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3 Unique New Patterns

by Simmiller Posted 26th Aug 2009 at 10:06 PM - Updated 26th Aug 2009 at 2:09 PM by Simmiller
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Hello folks. I've decided to share some patterns with you.

The first one, The Collector Butterfly, is exactly that. The collector butterfly from Sims 3, placed on wallpaper and made in a 4 color palette! It will be found in the Theme section.




The second is one of my favorites, Volcanic Rocks, which I'm hoping someone, if not myself, will turn into terrain paint, and comes in a 3 color palette. You will find it under Rocks and Stones.




And the third in this installment of patterns is called Simple Elegance. The only reason it's simple is because it's another 3 color palette. Looking at this one, you can easily see that it is workable with almost anything recolorable in the game. I've used it extensively and it recolors beautifully, and can be found under Abstract.



I truly hope you enjoy at least one of these creations. I love them and I hope you will, too.


BTW, these may be downloaded in one zip file or individually.

Sim on!

Additional Credits:
Credit goes to Flabaliki for extracting the icons out of Sims 3.

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Sims 3
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Simmiller_VolcanicRocks.zip

Size: 41.4 KB · Downloads: 578 · 26th Aug 2009
41.4 KB 578 26th Aug 2009
Simmiller_SimpleElegance.zip

Size: 5.1 KB · Downloads: 499 · 26th Aug 2009
5.1 KB 499 26th Aug 2009
Simmiller_CollectorButterfly.zip

Size: 9.7 KB · Downloads: 458 · 26th Aug 2009
9.7 KB 458 26th Aug 2009
Motley Crew of Patterns.zip

Size: 56.1 KB · Downloads: 832 · 26th Aug 2009
56.1 KB 832 26th Aug 2009
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1 Comments / Replies (Who?)
Top Secret Researcher
#2 Old 26th Aug 2009 at 10:33 PM
Love the butterflies. Can't do wrong with more butterfly patterns.