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Mid-Century Dining Set

by zoe22 Posted 9th Oct 2019 at 7:46 PM - Updated 3rd Jan 2020 at 4:44 PM by zoe22
8 Comments / replies (Who?) - 2 Feedback Posts, 6 Thanks 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.
Here is my first cc object upload - a mid-century style dining table and chair!

They are both fully recolourable, with three channels each.

They come with just one preset, the pale wood shown in the screenshots, and match each other.


They should both be found where you would expect them to be - the table with the other dining tables, and chair with the other dining/office chairs

The table costs 350 simoleons and the chair costs 250 simoleons.


Known Issues:
I made these objects without TSRW and so I had to do the sunshadow myself. However, the table's sunshadow's PosScale value I calculated didn't work, so I used the EA table's values instead. The shadow is mostly right, but the corners flick up a bit weirdly.
But seeing as this is an indoor dining table, as long as you are using it in its intended indoor dining table way, the slightly dodgy sunshadow won't affect you at all



I hope you like them



Polygon Counts:
Dining table: high lod - 110, low lod - 62
Dining chair: high lod - 236, low lod - 84

Additional Credits:
Tools and Resources used: S3PE S3OC Texture Tweaker Tool by Igne Jones
cmomoney's Blender Tools
Butterbot's sunshadow tutorial

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 3
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zoeoe_MidCenturyDiningSet.zip

Size: 2.30 MB · Downloads: 4,430 · 9th Oct 2019
2.30 MB 4,430 9th Oct 2019
Don't forget to Thank the creator after downloading! Use the Thanks button located above the screenshots above.
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1. Click the file listed on the Files tab to download the file to your computer.
2. Extract the zip, rar, or 7z file. Now you will have either a .package or a .sims3pack file.

For Package files:

1. Cut and paste the file into your Documents\Electronic Arts\The Sims 3\Mods\Packages folder. If you do not already have this folder, you should read the full guide to Package files first: Sims 3:Installing Package Fileswiki, so you can make sure your game is fully patched and you have the correct Resource.cfg file.
2. Run the game, and find your content where the creator said it would be (build mode, buy mode, Create-a-Sim, etc.).

For Sims3Pack files:

1. Cut and paste it into your Documents\Electronic Arts\The Sims 3\Downloads folder. If you do not have this folder yet, it is recommended that you open the game and then close it again so that this folder will be automatically created. Then you can place the .sims3pack into your Downloads folder.
2. Load the game's Launcher, and click on the Downloads tab. Find the item in the list and tick the box beside it. Then press the Install button below the list.
3. Wait for the installer to load, and it will install the content to the game. You will get a message letting you know when it's done.
4. Run the game, and find your content where the creator said it would be (build mode, buy mode, Create-a-Sim, etc.).


Extracting from RAR, ZIP, or 7z: You will need a special program for this. For Windows, we recommend 7-Zip and for Mac OSX, we recommend Keka. Both are free and safe to use.


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#2 Old 9th Oct 2019 at 8:31 PM
Nice to see you get this uploaded.
Field Researcher
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#3 Old 10th Oct 2019 at 4:34 AM
Ha, I had just posted on WCIF for mid-century furniture when I saw this! Lucky timing
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#4 Old 10th Oct 2019 at 11:51 AM
Love the design! Thank you for sharing your talent with us ❤
Scholar
#5 Old 10th Oct 2019 at 1:42 PM
Hey, this is a great addition to the ongoing Midcentury creator theme. It'd be a shame if it won't make it..

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#6 Old 10th Oct 2019 at 6:00 PM
I absolutely love this. Thank you!
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#7 Old 11th Oct 2019 at 12:58 AM
Oh this is gorgeous, thank you !
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#8 Old 2nd Nov 2019 at 12:39 PM
Thanks for making something that's been needed for a very long time!
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#9 Old 4th Nov 2019 at 7:31 PM
Looks sleek. Thanks~