Distinguished Aesthetics

unabashed commentary & reviews by a gentleman of the grid

Silent Sparrow’s Corbie Suit

| February 12, 2011

LIMITED EDITION ALERT: Among this fabulous new suit are 5 Limited Edition Colours — get them while you can! Yes, I’ve been absent from my blog for a while. Between RL and some serious SL focus, I had to make some decisions over what I could reasonably spend time on. In any event, the first […]

Oh My Goodness, I Have Nothing to Wear!

| May 14, 2010

[click image for larger view] The onset of Summer weather delivers invitations to related events such as: Cruise Ship festivities. I am faced with one such invitation this weekend. As an elegant gothic gentleman, what to do, what to do? I considered a full Steampunk diving suit, but that really isn’t ship deck worthy. And […]

Fox Gets Inked

| September 10, 2009

[click image for larger view] Name of Ensemble: belladonna:lepidoptera Creator: hyasynth Tiramisu Shoppe: Silent Sparrow Comments: Today Silent Sparrow released another fabulous tattoo. For the ladies, of course. But during the course of a conversation with Hya, we pondered whether or not my fox self could successfully wear one of the tattoos. After selecting the […]

Pop Japan Styling

| September 4, 2009

[click image for larger view] Name of Ensemble: =IZUMIYA=Fashion Set NO.M11 Creator: Izumi Homewood Shoppe: IZUMIYA Comments: I am seldom one to back down from a challenge, and this was the gauntlet thrown down before me by my lovely Lady earlier this week: “I challenge you to use (the pink Hello Kitty) background in a […]

Silent Sparrow’s Severin

| August 26, 2009

[click image for larger view] Name of Ensemble: Severin Suit Creator: hyasynth Tiramisu Shoppe: Silent Sparrow Comments: Hya teased me relentlessly during the creation of this suit, and I can see why. It’s definitely now in my top five of all Silent Sparrow Suits to date. The attention to detail in this ensemble is astounding. […]

Silent Sparrow’s Aesthete Waistcoats

| April 9, 2009

[click for larger image] Name of Ensemble: Aesthete Waistcoat Creator: hyasynth Tiramisu Shoppe: Silent Sparrow Variations Within Ensemble: Buttons in copper, jet and silver Comments: I have just returned from an expedition to Tokyo, Japan, and to my surprise, returned to a lovely gift of waistcoats from my Lady, Pipsqueak Fiddlesticks. I do have quite […]

Silent Sparrow’s Valerian

| February 19, 2009

[click for larger image] Name of Ensemble: Valerian Creator: hyasynth Tiramisu Shoppe: Silent Sparrow Number of Pieces: 15 (Varying pieces for men and women) Variations Within Ensemble: Shirt, Jacket or Shirt & Jacket, men’s and ladies Jabot, Tails and variants. Comments: