Kingston’s Style Diary

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GIA Style Card // Diva on a Dime

Complete look: L$95. Thanks to the plethora of high quality designer freebies and cheapies out there, you don’t have to be the SL equivalent of Elizabeth Taylor to look good. Update group and in-store freebies, hunts, discerning newbie areas and store sales can hold all the style elements that a frugal fashionista may need to stock her wardrobe.

Movements like the hugely popular Fifty Linden Fridays coordinated by OMGWTF Barbecue, have further established support for affordable, quality products.

Thank you to all the designers who contribute to Fifty Linden Fridays, the Gnubie Store, hunts, sales and who offer regular update group gifts!

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All Poses: [glow] Studio by Anemysk Karu (from the “Deep Breath” set)

For store locations, see SLurls page.

Body:

  • Skin: [LeLutka]-IFEdark-MIST(D Brows) by Minnu Palen (LetLutka)
    Update Group Gift – February 28, 2010
    L$0
  • Hair: >TRUTH< Jess [freebie] (shown in espresso) by Truth Hawks (TRUTH)
    Truth Hair (106, 85, 25)
    L$0

Outfit:

  • Dress: ZC : 6 Mrinali *pistachio* by Zaara Kohime (Zaara)
    ICON Lifestyle Fashion District Hunt – ends April 10, 2010
    L$0
  • Shoes: [0N] flip-flops YELLOW by Mai Runo (Zero Number)
    Drowsy sim fair (Summer 2009) – No longer available/store closed
    L$0

Accessories:

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Total outfit cost: L$95

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GIA Style Card // Help From My Friends


John Donne’s Meditation XVII is an eloquent reminder that we are all members of a global community.

“No man is an island, entire of itself; every man is a piece of the continent, a part of the main.”

It has been so heartwarming to see the Second Life community come together for a charitable cause once more – this time in support of our brothers and sisters in Haiti who have very recently been impacted by disastrous earthquakes.
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Hitting the Beach: Day 2 of 4 – California Sun

On day two of our beach bunny road trip, Strawberry and I wanted to hit the beach in all the vintage glory of 1960s Brigitte Bardot. Before heading to the beach, we visited our favourite shops offering vintage-style products.

All dolled up, we were ready to strut along the boardwalk, scoping out the surfers and bopping to the surf pop tunes in our heads.


See:
Day 1: The Tide is High
Day 3: Weapon of Choice
Day 4: Montego Bay

Photographer: Strawberry Singh

For store locations, see SLurls page.

All Poses: Diesel Works by Rogan Diesel

ON STRAWBERRY

Body:

  • Skin: Dutch Touch: DUNe – Cocoa, Catseyes Red by Iki Ikarus
  • Hair: Curio: Betty Boop, Black by Rita Groshomme

Outfit:

  • Swimsuit: artilleri: LeeLee bikini by Antonia Marat
  • Shoes: Zero Number: Flip-flops, Red by Mai Runo

Accessories:

  • Sunglasses: glow Studio: Meredith, Black by Anemysk Karu
  • Earrings and Necklace: Lucas Lameth Fashion Jewelry: Han Hana Necklace & Earrings Set, Violet/Red Gold by Lucas Lameth
  • Bangles: Zaara: Ramya Wood Bangles, Gold by Zaara Kohime

ON KINGSTON

Body:

  • Skin: ATOMIC: Faith – Mocha, Smudge Pale by Crushed Clarity/Ivy Graves
  • Hair: TRUTH: Gloria, Night by Truth Hawks

Outfit:

  • Swimsuit: Twosome: Retro Swimsuit, Red
  • Sandals: Zero Number: Flip flops, Red by Mai Runo

Accessories:

  • Necklace: Nuki-Nuki Beach Lei, Women’s by Eisie Etchegaray *Available on XStreet SL
  • Earrings: Zaara: Tarika Turquoise Earrings, Gold by Zaara Kohime

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