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Monthly Archives: August 2013

Peachy….

“You can be the ripest, juiciest peach in the world, and there’s still going to be somebody who hates peaches.” 
― Dita Von Teese

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I’m feeling all…. Peachy!!  I don’t care about the peach haters out there.   Haters can just keep hating.   *chuckles*     I’m in a great mood.    I don’t kiss and tell or I’d fill up the spot here with lots of steamy details!  *winks*    I made my 50L Friday rounds today and got excited about this new skin and thought I’d do a quick post to show it off along with 2 other great finds.    This great sweatshirt dress from Tee*fy  and the sexy wall art from Mudhoney.    I paired the dress up with my skinny jeans from Maitreya and my favorite Truth hair.   The name of the hair is… Lavinia.   Which you gotta admit is pretty dang close to Lavindia!   You take your private pleasure where you can.   Or at least I do.   *winks*

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Felt All Peachy Wearing….

Hair – >TRUTH< Lavinia –  dark browns

Skin – -Belleza- FLF Delaney Skin

Eyes – Mayfly – Liquid Light Mesh Eye (Desert Dawn Shadow)

Eyelashes – *REDGRAVE* Eyelashes -31- ExtraLong

Sweatshirt Dress – Tee*fy Olga  Sweatshirt Dress  Peach @ 50L Friday (8/30/13)

Jeans – Maitreya Mesh Zipper Skinny Jeans * #2

Shoes – JD – Infra – Tea

Wall Art – MudHoney Sexy Wall Decor

Poses – *Ty’d and True* Amanda Poses: 1 to 6 & Mirrors

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Til next time…

Keep in mind…

“The ripest peach is highest on the tree.” ~ James Whitcomb Riley

They also tend to be juiciest… Just saying..

Remember me as your juicy peachy blogger….

Lavindia Jewell

 

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Kissing….

“No, I don’t think I will kiss you, although you need kissing, badly. That’s what’s wrong with you. You should be kissed and often, and by someone who knows how.” 
― Margaret Mitchell, Gone with the Wind

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Where are all the Rhett Butlers in this world?    Now that was a man who had the right idea about kissing a woman.  Ain’t nothing better than being kissed by a man who knows good and dang well how to get the job done.   *sighs*.   I’m doing a little wishing for kissing today.   My best friend of all time has a new pose store and he asked me to pose for a couple shot called “The Kiss”.   You can find the pose for sale here along with some other great pose packs… Ty’d and True Poses.   He asked for a mostly black or mostly white outfit and this little number is what I came up with.  I enjoyed the photo-op and the outfit.   I hope you do too.    xo

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Wished to be Kissed Wearing….

Hair – “”D!va”” Hair “Layla” (Type A)(Brown diamond) @ Collabor88

Skin – -Belleza- Mya Tan Line with Plum Lipstick

Eyes – Mayfly – Liquid Light Mesh Eye (Desert Dawn Shadow)

Eyelashes – *REDGRAVE* Eyelashes -31- ExtraLong

Dress – [Cynful] Kamalin Dress – White

Shoes – [Gos] Boutique – Paris Peeptoe – Satin Collection

Necklace – [MANDALA]LOTUS Necklace /Black

Bracelets – [MANDALA] SINRA2 BRACELET SET/FEMALE/SAMURAI BLACK

Hands – Slink Mesh Hands (av) Casual

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All this thinking about Rhett Butler and his kissing threats have left me all swoony.

Making me want to cue up my all time favorite movie “Gone With the Wind”  and relax.

So til the next time I see you…

Remember me …

I’ll be the one waiting for that kiss to rival all other kisses…

Lavindia Jewell

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And here is the picture used in the ad for the pose “The Kiss”  by the ever talented Ty Kyger…

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T-Shirts….

“I put on the Hank Williams and the Patsy Cline and the Rosemary Clooney on vinyl – I’m not trying to be some cool indie-rock person, I just love the way it sounds – and throw on a T-shirt and jeans. In Texas, we practically come out of the womb in jeans.” ~ Kelly Clarkson 

T-Shirt_003I just had to show off these great t-shirts that my friend Jason, owner of Velocity Inc, gave me to promote my voice hangout/live music venue.   Aren’t they just the most fabulous?    I’d love to give you one of your own.   Hop on by the garage and I have a gift vendor set up beside the stage or you can always just IM me.   The details of my outfit can be found a little further down in the post.   But just one more little nudge… If you’re looking for a cool place to hang out with friends and enjoy some live music, then Gas Monkey and our weekly garage jam sessions is the place you’ll want to be!!!    Come on down and idle your motor with us.   A calendar of events and event pictures are posted <<<here>>>!   Rock on dude!

T-Shirt_004Felt Like A Rock Star Wearing….

Hair – .b -fix  – dark browns

Skin – -Glam Affair – Katya – Jamaica Pack

Lipstick – -Belleza- Mya Tan matte Plum

Eyes – Mayfly – Liquid Light Mesh Eye (Desert Dawn Shadow)

Eyelashes – *REDGRAVE* Eyelashes -31- ExtraLong

T-shirt – VELOCITY Gas Monkey Girl Tee – free at Gas Monkey Garage

Jeans – DRIFT Weekender Jeans [MESH]

Shoes – [N] moccasins – calf high 3 layer fringe – black

Tattoos – Vestigium – Dead Ink

Earrings – – .HoD. – Dragon Spiral Earrings

Facial piercing (eye) – [ skream! ] “destiny’s fate” piercing

Facial piercing (mouth) – .:* LOULOU&CO *:. – Piercing Lips :: LUCKY CROSS ::

Collar – Happy Undead – Charming Collar [vinyl black]

Bracelets – *BLITZED* Legacy Cuffs – black

Watch – *BLITZED* Legacy watch – black

Instruments – TA World Tour Set – Transfer

Setting – Gas Monkey Garage & Monkey Wrench Photography

Poses – *Ty’d and True* Sky Poses: 1 to 6 & Mirrors

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Til we meet again…

Peace…

and

Monkey Love!

I’m always….

Lavindia Jewell aka Love Monkey

 

Rose….

“I once had a rose named after me and I was very flattered. But I was not pleased to read the description in the catalog: no good in a bed, but fine up against a wall.” ~ Eleanor Roosevelt 

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When one thinks of romantic gestures giving that single red rose has to be among the top ten.   I love roses.   They smell so good and can conjure up many romantic and intimate thought processes.   I got a notice for some new releases at Sn@tch this week and this cute little dress with roses on it just got me all romantic feeling.   I enjoyed the smell of a sweet rose from a sweet friend while I showed off my new dress.   I accented my dress with new hair from Truth and some awesome new shoes from GOS Boutique.   The skin is new too from the August round of Collabor88.    SO many new things out there to be had.   Get shopping ladies!!!

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Smelled the Roses Wearing….

Hair – TRUTH HAIR Elaine –  variety

Skin – Glam Affair – Katya – Jamaica Pack

Eyes – Mayfly – Liquid Light Mesh Eye (Desert Dawn Shadow)

Eyelashes – *REDGRAVE* Eyelashes -31- ExtraLong

Dress – :::Sn@tch Mesh Rosie Dress-All Colors (Med):::

Jewelry – EarthStones Music of the Heart – Silver/Carnelian

Bracelets – MG – Earrings and Bracelets – Monaco Nights

Shoes – [Gos] Boutique – Paris Peeptoe – Satin Collection

Hands – Slink Mesh Hands (av) Casual

Rose – single red rose – sculpted

Poses – *Ty’d and True* Lavindia Poses: 1 to 6 & Mirrors

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*rubs the silky petals of the rose between her fingers as she thinks about romantic things*

I might be busy with this awhile.

Hope everyone has a sweet day!

Your Romance Loving Blogger….

Lavindia Jewell

 

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Service with a Smile….

“Never trust a mechanic who drives new cars. They’re either charging too much money for their work, or they can’t keep an old car running – maybe both.”  ~  Patricia Briggs, Blood Bound

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Since I was outfitted in my garage attire, I figured it was best to lay my hand on some tools and tend to some of the cars needing repair.   I got positioned on the creeper.   If you don’t know what a creeper is don’t feel bad I didn’t either.   I typed “rolling thing to lay on to fix cars”  and google fixed me right up.    So now that I’ve got my wrench and I’m sliding under the car on my creeper the notion dawns on me that I don’t really know what I’m looking at. But.. I got my hands greasy and I had fun rolling around on my creeper so the day wasn’t totally useless.   My garage outfit info can be found below.    The garage can be found…. here…. Gas Monkey Garage info can be found here >>>Click Me<<<.

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Worked Up A Thirst Being a Grease Monkey:

Hair – TRUTH HAIR Sadie –  variety

Skin – -Belleza- Mya Tan Line

Eyes – Mayfly – Liquid Light Mesh Eye (Desert Dawn Shadow)

Eyelashes – *REDGRAVE* Eyelashes -31- ExtraLong

Bra – Zaara : Chanchal Lingerie *classics*

Overalls – [19MC] COVERALL-02 =Red=Ladies=

Boots – *X*plosion Smasher Boots (Female)(Black)

Necklace – (FEMALE)SHAMIRA DOG TAG Necklace

Bracelets – UNISEX[MANDALA]OKAKI Bracelet set/Black

Earrings – [MAGIC NOOK] Babydoll Earrings (Silver)

Poses – Custom by Ty’d and True Poses

Creeper – Mechanics creeper (cm)

Location – Gas Monkey Garage 

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Well enough with my coke break.   Back to work!

Well maybe I’ll just hide down here and have a nap.

Til next time…

Remember…

Just because the mechanic has grease on his hands doesn’t mean he knows his way around an engine…

Your mechanic wanna be…

Lavindia Jewell

 

Shadows…..

“It’s a story of love, of hatred, and of the dreams that live in the shadow of the wind.” ~ Carlos Ruiz Zafón, The Shadow of the Wind

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I found this book “The Shadow of the Wind”  on my bookshelf not long after I moved into my new home.   I’m not even sure how I acquired it.   I’m guessing it was a gift at Christmas from my mother.   Sometime I can be a tad hard to buy for.   So one year I think she just bought me a stack of books.   Most were by authors I had never heard of before and quickly found their place on my bookshelf to not even be opened.   But the day I read this book it changed my life.   That sounds dramatic doesn’t it?    OK maybe it didn’t change my life but it was the best dang book I have ever read.    I will always suggest it to anyone looking for a good read.   I was playing around with making shadows again today.   Sometimes I’m able to get this trick down and other times SL just is not kind to me and my creativity.   I found this awesome dress at the Collabor88 August round and I absolutely love it!   It’s just ohhh so risqué.   So if you don’t run out and start reading “The Shadow of the Wind”.. at least move it on over to Collabor88 and pick up this great dress.  *tootles*

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Lurked in the Shadow of the Wind Wearing….

Hair – TRUTH HAIR Soleil –  black & whites

Skin – -Belleza- Mya Tan Line

Eyes – Mayfly – Liquid Light Mesh Eye (Desert Dawn Shadow)

Eyelashes – *REDGRAVE* Eyelashes -31- ExtraLong

Dress – r2 A/D/E kirabi{black&silver}

Bracelet – [EY:NO] Mess Bangles (silver)

Bracelet – Baiastice_Snake Bracelet-silver

Earrings – [MAGIC NOOK] Babydoll Earrings (Silver)

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Remember ….

“Destiny is usually just around the corner. Like a thief, a hooker, or a lottery vendor: it’s three most common personifications. But what destiny does not do is home visits. You have to go for it.”
― Carlos Ruiz Zafón, The Shadow of the Wind

So get out there and grab hold of your destiny.

Wrestle it down kicking and screaming if you have to.

Til then…

I’m …

Lavindia Jewell

 

Hang 10….

“If it swells, ride it!” ~ Unknown author

Hang10surf Now get your dirty mind out of the gutter.   That quote is all about the waves dude!   I was in a surfer girl frame of mind today and I had the perfect summer outfit to show off.  What better way to do that but to hit the beach for some surfing.  Of course, I didn’t want to get my great new shorts wet so I decided to do a little pretend surfing.  I searched all over for the right surf pose and just couldn’t quite find the one I wanted.   But I’m blessed to have a groovy friend who can fix me right up.   Many thanks to my pose creating friend Tyger.   That is Ty*growl*ger.   I’m showing off these great new shorts from Velocity.   I love the fit of these shorts!!   I also love the HUD that comes with them so that you can color change them to meet your styling needs.    I paired my new shorts up with a new t-shirt from *cronokit*.  The graphic on the t-shirt speaks volumes.   “Peace begins with a smile”!   All in all I felt quite sassy in my new outfit.   So *SMILE* –  Peace Everyone.

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Hang 10’d Wearing…..

Hair – *Dura-Boys&Girls*41(Dark Brown)

Skin – -Belleza- Mya Tan Line

Eyes – Mayfly – Liquid Light Mesh Eye (Desert Dawn Shadow)

Eyelashes – *REDGRAVE* Eyelashes -31- ExtraLong

Top – *chronokit* T Shirts 01 Smile White

Shorts – VELOCITY Herringbone Hot Pants

Feet – [Gos] Boutique – Barefeet V2 – Flat

Flip flops – [Gos] Boutique – FlipFlops – Colour Collection

Hands – Slink Mesh Hands (av) Casual

Earrings – .:* LOULOU&CO *:. – Earrings :: HESPERIDE :: Black

Necklace – miel – PEZ necklace

Bracelets – *BLITZED* Legacy Cuffs – black

Watch – *BLITZED* Legacy watch – black

Pose – Custom by Ty Kyger

Setting – Baja Norte

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So .. I’ll just sit here on this board and enjoy the sun and the sound of the surf.

Til next time…

I’ll be hanging 10!

Surfs up!!! – There are waves… I’m outta here!!!.

*waves her hand in hang 10 surfer style”

Lavindia Jewell