52 weeks of colour, week 25 – periwinkle

Periwinkle is one of my favourite colours. I’m not sure why I overshadowed it with every colour of the rainbow and then some in the picture, but I did.

We’re half-way through Luna Jubilee’s 52 weeks of colour challenge now. I can think of a few obvious colours that haven’t been used, but I just know she has plenty more surprises up her sleeve.

jasmine b 52 weeks of colour 25 periwinkle 300411

Wearing:

Skin: LAQ ‘Elin’ Fair Glow, 10
Hair: Truth ‘Blake’, Driftwood
Eyes: Amacci ‘Real Eyes’, Golden Green
Teeth: Tuli (freebie on marketplace)
Dress: Mimikri, Blossom Blue
Shoes: Vita’s Boudoir ‘Romantic’ (not shown)
Necklace: FuLo ‘Bianca’
Ring: Dark Mouse ‘Statement Ring’, Brilliance
Pose: Olive Juice, Reaching
Location: Garden for Change

Advertisements

52 weeks of colour, week 24 – eggplant

It’s official: I am an idiot. I did a big shop in-world to complete the avocado challenge and bought a dark green top, cardigan, jeans and some shoes. I found the perfect sim and set up to take photos.

And I then realised the challenge was eggplant and not avocado.

Start again.

jasmine b 52 weeks of colour 24 eggplant 230411

Wearing:

Skin: Mynerva ‘Candyfloss’, Butterscotch Face 2
Hair: Truth ‘Kaelyn’, Beach
Eyes: Amacci ‘Real Eyes’, Golden Green
Dress: Reale ‘Victoria’, Purple
Shoes: Tee*fy ‘Astra’, Creme Fur (not shown)
Ring: Dark Mouse ‘Statement Ring’, Chocolate
Pose: Di’s Opera Editorial Series2 Pose 10
Location: Forest Feast

52 weeks of colour, week 23 – asparagus

Apart from being absent minded and buying for a non-existent avocado challenge rather than asparagus, I couldn’t decide which variety of asparagus. I love green, white and purple equally and wore a bit of all three.

It was a shame I couldn’t incorporate butter, lemon juice, salt and pepper and then I’d have concocted one of my favourite simple meals, but it would have been a train wreck of an outfit.

jasmine b 52 weeks of colour 23 asparagus 1204112

Wearing:

Skin: Chaisuki ‘Paris’, Vanille, 08 skin
Hair: Truth ‘BabyDoll’, Champagne (comes with colour-change headband)
Eyes: Fashism ‘Sunrise’ Clover Green
Singlet: Maitreya ‘RB Tank’, White
Shirt: LMD ‘Kylie’, Violet
Bow: Miel ‘Elle Uber’ Bow (colour change)
Skirt/Belt: R.icielli ‘Marilyn II’, Green
Shoes: Anexx ‘Strap Wedge Bootee’, Olive
Pose: Olive Juice Butterfly 4 (from Pose Fair)
Location: Forest Feast

So, I went to Fashion for Life

I wrote a long rant about selfish avatars loaded with bling and animated pets who cause horrendous lag at events, but Fashion for Life is long over as I’m so far behind with posting. You’ve been saved several paragraphs of invective (perhaps I’ll cut and paste into a post for next year and pretend it’s all new and original).

Regardless, the design and layout of the sims was superb and the organisers deserve many congratulations. I bought far too much stuff without thinking about a theme or colour scheme and doubt I’ll be able to piece an outfit together apart from the bird of paradise-ish effort below.

jasmine b fashion for life 060411

Wearing:

Skin: Mynerva ‘Candyfloss’, Butterscotch Face 2
Eyebrows: Mynerva ‘Style 3’, Blonde Light
Lips: Mynerva ‘Style 1’, Plum
Hair: Vanity Hair ‘Bimba’, Blonde
Eyes: Amacci ‘Real Eyes’, Golden Green
Dress: Zaara ‘Mahari’, Bloom (from Fashion for Life)
Shoes: Tee*fy ‘Astra’ Wedges, Cream Fur (not shown — from Fashion for Life)
Necklace: Donna Flora ‘Bettina’ (from Fashion for Life)
Pose: Del May, Cyberchic (prim)
Location: Tableau

52 weeks of colour, week 22 – banana mania

I tied myself in a knot because of over-thinking this week’s challenge. Banana yellow, the unnatural glaring yellow of a banana Paddle Pop ice cream, the creamy inside of a peeled banana, the slight brown tinges of a banana left in the fruit bowl — I don’t know! Giraffes are just bananas in elongated and re-patterned form if you over-think it for long enough.

This shall do.

jasmine b 52 weeks of colour 22 banana 040311

Wearing:

Skin: LAQ ‘Elin’ Fair Glow, 09
Hair: Dernier Cri ‘Julie’, Blonde Shades
Eyes: Amacci ‘Real Eyes’, Golden Green
Singlet: BoHo HoBo ‘Printed Racerback’, Gold
Jacket: LeLetka ‘Argon’, Beige
Skirt/Belt: from LeLetka ‘Callie’, Tan
Socks: Miel ‘Jane’, Flor Light (not shown)
Shoes: Shiny Things ‘Francoise’ Flats, Latte (not shown)
Necklace: FPI ‘Bo Bananas!’
Pose: SEmotion Model Poses, 49
Location: Garden for Change