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Sleigh Style Dresser *Requested* *Updated 6/11/05*

by SnowStorm Posted 7th May 2005 at 4:38 AM - Updated 7th Nov 2008 at 1:49 AM by Canoodle
23 Comments / replies (Who?) - 23 Feedback 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.
6/11/05 - I finally figured out how to get the drawer animation lowered, so I've redone the Short version of the dresser. The sims still have their hands at the original location though. I also re-uvmapped the desk to allow for nicer recolours per Jem's request. Download the and extract over the old version. I've included an updated Cherry recolor in the zip for it also.

5/9/05 - I cloned a TS2 dresser this time. Jem confirmed that both the Dresser V2 (tall) and the new Short Dresser show up and work in TS2. You only need to download if the original dresser does not show up in game. You should delete the original dresser mesh file ifyou are going to install the V2. V2 is compatible with the EP as well as TS2. The original recolours work with the V2 version.

The is the smaller version of the dresser. It does not have the drawer animation, but the functions still work. It has it's own recolours ( The short version works in both EP and TS2.

As requested here is a sleigh style dresser. This will fit in nicely with the rest of the sleigh style furniture. It has all of the normal dresser functionality. I was able to retain the animation of the drawer opening and closing.

Unique Guid (Both tall dressers have same guid though)
EP Ready (Orig Tall Dresser EP Required)

Poly Count
1418 (Maxis original Groovy - 1816/Chesterstick - 2498)

Cloned From
Original - Groovy Dresser by Keen co
V2/Short - Chesterstick Cherry Dresser

Tools SimPE .35e (qa)
Milkshape/Milkshape Plugin 2.16
Ultimate Unwrap3d

Recolour Information
The dresser can be recoloured.
The mesh contains the oak recolour. I've included zips for the White and the Cherry wood recolour.

Installation Instructions
Unzip and put in Download dir (or below)

Found in Bedroom or Kids - General, Misc

As it uses alpha/beta tools, all my objects must be considered beta until otherwise stated.

Recolouring & Posting Policy
You may recolour as you desire. You may post your recolours, but you must not post the original mesh. Provide a link to the original mesh where you post your recolour.

At this time do not include my objects in any posted house /lots.

Yes the white recolour size is correct. Single colour textures compress very well.
Style: Retro
Room: Bedroom
Maxis Flags: Not Applicable

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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Size: 264.6 KB · Downloads: 5,067 · 12th Jun 2005
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Size: 118.5 KB · Downloads: 5,640 · 7th May 2005
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Size: 160.7 KB · Downloads: 6,535 · 7th May 2005
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Don't forget to Thank the creator after downloading! Use the Thanks button located above the screenshots above.
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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23 Comments / Replies (Who?) - 22 Feedback Posts
Lab Assistant
#2 Old 7th May 2005 at 4:43 AM
And once again We get a lovely new item from SnowStorm. I love it and will use it a lot.
Field Researcher
#3 Old 7th May 2005 at 5:12 AM
thanks snowstorm!
Lab Assistant
#4 Old 7th May 2005 at 5:48 AM
Thanks for making this! They look great!
Lab Assistant
#5 Old 7th May 2005 at 5:49 AM
Thank you SnowStorm!! This is the perfect addition to the set!! ... now that you seem to have completed bedrooms ... are you moving on to another room??

Love everything you've made!!

Whytewolfsangel ~aka just plain ol' traci~
Webmaster and Creator at SED Sims
Test Subject
#6 Old 7th May 2005 at 6:48 AM
SnowStorm thanks so much. Now my Sims will have the perfect bedroom.
Lab Assistant
#7 Old 7th May 2005 at 6:55 AM
This is awesome ~ thank you for adding to the set.
#8 Old 7th May 2005 at 7:16 AM
Thank you for this and all the rest of your wonderful creations. They all look and play great in my game. Beautiful!

Test Subject
#9 Old 7th May 2005 at 9:49 AM
Wow, it's so fabulous. Once again new marvelous items by you !! Thank you very much for it!
#10 Old 7th May 2005 at 10:31 AM
These dressers look incredible, thanks for sharing them.
#11 Old 7th May 2005 at 10:31 AM
looks good
#12 Old 7th May 2005 at 10:50 AM
Love the sleigh style furniture and it works well in my game (I am sure the low poly's are a big help).

So thanks.
Field Researcher
#13 Old 7th May 2005 at 12:58 PM
thanks again for another great creation!!nice job!!
Test Subject
#14 Old 7th May 2005 at 1:34 PM
I love the whole sleigh set. Any chance of expanding to the living room?
Original Poster
#15 Old 7th May 2005 at 2:52 PM
Originally Posted by Jetsetter1999
I love the whole sleigh set. Any chance of expanding to the living room?

I am working on something for the living room. It's not necessarily "sleigh" but does use the same wood tones so would compliment it. I hope to have it finished this weekend.

I tried making a smaller version of this dresser also, for a kids room, but the animation of the drawer ends up teleporting the drawer to ontop of the dresser lol. But if any one is interested in a mini dresser minus animations (behaviours still work though) let me know and I'll post that one also.
Test Subject
#16 Old 7th May 2005 at 8:11 PM
Thank you so much for making this! It will be perfect in my kids rooms! exactly what I was looking for
#17 Old 8th May 2005 at 6:53 AM
I, myself, would use it without animations. I think I have some already. I tend to click on change into or plan outfit, then move onto what they need to do next. I never watch to see if they open the drawer or not. With or without animations you do beautiful work. Thank you for sharing.

Lab Assistant
#18 Old 9th May 2005 at 5:01 AM
Snowstorm, this is set is just wonderful! Wonderful work really. Thank you so much!
Lab Assistant
#19 Old 9th May 2005 at 10:59 PM
Great thank u very much for this!!
Lab Assistant
#20 Old 14th May 2005 at 4:28 AM
Yep! Very nice indeed... And the small one's really a great addition! Downloading it now, yeah? Great job on this one!
Test Subject
#21 Old 18th May 2005 at 8:35 PM
Fabulous:clap: I absolutely love this set! Thanks so much for sharing :D

~I believe in dragons, fairies, good men and other mythical creatures!~
Original Poster
#22 Old 12th Jun 2005 at 1:40 AM
I've added an updated version of the short dresser that now includes the animations.
#23 Old 21st Jun 2005 at 6:13 PM
lovely thanks so much
Lab Assistant
#24 Old 13th Aug 2005 at 4:20 AM
I love the whole set - very awesome!