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Arcade Angels

There’s all sorts of angelic options at The Arcade, but I did not take the usual route. I did add wings from The Secret Garden (tsg) but instead of rest of their angelic creation, I went the naughty angel route with this deliciously sexy Show Time dress from Blueberry. This dress is much too short and bootylicious to be standard issue angelwear, but I don’t believe in standard issue clothing.
There is something heavenly, though, about the gold spun Nei boots that come with Blueberry’s dress in the gacha at The Arcade. Tableau Vivant’s Evening updo works well with the crown from Balderdash and its matching necklace. Fabulous nail appliers from AlaskaMetro, earrings from Paper Couture and a coordinating Show Time mask from Blueberry complete the look. I tinted the mask with a hint of grey so it was not such a white-white in contrast to the rest of the jewelry. My skin is a new release from Glam Affair for Lelutka Mesh heads – and now that mesh heads can be fitted and individualized, I checked out this newest shape from Juicy, an old business made new again.… Read the restMay You Find Some Comfort There


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Holiday Chill

Have a Happy Holiday Body Hair: Sn@tch – Stella [New] Clothing Lingerie: Sn@tch – Alexia velvet & lace lingerie [New]   Furniture  Cushions: Circa Living – Morning Slumber – Pillow Set & Bed – Snow Lime w/ Xmas Breakfeast Tray R – Sunnyside & Sides – Beach [New] Dogs: Jian – Sleeping Husky [Free; The…Read more Holiday Chill

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When the air is fresh and crisp as new snow.

Portland is on its third day of snow. We are a city ill-suited to snow. Most people don’t know how to drive in it. We have lots of hills that are quite steep and can get slippery, we have bridges that get icy, and we have snow so seldom, there is no huge fleet of snow removal equipment nor deep knowledge of living with snow. I hunker down and so does my best friend, and we are both from snow country. She’s from Buffalo, I am from the Northwoods of Minnesota. We know snow. I remember the first snowfall after I moved to Oregon. I was living way up in the Cascades, in a river valley, closed in my mountains, a deep canyon that ranged from 1/4 to a few miles wide. There were places where the road was carved into the canyon cliffs, with a fall down into the river below and there were wider valleys that made room for truck farming, but life centered on logging. It was rural, so I was surprised when I got a call saying school was closed and there was just a dusting of snow, barely two inches.… Read the restA Fine Day For Moving Today

Can We Go Back In Now?


Credits Izzie: coat & sweater: Mutresse - Tita Coat (@ Collabor88) leggings: Izzie's - Nordic Leggings (for FLF) shoes: REIGN - Nordic Boots hair: Wasabi Pills - Deirdre Mesh Hair (@ Collabor88) winter breath: JOJO - Winter Breath head: Catwa - Catya  skin: Izzie's - Cora Skin (@ Uber) winter blush: Izzie's - Winter Blush Gift (on MP) hands: Vista - Bento Prohands pose: Sari-Sari - FP01 Bento
Credits Other: dog: Mutresse - Dalmatian Puppies (@ The Arcade) snowman: Izzie's - Snow Covered Snowmen (now 50% off on Marketplace until December 25) snow covered trees: Soy - Snow Covered Woods (@ Collabor88) snow covered fence: Izzie's - Snow Covered Fence house: Trompe Loeil - Noelle Cottage (@ Collabor88)

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The Story of Nisse

“Where’s the measuring tape? Did you move it?” “I didn’t touch it.” “Must have been the Tomte.”
“Who ate the last piece of gingerbread.” “Not me” “The Tomtenisse, then.”
The Norwegian Nisse, the Swedish Tomtenisse or Tomte, and the Finnish Tonttu are always convenient when something is missing, though they also are credited with bringing good luck sometimes. Mostly though, they were seen as tricksters. My favorite story about the Nisse was one told to me by one of our old neighbors whose Norwegian accent was so strong that even the bears in his stories had accents. “The bear, he went, oomph-ya!” So the village of Geiranger was beset by a Nisse who was constantly leaving the cattle gate open or letting the sheep loose in the square. He would toss pinecones down the chimney and put vinegar in the lemonade. He made them so unhappy, they decided to just pack up the whole town and move across the fjord to Hellesylt.… Read the restIt's a Fine Day For Moving

#543 Practice




Unexpected health stuff has kept me away from my blog for the longest time since I started blogging, but here I am again, and with a whole heap of new stuff to share.
My dress and boots are both from Just Because for Uber - the dress comes with a scarf which I am not wearing here, but both are available in the gorgeous Just Because palette.  The boots are also available separately at Uber - I have never seen footwear from Annie Melson before and all I can say is that I hope she does more.  They are so easy to wear and come in her extensive palette with plenty of options to customise via hud.  

 I didn't wear the scarf because I wanted to show off this pretty necklace from Cae for FaMESHed.  Unfortunately you cant see the earrings but I have given a closer look at the necklace.

My freckles are by La Boheme, and my eyes, lips and manicure are all from different designers at the current round of Applique.  

My first pose comes from the Nantra set currently at The Liaison Collaborative, and are actually skating poses but I didn't trust Zsa on the ice, so made her practice on the soft snow first.… Read the restBlog post #453. slurl added when pubished

Winter Descends – And A Giveaway….

Days of being too cold are on me full time now and I confess I feel a little resentful. I love to bundle up and bake and have winter fun but I get so tired of being bone cold. But Christmas is coming and that’s something not to dawdle at – I’ve got so much to do to get ready!! I decided that this little holiday cabin I’ve retreated to is ready to be retired. It’s lovely and I’ve enjoyed my respite here, but I’d like it to bring someone else joy. You know what’s cool – YOU are someone else. I’m going to give this little house from PLAAKA at the December Arcade round away in a drawing!! All you have to do is leave your name in the comments and NEXT Sunday – I’ll draw a name and send you this house! Now, I’m going to eat my chilli and get busy decorating for Christmas! It’s almost here! Itsonlyfashionblog.com
Gidge is Wearing:
Skin: .Atomic. Gacha_Elf Catwa Applier – Porcelain 1 THE ARCADE
Dress: B.C.C Baby Love – Knit Dress [Maitreya Exp][1] THE ARCADE
Boots: B.C.C Baby Love -Boots [Maitreya Exp][4] THE ARCADE
Eyes: Banana Banshee
Head: CATWA HEAD Bibi V4.10
Hair: Exile:: First Frost THE ARCADE
Body: Maitreya Mesh Body – Lara V3.5
Cottage: PLAAKA Patchwork Lodge – THE ARCADE
Table: RH – Holiday Cafe Table – THE ARCADE
Bike Decor: RH Old Bike THE ARCADE
Sleigh: Aitui – Getaway Slay – THE ARCADE
Hot Chocolate: Chic Chica – The Arcade
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Chill Bill

“Said she wanna roll with me and smoke up all my weed” “I said, “Bay just buy Dutches ’cause you can’t smoke for free” “I got some loud, but no money, babe, buy me a Fiji.” “She said, “you need a job,” bitch, fuck a job, I still get cheese.”  BODY Hair: Sn@tch – Bo…Read more Chill Bill

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I’ve been waiting

Click through for full coloured version My discovery with LeLutka‘s Simone 2.0 which is yet to be released is continuing. Today I am wearing her with Itgirls‘ Alessa skin and make ups. I’m also sporting the Bento pro-hands from Vista, which I managed to tint fairly well to match the Itgirls skintone. My pose is also bento ready… it’s from the Fine Sands set from Sweet Lovely Cute. On my Maitreya Lara body I am wearing Have Unequal‘s Isetan top and panties, currently available at The Chapter 4 as well as their Zanaty sandals, available at Any Body. My hair is the lovely Mara from Littlebones, from this month’s Collabor88!
Oh well, and since I am at it… the Gustavian Bed I am posing on is from Dutchie, the poofed curtains are from Death Row Designs‘ Lovers Nest set (Gacha). The storage basket is by Pilot and the suitcase is coming from Death Row Designs again, from their Mystery Mansion Gacha. set. The hat box is fro Apple Fall, the books on top of it are from  Digs and the hurricane lamp on top of it is from the Casolare set by The Loft.… Read the restClick through for full coloured version

Winter Nostalgia

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Snowball Fight!



Some days sibling rivalry takes hold and you just need to pelt your older sister with a snowball when she isn't looking. Now I won't say that is is satisfying to hear her yelp as snow fell down her back, oh who am I kidding it's the best thing ever! What's better is being able to run away faster than she can make a snowball. Look at that totally satisfied smirk on my face.


It's quite the self satisfied sheepish little grin isn't it?

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I woreSweater Dress: -Nomi-My Heart sweater01 (at Kawaii Project)Socks: fri. - Lazy.Socks  (Snow)Boots: fri. - Greta.Boots (Fawn) (at The Arcade)Hair: Exile:: First Frost (at The Arcade)Body: Maitreya Mesh Body LaraHead: CATWA Head CandyHead Applier: DeeTaleZ *Appliers*  "Face Madyson FR" Mixedtype Eyes: IKON Triumph Eyes  - Nymph
She woreSweater: -Nomi-My Heart sweater07 (at Kawaii Project)Tights: {Luxuria}T&C Thigh High Socks - Applier *neutral*Boots: fri. - Greta.Boots (Buck) (at The Arcade)Hair: Exile:: Snow Fall Fantasy 1 (at The Arcade)Body: MaitreyaMesh Body LaraHead: Genesis_Head_Antonia_2.0 – CappuccinoPose: Glamrus .… Read the restSnow ball fight

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Head. Genesis Lab. Alice head 2.0 Emotions Eyes. Genesis Lab. Alice eyes grey tone Eyeshadows. Genesis Lab. cosmetics: Smokey Eyes Alice tone2 Lipstick. Genesis Lab. cosmetics: Deep Red tone Skin hud. Genesis Lab. Lisa Skin Toffee Body. Maitreya Mesh Body – Lara Dress. Lowen – Gwen Dress [Black] | Kustom9 Pumps. Garbaggio // Lauren Pumps (Maitreya) – […]

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A Little Christmas Vacation.


Adham DeCuir:

Skin: Elysium - Elias - sunkiss
Hat: Modulus @ Swagbag - Nick Hat & Hair
Head: NO! Head ARTAS 2.1
Beard: DOUX @ Signature Event - Mesh beard [Black] 
Mustache: DOUX @ Signature Event - Mesh moustache [Black]
Jacket: L&B @ Swagbag - Swear Sherpa Denim Jacket
Pants: [SIGNATURE] @ Signature Event - Gianni Jeans - Regular (black)
Flask: :BAMSE: @ Swagbag - Lumberjack - Flask
Axe: :BAMSE: @ Swagbag - Lumberjack - Axe

Divos Titanium:

Skin: Stray Dog - Kenichi Logo - Winter Buttermilk
Hair: +elua+ - Elliot_Red 
Head: LOGO - Ethan 
Eyes: L'Etre - Mesh Eyes [#14] 
Jacket: [Deadwool] @ The Signature Event - Admiral pea coat - navy
Pants: Clef de Peau @ TMD - Bootcut Pants Grey
Puppy: JIAN @ The Arcade - Holiday Huskies :: Held Pup - White

Decor:

Car: Consignment @ The Arcade - Winter Wagons - Full size
Dog: Remarkable Oblivion @ The Arcade - Home for the Holidays - Tundra 

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Every heartache fades away, just like every storm runs out of rain

The LookHair Argrace  KohakuOutfit  Dead Dollz Valhalla @ The CrossroadsUmbrella and Pose an lar Hunstman Series
BackgroundMilk Motion Roofs of Paris   @ The ArcadeRain Milk Motion Rain Hud   @ The Arcade

Now Playing Every Storm Ruins out of Rain 

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Get Cozy (plus Freebies)

New round of The Chapter Four is happenin and Chez Moi has got a gorgeous wintry Cable car seat out as their item. I’ve got mine in the back garden and it looks purrrrfect! Deets: Available in 2 versions: Adult (more than 152 animations) and PG (more than 88 animations) ♥ 24 single poses (female and male) ♥ 14 alone poses (female and male) ♥ 10 activities such as drinking a hot coffee, reading the newspaper or books, playing guitar and more – ♥ 40 animations for couples in love (20 x 2) – ♥ 64 sex poses (32 x 2) – Only in Adult version. ♥ Texture-change options: tap the Lift to change colours – 5 options to choose from. More photos of it here Chez Moi Blog   My shooz are another of the gifts under the huge Christmas tree @ The Arcade! Totally free and also come with a HUD with more colour options – they are by Empire. If you haven’t joined the  Home Whimsy advent calendar yet – why not! The snowman was yesterdays gift.… Read the restchez-moi-dench-designs

The best style in winter is warmth

The LookHead Catwa TumbleHead Applier Glam Affair  Renee Applier Jamica @ UberCoat Amiable Winter Girly Duffel Coat with Fur  @ The Chapter FourHat Amiable Knit Berret  @ The Chapter FourBoots Amiable  @ The Chapter FourPose LePoppycock  Mind Lapse @ The Chapter Four
BackgroundStation Wagon Consignment Winter Wagon Rez Rare @ The ArcadeSnowy Tree The Little Branch Christmas Tree Silver Group GiftFence Izzie's Snow Covered Fence 

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Here I am still tangled up in you

The LookHead Catwa TumbleHead Applier Glam Affair  Renee Applier Jamica @ UberHair pr!tty - Meme   @ The Chapter FourLingeire Dead Dollz Dira   @ FameshedHead Accessory ChiCChica Mouth Garland  @ The Chapter FourMouth Accessory ChiCChica Mouth Garland @ The Chapter FourPose Le Poppycock  @ The Chapter Four
BackgroundRemarkable Oblivion Home for the Holidays Skybox Rare   @ The ArcadeDog Remarkable Oblivion Tundra Rare   @ The Arcade
Now Playing Tangled up in You

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A Little Holiday R&R.


Divos Titanium:

Skin: Clef de Peau @ Signature Event - Winston - T4 - Freckles
Hair: Doux - Jordan - Red
Necklace: Cold Ash @ Ultra Event - Weston Necklace
Pajamas: Noche @ Fameshed - Pajama Onesie
Pose: Inertia - Sorry State

Decor Items:

Deco(c)rate:

ARIA - Brynn Leather Sofa
[Schultz Bros.] Rustic Entryway - Rainy Day

The Arcade - December 2016:

SAYO - Candle & Light  Set
SAYO - Joy Holiday Sign
hive // holly's hat boxes [neutral]
Kalopsia - Gabriel's Flamingo
ARIA - Sunday Morning Decorative Throw Pillows

Tannenbaum:

ARIA -Nicola Pine Garland
The Loft - Snowflake Stocking Holder
Fancy Decor: Arrow Rug

Other Notable Items:

Wreath: Apple Fall Magnolia Leaf Wreath
Build: dust bunny . maple cottage
Tree: dust bunny . christmas tree
Fireplace: Cheeky Pea - Kendra Cozy Fireplace
Stockings: {vespertine} - holiday treats/natural
Painting: -tres blah- Cozy Winter - Let It Snow
Foot Bath: -tres blah- Cozy Winter - Foot Bath 
Pillow: -tres blah- Cozy Winter - Winter Pillows
Pillow: -tres blah- Cozy Winter - Big Pillow
Tray: The Loft - Oriana Bathside Tray
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Be yourself cuz an original is worth more than a copy

The LookHead Catwa TumbleHead Applier Glam Affair  Renee Applier Jamica @ UberHair Argrace Rikka NEWEarmuffsEVIE.. - Wint Earmuffs - Red @ The Chapter FourOutfit EVIE. - Wint Outfit - RARE @ The Chapter FourBoots fri.day Greta Boots @ The ArcadePose Le Poppycock Melting Cheese @ The Chapter Four
Background Hedgehogs Jinx Hedgy Piggies @ The Chapter FourSanta with Tree The Silas Gallery 4. Tree @ The Chapter Four

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Health is not valued till sickness comes


The LookHead Catwa TumbleHead Applier Glam Affair  Renee Applier Jamica @ UberSick Applier Izzie's Sick Face  @ Tannernbaum Hair Vanity Hair Airwaves Blanket Wrap Sari-Sari - Am Sick - Blanket Wrap (White)  @ The ArcadeThermometer Sari-Sari  - Am Sick - Thermometer  @ The ArcadeIcebag Sari-Sari  - Am Sick - Ice Bag (Dots)  @ The ArcadePill Plushie Sari-Sari  - Am Sick - Pill Plushie  @ The ArcadeSocks Sari-Sari  - Am Sick - Comfy Socks (Argyle Dark)  @ The Arcade

Sari-Sari - Am Sick - Dackel Heat Pad (Christmas)  @ The ArcadeSari-Sari - Am Sick - Comfy Corner RARE  @ The ArcadeSari-Sari  - Am Sick - Lemon and Ginger Tea Tray RARE  @ The ArcadeSari-Sari - Am Sick - Mushroom Soup  @ The ArcadeSari-Sari - Am Sick - Get Well Card (Stars) @ The Arcade

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