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Maxis "Lost & Found" #26: Floral Centerpiece - *NL REQUIRED*

by Numenor Posted 4th Sep 2007 at 4:13 PM - Updated 9th Oct 2008 at 2:59 PM by cameronsnan
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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.
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Maxis "Lost & Found" #26
(Nightlife REQUIRED!)

Thanks to Havelock for this finding.

This is a decorative Floral Centerpiece that was hidden in the Nightlife EP.
It has never been visible in the catalog, but it could be seen in game (in the "Fresh Rush Grocery", Downtown). Afterwards, when OFB was released, the Floral Centerpiece was completely wiped off; nowadays, the original centerpiece can be seen in the Fresh Rush Grocery only by users that don't have any newer EP than NL, or using the "Up2NL" game from the BaseGameStarter.

Maxis left in the game packages not only the mesh, but also the textures for 4 different flowers and 5 different vases (well, the black vase is quite ugly, but don't blame me ).
I've rebuilt the missing parts of the package, so to make this object and its recolours appear in the catalogue in all their glory .

You will find it in: Buy Mode -> Decorative -> Plants

NOTE: the original object was 2-tile wide; I reduced it to 1 tile only, and therefore if you put it near a wall, the most external leaves might intersect the wall; anyway, the peculiar shape of this flower arrangements suggest to place it along the walls, not perpendicular to it, so no graphical glitch should arise.

Important: Regardless the compatibility icons you may find near the download link, the NIGHTLIFE expansion pack is REQUIRED!

Polygon Counts:
(Ask Maxis )

Additional Credits:
Mesh by Maxis - Found by Havelock - Extracted and packaged by Numenor

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 Nightlife
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1. Download: Click the download link to save the .rar or .zip file(s) to your computer.

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3. Place in Downloads Folder: Cut and paste the .package file(s) into your Downloads folder:
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#51 Old 10th Jul 2009 at 4:00 PM
hmmm... all these lost and found items... could it be that even with release Maxis had already formulated ideas for TS2 Store? But then forgotten about these?

“Nihil sacrum in comoedia.”
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#52 Old 4th Dec 2013 at 8:48 AM
I like it :3
Thanks Numenor ^^
Test Subject
#53 Old 27th Jun 2014 at 5:32 AM
Thanks I love the colors
Lab Assistant
#54 Old 20th Aug 2015 at 5:08 AM
Thank you! I love these lost and found things.
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#55 Old 10th Mar 2016 at 5:10 AM
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#56 Old 13th May 2017 at 7:06 PM
Love it!! Thank you bunches! There's can never be enough green stuff for me, so this is perfect!
Test Subject
#57 Old 25th Feb 2021 at 3:27 PM
I love this, use it all the time! Thank you for sharing! :)
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