Twisted Color Challenge: Lyndhurst Plum

This week’s color is a combination of blue and purple:


It, along with last weeks combination, have been making me look wistfully out the window at the cold and grey and wish for warmer and more colorful times.


Hair: .ploom. London – Browns by Helyanwe Vindaloo
Skin: Glam Affair – Cassiopea – America Clean by Aida Ewing
Tank: [W&B] Flutter Tank BLUE HAZE by Dakota Buck
Sweater: Ez Stylez MESH Girls Hooded open Sweater by Layla Meridoc
Pants: **Mis** Candy Cords – Plum by Janie Marlowe
Flowers: Free Your Nature Mix Heather Calluna Vulgaris, Patch lavender by Pandore Jarvis

3 thoughts on “Twisted Color Challenge: Lyndhurst Plum

  1. Nicandra Laval

    exactly the right colors… i want walk there too ))) beautiful!!!

  2. Rudhmellowen

    Such a gorgeous photo Eliza, I never took up the split colour challenge like I know a few of my fellow colour bloggerettes did but seeing this makes me think that I should have?!

  3. sevenoh-fiveoh

    about 20 years back I was doing creative writing and I wrote briefly of “ploom”
    On an attempt to find the colour I was thinking recently I came across this article about the colour “ploom” which was amazing to see a color i didnt know existed other than in my mind and in my story. Thanks for sharing the Imagery.
    The colour ploom is incredible.

A Really Big Fireplace

There are two dreams I have always had…the first is to have a really, really big bathtub, and the other is to have a great big fireplace that you can cook stuff in. I haven’t realized either dream yet in RL, and as far as fireplaces go, it’s probably never gonna happen. So imagine my happiness to find this great little mesh cottage from Post as part of the Cold Winter Nights hunt. And it has a fireplace to please my pyromaniac heart!


Hair: Burley Pippa Dark Brown by Bella Earst
Skin: [HUSH] Natalie – Passion – Cream by Hush Darkrose
Jacket: Lenox 1986 Women’s Hoody Grey by Leviathan Flux (@ FaMeshed)
Tank: [W&B] Hykova Buttoned Tank TOBACCO by Twiggy Whippet
Jeans: J.H. Couture *Anika* (MESH) Skinny Jeans by Jada Humby
Bracelets: BoHo HoBo Friendship Bracelets by Trill Zapatero (group gift)
Hands: Slink Mesh Hands by Siddean Munro
Feet: [Gos] Barefoot – Flat by Gospel Voom
House: POST: Hammars Stuga by Van Auster (Cold Winter Nights Hunt)

Down On The Boardwalk

A lovely day on New Brighton Pier…just one of those hot, hazy days of summer made for wandering around until you have to seek an air-conditioned sanctuary!



Hair: TRUTH< Leticia – espresso by Truth Hawks

Eyes: IKON ‘Sunrise’ Eyes – Bleached Blue by Ikon Innovia

Skin: -Glam Affair- Roza – Natural 01 by Aida Ewing

Earrings: [Atomic] Endearing Earings *MESH* – Platinum by Ivy Graves

Necklace: Dark Mouse A Daisy for you Necklace – Copper by Mouse Mimistrobell

Top: Whippet & Buck Sand Island Camisole WAVE by Dakota Buck

Pants: *GF* Capri Jeans -white- by Cerberus Noel

52 Weeks of Color Challenge: Aqua Island

In all honesty, when I saw this week’s color I said to myself, “Aqua, again?” It seems like we have done every variation possible of the aqua/turquoise/cyan/cerulean family. Luna is really forcing me to get creative here, how DARE she??? Well, at least it is one of my favorite color groupings so I am always happy to go in search of more. This week I had fun roaming around the Forgotten City.



Congrats to Madison Sullivan, who wins the Vox Satellite Jewelry set from last week. This week I will be giving away a pair of Natalie pumps from Sherael. I swear, whenever I need a solid pump I go right to these…they come in a ton of colors!


Hair: TRUTH< Auralee – treacle by Truth Hawks

Earrings: DooDads – Dangle Turquoise Earring by Paisley Mizin

Eyes: IKON ‘Sunrise’ Eyes – Caribbean Blue by Ikon Innovia

Shirt: [Whippet&Buck] Neelia Beaded Yoke Tank CERULEAN by Dakota Buck

Skirt: **GizzA** Frilly Skirt [Leaf] by Giz Seorn

Shoes: *Sherael* Natalie Pump – Marine Aqua by Sherael Concepcion

Location: The Forgotten City

Poses: !bang

8 thoughts on “52 Weeks of Color Challenge: Aqua Island

  1. Nicandra Laval

    ooooooooh i hope i will be the winner next time. love those pumps. Your eyes are also very good for this weeks color. A fresh llook as always!

  2. Rudhmellowen

    You look very pretty in this weeks colour, it seems like it was made for you! I love that girlie skirt too!

  3. Ygrey Auer

    Pretty! Bonita como siempre. Love your aqua choice!

  4. ayakofirecaster

    I love your choice this week! Aqua is definitely your color!

  5. inkie Loudwater

    OMG shoes to die for !! And I see you visit the Forgotten City I love that place

  6. Anichka Savira

    Gorgeous look. I love the shoes.

  7. YvetteDonner

    You always look so pretty, and this week you seem to have outdone yourself. And dude! Those shoes are rockin’!

  8. Madison

    OMG Eliza!!! Thank you so much!! Don’t you look just delightful in your aqua island color this week. Very pretty as always!!!

52 Weeks of Color Challenge: Moss Green

This is one of my favorite colors in the world. So when I typed in “moss” in my inventory I was shocked to find only a couple of items. What I did have was some lovely mossy rocks. Now there’s nothing like a hike over the craggy peaks!

At a girl’s youth camp this summer I was teaching the kids about orienteering and doing compass courses, etc. The girls could not believe that I could figure out where we needed to go by looking at the sun, at my little spinning dial and at moss on trees. Where I live moss grows primarily on the north side of trees and rocks, since it gets the most shade. They were astounded—but completely excited when they figured out how to do it, too. Fun times.



Hair: Analog Dog .b tangled 1b by Queue Marlowe

Eyes: pc classic – wet moss (s) bright by Lano Ling

Tank: [W&B] Hykova Buttoned Tank TOBACCO by Twiggy Whippet

Skirt: JANE – maxi skirt.lillith.custard [fair] by Janie Marlowe

Boots: [ hoorenbeek ] Rainey Boots – Brown by Limer Fredricksson

Jewelry: Let It Bead necklace & earring set FEATHERS set by Lindy Aluveaux

Sack: g. sack canvas by Gumi Yao (@ Fall Fete)

Location: Sandbanks Island (private)

11 thoughts on “52 Weeks of Color Challenge: Moss Green

  1. Rudhmellowen

    WOW I LOVE THAT FIRST PIC, you look so serene, it is a beautiful photo and the outfit is adorable!

  2. Mayala Loon

    what a stunning outfit 😉
    hehe … I often tried that mossy tree trick … but usually the trees I found had moss all around … I’ll never make a good pathfinder ;-P

  3. samayalin

    That first picture is just stunning. It really seems to be telling a story.

    Also, love the outfit. And I’m sooo going to buy that hair!

  4. Nicandra Laval

    love both pictures you took Eliza… and the story about the kids who loved to learn your skills ))) super..greetings Nicandra

  5. Anichka Savira

    Gorgeous. I love those pants and your necklace and hair. You look simply stunning. You can teach me how to find my way out of the woods any day.

  6. usuallyblonde

    You had mossy rocks in your inv? I’m impressed! Great look and accompanying story.

  7. gilliangalicia

    Stunning, as you always are, Eliza!

  8. Laura18 Streeter

    Aw Eliza I knew someone had something cool to say about Moss… My experiences run more like Maya’s 😛 Love AD hair especially curlies amd Jane’s skirt. The first shot is so dreamy

  9. Laila Laperriere

    Such a beauuuutiful lady! First pic pants, I LOVE! Very pretty coloring in the pic as well.

  10. Asia Romano

    Wow!Your avi looks amazing in those pics. Great styling and photography 🙂

  11. ayakofirecaster

    You look fantastic! Such a sweet dreamy pics


This week was a whirlwind of great new releases! Even though we are nowhere near October 31st, this Dia de los Muertos top from Acid & Mala was the perfect shirt to pull on for a relaxed Sunday. And it pairs so well with these great Fifty Linden Friday jeans from Whippet & Buck.


Also making big waves all over the grid are the new Flip-flops from Onyx Leshelle at Maitreya. Flip flops that really work in SL are hard to find, and these are of the same excellent quality of Onyx’s previous designs. I had a moment of sticker shock, but then most of us probably know that you get what you pay for in SL, and there is simply no downside to these. I might not wear anything else all summer.


Also out from Beauty Code are these gorgeous earrings in silver and gold. The sparkle on these earrings is subtle and natural and won’t distract the person you are talking to with flashing bling!!! And finally, it’s always a great day when Ikon Innovia has a new release, and he continues to delight with his dreamy new Carribean Blue.



Rings: *LOW* – ‘Milady’ rings (R) – white, AV Brianna Ring (L) (on Marketplace)

Earrings: BC Glitter Fringes Earring Silver

Hair: AD-tea mahogany

Shoes: Maitreya Gold * Flip-Flops-Breeze

Shirt: .:A&M:. Dia de los Muertos Top –  Tee&Undershirt

Pants: [W&B] Drew Trousers FADED/PLAIN

Eyes: FASHISM ‘Sunrise’ Eyes – Light Caribbean Blue (ML)

2 thoughts on “Release-O-Rama

  1. Ikon

    Thanks for the FASHISM mention, Eliza! You look lovely.

  2. Alexandra

    So much beauty in such an everyday style!