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"You're not leaving the house dressed like that, young lady!" - Female Modesty Set (Base Game)

by HystericalParoxysm Posted 25th Sep 2008 at 7:56 PM - Updated 25th Sep 2008 at 7:52 PM by fanseelamb : fixing thumbnail :)
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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.
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[size=4][color=indigo]Modesty Set?[/header1]

Well, I went and did this for Apartment Life, and that got me looking at a lot of the other outfits in the game... and actually, one of the worst offenders is the base game, with short skirts and bellies sticking out all over the place.

I'm not a prude, but I don't think it's too much to ask that our sims look properly covered up. Thus, I have fixed a ton of outfits - pulling up pants, pulling down shirts, and adding leggings/tights and undershirts. If you want your sims to have it all hanging out, then don't download. I've done everything separately so if you want a particular set and don't want the rest, you can pick and choose.

[size=4][color=indigo][b]Default Replacements![/header1]

All files here are default replacements - [b]they will completely replace the original outfits with my changes.
If you don't like that, don't download them! I have no plans to make non-defaults of these. If someone else wants to do that, go right ahead - I made these for my own use and figured I'd upload them to share. Don't ask for non-defaults or I will come to your house and eat all your pasta!

The textures are compressed as much as SimPE would let me compress them (no texture quality loss, by the way) so these should be relatively small in size despite being defaults.

[size=4][color=indigo]Other outfits?[/header1]

I've got several outfits already done from several EPs. The Apartment Life set is already uploaded and available here. I do plan on doing more - when, I don't know. Don't bug me or I'll throw eggs at your dog.

Why didn't I do certain outfits (like the one adult female bra-with-sheer-black-top, or the teen female midriff tops that match the swimwear)? Because I didn't think it warranted it - either it was clearly meant to be skimpy and showing too much skin, or matched a swimsuit and was supposed to look like a swimsuit with shorts over or whatever... Basically, if it ain't here, I didn't feel like doing it, but MOST stuff from the base game is here.

[size=4][color=indigo][b]Downloads are in Comments![/header1]

Because of the fact that I have a ton of different sets here, I am putting the downloads in the comments.

[b]The file attached to this first post is a useless file which you do not need so don't download it!
It's only attached because I have to in order for this thread to work as a proper download thread... and because it'll amuse me to see how many people download it anyway without having read this at all.

[size=4][color=indigo][b]Thanks to:[/header1]

MTS2, the rest of the staff, and Delphy, for giving me a cool place to make pretty things for pixel dollies.

Everyone who has contributed to the development of SimPE.

Wes_H for his Milkshape plugins.

[size=4][color=indigo][b]Model Credits:[/header1]

Adult hair by Nouk, teen hair by Raon (both free). Skin and brows by me. Eyes by Anva. Makeup by RenSim.
Age: Teen Young Adult Adult Elder
Gender: Female
Clothing Type: Everyday Formal Athletic
Clothing Style: Modern
Maxis Flags: Maxis Fixed
Outfit Type: Top Bottom 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
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Do not download this file - downloads are in comments!.rar

Size: 224 Bytes · Downloads: 12,905 · 25th Sep 2008
224 Bytes 12,905 25th Sep 2008
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Lab Assistant
#76 Old 26th Sep 2008 at 8:36 AM
Well done! thats a very good default replacement set, but I dont really use the base game outfits, ever thought about changing stuff for adult males? anyway now my game will lag to death! seriously.
Test Subject
#77 Old 26th Sep 2008 at 8:46 AM
Ooh I like the Adult Male changes idea... What kind of man wears a sweat shirt, jeans and... sandles!? Just think of their poor wives, girlfriends, and children... "you're not wearing that, are you?"
Lab Assistant
#78 Old 26th Sep 2008 at 8:56 AM
"... or I will come to your house and eat all your pasta!"
"Don't bug me or I'll throw eggs at your dog."

You make the best threats. :D

Thanks for these, nabbing a good half. The neighbourhood I play most it's winter half the time, so midriffs hanging out everywhere really wasn't realistic. Oh and especially thank you for the jacket with the added undershirt - it looks so much better!
Lab Assistant
#79 Old 26th Sep 2008 at 9:06 AM
Well, I really can't add anything to what's already been said other than to show my support for this super awesome idea you had!

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Lab Assistant
#80 Old 26th Sep 2008 at 9:16 AM
thank you very much!! Very very usefull
Akita
Lab Assistant
#81 Old 26th Sep 2008 at 9:26 AM
Wee! Some of these are pretty awesome, now!

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Field Researcher
#82 Old 26th Sep 2008 at 9:36 AM
maxis seem to think ALL women walk around with bits of flesh hanging out... Um, so thanks for these, the tops were a real pain, i'll use them now! THANKS!

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Test Subject
#83 Old 26th Sep 2008 at 9:46 AM
Thank you! I was so sick of limiting my Sims to select Free Time and H&M clothing just to cover up a bit of skin. Gracias!
Alchemist
#84 Old 26th Sep 2008 at 9:56 AM
I will come to your house and eat all your pasta!
I´d love to have you!

What you´ve done here is such an improvement! They should really send their designers to a "School of good taste". Thanks,
Lab Assistant
#85 Old 26th Sep 2008 at 10:06 AM
Ahhhh that's what we needed - a little decorum. I don't use the in-game clothing but with some of these outfits I can bring a bit of decency back to the neighbourhood.

Will download later when I leave this annoying place called work!
Test Subject
#86 Old 26th Sep 2008 at 10:16 AM
Thank you! I loved the AL pack and snagged all of these. I'm not a huge fan of "tights" under skirts (I prefer pantyhose myself) but I have to say it *really* completes the outfits. Amazing how such a small addition (adding tights to a short skirt) make it look a million times less trashy!

I can't wait for your other sets to come out!

Again, thank you so much for sharing these with us!
Lab Assistant
#87 Old 26th Sep 2008 at 10:26 AM
I'm so glad you made another set. This is very useful, I never let my sims wear Maxis clothing before because of all that skin showing.. thank you very much for this improvement!
Lab Assistant
#88 Old 26th Sep 2008 at 10:36 AM
THANK YOU!!! I love you for this. These belly-showing clothes always annoyed the hell out of me. You're awesome!
Lab Assistant
#89 Old 26th Sep 2008 at 10:46 AM
Quote:
Originally Posted by CatOfEvilGenius
Now I can use all those Maxis shirts and pants that just used to sit in the catalog taking up space. Thank you SO much!


EXACTLY!! THANK YOU!! As a 36yo mom, I am a on the conservative side of clothing tastes. I didn't look, but were these all teen? We need to do something with ADULT FEMALE, as well. I hate some of those belly-toting things for ADULTS. I mean.....moms shouldn't look like that, right?????

--Carrie
Sims 2 Mac Super Collection
Sims 3/WA/HELS/Ambitions/LN/Gen/Pets and doing it ALL on a MacBook Pro now..Hmmm...
Instructor
#90 Old 26th Sep 2008 at 10:56 AM
Thank you thank you thank you thank you! Cannot tell you how much I will appreciate not seeing every single female belly in Pleasantview!
Test Subject
#91 Old 26th Sep 2008 at 11:06 AM
These are such a wonderful idea! I use mostly custom clothing mostly because of the way Maxis always seems to want females to look trashy....and always hated that even if my playable Sims looked good, the townies still looked like they needed to be hanging out on the corner (if you get what I mean). I am looking forward to seeing any other sets you may do...thank you so much!
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#92 Old 26th Sep 2008 at 11:16 AM
Quote:
Originally Posted by carrie640
EXACTLY!! THANK YOU!! As a 36yo mom, I am a on the conservative side of clothing tastes. I didn't look, but were these all teen? We need to do something with ADULT FEMALE, as well. I hate some of those belly-toting things for ADULTS. I mean.....moms shouldn't look like that, right?????


I stated what was what in the posts. This covers teens, adults, young adults, a couple elder outfits. I agree with you wholeheartedly - which is why I already fixed the adult stuff.

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Test Subject
#93 Old 26th Sep 2008 at 11:26 AM
I seriously downloaded just about everything here. I love the tights. Love how now my grown-up Sims' hemlines are practical! I'm more on the modest side, so this is a godsend. Thanks.
Test Subject
#94 Old 26th Sep 2008 at 11:36 AM Last edited by dinalou1953 : 26th Sep 2008 at 4:27 PM. Reason: spelling
Thanks for these. Now if you could just do something about the townies idea of color coordination.
Top Secret Researcher
#95 Old 26th Sep 2008 at 11:46 AM
Thanks so much over and over again!

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Lab Assistant
#96 Old 26th Sep 2008 at 11:56 AM
thank you so much for this. It's been bugging me to a lot.
Test Subject
#97 Old 26th Sep 2008 at 12:06 PM
Yay For Modesty!
#98 Old 26th Sep 2008 at 12:16 PM
This reminds me of a song:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HUQ0K30h4Zk
Lab Assistant
#99 Old 26th Sep 2008 at 12:26 PM
THANK YOU!!!

I'm so tired of attempting to find tops and bottoms for my sims that don't show off the belly. I'd gotten to where I wasn't using alot of the games seperate clothing and so many outfits because of that.

Wonderful idea, and very very appreciated.
Test Subject
#100 Old 26th Sep 2008 at 12:36 PM
Someone who finally telepathically heard my "OMG, like, Since when do we wear all of these belly-baring tops!"*

:-p

*preceding sentence intended in a completely ironic fashion
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