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The Days of Summer….

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Don’t let the bloom of Summer pass without enjoying the sultry beauty of Iris by Glamistry.

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Marketplace Store
http://bit.ly/GlamistryMP

Limo to Glamistry
http://bit.ly/Glamistry


The Librarian’s Lair

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Our Librarian travels the world and her world are books! Her passionate pursuit of the bound leather and gold that are filled with secrets, knowledge, of ages long gone, current events, and things yet to happen, excites her, thrills her, like nothing else can! Imagine, with just a careful turn of a page, her ardor is  awakened, aroused, and is sated. So it is not surprising, that her small personal space is filled with that love…books! Her home is truly one that is stuffed to the rafters with books of every kind and all that inspires her.  Let’s take a peek and open a page into her private world…the world of the Librarian’s Lair!

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Items used for my story:
Trompe Loeil – Emerson Cottage,
Trompe Loeil – Oceania Coffee Table,
Zen Creations Book Lover Bed,
Zen Creations Book Lover Book Stack 2,
Zen Creations Book Lover Book Shelf,
Zen Creations Book Lover Newspaper Stack 1,
Zen Creations Book Lover Book 2,
Zen Creations Book Lover Book 1,
{-Maru Kado-} Ikebana Lotus deco(c)rate August Box,
Kaerri Aroha Kiwi Stump Planter,
Kaerri Winston Lemon Bowl,
Kalopsia – Metal Planter,
Kalopsia – Leslie’s Cabinet – Wood,
Prestige Homes and Home Decor Shops Folly on the Landing by Edward Ballinger,
Antiki-Taki Art Deco Window Glass1 by Trajan Hallard.
LM Malaspina Greek Statue Gold-Marble,
LM Malaspina “Le Siecle Bref” Opaline Glass Vase,
.peaches. Soothing Fountain Deco(c)rate August 2017 Box,
BananaN Story Book Gacha – scene 3,
{what next} Pothos Plant (trailing),
{what next} Pothos Plant (small),
{what next} Sunflowers Pitcher,
{A} Classic Books – Vampire Collection,
Art Deco Screen-paris by Lavendar Beaumont,
{what next} Sunflowers Bicycle Décor,
Never Totally Dead…La Bibiliotheque,
The Urantia Book, FEF.1995 by Yman Juran,
{Arcana} {A} Classic Books – Encyclopaedia Britannica,
Arcana} {A} Classic Books – Modern History,
Arcana} {A} Classic Books – Spanish Collection,
Arcana} {A} Classic Books – Stevenson Collection,
Arcana} {A} Classic Books – Novels Collection,
Arcana} {A} Classic Books – Horror Collection,
Arcana} {A} Antique World Globe II,
Glamistry : ZINNIA Heels
Glamistry: Sunglasses PU2001,
Ete Table Marble & Gold by Tess Spargel,
Apple Fall Unknown Specimen,
Apple Fall Coffee & Muffin,
Apple Fall Shield Terracotta Pot,
Apple Fall Oxeye Daisy Patch,
Apple Fall Bay Leaf Topiary, Small,
Apple Fall Snowdrops in Cloche,
Apple Fall Nauticus Shell Vessel (Summerfest Gift),
{af} Treats Platter RARE,
{af} Tiffany Drink Trolley,
Apple Fall Fern Specimen,
AF Tea Time Tea set,
Apple Fall Joanne Crystal Lamp,
Apple Fall Books Occasional Table w/ Blanket,
Apple Fall Lightbulb Terrarium,
AF New Arrival Painting,
Apple Fall Books w/ Deer Head Bookends,
Apple Fall Amelie Magnifiers,
Apple Fall Retro Radio,
Apple Fall Artwork: Oncoming Storm,
{af} Lemon Tea,
AF Pillow (Tree),
Apple Fall Meadow Flowers,
Apple Fall Books & Map,
Zaara [home] : 14 Pile of books,
Artisan Fantasy  *AF* Balloch Perch TOL Chair ~ Warm,
JD  world map – XVIIIth cent. by JoJo Deed,
{anc} garden. rose 6Li. RARE,
{anc} Bdream. sidetable.black 1Li,
JARRON chino by Quecay Amat,
%Hanging Light Planter (sword/multi),
%Flamingo Lamp,
Zaara [home] : 2 Colonial vanity table RARE,
Zaara [home] : 3 Silver jewelry Box,
Zaara [home] : 7 Colonial vanity stool *onyx*,
-tb- Vanity – Nail Polishes,
-tb- Vanity – Platter of Treasures,
-tb- Vanity – Toiletries,
-tb- Vanity – Compact RARE,
-tb- Vanity – Brushes,
-tb- Vanity – Makeup Bag RARE,
-tb- Vanity – Mirror,
Fancy Decor: Wire Clock,
Fancy Decor: Inlaid Box,
9. DYNASTY – Tea Ceremony – Footstool Gacha,
=Mirage= Big Band Gramophone,
*HEXtraordinary* Victorian Finch Aviary Gacha,
*HEXtraordinary* House Finch Gacha,
*HEXtraordinary* Blue Grosbeak Finch Gacha,
*HEXtraordinary* Green Finch Gacha,
*HEXtraordinary* Tropical Tiki Fountain Deco(c)rate July 2017,
*HEXtraordinary* Rapunzel Music Box,
::RAIGN:: Bonsai Tree (gift at July YIN/YANG),
*HEXtraordinary* Brass Betta Aquarium Gacha,
*HEXtraordinary* Male Betta – Ruby Gacha,
PLAAKA EucalyptusPolyanthemos Gacha,
PLAAKA PileaPeperomioides Gacha,
PLAAKA WaterHyacinthLeaves Gacha,
PLAAKA WaterBowlBiotope Gacha,
PLAAKA WaterLiliesBrickPond Gacha,
PLAAKA WaterGrass Gacha,
The Loft & Aria – Jabode Bench Cherry,
CR C&S Gacha 11 Cacti & Succulent Encyclopedia Gacha,
IONIC : Ancient Book display [Mandrake] Gacha,
[ARIA] Lydia sofa,
.::MADesigns Living::. ~ Vanity Picture Frames,
[ContraptioN] Music Box: Marchosias Gacha,
Glamorous Rug Designs Mark Rug,
JIAN Splendid Spaniels 10. Blenheim Wanderer Gacha,


Luxurious Safari Tenting

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Who wouldn’t respond to the call of the wild, when such accommodations awaits even in Second Life! Step back in time and be surrounded by the romance, the opulence, and the comfort that is epitomized in luxurious safari tenting!

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After a day of exploring, imaging yourself falling asleep to the hoots, shrieks and whistles of night birds, the howls of a pack of wolves, chirrups of frogs, the distance roar of a lion, nature’s live melodious orchestra in the eclectic décor and palette style of your luxurious tent!

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Why rough it, when you can experience safari tenting in luxurious style! Now excuse me while I ring for my personal butler!

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For my luxurious safari tent post, I used the following items..

CONVAIR Safari Tent-Deco(c)rate July 2017 (subscription box purchase)
MESHWORX_Louis_Chair_NoArms_Wheat Motif
MESHWORX – Harvest Table v2
[Con.] Athena Dining Set – Calla Lily
The Loft – Chidi Leather Chair PG
The Loft – Chidi Pillow
The Loft – Upton Console Table
The Loft – Andreas Gold Tree
The Loft – Chidi Sculpture
TLC Swamp Habitat display including animals
Kaerri Black Chaise
{A} Classic Books – Vampire Collection
Soy. Room divider Shelf [Walnut]
Fancy Decor: Woven Basket 3
Fancy Decor: Crystal Sconce (gold)
Fancy Decor: Inlaid Box
Get Stuff Model Ship
Apple Fall Plaster Horse
AF Carriage Clock
AF Nouveau Screen
[ARIA] Raleigh upholstered bench
Calm. Plaza Vase
*Oblonski* “Vuitton” Travel Trunk Antiques
LadyMs Wildlife Collection Statue: The Safari 2
ANTIKI-TAKI Normandie Wall Panel,
Scarlet Creative Safari Bed with Blinds
Cuddle rug tiger by Felixx Shepherd
tarte hunter stool
Degas Painting by Miky Oyen
Narrow street in Nice Painting by Miky Oyen
Volstead Savoy Table Metals and Woods
[TNouvelle]giraffehead
JIAN Beagle Pup
TrigiGifts Animated Elephant Grey
Trompe Loeil Funky Ceiling Fan Black

 


The lady in the kimono

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Sometimes you just want to be someone else when you wake up..lol

Thanks to the fantasy of Second Life, I can be!!!CHINESE BRIDE FACE desireme Fallen
I am wearing
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I had mixed the headdress, but some reason, cannot find it in my inventory…grrrr


By the light of the twinkling waves…

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Who doesn’t like sitting under a beautiful pergola and staring out at the waves!!! To be able to enjoy a romantic evening under a Pergola with lighting for just the right ambiance or to be able to take the time to relax in your Second Life backyard, whether you’re catching up with love ones or friends is so such a de-stressor from many things that plague us in our real. If you want to catch a few rays by the pool or enjoy an evening under the stars, all can be had under the Audace Double Pergola!

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The Audace Pergola is big enough to place a small bar and other accessories, that give you pleasure, in your second life. What ever your wishes, you should always be surrounded by things and people who make you happy! God knows we have enough in real to make us otherwise!
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If you are interested in obtaining or wish to see the Audace Double Pergola, please contact Conte Alchemi, inworld. The pergola has raised pilings that allow it to be placed in water or buried beneath the ground in your home sim. The curtains raise and lower and adds a nice touch of “privacy” and much to the style of your décor. This elegant wooden pergola uses all of the elements typically found in the classic style.

Audace Double Pergola by Conte Alchemi
TLC Hummingbird bush
+Half-Deer+ Carefree Bikini Clutter – Leaves – Floor Bra
dust bunny  summer picnic  picnic basket RARE
{what next} Summer Garden Planter
:: N :: Cactus Bowl Terrarium
dust bunny . spotted begonia
{what next} Snake Plant (stand)
{what next} Pothos Plant (small)
{what next} Pothos Plant (stand)
{what next} Swiss Cheese Plant (stand)
{what next} Summer Garden Hanging Planter 1
*::.who what.::* -akari kingyo- {orange}
Chez Moi Santorini Lounge Sofa
Soy. Potted Pothos
Heart Summer Hanging Basket – Yellow-White
Trompe Loeil – Funky Ceiling Fan Wood
Apple Fall Charlotte’s Pears
Apple Fall Key Table (Washed Light)
*HEXtraordinary* Tall Betta Aquarium
*HEXtraordinary* Male Betta – Sea
*HEXtraordinary* Male Betta – Blue Jewel
*HEXtraordinary* Female Betta – Jewel
[-BLUE SKY-] Surfboard Chalkboard – You had me at ALOHA
Zaara [home] : 15  Jali lamps  *kamal* Gacha
Zaara [home] : 14 Pile of books Gacha
{what next} Marlow Tray Décor
dust bunny . pilea peper plant
:: N :: Moai Head Terrarium RARE
:CP: Tiny Houses Scene RARE
JIAN Beagle Pup (Wanderer – Rez me!)
dust bunny . potted bromeliad
Ariskea[Suren] Grey Pouf
Soy. Potted Ponytail Palm [Lsize]
*HEXtraordinary* Gecko Vivarium
*HEXtraordinary* Tremper Gecko Wanderer
*HEXtraordinary* Bell Gecko Wanderer
*HEXtraordinary* Tangerine Gecko Wanderer
ENJOY LIFEBEACH SHABBY CHIC WOODEN SIGN
{what next} Palisades Outdoor Bar
{what next} Palisades Drinks Tray and accessories
AF Harry’s Boat
Trompe Loeil Yara Hanging Chair + Lights short/flat
*HEXtraordinary* Victorian Finch Cage
*HEXtraordinary* House Finch
*HEXtraordinary* Blue Grosbeak Finch
*HEXtraordinary*  Florida Fancy Finch
*HEXtraordinary* Green Finch
Soy. Potted Cheese Plant [Black]
A.V. Provence Table
Schadenfreude Deserted Island Bottle, corked
Schadenfreude Deserted Island Drink (dangerous)


Hair Fair Photo Contest 2016

Hair Fair Photo Contest Poster

Contest starts 13th June Closes 1st July 2016

Rules:

1. All pictures taken must feature hair created by one of the stores providing prizes for the contest. The stores will be listed below and on our website.

*You must name the hair and the hair store in the description section underneath your picture.

*You must include your SL Avatar user name (no display names) so that we can contact you if needed.

Example:

Name – Sasy Scarborough
Hairstyle – HairyHairHair
Hairstore – Made up name for example

2. All pictures must be new for this contest. Older photos are not to be used. If photos are found to be older, or used in another manner other than this contest, they will be removed. This contest was announced on the 11th of June, any pictures older than that date will not be approved, entries uploaded since the 11th taken for the contest will be allowed. 

3. All pictures must be competition entries only, not blog or advertising images. If you show the picture on a blog, or social media you must include that you are using the picture for your entry, and information about the contest.

4. All pictures must be your own work, or you must have permission to use them in this manner. Any pictures reported as not the work of the submitter will be removed.

5. Only entrants of the pictures are eligible to win the prize. If more than one person is in the picture, only the owner of the picture can win. Prizes cannot be shared amongst multiple avatars.

6. You can submit up to 5 pictures for this contest. They do not have to be submitted at the same time.

 PRIZES

The top ten entries will have their pictures on display at Hair Fair 2016, and on the website.

1st Prize 

VIP Early Access to Hair Fair 2016

Five VIP Passes for Early Access to Hair Fair 2016

Three Fatpacks of choice from all Hair Prize Sponsors listed

VR Studio by VR Foundry

5,000 Store Credit at Winx & Flair

5,000 Store Credit at Flair

2nd Prize 

VIP Early Access to Hair Fair 2016

Four VIP Passes for Early Access to Hair Fair 2016

Two Fatpacks of choice from all Hair Prize Sponsors listed

VR Studio by VR Foundry

3,000 Store Credit at Winx & Flair

3,000 Store Credit at Flair

3rd Prize 

VIP Early Access to Hair Fair 2016

Three VIP Passes for Early Access to Hair Fair 2016

One Fatpack of choice from all Hair Prize Sponsors listed

VR Studio by VR Foundry

2,000 Store Credit at Winx & Flair

2,000 Store Credit at Flair

7 Runners Up

VIP Early Access to Hair Fair 2016

One VIP Pass for Early Access to Hair Fair 2016

For more information please click on the link below!

https://hairfair.wordpress.com/


WINDLIGHT WINTER ART SHOW & WINTER SHOWCASE 2015

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WINDLIGHT WINTER ART SHOW & WINTER SHOWCASE IN SUPPORT OF TEAM DIABETES OF SL
DATES: DECEMBER 7th TO DECEMBER 14th
Team Diabetes of SL is pleased to announce the first annual Windlight Winter Art Show & Winter Showcase! This event will take place from December 7th to December 14th and will include seven days of live djs, performers, tribute concerts, art exhibitions, contests, shopping, a hunt, a gingerbread building!  Please check back for schedule of events!
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Contest and more!
The art show is sponsored and produced by Windlight Magazine and Windlight Art Gallery and will feature the following artists and photographers:  Bryn Oh, Cica Ghost, Skip Staheli, Wicca Merlin, Dawnbeam Dreamscape, JudiLynn India, Kayly Iali, Saoiriseheart Resident, Warm Clarity, Eeraftr Resident, Honey Bender, WrenNoir Cerise, Roffellos Resident, Layachi Inhen, Richie Narstrom, Ilyra Chardin, Bluesrocker Resident, Sparkie Cyberstar, Tripleplaynitely Resident, Inara Pey, and Johannes1977 Resident.
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The 2015 Winter Showcase is sponsored by Tayren’s Fantasy Fashions and will feature the following brands:  Tayren’s Fantasy Fashions, Moonstar, Feyline Fashions, Wiccas Wardrobe, Zuri Rayna Jewelry, Spyralle, Kittycat’s Creations, The House of Avro, An Lema, Park Place Home Décor, Pink Ice Boutique, A Little Bit of Everything by Neck, Jamie Wolf Photography, Potomac Signature Homes, Lyrical B!zarre Templates, [JOH], Hearthaven Photography, Kaerri, and Meshopotomia.
MEDIA PARTNERS:
Fashioncentric
MAGE Magazine
Windlight Magazine
Showtime Magazine

AREA SPONSORS:
Entertainment Sponsor – Potomac Homes
Merchant Area Sponsor – Tayren’s Fantasy Fashions
Art Show Sponsor – Windlight Magazine
Gingerbread House Contest – Meshopotamia

The Modeling Agency, SOLARIS, will also produce a Winter Queen themed fashion show, featuring jewelry by Chop Zuey.
About Team Diabetes of Second Life:
Windlight Magazine is a publication about the art and photography world of Second Life. The goal of Windlight Magazine is to support artists, photographers, galleries, and related events. John nee Johannes1977 Resident is the Owner, Publisher, and Editor in Chief of Windlight Magazine and Gallery. The magazine is published on a monthly basis.
For More Information:
According to the World Health Organization, almost 400 million people worldwide are affected by diabetes. A group of caring persons who are affected by diabetes personally or who have very close friends and family members with diabetes, decided to create Team Diabetes of Second Life. Team Diabetes of Second Life is an official and authorized team of The American Diabetes Association.

Our focus is to bring awareness and dispel the myths of diabetes. We will hold a variety of fundraisers in support of The American Diabetes Association and we invite you to plan your fundraising events to help fight this global epidemic.

The following people are working hard to bring Team Diabetes of Second Life to Second Life! Team Diabetes of Second Life was founded by Jessii2009 Warrhol and Johannes1977 Resident. The structure of Team Diabetes of Second Life is in the form of an advisory board. At the head of the advisory board is the coordinator. Neither the members of the advisory board or the coordinator are paid for their work, contributions, or services to Team Diabetes of Second Life.

2015 Team Diabetes of Second Life Coordinator:
Jessii2009 Warrhol

2015 Team Diabetes of Second Life Advisory Board Members:
Johannes1977 Resident
Emma Portilo
Veruca nee Vee Tammas
Sandie Loxingly
Rob Fenwitch
Earth Nirvana

Special Advisor:
Saiyge Lotus

About the American Diabetes Association:
The American Diabetes Association’s mission is to prevent and cure diabetes and to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes. The American Diabetes Association leads the fight against the deadly consequences of diabetes and fights for those affected by diabetes by funding research to prevent, cure, and manage diabetes.

The American Diabetes Association delivers services to hundreds of communities and provides objective and credible information and resources about diabetes.

Free resources are available in English and Spanish at www.diabetes.org and 1-800-DIABETES (1-800-342-2383).

The American Diabetes Association is currently celebrating it’s 75th year in existence! For the 75th anniversary, the American Diabetes Association is honoring decades of progress in diabetes treatment, management and quality of life, and our role in these advancements.

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