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Updatet: Recolor of Maxis Studyfurniture to match OakTowne's Finest Oak Wood Paneling

by Havelock Posted 24th Dec 2006 at 9:08 PM - Updated 13th Apr 2009 at 10:17 PM by Havelock
11 Comments / replies (Who?) - 11 Feedback 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.

I got bugged to have no matching Furniture for a expensive Study in Game. Every object uses different Woodcolors.
So i have made recolors for the Deskclub,Colonial Dinigchair,Colonial Livingroomchair,Chesstable,Colonial Drapes,Easel and Colonial Bookcase. The match now the OakTowne's Finest Oak Wood Paneling. The Chesstable got a nice Marble inlay.(see Detailpicture) All Other Decorations in the Picture are not included.
Edit: Forgot to tell you the Grandfatherclock is also in this set. Have added Detailpic.
Edit: Uploaded Recolor of Maxis Uprightpiano and Ingamescreenshot
Tags: #study

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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Havelock_pianouprightsalon_medwood.rar

Size: 69.7 KB · Downloads: 5,275 · 9th Feb 2007
69.7 KB 5,275 9th Feb 2007
Havelock-Medwoodstudy.rar

Size: 440.1 KB · Downloads: 7,123 · 24th Dec 2006
440.1 KB 7,123 24th Dec 2006
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11 Comments / Replies (Who?) - 10 Feedback Posts
Lab Assistant
#2 Old 25th Dec 2006 at 11:18 PM
Oo! Fancy! I've got some new furniture for the study of one of my mansions now. Thank you for sharing this with us!

K.B.
Instructor
#3 Old 26th Dec 2006 at 12:10 AM
Great idea -- and a great set!! Thank you for sharing with us!

p
Scholar
#4 Old 26th Dec 2006 at 12:25 AM
Oh, I love the chessboard recolour.
Too many people leave have recoloured that without changing the board itself.

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#5 Old 26th Dec 2006 at 1:56 AM
This is wonderful! I've always wondered why Maxis never did this in the first place.

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Instructor
#6 Old 26th Dec 2006 at 2:50 AM
very cool, we deff need matchoing sets like this.
Thank you
Lab Assistant
#7 Old 26th Dec 2006 at 6:06 AM
I'm so glad I'm not the only one who hates it when everything is the wrong shade of whatever. D: Thanks for this! <3

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Field Researcher
#8 Old 26th Dec 2006 at 7:12 PM
Very nice recolor. I love it when wood furniture matches teh woodwork of a room...otherwise it just looks a bit odd!

Great job!
Lab Assistant
#9 Old 26th Dec 2006 at 9:56 PM
lovely job on this! thankyou it will come in very handy.

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Lab Assistant
#10 Old 29th Dec 2006 at 10:19 AM
I just got a new monitor, and I've suddenly noticed that none of the wood colors match! Thanks so much for easing my insanity. :oD
Space Pony
#11 Old 15th Apr 2007 at 12:42 PM
Gorgeous job! :D

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Field Researcher
#12 Old 14th Sep 2007 at 11:32 PM
These objects look soooo good this way. Thank you!

luv,
Kat