Dollhouse Stands/Tables

  • Advertise with us
Project by backsaw13 posted 12-08-2008 09:33 PM 7141 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I have been meaning to put these up here – they were made last February.

My niece had received a new doll house for Christmas, and my wife renovated her doll house her Uncle made for her – to then give to our daughter. Neither had a good place to put them so they can be opened and played with – without laying on the floor. So, I decided to make a low table for the doll houses to sit on.

Requirements: – 2 different size doll houses – so 2 different size tables. – shelf for storing accessories – top to look like a lawn (around the house) – durable finish (girls like to color – anything) – easy to meet current and future decors

Each doll house’s footprint was measured along with the space it would reside to determine the final sizes.

Both are same designs and lengths, just different widths.

I opted for a painted finish (latex) for easy cleaning and repair/touch-ups as needed. And choose white to not clash with their room’s decor.

both are made from birch plywood for side and shelf/top and poplar for cross section/length supports for top and bottom. Edging was also made from poplar.

5 comments so far

View lew's profile


10619 posts in 2792 days

#1 posted 12-08-2008 11:16 PM

Cool Project!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

View oldskoolmodder's profile


797 posts in 2717 days

#2 posted 12-08-2008 11:24 PM

I was confused when I saw the title, and thought, MAN those must be some SMALL tables! Very nice job.

-- Respect your shop tools and they will respect you - Ric

View backsaw13's profile


12 posts in 2850 days

#3 posted 12-08-2008 11:29 PM


ha – had thought about that. I changed the title a bit.

View W. Paul's profile

W. Paul

44 posts in 3126 days

#4 posted 12-09-2008 10:51 PM

I really like these. My 4 year old will be getting a doll house for Christmas. I think perhaps one of these may be in her future!

-- Paul, Wildwood, MO; (Ps 145: 1-2)

View cari's profile


1 post in 13 days

#5 posted 09-23-2015 02:23 PM

Hi – I’d like to purchase one of these dollhouse stands from you. Are you willing to make and ship one to me in NJ? The base of my house is 3 ft by 22 inches. Please let me know, thanks!

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics