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18th Century Suit w/ Tricorne and Wig for Males

by AtomicSpaceKitty Posted 1st Nov 2006 at 4:03 AM - Updated 31st Aug 2008 at 4:28 PM by AtomicSpaceKitty : added link to furniture
19 Comments / replies (Who?) - 14 Feedback Posts, 2 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.
I've always been fascinated with the fashions that graced the courts of 18th century Europe (I love the costumes in such films as Amadeus and Dangerous Liaisons). As such, I decided to make a suit of clothes for your male sims who may live in that era. Of course fantasy, gothic, or even JRock sims would look equally good in the outfit.

The suit is constructed of crimson and ivory cloth and trimmed with gold embroidery and crimson piping. In an effort to make it more functional, I made a few accessories to go with it. For day, your sim may don a tricorne to run errands around town or oversee his estate. For times when full dress is required, such as formal court occasions or a ball, your sim may adorn his head with a stylish powdered wig. And to further display your sim's wealth, your sim can wear a set of rings decorated with gold, silver, diamonds and sapphire enamel.

I've also included a copy of Rose's hair (the brown hair seen in the above picture) that I alpha-edited especially to be worn with the tricorne.

For more pictures, see below or you're welcome to visit my site where I've included extra pictures not shown here.

The sim modeling this suit can be downloaded here.

Special thanks to:

Sussi for her terrific 18th century suit and wig meshes, Generalzoi for her amazing tricorne and feather mesh, Rose for her sexy hair mesh and hair texture that she allowed me to alpha-edit, and Aikea Guinea for her wonderful triple rings mesh. Without such awesome meshers (is that a word?), I would never have been inspired to make this outfit and accessories.

Included in the download:

Ivory and Crimson 18th Century Suit by AtomicSpaceKitty
Powdered Wig by AtomicSpaceKitty
Mesh for wig by Sussi
Rose's brown hair alpha-edited to be worn with the tricorne (or most hats really) by AtomicSpaceKitty
Mesh for hair by Rose @ RoseSims2
Crimson Tricorne and Golden Feather by AtomicSpaceKitty

Not included, must be downloaded:

Mesh for suit ( by Sussi
Mesh for tricorne and feather by Generalzoi
Mesh for triple rings by Aikea Guinea

Terms of Use:

You may recolor the suit or accessories for personal use, but please don't recolor for the public without my permission.

You may upload the outfit or its various accessories with a Sim but please give credit to the meshers and me, and don't claim any part as your own.

And, please don't post it on the exchange.

Extra Information:

Most of the furniture in these pictures is from Vitasims 2.

Age: Adult
Gender: Male
Clothing Type: Everyday
Clothing Style: Historial
Other Type: Not Applicable
Maxis Flags: Not Applicable
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.

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Test Subject
2nd Nov 2006 at 12:31 AM
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#2 Old 2nd Nov 2006 at 1:53 AM
Wow! i've been waiting for some non-girly 18th century outfits for men! btw lord carfax is great!
could you please pm me with were you got the hair for the women and their dresses in the pictures of both this an the lord carfax thread please? thank you! i,ve been thinking of making a 18th century villa and would you be ok with him and your content being in some of my pictures? please answer thanks.

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#3 Old 2nd Nov 2006 at 5:30 AM
Looks really great!!
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#4 Old 2nd Nov 2006 at 3:00 PM
This is very awesomely

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#5 Old 2nd Nov 2006 at 9:53 PM
Wow! Incredible work! I love the suit, and your model. Awesome!
Test Subject
#6 Old 3rd Nov 2006 at 11:30 AM
Default Love it!
Hey, the suit looks great! My 18-century men will be pleased to wear it! May I ask you a question? Are the furniture in the pics available for download anywhere? They look so nice.

Thanks for your wonderful creation

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3rd Nov 2006 at 2:01 PM
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#7 Old 3rd Nov 2006 at 7:51 PM
Originally Posted by ecila_gurlie
Hey, the suit looks great! My 18-century men will be pleased to wear it! May I ask you a question? Are the furniture in the pics available for download anywhere? They look so nice.

Thank you! Most of the furniture comes from VitaSims2 (look under Objects > Donation Sets and then look for the Amber Room and Louis XIV Bedroom collections). I downloaded the harpsichord from Simnuts101 (just do a search for the name on this site). And the walls, floors and ceilings can be found at KomoSims.

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#8 Old 4th Nov 2006 at 8:36 AM
ASK[hope you don't mind if I abbreviate your name ], this is truly lovely. It's actually just what I was looking for but couldn't find the time to make, myself. You do fantastic work and I'm looking forward to future submissions!

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#9 Old 12th Nov 2006 at 5:31 AM
Beautiful work here. I'd love to see more. I've got a site of my own for 18th century downloads, and this will make a nice addition to my collection of clothing from that era.
#10 Old 3rd Dec 2006 at 10:29 AM
Oh, absolutely beautiful, stunning work! I am so happy to see gorgeous clothes for my favourite sims, thankyou so much (and also for the tip on where to find that furniature).

Check out my sexy male sim creations!
Field Researcher
#11 Old 29th Dec 2006 at 1:22 AM
I just found this today, and I am so in love with it!!

(Oh, just a question ^_^;; Where did you find the girl on the sofas wonderful blue-ish dress? ^___^)

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#12 Old 30th Dec 2006 at 9:27 PM
Originally Posted by holymacarony
I just found this today, and I am so in love with it!!

(Oh, just a question ^_^;; Where did you find the girl on the sofas wonderful blue-ish dress? ^___^)

Thank you! The dress is from All About Style (Themes > 18th Century).

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Test Subject
#13 Old 27th Mar 2007 at 6:06 PM
Good job, He looks great! But I was wonder where you got the girl with the blue dress jewelry from?
Test Subject
#14 Old 25th Sep 2008 at 12:34 AM
Unfortunately it seems the Mesh for triple rings by Aikea Guinea link doesn't work any more or exist anymore.
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Field Researcher
#15 Old 10th Sep 2010 at 10:41 AM
I love this style, sometimes I dress victorian when nobody is seeing >__>
Test Subject
#16 Old 24th Jan 2011 at 5:35 PM
I got similar real clothes! AHAH! I really want 18th century clothing for Sims 3. This one and others. Think you can fix that? I tried converting... only got errors.
Lab Assistant
#17 Old 24th Dec 2011 at 10:17 PM
I love your work The 18th century men need more nice clothes, though I'm dying to know where u got the lady's hair. I've been looking all over for it & have no idea where to download it. Can you help me?