What Is Your Passion?

This weekend, I caught the marathon version of this season's Top Chef. Like many reality television opportunities, this show offers something very special and important. One of the participants had to make a difficult decision near the end of the series because his wife went into labor while he was far away in Alaska competing and he chose his passion to create fine foods and the opportunities potentially his, should he win the competition rather than packing up and heading home. He missed his daughter's birth. Was it a good thing or bad thing? I don't know how to quantify such a choice. For him in that moment, he embraced his passion and he stood strong in his belief that his family supported him even in his absence for such a great moment.


The people I've met in Second Life show different levels of passion. To some I suppose it really is just a video game and that's great for them. To others, however, it's part of their life. Despite the fact that it occurs in virtual space, it still occurs and means a great deal.… Read the rest


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Jewelry: Addiction Heshima Choker and Earring -Moonstone *Lazy Sunday 2/24 Special*
Tank: DRIFT Morning Tank [MESH] *Lazy Sunday 2/24 Special*
Shoes: (Apple May Designs) Tea Time Flats - Slate
Pants: *BOOM* Threadbare Manchesters (Mud) small
Hair: >TRUTH< Audrey - seaspray
Skin: -Belleza- Ava Tan Bl 1
Lipstick: -Belleza- Ava Tan Matte Lips 9
Poses w/ Prop: LAP Firefly (no longer available)
Place: Fotoscope

Love, Kirsten Corleone



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I see only what i wanna see

On 24th February 2013 · By Lauren Minuet · With No comments
In Fashion, Flirting With Fashion, Second Life · Tags ,
Skin:  Glam Affair -  Amberly – Artic 09 Eyes:  Ikon-Eternal Eyes – Tobacco (S) Hair:  Truth –  Tenille –pumpkinpie Top 1: Sugar Heart -  Kawaii Stamps Tee Top 2:  Tulip - Cotton Tank (Mud) Cardigan:  Tokidoki – Summer Nights Cardigan – cream Pants:    Mon Tissu – Denim – Lou Lou ~ Used Feet:  SLink – Womens Natural Barefeet Shoes:  SLink –Ilena Sandals Standard Taupe Necklace:  Maxi Gossamer - -Anukaa Beads + Ethiopian Cross – Combo All Bracelets:   League - part of Wanderer set Nails:  Leverocci - Round Nails_1FA_NudeManicure Pose:  Blah - Model Pose (Pack 5)


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LeLutka’s Canto

Every now and then there’s something you just have to log in to blog.  This hair is gorgeous. Skin: Belleza – Noel * Hair: LeLutka – Canto * Eyes: The Sugar Garden * Pose: Del May


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Passion chokes the flower

On 24th February 2013 · By SophHarlow · With No comments
In Fashion, Sacred Fashion, Second Life

Oh, beautiful Hanako I am infatuated with you! Adam n'Eve released this beauty very recently and I have to admit when I first tried her on I thought...hmm, not sure if she fit me right. She was so lovely I was determined to make her work so I simply messed a wee bit with my shape and I was more than thrilled with the results. Hanako is just a lovely, lovely skin with six different makeup choices and tons of options just like all of the skins released from AE. Hairbases, nail gloves, dimples, freckles, breast dehancer/dehancer and also a bare eyelid layer that I chose not to wear. Really, reallly a lovely skin.


Oh did you notice my cute new hair? Lelutka released three new styles today and I would say this is my fave but the truth is that I really am crazy about all three. Pretty new hair and skin deserves new awesome pants from ryvolter. Goood shopping happening in SL this weekend!


xo,
Sophia Harlow





AE Skins - Hanako T2 Kiiro - NEW
AE Hanako Dimples T2 - NEW
Adam n Eve - Freckles Layer
[LeLutka]-CANTO hair - BournvilleFade - NEW
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Stripped

On 24th February 2013 · By Jaliyah · With No comments
In Fashion, Immortalized SL, Second Life


xoxo Jali

Credits:

Hair-[LeLutka]-VIBRATO hair - Fades Natural (NEW)
Skin-Essences - Thursday - Soon to be released!
Dress-*Milk* My Stripped Mini MESH Black
Bra-*SL* Temptress Lingerie - Black
Heels-Maitreya Gold Liaison - Color Pack #1
Necklace-(Yummy) Jennifer Pearl
Nails-Izzie's - Long French Nails



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I Knew

I’ve been wearing this new dress from Emery at My Attic for 3 days straight now. I should probably get changed but I am so in love with it. It’s only 95Ls and comes in a variety of colours, so for that price you can easily get an assortment! I’ve been wearing a lot of black lately though so for this picture I just stuck with that. Also adore this new Nydia hair that Truth released yesterday. I love the contrast of a really light blonde or white with all the black I’m wearing so that’s what I did! Finally, a couple of posts ago I wrote about old group gifts that you might have and hadn’t taken advantage of yet and it reminded me of this Petal edition of Glam Affair’s Amberly that I hadn’t worn, so I added that too! Hope everyone has enjoyed their weekend, Coral
x ________________________________________________________ Hair – Nydia – Truth NEW Dress – Mesh Dress Embellished Ehrmantraut – Emery @ My Attic NEW Skin – Amberly Petal Edition – Glam Affair (old group gift) Necklace – Rock Jewellery Set – HandVerk Pose – Del May


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News from M.o.W., EMOtions, Silken Moon & Monso

On 24th February 2013 · By dahrielfashionsl · With No comments
In Fashion, fashion addicted, Second Life · Tags
Styling Card Skin: . : VyC : .  GABRIEL Skin  \bald   *Frost Fair 2012* (by Iantonio Vyper) Hair: .:EMO-tions:. * CHEYENNE */snow (by Mirja Mills) Earings: - .HoD. - (by Aydan Darcy) Piercings: - .HoD. - (by Aydan Darcy) Make ups: Silken Moon Conceptual Makeup (by Malicia Python) Sweater: [monso] My Warmer Muffler – White (by Morphine Janick) Pants: [M.o.w] Action Capris Male (by Medusa Back) Sneakers: [M.o.w] Urban Sneakers  White (by Medusa Back) Pose: *PosESioN* (by Dahriel)


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NEW Mesh Crop Tops @ [Insatiable]! 2/24/2013

Hi, loves!

I'm back...again. I decided to break up all of my news so that I don't overwhelm you guys. I do have a new release to share, though! Remember the Winter Crop I put out awhile back for The Black Market? No? Maybe?

...Yes?

Well, I finally made more. The catch? Not all of them have text. It's a long story as to why, but it mostly boils down to me branching out and trying something new, and seeing how it goes! It's worked so far with the Rosalie Skirts, so why not take that risk again?

Okay, too much text. These babies are L$150 a piece, and L$900 for the fatpack, and come in 15 fabulous colors! :D

Observe!




Alright, I'm done clogging up your feeds! I hope you like them!

Here's your limo, and don't forget to check out the Lazy Sunday post!
TP to [Insatiable Fashions] HQ!

Take care, everyone!

xoxo,
Alianna

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Ispachi New Men’s mesh natural feet.

On 24th February 2013 · By Sam Laszlo · With No comments
In Fashion, Nerd Finds, Second Life · Tags , , ,
Awesome release coming this Week from Ispachi. Male mesh feet in various sizes for various body types, skin and nail texture control. And the coolest thing really, tattoos that can be selected with the hud for both feet. I love the realistic manly look of them, really the best feet for males on SL. They will be released on February the 27th, in all Ispachi stores. Taxi's to all locations, Ispachi mainstore, Ispachi@Boystown and Ispachi@Mimi's choice. Skin Dylan sk1 - Belleza. Hair Rhett - Quandary. Friendo bracelet - Miel. Enjoy!

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On The Frontlines

On 24th February 2013 · By Boystown - Second Life · With No comments
In Boystown Closet, Fashion, Second Life


Parker Droverson:

Skin: Fruk - Bennett shade 2 - blond brows
Hair: Taketomi - Seiji - light blonds 04
Jacket: Aitui - Frontlines - dark camp
Pants: Ispachi - Executive Chinos
Shoes: J U D A S - The Revolution - chanel militant boots
Ears: Mandala - Male stretched ears -  omimi
Tattoo: Speakeasy - Don't get it twisted tattoo
Hands: CheerNo - Mesh hands
Pose: Poseology - Starting Out (Free Gift)

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Comfy, Sexy & Sweet

On 24th February 2013 · By ohmystarspaisley · With No comments
In Fashion, Oh My Stars, Second Life · Tags
Styling Credits:
Skin: Curio Moonbeam Dark ~ April Tulip 2
Eyes: MiaSnow Dramatic Eyes Large ~ DeepSea (includes prims & regular eyes,
16 colors, 3 sizes)

Eyelashes: MiaSnow Fantasy Curls Eyelashes
Black Makeup: Elegant Epiffany  1 Linden Promo ~ Noir (not available)
Piercing: ni.ju Overload Piercing Dark 06 (includes several versions)
Top: Sn@tch Suspender Tanks ~ Red (riot vend)
Pants: Motivaction Jeans with Know ~ Petal (past group gift)
Necklace & Earrings: Glow Studio Gypsy Turquoise Necklace & Earrings
Bracelet (turquoise): DooDads Turquoise
Hand Bracelet: Manna Victoria Bracelet
Boots: Cake Outlaw Boots White (group gift)
Friend: Manticore Cait ~ Grey (includes black version, so cute as it walks with you)
Hair: Wasabi Pills Momo Mesh Hair ~ Storm
Curio Skin: http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Curio/128/130/37
MiaSnow: http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Twomoons%20Island/235/92/22
ni.ju: http://slurl.com/secondlife/Twomoons%20Island/162/114/23
Sn@tch: http://slurl.com/secondlife/Snatch%20City/118/191/29
Motivaction: https://marketplace.secondlife.com/stores/72568
Glow Studio: http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/This%20Way/159/43/2092
DooDads: https://marketplace.secondlife.com/stores/91934
Manna: http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Never%20Land/165/128/22
Cake: http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Lorena%20Orange/26/58/22
Manticore: http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/RothKo/161/217/2002
Wasabi Pills: http://slurl.com/secondlife/Coraline/205/ (Read more...)

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Asylum – JOJ2.0

  Hey hot messes! Short and sweet this time, as you know Depraved Nation’s Jack OR Jill 2.0 Hunt ends on the 28th but you still have time to get down to business [: ! Lots of cuteness still to come, I'm excited for the next few posts, so check back soon lovelies [:. ↓•What I'm Wearing•↓ [elikatira] - Over – - [EP] – Black 04
:[ Al Vulo! ] - [TDRF4] – Eleonor* – Red Chocolate – Dark Brow // MP
.Insufferable Dastard. - City Lights – Green // MP
S.H.S - F*Off Tattoo // MP
Intrepid:: – [JOJ Hunt] – Long Square Mesh Nails // MP
{ d o l l l e * } - [JOJ Hunt] – Black & Red Corset Dress // MP
TDR Fusion Opening Boots – Black [TDRF4] 4 DAYS LEFT!! See hunt clues here. Poses: Expressive Poses - Tina – Pose 4 // MP
Expressive Poses - Bladesoul – Pose 5 // MP   xxxo, Suki ♥


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"Crocodile!"

On 24th February 2013 · By Namy Sicling · With No comments
In Fashion, Imanblog, Second Life

     skin: Kate: Caramel Mocha - natural }{ Deesses
   
     eyeshadow:  Deesses

     hair: [y] Marry - Dark Brown

     dress: [Amarelo Manga] - Dress Yolanda    new

     accessories: [Amarelo Manga] - Set Flapper Onyx

     bag: [AM] - Crocodile Bag  [BLACK]   new


 ♥----------------------------by Namiiiii Resident----------------------------♥



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Here I stand

On 24th February 2013 · By Asthenia · With No comments
In Asthenia, Fashion, Second Life · Tags , , , , , ,
I should say something deep and profound.


But you know me...


... I'm pretty much an airhead ;-)

Hair: Part of me - Exile
Skin: Lilith - Glam affair
Eyes: Stella eyes n4 - Glam affair
Lashes: Mesh lashes v.01 - Beetlebones

Sweater: Oversized cardigan - Tulip
Shoes: Favorite leather flats - Mon tissu

Poses: Came to say goodbye, Don't you see me, If i could only see - Flowey [Using Tillie's posestand]
For the credits on the furniture, please check my other blog.
For SLURLs and designer info, please check my special page.

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Ready

I had a chance to go out last night and spend some time with friends, it was a much needed night of laughter, food and drinks.  I find myself happy and recharged, ready for what the coming week has in store for me...and Sunday's not even over yet!  I couldn't wait to show off the new leather leggings I picked up at Vive Nine on Friday - they are gorgeous. I absolutely love the texture and fit, I definitely recommend checking them out! 

Shopping List:
Hair: Truth - Nydia (New!)Skin: Al Vulo - SakiaNecklace: Maxi Gossamer - Baroque Teardrop
Top: Drift - Morning TankPants: Vive Nine Ryvolter - Armour Panel Leggings
Heels: Maitreya - Liaison
Prop/pose: Atelier Kreslo featuring Pilot & Exposeur - Bari Chair
<3


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Lazy Sunday for Kids

Lazy Sunday for Kids has a new round of products available on sale for today only with more participating designers than usual.  Each Sunday, designers place out items typically including clothing, accessories and poses for child avatars at no more than 75L each.  Prices are only good through midnight SLT; so, don’t put off your shopping trip! Official Lazy Sunday for Kids Blog Happy shopping ♥  

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HUCCI Arcade March 2013 Preview

Only at the Arcade   The Lavan Wedge has a Lucite invisible wedge heel, a leather or patent leather upper. Constructed of unrigged mesh, available in 25 different options . Only at the Arcade March 2013. L$50 per play with 5 rares and 20 normals. The Arcade opens on March 1, 2013  

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#167 Stuff In Stock, Amorous & Deer





Credits :

Top : * .:: deeR ::. * shoulder cropped top [Type bandit] mesh Jeans : [Liv-Glam] K collection dare light jeans mesh Hair : .ploom. Adora (available at Zodiac Pisces) Face piercing : -UtopiaH-  Forced Piercing WS (available at Stuff In Stock) Collarbone implants : <-Puncture-> Dermal Spike Implants (Collarbone) Nails & cigarette : * .:: deeR ::. * hand set #1 Shoulders tattoo : .:: Delusions ::. Military Pistol Whipped Rankings 05 Belly tattoo : Corvus - Medicated Tattoo (available at Stuff In Stock) Shoes : PP - Black Lisa - Spiked Platforms (available at Stuff In Stock) Skin : [:T:] Zoe / petal (available at My Attic) Bracelet : : Amorous : Helix
Pose : Label Motion - Berry Pose 1



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