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Maxis Baggy T's w/o pants (MESH & recolors)

by ang41187 Posted 27th Jan 2008 at 12:54 AM - Updated 13th Sep 2008 at 2:02 AM by ang41187
18 Comments / replies (Who?) - 13 Feedback Posts, 4 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.
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I really liked the Baggy T/pants combo that came with the base game, but I wanted my sims to be able to wear the shirt with whatever bottoms they chose, plus I needed some less form-fitting clothes, so for my first mesh project, I deleted the bottom half of the outfit, leaving just the shirt.

UPDATE 2/21/08: I found out from mike7366 the other day that the original mesh made the game crash if your sim was wearing it & went to get a job. So, I was getting ready to post something in the body shop meshing thread when I noticed I had a PM from exportdry, who was willing to try his hand at fixing it for me. Long story short, he had to make part of the mesh an alpha because of a glitch w/ maxis pants showing through when I changed the comment in Milkshape to top instead of body. So, not only will you have to re-download the mesh, but the recolors as well. I'm soooo sorry about this everyone.

UPDATE 2/6/08: If anyone read my last post or zoomed in really close on the neck, you noticed that there was a bit of a gap in the neck, which has now been fixed. If for some reason you re-download the mesh & the recolors show up as regular maxis shirts (which they did for me until I liked the 3DIR to the mesh again) just re-download the tops too. Let everything overwrite your old files.

Feel free to recolor, just be sure to give me credit!


Polygon Counts:
Polys/Faces: 1282 Verticies: 930

Additional Credits:

Originals:
Quaxi & the SimPE team
Bobcatben for his Blender SMD Importer/Exporter & his Tutorial on how to use it

Updated
The creators of Milkshape
Wes_H for his Unimesh Plugin
Tiggerypum and HystericalParoxysm for their Unimesh tutorials
exportdry for fixing the crashing mesh! You're awesome!
Tags: #baggy, #tshirt, #top only

Age: Adult
Clothing Type: Everyday
Clothing Style: Modern
Other Type: Untuckables
Outfit Type: Top

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
Filename - Tip: You can click the magnifying glass to see the archive contents Size Downloads Date
ALL Baggy T's.rar

Size: 896.3 KB · Downloads: 14,513 · 22nd Feb 2008
896.3 KB 14,513 22nd Feb 2008
5ffecc69_BlueT.rar

Size: 136.1 KB · Downloads: 3,214 · 22nd Feb 2008
136.1 KB 3,214 22nd Feb 2008
5ff8b2cf_GreenT.rar

Size: 133.4 KB · Downloads: 3,083 · 22nd Feb 2008
133.4 KB 3,083 22nd Feb 2008
5fba9ee4_RedT.rar

Size: 124.7 KB · Downloads: 3,504 · 22nd Feb 2008
124.7 KB 3,504 22nd Feb 2008
5f73db58_BrownT.rar

Size: 122.5 KB · Downloads: 3,158 · 22nd Feb 2008
122.5 KB 3,158 22nd Feb 2008
5ffa7ad3_BlackT.rar

Size: 112.9 KB · Downloads: 4,586 · 22nd Feb 2008
112.9 KB 4,586 22nd Feb 2008
5ffb61ff_GrayT.rar

Size: 135.7 KB · Downloads: 3,972 · 22nd Feb 2008
135.7 KB 3,972 22nd Feb 2008
5f4bcd95_WhiteT.rar

Size: 131.1 KB · Downloads: 4,948 · 22nd Feb 2008
131.1 KB 4,948 22nd Feb 2008
MESH_Baggy-T_for_Ang41187_by_ExportD.rar

Size: 64.7 KB · Downloads: 29,929 · 22nd Feb 2008
64.7 KB 29,929 22nd Feb 2008
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18 Comments / Replies (Who?) - 12 Feedback Posts, 4 Thanks Posts
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Lab Assistant
#2 Old 28th Jan 2008 at 1:58 AM
Brilliant!
Scholar
#3 Old 28th Jan 2008 at 2:03 AM
o yay! ive been wanting this dont for almost a year now and finaly somone did it! thanks!
Lab Assistant
#4 Old 28th Jan 2008 at 2:52 AM
Is this causing the same crashing issues as Flying Pidgeon's meshes?
Test Subject
#5 Old 28th Jan 2008 at 7:37 AM
Yeah, this was done before and had some issues, particularly with OFB I think.
Lab Assistant
#6 Old 28th Jan 2008 at 10:07 AM Last edited by t2suggas : 28th Jan 2008 at 10:20 AM.
Default Problem with GL bottoms.
I absolutely adore these baggy Ts. I wanted them when I saw them in the creator feedback forum.

One problem, when put with Glamour Life bottoms, the bottom textures bleed through onto the Ts.

I don't think this is your fault. No, it's Maxis, see the link below.

ETA: Fanseelamb fixed the bottoms. My mistake, they are H&M Fashion bottoms, Not Glamour Life.
Screenshots

Sorry, no more requests for the preg teens.
Lab Assistant
Original Poster
#7 Old 30th Jan 2008 at 8:00 PM Last edited by ang41187 : 30th Jan 2008 at 8:08 PM.
Wow! Thanks for all the great feedback everyone! I'm working on making some more recolors to upload soon. If anyone wants a particular color, let me know.

Damage Inc356 & spaceadventureGO: So are you saying this is causing your game to crash?
Test Subject
#8 Old 31st Jan 2008 at 4:55 AM
"So are you saying this is causing your game to crash?"

No no no, I am just telling you that this same shirt was made before and it caused other people's games to crash. I haven't downloaded your shirts yet because I'm worried the same thing will happen, but I'm gonna keep checking back to see if anyone has any problems.
Lab Assistant
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Original Poster
1st Feb 2008 at 2:31 AM
This message has been deleted by ang41187. Reason: problem fixed
Test Subject
#9 Old 18th Feb 2008 at 8:31 AM
Great Job Ang. But I must report on here that the mesh does cause the game to crash. Any adult male who wears this shirt on a residential lot will cause the game to crash when he selects and accepts a career from any source (computer, newspaper, insiminator).
Lab Assistant
Original Poster
#10 Old 19th Feb 2008 at 8:00 PM
Ok thanks for letting me know. I found a tutorial to help me & am working on fixing it right now.
Test Subject
#11 Old 17th Mar 2008 at 2:36 PM
Thank you ,
is it possible, you make this mesh for male teen too ???
Lab Assistant
Original Poster
#12 Old 17th Mar 2008 at 8:04 PM
Yah, I'm working on the teen male right now, but it's my first conversion so it's taking a little longer than I thought. I'm hoping to have the mesh finished within the next week.
Forum Resident
#13 Old 9th May 2008 at 2:07 AM
Now this was a very smart idea! Thank you so much. The maxis top separates are rather lame.

Please come check out my SIms 2 Story "Love Child" Caution: Must be 18+
Test Subject
#14 Old 4th Jul 2008 at 10:52 PM
thanks for this i was getting tired of recoloring the v-neck shirts
but for some reason when i try and recolor this tee with a full picture the bottom half of the shirt stays unchanged
any help?
Field Researcher
THANKS POST
#15 Old 12th May 2011 at 2:46 PM
Not exactly sure why Maxis decided that teenagers or adult men don't wear t-shirts, so thanks!
Test Subject
THANKS POST
#16 Old 1st Feb 2015 at 9:59 PM
Love it ! Thanks for making it.
Test Subject
THANKS POST
#17 Old 10th Aug 2015 at 10:17 PM
Thanks a lot! I searched for this many years
Mad Poster
THANKS POST
#18 Old 16th Sep 2017 at 8:11 PM
Even though this download is a little on the old side, baggy T's are still very much around. Thank you!