Memories In The Attic

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A trip up to the attic to clear out the cobwebs turns into a visit down memory lane. She can hear the whispers of forgotten ancestors in the letters and mementos she finds. This is not junk to be discarded; this is a personal history of those who have passed.

This month’s theme for The Challenge is Army Style. There are a lot of items you can find to help create your own military theme. Or perhaps, create your own memories.

Pretty stuff I’m showing off:

Top: Tee*fy Basic Knot T-Shirt Creme by Azure Electricteeth
Jeans: Maitreya Zipper-Skinny Jeans * S #6 by Onyx LeShelle
Earrings: Cae :: Promise :: Earring by Caelan Hancroft
Shoes: fri.day – Wayfaring.Sandals (Driftwood) by Darling Monday
Hair: *ARGRACE* Taylor – Auburn by rika Oyen
Skin: [PXL] Creations [PXL] JADE NAT Terre MEB C2 (FR) by Hart Larsson
Hands: Slink Mesh Hands (av) Casual (L) & Splayed (R) by Siddean Munro
Feet: Slink Mesh Feet (Av) Flat by Siddean Munro
Hand & Feet appliers:[PXL] Creations – [ PXL ] Slink Hand & Feet Appliers NAT by Hart Larsson
Eyes: Amacci Gaze Eyes – Ocean Blue by Carina Larsen
Lashes: Mon Cheri *MC* “Falsies” Eyelash by Freya Oliveri

*Shelf, accessories and open book: [off Melrose] Sherwood Boys – Army Shelves by Julie Sanders (Available for The Challenge July 2014)
*Hanging shelf and accessories: Cleo Design shelf by Cleom Bailey (Available for The Challenge July 2014)
*Trunk: %Percent Officer’s Trunk *MESH* by Plato Novo (Available for The Challenge July 2014)
*Daybed: %Percent Victorian Day Bed *MESH* by Plato Novo (Available for The Challenge July 2014)
*Table and accessories:%Percent Civil War Field Table by Plato Novo (Available for The Challenge July 2014)
*Letter & dogtags (held): Kuro – Remnants of a war by Luana Dawg (Available for The Challenge July 2014)
Book & letters: O.M.E.N – Dear John – Diaries & Love Letters by damascusvera (gacha prize)
Letters:O.M.E.N – Dear John – Letters from John by damascusvera (gacha prize)
Tissues: [Commoner] Break-Up Survival Kit / Box of Tissues (Blue) by Emery Milneaux (gacha prize)
Camera: Apple Fall Vintage Portable Camera by Apple Fall (gacha prize)
Suitcases:Apple Fall Worn Luggage Bag by Apple Fall (gacha prize)
Dress form: Apple Fall Dress Form w/ Dress 1 by Apple Fall (gacha prize)

Pose: Del May – Catching teardrops by Del May

Photo taken using the LumiPro HUD

9 thoughts on “Memories In The Attic

  1. Starr July 1, 2014 / 9:45 am

    love the new cover pic ~ and as always just love your blogs …..

    • PeepSideshow Darkward July 1, 2014 / 10:10 am

      Thank you, Starr 🙂 The new cover is one of my favourite photos I’ve ever done. A lot of luck went into that one lol

  2. Rwah July 1, 2014 / 7:24 pm

    I love the picture Peep! It turned out so so great!! ❤

      • Rwah July 1, 2014 / 7:36 pm

        hush you or I’ll slap you with a donkey

      • PeepSideshow Darkward July 1, 2014 / 7:40 pm

        lol it was a serious question. But hey, nuttin’ wrong with a lil donkey slappin’ 😛

  3. caoimhelionheart July 1, 2014 / 8:59 pm

    Lots of depth and impact. Amazing how a picture can flood a mind with memories. This really made me think about Adam, but then it brought me a happy thought. The thought of when and how I met a Peep. ♡ I love my Peep. ♡

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