Welcome to Gaia! ::

Nebaku's avatar

Dedicated Regular

12,200 Points
  • Millionaire 200
  • Ultimate Player 200
  • Partygoer 500
When you shop for clothes in the online gaia NPC stores, do you buy an entire set or do you tend to mix and match? I feel like my OCD makes me want entire sets at once crying
Denham's avatar

Anxious Builder

20,150 Points
  • Olympian 200
  • Perfect Attendance 400
  • Invisibility 100
          I pretty much buy a whole set if I like it, which I generally do since I love gold shop items. Though if I'm trying to save some gold here and there I try to restrict myself to colors and/or items in a set that I think I'll use the most.
Kyianne's avatar


I refrain from using sets because I like challenging
myself to find items from different sets to match. c:

But of course, if the set is simply amazing I'd
buy the entire thing...especially if it's a starter
set and each thing is 5 gold.
Jin Love's avatar

Demonic Cutie-Pie


User Image

            I only buy a set if I really like it, which is rare. I don't like outfits that are full sets, it's just not creative. I love to mix and match.

User Image
Erynne's avatar

Scurvy Wench

8,150 Points
  • Beta Gaian 0
  • Beta Citizen 0
  • Beta Forum Regular 0
I can only afford one or, if cheap enough, two. I managed to get 2 Dark Omens this month, but that really killed my wallet. My wallet is now undead.
Tute Sweet's avatar

Dapper Darling

Not really. I tend to mix and match more.
I don't usually like the whole set, I'll usually just like one or two pieces from it, so I rarely buy the whole thing.
The Drunken Jester's avatar

Tipsy Man-Lover

I very rarely buy a whole set of anything. And even when I do I never EVER wear a set. I'm more likely to buy every color of one item.
Call me elitist if you want, but I just can't stand it when I see people wearing a set. Whether it's every pose in one item to make the whole outfit, or something they bought at one of the gold shops.
It's just lazy avatar creation IMHO and I just don't see the point.
xkamiko07x's avatar

Hygienic Cutie-Pie

21,900 Points
  • Battle: Level 10 250
  • Alchemy Level 10 100
  • Partygoer 500
i tend to buy sets if the set is beautiful. even starter ones but it's mostly mc's that i complete more than anything. i want to collect the tropical dancer sets and the raven sets from the gold shop.
Yorugami's avatar

ll Kano ll's Partner

Stylish Vampire

I pretty much shop in the NPC stores like I do IRL.
xD Only buy the things that look good to me.
And that usually never consists of an entire set.

I'm a lot more freely spending when it comes to gold shops
though. O__o Items are usually a lot cheaper and it doesn't
hurt as much if I splurge out some gold for some wardrobe
VVhip's avatar

Girl-Crazy Hellhound

17,250 Points
  • Elocutionist 200
  • Threadmaster 200
  • Megathread 100
Entire sets are kind of frowned upon in some areas.

I prefer to just buy what goes with my style. I pretty much only stick to this style now.
I'm really lazy with avi clothes so I buy items that have the same shade, but I haven't bought a set yet.

The area that I spend time on my avi is the hair/eye combo. This is where I'm a bit fussy. whee
I go by with what goes with this stone hand of mine.
Avilline's avatar

Shy Dark Elf

I usually mix and match.
I'll get an item that works with an avatar I've got in the works.

If there is a set that I adore, I'd probably get all of it.
But I change my mind on things all the time.
It's ridiculous.
Ping of Death's avatar

Bashful Exhibitionist

17,100 Points
  • Partygoer 500
  • Alchemy Level 3 100
  • Battle Hardened 150
Using a set is too easy. I don't even use the same item to get two different poses just to match the colors.
K i m z y's avatar

Moonlight Girl

I used to not be able to make a matching avatar and then I practiced and practiced until finally I managed to come up with a successful matching avatar.

I rarely use sets now. However, I remember when sets were everything to me.

Quick Reply

Manage Your Items
Other Stuff
Get GCash
Get Items
More Items
Where Everyone Hangs Out
Other Community Areas
Virtual Spaces
Fun Stuff
Gaia's Games