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Buddy Holly-ish Eyeglasses - New Mesh

by tamo Posted 9th Mar 2009 at 7:23 PM - Updated 13th Jan 2010 at 10:50 AM by tamo
186 Comments / replies (Who?) - 25 Feedback Posts
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.
This is a bit retro-flavored celluloid frame glasses. Old fashion and old standby.
Some sim have a little obsession with the eyeglasses, as you know.
And some people too. ...Just like you and me!

Basic Colors (Black, Tortoiseshell, Red)


Sunglasses (Black, Tortoiseshell)


Vintage Colors (Beige, Pink, Blue, Green)



Description:
- Requires No EP.
- New Mesh. You have to download Mesh and Recolor.
- For both genders. from child to elder.
- Categorized as Eyeglasses(accessory)
- All files compressed with The Compressorizer!

Credits: thanks a lot!
- skin: Leh/ and Aquilegia(edit),
- hair: Teen Girl Hair Mesh by Peggy, Texture by Leh
- hair: Male Gelledrock Hair for all age cloudlessnights
- eye:sarhra (recolored by Phobia Easy/Lucky/Free eye) Sclera AnvaEdit by without_pith
- make up:Facekits/Lip(Sweet Revenge)/Triple Threat Blush Rensim,
- make up:Lip(Lipsicles No teeth) bruno, Lip(Just Lips) AtomicSpaceKitty,
- make up:Nose Shadow Ankieod, Eyelash Mesh by Peggy, Texture by La Pink, Mouth corners Lunar Eclipse
- eyebrows(except MAXIS)/freckles by me

Polygon Counts:
- Buddy Holly-ish Eyeglasses mesh (all are the same) : 780
(same as Maxis base game "Even More Hip" eyeglasses)

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
Key: - File was updated after upload was posted
Filename - Tip: You can click the magnifying glass to see the archive contents Size Downloads Date
MESH_tamo_Eyeglasses_BuddyHolly.zip

Size: 192.0 KB · Downloads: 98,533 · 14th Mar 2009
192.0 KB 98,533 14th Mar 2009
tamo_Eyeglasses_BuddyHolly_Vintage.zip

Size: 60.5 KB · Downloads: 37,765 · 9th Mar 2009
60.5 KB 37,765 9th Mar 2009
tamo_Sunglasses_BuddyHolly.zip

Size: 72.0 KB · Downloads: 33,328 · 9th Mar 2009
72.0 KB 33,328 9th Mar 2009
tamo_Eyeglasses_BuddyHolly_Basic.zip

Size: 86.0 KB · Downloads: 54,111 · 9th Mar 2009
86.0 KB 54,111 9th Mar 2009
tamo_Eyeglasses_BuddyHolly_ALLColor.zip

Size: 218.5 KB · Downloads: 111,742 · 9th Mar 2009
218.5 KB 111,742 9th Mar 2009
Don't forget to Thank the creator after downloading! Use the Thanks button located above the screenshots above.
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
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Test Subject
#2 Old 9th Mar 2009 at 7:26 PM
These are too cute! Thanks, tamo!

Signatures are overrated. D:
Test Subject
#3 Old 9th Mar 2009 at 7:29 PM
Absolutly gorgeous...
Forum Resident
#4 Old 9th Mar 2009 at 7:34 PM
Cute and not flat. They're awesome
Test Subject
#5 Old 9th Mar 2009 at 7:34 PM
These are lovely!
Thanks
Test Subject
#6 Old 9th Mar 2009 at 7:48 PM
These are really cool-looking, and I love seeing a new glasses mesh that works (and looks good on) kids. Thanks!

It looks good. It tastes like nothing on earth.
Test Subject
#7 Old 9th Mar 2009 at 7:51 PM
These are really cute. Thanks much.
Test Subject
#8 Old 9th Mar 2009 at 7:51 PM
Thank you! Vintage colors look sooooo beatiful!
Test Subject
#9 Old 9th Mar 2009 at 8:02 PM
ILOVEYOUILOVEYOUILOVEYOUILOVEYOUILOVEYOUILOVEYOU.

OMG, you have no idea how excited I am for these. THANK YOU!!!
Field Researcher
#10 Old 9th Mar 2009 at 8:04 PM Last edited by ruthless_kk : 10th Mar 2009 at 12:55 AM.
Wonderful! They look great and the color choices are fantastic...I love em! All of my eyeglass wearing sims are getting a makeover, pronto! Thank you.

Edit: I have since tried them out in my game and they look awesome...very realistic. I predict alot more of my sims are going to have the "wears glasses" turn on.

There is no excellent beauty that hath not some strangeness in the proportion.
Sir Francis Bacon (1561 - 1626), "Of Beauty"
Lab Assistant
#11 Old 9th Mar 2009 at 8:05 PM
Nice and 3D, yay!
Instructor
#12 Old 9th Mar 2009 at 8:12 PM
I was looking for such glasses for a long time! You made a wonderful mesh, and well done!

TAKE ME TO THE HOSPITAL!

23/02/09

I'm bluffin' with my muffin
Test Subject
#13 Old 9th Mar 2009 at 8:17 PM
Thanks so much! These are beautiful, and for both genders! I love these. I always need more glasses for my sims.
Not actually evil.
#14 Old 9th Mar 2009 at 8:19 PM
Do these glasses have a unique GUID so they won't override any existing glasses?
Do they have both "lens" and "frame" groups in the mesh so they won't flash blue?

They look very nice! Can't wait to put them on my librarians and rockabilly sims.

Please spay or neuter your pets. --- Cat Music Video! --- my meshes
Test Subject
#15 Old 9th Mar 2009 at 8:19 PM
These are amazing, thanks!
Lab Assistant
#16 Old 9th Mar 2009 at 8:24 PM
These are so cool. Thick rimmed glasses are soo cute! Someone should make Hot Topic colors for these, with checkers and stuff ^-^

His Eyes were Green. As Green as Oak Leaves in Summer.
Test Subject
#17 Old 9th Mar 2009 at 8:32 PM
So Cute! These glasses are awesome.
Scholar
#18 Old 9th Mar 2009 at 8:51 PM
I almost never use glasses on my sims, but I think I'll try these out!

So be it. Move. ~Jason Bourne
Simblr
Lab Assistant
#19 Old 9th Mar 2009 at 9:13 PM
These glasses are wonderful! I always need more xD

Thanks!
Lab Assistant
#20 Old 9th Mar 2009 at 9:16 PM
I love it so much. ^_^ Thank you!
Field Researcher
#21 Old 9th Mar 2009 at 9:16 PM
Amazing! Thank you sooooooo much!

She dances in a ring of fire, and throws off the challenge with a shrug.
Instructor
#22 Old 9th Mar 2009 at 9:20 PM
No, I want your babies.

I can see this becoming very popular all around the sims community very soon. :D
Banned
#23 Old 9th Mar 2009 at 9:30 PM
Now I can make a simself! Thank you so VERY much!
Lab Assistant
#24 Old 9th Mar 2009 at 9:40 PM
The glasses look really great! Perfect for my university sim! Thank you.
Field Researcher
#25 Old 9th Mar 2009 at 9:47 PM
Finally my sims get to wear something other than the three decent Maxis glasses! Thank you!
I really dig the black sunglasses. They're nice and understated. Kinda ZZTop awesome.
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