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Picked upload! Cute Short Straight Locks for Boys of All Ages

by fanseelamb Posted 22nd Sep 2010 at 6:11 AM - Updated 22nd Aug 2011 at 1:10 AM by fanseelamb : new dark blond recolour added
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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.
Picked Upload! This is a picked upload! It showcases some of the best talent and creativity available on MTS and in the community.
Here's a cute little hairdo that suits all sorts of faces. It's short, straight, and boyish. Available for all ages in 9 colours, plus grey for elders. The black hair is required for the elder grey to work.

All files are compressed, colour-binned, and family-linked. In fact they're all part of the same family so if you choose to only install one shade of brown, for instance, the family-linking will still work.

What's that you say? This hairstyle looks familiar? Oh. Perhaps that's because it began life as a hair from the EA Store. I always liked that hair, but it was always a bit too big and asymmetrical for my sims' little heads. So I reshaped it to fit the head more naturally, trimmed the bangs/fringe, extended the sideburns so it can be used seamlessly with facial hair, and flipped it so the part is on the other side. A comparison pic is included below. This new hair is not a replacement, btw - both hairstyles can be used at the same time.

New Mesh - All Ages - No Expansions/Stuff Packs/Store Content Required - Enjoy!

August 21, 2011 UPDATE:
Added a new slightly darker blond recolour.

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Additional Credits:
Great big thanks to melodie9 whose toddler & child hair meshes I used as a base. No part of her meshes are actually visible here, but it would've been much more work to start from scratch. So thanks, melodie!

Download files

Filename Size Downloads Date
Cute Short Straight Locks for Boys of All Ages -- Bonus! Darker Blond.rar | A new darker blond recolour. You NEED THE MESH file above for this to work. You also need the black recolour for the elder grey to show up.

Size: 113.3 KB · Downloads: 29,564 · 21st Aug 2011
113.3 KB 29,564 21st Aug 2011
Cute Short Straight Locks for Boys of All Ages -- 9 Colours + MESH.rar

Size: 1.13 MB · Downloads: 84,805 · 22nd Sep 2010
1.13 MB 84,805 22nd Sep 2010

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Hair Style: Natural Colours Maxis-Match
Maxis Flags: Not Applicable
Bin Type: Binned
Age: Toddler Child Teen Young Adult Adult Elder

Tags: #cute short straight hair, #cute hair, #short hair, #cute short hair, #ea store hair, #shorter store hair, #maxis match hair, #short boyish hair, #fanseehair, #fanseemesh, #messy hair, #tousled hair

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