Sneak preview

A preview of my work so far. This image looks better then I thought, I might use this for the final image. The tiles in the background have been printed from the internet, can you tell?

What do you think?

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Doll house door fitted

Some photograph’s with the door in place. It’s a real tight squeeze and  I have to give the door a big push for it to open.

Applying the window and door

Today I cut out the sections of the wood where the door and window would go. It fit nicely however the walls surrounding the window is a bit uneven so I’ll have to fix that bit later.

I also fixed the wallpaper permanently onto the wall although I did not complete this as I needed to print out more. I’m very disappointed with the amount of work I did today, hopefully I will do a lot more tomorrow.


Room box…nearly finished

I did a quick print out of the wallpaper that I am more than likely going to use. I applied it to some card which was then placed inside the room box. I think the living room looks good, however in the photograph the wallpaper is coming off bluer then in real life. This is a big thing for me because some of the rooms were originally brown.

The white piece of paper at the back is representing the door, and there will be a window above the two single sofas.

Dolls house furniture

All my furniture for my room book came today, I was so excited when I saw all the packages in the postman’s hand that I stopped what I was doing to focus half an hour to opening and looking at the items.

This is literally the layout of the original room (I must see if there is a photograph around to properly refer to). The paper is where the door and window will be.

Things I need to do now is cut out the window and door and apply the wallpaper and flooring. I will be printing out the wallpaper tomorrow, which is very exciting.

I’m a little disappointed in the sofa because it looks very worn and badly made, I’m not sure if I should contact the seller to return them.

Am I over reacting and being fussy? Is this what miniature sofa chairs look like? Someone help!

Graham & Brown Wallpapers

During my search of looking for retro geometric wallpaper, I came across a website called Graham and Brown. They have made a large amount influenced from 1900-1970s design wallpapers. The wallpapers are amazing and truly beautiful.

[Trippy]

[Boheme]

[Images Graham & Brown]

More and more wallpapers

I asked my mother what wallpapers looked familiar to her and she chose these;

This was her favourite one. (above)

[Images above Jennifer’s free printable dollhouse wallpaper]

I’m glad she choice this one above, because my memory of the house all those years ago is correct. There is something recognisable about vintage geometric wallpapers.

[Images above Vintage wallpaper]

More doll’s house wallpapers

More wallpapers patterns that I might use for the room box.

[Images Jennifer’s free printable dollhouse wallpaper]

Great wallpaper websites

I found some great websites, that have wallpapers that I might use for my roombox. Some of the websites are not miniatures, but I’m sure I’ll be able to convert them easily enough.

[Image Vintage wallpaper]

A great website with vintage wall papers

[Image Orange Wallpaper]

[Image Print Minis]

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Doll’s house wallpaper

I found a couple of doll’s house printable wallpapers at this amazing website called Jennifer’s free doll house and miniature printables. I really suggest a visit to this site because you will be amazed.

I’m not sure if I will use these wallpapers but there is something very familiar about them, it resembles wallpaper in one of the rooms which I cannot remember. I think it might’ve been the bedroom, I’ll have to check with my mum. Anyway what do you think of the wallpapers below?

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