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Trait Perfectionist

Perfectionist is a lifestyle trait in The Sims 3.

Perfectionists spend more time cooking, writing or even painting, but what they eventually finish is noticeably better than something created by other Sims. Perfectionists accept nothing shy of perfection.


  • Sim does most things better than other Sims, but sometimes it just takes a bit longer...
  • Sim can paint higher quality paintings, prepare higher quality food, write better novels and do homework better [confirmation needed].

Unlocked interactions

  • Perfectionists can point out the flaws of other Sims in conversation.

Player notes

  • Painting, Writing, and Cooking take longer than usual.
  • Perfectionists always do neat actions automatically, such as making their beds after waking up or cleaning their dirty dishes after eating. For this reason, Perfectionist is like Neat, but with added benefits at the cost of time.
  • Provides a bonus to Sims writing in the Historical genre.

Perfectioinist Sims

Examples of premade perfectionists:
Kaylynn Langerak, Robert Newbie, Justine Keaton, Yumi Sekemoto, Judy Bunch, Thornton Wolff

See also Category:Perfectionists

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