Moving On Up

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… to a deluxe CEO Penthouse in the sky!  Thanks to Elements Log Homes you can too.  Just pop by their marketplace store and pickup one of their four free skyboxes.  This photo shoot was staged in the 84 prim CEO Penthouse.

The CEO Penthouse ambiance is great for a wide range of uses i.e. : evening weddings, cocktail parties, music venues, restaurants, and of course the odd photo shoot.

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Today’s blog post marks team All Spiffed Up’s first visit to NYNE.  NYNE features hair, clothing, accessories, gatchas, and appliers.  Best of all, their group is free to join and has a whopping 19 gifts, 18 of which are hair.

Our model Cassie is wearing the dress that was included it NYNE’s clothing gift box.  The shoulder dress is sized for several mesh bodies and also the standard fitmesh.  NYNE thoughtfully included the dress alpha for everyone using classic avatars.  So, if your looking for a new store to check out, definitely boost NYNE to the top of your weekend shopping list.

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The Solar Full Body tattoo is a marketplace find boxed with appliers for mesh bodies along with layers for classic avatars.

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A quick trip to LeLutka is guaranteed to put a smile on any hair lovers face.  The Oops hair is a free wearable color demo that can be found upstairs in the older hair section.  The style is nice, and the colors are wonderful.  Oops is perfect for all those casual encounters you’re bound to embark on this weekend.

Cassie’s skin, shape, eyes, and eyelashes can all be found in the Dulce Secrets 2017 Free Dove gift box.  This box is simply AWESOME!  Whether you’re new to Second Life, or simply need a fresh makeover this gift will fit the bill.  Thank you Dulce Secrets for your artistry and generosity.

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Fingernails are always a bit of a problem for classic avatars.  Before the introduction of mesh avatars several of our models parted with large wads of lindens is search of the perfect manicure.

Thanks to the marketplace store Vika Design our readers don’t have to follow in our linden bleeding footsteps. These flashy nails are not only free, but also copy/mod. Once you file away an original copy for safe keeping you’re free to recolor and re-texture to your hearts content.

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Finishing off today’s outfit are Blackburns Angel Heels Colorable.  The heels are for classic avatars, and come with a color HUD for the skin, toenails, and leather.

Cassie’s Style Card:

HAIR – LeLutka OOPS Hair wearable demo – color Harvard (0L)

SKIN – Skai Cashmere Bare
SHAPE – Azami Shape
EYES – Dashing Blue
EYELASHES – Mesh Eyelash
** Dulce Secrets2017 Free Dove Gift Box @ The Free Dove (group gift 0L/0L to join)

DRESS – NYNE Shoulder Dress – Mesh bodies & classic avatar (group gift 0L/0L to join)

FINGERNAILS – Vika Design Pink frosted black @ SL Marketplace (0L)

TATTOO – Aayla Arashi Solar Full Body Tattoo @ SL Marketplace (0L)

SHOES – Vlad Blackburn Blackburns Angel Heels Colorable @ SL Marketplace (0L)

SKYBOX – Elements Log Homes CEO Penthouse @ SL Marketplace (0L)

I’m So Scared

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I love Halloween in Second Life!  So many spooky sims, so many cool Hunts, so many awesome prizes, it makes me dizzy just thinking about it.  Imagine Scrat from Ice Age morphed into a freebie obsessed avatar, that is the kind of frenzied mindset this ghoulish bounty creates.

Hunts, oh how I love to hate them.  Who doesn’t love finding a hidden object? The operative word here is FINDING.  I can’t tell you how many times I’ve seen a “gotta have it or I’m gonna die” hunt item blogged, and found myself at the sim utterly frustrated finding every hidden object except the one I went there for. Such is the nature of hunting.

Have no fear dear readers both hunt items in this post are quite easy to find.  You’ll leave the hunting grounds lighthearted sporting a ghoulish grin.  So let’s take a closer look at what Iona is wearing.

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The Skyler Hoodie from Ollies Follies along with lots of other goodies can be found at the Timeless Textures Halloween Event. This event is definitely worth a flyby.

The Half’N’Half sweats can be found at the Etchaflesh Halloween Hunt. This is a storewide hunt using a fill card format. Simply pick up & wear the free hunt hud. Find the 12 hunt objects to fill the hud. Then toddle over to the prize kiosk in front of Etchaflesh and select your prize. You can go back once a day to repeat and redeem through October 31st.

Let’s not forget a closeup on Iona’s face.  She is wearing a sexy little beauty marked skin that shouldn’t be missed.

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Iona’s Style Card:

SKIN – !SOUL Milky Skin + Optional Apppliers – group gift (0L/0L to join)

SHIRT – Ollies Follies Skyler Hoodie – Halloween @ Timeless Textures (0L)

PANTS – Etchaflesh Halloween Hunt Half N Half Sweats – color hud + bow options (0L)

SHOES – Vlad Blackburns Pony Tread Heels – black + hue (0.302, 0.784,0.996)
@ SL Marketplace (0L)

Location:

Haunted Hallows Garden of Whimsy Expansion

 

 

Girls Just Wanna Have Lunch

…with their Chihuahuas!
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Hello Everyone and welcome to the third installment of All Spiffed Up.  It has taken a bit longer to prepare this post than I expected.  As always I like to challenge myself to create scenes filled with only free items.  I ran headlong into trouble when I fixated on a restaurant theme.  It was the food that caused all my troubles!  Finding free food, not 1L food, is not the easiest task.  In the end I settled on low cost full perm food items.

Once I moved past the food snafu, the rest of the scene fell into place. This scene is packed with freebies.  So let’s get to it!

Meet Cindy the ringleader of Club Chihuahua.  Cindy is free from head to toe literally.
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Her skin and camisole top are group gifts from AlterEgo & Enertia. At the time of this post AlterEgo’s group was free to join.

The Aaisling Sunkissed skin is an exceptionally nice feature rich gift. Included in the package are: head appliers for Loudmouth, Omegahead, & Tmp; 3 Sunkissed skin options; a skin applier hud that covers almost all of the major mesh bodies and can apply the skin to Slink, Belleza, & Maitreya feet; physics; 5 eyebrow shapers; 2 shapes; an eyelash remover.

As with the skin, the Nikki Cami also comes sized to fit Freya, Hourglass, Maitreya, Physique, Venus, and Isis mesh bodies.  There are 6 color options available in a no-nonsense hud.  All in all, these are two wonderful gifts. Thank you AlterEgo & Enertia!

Before I move on to the style cards, I’d be remiss if I forgot to introduce our impromptu model Gabby.
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You know how Second Life is, VERY social. I always find working in Second Life to be something akin to making the bed when my cat is in the room. It’s a wacky romp filled with distractions! Partway through the photo shoot Gabby decided the sidelines were not for her, she wanted in on the fun. I took one look at her, shook my head, and uttered: “If you want in, you need to wear at least 3 free items, you’ve got 5 minutes!” Surprisingly, Gabby pulled it off in 4.  Cheers to the lady with the fastest clicking fingers in town.

The first thing Gabby did was change her hair to a free one found in the inventory library. For those of us who joined Second Life before the introduction of mesh hair, clothing, bodies, etc… when we think library we think JUNK-forget about it!  This cute flip suggests it’s time to change our ways. The Library is definitely worth a peruse in your spare time. Thanks for the tip Gabby.

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Gabby’s Style Card:

HAIR – Linden Labs Middle Part Bob – Blonde @ Your SL Inventory (0L)
…PATH: Inventory/Library/Accessories/Hair Design Options (Colors & Styles)/Middle Part Bob (blonde)

EYES – Poetic Colors Pearl Eyes – Clear Pond – large medium Past Gift (0L to join group)

DRESS – °E.A° glamour°  Dress – Bow Mesh @ SL Marketplace (0L)

BRACELET – Do Lubitsch Watch Eternity – color change @ SL Marketplace (0L)

HANDBAG – Tuty’s Free Mesh Pet Carrier – Color Changing Hud @ SL Marketplace (0L)
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Cindy’s Style Card:

HAIR – FABIA Rima – Natural Color Hud (group gift 0L/0L to join)

SKIN – AlterEgo & Enertia Aaisling – Sunkissed A (group gift 0L/0L to join)

MAKEUP – [XCW] 2nd Gift– Eyeshadow Pink, Orange @ SL Marketplace (0L)

MAKEUP – Langly Promo Gift Eyeliner – Eyeliner #2 @ SL Marketplace (0L)

SHAPE – Glam and Free by Sybil Shape – Rhianne Shape @ SL Marketplace (0L)

EYES – Avi-Glam Destiny Eyes – Grey – medium @ SL Marketplace (0L)

EYELASHES – Chemistry Eyelashes – long @ SL Marketplace (0L)

TATTOO – ISUKA *GIFT* – Illuminati @ SL Marketplace (0L)

JEWELRY – Hudson’s Past Group Gift (group gift 0L/0L to join)

SHIRT – AlterEgo & Enertia Nikki Cami – Color Hud (group gift 0L/0L to join)

SKIRT – :::Valeur Store::: Mesh Mini Jeans – large @ SL Marketplace (0L) SHOES – Mirus free gift – Midnight Heels (group gift 0L/0L to join)

SHOES – Mirus Midnight Heels – for mesh feet (group gift 0L/0L to join)

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Props:

TABLE – ~The Dreamer Creations~ Retro Camping Table – color menu @ SL Marketplace (0L)
3 Land Impact

CHAIRS – Galmot  Ancient Chair – style Louis XVI @ SL Marketplace (0L)
8 Land Impact Each

LAMP – VSPACE PROJECT by Van Loopen Lamp Halo multi @ SL Marketplace (0L)
13 Land Impact

PLANT  STAND – Ya’s Dream Creations Potted Daffodil+ForgetMeNot @ SL Marketplace (0L)
3 Land Impact per plant, 1 Land Impact Ladder

PLANT – Mesh Plants Potted Leafy Plants – Full Perms @ SL Marketplace (0L)
1 Land Impact

PLANT – Mesh Plants Small Bush Bonus Pot – Full Perms @ SL Marketplace (0L)
3 Land Impact

PLANT – Dreamland Designs White Primrose Flower Pot @ SL Marketplace (0L)
4 Land Impact

PLANT – Jade’s Home&Garden Water Can with pink plant @ SL Marketplace (0L)
3 Land Impact

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…and for the final listing I present a special FREE gift from All Spiffed Up & Mr M’s Creations to all of my blog readers.

Mr M’s Creations graciously donated the The Artist Easel used in this photo shoot.  It is a wonderful 100% mesh,  1 Land Impact,  Copy/Mod sign.  After a bit of banter back and forth we agreed that it would be great to offer an exclusive All Spiffed Up gift to my readers. I had assembled  a series of cute Chihuahua images that never made it into this post. The light bulb went on and presto, a fun freebie was born.

The All Spiffed Up Version of the Easel includes the original Copy/Mod Artist Easel, and the 4 static Chihuahua easels pictured above plus a 5th animated easel not shown.  So, gather your Chihuahua loving buddies and head to Mr. M’s Creations to get your gift!

BLOG GIFT – Mr M’s Creations for All Spiffed Up – Artist Easel + exclusive Chihuahuas
(group gift 0L/0L to join)