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A little bit of this..(Freebie)

A nice simple Freebie from Bad Katz and it’s a full perm item.  I’ve not read the note which comes with it but I’m assuming it’s the standard rules for most Full Perm items.  If you want buzzy bees to go with it then check them out as they’re right next to this gift.  These do come with a not unreasonable price tag, they’re small and furry, make a great background noise for your summery setting and I believe they hop from flower to flower….I’m talking myself into buying them now.

To find this walk in the main entrance and veer to the left. It’s easy to find as this and the busy bee’s are rezzed for you to see. It’s set to zero so you simply buy it.

Once you’ve grabbed check this shop out, I know I have over the past years picked up a lot of fab and interesting landscaping items from this shop.

Bad Katz

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I went, I saw, I spent.(Freebie).

Redeux is open for business and for once no freebies, I do think there may be one or two dotted about but it was a shocker as of course, this event is well known for the freebies. TBH I’ve probably not unpacked the freebies not just from the last event but the event before that and even longer ago lol.

I don’t mind, freebies are wonderful but so are the sales at this event.

But of course, I do have a freebie to show you as one of the stalls at the Redeux event is a shop called “Beyond The Mist” which is new to me so of course once I’d finished checking everything out at Redeux then I TPed over.

There are 3 gift boxes randomly place around this small shop, there may be more but I only spotted 3 and the chains I’m wearing are the keepers for me.  Just 2 fits, mine and yours lol.

Once you’ve grabbed the freebie use the TP, boards around the fountain, as there are some impressive builds again in keeping with the RP theme but I particularly liked the Skybox Dungeon and if that was my kink I’d buy it but since I’d only use it as a backdrop I resisted.

PS.  If you love Belle Epoque then this shop always has offers out at Redeux, the 75Ld dress was just so tempting it hurt to TP away but I did console myself with the Belle Epoque Gacha prizes as that is only 25Lds a try.

Beyond The Mist

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Old Friends.(Dollarbies)

I promise I will stop shopping on the Marketplace but while I was there I came across some old buildings which I know I have somewhere buried deep into my invent and because they still have such a wow factor and I do know some of you lot do like a good background I thought I’d do an easy Sunday morning post.

All pictures were taken just using my sim setting so you can see the atmospheric lighting built into the build.

You can see by the window frame to the left that there is a lot of that painted on look going on.

But seriously look at how good that texturing is especially when I know that most if not all of these builds are 9 years old!

I’ve taken pictures of random builds so there is a warehouse, toilet, apartment block etc.  I always thought it would be an amazing and a pretty unique way to live in SL by rezzing one of the apartment blocks in the middle of a desolate plot and just decorating one or two of the rooms to live in leaving the rest empty.

Each build does come decorated outside, this is the warehouse, and now the BUT…primmy but for those of us who want interesting backgrounds OR think of this, yes love it or hate it Valentines is creeping up on us but if you do Valentine in SL rezz one of these and then create a little oasis of romance and snuggling in the middle of one of these builds.  The cold and bare walls will make your little scene just that little bit more special.

Linus Humphrey

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Taking a break.(Freebie & 25Ld GG’s).

I got killed not just once but twice at the PaloQuest and I can take a hint! It does look like a fab hunt and if you have the time I think this will be a brilliant way to relax and as long as you don’t get killed.

So I TP’d home, with a pack of dino balloons as compensation, they are a gift set out for everyone, to continue decorating my house and this top was sent to me.

Even as it is it’s a really nice top, lots of fits, BUT it comes as separates! I’m not “ragging” on the shirt but the vest is the one with all the fold and creases and it would be a great way to tart up a lot of other tops.  So I TPed over to TBO (The Beautiful Ones) shop and yup this is a Subscribers Gift.  As always if it’s not been sent to you and you have subbed before you know what to do.

I’d totally recommend joining the TBO group as it’s ONLY 25Lds and for that, you not only get this top with a colour hud but there is actually a lot of other very wearables GG’s.  I do recognise some of them as being previously blogged but this top, the full pack not this Sub gift, is new so I don’t know what else is new esp to you.

The Sub gift is behind the reception desk and the 25Ld GG’s are on the wall nearby.

PS.  I heard the countdown noise of Lucky Chair so I did a bit of camming and although I couldn’t see them I did spot upstairs is an outlet section as well as a small selection of builds and although I’m not buying it there is one of those compact desk sets…you will know what I mean if you look at it.  Pretty different so you might want to check out upstairs as well.

The Beautiful Ones.(TBO)

 

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The struggle is real.

As yet no freebies but I want you to go here and then…..

…there.

I was LM hopping and came across a very interesting building and discovered it comes from a shop called No Signal so I TPed over and yup there it is but sadly it’s a Gacha Rare win and 2 attempts later I have a drinks dispenser and a pile of comics and no building.

No Signal shares the same sim as a shop called Vibes and although neither of these shops has a gift for us, damned meanies, they do have some really nice and interesting items. I was almost tempted…then I remembered my Gacha “wins” lol.

I also want to show you the sim these 2 shop share.  The shops themselves are on 2 separate heart-shaped islands, you just walk across the water to get from one to another but the windlight and landscaping of them just make for a great photo opportunity.  I just pointed and clicked and so again even if you don’t think you I assure you can take beautiful pictures here. Plus you may also cave into temptation and treat yourself.

No signal & Vibes

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Seriously SL!!!(Bargain).

I’ve just splurged my last 25Lds only to find I’m gonna have to splurge some more because one of our regular readers has just dropped the bomb that Trompe Loeil is having a blinking 50% SALE!  Seriously how’d I miss that…ok I know it’s because I get sent so many notices/notes etc things often slip me by which is why I truly appreciate it when people give me the heads up about something esp when it’s as good as this.  Have to say the sim is, of course, PACKED to the rafters and even worse the countdown started yesterday which means today is the LAST day to squeeze in!

So basically as I was chucking stuff out I checked out the NN Marketplace shop to see if this still had this and they do and since my copy has been eaten by my invent I just bought it.

It’s a massive spooky skybox and perfect for those who are planning a Halloween partay, me? I just open my front door and throw some sweets are the trick or treaters and tell them to “bog off” but having said that I do bake Pumpkin pies cos I love em.

Back to the build.

Although these pictures have a frame on them I haven’t edited the pictures and even in my sims Nams setting you can see they’re pretty atmospheric so if you change your windlight settings I think you will get some very interesting effects.

Comes in a rezzer or you can rez it in edit mode and there are a few extra spooky ghosts you can have flying around.  For some reason the rezzer wouldn’t derezz it, the rezzer is in the well, but although this is a really big skybox it’s all in big chunks so only took a few clicks to pack it all away.  That also means that if there are some bits of it you don’t like then you can remove or move them.  The prim count is just over 100 but this skybox is a perfect setting for a Halloween party or if your incline to the spooky side of SL a nice little home.

PS I will be stripping right down to my Alpha and TPing as soon as I can to Tromphe.

NN Halloween/Horror Skybox (Marketplace)

Trompe Loeil (I wish you luck).

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Irresistible.(Freebies).

Something went all screwy with these pictures but I won’t say what it was until the end of this post.

Vanity shot as you can’t really see what I’m wearing but I found this swing and beach and just thought this was such a nice shot so here it is LOL.

OK, so the more I wore this very tropical bathing suit the more I kept thinking I’ve either blogged this before or at least had it in my invent to blog but never got around to it so I’m just not sure esp as this come comes with so many appliers for the main costume and the flowers and ribbons both come with a 3 colour option in a Hud.  So if this is a reblog I’m still not sorry.

The dress comes from the same shop but a different group and I promise you it is the same beach.

With this dress you get 2 colours the green I’m wearing and a blood red colour and 2 colour options for those amazing flowers.  You can remove them or wear as separates and even with other outfits is you wanted to.  Although this dress didn’t have the SLink size it had more than enough fits for me to find one.

If these aren’t what you’re looking for I bet in the “irrISIble” shop you will find something because I went “Oooo” quite a few times as I was walking around.  This is a costume shop with OTT outfits for both men and women, stunning and outlandish gowns designed to have people zooming in on you.  Not cheap but I think that when you see the work which has gone into designing these outfits you will understand why they come with a price tag and see it’s not unreasonable at all.  Also if you walk to the back of the shop you will see, sorry but I’m gonna have to say “stunning” again but there are skyboxes and decor items which are very Halloweeny, Autumnal etc.  When I go back I will be using the TP to go the demos which have been rezzed and I’m hoping I don’t get tempted into spending Lindens.

OK so whassup with the pictures, somehow in just the relatively short time I was on the sim taking my picutes without me even noticing the sim changed settings from night to day.  It would have actually worked out very well if I was wearing the dress in the “evening” setting and the bathing suit in the “daylight” but it didn’t happen that way.

So that’s my excuse and I’m sticking to it.

PS Update because I have checked out the demo builds and decor items you wil find at the back of the shop and I swear if you’re holding a Halloween or Autumn party or just like to live that lifestyle then you need to check these out.

IrrISISible (the gifts are on the inside wall to your right when you walk in).