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Banishing the Dreaded Mahogany

So I found this dresser in my stash that I was never in love with due to the Mahogany colour. (Why are so many miniature furniture pieces in this old fashioned stain!) 430 more words

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Stair wall tongue & groove

I’ve decided to panel the wall the stairs will run up beside in horizontal tongue & groove paneling painted white. Similar to the below picture (though my stairs are open). 170 more words

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So when I bought this door it didn't fit.

I bought this door for the San Franciscan’s upper balcony door. I read the measurements in the listing and thought it would fit… ummm no… *facepalm* 139 more words

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Why are all (ok almost all) miniature lights brass?

I don’t like the brass colour of most miniature lights… I guess they have their place but not it’s not in my San Franciscan!

I decided to test out painting some lights that i will use in the San Franciscan and later in the Heritage. 390 more words

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My Cedar House dollhouse

Here’s my Cedar House dollhouse, decked out a little early for Christmas.

It’s called Cedar House because it was built from cedar. When I purchased it off of eBay from Aurora, Illinois, it was still unfinished wood and had been a little neglected. 446 more words

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Standard Time Blues

All last week, I had to be up at 5:30 to get myself scraped into a heap, made reasonably presentable, run a rake through my hair, and get out the door. 383 more words

Oh Lordy, what do I do with the stairs?

So back when I was still in dry fit for the side walls & 2nd floor I had to make a decision about which way to orientate the hole for the stairwell. 582 more words

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