THIS EVENT HAS ENDED
Unlock sophisticated party themed items in this returning live event back from the 3rd December! This event is only here for 11 days and the aim of it is to collect enough arts and crafts items from the arts and crafts stations (found in the event tab of buy mode) to unlock all the items in this event. If you started it last time but didn’t complete it you will start from where you got to last time, for example if you only had one prize pack left to buy you will only have to collect enough resources to buy that prize pack to complete the event
Update your game to the Lake House Christmas Update to begin this event
Check out my Guide to Completing Live Events (including tips!) HERE!
NOTE: if you did another Live Event then you will find your arts and crafts stations in your inventory (or in the house you left them at) you will only be able to use the candle ones until you unlock the other stations in this event
Can’t find your arts and crafts stations? Click on the craft station in your event tab to get the option to find your station, it will take you to the house where your stations can be found!
Want to skip the tasks list? Click here to head straight to the prizes!
Place a crafting station (find the candle station in the events tab of buy mode (or your inventory)- you can only buy 4)
Make some arts and crafts items (click on the candle station to make)- 23 seconds
This takes you to the prize progress tab (you can get to it by clicking on the drinks button in the corner of the screen)
Here you will see you have collected enough items to unlock the Regal Wall pack! When you unlock each pack, before the items are available in your home store you need to purchase them with the arts and crafts items you make- this goal is coming up!
Restock a crafting station (when the stock runs out you will have to restock before you can make anymore arts and crafts items)- You can restock instantly for 18 uses for 10SPs or restock for 2 uses which will take 10 seconds this time
Buy the Regal Wall pack (click on the drinks event button, scroll down and click purchase- this will cost you 50 candles)
Use a coin flower patch (buy the coin flower patch from the event tab and select the spin plant option)
Check the daily goals (click on the drinks event button and find the daily goals tab- claim the ones you can!)
Remember to claim your rewards each day!
Collect bonuses (while collecting after a certain amount of time you will see the arts and crafts item appear above that sims head, click to collect the bonus item!)
Continue collecting arts and crafts items- this is the last step but the event is not over, keep collecting the arts and crafts to unlock everything!
If you want to speed up a collecting arts and crafts action it will cost you SPs, you will get the bonus gems as well if you speed it up!
Stuck on these tasks? Watch my video here:
Arts and Crafts Stations
Candle Station costs:
(maximum of 4)
- Collect 250 Candles- 2 hours 30 minutes
- Collect 360 Candles- 4 hours 30 minutes
- Collect 455 Candles- 6 hours 30 minutes
- Collect 510 Candles- 8 hours 30 minutes
Pottery Station costs:
(maximum of 4)
- Collect 375 Pottery- 2 hours 30 minutes
- Collect 540 Pottery- 4 hours 30 minutes
- Collect 680 Pottery- 6 hours 30 minutes
- Collect 765 Pottery- 8 hours 30 minutes
Jewelry Station costs:
(maximum of 3)
- Collect 565 Jewelry- 2 hours 30 minutes
- Collect 810 Jewelry- 4 hours 30 minutes
- Collect 1025 Jewelry- 6 hours 30 minutes
- Collect 1150 Jewelry- 8 hours 30 minutes
Glassware Station costs:
(maximum of 2)
- Collect 620 Glass- 2 hours 30 minutes
- Collect 890 Glass- 4 hours 30 minutes
- Collect 1125 Glass- 6 hours 30 minutes
- Collect 1260 Glass- 8 hours 30 minutes
Each station (apart from the first candle one) comes with a stock of 9 which means you can use the station 9 times before it needs to be restocked (if you got your stations out of your inventory they will all need restocking first (apart from the first candle one) When you need to restock you will have two options:
- Restock 18 uses which happens instantly but will cost you 10SPs
- Restock 9 uses which will take you 2 hours 30 minutes but will be free
- if you store the station you will lose all the stock so when you place it again you will need to restock
- if you cancel making something using a station you will lose that stock so if you had one stock left and then you cancelled that action you would need to restock before you can create anymore arts and crafts items
Click the drinks event button in the top corner of your game to see your progress
Check on the first tab every day because if you complete all the daily goals you will get additional constructor coins
NOTE: remember to click CLAIM once you have completed a daily goal to collect the reward and remember to claim your free constructor coins and free items each day!
The prize progress is how far you have got on this event, the more arts and crafts items you make the more prizes you will unlock
NOTE: the bar at the top of the personal progress tab shows you how close you are to unlocking an item, the more arts and crafts items you collect the more the bar will fill up. Once you have unlocked an item on the bar at the top you will be able to use the arts and crafts items you have collected and constructor coins to purchase that pack which you will then be able to find in the home store.
1.Bar Wall- requires 50 candles to buy
Ash Brown Square Panels- the first one is free, then they cost S2,000 each
4.Humble Hors D’oeures– Cheesy Tasting Platter and Fresh Oyster Platter
Cheesy Tasting Platter- requires 900 candles and 5 constructor coins to buy
decorations section, first one of each is free then they cost S20,000 each
They have updated this so your sims can now interact with these platters; on the cheese platter sims can delicate nibble for 4 minutes and gorge on snacks for 48 minutes, on the oyster platter sims can gulp oysters for 4 minutes and savour seafood for 48 minutes
Fresh Oyster Platter- requires 2,700 candles and 10 constructor coins to buy
decorations section, first one of each is free then they cost S15,000 each
Sims cannot interact with the platter
8.Fabulous Foyers- Cozy Comforts and Classy Comforts
Cozy Comforts: requires 7,100 candles, 4,150 pottery and 45 constructor coins to buy
Lavish Gold and Black Coffee Tables- living room section, first one of each is free then Gold costs 15SP and Black costs S150,000
Lavish Black and Gold Dome Table Lamps- lighting section, first one of each is free then Black costs S65,000 and Gold costs 10LP
Classy Comforts: requires 10,700 candles, 6,200 pottery and 65 constructor coins to buy
Lavish Black and Gold Floor Lamps- lighting section, first one of each is free then Black costs S150,000 and Gold costs 20SP
Lavish Black and Gold Buffet Tables- living room and dining room sections, first one of each is free then Black costs S280,000 and Gold costs 30LP
13.Fancy Fittings- Partitions and Roof Lighting and Partitions and Coat Racks
Partitions and Roof Lighting: requires 9,360 pottery, 9,900 jewelry and 100 constructor coins to buy
Lavish Black and Gold Cross Partitions- decorations section, the first one of each is free then Black costs S110,000 and Gold costs 15SP
Lavish Black and Gold Roof Lights- lighting section, the first one of each is free then Black costs S375,000 and Gold costs 12LP
Partitions and Coat Racks: requires 12,500 pottery, 13,000 jewelry and 130 constructor coins to buy
Lavish Black and Red Mirror Partitions- decoration section, first one of each is free then Black costs S350,000 and Red costs 18SP
Modern Red and Black Coat Racks- decoration and living room sections, first one of each is free then Red costs 35LP and Black costs S160,000
18.Fancy Furniture- Relaxing Drinks and Sophisticated Seating
Relaxing Drinks: requires 15,500 pottery, 16,500 jewelry, 16,500 glassware and 165 constructor coins to buy
Lavish Black and Red Double Sofas- living room section, first one of each is free then Black costs S210,000 and Red costs 20SP
Lavish Black and Gold Drinks Carts- decorations section, first one of each is free then Black costs S400,000 and Gold costs 40SP
The drinks carts can be used to wait for customer for 8 minutes so another sim can order ‘cupcake drink’
Sophisticated Seating: requires 16,500 pottery, 17,500 jewelry, 17,500 glassware and 175 constructor coins to buy Lavish Black and Red Triple Sofas- living room section, first one of each is free then Black costs S250,000 and Red costs 30SP
Lavish Black and Red Chaise Sofas- living room section, first one of each is free then Black costs S580,000 and Red costs 45SP
22.Regal Receptions- Beautiful Benches and Social Seating
Beautiful Benches: requires 17,500 pottery, 18,500 jewelry, 18,500 glassware and 185 constructor coins to buy
Lavish Black and Red Bar Stools- living room section, first one of each is free then Black costs S15,000 and Red costs 10SP
Lavish Black and Red Counters and Corner Counters- countertops section, first one of each is free then Black Counter costs S70,000, Black Corner costs S65,000, Red Counter costs 10LP and Red Corner costs 11SP
The Lavish counters (except corner counters) can be used to tend bar for 8 minutes so another sim can order ‘cupcake juice special’
Social Seating: requires 20,000 pottery, 21,000 jewelry, 21,000 glassware and 205 constructor coins to buy
Lavish Black and Red Drinks Seats- living room section, first one of each is free then Black costs S500,000 and Red costs 50LP
Two sims can use the drinks seats, one selects wait for partner and the second selects join partner for 8 minutes
Lavish Black and Red Long Counters- countertops section, first one of each is free then Black costs S70,000 and Red costs 10SP
The Lavish counters can be used to tend bar for 8 minutes so another sim can order ‘cupcake juice special’
Lavish Black and Gold Cutout Partitions- decorations section, first one of each is free then Black costs S155,000 and Gold costs 12SP
26.Suave Socialite– You will only unlock this pack if you manage to buy all the other prize packs in the time limit (just unlocking them will not unlock this final pack, you need to spend your arts and crafts items to buy all the packs)
In this pack you will find:
4 outfits (dresses), 4 shoes and 8 hairstyles for female adult sims for free in the wardrobe
4 tops, 4 pants, 4 shoes and 8 hairstyles for male adult sims for free in the wardrobe
Black Gloss Floor- flooring section, first one is free then costs S7,000 each
Lavish Red and Black Drinks Bars- living room and countertops sections, first one of each is free then Black costs S880,000 and Red costs 85SP
Lavish Black and Gold Circular Fireplaces- living room section, first one of each is free then Black costs S1,480,000 and Gold costs 150LP
Take a tour of my Sophisticated Socialite Club here, made using the items from this event:
You earn constructor coins by:
Personal Progress prizes
Completing Daily Goals
Coin Plant Patches
Earning Constructor Coins? Previously on these events I used social points on the Mega Spin Plant to win constructor points. I earn social points by completing the cooking hobby and earning LPs, I can then turn the LPs into SPs using the social point plant on a normal garden patch- this was when it cost 5LPs- the social point plant now costs 20LPs so you may want to try the option below first instead:
Or you can use 450 candles for the Spin Plant (a good way to use up any spare candles) which will also earn you constructor coins but the amounts are less than they are from the Mega Spin Plant
What is the minimum and maximum amount of coins you can earn on the mega spin plant? The minimum is 10 and the maximum is 500
Now on the coin flower patch you can see the chances of getting the different combinations on each spin plant, click on the green i button to see:
Laura Craft? You may have noticed at the front of one of your houses there is a board with a bubble of a person holding arts and crafts items above it, this is Laura Craft, you can buy her for real money to help you complete the event. When you buy her, you select the item you want her to make from the options: 200 candles, 300 pottery, 450 jewelry or 500 glassware (the amounts seem to differ for most of you and I have no idea why that is!) (you will unlock all the options once you have unlocked all the stations) and you will be able to collect them after 2 hours.
Do I think she is worth it? They have improved Laura Craft a lot since the first event (although it would be great if she made constructor coins) she used to be able to collect every 8 hours, they have now changed this to 2 hours so she is more useful now so if you are struggling then you may want to splash out and give her a try but remember you will only get her for this event, you will have to buy her again to use her for a live event in the future. I personally don’t ever buy her, if I don’t manage to earn enough items or coins in the time limit I just wait until the next time the event is available!
If I brought Laura Craft in the last event do I get her for free or do I have to buy her again? You have to buy her again for this event.
Check out my Guide to Completing Live Events (including tips!) HERE!
If I don’t complete this event this time will I have to start from the beginning when it returns? No, you will start from where you got to this time!
6 thoughts on “The Sims Freeplay- Sophisticated Socialite Live Event”
Thanks for the posts and all the great advice. It’s sooo helpful!
I’m doing a live event for the first time, and I don’t understand about the last prize. The one you get if you unlock and buy all the others. If I don’t complete it this time, when the event comes back next time will that last prize still be available? Or is it only if you complete in the first event’s time limit like it is for some of the quests? So then next time only the packs will be available and not the grand prize as it were?
Thanks so much
You’re very welcome. Live events are slightly different as when they return you will still be able to get all the prizes so even if you don’t complete it the first time you can still start from where you got to this time when it returns and if you unlock and buy all the prizes you can still claim the final prize (definitely don’t waste your social points on the requirements, I always wait for the event to return to complete it)
You can interact wth both platters. I get “gulp oysters” and “savor seafood” from the oyster one and “gorge on snacks” and “delicate nibble” from the cheese one.
Thanks for letting me know, I have updated the post. They have updated this since this was last available as you definitely couldn’t interact with them before.
Hi I’ve managed to collect all of the items except for 1. If the event so happen to return again, do I have to collect all 11 again before unlocking the Suave Socialite?
No you will only need to buy the final pack you need to claim the grand prize, you don’t have to start again.
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