Friday, January 23, 2015

LOTD - Aesthetic Acuity

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          Hello Friends! I decided I would get ready to go out shopping and see some of my friends. Just do something other than stay in my studio for a change. I stepped out in a cute number then quickly went back inside! Ack! It was way colder than I anticipated. *sad face* It seems that happens to me every year, and I am sure it happens to someone out there, other than just me. Once the December holidays, and New Year's is over, it feels like Winter should be over, when actually it has barely started. 

          I looked in my closet and found this great top and sweater from Gawk that I haven't been able to show the world yet. Paired with these super cute pumps from Eudora. The Eudora heels actually make me think of antique aristocratic art you might find in an old mansion in Paris or another romantic part of Europe.  Some moments I just want to zoom in on the shoes and stare for a while, admiring them. I added a few more items, like the jeans from Cracked Mirror, and a super cute handbag from Fri.day, to complete the look and I was ready to head out. But not before taking a few snapshots of course!

Fayette
Hair: Analog Dog - Bree
Eyes: Mayfly - Deep Sky {Dusky Bronze}
Skin: Logo - Chloe {Bloom}
Top: Gawk - Classic Wool Pullover
Hands: Slink - AvEnhance Hands {Flat & Bag}
Nail Polish: Alaskametro - Beauty {Rose}
Handbag: Fri.day - Dream Catcher Bag {Cream}
Pants: Cracked Mirror - Disclaimer Skinny Jeans
Feet: Slink - AvEnhance Feet {High}
Shoes: Eudora - Pinup Pumps
Pose: Aeon - Model Posing 03 - 01

Setting
Building: Trompe Loeil - The Cortona Villas V1.1 (with greenery)
Bookshelves: [DDD] Library - Wide - B
Potted Plant: Noctis - lush plants on Old Stone Plinth TC
Chairs: Trompe Loeil - Astrid Chair Nostalgia Rose {A}
Table: Trompe Loeil - Octopus Table Iron
Sculpture: [Commoner] 'Nova Collection / Armillary
Tea Set: oyasumi / tea pot & cup
Rug: Zigana . rag rug . hunter
Camera: .:Standby Inc. - Antique Camera w/stand (Bronze)
Location: Xin Caodi City, Nope - My Studio and Apartment
Windlight: AnaLu - Outdoor City Night

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

LOTD from Amber Athens - January 20th 2015

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Location: ColdLogic


In the past week or so all that snow I mentioned in my previous post is practically gone, and I've adopted a new appreciation for footwear. Inspiring me today was [Mundos], which recently released the Odette Heels as well as an assortment of other absolutely stunning footwear. Like most of my favorite designers, Mundos releases shoes with a HUD that gives you the opportunity to really match any out fit with any color combination to fit your whims. Since generally, having a selection of colors in other stored that I've seen and fat packs ranging in the thousands price range, I have a great appreciation for the ability to get very well made shoes and permission to really jazz it up - or down as seen above for someone like me who isn't as colorful.What's fantastic is that there are quite a few versions in every pack made specifically for quite a few brands of feet. Belleza, Slink, etc.. Another thing that kind of made me giggle was the hud itself, shaped in a similar fashion to a cell phone. This is the HUD included in this pack:

 So as you can see, when I say any color combo, I'm absolutely meaning thousands of combinations.

Another really fantastic item that came out just recently wasn't necessarily new, but rather an update for two designers that I love, Blueberry and Maitreya. Blueberry has been making a very firm footprint when it comes to designing mesh clothing for mesh bodies such as the two I would primarily wear Belleza and recently having released a couple updates in a top and leather pants for Maitreya as well. I do want to mention though, that in the photo above I'm actually wearing the Belleza version because the Maitreya version was obviously not made with the jeans I'm wearing in mind. It fits to perfection. Maitreya also updated some jeans that I recently purchased because of it's custom fit for her Lara Body. Without further suspense, because there should really be no surprise at this point..

What am I wearing?

Skin Applier: Maitreya hud and Glam Affair - Slink Hands and Feet Skin Appliers (Jamaica)
POSE: Aeon::. Model Posing 02-5

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

LOTD - Modern Fae in Autumn - December 3rd 2014

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Art of Dance Teaser!

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Art of Dance

by Amber Athens



Coming soon to Aeon::. Posing!

This pack will feature a wide variety of seven dance positions, inspired by actual performances that conveyed a tremendously high level of technique!

Featured within the photo above are the following designers:
  • Top - Mmm...Kay! Shining Starlette 2013 Christmas Show Tube Top XS
  • Bottom - coldLogic capri - lepore.brown (XS)
  • Hair - Lamb. Pandora
  • Hands and Feet - Slink Elegant hands, Slink HIGH feet
  • Skin - LOGO Infinity Sadie Base Skin Amber - Style 1

Sunday, November 23, 2014

LOTD from Amber Athens - November 23rd 2014

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Well, we have about a month left of Autumn traditionally and I can't say I'm happy to see it go! Autumn is easily my favorite time of the year and this year is no different. Since I was absent for a while with RL consuming my attention, I think it's time to start helping my sister with this blog again and I'm excited to start doing so!

As we are all aware, it's been pretty chilly for this time of year. I swear I'm not saying that just because of my Floridian roots! I was inspired to grab what looked like something different from your regular sweater. Decoy has a sweater at Collabor88 that fit the mark, with a very sheer cut in the back! I remember that last year around this time, there was another sweater that I got from Collabor88 as well and couldn't resist the urge to waive around praise for the designer's work. This sweater was coupled with a pair of shorts and shoes from Maitreya, who's designer (Onyx) is absolutely brilliant and trendy at every step. She has new shoes at Collabor88 this cycle as well, but I'm in love with the ones shown below! Finally my necklace, from Pure Poison

What am I wearing?

  • Skin - LOGO Infinity Sadie Base Skin Amber - Style 1 w/ mesh head
  • Teeth - [Ava] Pixel Perfect Teeth - Natural 1.0
  • Hair - Truth Hair Dariela (I have the variety pack)
  • Hands - Slink Mesh Hands (av) Elegant XS Right & Slink Mesh Hands (av) Elegant1 XS Left
  • Feet - Slink Female Feet (AvEnhance) S - High
  • Sweater - [Decoy] Mira Blouse - Sienna (2: Small)
  • Shorts - Maitreya * #7 * Cut Off Jeans Shorts S
  • Shoes - Maitreya Gold * Black * Laud Boots Slink-High
  • Necklace - Pure Poison - Lucrezia Necklace
  • Pose! - Aeon::. Poses, which is a new brand in the process of being set up at: Aeon::., currently specializing in Posing and Photography. You can find us there or to follow us on Facebook: Click Here