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UPDATED Nightlife Vampire Hair for Teens

by DJ_Mur3 Posted 4th Dec 2005 at 9:14 AM - Updated 5th Dec 2005 at 7:02 AM by DJ_Mur3 : adding more...
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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.
I always wondered why Nightlife had four hair meshes for adults, but only two that had teen versions. Why didn't they just have a teen version of all of them? Well, I decided to make one of the other two able to work for teens. I edited the "vampire" hair and the adult hair as well so that they would both show up, but also that the adult hair would not change to a different hairstyle when sleeping/swimming/etc.

This comes with three colors: Black, Blonde and Red. Sorry, no Brown for now. I may post it later with this, but I am rather busy right now and the brown hair I did, didn't show up right, so, I didn't upload it.

To Work Without Nightlife: MUST have the black color installed. If I am correct then the adult version as well as the teen version should be able to show up now in a game without the Nightlife Expansion Pack.

As with everything else, do whatever you'd like with this as long as I have credit.

Have Fun!

Update 12/04/05: I added 5 new recolors: The brown color I had left off before, (The Maxis original brown color) and because some of you requested it, four new colors without the crown. These textures are not mine! With her permission, I have added Kindori's textures on my mesh. (the ones from here: These are some of my favorite hair colors and I was really excited when she said I could use them. Thanks Kindori!

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 Nightlife
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Size: 1.17 MB · Downloads: 8,385 · 5th Dec 2005
1.17 MB 8,385 5th Dec 2005

Size: 595.5 KB · Downloads: 8,859 · 4th Dec 2005
595.5 KB 8,859 4th Dec 2005
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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
#2 Old 4th Dec 2005 at 9:19 AM
Very cool, thank you for making this one available. I can't wait to try them out.
Lab Assistant
#3 Old 4th Dec 2005 at 9:32 AM
This is great! Thank you.
I was wondering if possible to make recolors without the crown?

"It's not true that life is one damn thing after another; it is one damn thing over and over"
#4 Old 4th Dec 2005 at 10:29 AM
Originally Posted by VkToriA
This is great! Thank you.
I was wondering if possible to make recolors without the crown?

Just what I was thinking! I usually do these kinds of things for myself, but I can't seem to do this one...

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Lab Assistant
#5 Old 4th Dec 2005 at 10:58 AM
Thanx, this is awesome. I love this hair.
Test Subject
#6 Old 4th Dec 2005 at 1:29 PM
do these show up in the right color bin too?

get more variety with a site dedicated to waif/skinny bodytype!
Field Researcher
#7 Old 4th Dec 2005 at 2:09 PM
Yay finally :D:D
Thanks for sharing

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#8 Old 4th Dec 2005 at 3:23 PM
DJ_Mur3, what a fantastic combination for this hair mesh. Thank you so very much!

Test Subject
#9 Old 4th Dec 2005 at 4:36 PM
always available? Even for swim/sleep/undies? Iloveyouiloveyouiloveyou!!!
#10 Old 4th Dec 2005 at 4:56 PM
Thank you so much! This is what I've been looking for since I got NL - the prettiest hair that came with it (and possibly, that Maxis ever made) for teens too and I thought it was pretty silly that when they changed in their undies etc it suddenly got short!

So, a big thank you! :D

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#11 Old 4th Dec 2005 at 10:10 PM
DJ_Mur3, I just wanted to let you know that this hair mesh is just a bit too big for the teen head. It doesn't quite meet the forehead, therefore there is a gap between the hairline of the hair mesh and the sim's forehead. Just constructive critisism.

4th Dec 2005 at 10:37 PM
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Original Poster
#12 Old 4th Dec 2005 at 10:41 PM
I thought that the adult one was like that too. Isn't it? Or am I just going crazy?
Lab Assistant
#13 Old 4th Dec 2005 at 10:47 PM
You're not going crazy
I just looked at this mesh in CAS a couple of hours ago and the maxis one has a little gap too.

"It's not true that life is one damn thing after another; it is one damn thing over and over"
#14 Old 4th Dec 2005 at 10:57 PM
O_o Please forgive me, then. I would not have said anything had I realized that. Great job, as I stated in my first post. Thank you.

Original Poster
#15 Old 4th Dec 2005 at 11:31 PM
Lol It's okay. I'm glad y'all like it.
Field Researcher
#16 Old 5th Dec 2005 at 8:16 AM
hehe, nice... now, with a bit of tweaking, I can have my character wh uses this hair showing up as a teen like she's supposed to... thanks!

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Lab Assistant
#17 Old 5th Dec 2005 at 8:21 AM
Thank you for making them without the crown.

"It's not true that life is one damn thing after another; it is one damn thing over and over"
Lab Assistant
#18 Old 6th Dec 2005 at 1:42 AM
and just as I was about to request it... Good job!!!!

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Lab Assistant
#19 Old 6th Dec 2005 at 8:21 AM
Thank you so much for this! A little question though: which of the package-files in the newtextures zip is the brown one you made? I'd only like to install that but I can't tell which is which by the file names.

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Original Poster
#20 Old 7th Dec 2005 at 2:26 AM
I'm sorry I'm not really sure, just add them all and delete the ones you don;t want from inside the game I guess.
Test Subject
#21 Old 8th Dec 2005 at 3:03 PM
way cool...:O but, can you make that hair, for female adults without the headjewellery?
#22 Old 9th Dec 2005 at 7:01 AM
Hopefully the category "hats" also I use Hats as a turn-off on a lot of my sims. hehe

Thank you for sharing these!
Lab Assistant
#23 Old 9th Dec 2005 at 8:16 PM
I love how the hair comes in crownless, but could you make it with the original Maxis textures, not the custom ones? I prefer the Maxis ones, actually. Very good work, also.
Original Poster
#24 Old 9th Dec 2005 at 9:34 PM
so picky everyone.. sorry if i seem rude but i am very busy if you want a certain recolor maybe you should try yourself
Test Subject
#25 Old 27th Dec 2005 at 7:13 PM
thanks for making this without the hair jewels!!
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