Who Am I to Disagree?

Who Am I to Disagree?

As we near All Hallow’s Eve, the spook and eerie atmosphere around us seems to slowly grow darker and more sinister. Neighbors put out decorations that seem to watch us in the night when we return home in the dark, superstitions may seem to hold more truth than we would normally give credit, and some people don an alter ego they’ve been planning on all year.

Who Am I to Disagree?

Unlike real life, SecondLife allows us the opportunity to be who we want any time of the year, moment to moment, avatar to avatar. We create the environment we want to live in as well. A popular roleplay in SecondLife involves vampires. In fact, there are many roleplay systems devoted to vampires and werewolves in SL. Many sims are home to clans that live in giant castles and house coffins to slumber in during the day, except in sl it can be night all the time. Dictatorshop has recently been releasing pieces that make up a set perfect for any gothic enthusiast who may have an interest in vampire animations as well. Read on for more on each piece featured in this post!

The Vespera collection encompasses a range of pieces that are perfect for the bedroom or other rooms within a castle or structure of your choice. My favorite piece has to be the Vespera Bondage Bed. The texturing of the bed, ironwork, and wood is beautiful and looks fantastic in both low and high graphic settings. For those who know what to look for, they will also find a lifestyle related symbol subtly worked into the iron on the canopy of the bed. Animation menus are loaded with great poses for you and a loved one or just a friend to snuggle. There are three versions of the bed which will determine the animations you’ll be getting; PG, Adult Vanilla, and Adult Kink. One part of the bed that took me a bit to figure out was how to access the bondage menus on the Adult Kink version. If you are looking for the very adult animations on this version that are in addition to vanilla, lesbian, and threesome menus, click the footboard of the bed and choose either MaleDom or FemDom to suit your needs. A two step stool rezzes on the side of the bed that you can sit on, or use the metal rings on the bedposts, then play to your heart’s content! Today is the last day to grab it while it is at the Black Fair before it goes full price in the mainstore and marketplace.

Who Am I to Disagree?

At Ultra until November 10th, you can find the Vespera Coffin Chair, which matches the Vespera Coffin Sofa that is also pictured here. Like the bed, both the chair and sofa come in three rating levels, PG, Adult Vanilla, and Adult Kink. Only the Coffin Chair Adult Kink version has animations specifically for those who want vampire poses for “feeding” or biting in a tasteful manner. Many of the animations match what you will find in  the bed an other Dictatorshop pieces. To change the texture on the chair and sofa, click the logo in the back to change leather colors and metals. Whether you are wanting dark or bright and fun, there is something to fit in any color scheme.

Who Am I to Disagree?

Some men and women feel they are royalty and deserve a throne to fit their status. If you run a clan, the Vespera Throne is perfect for you. Not only does this throne fit in with the rest of the Vespera line, but it also has additional vampire themed animations in the Adult Kink version. Like the other pieces, get this gem in three different version depending on your animation needs. If you look closely, like the bed, the throne features lifestyle related symbols embedded into the metal of the headboard. Find it at Cosmopolitan until the event ends and it moves to the mainstore!

Who Am I to Disagree?

The last piece I have pictured is the Vespera Dragon Armoire, currently being sold at the Red Light District. Unlike the other Vespera pieces, the Armoire is RLV cage that someone can sit in and be controlled by others who click to access the menu. Menus to change textures and security access are inside the Armoire. You can change the wood texture and make the doors transparent or solid. If you’re not interested in the animations, this piece still makes a lovely decorative piece to any boudoir.

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Beginning October 21st, a new event called Trick or Treat will be starting and I am part of the blog team covering it. Keep a look out for more soon with peeks at what you can find. Can’t wait? Check it out here.

Credits

~ My Look ~

Hair: #BESOM HAIR – A-List *Browns* ~ by Kattington Resident

Top: Vinyl – 3am Knotted Tee Pak FLF Here for the Candy ~ by Sukoshitosuto Resident @ FLF

Skirt: Vinyl – Daria Athletic Skirt Pak FLF SKULLS ~ by Sukoshitosuto Resident @ FLF

Tail: Aurascape – Vixen Tail Version 2.0 ~ by Vixten Resident

~ Furniture and Decor ~

Bed: Dictatorshop – [Ds] Vespera Bondage Bed – ADULT KINK ~ by Dictatorshop Resident @ Black Fair October 2018

Couch: Dictatorshop – [Ds] Vespera Coffin Sofa Adult Kink ~ by Dictatorshop Resident @

Chair: Dictatorshop – [Ds] Vespera Coffin Chair – Adult Kink Vampire 3some ~ by Dictatorshop @ Ultra October 2018

Throne: Dictatorshop – [Ds] Vespera Throne – Adult Kink/Vampire ~ by Dictatorshop Resident @ Cosmopolitan October 2018

Wardrobe: Dictatorshop – [Ds] Vespera Dragon Armoire ~ by Dictatorshop Resident @ Red Light District RLD

Table: {what next} – Charlotte Coffee Table – Mesh ~ by Winter Thorn

Mugs: {what next} – Fall Woodland Drinks (boxed) ~ by Winter Thorn @ FLF

Laptop/Books: .peaches. – Tap That App – Laptop and Books ~ by Imaginerabbits Resident

Mirror: Kalopsia – 7 Years Bad Luck Mirror ~ by Shawneese Offcourse @ Collabor88

Frame: Candle and Cauldron – {C&C} Wolf Moon Frame ~ by Fenni Crispien

Links —> Dictatorshop, Black Fair, FLF, Ultra, Red Light District RLD, Collabor88, Cosmopolitan

I’d Howl at Your Beauty Like a Dog in Heat

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Lately life has taken me on some twists and turns, some good and some quite painful. Opportunities presented themselves. I took the plunge. Did I land on my feet? Yes. And no.

I could spin a tale about finding love…then losing it. I could write about the heartache and sadness, the pain and emptiness. But you’ve felt it, feel it, know the taste of it in your mouth and the hollowness in your chest where a strange ache never truly dies.

Gradually the pain fades when you’re not paying attention; you hardly notice because you’re so busy trying to distract yourself from the pain. How long has it been since you could breathe freely? When did your smile stop feeling forced? Brief moments of reprieve are then cut short when you remember the pain; it all comes flooding back again. Did it hurt this bad the first time? Is it maybe a little less? How do you know when you’ve healed?

I’ve been reflecting on some of the people that have come into my life recently, how I’ve spent my time with them, my words, my actions and what they’ve said and done. Recent pain has forced me to take a step back to look at what paths lay before me. Should I take the path over here that most would object to? Or do I take the route more often traveled? Do I dare tread on the one my heart is drawn to? Mistakes and lessons lie behind me but I stand at a crossroads again, not ready to make a choice just yet. Not ready to take another step until my feet are planted more firmly on the ground.

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For now I work on grounding myself again, building the foundation of my soul until it can withstand any storm. One day I will be myself again. In time I’ll forget the sting. Someday I’ll smile, blow a kiss, and be on my way, flowing like water onto the next path of my journey.


I know it’s been awhile since I’ve posted. Life tends to take hold just as I get my groove back. Today I am sharing a piece from February that Dictatorshop released that I was in love with from first glance. I honestly think every woman ought to have a tantra chair in her home. The curving slope is so sensual and elegant and to me it just seems perfect for lounging. Many of the single sits are perfect for staging a surprise for your significant other too. Plenty of cuddles are included for relaxing snuggles. With plenty of adult options, you’ll not be wanting for anything except to relax after a pleasant evening of funtimes.

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Other things to note about the Tantra Chair are that you can change the textures via the Dictatorshop logo on the back. You are also able to control access to the menu via the logo as well. Go check out the demo at the inworld store and see why you need to add this piece to your collection. 🙂

The outfit I am wearing is from a gacha from Mishmash Fusion that was created for the Twisted Hunt event in March. I have not checked to see if it is still available to play in the shop but you may be able to find someone in the Twisted Hunt chat who might trade items with you.

Finally, I will be posting again soon, I promise. The Cart Sale begins tonight at midnight and runs through May 16th. Keep your eyes peeled for more coming soon!

Credits

~ My Look ~

Hair: Truth – TRUTH VIP February – Carla ~ by Truth Hawks

Ribbon Dress: Mishmash Fusion – ~*MF*~ Body Water – Maitreya – 11 First Plague RARE ~ Mystical Edenflower @ Twisted Hunt Spring 2018

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

~ His Look ~

Avatar: JOMO – Male Werewolf V3.0(Bento) D ~ by xiaoduo Abbot

Boxers: LUPmaniac – JOMO Male Werewolf Underwears ~ by LUPmaniac Resident

Scars: Frisky – JOMO Male Werewolf Battle Scars ~ by TamFoxxy Resident

Glasses: CHI – smart glasses – (Furry fitted) ~ by Zackalack Resident

~ Furniture ~

Chair: Dictatorshop – [Ds] Valentine Tantra Chair Adult – v1.1 PKG

Table: –ANHELO- – Fairy tea time (table) ~ by fk0724 Resdient

Rug: {what next} – Natural Rug Collection ~ by Winter Thorn

Curtain: Maxi Gossamer – MG – H&G – Silk Pool Curtains ~ by Maxi Gossamer

Links — >Dictatorshop, Mishmash Fusion, Twisted Hunt

Just Start Loving Me

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It’s been over a week since Valentine’s day. But there’s still plenty of fluff and hearts floating around the grid you wouldn’t think the day of love had passed. If you’re looking for some new furniture that has a romantic touch, there’s a few pieces from Dictatorshop that are purrfect year-round. Have a looksy at some of my new bedroom additions. You’re sure to find something you can’t live without.

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For the centerpiece of your or your loved one’s bedroom, Dictatorshop has a romantic bed at Cosmopolitan at 20% off full price through February 24th. This bed only comes in the Adult version but there are plenty of PG animations to use if that’s not your style. The stool that came in this February’s Bound Box matches the main texture of the bed. Edit: The stool’s textures can be changed between a variety of love and floral themed textures and the bed has some nice soft colors to choose from that have a spring feel. It is an adult bed, but there’s menus for singles, couples cuddles and kisses, and massage as well.

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On sale at the mainstore is a fabulous addition to the Chesterfield set, the Chesterfield Ladies’ Chaise. This piece is perfect for lounging in your bedroom with a book, relaxing, or snuggling up with your fella. My favorite part of this set is that there are bento animations that are just so adorable and too perfect for words. If you love being cute and flirty or love taking photos with your love, there are lots of nice poses to choose from. Like the other pieces in the set, you can change the texture of the leather and metals through the hud in the back.

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Another gem that was inspired by all of the romantic ideas of Valentine’s day was the Lip Chairs and Thrones. Choose either the PG version of the sofa or the adult version with all of the throne options in the Dicatorshop line.  Both sets include the choice of either regular lips or a mustache lips sofa. Animations included are single sits, cuddles, and dances for the PG sofa.

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Whether you love Valentine’s day or just love romantic style furniture, there’s a lot to pick from this month at Dictatorshop that suits every hopeless romantic. On a special note, Dictatorshop is holding a short sale this weekend. Get 40% off giftcards through February 26th. Also be sure to fill out the survey here to let Dee know what you would love to see her make to add to your home!

Credits

~My Look ~

Hair: 5.Doe – Mary (solid) – Indecisive RARE ~ by Helyanwe Vindaloo

Top: .Atomic. – Devotion Sweater – V-Day Exclusive ~ by Ivy Graves

Pants: Blueberry – Sammy Jeans – Fatpack ~ by Blueberryxx Resident

Lingerie: Scandalize. – VDAY GIFT! ~ by Yanikka Resident

Shoes: Blueberry – Sammy Boots ~ by Blueberryxx Resident

My Body Details

~ Furniture ~

Bed: Dictatorshop – [Ds] Valentine Heart Bed M/F ADULT ~ by Dictatorshop Resident @ Cosmopolitan

Stool: Dictatorshop – [Ds] Boudoir Stool – Adult OMNI Version ~ by Dictatorshop Resident @ Bound Box

Chaise: Dictatorshop – [Ds] Chesterfield Ladies Chaise PG ~ by Dictatorshop Resident

Lips: Dictatorshop – [Ds] Lip Chair PG Version ~ by Dictatorshop Resident

Table: +Half-Deer+ Princess Heart Table [FATPACK] ~ by Halogen Magic

Side Tables: {what next} – Amelie Chest of Drawers ~ by Winter Thorn

Skybox: tarte. – primrose skybox ~ by Alixxbella Resident

~ Extras ~

Neon Signs: floorplan. – neon butt ~ by Tegan Serin ♦ [Kres] – Naughty Neon – Fuck Me ~ by KrescendoStore ♦ floorplan. – neon xoxo ~ by Tegan Serin

Circle Sign: Refuge – Valentine 2018 Love Frame ~ by Refugestore Resident @ Shop Your Heart Out

Rug: The Loft – Soft & Subtle [Arcade] – Flouncy Rug ~ by Colleen Desmoulins

Books: +Half-Deer+ – Book Clutter [Set of 3 Colors] ~ by Halogen Magic

Curtains: tarte. – gazebo curtains ~ by Alixxbella Resident

Shelves: +Half-Deer+ – Chroma Glass Shelves [FATPACK] ~ by Halogen Magic

Eiffel: Boudoir – Paper Silhouette Eiffel ~ by Precious Restless @ Shop Your Heart Out (gacha)

Candle: The Loft – Soft & Subtle [Arcade] – Tiered Candle ~ by Colleen Desmoulins

Make-up: FetchxVeechi – Makeup Clutter RARE ~ by Distorteddreams Resident

Room Clutter: +Half-Deer+ – Lingerie Clutter [Red Set] ~ by Halogen Magic ♦ +Half-Deer+ – Lazypuff Bunny – Fierce Foxy ~ by Halogen Magic ♦ +Half-Deer+ – Beep – Pandapuff ~ by Halogen Magic ♦ Aisling & Voluptas Virtuals – 16/.a. DIY Love Potion – Alchemy of Love – RARE ~ by Druunah Esharham ♦ +Half-Deer+ – Merkitty – Watcha Doin’ (Aqua) ~ by Halogen Magic ♦ +Half-Deer+ – First Class Kitty – Shopaholics – Snow RARE ~ by Halogen Magic

Links — > Dictatorshop, CosmopolitanBlueberry, Shop Your Heart Out, Bound Box

Some Kind of Madness is Swallowing Me Whole

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I apologize for my absence! A combination of real life and a bit of a down mood has kept me from posting this when I originally received the items that are featured today. Read on for what’s been floating through my mind.

We all know that there are many things that drive us crazy. Rude customers or co-workers at work. Too slow drivers or traffic on our daily commutes. Finding presents left by the dog or cat for the 100th time on the carpet. Even something simple as the sound some people make when eating can set a person’s teeth on edge. But there are very few things, in my opinion at least, that can drive us to true madness. One of those things… is love.

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For very few people, the search seems easy, almost like an arrow just pointing them in the right direction. But for most people, the search is rough, almost brutal at times. We look for signs to say, “Hey, turn here, open this door” or “Turn back now, wrong turn” to show us where we are supposed to be headed and with who. And if that wasn’t enough, our search can be for many different types of love. Even if we prefer to be alone, most of us seek companionship of some kind whether with family, friendship, a lover or a pet. The search for love, that special kind of love that comes from another person we want to spend the rest of our lives with…that love can bring us to a madness like no other.

I may be a bit of a hopeless romantic. I know it’s in everything I do, everything I say. As I’ve embarked on my quest for love, I’ve hit a few potholes, skinned my knees a few times, and leaped off a cliff without really being sure of what was at the bottom of the water. Love truly can be blind and that is usually what causes most of the hardship we end up experiencing when things go wrong. As Sigmund Freud said, “We are never so defenseless against suffering as when we love.” First love is always so innocent…nothing quite like it and the heartbreak we face when we realize the other person is not 100% perfect and not a good fit feels earth shattering for some.

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Well… Freud also said, “One day, in retrospect, the years of struggle will strike you as the most beautiful.” Although we lament all the hardship our hearts endure, they are strong and able to go through a lot of rough handling. It sucks, but eventually you get better at finding the right turns and all that hard work is worth it; the pain of the past lingers but not so strongly that you’re unable to find happiness again…

My main point? It’s a lot of what I’ve been talking about already. Don’t give up. Keep trudging along the rough paths, scraping your knees, and taking a tumble or two; just remember to pick yourself up and continue to move forward. Find your love whether that is a person, a cat or dog, or a group of friends who have your back. Don’t let madness swallow you.

Today I am sharing the Chesterfield Sofa, Chair and Stool. Both were at the Home Show 2017 but due to my mood and RL I was late to blog them. They are now at the mainstore and on Marketplace along with matching Bondage Benches. Personally, I love this set even more than the Contempo set that I have blogged about earlier this year. I think this is probably due to the detailing of the back cushions. Nonetheless, this set brings you all of your favorite smooth poses in the adult versions of each piece or the PG versions you can purchase if you don’t want the racy aspects.

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Animations included in these pieces are as usual, superbly smooth and plentiful. Both leather and metals can be changed via the logo on the back of each piece and you can change the security of the menus as well. Poses are easy to adjust and swap for all your naughty needs. Dictatorshop has once again created sophisticated and elegant furniture that anyone would be happy to have in their home.

Until next time lovelies! 🙂

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Credits

~ My Look ~

Hair: Doe – Brenda – Gingers ~ by Helyanwe Vindaloo

Pantsuit: ISON – baroque jumpsuit (purple) ~ by Harry Hyx

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

Rings: Kibitz – Summer love rings – maitreya – gold ~ by Kathya Szczepanski

Shoes: #EMPIRE – Pelargonium ~ by Queenshop Resident

My Body Details

~ Furniture & Decor ~

House: Scarlet Creative – Huntsman Manor ~ by Charlotte Bartlett

Sofa: Dictatorshop – [Ds] Chesterfield Adult Sofa [C/M/NT] ~ by Dictatorshop Resident

Chairs: Dicatorshop – [Ds] Chesterfield Adult Chair [C/M/NT] ~ by Dictatorshop Resident

Stool: Dictatorshop – [Ds] Chesterfield OMNI Bondage Stool [C/M/NT] ~ by Dictatorshop Resident

Rug: Wood Works Furniture – Sheffield Red/Gold Rug ~ by Landru Mccallen

Curtains: MG – H&G – Silk Pool Curtains ~ by Maxi Gossamer

Bookcases: {what next} – Amelie Bookcase ~ by Winter Thorn (I modded color)

Books: SAYO – Stationed in Soho Gacha – Book Set – COMMON ~ by Kaysha Piers

End Tables: {what next} – Amelie Tables – Set of 3 ~ by Winter Thorn (I modded color)

Knick Knack: pr!tty – .tree {starfield projector} ~ by Karla Marama

Lamp: erratic – 07.erratic / lsm – table lamp – beige ~ by Erratic Rain

Lantern: Anachron – Andon Lantern – Seimei Kikyou ~ by Nix Marabana

Cat: +Half-Deer+ – Cozy Cat (if I fits, I sits) – Black Patch ~ by Halogen Magic

Tapestry: Rowanwood – {RW} Maghnus Collection Wall Hanging ~ by Searlait Nitschke

Stove: {what next} – Hanne Woodburning Stove Set – Iron ~ by Winter Thorn

Logs: {what next} – Pallet Log Box (VIP Group Gift) ~ by Winter Thorn

Desk: .aisling. – Bric-a-Brac Desk -Desk- ~ by Druunah Esharham

Desk Light: tarte. – desk light ~ by Alixxbella Resident

Chair: Trompe Loeil – Voliere Chair Copper + Bird ~ by Cory Edo

Links — > Dictatorshop

I’m Hungry… I Hope You’ll Feed Me

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For those of us in the Northern Hemisphere, we are finally seeing warmer temperatures and a bit of sun here and there (well at least some of us). With the warmer weather, moods are improving and getting a little more flirty. I know I am ready for some summer fun. But before that I decided I needed to update some of my furniture for when I have guests. Before reading further, please note, while there is no nudity, adult furniture is pictured below.

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Made to Love: FLF, Add Some Red Hunt, and Valentine Treats

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Valentine’s Day is less than a week away and I’ve been drowning in goodies so sweet you could eat them. Today I’m sharing clothing from Mishmash Fusion, =EC Designs=’s Kiss My Store hunt item, gifties from the third Add Some Red Hunt, and a couple Fifty Linden Friday deals. Details for the Add Some Red Hunt 3 are below.

Mishmash Fusion has released for February a selection of outfits inspired by the sweetheart candies popularized by Valentine’s Day. I’m currently wearing the Romantic versions of the knotted t-shirt and jean combo but there’s also Dirty and Anti-Valentine’s flavored ones as well. Guys are in luck because Mystical made Mens’ Romantic and Anti-Valentine’s t-shirt sets too! Buy each color version you like or the fatpacks. I simply adore how these tops look especially when paired with Mishmash Fusion’s Love in Itself Heels for Slink High Feet. The heels have hearts on the back and front, lending a touch of playfulness to any outfit. My nails are painted in one of American Hunni’s omega nail appliers for the Add Some Red Hunt 3. The hud has a lot of pretty polishs to make your nails sparkle. If you are unfamiliar with omega appliers, check out this website for more details.

My house is decorated with lots of goodies from several events going on this month. =EC Designs= is part of the Kiss My Store hunt and are offering up the lovely sofa I’m sitting on with my sister. It has single poses and several couple poses that would be cute for cuddles and pictures. So go find those lips to find the prize!

For the third Add Some Red Hunt, {Sickly SWEET} created a cute privacy screen with knick knacks and a lamp to put in an empty corner or to divide a room. Chiana Oh made this adorable ladybug pouffe seat that is perfect for a kids playroom or just a fun conversation piece in your home. I also discovered this cute bunny tip jar from Tipsters that I shrunk down to fit on my side table. Decor or tip jar, up to you.

For Fifty Linden Friday, I could not pass up on the Spilled Candy Hearts or the Lighted Pathway from +Half-Deer+. Piles of the sweetheart candies make for perfect kitchen decor and the lighted pathway works for a path or wall decor. {what next} released an adorable low prim bookcase and set of tables. I have been looking for a bookcase like this for awhile so this was a steal.

I will be posting again with more goodies to find in the Add Some Red Hunt 3 later. Don’t forget the Suck it, Cupid! Hunt event is February 13 and I blogged two hunt gift previews here. Happy Tuesday and happy hunting!

Event Details

Name: The Add Some Red Hunt 3

Duration: February 1-29

Website ~ Hunt & Hint Page

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Credits

~~~My Outfit~~~

Hair: Magika – Thread – Midnight Madness

Top/Jeans: Mishmash Fusion – Valentine’s Knotted Tee and Jeans Fatpack ~ (Mystical Edenflower)

Nails: American Hunni – [TASRH] AH Candy Apple  Omega Nail App ~ (HunniDaniels Resident) @TASRH3

Shoes: Mishmash Fusion – Love In Itself Heels Slink High- Black ~ (Mystical Edenflower)

~~~Furniture, Decor, & Pose~~~

Screen: {Sickly SWEET} – Allison Screen ~ (Eve Rhosar) @TASRH3

Sofa: =EC Designs= – Kiss Me Sofa ~ (Cara Lionheart & Jaxx Doulton) @Kiss My Store Hunt

Side Table: {what next} – Amelie Side Table ~ (Winter Thorn) @FLF

Bunnies: Tipsters – Playboy Bunny Tip Jar ~ (Nessie Naidoo) @TASRH3

Candies: +Half-Deer+ – Spilled Candy Hearts [box] ~ (Halogen Magic) @FLF

Lit Hearts: +Half-Deer+ – Lighted Pathway – Heart [box] ~ (Halogen Magic) @FLF

Poof Seat: by Chiana Oh – Ladybug Pouffe [TASRH3 Prize] ~ (Chiana0 Resident) @TASRH3

Bookcase: {what next} – Amelie Bookcase ~ (Winter Thorn) @FLF

Balloons: {what next} – Sweetheart Balloons Decor ~ (Winter Thorn)

House: Scarlet Creative – Anya House ~ (Charlotte Bartlett)

Pose: !bang poses – Sassy ~ (Luna Jubilee)

Suck it, Cupid! You’re a Heartbreaker

February is here and Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. Many romantic and V-Day inspired events and hunts will be going on. But what about events for those who don’t like this day of love and mushiness? If you’re one of these people, have no fear, Xtreme Designs is putting on an anti-valentines event called Suck it, Cupid! On February 13, there will be a day-long hunt with contributions from several designers and a party that starts at 6pm slt. Two of the designers have given me a sneak peek at their gifts for the hunt so I’m sharing pictures with you all.

Mishmash Fusion will be offering up this adorable top and jean set for ladies that reminds me of Grease with the midrif showing. It’s fun and casual with one sleeve slipping off the shoulder and a knot tied on one side. Emblazoned with the text “Suck it, Cupid!” on the front, you’ll be feeling perfectly rebellious. Men also get a gift as pictured here with the matching text on the shirt. Whether you’re single, partnered, or anything else, these outfits are just too cute to pass up.

Also for the Suck it, Cupid! Hunt, =EC Designs= has created a sassy lip sofa that is simply fabulous. It has both female and male single poses as well as a couple pose. I can easily see this sofa in a single lady’s home for exchanging witty remarks with guests.

Lastly, though it is not a gift for this hunt, the knit pillow on the floor is something I got recently that has a few different gender neutral poses. It’s from Raven’s Rookery which has an assortment of useful home items. Place a couple of these pillows in the yard for watching stars, relaxing in a hidden corner of your home, or for meditation circles.

That’s all for now but I will be posting again for Fi’s Hunts with this month’s Add Some Red Hunt and other Valentine’s Day inspired goodies I discover. Happy February. 🙂 ❤

Event Details

Name: The Suck it, Cupid Event!

When: February 13, 2016 (Party from 6-10pm slt)

Where: Xtreme Designs

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Credits

Women’s Top/Pants: Mishmash Fusion – SUCK IT CUPID – Ladies Gift ~ (Mystical Edenflower) @Suck it, Cupid! Event

Men’s Top/Pants: Mishmash Fusion –  SUCK IT CUPID- Mens gift ~ (Mystical Edenflower) @Suck it, Cupid! Event

Sofa: =EC Designs= – Kiss My Ass Sofa ~ (Cara Lionheart & Jaxx Doulton) @Suck it, Cupid! Event

Pillow: Raven’s Rookery – Tan Knit Pillow (Multi-pose) ~ (Whitemoonraven Resident)

Accessories & Other

Hair: Magika – [01] Lessons ~ (Sabina Gully)

Shoes: *An@rchy Ink* – Stud Crosses SLink High Heels [black] ~ (Anarchy Charisma)

Necklace: Meli Imako – MI Mesh Valentine’s Day Opening Closing Locket ~ (Meli Imako)

Body: Maitreya – Maitreya Mesh Body – Lara ~ (Onyx LaShelle)

Hands: Slink – AvEnhance Hands Female – Casual ~ (Siddean Munro)

Feet: Slink – AvEnhance Feet Female High ~ (Siddean Munro)

Dog: O.M.E.N – French Bulldog ~ (Damascusvera Resident)

Mannequin: {what next} – Paperdoll Mannequin *store gift* ~ (Winter Thorn)

Screen: {what next} – Vintage Screen ~ Group Gift ~ (Winter Thorn)

Lights: {what next} – Amalfi String Lights ~ (Winter Thorn)

House: Scarlet Creative – Anya House ~ (Charlotte Bartlett) @Collabor88

Upon the Highest Bough

 

Upon the Highest Bough

Have yourself a merry little Christmas
Make the Yuletide gay
From now on
Our troubles will be miles away, ooh

Here we are as in olden days
Happy golden days of yore
Faithful friends who are dear to us
Gather near to us once more

Through the years
We all will be together
If the Fates allow
Hang a shining star
Upon the highest bough

So many events! So little time.

I’ve recently stopped by a few places like Arcade and The Tannenbaum Holiday Market for winter and Christmas themed decor and other goodies

If you haven’t heard, Pixicat has a new Fifty Linden Friday sweater up for grabs. Winter cozy and a touch holiday themed, this sweater comes with a texture change Hud for a few color options. All standard mesh sizes are included with some of the most popular mesh body fitted versions as well. You’ll be looking fashionable at the Ugly Sweater parties with this cozy design.

Typically I steer clear of shoes that aren’t fitted for Slink or Maitreya feet, but these boots from The Sugar Garden were to die for. There’s plenty of color choices for both the base and laces but these do not come with a texture change Hud. I left The Tannenbaum Holiday Market with a pair in white and the mocha ones seen here. While you’re there, try some of the gachas for cute baubles to put on your Christmas tree or just as fun knick knacks.

Also check out Collabor88 for some fantastic winter decor and clothing. The woodstove and a lot of the associated decor are from {what next} which really suited my living room. Warm up your hands and set the kettle on the stove for hot cocoa. Don’t forget to hang your stockings for Santa to fill!

The Arcade also has fun winter and holiday items along with the Season of Giving gifts from participating merchants. Right now I’m wearing one of Spellbound’s gacha hairs that comes in two hat versions (Blizzard or Chilly), and varying hair colors. Both hairs will keep your head warm and looking cute with the attached hat.

Remember to stay warm this season!

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Credits

Hair: +Spellbound+ – Blizzard – Chapter I – Earth // DARKS ~ (Kohana Xue) @Arcade

Sweater: Pixicat – Cozy.Sweater – Christmas (FLF) ~ (areve Resident) for Fifty Linden Fridays

Pants: .miss chelsea. – Nina Zip Leggings Red ~ (Coral Lacey/Davidefre Resident)

Boots: .tsg. – Oxford Boots – Mocha ~ (Eilfie Sugarplum) @ The Tannenbaum Holiday Market

Body: Maitreya – Maitreya Mesh Body – Lara ~ (Onyx LeShelle)

Hands: Slink – Slink AvEnhance Hands Female – Casual ~ (Siddean Munro)

Tree: Botanical – Green Douglas Fir Christmas Tree (Tannenbaum) ~ (Kriss Lehmann) @ The Tannenbaum Holiday Market

Tree Star:  Sway’s – [Star] single . small/short ~ (Sway Dench) (old Arcade gift)

Tree Ribbon, Tree Skirt, White & Black Glitter Bulbs, White & Black Drop Ornaments: The Loft – Monochrome Christmas Gacha – (Nardya Rousselot) @ The Tannenbaum Holiday Market

Catmas Toys/Birds/Hedgehog/etc. Ornaments: Schadenfreude – Catmas Gacha ~ (Allegory Malaprop) @ The Tannenbaum Holiday Market

Wood Carved Ornaments: Jian – Holiday Critter Baubles Gacha ~ (Kalia Firelyte/Ashur Constantine/distorteddreams Resident) @ The Tannenbaum Holiday Market

Various Critter Ornaments: MishMish – In a Box Gacha ~ (Aime Takaaki) @ The Tannenbaum Holiday Market

Letter S Ornament: [Commoner] – Monogrammed Wood Slice Gacha~ (Emery Milneaux) @ The Tannenbaum Holiday Market

Bird Ornament: ~silentsparrow~ – Felt Bird Ornaments Gacha – Partridge – Merry ~ (hyasynth Tiramisu) @ The Tannenbaum Holiday Market

Mouse Under Tree: Schadenfreude – Deer Mice Gacha – Rudy Deer Mouse ~ (Allegory Malaprop) @Arcade

Cat in Box Under Tree: +Half-Deer+ – Cozy Cat [Black Patch] ~ (Halogen Magic)

Deer Ornament: Alouette – Christmas Deer Ornament (The Arcade 2014 Gift) ~ (Scarlet Chandrayaan)

Bow Ornament: [ zerkalo ] – Christmas Ornament – Arcade Christmas Gift 2015 ~ (danielestro) @Arcade

Other colored Bulbs: Pixel Mode – Colored Ornaments ~ (Tya Fallingbridge) (past Arcade gift)

Woodstove, fireplace & floor surround, log pile, fireplace tools, kettle: {what next} – Hanne Woodburning Stove Set – Iron ~ (Winter Thorn) @ Collabor88

Winter prints, stockings, lanterns: {what next} – Nordic Winter Decor Set – Red ~ (Winter Thorn) @ Collabor88

Ballerina Fox & Unicorn: Pixicat– Ballerina Gacha ~ (areve Resident) @Arcade

Potion Bottles: .Arcadia. – .A. Gothmas in a Jar Gacha [Sharpened Tinsel & Broken Ornaments] ~ (Lokii Violet)

Table: Aria & The Loft – Ambrose Table Cherry ~ (Colleen Desmoulins)

Eggnog Tray and Cookie Box: {what next} – Holiday Eggnog Latte & Cookies ~ (Winter Thorn) for Fifty Linden Fridays

Pose: !bang – stands 585-589 ~ (Luna Jubilee) @ W<3RP

Baby It’s Cold Outside? More Goodies from Fi’s Hunts

Help me! I’m drowning in gifts! I can’t believe how many wonderful creations Fi’s Hunts’ Warm Socks Hunt 2 & Gacha Event has in store for everyone. The hunt is still going on from now to November 30th (Links below). With so many goodies, I can’t quite decide what to show you first this time. There’s shoes, stockings, sweater dresses, and cute furniture pieces to decorate for the cold seasons ahead. For this post, I will be putting the credits after each series of photos to avoid confusion since there’s so many items pictured.

With the temperature dropping, I’ve had to find new socks and stockings to keep my toes warm. Luckily, Sweet Tea Couture made a couple cute stockings along with cute garters that come with omega and slink appliers. The garters are resizeable to fit any avatar. Here I’ve paired it with a romper from Blueberry so you can see how high one set go, plus I just love this little romper for hanging about the house or a quick jaunt out with the kids. I’m also wearing a pair of ankle boots from Euphoria Couture’s WSH2 Gacha machine. For the other pair of socks, I wore a pair of Blueberry jeans, a sweater from Kita’s Sideshow, and the ultra rare Nordic Winds Boots from Euphoria Couture’s gacha. The gacha ankle boots are made for slink flat feet and I think I found my new kicking-it-around boots.

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Credits

Romper: Reignberry – Beaded Rompers – Midnight ~ Blueberry

Stockings & Garters: Hip to Be Square Thigh High ~ @WSH2 Sweet Tea

Ankle Boots (brown): EC – Nordic Wind Boots – Brown ~ @WSH2 Gacha Euphoria Couture

Sweater: {KS} Black Sweater – Meow ~ !Kita’s Sideshow!

Jeans: Luna – Rolled Cuff Jeans – Dark Blue ~ Blueberry

Socks: Buckhead Men Hats off to You Socks ~ @WSH2 Sweet Tea

Ankle Boots (pink): EC – Nordic Wind Boots – Pink Argyle (ULTRA RARE) ~ @WSH2 Gacha Euphoria Couture

While I was dressing, I happened upon the hunt gift from Euphoria Couture which my sl hubby seemed to like as he was more than happy to cuddle for a bit while I snapped a few pictures. The shirt is roomy (as if I’d stolen it from my husband’s closet) and comes with a pair of bootie socks to keep your toes warm. On my legs are the rain socks from TRASHED that come with Omega, Slink, and TMP appliers. I like these because the rain drops go all the way down the leg. TRASHED is also giving out the shark socks seen in the second picture which come in multiple sizes to fit anyone’s feet. The piece we’re cuddling on is a mudroom shelf with cuddles from Magnum Opus; with singles and couples poses, I can see this being useful outside in some tucked away corner of the yard.

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Credits

Shirt: EC – Lincoln – Boyfriend’s Shirt and Bootie Socks ~ @WSH2 Euphoria Couture

Thigh High Socks: <T> Rain Socks ~ @WSH2 TRASHED

Ankle Socks: <T> Shark Socks ~ @WSH2 TRASHED

Cuddle Shelf: [MO] Mudroom Shelf – RARE ~ @WSH2 Gacha Magnum Opus

Next I decided to try on a sweater and legging look with boots from Country Couture. The sweater fits nicely and the leggings come with many applier options including omega. No worries about needing mesh feet either; they’re resizeable and quite waterproof. I added a necklace and earrings set from Redrose Jewellry. The jewelry set are cute little socks that catch the light at just the right angle. Female and male versions are included. The fireplace in my living room from Love Everlasting Plantpets was so warm I didn’t even have to sit too close to it and it is perfect for a mountain lodge or getting ready for the winter holidays. Don’t forget to put your Hot Cocoa and cookies tipjar out for Santa. And if you get sleepy after a big dinner, An Lema’s Chaise lounge offers a relaxing spot to rest.

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Credits

Outfit: Country Couture Warm Winter ~ @WSH2 Country Couture

Jewelry: Socks Pendant & Earrings ~ @WSH2 Redrose Jewellry

Fireplace: Warm Socks Fireplace ~ @WSH2 Love Everlasting Plantpets

Tipjar: Warm Cocoa on a Cold Day Tip Jar ~ @WSH2 Tipsters

Chaise: “Warm Socks” Chaise Lounge ~ @WSH2 An Lema

For my next look I am wearing a sweater dress from WICKED that I absolutely adore. It has a nice fit, is elegant and chic, and warm! I was pleased again with WICKED’s hunt gift. The heels from Lindy Modern & Retro Shoes fit nicely once I resized them with the included script and gave my outfit a soft feminine touch. Some of the other shoes pictured on the steps are from Lindy Mondern’s gacha machine but are not mesh feet friendly if that is what you are looking for.

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Credits

Dress: WICKED * Elena – Vest (Geometric)~ @WSH2 WICKED

Shoes I’m wearing: Lindy NolaAB Natural (rssc) ~ @WSH2 Lindy Modern & Retro Shoes

Shoes On Step Closest to me: Lindy Daisy Tawny (c) ~ @WSH2 Lindy Modern & Retro Shoe

Other Shoes: Various Gachas ~ @WSH2 Gachas Lindy Modern & Retro

Well it looks like I found something to wear. Time to step outside! An Lema’s rug makes a great welcome mat and Love Everlasting’s gacha tree cozies make for an inviting front porch. If you’re the type of person who loves to decorate early, make sure to snag the hunt gift from Magnum Opus. This snowman is a whimsical addition to any yard. Due to a recent snow my house experienced, I opted for my new sweater from !Mutiny in Heaven, new knit leggings from .miss chelsea. I got at Uber, and ankle boots from REIGN. The sweater comes with two knotted sweaters that fit around your shoulders or waist. Even with some belly showing I was warm as could be. Okay, stepping out into the cold now. I’m ready to stay warm in the winter. 🙂

Have fun hunting!

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Rug: Curled Toes rug ~ @WSH2 An Lema

Tree Cozies: Various Gacha Trees ~ @WSH2 Gacha Love Everlasting Plantpets

Snowman: [MO]Snowman2015 ~ @WSH2 Magnum Opus

Sweater: !MiH Sweater ~ @WSH2 !Mutiny in Heaven

Leggings: .miss chelsea. Nina Zip Leggings Chocolate ~ @Uber .miss chelsea.

Shoes: Captive Booties – Black ~ REIGN

Tail: from PN Daria Neko Outfit ~ Psychotic Neko

Other Credits

Hair: *C* Marian – Reds ~ Calico

Body: Maitreya Mesh Body  – Lara ~ Maitreya

Hands: Slink AvEnhance Hands Female – Elegant 1 ~ Slink

House: Scarlet Creative Mountain Lodge Boxed Mod and Transfer RARE ~ Scarlet Creative (past gacha)

Dining Room & Entryway Furniture: {what next} Laurel Cottage Dining & Breakfast Room (boxed) ~ {what next}

EVENT DETAILS

Duration: November 5-30

Gridwide and free (except the gachas so bring spare change!)

Fi’s Hunt Site ~ Start Point ~ Service Station

Wake Me Up…When September Ends…

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Mid-October, and I’m already wishing time would slow down so I can enjoy my favorite season longer. Which is why Green Day is on my iPod replay. Nothing suits nostalgia and reflection quite like their song “Wake Me Up When September Ends.” If you’re looking for something to do this season, I’m bringing you more peeks into the hunt gifts laid out for the Autumn Love Hunt today. I just can’t help getting excited about these cute gifts! From flirty dresses and sexy heels to a relaxing lounge with a lakeside view. This hunt has it all.

First, a quick shoutout to antonialyons for nominating my blog for a Liebster Award. Thank you so much! 🙂 I didn’t even  know what it was at first but I am very grateful for the bloggy love! Check out her blog here. Now on to the gifts!

If you’re like me, you like a nice view outside your window when you’re lounging about the house. SANNAs Mainshop created a beautiful full perm texture and script plus demo builds of a beautiful animated lake view. To enjoy the view? I relaxed on a chaise lounge by HJM Designs. Perfect for enjoying a book and cup of coffee, this chaise is also good for cozy cuddles. Need more lounge room? Try the daybed by Twilight Designs. It’s comfy and the couch even pulls out into a bed. If you’re looking to sit outside to enjoy the crisp autumn air, An Lema designed a quaint porch set that comes with a nice side table and mirror encircled with a wreathe to add a soft touch to any home.

I could not decide on what outfit I liked most for this post. Each outfit is fun in its own way. The first dress is a flirty little number by GET FROCKED and I paired it with the Zeva Red heels by Lindy Mainshop. I also painted my nails with [Rad Designz] Fall nails for Slink and Belleza. I love the color options of these nails and the detail is stunning. The second dress I tried on is by Mishmash Fusion and I will admit I am a purple addict. This dress is darling and comes with matching flats that make me want to skip through leaves!

Tube top, short skirt, and high heel boots, **Cheeky Parrot Boutique** has a cute outfit that is perfect for lunch with the girls while bustling about town. The last piece I wore is a plaid shirt by WICKED. It fits so nicely and looks great with jeans. Simple, yet sophisticated, this top gives a nice mood boost, especially if you’re exploring those creepy haunted houses this time of year. Yikes! But not to worry, =EC Designs= has two gachas for this hunt. One of these gachas gives you a cute batfriend to rez that follows you about. I’m a bit of a scaredy cat so I decided to get a few more batfriends to take with me!

Links to the start point, Fi’s Webpage, and all shops below. Take a look at the pictures and remember, the hunt ends October 31st. Happy hunting! 🙂

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Furniture/Decor

Lake View: Sanna Autumn Lake SET Hunt Gift ~ ALH SANNAs Shop

Chaise: Autumn Chaise Lounge ~ ALH HJM Designs

Daybed: Autumnal Daybed/Trundle ~ ALH Twilight Designs

Porch Chair Set: Grandma’s Autumn Porch Chair ~ ALH An Lema

Bats: Batfriends (Angel, Vampyra, Violent) Gacha ~ ALH =EC Designs=

Lights: {what next} Amalfi String Lights – February ~ {what next}

Outfits

Dress 1: Autumn Love Dress ~ ALH GET FROCKED

Heels: Lindy Zeva Red ~ ALH Lindy Mainshop

Dress 2: Asthenia Sundown Date ~ ALH Mishmash Fusion

Top/Skirt/Bootheels: Autumn Love Hunt Skirt Set ~ ALH **Cheeky Parrot Boutique**

Blouse: Sally Blouse ~ ALH WICKED

Jeans: Maitreya Mesh Zipper Skinny Jeans ~ Maitreya (group gift color)

Accessories

Nails: Fall ~ ALH [:Rad Designz:]

Short Hair: 01 Darkness Falls ~ Magika

Long Hair: SweetDreams // Fatpack RARE (gacha item) ~ +Spellbound+

Body: Maitreya Mesh Body – Lara ~ Maitreya

Hands: Slink AvEnhance Hands Female – Elegant 1 ~ Slink

Feets: Slink AvEnhance Feet Female High, Slink AvEnhance Feet Female Flat ~ Slink

Other Links: Fi’s Hunt Website ~ ALH Start Point