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The Mid-Century Modern

by Red Sonja Posted 20th May 2017 at 5:32 AM - Updated 26th Jul 2017 at 2:45 AM by Red Sonja
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Greetings, Simmers!

~~~~~~Things I learned growing up in the 60's when it came to the midcentury ~~~~~~

1) Someone, somewhere, decided that plastic and aluminum were good design choices.....
2) From the outside, a modern home could easily be mistaken as an office building
4) The big brick planter box in the living room usually contained plastic flowers...
5) You haven't seen ugly until you've seen worn out beaten down ORANGE shag carpeting
6) On television, June Cleaver vacuumed in high heels and a pearl necklace
7) The combination of an indoor game of tag and the brick planter box sent many of my friends to the emergency room for stitches in their heads

ah, yes! The 60's

....and on to the build....

This is built on a 4x3 medium lot... and costs 119,527 simoleons completely furnished.
I tried to keep colors as neutral as possible while sticking with patterns that were true to the time frame.

The CC is all included..... and I want to thank the creators for their work and generosity to the simming community!

Amovitam.... the fencing and garden gate... :
Macarossi ... for the wonderful flowers... :
Samanta Black... for the BSI roses and hydrangeas :
Raynuss ... for the paneled window and door set : https://rdnussimaginethat.blogspot....s-set.html#more

~~~~~~Artist Resources~~~~~~

Thank you, Sherwin Williams at
Than you, Candice Olson wallpaper designs at


Lot Size: 4x3
Lot Price (furnished): 119527

Custom Content by Me:
- recolor Maxis desk chair
- floral wallpaper
- floral wallpaper
- blue leafy wallpaper
- blue leafy wallpaper
- beadboard porch ceiling
- stone walk
- child room wallpaper
- child room wallpaper
- green carpeting
- bold leaf wallpaper
- bold leaf wallpaper
- gatsby stripe wallpaper
- Midcentury grey shakes roof
- subway glass tile
- midcentury wall 1
- arctic white recolor retro fridge
- arctic white recolor retro stove
- white recolor of raynuss panel door and window set
- SimStar Retro Refrigerator edited mesh
- SimStar Retro stove edited mesh

Custom Content Included:
- Aubretia flower by Macarossi
- border lily flower by Macarossi
- foxgloves flower by Macarossi
- Fritillaira flower by Macarossi
- Garden Iris flower by Macarossi
- BSI roses crimson by Samanta Black
- Cottage Piano by Tarox - closed site
- 9 panel door by Raynuss
- 15 light door by Raynuss
- 1 tile panel arch by Raynuss
- casement window by Raynuss
- french door by Raynuss
- octagon privacy window by Raynuss
- paneled passage door by Raynuss
- full sidelight window by Raynuss
- Bumper Crop Redwood FenceThe Sims 2 - Needs Translation - Batch23 - English copied from FenceQuaintPicketRail by Amovitam
- redwood gate by Amovitam
- white gate recolor by Amovitam
- BSI Hydrangea Bushes by Samanta Black
- BSI Rose bushes by Samanta Black
- Trillium flower by Macarossi
- Vincas flower by Macarossi
- Zamia flower by Macarossi

Additional Credits:
Delphy for MTS
Our wonderful moderators and great community!

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Number of bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms
Custom Content Included: Build and Buy Mode Content
Furnishings: Fully Furnished
Special Flags: Not Applicable

Tags: #retro, #1950, #1960, #atomic age, #suburbia, #mid century, #modern