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The Lamp on the Half Shell in Seasons colors

by dharden Posted 12th Oct 2018 at 12:54 AM
2 Comments / replies (Who?) - 2 Thanks Posts
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.

This custom content if it is not clothing, may require a seperate download to work properly. This is available at Colour Enable Package (CEP) by Numenor.

After Liz made a couple of plain-glass recolors for the base game's Lamp on the Half Shell, I decided I wanted a few more. In keeping with the lamp's antique-ish look, I went with the mint, blush, blue, and sand colors from Seasons.

Since Liz recolored the globe in white, I used that texture as my template, and blended the Seasons colors with it. I recolored the whole texture, so if you have my CEP-Extra for the Lamp on the Half Shell, you get recolors of the fixture as well as recolors of the globe. If the CEP-Extra isn't installed, the recolors of the globe will work, but the fixture will not be recolorable, and the game will use the lamp's default texturing for the fixture.

Custom content in screenshot:
Seasons-match mint wallpaper by SimFused


Additional Credits:
Maxis, for the original object and the Seasons colors.
Liz, for the texture I used as a recolor template.
SimFused, for the Seasons-match carpets I got the colors from.

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
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LampontheHalfShell_SeasonsColors.rar

Size: 26.3 KB · Downloads: 398 · 12th Oct 2018
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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
4. CEP Required: The CEP is necessary for this download to work. Make sure that you have the newest version of the CEP installed. Get it here: The Official CEP Download.


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Instructor
THANKS POST
#2 Old 12th Oct 2018 at 1:30 AM
Thank you so very much, these turned out great - What a perfect idea!
Lab Assistant
THANKS POST
#3 Old 12th Oct 2018 at 8:31 PM
They're lovely