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Kris Compas
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SIMPLE 1 INCH SCALE UPHOLSTERED CHAIR FROM POSTER BOARD - How to make a simple 1 inch scale dollhouse upholstered chair from poster board.
Do you have kids or grandkids roaming around the house this summer?  Would they be interested in making a chair with you? This is my first chair that I made over 20 years ago.  My daughter needed a living room set and I looked through Hobby Builders and the...

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1 INCH SCALE LUGGAGE - How to make 1 inch scale suitcase for your dollhouse.
Roberta mentioned that she was making a suitcase; that inspired me to make a tutorial on this set of luggage.  I love this era.  I've wanted to make a Route 66 motel room, maybe with newlyweds, chenille bedspread and so on.  I don't think I'll ever get to b...

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1 INCH SCALE POTTING BENCH/RUSTIC KITCHEN BUFFET - How to make a WOODEN 1 inch scale potting bench/rustic kitchen buffet for you dollhouse.
I cut pictures from magazines and catalogs and paste them into notebooks.  I use these pictures to copy from for blog tutorials. I've been wanting to make this for you for awhile.  I haven't because I wanted to use basswood.  I receive many e-mails asking w...

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1 INCH SCALE PEACOCK CHAIR - How to make a 1 inch scale Peacock chair for your dollhouse from card stock.
I had a request, (last summer) to make a Peacock chair in 1 inch scale.  I finally got to it. It is almost all card stock and pretty easy to make. I want to mention something about the fabric I use.  I have been getting questions about finding "miniature pr...

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1 INCH SCALE PEACOCK CHAIR


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SOMETHING DIFFERENT TO DO? A pouf for you or a pin cushion/box for a friend.
This blog is a little different this month. This could be a large pouf for a room for you. Or maybe a gift for a non-miniaturist.  I'm using mine for a pin cushion box to set by my sewing machine. Whatever you use it for I think it will be fun to make. Mayb...

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1 INCH SCALE FLOWER POT STAND - How to make a 1 inch scale flower pot stand from paper and mat board.
I saw this in a catalog, it was for holding 3 wine bottles.  I thought it would be a perfect flower pot holder in 1 inch scale. Nancy's pattern page is above.  Use the directions from the "Things to do, Things to see" list at the left of the blog, "HOW TO R...

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1 INCH SCALE FLOWER POT STAND - How to make a 1 inch scale flower pot stand from paper and mat board.


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DOLLHOUSE VINTAGE BREAD BOX


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1 INCH SCALE WICKER GROCERY CART - How to make a 1 inch scale wicker grocery cart.
I've been wanting to make one of these forever.  If you are new to miniature weaving read the tutorials: How to make a 1 inch scale wicker table and faux tile top and Wicker Chair.  You will find them in the "Things to do, Things to see" list at the left of...
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