.. throwing me the shade ..

 

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..Well it’s the second day of summer
You already got me sweating about it
Oh it’s the second night of summer
And I’m disintegrating without you
Throwing me that shade like I’m not cool enough..
   ~ Børns (lyrics “Second Night of Summer”)

Arcade 1b

 

Credits:

I’m wearing:
Mesh Body: Maitreya Mesh Body – Lara V4.1
Body Applier: Deetalez Nordic Freckles
Ears: EAR_ver-B [MANDALA]STEKING_EARS_Season5
Earrings: MINA – Hattie Hoop Jade (from The Arcade June 2019 Session) @
Necklace: !gO! Sheila necklace (from The Arcade June 2019 Session) @
Mesh Head: CATWA HEAD Catya v3.0
Head Applier: DeeTalez Heidi Nordic
Eyes: CATWA RIGGED EYES Catya v3.0
Eyes Applier: Izzie’s Tokyo Eyes
Hair: MINA Hair – Hattie (from The Arcade June 2019 Session) @
Outfit: !gO! Sheila (bra, skirt, wrap, belt) (from The Arcade June 2019 Session) @
Shoes: Phedora ~ Xenia platforms ~ Maitreya RARE  (from The Arcade June 2019 Session) @
Bag: !gO! Sheila shoulder bag (from The Arcade June 2019 Session) @
Accessory: :::ChicChica::: CakeInJar # 3 RARE (from The Arcade June 2019 Session) @
Accessory: SEmotion Libellune Glamour Puppy Bag #2 RARE (from The Arcade June 2019 Session) @

POSE:  án lar [poses] The Polished Series – Four

Backdrop:  Silence. – Bisbee Door Backdrop – RARE  (from The Arcade June 2019 Session) @

 

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.. the fairelands will rise again ..

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Fantasy Faire has just announced very exciting news! 2019 marks the eleventh year for this amazing event which is a fundraiser for the American Cancer Society and Relay For Life of Second Life. The theme or tag line for 2019 is “Builders of Hope” and indeed this event brings together the best builders and fantasy creators each year! Not only are the Fairelands’ regions built with such care and creativity, but the designers that fill the shops also bring some amazing creations to the grid. There are performances, role-play workshops, music, laughter, auctions and general a very special and challenging quest to be found at the Faire. The dedicated Fairefolk gather and plan so that the enthusiasts, role-players, shoppers, music-lovers, performance junkies and supporters can all find something of interest nearly every day of the event!

This year, Fantasy Faire will open the gates on April 18th. In the past, the event was scheduled for 11 days and generally due to popular demand, it would stay open for just a few days longer. The exciting news this year is that it will remain open officially until May 5 – that’s 18 days! Planned performances and programs will end on April 29 with the all-day One Team marathon dance party honoring all of the Relay For Life of Second Life teams but shopping will continue until the following Sunday. And you never know, there might be some crazy pop-up party in that last week!

In 2018, the Fantasy Faire event raised around $50,000USD for Relay For Life of Second Life and the American Cancer Society. In the past 10 years, the total raised equals $290,000!  This is truly an amazing group of people that organize and support this effort each year. One of the unique things about last year’s fundraising is that it was earmarked for the Hope Hostel that is being planned in Nairobi, Kenya. That effort continues in 2019 with all funds raised going to build this new Hope Lodge!

Fantasy Faire 2013 Alia Baroque build

From 2013 Fantasy Faire – Alia Baroque’s Build “Magnificat”

All the information you need to know can be found via these social media links:

Website: http://fantasyfaireSL.wordpress.com/
Flickr: http://www.flickr.com/groups/fantasyfairesl/
Plurk: http://www.plurk.com/FantasyFaireSL
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/FantasyFaireSL
Pinterest: http://www.pinterest.com/fantasyfairesl/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/FantasyFaireSL

Start saving your linden and planning your adventures – watch the calendar for the planned events and scheduled performances that will take place during the event!

 

 

.. sometimes we need to work ..

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In this virtual world, we generally are trying to “get away”; to “relax” and not think about our work days, but there are many that recreate scenes, role play and set up office type environments. For those, Kraftwork presents the “Projecto” – the perfect pieces to create your creative workspace. Complete with a projector and screen; work table and awesomely designed chairs plus poster stands and paper tube baskets, you can set up the most realistic work area within your office. Add in the black and rose colored tablets and the wall decor, and you are set! And if you want to change the projector screen or table screens, you will find the associated textures that will help you do just that. This great set will be available at the A+ Event opening on January 20. No landmark yet, but keep an eye on their website as the location will be revealed when the event opens. This event is from the same folks that brought us the 6° Republic event.

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I set these up in another Kraftwork creation – the Cannery Multi-Use Building that was released back in September and is available at the mainstore or on marketplace.

 

Scene:

KraftWork Projecto Screen @
KraftWork Projecto Projector @
KraftWork Projecto Paper Tubes @
KraftWork Projecto Panel @
KraftWork Projecto Poster Display White @
KraftWork Projecto Poster Display @
KraftWork Projecto Wall Photos @
KraftWork Projecto Table @
KraftWork Projecto Chair @
KraftWork Projecto Tablet Black @
KraftWork Projecto Tablet Rose @

KraftWork The Cannery (Single Building) @
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* SORGO – N* PaperBalls @ (previous Arcade)
* SORGO – N* NotebookStack @ (previous Arcade)
* SORGO – N* PaperStack RARE @ (previous Arcade)
[Cosmic Dust] – Cosmic Coffee Cup