SL for Nowt

Living a digital life with empty pockets

Cross-posting: The Snow Queen

Hi peeps. Just to let you know there’s a new post at the new SL for Nowt blog: The Snow Queen. In it you’ll find gorgeous gifty skins from Curio, some lovely new stuff from The Dressing Room Blue, plus free hair/hat/scarf combos for men and women from Amacci.

If you’ve not done so already, please remember to change your bookmarks and/or RSS feeds so that you can read directly from the new SL for Nowt blog.

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December 29, 2010 Posted by | adminny stuff, boots, cheapies, dresses, for the guys, freebies, group freebies, hair, limited time offers, second life, skins | Leave a comment

Dia de los Muertos hunt at The Gentlemen Bastards

Spooky freebies are to be had at The Gentlemen Bastards up to and including November 5th. The Dia de los Muertos Hunt is running there until then, featuring skins from RP Box, builds from Domicile, and other creepy items. There are pumpkins scattered all over the place, across the two stores, but only some of them have prizes in them. If you get stuck, click the big pumpkin on the straw bales by the entrance for some hints. A new prize will be put out every day (and the old prizes will remain out, too) until the hunt is over.

Here’s the gift for day 1. It’s a fabulous Baron Samedi skin by RP Box. The outfit that Mar’s cobbled together for it is a mish-mash of all kinds of old things, so I’m afraid I can’t give you locations where to get the items. Sorry about that!

Hop behind the cut for pics of the goodies from days 2 and 3!

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November 2, 2010 Posted by | freebies, homes and skyboxes, second life, skins, treasure hunt | Leave a comment

L$10 male skins at Pixeldolls – today only!

Here’s a quickie for the boys (oh, get your minds out of the gutter!) Pixeldolls has a very limited sale on this weekend only (so today – Sunday Oct 24th – is your only chance to get these) and included in that sale are male skins for just L$10. You’ll get five skins in each pack: the same tone but with five different body hair options. There are free demos under each pack for you to try out first (but for goodness’ sake no getting naked in the store, okay? It’s a PG sim! Take your shirt off, by all means, but no crown jewels!)

Here’s a snap of the skins wall:

And here’s your limo. You’ll probably land in the middle of the store, so head South to find the small sale area.

October 24, 2010 Posted by | cheapies, for the guys, limited time offers, second life, skins | Leave a comment

Autumn freebies!

Two lovely autumnal gifts have hit the grid over the past couple of days. SF Design‘s October freebie in-store is the snuggly Wrap Up Knitted Jacket in sienna. There’s one in both the ladies and menswear stores, so guys you can get your Starsky on, too ;)

The great thing about these designs is they come with both a script-resize belt and lower part and also manually-resizable versions. So, no matter what your level of experience when it comes to fiddling with and fitting prims, you’re good-to-go!

Hop behind the cut to find out about the second gift :)

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October 11, 2010 Posted by | for the guys, freebies, second life, skins, subscribomatic | 2 Comments

New collection at The Dressing Room

It’s that time again! A new collection of designer cheapies has been released at The Dressing Room. Mainly items for the girls, but guys there’s a fabulous hairstyle from CheerNo for you, so hop over and check it out.

Mar’s showcasing the new Helena 04 skin (L$65)  from Tuli, the Ballone Dress Lilac (L$60) from R.icielli, and the Cala Saona shoes (L$60) from Your Skin & Your Shape. Note: the dress is a bit longer than this, but I preferred to wear it as a top with jeans, so I shortened it and moved the little tie section up.

Mar’s leather pants are L$10 from the Glam Affair/Beauty Avatar Couture discount room. Hop behind the cut for more pics!

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October 9, 2010 Posted by | cheapies, second life, shoes, skins | Leave a comment

Gnu stuff at the Gnubie Store!

*groans* Couldn’t resist it ;)

Hop over to The Gnubie Store, peeps, because there are new items available! The Silent Sparrow sets have been changed around again (I’m going to leave you to discover those, because there are three of them: all lovely, including something for the guys), new items from Nyte & Day, The Sea Hole brings their fabulous quirky brand to SL’s newbies, and Bettie Doyle of Ingenue offers some gorgeous vintage dollarbie dresses.

Here are the new Nyte & Day freebie items (shoes not included) –

Hop behind the cut for more!

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October 5, 2010 Posted by | avatars, dollarbies, for the guys, freebies, second life, shapes, skins | 2 Comments

Dressing Room and other stuff!

New items at The Dressing Room, peeps, and I have some other goodies for you, too!

My featured Dressing Room items are the new Helena 02 skin from Tuli (L$65), the Somebody’s Baby hair from Shag (L$70), the Gonzo Jeans from Fishy Strawberry (L$55), and the Open Cargidans from So Many Styles (L$50). Please note that the open cardigans are just that: open! You’ll need to find a top to go underneath them, as Mar has done here with the top from the dress by A-Bomb :)

The cardigan pack includes beige (shown here) and khaki, while the jeans include a skinny version (shown here) and a loose version. For more pics, including close-ups of the hair and skin, and some fabby free new eyes and funky socks, hop behind the cut!

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September 12, 2010 Posted by | boots, cheapies, eyes, group freebies, hair, second life, skins, subscribomatic | 2 Comments

You SHALL go to the ball!

Hey there, Cinderella. Got a ball to go to and you’re still in your newbie rags? Join the Dany French Touch and Leyda Style group (join fee just L$1) and check group notices for the September group gift for men and women. Guys, you get a smart silky shirt and pants, and ladies you get this gorgeous blue gown:

The skin is from the free set of Kalista skins at Tuli‘s mainstore (you can also find the free pack of Gem eyes there. Mar is wearing the sapphire shade here). Head into the big tree and you’ll find them on the stump just inside. The hair is from the free Susan fatpack by Exile at Savoir Hair, and the jewellery is the Ex Stripper set, to be found in the lucky board on the top floor at Ticky Tacky. You can also find the dress for L$1 in the Dany French Touch store. If you need heels, try the Ocean colour of stilettos from Tesla’s free Jane fatpack on XstreetSL.

Just L$1 and you can go to the ball!

September 5, 2010 Posted by | accessories, dollarbies, dresses, eyes, for the guys, formalwear, group freebies, hair, jewellery, lucky boards, second life, shoes, skins, Xstreet SL | Leave a comment

New at The Dressing Room Blue

Ooh, that rhymed! ;)

There’s a new collection out at The Dressing Room Blue, and Mar was all over it like a badly-fitting suit! Hair, skins, clothing, poses, accessories, and something that (with a bit of resizing) would suit the boys, too.

Hop behind the cut!

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August 7, 2010 Posted by | accessories, animations & poses, cheapies, dresses, for the guys, freebies, hair, jewellery, limited time offers, lingerie, poses, second life, skins | Leave a comment

Dressing Room newness!

There’s a new collection of discounted designer items at The Dressing Room, and Mar’s got just a couple of the clothing items and all three available skins to show you.

First up: this lovely open shirt with sculpted sections, from Aoharu. Mar’s wearing the Peepshow top from Sn@tch (not free) in white underneath it, plus a pair of white pants from Pink Lotus (whose store I now, sadly, can no longer find in search) –

Hop behind the cut for a fab, bright military-style jacket, plus three skins.

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July 31, 2010 Posted by | limited time offers, second life, skins | Leave a comment