusion, =EC Designs=, Cart Sale

Made My Skin a Little Bit Thicker

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A little bit of a rant or musing to start things off today followed by a special giveaway to celebrate reaching 50 blog posts! Read on to find out about the giveaway!

Lately I have been reminiscing on some of the events of the past year or so. Remembering the people that have moved in and out of my life and the lessons I have taken from them. It is incredible what an influence some people have had in such a short time while other lessons came from mistakes or taking a wrong turn. My morning has been a bit quieter than usual as I remember those lessons.

I know my last few posts have been a bit more upbeat and summery cheerful, so this post probably seems a bit less peppy. As a human, I can only be cheerful for so long before another obstacle gets thrown in my path that tries to knock me down. But you know what? I will keep fighting for the happiness I know I deserve. Maybe I need a day or two to get back into gear, but I will never stop swinging my bat at each ball that tries to strike me out. So my adventure for today took me to a baseball field in Chicago where I practiced focusing on hitting each ball out of the park and refocusing my mind on what is important. What is that you ask? Well… Me.

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Now that might sound selfish, but consider this. If you spread yourself too thin, trying to please everyone you come across, you can never be happy because you have no time for yourself and what makes you happy. This was something I’ve had to learn and really, I’m still working on it. My health and happiness are first and foremost before I can be expected to help others. I will always make time for those who are closest to me; yet I have reevaluated who those people are and adjusted my priorities accordingly to give myself the best chance of smiling every day. Life is too short. Spend it doing what you love and with the people you love.

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So, you’re probably wondering by now if i will just get to the clothes I’m wearing. Don’t fret! Today I am wearing a fun T-shirt dress from Dark Water Designs that is currently at the Cart Sale in three colors and a couple solid knit versions. Included are five standard mesh sizes and fitted models for Belleza Isis & Venus, Slink Physique & Hourglass, Maitreya Lara, and TMP bodies. I really love how this dress fits and feels a bit sporty. The small clipping on the leg is really only visible because of the pose I used. Wear it to a game or at home while getting comfy on the couch. I paired it with some of my favorite sneakers from REIGN and was set for the day. Find this dress and more at the Cart Sale before it ends July 5th!

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Now on to the giveaway that I mentioned. My sponsors =EC Designs= and Mishmash Fusion have kindly donated a couple gift cards to help me mark the occasion of reaching 50 blog posts. The prizes are a 500L Gift Card to =EC Designs= and a 400L Gift Card for Mishmash Fusion. If you browse my blog and Flickr, you’ll see some of the items of theirs I have blogged in the past. How to enter to win? Comment below with what you enjoy doing in the summer and your secondlife username. I will be using a random name picker to select a winner who will be announced in the comments, Facebook Page, Plurk, and Twitter. Deadline to enter will be Saturday July 8th at 5:00PM SLT.

Until next time! ~ Autumn

Credits

Hair: TRUTH HAIR – Austen – reds ~ by Truth Hawks

Dress: Dark Water Designs – 69 Tee Dress, baby pink ~ by Shadowed Luik @ Cart Sale June 2017

Shoes: REIGN – ARIANNA SNEAKERS- FATPACK ~ by Kenadeecole Resident

My Body Details

Links — > Cart Sale, Mishmash Fusion, =EC Designs=

I Got a Pocketful of Sunshine

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Another gorgeous day here! I hope you all are enjoying the sun and staying cool. Today I want to share more great finds from the Cart Sale to use while you try to cool off in the heat wave that is upon us.

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Like I mentioned in my last blog post, I am excited for different summer adventures but this weekend got to be a little too hot! So I decided I needed to find a good way to cool off and well, the best way to do that is around water. One of the other items I found from =EC Designs= at the Cart Sale is this awesome raft. Built from sturdy lumber and decked out with comfy pillows and a blanket to lay on while you sunbathe, this raft is perfect for floating down the stream or hanging out on the lake. A raft can hold two singles, or a couple and has animations for singles for females and males as well as couple poses. Poses are adjustable so you can find just the right spot to cuddle your honey or get just the right amount of water on your toes.

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From Mishmash Fusion I am showing you a few different versions of the Xanadu Trikini. I invited a few friends over to chill with me and we turned it into a swimsuit party on a couple of my new rafts. First up, my lovely friend Cara is wearing the Blue Paisley version of the Trikini for Slink Physique. Miri is wearing a special hunt edition in red on the Maitreya Lara body. Find this lovely piece until the hunt ends this Friday (though Myst told me she may leave it out longer). I am wearing the Blue Transparent version on my Maitreya Lara body. Sizes included for all versions are Maitreya Lara, Slink Physique & Hourglass, eBody, Standard Large, and Standard Small. General fit seems nice on the Slink Physique body but there is minor clipping on the tummy and hips of the Maitreya when moving. This is in part due to shape, different ao movements, and the way the original mesh creator built the mesh. Please try a demo to be sure of what you are going to see before purchasing. The transparent versions are very transparent and do show all bits so wear with caution! Or tempt that eye candy with it. 😉

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That is all for now! I hope to have another post up soon with a few more things to share but don’t wait! Go check out the Cart Sale now while everything is at bargain prices.

Credits

~ Look One on Me ~

Hair: Doe – Sue – May 2017 – Bishbox Exclusive Fatpack ~ by Helyanwe Vindaloo @ Bishbox May 2017

Bikini: Mishmash Fusion –  Xanadu Trikini – Blue Transparent ~ by Mystical Edenflower @ Cart Sale June 2017

My Body Details

~ Other Female Looks ~

Blue Bikini: Mishmash Fusion – Xanadu Trikini – Blue Paisley ~ by Mystical Edenflower @ Cart Sale June 2017

Red Bikini: Mishmash Fusion – Xanadu Trikini – Red Floral ~ by Mystical Edenflower @ Dirty Little Secret Hunt – Red Shoe Diaries Path

~ Decor ~

Rafts: =EC Designs= – Cuddle Raft ~ by Cara Lionheart & Jaxx Doulton

Links — > Cart Sale, Mishmash Fusion, =EC Designs=, Dirty Little Secret Hunt