Aoharu

Rock & Roll

It’s Saturday night and I am in the mood for some rock & roll.  I picked up this cute white feather cocktail dress from Unique Store for only L$49, pulled out my favorite rider’s jacket from Aoharu, added some funky accessories, and voila!  I am ready to rock!  The hair is new from Rosy Mood, currently on sale, 50% off, at Sannomiya Summer Festival.  The microphones are also new purchases from Olive Juice.  It’s a set of 6 microphones with rock star poses.  I love it and the set only costs L$50.  I don’t have a job in SL anymore, so I love finding good bargains these days.  🙂

– CREDITS –
Hair: Rosy Mood – Papillon Brown
Skin: Curio – Shell Frex Light Jasmine Mysterious 1
Eyes: Tuli – Brown Eyes
Eyelashes: Redgrave – Glamour
Make Up: Lion Skins – Cosmetic 8 (prototype version)
Jacket: Aoharu – Short Riders Jacket Black Silver
Dress: Unique Clothing – Angel
Tights: Tres Blah – Tights Polkadots Black
Earrings: Dark Mouse – Crystal Earrings Silver
Necklace: Tres Blah – Cross Necklace Black
Shoes: Miel – Far Boots Solid
Microphones: Olive Juice – Rockstar 4 and 7 (includes poses)
Location: Industrial Dreamz

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[ s t y l e ] City Chic

I am back from my business trip in RL and back to my comfortable home in Seoul.  The weather is quite cold, and with G20 Summit, the traffic is quite terrible too, giving me no motivation to go out of my home if possible.  This is a look I put together just before my business trip but forgot to share.  It started off with my new leggings from JE*Republic.  They are hip and cool.  I would love to have a pair like these in RL.  Thank you Jungeun for the gift!!!

– CREDITS –
Hair: Magika – Lust Brown Nougat
Skin: Tuli – Audrey Tone 3 Brown Eyebrows 07  *R*
Makeup Tattoo: Glow Studio – Pin Up Eyeliner
Eyes: Nana – Natural Brown Eyes  *R*
Lashes: Magika – Real Prim Eyelashes
Earrings: Glow Studio – KOS Gold Earrnings (part of set)
Jacket: Aoharu – Sailor Collar Jacket Black
Top: Blaze – Crush Tube Dress C Top &  C Bottoms (part of outfit)
Pants: JE*Republic – Jazzy Platinum Leggings  *R*
Stockings: Insolence – Classic Black Nylon Seamed Stockings
Bag: Armidi Gisaci – Focsani Bag Lare
Pose: Diesel Works – Odyssey 4  *R*
Location: AMG Boudoir
Advanced Sky: Caliah’s WL Preset
Music: Muse – Uprising

NOTE: *R* denotes review copy.

[ s t y l e ] Rocker Princess

Sometimes I like to mix & match items of clothing that may seem like an oxymoron, of contrasting styles.  It makes dressing up much more fun.  Mix a tutu skirt with a studded leather jacket, and be a rocker princess for the day.  Make sure the leather jacket is tight fitting so it enhances the volume of the skirt.

– BODY –
Hair: Sprocket Dragees from Tiny Bird
Skin: Inanna Vernissage Pale Brigitte from LeeZu! and LionSkins
Eyes: Cabbage Eyes Smoky Quartz from MJ+Dada
Lashes: Bedroom Lashes from Cake

– OUTFIT –
Earrings: Elise Black Pearl Earrings from Second Mirage (part of set, available only on xstreetsl.com)
Necklace: Frola Black & Platinum Necklace Brooch from RA Crystal
Jacket: Short Riders Jacket Black/Silver from Aoharu
Shirt: Tee Call Me from Emery (part of previous gift outfit)
Skirt: La Sylphide Skirt Teal from Aleri Darkes (may no longer be available) 
Bag: Ivanna Evening Clutch Black/Silver from Cherry
Ring: Chantal Ring from Donna Flora (part of set)
Shoes: Athena Open-Toe Stiletto Boots Black from Tesla

– OTHERS –
Poses: Glam 7 and 17 from Diesel Works
Music: Vive La Fête – La Verite

[ s k i n ] Shua by JE*Republic

My dear friend Jungeun Vella from JE*Republic recently released a new skin line, Shua.  She was kind to send me a review copy over the weekend and I was pleasantly surprised.  The facial features of Shua are very different from the skins I usually wear, very cute and innocent.  There are ten different make ups available, shown below.  Each make up pack comes with a variety of options, including freckles and hair base options, as well as four different eyebrow shapes.  The freckles version is the most appealing to me with a slightly sunburnt cheeks and nose.  The body detail is pretty realistic although some may find the body shading a bit too harsh, especially on the back. Also, note there are some minor visible seamlines.  Nonetheless, I believe these skins are perfect for those seeking a cute avie.  Pick up some demos and try them!!!


– CREDITS –
Hair: Girl Anachronism Brownie from Tiny Bird
Skin: Shua Tan Freckle from JE*Republic *** REVIEW COPY ***
Eyes: Cabbage Eyes Smoky Quartz by MJ+Dada
Lashes: Photoshoot II Lashes by LeLutka
Necklace: Apple Necklace from Atelier AM
Earrings: Cyprien Pierced Earrings by U&R
Bracelet: Sweet Wrapping Bracelet by U&R
Jacket: Short Jean Jacket Blue from Aoharu
Dress: Basic One-Piece Plaid Greenearth from Ohmai
Bikini: Roxy Rainbow Swimsuit by SD Wears
Bag: I’m Not A Plastic Bag Purple from Decollage by Marcelle DeCuir
Stocking: Fun Times Tintable Stockings from Veschi (tinted purple)
Shoes: Laceup Boots Brown from Anexx
Poses: Just Walk Away by LAP, Handbag 3 by ImpEle, Piper 3 by Diesel Works

[ s t y l e ] Nordic Knits

I am back to my comfy knits, keeping myself warm during these cold winter days.  A trapper hat, bulky knits, boyfriend jeans and a pair old boots are some of my basics in my RL winter wardrobe.

– BODY –
Hair: Bea Updo Onyx by Pocket Mirrors (edited color to add dark brown highlights)
Skin: Uma Pale Kringle by Cyanide (free)
Eyes: Cabbage Eyes Smoky Quartz by MJ+Dada
Lashes: Photoshoot II Lashes by LeLutka

– OUTFIT –
Hat: Plaid Trapper Hat by Agent Orange  *** REVIEW COPY ***
Coat: Nordic Knit Coat Red by Aoharu
Top: Stretchy Stripes Knit Dress Top by Gigi Couture (part of outfit)
Jeans: Jeans 03 Light by Sweetest Goodbye  *** SPONSOR ***
Bag: Bellissima 09 Brown by BareRose
Belt: Color Belt Old Leather by Bukka
Shoes: Leather Riders Boot by Anexx

– OTHERS –
Pose: In Motion, The Look, and Bringin It by LAP
Music: Cloud featuring Yoanna – Winternights (Nordic Lounge)

[ s t y l e ] Azucena Queen

Today I feel like a princess wearing my new fine jewelry set from Alienbear Designs.  Azucena Queen is exquisitely made, adding a refined and elegant touch to any outfit.  This full set of jewelry includes two types of crowns and necklaces, a simpler version and a more detailed and extravagant version.   The set also comes with two different types of drop earrings.  I am wearing the more extravagant version of the crown and the necklace, as well as Type II earrings.  Type I is simpler, but equally beautiful.  Bracelets are also included in the set.  I do not get to wear my fine jewelry that often, even less a crown, but today is a special day.  I picked out a simple gown from Nardcotix to show off my new jewelry.  Note Alienbear’s jewelry are scripted to sparkle which you can turn on/off by typing the right command on chat box.  

– BODY –
Hair: JE*Republic – Antoinette Smoky
Skin: YourSkin & YourShape – Zara 06 Gold Black Eyebrow
Eyes: MJ+Dada – Cabbage Eyes Tiger’s Eye
Lashes: LeLutka – Photoshoot II Lashes
Manicure: Sin Skins – Glitter Manicure Pearl

– OUTFIT –
Jewelry: Alienbear Designs – Azucena Queen Soft Antique Gold Set
Dress: Nardcotix – Cleopatra
Shoes: Aoharu – Ethnic Bijou Sandals Opal

– OTHERS –
Pose: LAP – Jewelry Pose 3, Reel Expression – Luth Material Girl Pose 3, 7
Music: Mondo Grosso featuring Monday Michiru – Butterfly

[ s k i n ] Vella by JE*Republic

[ s k i n ] Vella by JE*Republic

Jungeun Vella from JE*Republic released her first skin collection called Vella.  I picked out Vella Snow Runway series to show you today.  I love the exotic make-up choices and the face is so luscious.  The deep set eyes and kissable glossy lips are extremely sensual. 

The body detail is quite realistic too.  Some may find the shadowing on the back a bit harsh, but overall body shading is quite lovely, especially the chest and tummy area.  There are some minor visible seamlines on the back but nothing that can’t be dismissed.  After all, a beautiful face is more important for me when choosing a skin, since I hardly get naked in SL.

Check out some of my favorite make-ups below.  Vella Snow Runway skins are available in 3 different tones: light, mid tan, and dark tan.  I am wearing mid tan.  Each skin tone has 13 different make-ups which are all different variations of smokey grey eye make up and nude glossy lips.  Each make-up pack comes with two options, with hair and without hair.  I am wearing with hair option in my pictures.  Fatpack of all 13 make-ups is quite affordable at L$3290.  You can also buy individual make up pack for L$990. 

If you are looking for some exotic skins, come down and pick up some demos.  Also, don’t forget to pick up the 2nd anniversay dollarbie skin which I blogged about here.  It’s gorgeous!

[ s k i n ] Vella by JE*Republic

– CREDITS –
Skin: JE*Republic – Vella Snow Runway Mid Tan Hair
Eyes: Tuli – Amber Eyes
Lashes: Celestial Studios – Vogue Lashes
Outfit: Narcotix – Nefertiti (includes hat and jewelry)
Shoes: Aoharu – Ethnic Bijou Sandals Turquoise
Pose: Striking Poses – Sarah Jessica 9, Alessandra 7 and 9, Neve Campbell 6