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Bathing Beth – Retro Swimsuit for Teen-Elder

by Vågen Posted 12th Jun 2022 at 4:12 PM
4 Comments / replies (Who?) - 1 Feedback Posts, 3 Thanks Posts
With summer here, I thought I’d share this swimsuit. It’s another piece of clothing made with my Beth Harmon sim in mind, but is sure to look good on anyone. Beth is in her swimsuit for probably less than a minute in the entire series, but it was cute, and I’m a perfectionist who needs to recreate the sim as accurately as possible, so here we are.

Luckily for me, the retro swimsuit from TS4 Seasons was a close match. A conversion and simple mesh edit were all I needed for it to be fit for Beth. Gone were the buttons and in its place a belt clasp, and voila, I give you Bathing Beth.

Info:
  • For females, teen-elder
  • Categorized as Swimwear
  • Maternity enabled for all ages, teen-elder. It is not enabled for random
  • It has four recolourable channels, comes with 3 presets and custom thumbnails

Polycount
Teen:
LOD1: 4238
LOD2: 1874
LOD3: 808

Adult:
LOD1: 4214
LOD2: 1874
LOD3: 808

Elder:
LOD1: 4238
LOD2: 1874
LOD3: 808


Model credits:
Skin: Kurasoberina
Eyes: Brntwaffles
Adult Hair: Plumdrops
Teen Hair: ModdishKitten
Elder Hair: Buckley
Poses: Elexis/k2m1too

Age:
      Teen
      Young Adult
      Adult
      Elder
Gender:
      Female
Clothing Type:
      Swimwear
Clothing Style:
      Modern
      Historial: Historically accurate
Other Type:
      Maternity
Maxis Flags:
      Not Applicable
Outfit Type:
      Full Outfit

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Vagen_BathingBeth_TF.zip

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#2 Old 13th Jun 2022 at 9:04 AM
This is a very cute swimsuit, I had to immediately download it the second I saw it! Great job!
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#3 Old 13th Jun 2022 at 7:17 PM
Thank you for these lovely retro chic pieces, love that you enabled the pregnancy morph for them <3
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#4 Old 15th Jun 2022 at 1:49 PM
This is a great suit, and I need more maternity bathing suits. Thank you!
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#5 Old 16th Jun 2022 at 8:21 PM
Thank you for these. Funnily enough my maternal grandmother was a seamstress and worked in a factory making such bathing suits. Brought back great memories of her to see this. Thanks!