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Some time ago in a livestream Shastakiss and Curiona asked me about slaving the Crates set Veranka converted from TS3, I thought sure, why not? Well, that one little slaving project turned into this lovely set!


Add ons for the Living Room:
End Table
Coffee Table 1x1
Coffee Table 2x2
Television Stand
Shelving Unit




Add Ons for the Kitchen:
Counter
Counter Island
Dining Chair
Dining Table
Barstool
Overhead Cabinet
(The cabinet is shiftable and starts out low to prevent shadows!)


Add Ons for the Study Area:
Desk
Bookcase 1x1






Add Ons for the Bedroom:
Double Bed
Single Bed
Dresser

Also included are some Maxis clothing extracted from dressers made to fit the lovely dresser. Several boxes from the AL closets extracted and separated. There is also a place holder for the Counter Island, there was one slot I couldn't figure out underneath and once anything is put under there it's next to impossible in getting it out. I created this placeholder to fill that slot so you can use the other four properly.

NOTES: The dresser as you can see has one slot that is not working properly. I will eventually figure out why and upload a fixed version but for right now I think it works as is. :) Also, I tried my hardest to get the counter & counter island corners to accept slots but it just wouldn't. I eventually gave up. The counter with the sink if you want to place objects in the two slots underneath you must use moveobjects on! I kept the pricing the same as Veranka's set, so most objects range in price from 125 - 390. I think the poly counts are lower than the maxis objects I cloned them from. The Maxis extracted clutter included is mostly slaved. There are two masters, one for the boxes and one for the clothes. The only exception is the two objects named BoxClothing. :) This probably won't make a lot of sense if you just want to recolor the boxes but I felt this was the best way.

I also did five recolors!

This uses Goats Wood, Shasta's Metals and some patterns from ColourLovers.
The shades of the wood are Black, DarkWood, Driftwood, Rowboat and White. These are as close to Shasta's 3 colors as I could get by eye balling it.

I bet you just want the downloads right and not all this information. :P

Downloads:
Veranka Slaved
Crates Add Ons
Crates Recolors
Crates PSDs

Many thanks go to the following people who gave me help and have such wonderful TOU's!
First off, to Veranka for converting the meshes to begin with!
Secondly, to Mustluvcatz for pointing me in the right direction when I came up against slot and joint issues! Thank you so much for letting me poke at your sofa tables packages to get the desk and coffee table slots right! You were a major help in this project.
Also to HugeLunatic whose tutorial I used to start the slot process. I would have been totally lost if not for all of her wonderful links!
Shasta and Curiona for putting this idea into me head. Okay, mostly the slaving part but once I started I thought, "Wow, this would look great with some additional pieces!"
Lastly, but certainly not least, my tumblr followers and those in Sims2Chat who were so awesome and encouraging during this. You guys gave me some wonderful feedback. I think without that this set would just be a dining table and a chair. HA!

As always enjoy and have fun!

Comments

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shastakiss
Jun. 18th, 2013 07:47 pm (UTC)
I think the is the first time I have ever officially kermit-flailed! :D Hafi!!!! This set is amazing and gorgeous and so versatile and you are so wonderful and generous and talented to make this set, thank you from the bottom of my Hafi-loving heart ♥ ♥ ♥
hafiseazale
Jun. 18th, 2013 08:53 pm (UTC)
I'm glad you like it. It was really fun to make and I think when I do meshes, I'll just stick to add ons. I loved bringing this set to life. It just felt so barren with just the little bits it had. I hope you have fun using this set. xD
suburbanamnesia
Jun. 18th, 2013 08:20 pm (UTC)
OH MY GOD HAFI. This is all so amazing and I love every bit of it to pieces!! I can't get over it! You are perfection. Thank you so, so, so much for this fantastic project! ♥ ♥ ♥
curiona
Jun. 18th, 2013 08:21 pm (UTC)
Whoops, wrong account. But the sentiment stands!
hafiseazale
Jun. 18th, 2013 08:54 pm (UTC)
hehe, You're very welcome. Like I said above I really had fun with this set. I don't know I'm completely done but I really couldn't think of anything else to add. :)
mswn
Jun. 18th, 2013 11:32 pm (UTC)
Wow, Hafi! I force-quit my loading game just now, because I have to see these immediately! This set is epic! Thank you!
hafiseazale
Jun. 18th, 2013 11:38 pm (UTC)
You're welcome. I just noticed that it looks like the 1x1 bookcase is floating. o.O If anyone notices this in game, please let me know. It may just be my eyes.
dutchxfan
Jun. 19th, 2013 06:19 am (UTC)
I was in love with this set already, but now it's even more. Thank you so much for doing this. All my houses will end up with crates. XD
hafiseazale
Jun. 19th, 2013 12:37 pm (UTC)
You're welcome! I know I keep playing the house they are in.
budgie_budgie
Jun. 19th, 2013 08:13 am (UTC)
This is such a great set, I Can't wait to decorate every household in Landport with crates! :) Thank you!
hafiseazale
Jun. 19th, 2013 12:38 pm (UTC)
You're welcome! I'm thrilled that people are finding this set so useful!
ebbycarolina
Jun. 19th, 2013 02:22 pm (UTC)
You are so amazing! I really need to hurry up and get another computer to play TS2 on if you're going to keep making amazing stuff. :D
hafiseazale
Jun. 20th, 2013 12:02 am (UTC)
Haha! I just like expanded sets. :) If I could do this to all the sets I love I'd be happy. xD
vimpse
Jun. 20th, 2013 09:40 am (UTC)
This is so impressive Hafi, well done! :D
hafiseazale
Jun. 20th, 2013 12:31 pm (UTC)
hehe, This set was so much fun. I'm glad it's impressive.
ranabluu
Jun. 4th, 2014 03:05 am (UTC)
This very, very nice. Thanks for sharing.
lycidas66
Jan. 26th, 2017 12:00 am (UTC)
Crates download
Its a wonderfull set but cannot download it call dropbox Fehler
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