In SL, going back to school means . . . every girl's excuse to break out the li'l miniskirt and cutesy backpack -- without the annoyance of actually having to study. I know the plaid miniskirt look is what we all think of, but I opted for something a bit more elegant today.
Check out this ivory white cableknit sweater and skirt set that got me into the studious mood. This classic look is all about the accessories: the darling double rosettes barrette and the multi-rope black pearls choker are such fun fashion extras. This store G&G Designs gives out a free outfit every Monday (check the back wall) and this was today's freebie. If you like this outfit, they always have last week's freebie on the side wall (near the Lucky Chair) so it will be free next week as well.
For a more girlish schoolgirl look, I also tried this look with an updo hair + the luscious candy jewelry from Violet Voltaire. Don't these rainbow pastel earrings + lolli necklace look simply lickable?
The apple bubblegum was just was just for attitude, heh.
There have been some supercute freebie backpacks recently. The dripping ice cream/cookies one is from Needful Things + the camo one is from the store where everything is free, the wonderful Magi Take Shop. So cute!
There are soooo many superfun hunts going on now. Gavin and I grabbed the hilarious "Green Eggs & Ham" gift from the Dr. Seuss hunt at Famish. These adorable pink ham slices come with a scripted face animation and even a tiny li'l fork. Here we are at the school cafeteria where I don't think Gavin was enjoying his slice so much.
Look for these looks + more freebie finds in my "Better Quality Freebies" Shopping List #7 for this week.
Love + fashionista kisses to all!
White cableknit sweater/skirt: G&G Designs - free (every Monday a free outfit; last week's outfit also appears the following week for free in Lucky Chair corner)
Camo backpack: Magi Take Shop - free
Ice cream/cupcakes backpack: Needful Things - free
Skin: Lara Skins - Megan - free
Pink Rosette Barette: Noju - not free
Eyes: Reale - Vivid Eyes Blue - not free
Lashes: Symphony - previously free (at Skin Fair '09)
Long hair: Detour - Bliss (black) - not free
Updo hair: D!va - Kasumi (Onyx) - not free
Black pearls choker necklace: +plus - not free
Lollipop Guild Set necklace + earrings: Violet Voltaire - not free
Plaid cuff bracelets: Dark Mouse - Big '80s Plaid Bangles Set - $10 sale
Stockings: Vinyl Cafe - Plaid Stockings (blue) - previously free
Shoes: Jimmy Chau - Bettie (blue) - not free
Green Eggs & Ham: Famish (Dr Suess Hunt item #40)
Glasses: BabyDoll's (previously free)
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