simdaisies: The Bay Forest House ( Version 2 ) Inspired by Frank Lloyd Wright’s “Usonian house”  Usonian homes were built for middle class American families in the early 20th century. The idea for these homes were to be practical, integrate with nature, and use natural, local materials. For the makeover of this lot, I looked at a lot of photos online of Usonian houses such as the Jacobs’ House, and the Rosenbaum house among others.  I also researched the interior design of other famous FLW homes such as the Hollyhock house, Taliesin and Falling Waters. This build is probably one of my personal favourites.  I posted theRead More →

The Bay Forest House ( Version 2 ) Inspired by Frank Lloyd Wright’s “Usonian house”  Usonian homes were built for middle class American families in the early 20th century. The idea for these homes were to be practical, integrate with nature, and use natural, local materials. For the makeover of this lot, I looked at a lot of photos online of Usonian houses such as the Jacobs’ House, and the Rosenbaum house among others.  I also researched the interior design of other famous FLW homes such as the Hollyhock house, Taliesin and Falling Waters. This build is probably one of my personal favourites.  I posted the firstRead More →

simdaisies: The Sunnyside Boardwalk A base-game build This lot was a challenge, not only because I think I went a little too big with it, but I also restricted myself to using items only available in the base game. That does include all the free stuff updates up until now (latest being the Caribbean patch), as well as the string lights from the free Holiday stuff.   The lot is zoned as a bar, but there are plenty of spaces for your Sims to explore.   I built this with storytelling in mind.  Check out below the cut for the layouts and what’s included in the build.   LotRead More →

Myshuno City Gardens Lot Type: Generic (City Park – This is a replacement for Myshuno Meadows)Price: §211 857Packs used: Get To Work, Get Together, City Living,  Vampires, Outdoor Retreat, Dining Out, Spa Day, Get Together, Perfect Patio, Movie Hangout, Vintage Glamour, Backyard, Romantic Garden, Custom Content: none Download from the Gallery under my EA id “belledaisies”: Myshuno City Gardens[ Gallery Link ] [ Download (mediafire) ]  This is an overhaul of the Myshuno Meadows in San Myshuno.  This park includes a wedding venue, the observatory, a Victorian-esque garden, and a grand pagoda.   Video tour: Read More →

SPA OF THE DAMNED Lot Type: SpaStyle: GothicPrice:  §170 623Packs used: City Living, Get Together, Get To Work, Vampires, Outside Retreat, Spa Day, Dine Out, Movie Hangout Stuff, Perfect Patio Custom Content:  none Available in the Gallery  Search under EAid “belledaisies” “vampirespa” I was having fun with Forgotten Hollows and was just screwing around with this build. I wanted to experiment with creating an underground lot, which would be appropriate for vampires.   Also, this lot got faved by Maxis, which kind of made my day. ^_^  Read More →

East Harbour Center Lot Type: Bar * Style: Inspired by ChinatownPrice: §159 010Packs used: City Living, Get Together, Get To Work, Outside Retreat, Spa Day, Dine Out, Movie Hangout StuffCustom Content:  none Available in the Gallery  Search under EAid “belledaisies” #eastharbourcenter[ Gallery link ] [ Download (mediafire) ]  You can’t have a Spice Market without seeds, and the East Harbour Center *is* seedy. For bored sims wandering aimlessly around the city, this is a Chinatown inspired community haunt where sims can enjoy a nectar or several, learn to hit things in the boxing gym, sing an off- key tune with that special someone in one of theRead More →