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All change at the Steampunk Dolls' House

Two of the gentlemen from our collection – Alex, the young adventurer whom regular readers last met on an airship journey (here, for anyone who missed it) 151 more words

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Oh, Hello

Well, WordPress sure changed while I’ve been away.

Happy Thanksgiving

Merry Christmas

Happy New Year

That’s covers the major ones. I have been away.

The Holidays were good and I got most of my projects done – still haven’t stained Kutt’s new bed :( He’s being a trouper about the delayed bedroom makeover. 1,034 more words

What's Happening On The Hobby Farm

The Scrying Room

As promised, the first of the steampunk-themed rooms has now joined the items for sale at the Steampunk Dolls House shop on Etsy UK.

Professor Erasmus, in his black and gold smoking jacket and cap, stands, deep in thought, staring into the domed scrying glass set into his bench.   166 more words

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2017: "Saint Buhari" and More Economic Stagnation

The trouble with Nigeria is simply and squarely a failure of leadership. There is nothing basically wrong with the Nigerian character. There is nothing wrong with the Nigerian land or climate or water or air or anything else – Chinua Achebe… 873 more words

Grimot Nane

The Christmas Holidays Are Here YIPPPPPEEEEEE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!       ...I mean "Season's Greetings from Coggies & Cuddies" :-)


At long last the Christmas holidays are upon us. The kids have finally broken up from school, the decorations are up, the food is either ordered or is in the kitchen, the presents are wrapped, visits to see family arranged, and “Fairytale of New York” is on the radio and TV at least ten times a day. 258 more words

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New arrivals

An eclectic mix of new miniature steampunk figures are now on sale in the Steampunk Dolls House shop.  They include Miss Lucy Etherington,

Amelia – a young mechanic who can turn her hand to any task – and Eve, a lady with an incredible secret (do check the back view photo!) 34 more words

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J's Workshop

This is part of my work table in one of the Steampunk Doll’s House workshops.  Yes, there are two.

The room settings and other wooden wonders (soon to be reaching the shop) are crafted in a Victorian terraced house in Shropshire, close to the Welsh border. 181 more words

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