Saturday, February 6, 2010

Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication

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When I first decided to blog more seriously as a boy in this space, I hung out with a few actual boys and began to slowly soak up their style. I admit that I never paid attention to what men wore in SL before this -- it seemed unnecessary. Besides, wasn't male adornment simply jeans and a t-shirt and maybe a bracelet? I was very wrong. There are all kinds of subtle details of outfit that I didn't really think about, like finger tape, the right tattoo, the right facial piercing, maybe a good belt or a watch, definitely a hat. It was a learning process, and I have to thank those folks for helping guide my boy's style. Hence this week's homage, in honor of the guy who inspired my boy avatar to own more underpants than my girl. Lol.

I stole my shirt right off of Tact Arida's back (he's so cute!). The too-tight So Many Styles pants are in honor of severine Morrisey, who is always making me question whether he's gay or European :D. And the hair is the final hair in this week of homage, Gritty Kitty's DaVinci Reloaded. It defines a moment in style, I think, for that perfect "I don't give a shit about my hair, that's why I'm going to put on this hat and look fabulous" look. (SLURL to Gritty Kitty)

Go see the other six posts in Gritty Kitty hair, if you like: Hathair, Bubble Gum, Duck, Jack, Carnegie, and Thursday.

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***Eyes: Poetic Color autumn oak
***Tattoo: Alices Garden tattoo - macy
***Boots: (Shiny Things) Xing boots - black
***Hair: Gritty Kitty: Davinci reloaded in wheat
***Tape: SiniStyle taped fingers and black nails
***Necklace: Naith Smit Anchor wink chain
***Shirt: *Connors* VCS Dark
***Skin: Muism Aaron Shoreditch A1 Pale
***Jeans: So Many Styles skinny jeans purple FLF 27 (for 50L Friday)
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