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Rambles about Hair Fair 2013, Mesh Hair, and some pics of new styles at ChiChickie!

Hi there, ChiChickie! Fans – there’s been quite a gap since we last posted — rl has intervened for me and for Whisper, who’s done such a good job for the past few years of keeping the ChiChickie! Blog going.  Since she’s tied up irl, it’s up to me to get some info up here, and now seems a great time to do that! I’ve got a lot of new stuff in the store — We have a bunch of new styles that were released during Hair Fair 2013, and I just put out a new style recently!

Hair Fair was just amazing this year.  Thanks to Sasy Scarborough, Whimsy Winx, Mel Vanbeeck and the whole Hair Fair 2013 committee, the total raised for Wigs for Kids came out to be $L 4,157,251  — that blows our previous record year (last year) out of the water by well over a million lindens.  That’s just AMAZING.

20% of every sale from my kiosk went toward that total, so I am so grateful to everyone who purchased a ChiChickie! style this year.

Speaking of my Hair Fair styles – this year was my first real foray into mesh.  It took me over a year to teach myself Blender and rigging to the point where I had a style I was happy with, and I released my first mesh hair, Jacinta, back in May.  Then Hair Fair was upon us.  For a while, I struggled with various ways of making sculpts to try and stay “old school” on my construction.  Lots of customers had indicated to me that they still preferred prim construction over mesh.   So I struggled with attempts to upload my hairs, designed in Blender, as individual sculpts etc. and things just didn’t work that way.  Then the new “server side appearance” release was scheduled for 7/9 — just a few days before Hair Fair, and I thought seriously about it.. .and decided that, since all the viewers were required to be updated to accommodate the server side push by 7/9, then by default, everyone would have to have a mesh capable viewer.  So I just gave in to my own desires and went full-on MESH.  And I’m really very pleased with how my styles came out.  It was a “hella-learning curve” to get to that point, but I now prefer designing in Blender.  The controls are now second nature, and the precision with which I can model my styles really helps me to more closely realize my “vision” on a new style.

This is the beginning of a new “phase” of ChiChickie!  I am considering a total re-brand/relaunch — with a new store, a new vision, and a new name.  It’s not happening tomorrow, but that’s where I’m focusing my energies right about now.

Until that happens, I’ll continue to release new styles and put out great new stuff as I refine my mesh skills and expand my offerings.  TTFN, Li’l Chickies!  Here are some pictures of my recent styles to enjoy.  Come on over to the store and try them in person, why dontcha??

Reef---Ad-Pic  Pepper---Ad-Pic  Kate---Ad-Pic  Jessie---Ad-Pic  DeeDee---Ad-Pic  Melanie---Ad-Pic


SECRET SALE at ChiChickie! 15 styles for $10L each!

Secret Sale!

ChiChickie! Secret Sale! 3 Days only!
This Friday, Saturday and Sunday, September 21 – 23!


ChiChickie!’s famous “Secret” sale is back! With more styles than ever, randomly selected in random color packs, ON SALE for only $10L each!

Tell only your best hair fanatic friends!

15 random 4-color packs of 15 random hair styles in the store are marked down from $200L to $10 L through Sunday 9/23! What’s the secret?? They’re marked with a tiny little “SECRET” sign – you have to SEARCH for them! Come and find them all!

HURRY! 3 Days Only!

Click the link to visit the store inworld! –> ChiChickie!

Happy Holidays!

We hope you have a safe and happy holidays from ChiChickie and friends!

Head on over to the store and get your own pair of cute fuzzy panda earmuffs for free!

Hair by ChiChickie!

Skin by Belleza

Shape by Synergy (part of WendyTotal Avatar by ChiChickie! & KRB Skins)

Eyes by [plastik]

Earmuffs by ChiChickie!

Scarf by HiTcH Bashly (unavailable)

Turtleneck by Ibizarre

Skirt by Kloka

Stockings by sey

Boots by MIEL

– Whisper D

Hollie and Ivy sled into your heart!

Grab another pack of marshmallows! Synergy Avatar Enhancement is back to bring you a set of affordable and adorable holiday total package avatars.

Hollie is a cutie. Her curly locks and candy cane stained lips have got me in the holiday mood.

Hollie is certainly dressed for a evening of icing skating, cocoa toasting, and good cheer!

Check out Ivy’s mischievous face. It looks like she’s got Santa by his silver bells. LOL!

Ivy looks a little cold waiting for Mr. Clause to come warm her up. The frilly skirt outfit, Christmas boots, and candy cane garter is sure to get any Santa down through that chimney like a good st nick.

Each avatar comes packed with a Shape, Hair, Skin, Eyes, Eyelashes, Makeup, Clothing, Jewelry, and Shoes. At a introductory low price of 295L each. Also if you’re interested. The shoes, hair, and skins are also available separately!

Go to ChiChickie!

Where’s Cami And Naida?

Another collaborating release by the duo team of Chichickie and KRB Skins as Synergy Avatar Enhancement. They are back again bringing you another pair of total avatar packages at affordable prices. Check out Cami’s unique face and the luscious lashes really bring out the pretty eyes!

Say Hello to Cami. The comfy blue flowered outfit, quirky shoulder length brown hair, and dainty shape don’t compare to her precious cherub face with matching treasured brown eyes!

Naida is a new exotic release. This sophisticated brown eyed lady is full of personality and her clothes are stylish. She’s sportin’ a snazzy hairstyle to match her fashionable skirt outfit and elegant sandals. This groovy gal is such a unique gem for a bargain price!

Each avatar comes packed with a Shape, Hair, Skin, Eyes, Eyelashes, Makeup, Clothing, Jewelry, and Shoes. At a introductory low price of 295L each. Also if you’re interested. The shoes, hair, and skins are also available separately!

Go to ChiChickie!

Wait For Wendy

Wendy the pixie-like shag cut has wooshed through the weekend and now available in store but, wait there is more!

The 95L exclusive sale price for the fatpack has been extended just until tomorrow night. Because I have gotten a little behind on things. Shame on me and extra sales for you!

Wendy is a impish, fun and perfect style for the active, stylish and happy-go-lucky avatars!

Hair by ChiChickie!

Skin by -Belleza-

Eyes by :: Exodi ::

Dress by The Sea Hole

Shoes by Sensual Mistery

– Whisper D

Wittle Webby

Chichickie is flying straight into Halloween with a super cute style that was just released this week. It gets me all batty! The adorable hair has animated bats flying above you and a scary spider crawling out of one of the piggy tails. Awwwwwwww!

It’s such a creepily cute and a fun style to own just before the spooktacular events. For this week’s 60L Weekend Sale. 60L for a 4-color pack. Go check it outtttttt!

Hair by ChiChickie!

Skin by Romi Skin

Shape by Chichickie (part of Wendy Total Avatar by ChiChickie! & KRB Skins)

Eyes by artilleri

Freckles by Idiosyncrasy

Dress by “*noju*

Bat Pail by ANA_Mations

Flats by TRUTH

– Whisper D