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Prairie Style Sitting Room *15 new meshes*

by CTNutmegger Posted 23rd Jul 2005 at 1:05 AM - Updated 23rd Jul 2005 at 11:50 PM by CTNutmegger : Updated the Loveseat file
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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.
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Hello everyone,

Due to new rules, we are only allowed to upload one type of compressed file, either rar or zip, not both, so I choose the zip, figured that would cause the least amount of begging .

Continuing the Prairie Style theme with a Sitting Room Set.

New original meshes included are, --
For sitting -- sofa, loveseat, lounger, and easy chair.
For putting things on, or under -- sofa table, coffee table, and end/side table.
For looking -- fern plant on a stand, long vertical painting, and 6 decorative pieces for table tops, mantels and floors as well as a special version of the six that are made to sit on the under table shelf.

There are also 5 paintings, recolors of Maxis meshes, and a round rug that is a recolor of Echo's 3x4 rectangle rug (base needed, can be found HERE ), yes, this is on the rectangle rug mesh, I altered the alpha of the recolor to make it appear round. If you have Echo's 2x3 rectangle rug mesh, you will find this recolor in that size also.

Specs for new meshes --

Sofa, 3 tile -- poly - 2012, vert - 3166
Loveseat, 2 tile -- poly - 1450, vert - 2291
Lounger, 3 tile -- poly - 1320, vert - 2178
Easy Chair, 1 tile -- poly - 964, vert - 1563

Sofa Table, 2 tile -- poly - 432, vert - 866
Coffee Table, 2 tile -- poly - 470, vert - 954
End Table, 1 tile -- poly - 502, vert - 1018
Long Vertical Painting, 1 tile -- poly - 82, vert - 138
Fern Stand, 1 tile -- poly -- 980, vert -- 1343

6 Deco pieces range in size from 360 polys to 88.

Curtains and lamp can be found in the Prairie Style Dining post.

My rules for my meshes --
CTNutmegger of RSSS for TS2 (

Free to re-colour as you want, however if you post on a pay site, my meshes are to remain a free download, or post a link to a free download. You may post the meshes on your site, but "do not rename" and/or claim them as your own.
Anything made by me is File-Share-Friendly and MUST remain that way.

Please let me know if you have any problem with any of the objects not working in games without the expansion and I'll see if it can be adjusted to work for you.

**UPDATE 7/23**
Changed the Loveseat file to replace a missing texture, this should cure the problem with the funky texture choice.

Because of the problem with the loveseat I've zipped the files for sofa, chair, lounger and loveseat separately.

Enjoy, Kathy

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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Lab Assistant
#2 Old 23rd Jul 2005 at 1:08 AM
it looks fantastic!! and I dont post alot so0o lol :D
Lab Assistant
#3 Old 23rd Jul 2005 at 1:26 AM
This is one of my fav styles aside from mission which this is very similar to. You always do really nice meshes!
Admin of Randomness
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#4 Old 23rd Jul 2005 at 1:21 AM
WOW! I was wondering where you've been lately! Shoulda known.
#5 Old 23rd Jul 2005 at 1:34 AM
very nice and thanks
Field Researcher
#6 Old 23rd Jul 2005 at 1:42 AM
WOW looks great! thanx
Field Researcher
#7 Old 23rd Jul 2005 at 1:48 AM
Simply gorgeous :D
I cannot wait to try it in-game!
Field Researcher
#9 Old 23rd Jul 2005 at 2:04 AM
A-M-A-Z-I-N-G! I love it, this will look great on my houses.
Demon Sheep
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#10 Old 23rd Jul 2005 at 2:26 AM
These are beautiful!!! I gave a couple of the loungers to my sims right away and they loved 'em. There was one little glitch though. They sat down and got up out of the lounger sort of instantly instead of using the normal animation. It's not a big deal at all, maybe it was even intentional?
Field Researcher
#11 Old 23rd Jul 2005 at 3:25 AM
Oh this is going to look great with the dining set. Very pretty. This is just my style...well if I could afford a style! LOL Thanks Kathy, as always it looks Supurb!
Test Subject
#12 Old 23rd Jul 2005 at 3:38 AM
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Kathy you did it again! These are GREAT! I will use them right away. Thank you. Thank you. Thank you. (Keep the prairie stuff a coming.)
#13 Old 23rd Jul 2005 at 4:50 AM
Nutmegger I m not sure if you were going to add a re-color to the loveseat and then decided not to but theres a second frame in the package and its material defintion is messed up I added a picture to let you see what Im talking about by the way it looks great in game

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Lab Assistant
#14 Old 23rd Jul 2005 at 5:01 AM
That loud thud you heard was me hitting the ground hard. What an absolutely gorgeous addition to your Prairie set!! Thank you so much - it seems inadequate, but, it's all I have.
Lab Assistant
#15 Old 23rd Jul 2005 at 6:18 AM
Oh no! More things for me to download! Thank you so much, this is such a beautiful set. :jig:
Lab Assistant
#16 Old 23rd Jul 2005 at 6:30 AM
What a great job! I can't get enough Prairie Style!
Field Researcher
#17 Old 23rd Jul 2005 at 7:46 AM
These are absolutely gorgeous pieces! I, too, have the extra loveseat frame as pictured by luslipz but I have no doubt you'll fix that,

The wood matches your Prairie dining table, so I will be happy to grovel and ask that you do recolors for this set when you have time that match the tables and chair recolors you have already done for the dining items.

I'm so glad you decided to add to the Prairie theme! Thank you!
#18 Old 23rd Jul 2005 at 8:18 AM
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thank you soooo much for this and your dining room set. The mission and craftsman styles are my favorite. I am trying to learn how to make my own, and these are a great inspiration for me to get my behind in gear.
Field Researcher
#19 Old 23rd Jul 2005 at 8:45 AM
Love it, but would love cushion recolors PLEASEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE!!!, lol Deeme
Field Researcher
#20 Old 23rd Jul 2005 at 10:32 AM
I Love your set Looks very cool.... Thankx.... :bump: :devil2:
#21 Old 23rd Jul 2005 at 11:14 AM
Thank you so much for this lovely, lovely set. I'm a big fan of Prairie and Craftsman style interiors and I've been hoping for a set like this one for a long time.
Field Researcher
#22 Old 23rd Jul 2005 at 11:21 AM
:bandit: Awesome!! it looks pretty cosy, love the color, thank you !
Test Subject
#23 Old 23rd Jul 2005 at 11:56 AM
Thank You!!
Test Subject
#24 Old 23rd Jul 2005 at 2:46 PM
Stunning ... thank you!!
Field Researcher
#25 Old 23rd Jul 2005 at 2:55 PM
I love your attention to the small details, and your textures are so realistic! Thank you.
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