Sunday, 20 April 2014

The Art Fish : Art Named Capering by {anc} aki - Tuner Gacha

Tu'na - Inspired by Tuner Gacha prizes from {anc}
There are very few things that {anc} aki creates that I do not fall in love with almost straight away. Being able to use his items for my image making is just a perfect collaboration as I always find them so inspiring. {anc} aki makes quite a few collections of items for gacha - which is

"Gashapon (ガシャポン gashapon?) is a Bandai brand trademark (U.S.Registration Number.2864782) widely used throughout the world for their capsule toys. It is also referred to as gachapon (ガチャポン gachapon?)." Both gashapon and gachapon are Japanese onomatopoeia, made up of two sounds: "gasha" or "gacha" for the turning of a crank on a toy vending machine, and "pon" for the sound of the toy capsule dropping into the receptacle. It is used to describe both the machines themselves, and any toy obtained from them. Tomy, another major player in capsule toy market, uses "Gacha" (ガチャ gacha?) instead of "Gachapon" for their capsule vending machines and toys." - Wikipedia.

SL does seem to have caught Gacha fever, with many regularly occuring Gacha events being held including the Fantasy Gacha Carnival (re-opening for the May season on 04.05.2014) which is where you will find the Tuner Gacha. I would describe the collection as a hybrid exploration of Baroque sensuality in a steam punk hyperballad - featuring beautiful headphones with scrolled headdresses and mechanical speakers.'Spear eye' masks that accompany and match these with closed eyes, lash and screw details. The plat de résistance in the collection however are the stunning Ultra Rare prizes  - Hermaphroditism Chair  (One and Two)

Chair I
Chair I
Chair II (Easter Egg)
Chair II
Other Credits
For Chair I

Model - Nebraska Oddfish Jones
Skin - Glam Affair Luria + Slink Hands & Feet
Hair - .Shi Blown in Monochrome

Props 
{anc} Hermaphroditism Chair One from Tuner Gacha *New Release*
Half Deer + Flower Head Goldfish [fancy]

For Chair II

Model - Nebraska Oddfish Jones
Skin - Glam Affair Luria + Slink Hands & Feet
Hair - Zibska Troubadour  *New Release*
Shoes - Pure Poison Alexandra Heels (Slink Medium Feet)
Clothing - Egg Pastie (Self Made)

Props 
{anc} Hermaphroditism Chair Two from Tuner Gacha *New Release*
Zenith =Z= Kiosk Birdcage Gacha (Tinted Black)
OmarCypher - Raven

A complete listing of slurls to the above shops can now be found here

2 comments:

  1. Nice blog :) I want to ask you if you wanna follow each other? I would be glad! Have a nice day.

    My Fashion Insider.

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    1. That sounds great Candice! Lets go for it! :)

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