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Picked upload! Improved Skin Collection #1

by Enayla Posted 20th Jan 2006 at 2:07 AM - Updated 29th Jan 2006 at 5:32 PM by Enayla
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This is a Maxis Recolour which means that it is a recolour of an item that already exists in your game. Please check the Expansion pack requirements to see which game pack it recolours.
Picked Upload! This is a picked upload! It showcases some of the best talent and creativity available on MTS and in the community.


Hi everyone

This is a set of new skintones from me. Some resemble a few of my earlier, but they're new, much improved versions: I've edited some little deficiencies in their design (moved nipples, fixed edges etc) and I like the new versions a lot more. 'Sweet Fall' is very close to my old 'Fresh Summer', but a bit more freckled and slightly darker. I've softened some of the details – like the shading around the eyes and mouth, that made the old skins look a little aged in some lights.

What you see here in the pictures are the 'normal' versions of the skintones... the 'cut' tone is more defined, the soft one less. The skins are available for all ages, but they are not replacement skins. There is no makeup used in these pictures. The eyebrows and eyes are not included this time, but you can find them with my earlier skins. I'll do a pack with eyes only later on.

I hope I got this right. This is the first time I've tried to supply a .package file instead of the regular, difficult-to-install kind of file. As far as I can tell, only the skintones should be in the files. If this is not the case, please tell me so that I can adjust this. These SHOULD be usable regardless of what EPs you have.

The skintones are as follows,

Alabaster –

A creamy pale skintone.

Rich Earth –

A rich, earthy skintone with a light golden touch.

Porcelain Doll –

A desaturated skintone with blushed cheeks and details.

The Fae –

An extremely pale, bluish skin

Blue Midnight –

A very dark, bluish tone.

Rich Gold –

Deep golden skintone.

Sweet Fall –

A warm, freckled skintone with a golden touch.

Dusk –

A deep, dusky kind of brown – less golden than 'rich earth'.


You are allowed to include these skins with your Sims pretty much anywhere – as long as it is not a donation or pay site and you take care to link back here Enjoy!

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
BlueMidnight.zip

Size: 2.71 MB · Downloads: 44,449 · 20th Jan 2006
2.71 MB 44,449 20th Jan 2006
SweetFall.zip

Size: 3.73 MB · Downloads: 77,525 · 20th Jan 2006
3.73 MB 77,525 20th Jan 2006
RichGold.zip

Size: 3.49 MB · Downloads: 50,985 · 20th Jan 2006
3.49 MB 50,985 20th Jan 2006
PorcelainDoll.zip

Size: 3.74 MB · Downloads: 55,375 · 20th Jan 2006
3.74 MB 55,375 20th Jan 2006
FaeBlue.zip

Size: 2.71 MB · Downloads: 45,581 · 20th Jan 2006
2.71 MB 45,581 20th Jan 2006
DeepEarth.zip

Size: 2.89 MB · Downloads: 47,593 · 20th Jan 2006
2.89 MB 47,593 20th Jan 2006
Alabaster.zip

Size: 2.93 MB · Downloads: 54,876 · 20th Jan 2006
2.93 MB 54,876 20th Jan 2006
_Dusk.zip

Size: 2.69 MB · Downloads: 48,604 · 20th Jan 2006
2.69 MB 48,604 20th Jan 2006
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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Test Subject
#226 Old 4th Feb 2006 at 9:31 AM
amasingly beautiful skins they are adorable my comp is goin to be very upset too lol it's gonna explode
Test Subject
#227 Old 4th Feb 2006 at 10:14 AM
Pardon my french, but this is some AMAZING shyte. Just... WOW. Super-realism, if there's such a word. *goggles*

Xelas Winterdream
Supreme Master of Doing Things at the Rate of Planets Evolving Intelligent Lifeform
Test Subject
#228 Old 4th Feb 2006 at 11:22 AM
Wow! It is wordenful~~
Test Subject
#229 Old 4th Feb 2006 at 10:56 PM
Lovely, all of them.
But, where did the 'Sweet Fall' model's hair come from? It will look nice on my Lindsey Lohan sim...
Test Subject
#230 Old 5th Feb 2006 at 3:44 AM
Wonderful skins, love them ... thank you )))
Lab Assistant
#231 Old 5th Feb 2006 at 5:39 AM
Your skin tones are so increadible.

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Field Researcher
#232 Old 5th Feb 2006 at 9:14 AM
These are seriously amazing skins, no doubt about it. They're beautiful! Thank you so much for sharing
Test Subject
#233 Old 5th Feb 2006 at 10:56 AM
Wow..I really like your skins..May i ask where you got the hairstyle of sweet fall please ?? And have I told you that this is a great job .. XD
Lab Assistant
#234 Old 5th Feb 2006 at 6:01 PM
Thanks but I already have the peggy sims meshe and hair (on pay site) but there arent' this color, where d you find it? please, give me an answer, it will be too beautiful in my new sims story...
Test Subject
#235 Old 6th Feb 2006 at 12:23 AM
These are beautiful,these are great i love these skintones

no weapon against me shall prosper
Lab Assistant
#236 Old 6th Feb 2006 at 12:17 PM
Because of u my sims r better looking that I am these days, sheesh!
Test Subject
#237 Old 6th Feb 2006 at 6:06 PM
oh my goooooooooooood, the bunny fuckin love these. they are soooooo cute . *hugs*

Bwahahahahahahaha.........*clears throught*.....that will be all
Test Subject
#238 Old 6th Feb 2006 at 11:25 PM
Default Wow
Your skintones are very, very professional and excellent You've a big tallent and gorgeous ideas!

You are a master!!
Test Subject
#239 Old 6th Feb 2006 at 11:26 PM
Where you got this hair?? There are very beaaauuuuuuuuutifffuuuuullllllll
Lab Assistant
#240 Old 7th Feb 2006 at 6:31 AM
I am so in love with these skintones but for some reason they don't come out looking quite right in my game. Maybe it's just bodyshop or my less than stellar graphics card (geforce fx 5550) but they come out looking either too blue or a bit too green? It's such a shame because these are the most exquisite skintones I've ever seen and would LOVE to use them. Anyone else have this problem?
Field Researcher
#241 Old 7th Feb 2006 at 7:49 AM
Totally Awesome!!! Thank You!
Forum Resident
#242 Old 7th Feb 2006 at 11:27 AM
These are amazing...I love the shiny feel to them, and the rich glow that they seem to let off. It's going to take awhile, but I am definately downloading these.

You're braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
-Christopher Robin to Pooh
Test Subject
#243 Old 7th Feb 2006 at 12:05 PM
Wow, gorgeous skintones! Very realistic! Thanks, I was searching for realistic skins and these are really beautiful.
Test Subject
#244 Old 7th Feb 2006 at 12:53 PM
oooooh! lovely skintones!!! got to have them!:D

...and the little chocolate said "eat me! eat meee!". And so I did...
Field Researcher
#245 Old 7th Feb 2006 at 4:05 PM
These are beautiful! Oh, I can see Alabaster becoming a favourite new skintone for my elves And I agree with whoever suggested using Blue Midnight for drow... oh, I can't wait to see how my faves look in these! Thanks!

"Are you mad?"
"Possibly."
Test Subject
#246 Old 7th Feb 2006 at 4:41 PM
I love these skins. They are so beautiful. ^.^
Test Subject
#247 Old 9th Feb 2006 at 1:30 AM
Wondeful, as always.

This place has outlasted its usefulness........ as have you.
Test Subject
#248 Old 9th Feb 2006 at 6:07 PM
Can't you doing them like models too? PLEASE! I love your works! They are definitely wonderful!
Field Researcher
#249 Old 10th Feb 2006 at 2:00 AM
Wonderful skin tones. Thanks much

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you're just stupid
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Test Subject
#250 Old 11th Feb 2006 at 1:51 PM
this is my first day at mts2, and you ve already became my favorite creator :bandit: , your skintones are perfect :nod:
you re the best :salute: :bow:
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