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Spots 'n Stripes Nursery

by Deastrumquodvicis Posted 3rd Jun 2011 at 6:13 PM - Updated 1st Jun 2011 at 4:05 PM by Deastrumquodvicis : fixing shtuffs to improve the screenshots
11 Comments / replies (Who?) - 3 Feedback Posts, 8 Thanks Posts
This is a new mesh recolour, and means that you will need to download the particular mesh itself in order for this to show up in your game. See the Meshes Needed section or read the text for more information.
Why have I done this to myself?! Two and a half days of doing NOTHING BUT THIS SET! After all, I have no job, car, or school....but that's beside the point. I've worked hard on this, and hope that everyone enjoys it.

I was inspired by, of all things, a three-ring binder I got during locker cleanout four years ago at high school. I kept it then for its design, not having a clue if I'd ever get to use it, but sure enough, I finally figured something out! Then I gave it more colors than just the blue one, because that would be boring.

Recolored in this set:
Sanitation Station Baby Changing Table
The Kinder Kontainer
The Kinder Koddler
3x4 Floor Rug by Echo (also for the 2x3 Floor Rug by Windkeeper/Echo)
Social Climbing Ivy Floor Lamp--will also recolor Social Climbing Ivy Table Lamp
Tinkle Trainer 6000
"Founding Fathers" Electric Lamp
Groovy Dresser by Keen Co.--university required
Ultra Funky Curtain Clothes--will recolor Loft Curtains by Sparse and Fine
Here and There Thing
wallpaper
carpet

It doesn't seem like that many objects, but when you consider there's eight recolors for each, and it took my computer fifteen minutes to load some of them in Wizards of SimPE (and an hour for the ones I had to do in actual SimPE), plus a couple of items I'm not including (yet)...yeesh! I've tormented myself! Plus I wanted to make sure that BaseGame people could use it (I didn't find a dresser I liked in base so that's University, but everything else is good), so I had to do a bit of research to figure out what was what. And then I went and used Echo's 3x4 Rug mesh.

The dressers are available in all the colors and combos in the patterns shown, but I couldn't think of a more efficient way to show that.

Great for twins, quads (with a number of cheats), or (God save you) octuplets (since I can think of a way to do that). Enjoy!

Policy:
You MAY upload in houses, provided links and credit are given obviously, and as long as it's free
You MAY recolor and upload those recolors where it's free, as long as links are given obviously

Additional Credits:
Echo for the fantabulous rug mesh
The geniuses behind SimPE Photoshop 6
Picture Window Pro 3.1
Numenor's AnyGame Starter (horrah!)
Lucas Easy Bedding Texture Creator
Tags: #stripes, #spots, #green, #blue, #lavender, #pink, #nursery, #set

You must have the expansion or stuff packs listed below installed to use this custom content. Please see the post text for any exceptions.

Sims 2
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walls.zip

Size: 63.9 KB · Downloads: 1,823 · 3rd Jun 2011
63.9 KB 1,823 3rd Jun 2011
trainingpotty.zip

Size: 342.1 KB · Downloads: 1,898 · 3rd Jun 2011
342.1 KB 1,898 3rd Jun 2011
tablelamp.zip

Size: 1.11 MB · Downloads: 1,726 · 3rd Jun 2011
1.11 MB 1,726 3rd Jun 2011
rugs.zip

Size: 618.0 KB · Downloads: 1,805 · 3rd Jun 2011
618.0 KB 1,805 3rd Jun 2011
highchair.zip

Size: 3.67 MB · Downloads: 2,094 · 3rd Jun 2011
3.67 MB 2,094 3rd Jun 2011
floors.zip

Size: 346.6 KB · Downloads: 1,787 · 3rd Jun 2011
346.6 KB 1,787 3rd Jun 2011
floorlamps.zip

Size: 1.27 MB · Downloads: 1,770 · 3rd Jun 2011
1.27 MB 1,770 3rd Jun 2011
endtables.zip

Size: 286.6 KB · Downloads: 1,831 · 3rd Jun 2011
286.6 KB 1,831 3rd Jun 2011
dresserUNI.zip

Size: 710.5 KB · Downloads: 1,825 · 3rd Jun 2011
710.5 KB 1,825 3rd Jun 2011
curtains.zip

Size: 540.1 KB · Downloads: 1,901 · 3rd Jun 2011
540.1 KB 1,901 3rd Jun 2011
cribs.zip

Size: 2.08 MB · Downloads: 2,236 · 3rd Jun 2011
2.08 MB 2,236 3rd Jun 2011
changingtable.zip

Size: 1.56 MB · Downloads: 2,208 · 3rd Jun 2011
1.56 MB 2,208 3rd Jun 2011
beds.zip

Size: 2.85 MB · Downloads: 2,482 · 3rd Jun 2011
2.85 MB 2,482 3rd Jun 2011
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11 Comments / Replies (Who?) - 2 Feedback Posts, 8 Thanks Posts
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#2 Old 3rd Jun 2011 at 11:27 PM
I love this! Perfect for my twins rooms!!
Lab Assistant
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#3 Old 4th Jun 2011 at 1:49 AM
This is beautiful.
Test Subject
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#4 Old 4th Jun 2011 at 4:43 AM
These are great thank you for sharing
Test Subject
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#5 Old 4th Jun 2011 at 5:06 AM
Love these colors, thanks
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#6 Old 4th Jun 2011 at 12:30 PM
Sooo cute! Thank you! ^_^
Lab Assistant
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#7 Old 5th Jun 2011 at 4:02 PM
Wow, these look really cool! I have been decorating more rooms for children and felt there werent enought options. This is right on time! Cant wait to see them in-game. Thanks for sharing!
Test Subject
#8 Old 6th Jun 2011 at 4:38 AM
these are great, but i wish there was an download all file.
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#9 Old 6th Jun 2011 at 5:23 PM
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Originally Posted by seenoevil
these are great, but i wish there was an download all file.


Yeah, I would have done that, but it would exceed the 10Mb limit. Sorry.
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#10 Old 5th Jul 2011 at 5:49 PM
Perfect :D
Test Subject
#11 Old 6th Feb 2012 at 1:11 PM
Default Love it!
I absolutely love this!!
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#12 Old 11th May 2014 at 3:34 AM
So cool...wish I'd seen it sooner!