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DEFAULT - Grandpa's pants outfit, lower waist, better pants

by CatOfEvilGenius Posted 18th Jan 2012 at 3:02 PM - Updated 18th Jan 2012 at 9:39 PM by CatOfEvilGenius
11 Comments / replies (Who?) - 1 Feedback Posts, 10 Thanks Posts
This is a new mesh, and means that it's a brand new self contained object that usually does not require a specific Expansion pack (although this is possible depending on the type). It may have Recolours hosted on MTS - check below the description for more information.
Default replacement of emBodyDressShirtPants.
Lower waist, better pants, cleaned up textures.
I also recommend my *updated* shirt and pants replacements.





Brown shoes are actually darker than they look in this image.



Polygon Counts:
2284 polys

Additional Credits:
skin: HystericalParoxysm, face edits by me
eyes: Phaenoh's Keen Eyes

Age: Elder
Gender: Male
Clothing Type: Everyday
Clothing Style: No Style Modern
Other Type: Not Applicable
Maxis Flags: Default Replacement
Outfit Type: Full Outfit

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
Key: - File was updated after upload was posted
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DEFAULT_EM_bodyDressShirtPants.7z

Size: 721.3 KB · Downloads: 3,685 · 18th Jan 2012
721.3 KB 3,685 18th Jan 2012
Don't forget to Thank the creator after downloading! Use the Thanks button located above the screenshots above.
Basic Download and Install Instructions:

1. Download: Click the download link to save the .rar or .zip file(s) to your computer.

2. Extract the zip, rar, or 7z file.

3. Place in Downloads Folder: Cut and paste the .package file(s) into your Downloads folder:
  • Origin (Ultimate Collection): Users\(Current User Account)\Documents\EA Games\The Sims™ 2 Ultimate Collection\Downloads\
  • Non-Origin, Windows Vista/7/8/10: Users\(Current User Account)\Documents\EA Games\The Sims 2\Downloads\
  • Non-Origin, Windows XP: Documents and Settings\(Current User Account)\My Documents\EA Games\The Sims 2\Downloads\
  • Mac: Users\(Current User Account)\Documents\EA Games\The Sims 2\Downloads
  • Mac x64: /Library/Containers/com.aspyr.sims2.appstore/Data/Library/Application Support/Aspyr/The Sims 2/Downloads
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Field Researcher
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#2 Old 18th Jan 2012 at 6:28 PM
Woot!

More elder male goodness!
Test Subject
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#3 Old 18th Jan 2012 at 8:26 PM
Thank you so much for making these defaults!! My life=made
Top Secret Researcher
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#4 Old 18th Jan 2012 at 8:37 PM
I've always thought it looked stupid how the pants are too short above the feet. Thank you!
Gone Fishin'
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#5 Old 18th Jan 2012 at 9:40 PM Last edited by NixNivis : 19th Jan 2012 at 2:34 AM. Reason: Got my smileys mixed up
I love you for this! I never understood why Maxis thinks that all elder males not only wear trousers that are too short, but also pull them up to their armpits (or at least well above the waist). Thank you for giving our older gents back their dignity!
Field Researcher
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#6 Old 18th Jan 2012 at 10:29 PM
Thank you, thank you, thank you.
I am tired of never using those frumpy outfits. My elders start at 55 not 80! (and even my octogenarians are more fashion-savvy than those old outfits)
transmogrified
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#7 Old 19th Jan 2012 at 12:20 AM
Cat, you rock. Just going to echo NixNivis: Thank you for giving our older gents back their dignity!
Not actually evil.
Original Poster
#8 Old 19th Jan 2012 at 12:59 AM
Thank you all for the comments, much appreciated. You echo my feelings about the Maxis originals! :D

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Mad Poster
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#9 Old 21st Jan 2012 at 12:57 PM
Perfect! I never understood having the pants pulled up so high. I mean, where do you put the gut if you get such a thing? Besides, it just isn't attractive and my older guys are young (at heart, at least). I also could never stand having the pants so high on the ankle.

Thank you so much!
Test Subject
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#10 Old 31st Jan 2012 at 9:03 PM
Thank you so much! I love all of your mesh edits!
Lab Assistant
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#11 Old 14th Feb 2012 at 5:22 AM
YAY!! No more Wedgie Flood Pants!
Even old men need some style...not...poorly tailored pants, that need to removed with the jaws of life from where the sun dont shine.
Thank you so much!
Test Subject
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#12 Old 6th Jul 2012 at 8:28 PM
thank you, thank you, now my elders can have some nice and comfy clothes :D