{ take an angel by the wings }

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Oh so, your wounds they show
I know you have never felt so alone
But hold on, head up, be strong
Oh hold on, hold on until you hear them come
Here they come, oh
Take an angel by the wings
Beg her now for anything
Beg her now for one more day
Take an angel by the wings
Time to tell her everything
Ask her for the strength to stay
Ooh, ooh, ooh, ooh
Ooh, ooh, ooh, ooh
You can, you can do anything, anything
You can do anything
You can, you can do anything, anything
You can do anything

STYLE CREDITS

Mesh Head – Catya (Bento) – CATWA

Mesh Body – Hourglass – Slink

Mesh Hands – Prohands (Bento) – Vista

Skin / Applier – Kiko Gacha: America 04 Clean – Glam Affair

Eyes – Cardi Eyes (Grey) – {S0NG}

Hair – Touch of Magic Gacha ULTRARARE – [Mello] **NEW** @Enchantment

Outfit – Iconic Doll Gacha: Full Set – Blueberry **NEW** @Arcade

Jewelry – Forge Collar – Cae

Poses – “Pearl” Singles – oOo Studio **NEW** @CosmopolitanEvent

Small Pavilion B – Mushilu **NEW** @Enchantment

{ I’ll be waiting.. come and find me }

Hi there. Remember me?  Pardon me for being missing in action for the past few weeks but between birthdays and parental duties and getting in a knock down drag out fight with a flu virus I’ve had my hands full.  I’m still a bit under the weather but I’m on the upswing and a particular event in Second Life had me motivated to get out some pics and posts before it passed on by… I’m referrring to the latest round of Enchantment, of course!

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This month’s theme of “Cinderella” has me nostalgic for my childhood and remembering seeing it for the first time in the movie theater on the big screen.  A fairytale coming alive before my eyes.. and the story of a girl that against all odds had her dreams come true.  If anything Cinderella should give us all a little bit of hope for something better. And that it’s never too late for your happily ever after.

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Check out Enchantment before the magic ends March 4th!  The clock is ticking!  (The date was extended to the 4th due to sim issues earlier in the event)

STYLE CREDITS

Mesh Head – Catya – CATWA

Mesh Body – Lara – Maitreya

Skin / Appliers – (Europa) – Glam Affair **NEW** @Enchantment

Hair – Cinderella Hair Updo & Tiara – [MUSE] **NEW** @Enchantment

Dress – Midnight Illusion Gown & Chestpiece (Blue) – :Moon Amore: **NEW** @Enchantment

Jewelry – Duchess Necklace (white gems) – Bauhaus Movement **NEW** @Enchantment

Pose – the run away – [Rose & Thorn}

Majesty Palace – Fiasco **NEW** @Enchantment

Cinderella’s Royal Clock (Porcelain) – Half Moon Market **NEW** @Enchantment

Cinderella Clock (Silver) – Air **NEW** @Enchantment

Riverwood & Riverbeech Trees – Little Branch **NEW** @Enchantment

Petals Path Pink, Dystopia Ed. – E.V.E **NEW** @Enchantment

Cinderella’s Story: To fit in the slipper (French/Glass) – *Paper Moon* **NEW** @Enchantment

Wall Banners & Cobblestone Floors – Stormwood

Stone Stairway – Old World Designs

Fantasy Cuddle Coach – Two Moon Gardens

{ be the flow }

“Don’t ever go with the flow. BE the flow.”

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STYLE CREDITS

Mesh Head (BENTO) – Simone 2.1 – Lelutka **NEW**

Mesh Body – Lara – Maitreya

Mesh Hands (BENTO) – Prohands – Vista **NEW**

Skin / Appliers – Susan Gacha: America 02 – Glam Affair **NEW** @Epiphany

Hair / Hairbase – Hairbase 1 w/Side Pony & Locks – Tableau Vivant **NEW** @Collabor88

Dress – Emmalee Gown (HUD texture change) – ALEUTIA **NEW** @TLC

Jewelry – Lavinia Chain Necklace & Choker – SECRETS **NEW** @TLC

Jewelry – Glim Cuffs (copper) – Kibitz

Pose #157 – Slouch (*edited left hand)

{ Focus }

“At the end of the day, you can focus on what’s tearing you apart, or what’s holding you together.”

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CREDITS

Wearing

Mesh Head (Bento) – Catya – Catwa **NEW**

Mesh Body – Lara – Maitreya

Mesh Hands (Bento) – Prohands – Vista **NEW**

Skin / Appliers – Barbara (America 03 RARE) – Glam Affair

Makeup Appliers – Giusy Lipsticks – Glam Affair

Makeup Appliers – Under Eye bags + Liner – VEECHI

Hair – Tara (Dark Blondes) – =DeLa*= **NEW** @ShinyShabby

Top – Amelli Sweater (brown) – Fame Femme **NEW** @ShinyShabby

Bottoms – Cake Leggings – Blueberry **NEW** @Mainstore

Shoes – Taiga Suede Boots w/socks – Just Design **NEW** @FaMESHed

Pose – Focus – oOo Studio **NEW COMING SOON** @TLC 1/6

Scene

Wall Panels – Fancy Decor

Rosie’s Cuddle Chair – Kalopsia **NEW** @C88

Kensington Table – Tarte. **NEW** @C88

Vision of Hope Gacha: Extinct Framed Art, Frequent Flyer, Healing Soaps, Crystal T-lite Holder, Persistent Bloomers – Lucas Lameth **NEW** @ShinyShabby

Steampunk Living Room Gacha: Rugs, *books modified from Snowman Statue – .Bee Designs **NEW** @ShinyShabby

Book w/Glasses – Dutchie

{ Silent Night }

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STYLE CREDITS

Mesh Head (Bento) – Simone 2.0 – Lelutka **NEW** @Mainstore

Mesh Body – Lara – Maitreya

Mesh Hends (Bento) – Prohands – Vista **NEW** @Mainstore

Skin / Applier – Emily Face, Eyes / Default Brows, Lips, Freckles – Glam Affair **NEW** @Lelutka Mainstore

Eyes – Cardi (grey) – {S0NG}

Hair – MF921 – Tram

Dress – Dana Bodysuit w/Bra & Daniella Skirt – *Just Because* **NEW** @Uber

Top – Christine Jacket (fur) – *Just Because* **NEW** @Mainstore

Shoes – Pom Heels – REIGN **NEW** @N21

Jewelry – Paris Earrings & Necklace – Glam Affair

Poses – Silent Night Set – oOo Studio

Background – Rooftops of Paris RARE – Milk Motion

{ thirsty for more }

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CREDITS

Mesh Head – Simone 2.0 Bento – LeLutka **NEW** @Mainstore

Mesh Body – Lara – Maitreya

Skin / Appliers – Carolina (America) – Glam Affair **NEW** @Mainstore

Hair – F919 – Tram **NEW** @Mainstore

Outfit – Show Time Gacha: Queen Dress RARE, Queen Mask – Blueberry **NEW** @TheArcade

Shoes – Lan Leather Heels – Just Design **NEW** @Kustom9

Other – Vania Gloves (black/short) – Just Design **NEW** @Uber

Jewelry – Pearl Rain Season3 (white) Choker, Bracelet & Earrings – Mandala

Pose – Sophia Pose 7 (modified) – Ilaya

Scene

Cabaret Gacha: Skybox RARE, Gold Mirrors, Gold Table, Black Chaise Lounge – Birdy **NEW** @TheArcade

Wine Glass & Cabernet Suavignon 2012 bottle – [ kunst ]

{ Cozy Christmas }

 

Twas the night before Christmas….

… that all through the house

this blogger was too busy, there was no time to slouch.

 

The stockings were hung by the chimney with care

but not on her platform, no she wouldn’t be found there.

 

For real life was calling; there was much still to do

and Second Life would have to wait…no blogging pictures yet – boo!!

 

But now that the gifts have been given, the presents are unwrapped

the foods all been eaten and that means I can finally RELAX

 

So off to my computer I flew like a flash

logged in and got snapping and prayed not to crash.

 

I sprang from my seat, and to myself gave a ‘wewt wewt’

The task was complete and the result was pretty cute!

 

Although it’s a day late, the sentiment is still valid alright..

HAPPY BELATED CHRISTMAS TO ALL, AND TO ALL A GOOD NIGHT!

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CREDITS

Wearing

Mesh Head – Catya (BENTO) – Catwa **NEW**

Mesh Body – Lara – Maitreya

Mesh Hands – Prohands (BENTO) – VISTA **NEW**

Skin/Appliers – Barbara 03 RARE (America) – Glam Affair

Makeup – Giusy Lipstick #2 – Glam Affair

Hair – Ginger w/bangs – TRUTH **NEW**

Outfit – Ellie Winter Knit Dress (festive green) – Valentina E. **NEW**@FaMESHed

Shoes – Sergeant Heels (wool) – Just Design

Other – Jolly Holidays (Unisex Antlers) – Blueberry **GROUP GIFT**

Pose – Illa Series (Five m) – An Lar Poses **NEW**

Scene

Home for the Holidays Gacha: Cozy Skybox RARE, Patterned Chair, Festive Swag, Mantle Deco, Wreath, Rug, Fireplace Screen, Tundra (dog) RARE – Remarkable Oblivion **NEW** @TheArcade

Christmas 2016 Collection: Tree Green Branch, Gift Boxes, Sconces (red ribbon & pinecones), Bronze Reindeer, Stocking (burlap w/sleighbells), Stocking (plaid w/sleighbells), Classic Frame (green branch / red ribbon), Pinecone Trees Trio, Pinecone People, Hacienda Console – Artisan Fantasy **NEW** @We<3RP

Metal Train w/Presents – Trompe Loeil **NEW** @TheArcade

{ Gonna beat these winter blues.. }

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Winter Solstice is upon us and December’s round at The Liaison Collaborative is embracing it in full season.  You’ll find a multitude of magical wintery items for home, garden, and fashion lovers alike.  Also featuring a few goodies that are mainstore releases, particularly this new winter coat from Blueberry that is adorable with it’s optional fur lining and tons of trim colors!  It also can be worn without the undershirt so you can pair it with your favorite Blueberry outfits!  Definitely a must have for your wardrobe this season.  One last things, if you have yet to join the VIP Group for TRUTH Hair.. what are you waiting for?  Each month, Truth Hawks sends his VIPs a new hair release exclusive to the group and you won’t wanna miss it!  This December he gave a special gift of both short and long versions with a cute beanie cap perfect to keep ya warm!  Tis the season of giving!

STYLE CREDITS

Mesh Head – Annie – Catwa

Mesh Body – Lara – Maitreya

Skin/Appliers – Alba Gacha: America 01 – Glam Affair **NEW** @Kustom9

Hair – Irenka w/Hat & Bangs – TRUTH **NEW** VIP Group Gift December

Top – Minnie Winter Coat – Blueberry **NEW** @Mainstore

Bottoms – Tali Leather Pants – Blueberry

Shoes – Amelia Fringed Booties – REIGN **NEW** @N21

Jewelry – Tiffany Necklace – Blueberry

Pose #1 – Animal Family Gacha: Fondness Prop (bench) and Wearable Falling Snow – Le Poppycock **NEW** @TLC

Pose #2 – Illa Series #5 – An Lar Poses **NEW** @TLC

Scene

Solstice Retreat Building – by Nacht **NEW** @TLC

Frozen Fountain – Atelier Visconti **NEW** @TLC

Seasonal Boxwood Hedges – Botanical

Garlands & Wreaths – JIAN

Street Lamps (silver) – [ kunst ]

Farrow Walls & Gatekeeper’s Lodge (RARE) – Apple Fall

{ Golden Lotus }

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Shiny Shabby‘s Nov/Dec round ends today December 15th, so hurry over to grab up some shabby chic deals before they close up!

CREDITS

Wearing

Mesh Head – Annie – Catwa

Mesh Body – Lara – Maitreya

Skin/Appliers – Susanna (Tone 02) – YS&YS **NEW** @ShinyShabby

Hair – Daria (dark blondes) – OPALE **NEW** @ShinyShabby

Outfit – Amber Dress (bronze herringbone) – Clef de Peau **NEW** @ShinyShabby

Shoes – Tallinn Booties – Essenz **NEW** @ShinyShabby

Jewelry – C’est Moi (gold) – Bauhaus Movement **NEW** @ShinyShabby

Pose – Megan Series #3 – An Lar Poses **NEW** @ShinyShabby

Scene

The Saint Germain Set (Bookcases, Sofa, Armchairs, End Tables, Tripod Lamp, Rug, Vase and Branches, Books *on table, Book Basket)  – Brook Hill Living **NEW** @ShinyShabby

Hanging Lotus Lamp, Wood Slab Table, Tibetan Cabinet – Lucas Lameth **NEW** @ShinyShabby

Woven Leather Bench (white/natural) – 22769 [bauwerk] **NEW** @ShinyShabby

Hallsey Mirror (gold), Lola Bowl (black), Brass Side Table – The LOFT

Olivine Lamps (white/gold) – Glam Affair Home

Wall Panels – Fancy Decor

Clifton Fireplace (black) – Apple Fall

House Plants – Artisan Fantasy

{ A warm hug on the inside }

“Hot cocoa is like…”

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CREDITS

Mesh Head – Annie – Catwa

Mesh Body – Lara – Maitreya

Skin/Applier – Renee – Glam Affair **NEW** @Uber

Makeup / Applier – Winter Blush – Izzie’s **FREE GIFT**

Hair/Scarf – Handknit Muffler+Nao(Rare b) hair female – Sleepy Eddy **NEW** @TheArcade

Hat – Cat Beanie (charcoal) – (Milk Motion)

Top(s) – Irina Suit Jacket, Leda Hoodie Sleeveless, Adele Short Sleeves – ADDAMS **NEW** @Mainstore

Bottoms – Silvia Ripped Boyfriend Jeans – ADDAMS

Other / Appliers – Nordica Leggings (cranberry) – Alaskametro<3

Shoes – Skates (white) – N-Core

Other – Gushi Gloves – …Mutresse…

Scene

Hot Cocoa Stand Gacha: Complete Set – Sway’s **NEW** @TheArcade

Holly’s Home Gacha: Wooden Christmas Tree (white) – The HIVE **NEW** @TheArcade

Stack of Blankets – Vespertine

Old Lanterns – [we’re CLOSED]