[ R O L E P L A Y ] Haenyeo

Haenyeo (해녀)

Haenyeo (해녀) or sea women are female divers in Jeju Island in Korea.  Jeju Island is the largest island off the coast of the Korean peninsula known for its mild climate even in winter, a popular tourist destination for Koreans.  Haenyeos are known to drive without air tanks.  Their diving gear consist of a wetsuit, goggles, flippers, gloves, chest weights, L-shaped weeding hoe, and a net tied to a flotation device.   They harvest abalone, octopus, sea urchins, oysters, etc.   It is a profession which is declining with modernization but still highly respected.  My look today is not a perfect recreation of haenyeo but when I saw this wetsuit from Bare@Rose I knew I wanted to dedicate my post to them.

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– CREDITS –
Hair: Amacci Hair – Camela (with bangs options included)
Mesh Head: CATWA Kimberly
Mesh Body: Maitreya – Lara
Skin: Belleza – Celia Catwa Applier Pale for Fifty Linden Friday
*** Eyes: LEPUNK Yue Eyes Brown Catwa HUD
*** Outfit: ::: Bare@Rose ::: Wetsuit Lady Mr Blue (pink version included; bikini, goggles, flippers are all included) *NEW*
Ring: Amala – The Abigail Ring for Fifty Linden Friday 
Pose: double take: iron – all the things, LAP – Aerial Assault Pose Set/Aerial Assault II Pose Set
Location: Pacifique
Music: A Collective Effort – 해녀 (Haenyo)

(*** promotional review copy)

 

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