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eBENTO Monthly Event in Second Life


eBENTO is a new shopping event in Second Life that will start this May, 15th at 9am SLT and run till June 8th at 9am SLT. This will be an ongoing event that will start on the 15th of each month and will focus on items that are bento related. The founders of the event are Syra Hyun and Shine Messmer.

You know that I am a bento enthusiast so I really wanted to blog about it. You will find bento parts, animations, and more. Most of the items will be new releases but I noticed a few of the items are older but placed at a discount.

This month there are 24 designers participating and all are bringing a variety of different items. I am going to give you a bit of a tour in the following video but please note, since the event is not open yet, not all of the designers have setup as of yet.

Here is a link to my video tour on YouTube:

Here are some important links for eBENTO:

If you are not familiar with Bento, here is some information and links that will explain it in detail:

  1. What is Bento?On December 15th, 2015, Linden Lab announced a new project called Bento. Basically what they are doing is adding additional bones to the Second Life avatar skeleton to support both rigging and animation.
  2. Bento is Live! – Bento went live on December 5, 2016 and is currently available in all Second Life viewers. Please update your viewer to the latest release if you haven’t already done so.
  3. Weekly Content Creation User Group meetings – Everyone is invited to join the weekly, public meeting intended for discussion of issues around content creation, including avatars, animations, mesh, bento, etc…
  4. My Project Bento tag on my blog – Keep an eye on my Project Bento tag on my blog for all posts I make about Bento.
  5. My Project Bento YouTube PlayLists – Keep an eye on my Project Bento YouTube Playlist for all videos I make about Bento.

Tomorrow is Mother’s Day in America so I hope you have a wonderful day with your loved ones, happy mother’s day! <3

My Style Credits:
Shape: Catya 2 Shape by Strawberry Singh
*Mesh Body: Maitreya Mesh Body – Lara V4.1 by Onyx LeShelle
*Mesh Head: CATWA HEAD Catya v2.16 by Catwa Clip
*Skin Applier: .::WoW Skins::. Summer Tan by sawsan SecretSpy (@ eBENTO)
*Hair: Exile:: Way That I Feel by Kavar Cleanslate (@ C88)
*Dress: [Aleutia] Jasmine by Catalina Staheli (@ On9)
*Shoes: …Mutresse… Iggy Sandals by Eeky Cioc (@ C88)
*Necklace+Earrings: EarthStones Playful Dolphins by Abraxxa Anatine
*Bento Rings: Absolut Vendetta- Juno Bento Rings by VistaMesh (@ eBENTO)
*Compact+Pose: GingerFish Poses – Lipstick Love- by Tracy Redangel (@ eBENTO)
*Bento AO in Video: TuTy – SEXY CONFIDENT Bento AO by Tutys (@ eBENTO)


Strawberry has been a Second Life Resident since 2007 and a Linden Lab employee since 2019.

3 thoughts on “eBENTO Monthly Event in Second Life

  • Bobbie Faulds

    Check out 7 Deadly Skins. She updated them at the skin fair. One of my favorites actually.

  • Hi! I still don’t know something: if i have my sistem avatar, downloading the latest firestorm viewer, my avatar becomes bento, or i have to purchase a bento mesh body and/or head to have all the extra bones?
    Thank you!

  • Bobbie Faulds

    Bento is just the skeleton and won’t affect your default body, per se. Unless you are going furry or quadruped, there really isn’t a “bento” body. It usually affects hands, tails, ears and wings. Updating to a bento viewer lets you see these rendered properly

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