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The Workers

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“I like work: it fascinates me. I can sit and look at it for hours.”
Jerome K. Jerome – English writer and humorist

“Do your work with your whole heart, and you will succeed – there’s so little competition.” Elbert Hubbard – American writer, publisher, artist, and philosopher

“Hard work never killed anybody, but why take a chance?”
Edgar Bergen – American actor, comedian and radio performer

🙂 Yes, you can drive the vintage box cars, they are great fun!

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Here’s full details of the Home & Garden products & Apparel used in the scene today:-

Sponsors:- Serenity Style, [CIRCA], [ zerkalo ]
Others:- Crate, JIAN, BlackJack, Seven Emporium, No. 59, Heart Botanicals, [A&D Clothing], No.Match
Events:- 6º Republic Event, A+ Event

*NB – all products have Permissions of Copy & Modify unless stated otherwise!

Serenity Style, currently at the 6º Republic Event
“Vintage Garage” gacha with 13 commons, 1 rare and 1 Ultrarare to collect
Vintage Garage ULTRA RARE – LI 47 – garage door raises up and down, building door opens and closes
Garage Hammer (wear) – worn!
Vintage Garage Bench – LI 3 – amusing animations for ladies and gents, 7 each
Vintage Garage Tools Panel RARE – LI 4 – comes with tools to wear
Vintage Garage – Oil can – LI 1
Vintage Garage – Exterior Lamp – LI 2
Vintage Garage -Fluorescent light – LI 3
Vintage Garage Barrels of Gasoline – LI 2
Dirty Serenity Style- Dirty Work wear – LI 3
Vintage Garage Rag with spark plugs – LI 2
Vintage Garage – Oil Motor – LI 1
Vintage Garage Tires – LI 1
Vintage Garage Gas Pump – LI 6
Vintage Garage – Picture 1 – Keep on running – LI 1
Vintage Garage – Picture 2 – Oldie but not wrinkled – LI 1

Serenity Style with the Vintage Box Car gacha, currently at the A+ Event
This is a Vintage Box Car collection with 6 commons, 1 Rare and 1 Ultra rare that includes a plants crate
Vintage Box Car – GARDENER ULTRA RARE – LI 34 – Driving animation
Vintage Box Car – BLUE – LI 34 – Driving animation
These are SL vehicles that you can drive, great fun!
Vintage Box Car – PLANTS CRATE – LI 3

[CIRCA] with the “Garden Friends” planters, new at the mainstore
These new spring wooden planters are on deeply discounted offer for the next week, each pack is L$69. In the small sized planter packs you get an extra bonus planter, they are totally portable and can be used indoors and out. There’s versions in large and small with tropical flowers, ferns, leafy plants and succulents. Also… [CIRCA] is extending their store sale for an extra week up to May 19th so why not go and check it all out!
“Garden Friends” Snail Planter – Tropical Bloom (S) – LI 4
“Garden Friends” Snail Planter – Orange Bloom (S) – LI 4
“Garden Friends” Turtle Planter – Succulents (S) – LI 5

[ zerkalo ]
Piece from the Old Garden set which is available in both PG and Adult versions
Old Garden – Water Pump – PG (Single) – LI 4 – 14 solo sits

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crate
Cactus Sack ~ Naranja – LI 1
Cactus Sack ~ Azul – LI 1
Cactus Sack ~ Rojo – LI 1

JIAN
JIAN Flamingo Collection :: Static – Leg Up L – LI 1 – Texture and Resize via HUD
JIAN Scruffy Shepherds 14. Sleepy Adult – LI 1 – gacha prize – Transfer & Modify

BlackJack
BJK – Tokyo Gacha – Drinks Vending machine – LI 3 – gacha prize – Transfer & Modify

Seven Emporium
Piece from the Music Co. set
7 – Turntable Boombox TT-X9-1000 – LI 3 at this size

No. 59 (Bar accessories)
Cans Tray CaroCola Classic – LI 1 – gives drinks with great drinking animation

Heart Botanicals – at the HEART Garden Center
Heart – Pathways – Crazing Paving with Bunchberry – LongS – LI 5 – sunk into the ground quite a bit
Heart – Pathways – Crazing Paving with Bunchberry – U – sunk into the ground quite a bit

Finally… Moz is wearing… All [A&D Clothing] for the ADAM Mesh Body
Citizen Pants in Brown
Gregory Shirt in Navy
Wayfarer Shoes in Coffee
No.Easy Cowboy Hat and Hair by No.Match

Cheers, m’dears 🙂

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Ragnar does the Great Viking Bake Off

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Ragnar’s been watching way too much television lately, especially the Bake Off competition series which in his case should really be banned.  This is his idea of a darn good feast and it’s held in Odin’s Hall by unKindness who so thoughtfully provided Ragnar with his ideal home.  There’s been lots of blogging pictures of the outside of this Hall and it really is magnificent with prizes of scenery and landscaping as well as the building and contents.  So here’s  picture of the inside of said Hall.  Gorgeous isn’t it? Click on the above picture for a huge version – a bit like Ragnar’s axe 🙂

The other unKindness gacha I’m featuring today is the La Confiserie gacha, and I’ve rarely seen such an amount of yummy cakes and display cases.  I’m sure Ragnar could have gone mad on the products but he wanted to make sure the extra deer got baked as well.

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Here’s the Home & Garden products I used today in detail:-

unKindness– 2 sets


“Odin’s Hall” – currently at Lootbox ends January 20th
uK – Odin’s Hall Drinking Horn 1 and 2 versions
uK – Odin’s Hall Feast Table
uK – Odin’s Hall Fire Pit (spit roast is my build)
uK – Odin’s Hall Gold Shield Throne – naturally Ragner has a gold throne!
uK – Odin’s Hall Gold Cloud
uK – Odin’s Hall Long House RARE – LI 33

“La Confiserie” – mainstore gacha
uK – La confiserie With Love Board
uK – La confiserie Happiness Board
uK – La confiserie Life is Board
uK – La confiserie Trio Box Stacked
uK – La confiserie Donut Display w/Goodies RARE
uK – La confiserie Donut Plate Icing
uK – La confiserie Trio Box w/ Goodies
uK – La confiserie Choco Tower Cake RARE
uK – La confiserie Unicorn Macaroons RARE
uK – La confiserie Lollipop Cake
uK – La confiserie Cupcake Birthday
uK – La confiserie Candy Apples Gold
uK – La confiserie Candy Apples Blue
uK – La confiserie Donut Plate Sprinkles
uK – La confiserie Apple cup Orange
uK – La confiserie Apple cup Purple
uK – La confiserie Apple cup Yellow

[ zerkalo ] – from “Coffee on the Porch” gacha – Dishes – LI 3

Little Branch – Lemonade Promenade – LI 25 at that size – beautiful tree that includes extra plants around the base. This tree has both tiny lemon flowers and the lemon fruits and lends itself to both indoor (conservatories and sun houses) and outdoor use.

The Mustard Seed – lazy lemonade dispenser_lilac – LI 1 (part of a set)

Baltic – Viking Axe (old piece)

JIAN
JIAN Fallow Doe Static – Blink – from Fallow Deer Set (mainstore)
JIAN Dashing Dalmatians 15. Held Pup Liver – at Epiphany gacha Event

Cheers, m’dears 🙂

The Little Petrol Station on the Prairie

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KraftWork, who excel in such products, will release this gorgeous vintage style Gas Station at the new round of FaMESHed, starts November 1st.  My main picture is really illustrating just a part of the station, so I’ve taken some further pictures to enable you to get a good idea of what it’ll look like.  Now I have sunk the station into the ground here but it actually has a nice concrete base if you want to use it in a less fantasy environment!

There’s heaps of detail in this building, just look at the gas pumps, or petrol pumps as we call them in the UK, the pumps are in the forecourt and all ready to fill ‘er up.   There’s a little cafeteria on the one side, and it would look good decorated with tables, chairs and food counter don’t you think?  Tiled floor and smudged glass windows, the texturing is superb,  I do like that gauge by the side of the door, too. It’s the attention to detail that makes KraftWork’s products stand out. The cafeteria door will open and close via touch.

This other side of the building is a garage, and both doors will open and close via touch.  There’s enough room to get trucks and cars in for servicing here.  Green trim and red stars continue the themed decoration.

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Here’s details of all the Home & Garden products I used in today’s picture:-

KraftWork – Gas Station for November FaMESHed
KraftWork Gas Station – LI 61

JIAN Animals and Birds (all MP resellers)
Avian Arcana gacha – 5. Kestrel Falcon Perch
Avian Arcana gacha – 4. Peregrine Falcon Perch
Playful Pibbles gacha – 19. Pit Stop Bed

Animated Elks by TrigiGifts – 5 LI
Male and Female Elks with grazing and gazing movements plus 4 different elk sounds. Copy/Modify and build up your herd.

Red Tractor by JeanPierre Giordano – LI 2
~ Deco Franzy ~ – Blue Pickup Truck MC01a – LI 3

Serenity Style – Aegeas Country Fence and Telegraph Pole set – mainstore
Serenity Style-Aegeas Electricity Rust Poles – LI 8
Serenity Style-Aegeas Country Fence – LI 1
Serenity Style-Aegeas Country Gate Door Left and Right – LI 1 each
Serenity Style-Aegeas Country Post – LI 1

KIDD Landscaping –  Wild Oat Grass * Multiple Patch Bush 1 – LI 1 each

Dysfunctionality – [DDD] Fluffy Grass – C – LI 1 Each

The Little Branch
LB_Wild Grass*1 Li {Dry}*Animated
LB_Wild Grass*1 Li {Lavender}

Via’s Ground Textures – Sun Burned Grass

 

 

Cheers, m’dears 🙂

KraftWork – Fire Station

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In North America, Jamestown, Virginia was virtually destroyed in a fire in January, 1608. There were no full time paid firefighters in America until 1850. Even after the formation of paid fire companies in the United States, there were disagreements and often fights over territory. New York City companies were famous for sending runners out to fires with a large barrel to cover the hydrant closest to the fire in advance of the engines.  Often fights would break out between the runners and even the responding fire companies for the right to fight the fire and receive the insurance money that would be paid to the company that fought it.

 

Quite a difference in modern times;  the Fire Department of New York employs approximately 10,200 uniformed firefighters and over 3,940 uniformed EMTs, paramedics, and Fire Inspectors and the department serves more than 8 million residents within a 320 square mile area.  The FDNY’s motto is “New York’s Bravest” and the same could be said of many modern day city fire departments.

 

 

The pictures show KraftWork‘s tribute to firefighters – the Firehouse –  and it’s available at the 5th Anniversary round of FaMESHed which runs to the end of the month.

 

There’s 2 versions in the pack:-

KraftWork Central Fire Station (all) – LI 293 – copy/modify
KraftWork Central Fire Station (only main building) – LI 216 – copy/modify

The main building has two floors, scripted doors at the front and a working side door entrance.  It’s a beautifully observed, highly detailed building and would suit city sims and roleplay areas.

 

Cheers, m’dears 🙂

In the Back Row of the Movies

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“Smoochin’ in the back row
Of the movies on a Saturday night with you
We could stay forever, you and I
We could stay forever, you and I
Huggin’ and a kissin’ in the back row of the movies” ~ The Drifters

That’s a catchy song and a real feel good one, too!  It’s all to illustrate KraftWork‘s fabulous new “Palace Movie Theater”.

You’ll need 160 LI to rez this beauty.  You get a wonderful Art Deco styled building, complete with foyer concessions counter and seating. The seats have animations for male and female. 5 each if I remember rightly.  Just choose the seat you want, and right click to sit.

 

 

There are two versions included.  One is “no modify” so that if you’ve got it on a town sim, nobody can mess with the settings. In this version, the doors open automatically.  The other version is “modify” and you can change the size and textures, including the screen, even unlink parts. However, the doors will remain open so you’ll need to add a door script to get them to move.

The Movie Screen is just a prim. If you are using the modify version, you can delete it and add any movie/TV device you want so it’s nice and versatile.  The Movie Marquee (above the concession counter): here is a full perm texture so you can add your own words to it. Open and save this texture to your computer, edit with any software you have, save it and upload back to Second Life® and apply to the face of the marquee sign while editing “select face”.

 

 

When you drag your “Palace Movie Theater” from your Inventory to the ground, it will appear a few metres above it so you have some space to move it to the desirable place. Don’t panic like I did thinking, well where is it matey, just look up!

The price for this unique and original Mesh item is L$795 and it’s available at the current edition of the Draftsman Event, which runs to May 15th.

 

 

Cheers, m’dears 🙂