Tag Archives: Maitreya

Standing In Place

I found myself feeling blogger-y – compelled to stand in random places with a very serious look on my face.

I have to admit it was more than a passing fancy. I think it was the shoes. The shoes are very “I can walk in stilettos all day why can’t you?” sort of affairs. I picked them up at the Pure Poison sale, I think. Wait, no, maybe not.  The challenge of shopping TOO much is not remembering where you grabbed things. 

I’m very serious. Just look at me. Definitely got the earrings at Pure Poison though!

I’m sporting a new wig from Exile and as always, Kavar delivers amazing, natural hair. I do just love his work, I feel like his consistency is pretty ridiculous after all these years.  Talent is eternal – and we are the beneficiaries of his it would seem.

Now, I’m done being serious. Happy Sunday. Let’s make it a great week!

Gidge is Wearing: 

Skin: Izzie’s

Shoes…:::Marchese:::… GIFT – Fany Shoes – Black -Maitreya

Head: .LeLutka.Head.May 3.3(static ears)

Dress: Blueberry – Sweater Dress – Loose Fit – Maitreya

Necklace: Cae :: Trinket :: Necklace (Long)

Rings: Amala – The Athena Stacking Rings – Maitreya

Hair: Exile

Body: Maitreya Mesh Body – Lara V4.1Shape: Juicy – Meghan Shape GIDGE Edit

Not Your Grandma’s Candystriper

"Summertime is always the best of what might be."
When I see pink and white stripes, I always think of the candystriper volunteers at the local hospital. This is, of course, not anything like a candystriper would wear, not if there was any hope of staying on the job. The blouse and heels were released at the June Uber event. 
"Summertime is always the best of what might be."
The blouse is from Baiastice and comes with the bikini bra and panties and belt that can all be changed by the HUD. 
"Summertime is always the best of what might be."
I chose “One Way or Another” hair from Exile, using the built-in Lelutka hairbase. One of the fun things to do with Exile hair is to look up the song the hair is named for just to see how well it fits. 
"Summertime is always the best of what might be."
These fabulous sandals from Baiastice can be customized with the HUD. The braided vamp could be sheer or opaque and all sorts of colors or patterns. The straps and heels can also be customized. 

SHOPPING LIST
Clothing: Baiastice_Luna Shirt Dress-All Colors-Maitreya
Shoes: Baiastice_Braided High Sandals-All Colors-Maitreya
Skin: Glam Affair ( Lelutka Heads ) Kaia Applier [ America ]
Hair: Exile::One Way or Another(L)
Poses: aDorkable
Appliers: Glam Affair ( Lelutka Heads ) Kaia Applier [ America ]
Mesh Attachments:
.LeLutka.Eyes.Spencer 3.3
.LeLutka.Head.Spencer 3.3(static ears)
.LeLutka.Teeth.P_0
Maitreya Mesh Body – Bento Hand R V4.1
Maitreya Mesh Body – Feet V4.1
Maitreya Mesh Body – Lara V4.1
HUDS: .LeLutka.HUD.Spencer 3.3
Maitreya Mesh Body – HUD V4.1
Slink Ankle Lock

Big Game Hunter

I spent my Saturday in the wilds of Africa, travelling from savannah to jungle and beyond, in search of lovely places to behold. I wasn’t disappointed.It’s funny how little things can delight in our little pixel world.

Elephants on the march

I slipped around this build in a comfy, breezy gift from Neve – that ever dependable creator of staple items.I was surprised that a gift came with a hud to vary up the print but it did.  That’s just classy and quality. I love creators who give away free gifts that are actually NICE. It says a lot about who they are as a person and a business owner.

These damn monkeys are following me everywhere.

In addition to this breezy summer dress, I’m wearing some perfect slip on Mary Jane’s from Ingenue called Marlo. They are a perfect addition for cute but casual days. 

This is probably supposed to be romantic

Well, I’m not having a romantic gondola ride, but I really did love being my own gondolier on this lovely water tour of the place. I love little gems like this, it was a great way to spend my afternoon. 

Now, I’m going to make a last run at the ARCADE and be at peace with what I didn’t get. What are you up to today?

Gidge Is Wearing:

Head:.LeLutka.Head.May 3.3(static ears)

Skin: Izzie’s

Eyes: Izzie’s

Body: Maitreya Mesh Body – Lara V4.1

Hair: Exile:: Torn

Shoes:Ingenue :: Marlo Flats (Maitreya) :: Fatpack

Dress: neve gift – FaMESHed Anniversary 2019 Lara

Shape: Juicy – Meghan Shape GIDGE Edit

Revisiting Old Friends

So lovely was the loneliness of a wild lake.
NYU Crossover Slim Tee and Mid Lace Floral Skirt

After my long absence, it has been fun to sort through clothes from old favorites. NYU has always been a favorite of mine. NyuNyu Kimono designs for us residents who don’t want to wear clubwear all the time. She has two stores. This is the older one. This is the newer one. The thing is, there are great clothes at both of them. 

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24 Hour Cupcake Vending

I donned my best party dress from Sascha’s Designs and hit the mean streets of SL16B – only to find it to be a festival of lag and sort of, I don’t know, the usual mainland horror. I will have to try to go back when it’s a bit less chaotic, because I do LIKE the event and there is often some amazing stuff to be found. 

This round I managed to grab my official KittyCats and truly, if I get nothing else, this is a serious tradition to me. Rotting in my inventory are the corpses of every birthday KittyCat they’ve ever made, ready to be resurrected if only I’ll pay for it.

I won’t. 

But it’s the principle of the thing, you know. I have to have them.

After pushing my way through the lag and the half nude people I decided I had to get out and find something else. So what did I find? 24 hour cupcake vending.

Not the hero we need, but the hero we deserve.

Gidge Is Wearing:

Skin: Izzie’s
Head: .LeLutka.Head.May 3.

Hair: Exile:: Lucy
Top and Skirt: SAS – Nena Pink Skirt (Maitreya)
SAS – Nena Pink Top (Maitreya)

Shoes: Ingenue :: Anja Heels (Maitreya) :: Blush
Body:Maitreya Mesh Body – Lara V4.1

Jeez Louise

Swim Harder

When I put on the gorgeous bikini from Zaara, I immediately wanted to take pictures on the beach.  I popped on over to The Trace Too and was immediately reminded of one of the reasons I stopped logging into Second Life. It seems to me once I put on my mesh body, hands, feet, head, hair, clothing, accessories, and a pose hud, I could not move. I took one picture and then spent about 2 hours trying to reposition the camera. I gave up and went back to my prim in the sky. 

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Long Time, No Blog

Long Time, No Blog

Hello, world! That’s what the blank sample post always starts with in WordPress and it seems appropriate as it has been a long time since I last blogged. Fifteen months! I won’t bore you with all the details, but I have been having some health issues that just made SL seem overwhelming.  

On to more interesting topics like this gorgeous Poker Suit from Baiastice. I don’t know why it’s called Poker Suit, except maybe the décolletage will distract other players enough to help you win. I can see that happening. The top is tailored with a pagoda shoulder, a fitted waist, and a styling HUD that allows you to wear it cropped or with a peplum. You can also wear it with the bra showing or hidden and choose from a range of colors. The pencil skirt length can also be shortened with the HUD. There are a range of solid and prints. I chose this lovely lace brocade. With the print, I wanted a simple, classic shoe and there’s nothing more classic than Slink’s Siren stilettos

Long Time, No Blog
The beautiful pagoda shoulders add architectural interest to the Poker Suit jacket.

The jewelry is from Kunglers. I am wearing the Lola necklace and Vera earrings. Both come with a HUD scripted to allow changes to the metal and stones. The necklace also allows us to change the color of the cords. The nails are from AlaskaMetro, the Kimono manicure suiting the laciness of the suit. 

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I love Dura’s short hair. 

Finally, Glam Affair’s Stella adds the final touches. 

****SHOPPING LIST*****

  • Clothing: Baiastice_Poker Suit-All Colors-Maitreya
  • Shoes: Slink Siren Stilettos Black
  • Jewelry: KUNGLERS – Lola necklace Vera Earrings
  • Skin: Glam Affair Stella America
  • Hair: *Dura-Girl*61 (Dark Red)
  • Poses: oOo Studio
  • Appliers:
    • Glam Affair ( Lelutka Heads ) Stella Applier [ America ]
    • alaskametro<3 “Kimono” nail art – Slink HUD
  • Mesh Attachments: 
    • LeLutka.Eyes.Spencer 3.3
    • .LeLutka.Head.Spencer 3.3(static ears)
    • .LeLutka.HUD.Spencer 3.0
    • LeLutka.Teeth.P_4
    • Maitreya Mesh Body – Lara V4.1
    • Slink Avatar Enhancement Feet Deluxe V1.2.5
    • Slink Hands – Dynamic – Female L (anims) V1.1
  • HUDS:
    • AnyPose Expression HUD v1.0 – Wear Me
    • Slink Ankle Lock

Bathing Is Requisite

So there is an article rolling around the internet written by someone who alleges not to have bathed for a really long time. Thematically the article is trying to say that our western obsession with bathing is unfounded.

NO. This is lies. 

While you might not need to be one of those people who showers twice or three times a day, please don’t think that if you roll around 3-4 weeks unbathed that the rest of us don’t notice. WE NOTICE. For the love of God, wash. WE NOTICE.

There are people who own animals who don’t think their house smells like animals. There are people who live by rivers who don’t think that the outside smells like dank river. 

There are all untruths, brought to you by the fact that you have gone noseblind.

In my pixel world, I never have to worry about these things yet I do observe the appropriate rituals and customs – simply so that my mind is ready for the day. I like the preparation of getting ready to go out in to the world, pixel or not.  I’m worried about the person who wrote that article and how they’re going about in their world, unaware of the horror show they are inflicting on others.

I mean, the smell. My GOD the smell.

The Thames smells a bit though. Nothing to be done about that.

Happy Sunday girls. 

Gidge is Wearing:

Robe: -tres blah- Open Robe (Maitreya) – Bouquet

Body Suit: Luxuria

Skirt: 10. {sallie} Hold Me Knit – Plaid Skirt – cream

Boudoir Slippers: [Maitreya] The Secret Store – Boudoir Slippers – Coal

Stockings: Luxuria

Head: .LeLutka.Head.Chloe 3.3

Skin: Pink Fuel

Rings: Amala – The Lumi Rings – Maitreya

Hair First Two Photos: Exile:: Sensory

Mesh Body: Maitreya Mesh Body – Lara V3.5

Jewelry:Cae :: Owl

Heels: Ingenue :: Anna Heels (Maitreya) :: Fatpack

Hair Last Photo: {Limerence} Camila hair(Rigged)Shape: Juicy – Meghan Shape GIDGE Edit

Hell’s Kitchen? Who knows?

Gidge Is Wearing: 
Head: .LeLutka.Mesh Head-ARIA v1.6
Dress: :V.e. Loren Dress MT Gingham Navy
Ring: Amala – The Lumi Rings – Maitreya
Necklace: e.marie // Photographer Necklace – Gold { group gift }
Hair: Exile:: Here With Me
Shoes: Ingenue :: Elin Flats (Matreya) :: Fatpack
LeLutka Aria HUD 1.6
Body: Maitreya Mesh Body – Lara V3.5

Apartment Life

Linden Home? Mainland? Rental?

Well the Juicy SIM is gone, and I’m splitting my time between being roomies with Gogo and a little apartment on Cajsa’s land where I can rezz. It’s cozy over here on mainland, with so much going on, it wasn’t so alive before. I’m intrigued.

Do I want one of the new linden homes or a little hunk of mainland?

Exploration

I went riding through the sim Gogo lives on and several others. I can see the appeal of them all. They’re so nicely done, with cute landscaping and such lovely views. It might a ton of fun to live here.

It seems like all the cool kids are doing it.

Breakfast for dinner

After a day of bike riding and exploring new sims that I don’t live on, I was ready to call it quits. Breakfast for dinner always sound so much easier than it is. I still have to cook it and that wasn’t really much on my agenda for today but still, it’s nice to have a home base to HAVE my breakfast for dinner in. 

Even if it’s temporary. 

Night falls on Glookbone

Skin: Pink Fuel

Shorts: (fd) Lace High Waisted Shorts – Flowers Tan LARA
Sandals: .miss chelsea. Gaia Sandals Maitreya RARE
Top: =Zenith=lace up tank top (Flower 1) -Maitreya
Hair: Exile:: Beatrix
Body: Maitreya Mesh Body – Lara V4.1
Juicy – Meghan Shape GIDGE Edit

Sofa: Cheeky Pea – VIDE

Hanging Lamp: Cheeky Pea – Vide

Rug: Cheeky Pea Vide