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Kristine PaperDollMiniatures
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Kitchen Dry Fit and Site Makeover
Today I have some exciting things to share!  First, I'm happy to say I finally got around to updating my site!  It's overall more modern and hopefully much more reader friendly.  Secondly, I've completed a dry fit of the kitchen for the CC2017 build.  It's ...

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Laser Cut Sofa & Chairs
After all these structure posts I'm thrilled to have something more interior focused to share!  This week I brought three projects to life using my local library's laser cutter.  I now have a living room set for the build and an extra roombox to play with. ...

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June This and That
An unexpected blip in my blogging as I jumped into helping my sister move the last couple of weeks.  I think we all underestimated the amount of things she had gathered and time it would take.  After all the packing/unpacking and crafting, what was supposed...

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Bi-Fold Doors Part 1
Picking up from my last post, this week I'm sharing a bit on making the front framing and starting the doors.   Not only is this framing acting as a supporting wall, but it also creates a track for the doors to run along - so I really had to try to make it ...

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Resizing Wood for Miniatures
This week I've begun replacing the front framing in new lumber and started a dry fit of modern folding doors in scrap MDF.  The next couple of posts will look at both making the lumber for the build and making the folding doors. I decided to make my own woo...

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Opening Walls and Interior Accessibility
After an unexpectedly busy month with family it took much longer to progress on the build.  The walls have been modified with new openings and I have a basic layout of the window framing.   It's very exciting to see the character and style of the house comi...

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Small House Structure Design
My small 'cabin' didn't stay small for long! I've figured out my changes to the structure design and completed most of the base construction.  I just need to cut and frame out the many windows.  I've decided to go contemporary with concrete, wood, and glass...

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Change Up in the Studio!
I had grand plans for Valentine's day last month; a marble fireplace, a city view, and chocolates!  I knew I needed a new project to inspire me.  I recently read  10 Newbie Dollhouse Mistakes and How to Fix Them  by Small House models and realized I'd actua...

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Breathe Magazine
Some fun news to share! At the end of last year I was asked to contribute some photos for an article in the UK lifestyle magazine Breathe .  The author, Karen Bamford, described what a lot of us enjoy about the hobby, creating and designing things on a smal...

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Dining Room: Winter View
Can you just imagine eating breakfast here every morning with that view?  I usually shy away from the cold but this landscape was too pretty to pass up spending some time with. It's encouraging to share these progress pictures.  Sometimes it feels like the ...
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