Tutorials

Miniature Campaign Dresser/Chest (Tutorial and Templates for 1:12 and 1:16 scales)

1:16 scale miniature campaign dresser

The idea for this miniature campaign dresser was born when I was trying to take pictures of these miniature gold mirrors. I realized that I didn’t have a good console-type miniature for the mirrors to hang above for, say, a hallway scene. Instead of a console, I thought the “brass hardware” of a campaign dresser …

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Modern Dollhouse Chair – Tutorial and Templates for 1:12 and 1:16 scales

modern dollhouse chair

This modern dollhouse chair is a variation of the mid-century-inspired rocking chair that I made a while back. I just love its simple, unfussy lines. It’s a classic style that fits in any modern dollhouse decor. At least, in my opinion. I left mine in natural, light basswood color to fit the rest of my …

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Miniature Gold Round Mirrors – Tutorial and Templates (PDF and SVG)

set of dollhouse miniature gold mirrors

I set out to make just one mirror, and ended up with four of these miniature gold round mirrors. Actually I made more mirrors in other shapes as well (you may already know from my Instagram post). So yes, there will be more mirror templates in the near future. These mirrors are made with stacked …

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Dollhouse Ceiling Light – DIY Tutorial + Template (Light Bulb or Non-Working Options)

DIY dollhouse ceiling light held by hand

The drum shade of this dollhouse ceiling light is a spin-off of this miniature modern planter. It’s easy to make using regular craft materials and tools that you probably already have. In fact, I used my beloved craft knife for this tutorial. (Although of course, free SVG files are available if you prefer to use …

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Easy Modern Miniature Planter (Tutorial – Beginner Project)

When you search for “modern planter” images, you’ll most likely see these mid-century simple cylinder white pot with wooden legs popping up in the results. It’s actually very easy to make one of these modern miniature planters. You only need common craft tools and materials; nothing fancy! I’ll also show you a trick to make …

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