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Picked upload! Improved Skin Collection #1

by Enayla Posted 20th Jan 2006 at 1:07 AM - Updated 29th Jan 2006 at 4:32 PM by Enayla
348 Comments / replies (Who?) - 20 Feedback Posts, 2 Thanks Posts
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Picked Upload! This is a picked upload! It showcases some of the best talent and creativity available on MTS and in the community.


Hi everyone

This is a set of new skintones from me. Some resemble a few of my earlier, but they're new, much improved versions: I've edited some little deficiencies in their design (moved nipples, fixed edges etc) and I like the new versions a lot more. 'Sweet Fall' is very close to my old 'Fresh Summer', but a bit more freckled and slightly darker. I've softened some of the details – like the shading around the eyes and mouth, that made the old skins look a little aged in some lights.

What you see here in the pictures are the 'normal' versions of the skintones... the 'cut' tone is more defined, the soft one less. The skins are available for all ages, but they are not replacement skins. There is no makeup used in these pictures. The eyebrows and eyes are not included this time, but you can find them with my earlier skins. I'll do a pack with eyes only later on.

I hope I got this right. This is the first time I've tried to supply a .package file instead of the regular, difficult-to-install kind of file. As far as I can tell, only the skintones should be in the files. If this is not the case, please tell me so that I can adjust this. These SHOULD be usable regardless of what EPs you have.

The skintones are as follows,

Alabaster –

A creamy pale skintone.

Rich Earth –

A rich, earthy skintone with a light golden touch.

Porcelain Doll –

A desaturated skintone with blushed cheeks and details.

The Fae –

An extremely pale, bluish skin

Blue Midnight –

A very dark, bluish tone.

Rich Gold –

Deep golden skintone.

Sweet Fall –

A warm, freckled skintone with a golden touch.

Dusk –

A deep, dusky kind of brown – less golden than 'rich earth'.


You are allowed to include these skins with your Sims pretty much anywhere – as long as it is not a donation or pay site and you take care to link back here Enjoy!

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
_Dusk.zip 2.69 MB 48,518 20th Jan 2006
Alabaster.zip 2.93 MB 54,793 20th Jan 2006
DeepEarth.zip 2.89 MB 47,511 20th Jan 2006
FaeBlue.zip 2.71 MB 45,499 20th Jan 2006
PorcelainDoll.zip 3.74 MB 55,286 20th Jan 2006
RichGold.zip 3.49 MB 50,897 20th Jan 2006
SweetFall.zip 3.73 MB 77,436 20th Jan 2006
BlueMidnight.zip 2.71 MB 44,362 20th Jan 2006
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
#326 Old 7th Oct 2006 at 3:08 AM
With kind thanks to Enayla for permission these skins (and almost all of her others) have been made genetic (non-dominant, fitting into the darkness range just like the 'normal' EA skins) by me over at The Sims 2 Workshop http://www.sims2workshop.com/viewtopic.php?p=10290

I'm sorry I couldn't post them here at MTS2 but the moderators here refused to read my permission email

Private Sim @ Mod The Sims 2
Merlin's Nemesis @ The Sims 2 Workshop
Madame Mim @ More Awesome Than You (and in the newsgroups)
My Project To Geneticise Enayla's Skins
Test Subject
#327 Old 26th Oct 2006 at 4:01 PM
as much as i pm you i might aswell post too. thank god for your artistic talents other wise my sims would be looking pretty dull right now.

to each thier own
Test Subject
#328 Old 12th Nov 2006 at 4:45 PM
All the skintones u made look like soooo..smooth and realistic

I have deleted most of custom skintones except yours..hoho

喜欢苺ましまろ
Test Subject
#329 Old 20th Nov 2006 at 4:48 AM
Wow nice. These look awesome. ^_^

Could anyone explain how to set these skins as defaults so npc's use em ?
Test Subject
#330 Old 27th Nov 2006 at 3:28 AM
These are fantastic. Your hard work really shows. Great job.
Test Subject
#331 Old 13th Jan 2007 at 11:47 AM Last edited by Solaih : 13th Jan 2007 at 12:23 PM.
OMG!! You are really awesome with skin creating! But I have a problem, everytime I click on the link it gives an error page, why??? Please don't tell me the links have expired.....I would really REALLY be upset if I miss out on these fantastic skins....

*EDIT* Nah nevermind it's working fine now, probably a fault in the connection or something.....thanks Enayla you RULE!!!
Test Subject
#332 Old 14th Jan 2007 at 8:42 AM
Best skins ever!
Lab Assistant
#333 Old 24th Jan 2007 at 1:19 AM
They are wonderful; I love the colours.
Test Subject
#334 Old 23rd Mar 2007 at 1:27 AM
as always,lovely.
Inventor
#335 Old 1st Apr 2007 at 5:57 AM
Absolutely beautiful work!
Thank you!
*Xts*

(Quote) ~ "If it isn't one thing, it's going to be another. It is usually one thing. Oh man, is it a mother" (The Mother of All Things) - PB
Lab Assistant
#336 Old 5th Jun 2007 at 6:03 AM
These are the most beautiful skins I have ever seen, well except your other skins. I esp. love "The Fae" and "Dusk".

Thank you so very much for all of the hard work and love you put into your creations. My game is so much more exciting to look at now!

All the best...
MG

They must have taken my marbles away. :(
Test Subject
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Test Subject
#337 Old 23rd Jul 2008 at 7:42 AM
Where can I find the gurl's curly hair?
The skins are really cool by the way!
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Test Subject
#338 Old 9th Sep 2008 at 2:04 AM
You reallly blasted yourself this time Enayla. I love "the fae" and "blue midnight,just really brilliant. Love them! Thanks! :D
Field Researcher
#339 Old 22nd Jan 2009 at 1:19 AM
Enayla, these are awesome. I usually dont download skins because they mess up the face but these are perfect! I love Sweet Fall, Alabaster, and Rich Gold. Mabye a little less blush and pink on the cheeks and lips. But these are great thanks :D
#340 Old 22nd Jan 2009 at 3:15 AM
Sometimes pressing the "Thanks" button just isn`t enough.

This is one of those times.

These skins are GORGEOUS.

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Lab Assistant
#341 Old 23rd Jan 2009 at 5:54 AM Last edited by drallab_mas : 23rd Jan 2009 at 6:17 AM.
I feel like such a newb posting this, but I just started downloading your skins, and I LOVE them all. My downloads folder is seriously hurting!
Test Subject
#342 Old 9th Mar 2009 at 10:30 PM
more awesome work thanks!
Test Subject
#343 Old 22nd Apr 2009 at 3:28 AM
These skins are beautiful and you are totally awesome for making them and uploading them for us!
Test Subject
#344 Old 12th May 2009 at 8:15 AM
Bella! Thank you so much for putting your work up for us all to enjoy!
Instructor
#345 Old 11th Jul 2009 at 8:35 PM
I love your skins! Thanks again XD

^_^
Test Subject
THANKS POST
#346 Old 27th Feb 2011 at 4:02 AM
Your skins are always works of art. I wish I had your talent.
Mad Poster
THANKS POST
#347 Old 21st Jun 2017 at 9:30 AM
I still wonder where you are ... thanks for all you have done for this game!
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