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AVENUE Interview

After 7 weeks, 4 stylings and an interview, the AVENUE casting has finally come to an end yesterday.  All hardworks are finally paying off.  I was speechless when the interview panel said “Yes!” and sent me group invite on the spot.  I swore I would have sent a hug animation to the judges if it wasn’t because I wanted to look cool while leaving the interview room.

Also, congratulations to the rest of the models that have made it into AVENUE too.  I look forward to working with each of you in the future!

AVENUE is the second major casting I have done.  The experience was enriching and rewarding, and I got to try new stylings and push my own limits further with this opportunity.  So, for the interview round, we need to continue to dress to impress.  I have picked the jumpsuit from Zenith pairing it with a GField Bow Neck Top that I tinted to orange.  I picked these colours because Fall fashion and colours are one of the trends in this coming Spring and I used a men’s hair and more masculine accessory for a neutral look.

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Thank you very much to all my friends that have supported me throughout the casting process.  You are the best!

STYLE CARD

Hair:[BURLEY]_Gosling_DBrown06
Jumpsuit: =Zenith=Wrap Jumpsuit (Choco)
Blouse: *GF* Bow Neck Tops neck (tinted to orange)
Shoes: N-core POISON “Orange”
Belt:LaGyo_Hurley high waist belt brown/gold
Bracelet: [MANDALA]OKAKI Bracelet/Brown
Pose: Manifeste
Bulbs: Apple Fall

OGlam Model Search

It has been quite a fun two weeks for me, styling and preparing for one of the biggest agency castings on the grid.  There have been three phrases of the casting.  First being a photo submission of the Fall theme.  Leah helped me with two of the pictures because I was ill on the week the photo submission was due.   (Thank you so much Leah! <33)  As usual, Leah managed to captured the essence I wanted and these are the pictures that got me through phrase I.

Theme: Fall

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Phase II was a runway challenge and style to the “Minimalist” theme.  I took quite awhile to decide on the look because this theme evolves quite a fair bit in RL, based on fashion trends too.  Minimalists used to style minimal with neutral colours and one piece clothing, however as fashion evolves, I noticed people are starting to use some accessories and sometimes added a statement piece, added a pop color and still called it “minimalist”.  Eventually, I have decided to go for the look that I like for a minimalist and I took inspiration from real life model Miranda Kerr, that is very much a minimalist in her styling. 🙂

This is the look that got me advanced into Phase III of the casting. 🙂

Theme: Minimalist

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Phase III, also a runway challenge, is the total opposite of the Phase II theme.  For this challenge, we need to use Roberto Cavalli Fall Collection 2012 as an inspiration, with the use of colors.   Cavalli’s vision of Fall included short dresses in jewel toned colors of emerald-green, plum, fuchsia, electric blue and burgundy.  Also, animal prints, fur and leather gloves dominated the runway living to the theme of his fashion show – “Sumptuous”.  In this challenge we were also asked to write the descriptions of our style which you will be able to find mine below the pictures. 🙂

Theme: Robert Cavalli Fall 2012 Inspiration

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As we are not expected to recreate an exact style of the RL, I used a different types of hair and accessories keeping in mind of the elements, materials and prints Cavalli uses for this season and my description reads as follow:

“Glamorous and extravagant, Ai hits the runway, in Roberto Cavalli’s Fall 2012 inspired look, in an electric blue sequin top and an exotic cat prints skirt.  The jewel like electric blue color contrasts perfectly with the colors of the cat prints.  A matching sequins belt and shoulder Anja fur complements her style. 

As though sequins, cat prints and fur are not enough, Ai is taking this already sumptuous look further adding a pair of black leather gloves and shiny leather boots.   The embellish necklace and little tint of sequins on the boots accentuate this luxurious theme.   Also inspired by Robert Cavalli’s Fall 2012 campaign, Ai added a little taste of wilderness by wearing a wet-look hair. The crown is Ai’s little twist to the look.  With the add of a new element, Ai brought some fun and taking this maximalist style to another level.  

To achieve her ensemble today, Ai edited some parts of her clothing, just like Cavalli, a clever trick in creating an ensemble that feels particularly modern and natural, albeit the mixture of multiple prints and textures.” 

I enjoyed this casting alot because not only these themese are fun to style to, they also gave my shopping trips a little more missions and meanings, not to mention all the refreshing clothings I have seen for the past couple of weeks.

This casting has also brought my skills to another level, when I decided to retexture my skirt and some parts of my shoes as I couldn’t find the types of prints I wanted.

While we are waiting for the results, next phrase, if I am selected, will be an interview so do wish me luck! 🙂

 

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Theme: Fall

Hat: tram -cat beret

Hair: [BURLEY]_Liu_DBrown06

Headpiece: LaGyo_Bizarre flower headpiece

Sweater: Part of ::: Bare Rose ::: Nordic Sweater Lady Purple Jacket

Scarf:  [LeLutka]-SCARFtube_knitt2_earth

Blazer Dress: ISON – shift blazer dress – (brown)

Fur vest: {SMS} Fur PomPom Vest Beige

Tights: {mon tissu} Favorite Wool Tights ~ Oatmeal

Gloves: celoe.mery.gloves.teak

Fur on gloves: *Muism* [Lady Gloves]_White White pearl (Discontinued)

Necklace: tram leather frilled necklace

Boots: Maitreya Mesh Jazz Boots *Aubergine

Bag: Color.Me.H.O.F [TheRoman2.0[Purple]

Makeup: *elymode* makeup – basic shadow – purple & *Fishy Strawberry* Kokeshi Gloss – Bronze

Theme: Minimalist

Hair: /Wasabi Pills/ Annette Mesh Hair – Chocolate

Blouse: *COCO*_BalloonSleeveBlouse(White)

Blazer: Leverocci – Sleek Blazer_Snow

Pants: Maitreya Leather Legging Black

Shoes: N-core COQUETTE “Black”

Ring: je suis…voyante ring *plain*

Bag: Fleshtone :: The Daenerys [Black]

Makeup: *Fishy Strawberry* Kokeshi Gloss – Peach & LAQ ~ Eye makeup 01a

Theme: Robert Cavalli Fall 2012 Inspiration

Hair: Exile Magda: Brownie

Top: Tres Blah Sequin Dress – Silver 3 (Tinted)

Belt: Part of Paper Couture Metallic Lame Gown Skirt Prim (Edited)

Skirt: Part of NX-Nardcotix Riva Coat Dress (Retextured)

Fur:  Color.Me.H.O.F Anja Fur Shoulders [Black]

Gloves: Celoe Mery Gloves – Mine

Stocking: Shiny Things Solid thigh-highs  – charcoal

Boots: Paper Couture Elevation Bootie  – Black (Partially Retextured)

Crown: LaViere Fake Plastic Crown Gold

Makeup: Shakeup! Loute Makeup Pack4B [EyeMakeup] & Blacklace Beauty Pout  Gloss & *Fishy Strawberry* Makeup – Allure – Faded Lipstick Nude Dark

Boho Girl

Les Petis Details (LpD) released this boho number that is nothing like the conventional boho designs we have seen in SL so far.  The ensemble is a plain colour outfit but never lack of details.  What excite me most is the jacket, made of feathers, and the slouchy hippie mesh pants. They are the one that made this outfit extraordinary.  The Boho Girls set comes in three colours i.e. beige, black and white and each set has two optional tops to style for.  I have choosen to put on beige because it resembles nature.  I paired my outfit with just the perfect accessories from LaGyo, Mandala and Piddile and finishing my look with the GField Vilda’s Boots that has the same boho essence.

Boho chic, that’s me today. 🙂

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Hair: BURLEY Bella DBrown06

Headdress: LaGyo_Brighton Beach headbend bronze (collarbo88 item)

Jacket, Top  & Pants: LpD “Boho Girls” – beige

Necklace: LaGyo_Hamptons necklace

Bangles: gold metal [MANDALA]TAKARA bangle/Rich gold wood[A]

Rings: Piddidle Love Sick

Nails: Mandala Female Nails – short

Shoes: GField Open Boots “Vilda” Brown

Lipstick: [mock] Opal Lipcolor Mocha [Lip 1]

Pose 1: Avante Poses Am 7

Pose 2: Diesel Works Colleen4

Pose 3: (marukin) [muji] persimmon

Italic = Review item

Dresses & Accessories

Just a typical styling post focused on dresses and accessories.  Hope you like them. 🙂

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Hair: [BURLEY]_GaEun_DBrown06

Glasses: Maitreya Mesh Jackie O Sunglasses (The Attic Item)

Earrings: [MAGIC NOOK] Baroque Earring (Royal Blue) – TDR

Dress: celoe.june.dress.lake. (culture shock item)

Belt: ::LC:: Knotted belt

Ring: je suis…voyante ring *gemstone*

Legging: From [LWL] BodyCon Catsuit set – Orange

Shoes: celoe.xylia.pump.patina

Bag: from ABS Hand bag poses set

lipstick: [mock] Micare LipGlimmer-Mandarin Sparkle

Poses: pda & ABS

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Hair: /Wasabi Pills/ Cookie Mesh Hair – Chocolate

Head dress: LaGyo_Peonies headband

Necklace: *League* Vintage Lace Bib Necklace -Pink Ribbon

Ring: Donna Flora FLORA ring coral

Dress: [LWL] Picnic Dress (Tropical)

Shoes: [LWL] Luxe Tropical Pumps (Hana)

Eye shadows: *elymode* makeup – Vita – coral 2

Lipstick: *Fishy Strawberry* Kokeshi Gloss – Red

Poses: Del May

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Hair: Vanity Hair:Sunset Blvd.3-Brown

Dress: CHANTKARE JINI DRESS

Earrings: Finesmith- FOLIEOLE  SUNFLOWER

Bag: Baiastice_B-mini-black

Shoes: *GF* Strap Shoes “Alex” -patent:red

Eyes shadow: *elymode* makeup – basic shadow – smoke

Lipstick: PIDIDDLE – LipColor – Matte Classic Red

Poses: Everglow & pda

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Hair: /Wasabi Pills/ Cherry Mesh Hair – Chocolate

Head dress: +Lika Ruby+corsage peony

Necklace: Izzie’s – Pearl Necklace natural

Bag: {mon tissu} Straw Tote Bag – Natural

Dress: *LpD* – *Summer Breeze* Dress Pink Tones (Dress) – Ashraya Project item

Ring:  White /purple [MANDALA] Motsumame Ring

Shoes: *GF* Flower Pumps “Eve” -pink-

Lipstick: *Fishy Strawberry* Kokeshi Gloss – Rose

Poses: Everglow

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Hair: Tukinowaguma Sylvester Brown

Necklace: LaGyo_Paisley necklace Black (TDR item)

Dress: NYU – FaMeshed Dress, Rose – FaMeshed item

Ring:  Red/Gold [MANDALA] Motsumame Ring

Bag: House of Fox Color.Me.H.O.F [TheRoman2.0[Cream]

Shoes: N-core VINTAGE XtremeHeel II “Black pattent”

Poses: Diesel Works

All photos taken at the Mayfair sim.