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Nov 23, 2014

It’s A Marshmallow World in the Winter


The darling Miss Isabelli Anatine kindly lent her sim to me today so that I could take a snowy photograph of a few great new items that can be found at TLC this round.  Her sim Demented Love is a winter paradise currently, filled with frosty wonders that will delight you!

I am loving all the winter home and garden items that are quickly making their way around the grid. What Next has created a fantastically detailed winter picnic set that is perfect for any snowy scene.  I love the thermoses and mugs for hot cocoa!

One of my favorite items released at TLC this month is the lighted trees from Pixel Mode.  I am really excited to use these around The Pixel Bean Coffeehouse when I finally get around to changing the seasons! They are so sparkly and beautiful!

Yay for snow…and sparkles…and hot cocoa!


Picnic Table/Decor: What Next | Winter Thorn & FrankLee Anatra (available at November/December’s TLC)

Lighted Trees: Pixel Mode | Tya Fallingbridge (available at November/December’s TLC)

Marshmallow Print: Brixley | Isabelle Requiem (available at November/December’s TLC)

Pillows: Kalopsia | Isabeau Baragula 

Location: Demented Love

Nov 20, 2014

A Wonderland of Snow


Snow snow snow! The bug has totally hit me. I went from anti-snow & holiday scrooge, to wanting snow on everything, and holiday jingles playing around every corner.

You know who else has the winter bug? The Liaison Collaborative this round! Their winter theme can’t be beat, and you must scurry on over to check out what they have in store! I am showing off three items from this round! First off, are my adorable rosy winter cheeks from Wicked Peach. They are the perfect touch for photographs in the chilly temps! Second, is my stylish infinity scarf from Izzie’s. Izzie Button has made this scarf in four different patterns you can purchase. Each pattern comes with a HUD to change colors/patterns! It’s a great and valuable find as you can match the scarf with so many things this winter. I am wearing the plain scarf. Lastly, from the event is my pose from Everglow. I’d like to make note that my arms are hidden in this post because of my cape, but the pose set is adorable and features lots of different useful poses. You can see a pose key here on Seraphim’s website, as well as many of the other great items at this round.

I really get excited when a designer has a mainstore release. With so many wonderful events taking place, we don’t often see a lot of mainstore releases anymore. ISON has put a new item in their mainstore location .  This beautiful winter cape comes in seven beautiful hues. The alpha layer hides your arms to make it look as if your hands are in your pockets. Genius right? I think this is my favorite item that Mr. Harry Hyx has released yet.

So hurry along now. You have all sorts of places to stop at today to gather up your winter apparel!


Skin: Belleza | Shyla Diggs – Grace

Rosy Face Tattoo: Wicked Peach | Autumn Amaranth – Rosy Cheeks (available at November/December’s TLC)

Eyes: Buzzeri | Eleri Catlyn – Celestial Eyes

Glasses: Mon Tissu | Elie Spot – Four Corner Readers

Hair: Truth | Truth Hawks – Bobbie

Earrings: Yummy | Polyester Partridge – Statement Earrings

Winter Cape: ISON | Harry Hyx 

Scarf: Izzie’s | Izzie Button – Infinity Scarf (available at November/December’s TLC)

Boots: SLink | Siddean Munro – Tall Leather Thigh Boots

Pose (arms are hidden in this pose): Everglow | Fanny Willis (available at November/December’s TLC)

Location: The Pines at Jacob’s Pond

Nov 15, 2014

Dreaming of Snowflakes


So I will be the first to admit that over the past many weeks I have been a holiday Scrooge. I see people putting up Christmas lights way too early, I hear seasonal jingles hitting the radio stations, and I find myself angry.  It’s too soon! It’s way too soon! At least that is what I keep telling people.

The other evening though I was sitting here at my computer, and I glanced out my window to see pretty little snowflakes dancing through the wind. They were whimsical and beautiful, and when I took a moment to watch them play in the chilly breeze, it made me realize that maybe I’m just being grumpy for no reason.  My grouchy stance is starting to soften, and I think the holiday spirit is slowly creeping into my veins.

Watch out. Because once that holiday spirit bug hits me. There’s no turning back.

I took some time to explore The Pines at Jacob’s Pond yesterday upon the recommendation from my plurk friend & fellow blogger  Aubrey Topaz . I am so glad she recommended this sim to me! It was so beautiful, and just continued to increase my holiday spirit! Lots of little places to explore here, and every inch is so scenic!

Coldlogic has been churning out all sorts of wonderful winter items lately. They released a great line of coats a couple of weeks ago, and just recently they put out a handful of sweaters & scarves! The entire collection is worth owning, but the Wayne sweater and scarf are most definitely my favorite! You can find these great items at their mainstore location.

Now hurry along now. Go off and play in all the pretty SL snow in your new winter apparel!


Skin: Glam Affair | Aida Ewing – Lauren (available at November’s Collabor88)

Hair: Wasabi Pills | MissAllSunday Lemon (available at the Xiasumi School Festival)

Eyes: Buzzeri | Eleri Catlyn – Celestial Eyes

Sweater/Scarf: Coldlogic | Damien Fate & Janie Marlowe & Zyrra Falcone - Wayne Sweater/Scarf

Leggings: Coldlogic | Damien Fate & Janie Marlowe & Zyrra Falcone - Engel Leggings

Pose: Marukin | Valencia Southard  (available at November’s Collabor88)

Location: The Pines at Jacob’s Pond

Nov 9, 2014

Oracle & Alchemy


Once again, I’m finding that I really enjoy from time to time doing blog posts with my Second Life friends. It’s always fun to see what personal style they bring to a post, and it makes the photo shoot a lot more fun when you have someone to chat with during it!   Today I snagged my friend Jishin Bailey, and told her to throw some stuff on from the newest round of Collabor88. I love that she picked the new ISON ensemble that Harry Hyx created for this round.  It’s one of my favorite pieces from this month. I especially love the laces running up the sides of the sexy pants.

I also am showing off some great finds from this round.  My hair is a new to me store called Little Bones. This is the first time I’ve worn their hair, and I really found this style to be quite cute! The color hue choices are great, and you can even change the little third eye headband that it comes with! I paired it with the awesome new dress from Pixicat. This dress comes with a full coverage option for the top, and also this cute cropped top.

I have to admit that without my pen to my drawing tablet I feel utterly useless with my photo taking/editing. My adorable chihuahua had a not so adorable moment and ran off with it somewhere, and I can’t seem to find it! I’m trying to use my mouse to edit my photos, and it’s hard to go back to that once you’ve used a digital pen for so long!

I hope you all had a wonderful weekend! Sneak on over to Collabor88 and grab yourself some new goodies!


On Jishin:

Skin: Izzie’s | Izzie Button – Fuyu skin

Hair: Magika | Sabina Gully – Dreamy

Top: ISON | Harry Hyx – Bandage Top (available at November’s Collabor88)

Pants: ISON Harry Hyx – Side Lace Pants (available at November’s Collabor88)

Shoes: The Boutique  - L’Boutons – Platform peeptoe

On Harlow:

Skin: Glam Affair | Aida Ewing – Lauren (available at November’s Collabor88)

Hair: Little Bones | Nova Faerye (available at November’s Collabor88)

Eyes: Buzzeri | Eleri Catlyn – Celestial Eyes

Top: Pixicat | Areve – Alchemy Top (available at November’s Collabor88)

Skirt: Pixicat | Areve – Pleated Skirt (available at November’s Collabor88)

Shoes: | Darling Monday – Brienne Flats


Pose: !Bang | Trieste Minuet

Location: The Pixel Bean Coffeehouse

Nov 6, 2014

Porch Talk


I fell in love with the new Honey Collection of poses from oOo Studio, and wanted to show you all one from the series. You can see the entire series in a few photographs on Olaenka Chesnokov’s flickr page. Her poses are always so fantastic, and her photographer for her poses Trinetty Skytower, always does such a beautiful job capturing each pose and bringing them to life. You can stop by oOo Studios to pick up your copy today.

This round of FaMESHed has been one of my favorite rounds they’ve done. They have such a great variety of home and garden items, and fashion items. I am showing off the beautiful new coat from Mutresse. This store blows me away. The HUD based fashion apparel makes it so handy to coordinate colors and patterns, and you feel like you are purchasing a fat pack of an item every time you buy from them. It’s always a great value, wonderful quality, and tons of variety. I really appreciate the hard work they put into their products. They also released a great pair of shoes that go nicely with the dress, but I chose to wore my SLink boots instead.

I must give a huge thank you to my handsome friend Jaime Harvy for chatting on the porch at The Pixel Bean Coffeehouse, and posing in this post with me! I’ve really been enjoying doing more collaboration posts, and featuring other avatars on the grid.  You can find the credits for everything we are both wearing below:


On Jaime:

Skin: Redgrave | Emilia Redgrave – Tyler

Hair: Redgrave | Emilia Redgrave – Jacob

Glasses: Bastard | Maxwell Graf – Smoovies

Suit: Fatewear | Damien Fate – Edward

Shoes: HOC Apparel | Guu Nishi – Formal dress shoes

On Harlow:

Skin: Belleza | Shyla Diggs – Grace

Hair: Truth | Truth Hawks – Demelza

Dress/Coat: Mutresse | Eeky Cioc – Nina Coat (available at FaMESHed for the month of November)

Shoes: SLink | Siddean Munro – Thigh high boots


Pose: oOo Studio | Olaenka Chesnokov  - Honey Collection

Location: The Pixel Bean Coffeehouse