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Recolors and defaults of Barcelonista's eyes - 5 sets

by selzi Posted 6th Nov 2007 at 6:31 PM - Updated 31st Aug 2008 at 2:45 AM by selzi : Included new search options
12 Comments / replies (Who?) - 12 Feedback Posts
Hi everyone!

My all-time-favorite eye creator is the amazing Barcelonista of Justsims2.ru . I love the realism and textures of her wonderful eyes, and she kindly gave me permission to recolor some of her sets and make defaults of them.

I like bright, but still realistic colors for my eye defaults. I want to be able to easily distinguish between the colors without having to zoom in 100%. And I don't like having two blues (dark and light) for defaults - instead I prefer a hazel (greenish-brown) color instead of the dark blue default eye color.

According to my personal preferences I made five recolors and defaults of each of the following sets:

Eyes 01
Eyes 02
Eyes 03 (can also be found here at MTS2 )
Eyes 06 (can also be found here at MTS2 )
Eyes 08 (can also be found here at MTS2 )

This is what some of my NPCs and sims look with these eyes (all these pics are examples for Barcelonista's eyes 06):



Some information about the sims in this picture:

Allison (the redhead) is a former NPC and face template #22 of my new face template set.
Skintone by Simcribbling
Hair by Aleesha
Eyebrows by zoej
Eyeshadow by LA Pink
Lashes by Anva
Lipstick by bruno
Clothes by Poison Ivy

Lance (the blonde guy) was born in my game.
Skintone by buffybot
Hair by simcribbling
Eyebrows and lashes by Helaene
Stubble and eyeshadow by LA Pink
Lipstick by AtomicSpaceKitty
Clothes by natef005

Roberta (the mail woman) is face template #9 of my new face template set.
Skintone by Simcribbling
Eyebrows by Helaene
Lipstick by bruno

Morris (the pizza guy) is face template #15 of my new face template set.
Skintone by Simcribbling
Eyebrows by Kamikitten

Please remember you may only have one set of eye defaults in your game, so remove any other eye defaults before downloading one of these!

Additional Credits:
My sincere thanks go to Barcelonista for making these wonderful eyes and giving me permission to recolor them!

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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Barcelonista_Eyes_08_recolors_by_selzi.rar

Size: 57.7 KB · Downloads: 1,678 · 6th Nov 2007
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Barcelonista_Eyes_08_defaults_by_selzi.rar

Size: 12.9 KB · Downloads: 1,552 · 6th Nov 2007
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Barcelonista_Eyes_06_recolors_by_selzi.rar

Size: 69.2 KB · Downloads: 1,563 · 6th Nov 2007
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Barcelonista_Eyes_06_defaults_by_selzi.rar

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Barcelonista_Eyes_03_recolors_by_selzi.rar

Size: 62.2 KB · Downloads: 1,523 · 6th Nov 2007
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Barcelonista_Eyes_03_defaults_by_selzi.rar

Size: 14.1 KB · Downloads: 1,449 · 6th Nov 2007
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Barcelonista_Eyes_02_recolors_by_selzi.rar

Size: 68.9 KB · Downloads: 1,821 · 6th Nov 2007
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Barcelonista_Eyes_02_defaults_by_selzi.rar

Size: 15.2 KB · Downloads: 1,986 · 6th Nov 2007
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Barcelonista_Eyes_01_recolors_by_selzi.rar

Size: 70.3 KB · Downloads: 1,759 · 6th Nov 2007
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Barcelonista_Eyes_01_defaults_by_selzi.rar

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12 Comments / Replies (Who?) - 11 Feedback Posts
Field Researcher
#2 Old 7th Nov 2007 at 9:11 PM
wow girl..you are recoloring like crazy!
i love her eyes as well!
great job!
Lab Assistant
#3 Old 7th Nov 2007 at 9:54 PM
I really like these Selzi! Thanks for giving me some new defaults!
Test Subject
#4 Old 7th Nov 2007 at 10:39 PM
Set 06 looks really, really great with your darker colors! I've always loved them, but I think they look better like this. Set 03 looks amazing though. Ahh the choices.

I'm glad you got permission to post these as I'm sure a lot of people will want these options for their favorite Barcelonista eyes.
Scholar
#5 Old 8th Nov 2007 at 1:00 AM
I love, love, love Barcelonista's eye sets, and your recolors are wonderful! Thanks for sharing!

♦ Animal Lover, Eco Friendly, Loner, Perfectionist, Vegetarian ♦

Sensitivity is strength.
Field Researcher
#6 Old 8th Nov 2007 at 5:46 AM
Thanks for making darker defaults! I didn't use Barcelonista's eyes because they were too light for my taste
Scholar
#7 Old 8th Nov 2007 at 9:30 AM
.....where can we get married? xP

These are awesome, I love Barcelonista's but these are gorgeous!
Alchemist
#8 Old 8th Nov 2007 at 11:03 AM
They are wonderful! Thanks,
Lab Assistant
Original Poster
#9 Old 9th Nov 2007 at 4:01 PM
Thank you very much, everyone - but the real thanks should go to Barcelonista since she's the real artist behind these eyes ...
shiny!
retired moderator
#10 Old 25th Dec 2007 at 5:33 AM
Finally got around to exploring all the eyes I've downloaded lately. So many look good in the caps but few really live up to the expectations in the game.. I have to say these are truely AMAZING eyes!
Test Subject
#11 Old 13th Mar 2008 at 1:15 AM
Thanks for doing these! Are you planning on doing her other eyes too? If so I'd love if you did her V4, I love them just the green isn't very green-y like yours. You're awesome! :D
Lab Assistant
Original Poster
#12 Old 16th Mar 2008 at 5:06 AM
Quote:
Originally Posted by linzt2319
Thanks for doing these! Are you planning on doing her other eyes too? If so I'd love if you did her V4, I love them just the green isn't very green-y like yours. You're awesome! :D

Thank you! I haven't thought about that before, but I might give it a try, so thanks for suggesting that!
Field Researcher
#13 Old 14th Aug 2009 at 3:30 AM
These are absolutely fantastic :D. I've always loved Barcelonista's eye collection, and you did an amazing job putting these together as defaults :D. Thank you very much!