Feast Your Eyes

I always find it funny how on a regular basis, I am notorious for never finishing a decorating project around my sim, yet bring in some themed goodies or all hail the holiday season and I am all a buzz with activity and inspiration. Go figure, right?

All of these new harvest and Fall inspired releases have made me a decorating fiend and anyone who’s ever seen my Pinterest account knows I am a sucker for tablescapes. Not only has the Arcade provided a grab bag full of Fall fun, but Apple Fall has released his new Anashara dining set (a couple of pieces shown above) and What Next has started whipping up some beautiful new Fall decor!

What is your most favorite part about decorating for the holiday seasons?

Love Cara

The Scene:

22769 – Ivy Wreath & Potted Monstera & Round Hemp Rug & Porcelain Pitcher NEW RELEASES @ the Arcade
220ML – Candy Sweet Shop – Chocolate Cupcake NEW RELEASE @ the Arcade
Apple Fall – Hampton Outdoor Fireplace & Apple Sprig/Branch & Mini Pumpkins & Woodland Deer (brass)
Apple May Designs – Apple Fruit Bowl & Harvest Cake (vanilla) & Harvest Candle Decor NEW RELEASES @ the Arcade
Bazar – Wine Bottles & Forest Candles & Forest Place Setting (napkin only)
ChicChica – Petit Four #5, #10, #16 NEW RELEASES @ the Arcade
Disorderly – Falling for Desserts – Apple Crisp & Pumpkin Parfait & Apple Cake NEW RELEASES @ the Arcade
Dust Bunny – Pumpkin Stack & Autumn Place Setting & Pumpkin Centerpiece & Wanderlust Bread Basket & Berry Cake & Wine Bottles & Candle Cup
Granola – Maggie’s Bell Decor/Reward & Pinecones and Acorns NEW RELEASES @ the Arcade
Pixel Mode – Vintage Chef – Salt & Pepper NEW RELEASE @ the Arcade
What Next – ‘I Love Fall’ Blocks & Harvest Wall Decor & Starry Pumpkins & Harvest Wheat Vase (tinted) NEW RELEASES @ the Mainstore

Hello Fall

The first day of Fall is tomorrow!

Hard to believe it’s already here, right? Although I am a Summer girl at heart, I do love the Autumn season, especially when all my favorites start arriving. Pumpkin spice, Halloween, Thanksgiving, Christmas- the list is endless! I also happened to have a whole lot of fun jumping in piles of leaves after Petey raked them all up. Don’t tell!

I also happen to love the layering potential when it comes to cozy cool weather clothing. Bonbon has this adorable plaid skirt for their Arcade gacha, which happens to pair perfectly with the new boots from Decoy.

Glam Affair also has a great new skin out for Powder Pack. I don’t subscribe to this one, but this skin is definitely worth giving it a chance. Eloise has elegant, soft brows and the contouring option on the HUD really highlights her features. I did stray from my matching lipsticks and instead went with the Crush set from League, which adds a bold pop of color.

Who’s ready for the new season?

Love Cara

My Outfit:

LeLutka – Stella Mesh Head
Glam Affair – Eloise (tone 6) NEW RELEASE for Powder Pack
League – Crush Lipstick A
BonBon – Falling Lady Skirt (7) & Leaves Aura NEW RELEASES @ the Arcade
Tableau Vivant – Falling Hair (shortfall/browns) NEW RELEASE @ the Arcade
Blueberry – Shyla Knotted Top
Petite Mort – Cable Knit Sweater
Decoy – Wandering Leaf Gacha – Boots (brown) NEW RELEASE @ the Arcade

The Scene:

Moon – Thrifty Leather Bag (black) NEW RELEASE @ the Arcade
Half-Deer – Forest Sonata – Acorn Party NEW RELEASE @ the Arcade
Schadenfreude – Natural Acorn Chipmunk NEW RELEASE @ the Arcade
Sari-Sari – Fallen Leaves
Action – Autumn Leaves
Wednesday – Rainy Days – Camera – NEW RELEASE @ the Arcade

Live Fast, Live Hard

The Arcade has rolled out all sorts of new releases for September! I am even more excited that there are a lot of wearables this round, as well as a good mix of Summer and the soon-to-be Fall gachas.

The title of my post so perfectly describes my RL lately, extremely busy, but you’ll see lots more posts coming soon! On top of that, Hurricane season is upon us and while we’ve been lucky here in Florida so far, I hope all of you on the East Coast stay safe! <3

Love Cara

My Outfit:

LeLutka – Greer Bento Mesh Head
Glam Affair – Paula (tone 06) NEW RELEASE @ Collabor88
Navy&Copper – Bicerin (ombres&tips)
Osmia – Phoebe Lace Up Jeans NEW RELEASE @ N21
Tentacio – Brook Style – Top (black) & Bra (w/hud) NEW RELEASES @ the Arcade
Native Urban – Nevermind Shoes (black/rare) NEW RELEASE @ the Arcade
Milk Motion – Cowry Short Necklace (black) NEW RELEASE @ the Arcade

Backdrop by Foxcity – Mood Gacha (live fast) NEW RELEASE @ the Arcade

Happy Easter

There are only a couple of more shopping days left to grab some gacha goodies at the Arcade! Grab your taxi here and load up on lots of spring inspired creations!

The Scene:

Anhelo – Camping Go Go – Instant Camera NEW RELEASE @ the Arcade
Aria – Solace Collection – Decorative Pillows NEW RELEASE @ the Arcade
Ariskea – Versailles – Letters & Hat Box and Pearl NEW RELEASES @ the Arcade
Half Deer – Beagle Puppies – Sweet Dreams NEW RELEASE @ the Arcade
Kite – Russian Blues – Cuddling NEW RELEASE @ the Arcade
Moss & Mink – Cake and Lace – Floral Vase & Blossom Cupcake NEW RELEASES @ the Arcade
the Plastik – Sweet Meese – Leaf Mouse & Balloon Mouse NEW RELEASES @ the Arcade
Trompe Loeil – Emmeline Loungers – Bouquet NEW RELEASE @ the Arcade
Go! – Bunny Family/Soul and Bebop & (Haruko/Crocus (tinted) NEW RELEASE @ the Arcade

Christmas Miracle

I finally had some time to photoshop the pictures of a scene I’ve been playing with lately. I even made an attempt to use the drawing pen I bought forever ago- but never could figure out. What do you guys think? I won’t even mention how long I stared at the screen.

Oh, and did I mention all of the lovely goodies available for Christmas lately, including those at the Arcade, which is already halfway through its December round!

Merry [almost] Christmas!

The Scene:

Apple Fall – Heritage Christmas Tree (spruce green)
Black Bantam – Christmas Miracle Baby 02 RARE NEW RELEASE @ the Arcade
Trompe Loeil – Floor Pillows & Floor Bells NEW RELEASES @ the Arcade
Osmia – Frosty Day – Baby Fawn Decor – 5 NEW RELEASE @ the Arcade
Astralia – Unicorns Christmas – Gift Boxes (red/gold) NEW RELEASE @ the Arcade
Hive – Wooden Fireplace NEW RELEASE @ the Arcade
Commoner – Monogram Stockings C & P
What Next – Twinkly Cone Tree NEW RELEASE @ the Mainstore
Mynx – Wood Board (noel) NEW RELEASE @ the Chapter Four

His Spa

The Arcade has arrived and brought with it lots of new gacha goodies from over 100 designers. Everything from decor, apparel, fashion and accessories can be won and traded until the 30th of this month. There’s plenty of time left, so stop by the Arcade or one of the sister sims for some no-wait shopping!

The Scene:

22769 – Gaslight, Pipe and Ashtray, Boxtree in Bucket (metal) NEW RELEASES @ the Arcade
Apple Fall – Apothecary Cabinet
Artisan Fancy – Capturado Scrollwork
Big Bully – Mid Century Minimal – Rug, Partition NEW RELEASES @ the Arcade
Blue Sky – Brighton Cactus C, Console Decor NEW RELEASES @ the Arcade
David Heather – His Chair NEW RELEASE @ the Arcade
Fancy Decor – Dover Lamp NEW RELEASE @ the Arcade
Kunst – Weston End Table
Pixel Mode – Ansley Bathtub RARE, Bath Clutter NEW RELEASES @ the Arcade

Walk the Line

While rompers for men may be a bit questionable of late, these fashion staples never seem to go out of style for us ladies. Tetra has yet to create a piece that I love and the new ‘Formation’ playsuit at the current round of Collabor88 only affirms all the things that I love about them.

I am also loving the new release hairs from Truth, currently at the mainstore. Lake is the super straight style that features the amazing new textures I talked about here, as well as the stylist HUD, which allows wearers to pull the hair on each side either forward or back.

My Outfit:

Genesis Lab – Sofie Bento Mesh Head & Norah Skin (cappuccino)
Tetra – Formation Playsuit (black) NEW RELEASE @ Collabor88
Truth Hair – Lake (selection) NEW RELEASE @ the Mainstore
Breathe – Robyn Heels (brown) NEW RELEASE @ Collabor88
Moon Elixir – Bohemian Alchemy Hat (tinted)

Poses by Le Poppycock
Location @ Black Milk