{ in my withered dreams }

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STYLE CREDITS

Mesh Body – Lara – Maitreya

Skin/Appliers – Katra Ballerina (Europa 05 G) – Glam Affair **NEW** @Uber

Makeup – Bleeding Mascara 1 – Shakeup

Eyes – Twinkle Eyes (Silver) – Dead Apples

Mesh Ears – HUTUU – MANDALA

Hair – Azami (whites) – ARGRACE

Head Accessory – Yeri (black RARE) – LODE

Outfit – Ursula Dress – Dead Dollz **NEW** @Enchantment

Other – Ballerina Collar (raven) – Glam Affair **NEW** @Uber

Pose – Naken Series Two – An Lar Poses **NEW** @Enchantment

Fish Shop Daughters Gacha: Lotus (dark) – {anc}

Nebra Beads & Mist Clouds – {anc} **NEW** @C88

{ Bleeding Out }

I’m bleeding out
Said if it’s the last thing that I do
Is to bring you down
I’ll bleed out for you
So I bare my skin
And I count my sins
And I close my eyes
And I take it in
And I’m bleeding out
I’m bleeding out for you.. for you

When the day has come
But I’ve lost my way around
And the seasons stop and hide beneath the ground
When the sky turns gray
And everything is screaming
I will reach inside
Just to find my heart is beating

You tell me to hold on
Oh you tell me to hold on
But innocence is gone
And what was right is wrong

‘Cause I’m bleeding out
Said if it’s the last thing that I do
Is to bring you down
I’ll bleed out for you
So I bare my skin
And I count my sins
And I close my eyes
And I take it in
And I’m bleeding out
I’m bleeding out for you.. for you.

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STYLE CREDITS

Mesh Body – Lara – Maitreya **NEW**

Skin – Sia II (artic 05 A) – Glam Affair **NEW** @Leaf on the Wind

Makeup – Running Mascara – Shakeup

Mesh Ears – HUTUU – MANDALA

Mesh Eyelids – Slink

Hair – Echo (black & whites) – TRUTH **NEW**

Jewelry – Scarlett Heart Necklace (silver) – Ariskea **NEW** @TLC

{ Shhh… Winter is Coming } Winter Season Challenge

Goodbye fall…. Winter is coming!  I am always awed how timely Ms. Strawberry Singh is with her Monday Memes and I usually wish to participate if only I could fit it into my already crazy schedule… but the truth is, I can barely keep up.  We’ll just say that this time I got lucky and it coincided with this planned winter pic. 😀

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And thanks to The Arcade opening up on December 1st, there are PLENTY of  winter themed goodies up for gacha.  It’s open all month, so you have lots of time to get on over there and spend those lindens.  I’ll be showing off all my favorite finds from there the rest of this month as well.

Now.. onto the questions *ahem*:

  1. What is the December/Winter season like where you live? – I’m on the East Coast of the US just outside of Washington DC so winter can go either way really.  The past few years it’s been unusually warm and only snowed/flurried once or twice and never lasted more than a day.  It can often be in the 30s/40s Farenheit temperature-wise but snow is a rare occurrence.  When it flurries, the city shuts down.  No.. seriously. It does.  And I laugh. Cuz I’m from Michigan :D.
  2. When you think of winter, what’s the first thing that pops into your head? – Snow of course.  And Michigan winters have lots of snow.  I was born in a snowstorm so it’s in my blood I think.  After snow, I think of fireplaces and hot cocoa.  Those three things really go together, always.
  3. Have you ever played any extreme winter sports? – Again, not really extreme, but I had tried downhill skiing unsuccessfully as a kid (that means I didn’t make it down the hill standing).  Cross-country was always a winner.  I loved being in the cold and working up a sweat.  Depending on the hill, sledding could be considered extreme… I’ll just leave it at that.
  4. What do you like most about this season? –  What’s not to love?? Christmas and my birthday are both in winter! I do love the cool air, seeing my breath, the tingly feeling when coming in from outside and my nose is like ice, putting my cold hands around a hot cup of cocoa, and watching the snowflakes falling covering everything in a blanket of white, really it’s quite beautiful.
  5. Do you celebrate Christmas, Hannukkah, Kwanzaa or another holiday during this time of year? – Yes, I celebrate Christmas as a Christian holiday as well as Advent.  Christmas was always a big deal, and full of lots of special family traditions, and those are things I’m not carrying down to my own kids… hoping they’ll remember it as fondly as I always did.

Thanks Berry for another fun meme.. Glad I got to be a part of it this time!

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CREDITS

BODY

Skin – Gemma (Europa 08) – Glam Affair **NEW** @Arcade – RARE

Eyes – Spectral Eyes (Quicksilver) – IKON **NEW** @FaMESHed

Hair – Daisy (Moon stone) MESH – D!va **NEW** @Arcade

Lashes – Fantasia MESH Lashes – Gaeline

Rigged MESH Hands & Feet – Slink

OUTFIT

Dress – Everdeen Dress (Snowflake) MESH – DRIFT **NEW** @LazySundays (exclusive)

Accessory – Foxy Neck Snuggler (Sugar) MESH – .Birdy. **NEW** @Arcade

Accessory – Grace Wand (Rose Gold / Aquamarine) MESH – BOOM **NEW** @Arcade

Accessory – Storybook Royalty Crown (Woodland) MESH – Schadenfreude **NEW** @Arcade – RARE

Jewelry – Luna Ring (05) MESH – Shakeup! **NEW** @Arcade

Shoes – Noella Heels (Ivory) MESH – Ingenue **NEW** @Arcade

POSES / PROP

Mulberry Lantern (03) – LISP (full shot)

Hana 01 – Kirin Poses (close up)

SCENERY

Enchanted Tunnel – Skye Studio

Just Give Me a Reason…

So trying to keep up with the blogging is proving challenging but not probably why you’d think so.  Yes, I’m indeed busy enough that this is a bit more work on my plate BUT… I am actually finding it quite fun and exciting and the ideas abound.  So many ideas in fact, that I have a hard time not just blogging 24/7.  And it surely doesn’t help that the wonderful events like FaMESHed and Collabor88 and now The Boutique as well as FLF, The Arcade, The Dressing Room Fusion and Pose Fair are constantly bombarding me with fabulous new finds!

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My inventory is busting at the seams but it won’t stop me.  >Insert maniacal laugh here<  You definitely don’t have to give me a reason …to shop!

CREDITS

BODY

Skin – Alyx (Peach – Smokey) – Pink Fuel **NEW**

Hair – Caprice (Chocolate) MESHTruth **NEW**

Eyes – Eternal Eyes (Gray) – IKON

MESH Hands – Slink

OUTFIT

Dress – Draped Dress (Suede Brown) MESH – [Cynful] **NEW** @TDRF (March round)

Shoes – Sophia Peeptoe MESHGos Boutique **NEW**

Hairpiece – I Follow Rivers (Rouge) MESHGlam Affair **NEW** @Collabor88

Jewelry – Copacetic Tallulah Bangles and Earrings MESH – Maxi Gossamer **NEW** @Collabor88

Accessory – Fan (Leorpard) – Shakeup **NEW** @The Arcade (event has ended)

POSES

T&A Pack – Elymode **NEW** @Pose Fair

SCENE

Asian Sideboard MESH.:Buddhabeats:.

Classic Vase with Sticks MESHTROWIX