52 Weeks of Color Challenge: Madder Lake Deep

It was good to see that most everyone had to get creative with this color this week!!! I took a chance and asked the truly lovely Maxi Gossamer to show off her gorgeous self in my color challenge post this week, and as you can see, she did, after fiddling with her earrings for awhile!  And I found that the Santa Fe red option from her set is truly the right red for this color challenge—you can click through the image to see them up close. I just love this lady!



The marvelous things to blog just don’t end—the gorgeous new dress from Kunglers, new hair from Truth Hawks, the fabulous new skybox from Barnesworth Anubis…I will never catch up.

Next week I will give away one Barnesworth Anubis home. Congrats to Caroline who wins the Baiastice gift card!

Maxi is wearing:

Hair: Truth Andrea by Truth Hawks

Jewelry: Maxi Gossamer

Dress: Rebel Hope Marilyn red by Rebel Hope

Shoes: Maitreya Liaison by Onyx Leshelle

Eliza is wearing:

Hair: Truth Cece espresso by Truth Hawks

Skin: Belleza Kate Frost by Tricky Boucher (@Frost)

Jewelry: Gossamer Santa Fe by Maxi Gossamer

Dress: Kunglers Paisley dress by AvaGardner Kungler

Shoes: Maitreya Esprit by Onyx Leshelle

Skybox: [ba] snowy city loft by Barnesworth Anubis

Poses: Stakey, !bang

3 thoughts on “52 Weeks of Color Challenge: Madder Lake Deep

  1. Nicandra Laval

    Lovely you both!!!And i agree… there are always nice things to blog about.

  2. Rudhmellowen

    Such a gorgeous pair you make! I have to say the elegance in Maxi’s dress is gorgeous but I LOVE your patterned dress!! SO cute, such boho chic

  3. ~Caroline

    Thank you so much for the giftcard! I like the holiday feel to this post…..I love the dresses and jewelry!

New Orleans

I went to New Orleans once. It was a nice visit, great street musicians, and lots of energy. What it wasn’t was quiet and romantic. And yet that’s how Barnesworth Anubis’ New Orleans studio balcony felt like, set above the street and so a little removed from the hustle and bustle of below. A perfect opportunity to show off Stewart’s new duds from FATEwear.



Stewart is wearing:

Hair: Exile Conner Pecan by Kavar Cleanslate

Shirt: FATEwear Shirt – Irwin Casual – Jungle by Damien Fate

Pants: FATEwear Pants – John – Void by Damien Fate

Shoes: *db* MEGA PROMO 20L$ Male Easy Striders Brown Leather Walker Boots by Danyel Blumenthal

Eliza is wearing:

Hair: Truth Winona cocoa by Truth Hawks

Dress: (Milk Motion) lace dress-nude by Marie Lauridsen (@Collabor88)

Shoes: NX-Nardcotix MANA Letti Sparkle Peep Toe Nude by Nardya Rousselot

Pose: !bang – for the highlights reel by Trieste Minuet

Decorations: {what next} Hampton Garden Set – Iron (boxed) by Winter Thorn

Skybox: [ba] new orleans studio by Barnesworth Anubis (@Collabor88)

Stepping Back

Tuesdays are a relatively light teaching day for me, so I always try to get caught up on whatever grading and paperwork is piling up on Tuesdays. Of course the minute you make plans five million other things happen to keep you from getting them done. Such was this day. So at the end of it I hid myself away where no one could find me, thanks to this high-walled garden from Barnesworth Anubis. What a gorgeous place to escape for a bit!


I have been trying on all the different colors of the new Grace skin from Hush Darkrose and loving every single one. I so look forward to each new release! Another new release today comes from Arkesh Baral at Mayfly with the new Liquid Light line. I will definitely be taking more pics later, but don’t they look dreamy?


And lastly, I have to mention my earrings. They are from a new-t0-me designer, Jackeline Kronfeld At JKTrends. I love the depth and texture of the metal and the lovely inlaid jewels.

Hair: TRUTH< Georgina – espresso by Truth Hawks

Eyes: Mayfly – Liquid Light Mesh Eye (Green Tourmaline, w2) by Arkesh Baral

Skin: [HUSH] Grace – Smokey – Cream by Hush Darkrose

Earrings: JKTrends JKT ESV7 by Jackeline Kronfeld

Tee: ISON – v-neck tease shoulder (white) by Harry Hyx

Vest: Sigh Teal by Geometry Clothing

Shorts: Ever An’ Angel Rolled Cuff Shorts Sage by Ever Courtois

Shoes: [PM] Fae Wedge [A] Key Lime by Tya Fallingbridge

Garden: [ba] songo courtyard garden with furniture by Barnesworth Anubis (@ Collabor88)

Poses: Adorkable (@Collabor88)

Holding On

Summer vacation is one month away. I confess that this year it is getting increasingly difficult to hold on—especially since I was ready for summer back in March! So today I am imagining myself in a summer getaway and doing some dreaming in the shade of palm trees and Barnesworth Anubis’ gorgeous tableau hut.

Summer, I’ll see you soon.


I have had one or another of Hush Darkrose’s skins on probably for the last month at least. Every new one that comes out just makes me that much more of a Hush aficionado. This one is a newer skin called Marin, and I love the realistic lighting and flushed cheeks. You can’t be in the tropics and avoid this. Another favorite of mine today is the Inlaid Seahorse necklace from Maxi Gossamer. Maxi has a style all her own and this one has to be one of my favorites.


Hair: TRUTH< Enisa – espresso by Truth Hawks

Skin: Hush – Marin – Natural – Cream by Hush Darkrose

Eyes: Mayfly – Deep Sky Mesh Eye (Bronze, w2) by Arkesh Baral

Necklace: Necklace – Seahorse – Pearl Starfish – Short – SILVER, Necklace – Seahorse – Long – SILVER by Maxi Gossamer

Top: coldLogic top – graham.sepia by coldLogic

Shorts: Ninight Creations Mesh Linen Shorts 4 by Nigella Nightfire

Hut and furniture: Tableau Hut and furniture by Barnesworth Anubis

Poses: Adorkable (Collabor88), Amacci