Before He Cheats

When I started taking photos for this blog, I honestly didn’t know which direction it was going to go in. I got the pictures and showed a friend and she had the same reaction I did and the name was decided. I have been cheated on, lied to and left broken, thinking it was me but each time something like this has happened it has only made me stronger. I know who I am and never again will someone use me in any way.

It sure is a nice car, isn’t it? Too bad it’s about to meet the business end of my bat. I haven’t been able to find this car available for sale so at this point, I am not going to credit it but the pose, on the other hand, was created by none other than Image Essentials and is available at Designer Showcase. This bento pose is made for men and women and comes with a wearable mesh bat. In order to use bento poses you MUST have a bento enabled viewer, for more realism bento hands are recommended.

Pose: Image Essentials – Batter Up V1-3F – Designer Showcase

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Next up is this amazing dress and shoes from Wicca’s Wardrobe, both available at Mesh Body Addicts this month. One dress, one HUD and 6 color options for both the dress and the belt decor you can mix and match to your heart’s content. The shoes also have the same 6 color options, as well as both, have metal change options.

Dress: Wicca’s Wardrobe – Rania Dress – Mesh Body Addicts

Shoes: Wicca’s Wardrobe – Mydia Shoes – Mesh Body Addicts

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I’ve used this backdrop before but I really love it. Bad Unicorn released this a few months ago in a set of urban style backdrops and they are just perfect for so many things.

Backdrop: Bad Unicorn – The Docks Backdrop

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There are only a few more days to get to this year’s Hair Fair and trust me you DO NOT want to miss out on the amazing hair that the creators have put out. Tableau Vivant released this stunning hair along with several others, including a male hair that my boyfriend couldn’t wait to grab since it’s just like his hair in RL. It’s uncanny really. This hair is so much fun and is available in all the standard colors.

Hair: Tableau Vivant – Duona Blonds – Hair Fair 2017

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This skin is from June’s Catwa Powder Pack but with the release of the July Powder Pack imminent I wanted to remind everyone of the quality and stunning products that come with each Powder Pack release. Amara Beauty released Livia in all 12 available skin tones with a body HUD for the June Catwa Powder Pack, it has 3 eyebrow options as well as makeups built in as well. This is the kind of amazing products you can expect in every Powder Pack. You have until 11:59 pm on July 16 to pre-order this month’s Powder Pack, don’t forget!

Skin: Amara Beauty – Livia 03 – June Catwa Powder Pack

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Banana Banshee is back with an all-new set of gorgeous eyes, Dreams is a set of 6 eye colors sold individually or as a fatpack with light and dark sclera options. They are at TWE12VE until July 31. Each color is 79L or 259L for the fatpack.

Eyes: Banana Banshee – Dream Sanjati – TWE12VE

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West End released this Daenerys-inspired shape last month and I like it so much I decided to show it off again. Made exclusively for Catwa Catya bento mesh head it is so pretty. My version is not modifiable but the one you purchase you will have the ability to change it up some if you so choose. The shape out of the box is perfection though, even if I do like a little more curve.

Shape: West End – Dae Shape

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Blushes Boutique has an amazing set of eyelashes for sale at the main store and MP location, Flirt is a set of 5 eyelashes for Catwa mesh head.

Eyelashes: Blushes Boutique – Flirt

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Last but not least is this stunning necklace from Indulge Temptation. Available at Designer Circle in 6 different HUD options with metal, bead, and leather cord colors available. You can mix and match to suit your style completely.

Necklace: Indulge Temptation – Infinity Necklace – Designer Circle

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Something Just Like This

With only a few days left in my current job, I am actually finding it harder and harder to put up with the ignorant, self-entitled people that come into the store where I work. Those that feel that they can do whatever they want and not face any consequences and that the company is responsible for the inattentiveness. *SIGHS* They exist everywhere, real life, Second Life, in every country in the world and there is nothing you can honestly do about it because those people will NEVER be wrong.
What I do, what I always do when I’m feeling a bit blah is take some pictures in Second Life. I may not be perfect at it but I think I’m pretty good, at least I try my best to showcase the amazing creations that are given to me or bought by me. The designers in SL have to deal with the entitled people that I mentioned before, constantly under fire for one indiscretion or another, a slight that only a few people see. For me, I see amazing items that I could never make myself and I am so honored to be able to share them with my readers. Before sending hateful or ignorant messages to a creator ask yourself one question “can you do it better or can you do it at all?” if the answer is “NO” then be kind in your questions and comments to creators.
Today I have an amazing dress from ChicModa to share with you, this dress is available at the current round of Cosmopolitan and is available in 10 individual colors and a fatpack. The tie and knot are able to be textured individually from the dress to create a completely unique look.

Dress: ChicModa – Julia Dress – Cosmopolitan Event

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The second stunning item I have is from Lybra and is available right now at Kinky Event. These shoes are fabulous and so unique with a color change HUD to change the main part of the shoe, the back of the shoe and the metals, which can also be turned on and off. These are just fantastic and I can’t get enough of them.

Shoes: Lybra – Tiramisu Wedges – Kinky Event

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If you haven’t made it to the Hair Fair 2017 yet you are missing out on some of the most amazing hairs I’ve seen in a long time, like this one from Iconic. I love short hair, but it’s so hard to find a fabulous one in Second Life and this hair fits the bill. It also comes with a style HUD to change the bangs, so it’s really like getting two hairs for the price of one!

Hair: Iconic – Mae Variety Pack – Hair Fair 2017

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West End is still one of my favorite shape makers, this shape made exclusively for the Lelutka Cate bento mesh head is just gorgeous. Try a demo and I can almost guarantee you’ll fall in love with your mesh bento head all over again.

Shape: West End – Sydney

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It’s no secret I love Image Essentials poses, not only because Kay Weston took in a poor, lonely girl and tried to teach her (and is still trying to teach her) how to take amazing photos. I was loyal to Image Essentials long before I met Kay and honestly the quality of poses she makes, the time and effort she puts into making amazing poses just amazes me. This set of poses includes 8 poses in total.

Pose: Image Essentials – Bold and Brassy 3

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The backdrop is part of the Illusions II gacha set and they are just amazing. I love using backdrops and Minimal does some of the most amazing backdrops I’ve seen.

Backdrop: Minimal – Illusions II – 6

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The July Lelutka Powder Pack is loaded with amazing items from several talented designers. The Powder Pack has been released which means you can’t pre-order it for the 1500L anymore but you can still grab it for the full price of 3000L and it’s totally worth it. Included this month is a beautiful new skin available in 4 tones from Modish. In the Modish pack, there are also two shapes, one for Cate and one for Simone.

Skin: Modish – Giana F03 – Lelutka Powder Pack

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A R T E is also in this month’s Powder Pack with ana amazing set of eyebrows and lashes, as well as eyeshadows (not pictured) made exclusively for Lelutka mesh heads.

Eyebrows and Lashes: A R T E – Cutie Eyebrows and Mixed Styles Lashes – Lelutka Powder Pack

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#adored has a set of eyeshadows and a blush pack (not pictured) in the Powder Pack this month and they are definitely fun. The eyeshadows are made for Lelutka and Omega and come with 9 color options.

Eyeshadow: #adored – Mosh Queen Liner – Lelutka Powder Pack

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Last but definitely not least for this month’s Lelutka Powder Pack is Alaskametro with Lumina lipstick. This is actually a makeup palette that includes 5 eyeshadows and 5 lipsticks for Lelutka mesh heads.

Lipstick: Alaskametro – Lumina Lipstick – Lelutka Powder Pack

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Mesange is back at The Chapter Four with a brand new eye pack in the 2 for 1 room. These eyes come in 16 colors, 2 colors per pack and are absolutely stunning.

Eyes: Mesange – Fiery – The Chapter Four

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Most Girls

I love this song because it’s telling you it’s ok not to be like everyone, that you can be different and it’s just fine. Too often in this world, we’re told we’re not good enough, that we need to be more like person A or why can’t you be like so and so? It’s alright to be different and it’s okay not to follow the crowd. More girls need to know that.

You know who really helps you be yourself, at least in Second Life? Riot. Seriously, her line of handmade, original mesh clothing is just amazing and I love this new tank top. There is two version of this tank top, the dress version with optional panties and the loose fit version that works with pants. The tank top comes in 28 color options with 6 additional colors for the fatpack. This tank top is available at Limit 8.

Dress: Riot – Nicole Long Tank Top Dress – Limit8

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Foxcity released this amazing set of poses at Tres Chic, there are two complete sets of poses called Effortless and you can buy them individually or as a fatpack. If you do grab the fatpack you get an exclusive fatpack pose with each set.

Pose: Foxcity – Effortless V2-1m – Tres Chic

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This location is one of my favorites in all of Second Life. Almost 4 years ago I wandered into a little-known club and found a family, Club Crash is a lesbian-friendly club with live DJs, events including live singers, contests, a beautiful sim to wander around and so much more.

Location: Club Crash

I love this hair from Phoenix and although I have blogged it previously I wanted to show you what else you can do with hair from Phoenix. Every hair she makes comes in a bunch of color options, including this pastel set. I thought I’d have a little fun and show you one of the stunning colors available in the pastel pack.

Hair: Phoenix – Carmen Pastel

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I paired this amazing hair with the all new hairbase from Just Magnetized, available in the June Catwa Powder Pack, this hairbase is for Catwa only and comes with a HUD that includes 8 colors. The Powder Pack is 1500L on pre-order but after the release you can still pick it up for the full price of 3000L.

Hairbase: Just Magnetized – Basic Hairbase Special Edition 03 – June Catwa Powder Pack

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The second item I have to share with you from the June Catwa Powder Pack is this very cool lipstick from Zibska, Gilt comes in 14 tones.

Lipstick: Zibska – Gilt – June Catwa Powder

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This gorgeous skin from 7 Deadly Skins comes in 9 omega face and body appliers and is based on the Catwa Catya mesh head. It is gorgeous and I love the sprinkle of freckles.

Skin: 7 Deadly Skins – Kat Pineapple

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I am just in love with these lashes from Blushes Boutique, this is a main store release and comes with 5 different eyelash appliers for Catwa mesh heads.

Eyelashes: Blushes Boutique – Flirt Lashes

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I paired these amazing lashes with an all new eyeshadow from Indulge Temptation and a stunning set of eyes from Mesange. Going Retro is a brand new set of eyeshadows from Indulge Temptation and is a set of 10 metallic based shadows available at Lost & Found. The awesome multi-tone eyes are from Mesange and is a mini pack at The Hidden Chapter during The Chapter Four. You can get this fantastic mini set of 5 eyes for only 150L during this occasion.

Eyeshadow: Indulge Temptation – Going Retro – Lost and Found

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Eyes: Mesange – Auster Mini Pack – The Hidden Chapter

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Piercing: Kunst – Last Quarter Moon Piercing – Kustom9

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I completed my whole, stunning look with a fabulous shape from West End. Made specifically for Catwa Catya mesh head, this shape is perfection. Completely modifiable as well to adjust the look to suit you fully.

Shape: West End – Heather

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I will be completely honest and tell you, these shoes are the reason I put this whole look together. Moda released these fabulous platform sandals for Kinky Event and I just had to have them. They are absolutely gorgeous and only 499L for the entire pack.

Shoes: Moda – Sophia Strapped Platforms – Kinky Event

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Kokomo

When I was a kid, Cocktail came out, the hit song from The Beach Boy, Kokomo was part of the soundtrack and it was forever emblazoned in my mind with escaping and living your dreams. I got this set from KraftWork and immediately thought of beautiful beaches, crisp white sand, the waves gently licking at my feet. My perfect escape. I’m working on a plan to get where I really want to be in RL and the first step was finding a job that won’t make me eat, sleep, and breath it. That done, next, I am going to fix my credit, get a few other things I’ve put off taken care of and by the time my youngest daughter graduates high school I should be well on my way to living the life I was meant to live.

First up, I want to cover the featured pic of this blog, since that is where you can see the amazing beach burger shack created by the one and only KraftWork. This is available right now at Knot & Co until September. It is all one piece and comes with the sandbox with chairs situated in front of the shack. The whole things is just fabulous.

Building: KraftWork  – Beach Burger Shack – Knot & Co

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Knowing the location for my scene was easy and having seen an ad on Facebook for a brand new hair from Doe I knew I was going to use that too, but what to wear? There are so many bikinis and swimsuits available right now, but I didn’t want to go that route. I went digging through my blogger pages in Blogotex and landed on this adorable dress from MOoH! With 6 mix and match colors to choose from you can make this dress completely your own. The top is solid, the skirt patterned and textured individually so that you can mix and match colors. It comes with standard sizes, standard fitmesh sizes, Maitreya and Slink. This is part of the all new Spring Cleaning event.

Dress: MOoH! – Sara Dress Summer

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Now the hair. Doe released Jamie for SaNaRae and it is a gacha. The super cute pigtailed style hair is soft and curly and there is a total of 18 packs to win, 14 commons and 4 rares. I love this hair so much and it’s not just because it has my real name attached to it I swear!

Hair: Doe – Jamie Twotone Essentials Rare – SaNaRae

I used three different pose sets for this picture and two poses from one set. The featured picture has the pose Dreamy 5 Mirror, the main pic has Dreamy 4.

Pose: Image Essentials – Dreamy Pose Set with Mirrors – TWE12VE

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Shape: West End – Sydney for Lelutka Cate

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Pose: Image Essentials – Viper

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Lumae is so much more than skins, although she does amazing skins. This forehead jewel is from Lumae and is part of 4 different jewels available right now at Midsummer Enchantment. Each of the four packs includes multiple color options and they are just beautiful.

Forehead Gem: Lumae – Minu Multi 2 – Midsummer Enchantment

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Powder Pack is getting ready to release July’s Lelutka Powder Pack but in the meantime, if you didn’t grab June’s already you are truly missing out. YS&YS included a brand new skin for and Modish had a Lelutka hairbase. YS&YS skin Maddie comes with 4 tones included and the Omega body appliers to match. It is so pretty and looks amazing on my Lelutka Cate bento head. The Modish hairbase is only for Lelutka mesh heads and is just perfect. You can still get the June Lelutka Powder Pack for the full price of 3000L.

Skin: YS&YS – Maddie Tone 02 – Lelutka Powder Pack

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Hairbase: Modish – Hena – Lelutka Powder Pack

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Mesange has this amazing set of eyes available at The Chapter Four, as usual, Mesange is in the two for one room, so instead of the standard 15 colors there is 16 and sold in packs of two or as a fatpack.

Eyes: Mesange – Kitej – The Chapter Four

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This is the second style of Liquid Foil polishes from ZOZ available at Cosmopolitan. I just love these polishes so much I had to show off the other set too. As with all ZOZ nails, these polishes are available for Slink, Maitreya, Omega, Vista, and ZOZ mesh nails or as a fatpack.

Nails: ZOZ – Liquid Foil Polish – Cosmopolitan Event

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Rings: Codex – Flora Bento Rings

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Nose Ring: Kunst – Last Quarter Moon – Kustom9

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I almost forgot something! When I originally started looking for things to include in this blog I grabbed the awesome little set of bears from MOoH! forgetting entirely that they are avatars and not decor because my brain doesn’t work sometimes. So, of course, I had to take a picture and include it. Available at TWE12VE, this gacha includes 8 avatar bears in a summer theme, there are 6 commons and 2 rares to win.

Avatar: MOoH! – Beach Side Bear Beach Girl – TWE12VE

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Pose: Image Essentials – Khaleesi 2

Wicked Garden

I almost feel back to my old self, I’m blogging more frequently again, finding inspiration more and more and that makes me happy. Blogging has been a pretty large part of my life for over 2 years and every time I start to feel like I’m not good enough or that I’m talking to myself I have to take a step back, look at what amazing designers have entrusted me with their designs, the blogs I have written and the comments and encouragement I do get. I get over the slump and start again.

First up today I have the amazing contribution to June’s BishBox from none other than ChicModa. This is exclusive to the BishBox which you can pre-order clear up to the 20th of the month at noon when the box is released. Once it has been released you can still grab it for the full price of 3000L. This dress is amazing with 4 sheer overlay skirt textures that you can toggle on and off, 5 under skirt texture and 15 shirt textures, 5 plain and 10 with graphics.

Dress: ChicModa – Eleanor Dress – BishBox

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I needed the perfect backdrop to complete my look and so I started digging through my inventory and remembered the Pseudo backdrops I’d gotten at SaNaRae in April. The New York-themed backdrops are so much fun and this one fit in perfectly with the theme of the BishBox; Rock Rebel.

Backdrop: Pseudo – Lovely Bones Scene

Foxcity released two all new pose sets for Tres Chic, these bento enabled poses are so much fun and can be purchased individually or as a fatpack.

Pose: Foxcity – Effortless V2-2M – Tres Chic

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West End is still my favorite shape maker and I still recommend them to anyone looking for a great shape. These fully modifiable shapes help you create your look.

ShapeWest End – Sydney for Lelutka Cate

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I seriously have the most amazing, sweet boyfriend who, no matter how many times I tell him I don’t need gifts still sends me gifts. These shoes are one of those awesome gifts and the KC Couture HUDs are out of this world. The options to mix and match are outstanding.

Shoes: KC Couture – Roxanne Strappy Boots

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#FOXY is at N°21 with this amazing new hair, the high braided ponytail was one I couldn’t pass up and the styling HUD options are perfect. There are 3 options for the braid and 5 bang options. I had to have it!

Hair: #Foxy – Mai Hair Blondes – N°21

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7 Deadly Skins is at Applique again this month with this beautiful Lelutka only applier, shown on Lelutka Cate Bento mesh head. There are 2 separate HUDs, one with 5 lighter tones and one with 5 darker tones, it is only the face applier and you must own or purchase the body appliers separately.

Skin: 7 Deadly Skins – Bianca HUD A Marshmellow – Appliquè 

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Manik Queen is at Vintage Fair with these amazing sunglasses. There are 6 different versions of these glasses to pick up, each with a HUD and they are so much FUN!

Glasses: Manik Queen – Betty Babes Glasses Black Polka Dot – Vintage Fair

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Banana Banshee is at TWE12VE with an all new set of amazing eyes called Seaside. This pack of 6 colors is available individually or as a fatpack and come with a white and dark sclera option.

Eyes: Banana Banshee – Seaside Ocean White Sclera – TWE12VE

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I dug into a Powder Pack from the past to show off the amazing lipstick from YS&YS, this is from May but as with any released pack you can purchase old packs for the full price of 3000L.

Lipstick: YS&YS – Powder Lip Applier – Lelutka Powder Pack

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Lulu polish from ZOZ came out last month during The Chapter Four but you can still grab this amazing polish at the main store. I love the vibrancy that ZOZ brings to her polish, the shine is like no other. All ZOZ polish is available in appliers for Slink, Maitreya, Omega, Vista Bento and ZOZ brand mesh nails, you can buy them individually or as a fatpack and get all the appliers, especially if you’re like me and mix and match body parts often.

Nails: ZOZ – Lulu Dark

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Rings: Codex – Flora Bento Rings

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I cheat frequently when it comes to blogging new releases from !NFINITY, like this necklace for example. It is made for men and is available at Men Only Monthly but doesn’t it look pretty on me? With four metal options to choose from, each with a HUD to change the feathers and leather necklace, it’s absolutely fabulous. The main ring of the necklace is the only thing that doesn’t change and is the one you purchase, so make sure you grab the color you want. This necklace is unrigged and has a resizer built in for the perfect fit.

Necklace: !NFINITY – Feather Necklace – Men Only Monthly

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Swish Swish

Real life has reared it’s ugly head in some of the worst ways imaginable, I am trying to keep from drowning in panic. It’s not easy when the responsibilities you have seem to weigh down on you all at once but I am trying to keep positive and I am doing things I wouldn’t normally do to keep afloat. Blogging is a stress reliever for me, most of the time and lately it’s been kind of stressful for me as well but I am also trying to stay positive on that as well and doing the thing that I do. I love blogging and I am using the posts for my sounding board, for my cathartic release.

I received my blogger pack from Wicca’s Wardrobe, the brand new release available right now at We <3 Roleplay. I love Wicca’s Wardrobe, the beautifully crafted, handmade mesh items and designs she comes up with. The colors and styles are always spot on and I am still so honored to blog for such an amazing designer. Phoebe is a corset, skirt, and necklace set with a HUD to change and mix and match to fit your style. The corset and skirt can be changed to 6 colors, each piece color change independently. The necklace comes with a HUD as well to change the metals and gems.

Outfit: Wicca’s Wardrobe – Phoebe – We <3 RP

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I needed the perfect pose so I went to one of my favorite Bento Pose stores, Reve Obscura to see what was new and this one came up. Bento poses are unique in the fact that they do pose your hands as well as your body and in some cases even your face if you have a bento mesh head. This pose does req uire a bento viewer and bento mesh hands to be completely perfect.

Pose: Reve Obscura – Temptation

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I have the best boyfriend, he’s always buying me shoes and this is the last set he bought me, well one of the two he bought me. I needed a pair of shoes that fit well with this dress and I had to include these amazing strappy. booted sandals from KC Couture. I love the HUD that comes with KC because you can completely mix and match an enormous amount of colors to fit your look.

Shoes: KC Couture – Roxanne Strappy Boots

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I finally have the last of the four backdrops from Minimal to share with you, the Underground backdrops are a set of four individual backdrops available at the newest round of Uber. As I have mentioned before I am a backdrop junkie and had to have these.

Backdrop: Minimal – Underground Background 2 – Uber

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I hunted through my inventory for the perfect hair and none of them quite fit the bill, it had been a while since I had checked out EMO-tions and I’m really glad I did because I found this awesome, braided hair. EMO-tions hair comes with hairbases for Lelutka, Catwa, Omega and standard avatars as well as a HUD to change the color in the specific range you purchased and in this case a bonus HUD to change any decoration.

Hair: EMO-tions – Avril

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I am a little behind on sharing the all new Lelutka Powder Pack that came out June 1. Catwa Powder Pack pre-orders are now open. The pre-order costs you 1500L, if you wait to see what the pack has before purchase then you have to shell out 3000L and trust me, I have NEVER been disappointed with anything in the Powder Packs, either one. This month the designers have come up with some absolutely stunning items that I am showing you on my Lelutka Cate Bento Mesh Head.
Glam Affair has a stunning new skin applier made for Lelutka and if you already have Maitreya body and hands you need not purchase the individual body appliers since they are built into the Maitreya HUD. Barbara comes in 7 tones and is perfection.

Skin: Glam Affair – Barbara Jamaica – Lelutka Powder Pack

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DeeTaleZ included a mixed face applier, this applier includes eyebrows that are tintable, freckles, lipgloss and eye bags. I chose the eyebrows and used my Lelutka tinter to get them to the color that I wanted. Super easy to use.

Eyebrows: DeeTaleZ – Mixed Facial Addons for Lelutka – Lelutka Powder Pack

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#adored has fairy dust, this facial applier has 4 different styles of fairy dust blush and it is so much fun, the highlighter really brings out your cheeks.

Blush: #adored– Fairy Dust Face Highlighter – Lelutka Powder Pack

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SlackGirl included an all new eye set in this month’s Powder Pack, this set of 8 eye colors come with SlackGirl’s mesh eyes and an applier for Lelutka eyes. The colors are shining and bright.

Eyes: SlackGirl – Laura Lelutka – Lelutka Powder Pack

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Zibska included one blush, three eye makeups and one lip color in the Powder Pack this month, I chose one of the eyeshadows and the lip color to feature today.

Eyeshadow: Zibska – Torri Eye Makeup Lelutka – Lelutka Powder Pack

Lipstick: Zibska – Saira Lip Color Lelutka – Lelutka Powder Pack

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I love West End, honestly, if it wasn’t for this shape maker I may have scrapped not one, but both of my bento mesh heads. I couldn’t quite get my face right and so I decided to hit the MP and see what I could find. I tried a demo of the West End shape and found my face. When I saw blogger applications open up I had to apply and I was accepted. I love showing you the amazing shapes she makes. Sydney is exclusively for Lelutka Cate bento mesh head and will not look right with any other mesh head. This is exactly what it looks like out of the box with no modifications.

Shape: West End – Sydney

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It is no secret that I adore ZOZ and the polishes she creates. This new polish is available at Cosmopolitan and comes in two different color sets. Each polish is made for Maitreya, Slink, Omega, Vista and ZOZ mesh nails.

Nails: ZOZ – Gail – Cosmopolitan Event

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Crying in the Club

With the latest terror attack in London, there are questions swirling around in my brain. Why is there so much hate, why do people have to be so cruel? What did those people do to earn this horrific death? Absolutely nothing is the answer, this is the sins of the father visiting the son so to speak. I wish I could just make peace and friendship a thing, get rid of all the hate, racism and bigotry that is in the world. I wasn’t raised to hate, I was raised with respect and love and these tales of terror just really make no sense to me.
I didn’t start this blog with the intention of voicing my thoughts on the horrors around the world, but sometimes you just have to get it off your chest. On a positive note, I was scrolling through my Blogotex dashboard yesterday, the new feature allows you to see all your designers, open applications, and rejections in one place. I applied to Lybra, never expecting to get accepted because let’s be honest. I never think I’m going to be accepted, it’s how I keep going. I had been waiting to see who Lybra had chosen as a blogger since I knew it was coming fairly quickly. I scrolled to the spot where my open applications were and it was gone so I immediately scrolled to the rejections and it wasn’t there either. I start looking through my list of designers and there is Lybra, I about had a heart attack! I am so excited and honored to blog for such an amazing brand.

Limit8 is still going on right now and Lybra is there with two creations. Milly is the non-limited dress and comes in 10 colors or a fatpack with 16 colors. This dress is so cute with the lace overlay skirt and I couldn’t wait to put it on and show it all to you. The Limit8 version is called Gabriella, it has 16 colors and is completely limited. If you want the Gabriella you have to go get it now before the event ends.

Dress: Lybra – Milly Green – Limit8

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Image Essentials is at Jersey Shore, which opened June 3 and goes until June 24. This all new set of bento poses comes with 4 poses plus mirrors. You can grab this set for only 300L.

Pose: Image Essentials – Bold and Brassy 4 – Jersey Shore

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1313 Mockingbird Lane is at Vintage Fair starting June 9. The Princess PURRse gacha has 8 rezzable and 8 wearable versions. The rares are the clear plastic that you can modify if you are comfortable with your editing skills. To be on the safe side Tequilla is willing to trade you a copy version for your transfer version so if you make a mistake you can still have your awesome purse.

Purse: 1313 Mockingbird Lane – Princess PURRse Clear Wearable Rare – Vintage Fair (LM Coming June 9)

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I’m a backdrop junkie, I will admit that and when Uber opened I had to go grab these amazing new backdrops from Minimal. This will be the third of four backdrops that I have included in my blog, I really do use them all the time! The underground set is 4 different, grungy, urban-inspired backdrops and as always they are AMAZING. You CAN buy them individually but why would you?

Backdrop: Minimal – Underground Background 1 – Uber

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Phoenix is killing it with the hair selection and this one available at Tropical Summer is no different. It’s a short bobbed hairstyle in the back with long tendrils framing your face in the front. Available in all normal color packs with a regular, plus version and fitted mesh version that works with physics for the bounce you can’t go wrong.

Hair: Phoenix – Carmen Fitted – Tropical Summer Fair

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Les Fest started yesterday and ends tonight. This two-day event is to celebrate the lesbians, bisexual and pansexual women of not only SL but the world. Tons of events, as well as shops, are happening right now and there is a place for kids to hang out as well. I was honored to be asked to share some of my photographs in the Gallery area alongside some of the most amazing photographers I know and one such photographer, Lizz Avon also has a store called Blushes Boutique. She made this amazing pride eyeshadow, available for purchase in the shopping area of Les Fest for only 99L. There are 3 colors built into the HUD. I love this eyeshadow so much and I am happy to let my PRIDE show!

Eyeshadow: Blushes Boutique – Eyeshadow Pride – Les Fest Shopping District

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The next two items kind of go hand in hand in my mind. West End is at Cosmopolitan with an all new Daenerys Targaryen look alike shape. Daenarys is my favorite character in GoT and so I was super excited to blog this shape. This is exactly what it looks like out of the box, West End makes such amazing shapes. This is ONLY for Catwa Catya bento mesh head only, any other heads it will not look right, try a demo before purchase.

Shape: West End – Dae Shape – Cosmopolitan Event

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Since I was wearing the Daenerys inspired shape I wanted to have the smooth, creamy complexion that is also known to Daenerys so I chose this stunning skin from 7 Deadly Skins. Luka will be available eBento starting June 15 and is for Omega Face and Body. It is an all in one HUD in 8 tones. I chose snow because of it’s super fair complexion.

Skin: 7 Deadly Skins – Luka Snow – eBento

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The eyes from Mesange are the Women’s Only Hunt gift and include 5 colors in one HUD.

Eyes: Mesange – Goldmine 5 – Women’s Only Hunt

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Indulge Temptation is also at Jersey Shore with this amazing necklace. It’s available in 6 different HUD and is just beautiful.

Necklace: Indulge Temptation – Serena 1 – Jersey Shore

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Glamistry always has the right shoe for the look I want and these are no exception. The HUDs with Glamistry shoes allow you to completely mix and match to create a look unique to you.

Shoes: Glamistry – Eranthis Heels

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I’m a Lady

I am so far behind on stuff, I dig through my inventory constantly and find new things that I’ve missed blogging previously, or better yet an outfit from two different creators that just go together like they were made for each other. My passion for blogging is waning and I’m trying to find it again. I know it exists and I adore each and every creator that has given their trust in me to create amazing blogs for their creations. They deserve the best and I do my best to show them they way they deserve.

If you read my blog, and I know some of you do, you’ll recognize this top from my post the other day. I love it so much and the style is so perfect I decided to share it with you again in a different fashion. ChicModa has released this top for the newest round of Cosmopolitan and it’s just fabulous. Available in 10 colors or a fatpack you’ll want them all.

Top: ChicModa – Carol Top – Cosmopolitan Event

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RIOT is at Tres Chic this month with the fabulous, long denim shorts. She heard you asking for them and here they are. Available in 20 colors with 8 metals or in a fatpack you do NOT want to miss out on these shorts. They are made to fit Maitreya, all Belleza, all Slink and TMP. The rigging on these, like all Riot items, is perfect. In my experience, there is never any gaps with Riot clothing.

Shorts: Riot – Arya Denim – Tres Chic

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This outfit honestly puts itself together. As soon as I had the top and shorts on I knew exactly what shoes I needed to go with them. N°21 here I come and the brand new release from Empire. These boots are perfect. Fit for Maitreya, all Belleza, all Slink including male and Toddleedoo baby and kid you will want these.

Shoes: Empire – Ixora – N°21

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West End is also at Cosmopolitan this round with Styles for Miles pose pack. This pack includes the skateboard and 5 poses, add the skateboard for the pose you want. Again this post really just put itself together.

Pose: West End – Styles for Miles 5 – Cosmopolitan Event

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SaNaRae is over but this backdrop lives on. Pseudo released New York-inspired backdrops and to be perfectly honest I have been looking for the opportunity to use this particular one. It has finally come.

Backdrop: Pseudo – Back Alley Exit Scene

I needed the perfect hair to complete my look and I headed over to #Foxy. This hair was just what I was thinking and I snatched it right up.

Hair: Foxy – Smitten Kitten Blondes

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I try to cover as many items as possible from the Powder Pack and this time we have a brand new, exclusive skin from Essences. This pack has 3 tones in 2 different types for each tone, the body appliers, eyebrow shaper and base shape (last two not included). Remember Powder Pack can be pre-ordered before release for only 1500L, after release it’s 3000L so you should definitely pre-order.

Skin: Essences – Dawn Medium01 – May Catwa Powder Pack

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Glam Affair was also in this month’s Catwa Powder Pack with a face applier in Polar tone and a makeup kit. I chose the makeup kit that includes 8 eyeshadows and 15 lip colors.

Makeup: Glam Affair – Polly Makeup – May Catwa Powder Pack

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Powder Pack Marketplace

These stunning eyes are from Mesange and are available at  On9 through the end of May. The stunning tones of these eyes are sure to bring the attention back to your eyes.

Eyes: Mesange – Sanctis – On9

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Applique is still happening right now and Savage is there with an all new tattoo for Maitreya, Belleza, Slink and Signature. It comes with 3 colors built into one HUD, black, red, and white.

Tattoo: Savage – Kami Tattoo – Appliquè

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Attention

I’ve actually been waiting for the right moment to use this song and the two new releases from ChicModa finally gave me my opening. I have been seriously slacking on my blog lately. I don’t know if I’m hitting another slump and maybe will end up taking a break or if I just have so much going on with other things. My niece got married on this past Saturday, I’ve taken on a position as a hostess at Frank’s Place Jazz Club which I am so excited about. I’ve spent the past year on my blogging platform, cut off from the rest of Second Life, focusing on building my blog and making it better and better. Since I began dating Maxe I’ve decided I’d like to get back into the real world a bit, I still love blogging and I will continue to do it but I might not be as active as I have in the past.

I am so excited to show you the two items from ChicModa that were just released. First up we have an all new top. Available at Cosmopolitan from May 21 to June 3. This top comes in 10 individual colors for 189L or a fatpack of colors for 1099L.
The skirt is the BishBox release and will not be available anywhere but the BishBox. If you missed the pre-order you can still pick it up for the full price of 3000L and then remember to pre-order June’s box for only 1500L.

Top: ChicModa – Carol Top – Cosmopolitan Event

Skirt: ChicModa  – Aly Skirt – BishBox

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Stealthic released this hair for the anniversary round of FaMESHed. I love Stealthic because they include a style HUD with the hairs they create. It’s like getting 4 hairs for one price.

Hair: Stealthic – Sirens – FaMESHed

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Glamistry has some of the most amazing shoes and Angelica is no exception. The HUD with this shoe includes two exclusive colors as well as the normal, immense colors that are included with almost every other shoe that Glamistry creates.

Shoes: Glamistry – Angelica

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I needed the perfect pose and Reve Obscura gave me just what I wanted. This bento pose does require bento hands and bento enabled viewer for the best results.

Pose: Reve Obscura – Duces

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I actually created this scene for another photoshoot I plan on doing with one handsome guy later on, but when I put this outfit together I realized it was perfect for the theme I was going with now.

Backdrop: Bad Unicorn – The Docks

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Car: Alibi – Liberty Walk 458 Ferrari

The May Catwa Powder Pack released a few days ago and the creators of the items in this pack pulled no stops. Amara Beauty has included a new skin. Katie comes with both a Catwa face HUD and an Omega body HUD with all available skin tones. Although pre-orders are done you can still pick up the Powder Pack at full price of 3000L.

Skin: Amara Beauty – Katie 03 – May Catwa Powder Pack

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Zibska has included a full makeup palette with eyeshadow, lipstick, and blushes for this month’s Powder Pack. The tones are so much fun.

Eyeshadow: Zibska – Hasina – May Catwa Powder Pack

Lipstick: Zibska – Vette – May Catwa Powder Pack

Blush: Zibska – Sarika – May Catwa Powder Pack

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Powder Pack Marketplace

Banana Banshee is back at Lost and Found with Neko, these bright sparkling eyes come in 6 colors.

Eyes: Banana Banshee – Neko Indigo – Lost and Found

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I love West End shapes and include one in almost every post. This is my normal shape, unedited and right out of the box I fell in love. The one I wear for everyday is slightly modified but this is out of the box and gorgeous.

Shape: West End – Chloe for Catwa Catya

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!NFINITY is at Whimsical with this beautiful Cinderella-inspired carriage necklace. This necklace is available in 4 metal tones and comes with a HUD to change the jewel and turn glow on and off.

Necklace: !NFINITY – Enchanted Pumpkin – Whimsical

ZOZ is back at Cosmopolitan with two new sets of polish. Astra comes in two individual color HUDs, light and dark and is just gorgeous. Available for Maitreya, Omega, Slink, Vista and ZOZ mesh nails.

Nails: ZOZ – Astra 2 – Cosmopolitan Event

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I am loving all the bento rings coming out and Codex is no exception. This new set of rings is available at Shiny Shabby and fit for Maitreya, it comes with a HUD that enables you to show and hide each ring individually as well as a metals option and jewel option.

Rings: Codex – Flora Maitreya Bento Rings – Shiny Shabby

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Malibu

I am a slacker, well not really but kind of. I got the pictures done for this blog yesterday, taken, edited, saved in triplicate and then RL called and I had to run away.

I have previously blogged this hair and honestly, it still reminds me of Daenerys Targaryen and a style that she’d wear. The style HUD included has 4 options of how to wear this hair and it’s just beautiful. You can purchase an optional tint HUD to be able to wear any color that you’d like to, for those that are not already included in one of the hair packs.

Hair: Stealthic – Cadence

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RIOT has outdone herself once again with this amazing bikini. Available in 26 colors or a fatpack with 11 fatpack exclusive ombre colors you can grab yours at Mesh Body Addicts/ The included HUD toggles everything. Want to wear the top with a skirt? Turn the bottom pearls and suit off. There are so many ways to wear this bikini.

Bikini: Riot – Malihini Bikini – Mesh Body Addicts

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I still credit West End with giving me the new love of my face. I was having the hardest time creating a face with my new bento mesh heads and so I took to the Marketplace to try a few shapes out and I found West End. I fell in love and now I blog for them. This shape is for Catya only.

Shape: West End – Heather

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Location: Warm Springs

May Catwa Powder Pack was released yesterday morning and I think this is by far one of my favorite packs to date. Although it has been released and is no longer available at the reduced, pre-order price you can still grab this pack at full price of only 3000L. It is totally worth every linden. I opened my pack and immediately started trying out the different appliers to create my look. First, I had to find a skin and I chose the Modish skin from this month’s pack. Included from Modish is Vega in 5 skin tones and 4 brow options as well as 10 lipsticks (not pictured). There is an Omega body applier HUD as well as 3 optional shapes and an eyebrow shaper(not pictured). You can create a brand new look with just this item from Modish.

Skin: Modish – Vera T03 – May Catwa Powder Pack

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Just Magnetized is back in this month’s Powder Pack with the Vanity Case applier set. There are 4 eyebrow colors, 4 moles, and 4 lipsticks included in this vanity set and I chose the light brown eyebrows and cheek mole as part of my look.

Eyebrows: Just Magnetized – Vanity Case Set 01 for Catwa – May Catwa Powder Pack

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I opened this pack from Izzie’s and fell in love. The under eye glitter comes in two versions, under eye only and under eye plus liner. For each version, there are 10 color options. I fell immediately in love with this eyeshadow.

Eyeshadow: Izzie’s – Under Eye Glitter – May Catwa Powder Pack

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DeeTaleZ has included the Dramatic eyes and lashes collection. I chose to use one of the lashes included in this set and it was hard to choose one of the 6 eyelashes.

Eyelashes: DeeTaleZ – Dramatic Lashes – May Catwa Powder Pack

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SlackGirl has moon eyes! These eyes have two options, wear the included mesh eyes or use the applier to use your Catwa mesh eyes. There are 8 eye tones to choose from and they are just gorgeous.

EyesSlackGirl – Moon Eyes – May Catwa Powder Pack

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Pink Fuel has included to lipstick palettes for this month’s Powder Pack, pink and red. There 6 colors for each tone in 3 tone options; light, medium, and dark. These lipsticks are stunning and perfect to complete my look.

Lipstick: SlackGirl – Essential Pinks – May Catwa Powder Pack

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Powder Pack Marketplace

The perfect look needs a gorgeous polish to complete it and ZOZ never fails to bring you the best in nail polishes. This nail polish is available at the anniversary round of The Chapter Four and has two HUD options available for purchase. As always there are 9 colors per HUD and can be used with Maitreya, Slink, Omega, Vista Bento and ZOZ mesh nails.

Polish: ZOZ – Lulu Dark Polish – The Chapter Four

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