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doll house for grandaughter

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Project by reds posted 07-09-2017 09:49 PM 792 views 2 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A few photos of the dollhouse I built for my gran daughter. 38” x 20” x 20” high. A few features are
hardwood floors,walnut stairway,all interior door & window trim as well as 1st floor base board in walnut.
I made all windows,doors & shutters -these can be purchased on line-but that takes away all the “fun”.
Last 2 photos show two rooms furnished and decorated(gran daughter’s mom is enjoying “helping” with
that). Thanks for checking out this project…..any and all comments welcome!!

the Reddutchman

-- Manufacturing precision sawdust one project at a time





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#1 posted 07-10-2017 01:30 AM

Lucky granddaughter. Lots of detail, nicely done.

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#2 posted 07-10-2017 02:57 AM

Great looking dollhouse! Nothing tops making a granddaughter happy!

-- St Augustine FL, Experience is the sum of our mistakes!

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#3 posted 07-10-2017 11:13 AM

Well Red as above and I can add also thats a neat as piece of work I must say!

The one I made for the granddaughters I didnt fit out, I left that to their Grandmother on their Moms side to do.

-- Regards Robert

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#4 posted 07-10-2017 01:16 PM

That will make for a happy girl for a loooooong time – a lot of detail work, very nice

-- Dick, Malvern Ohio - my biggest fear is that when I die, my wife sells my toys for what I told her I paid for them

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#5 posted 07-10-2017 01:59 PM

Wow! That’s awesome. That young lady is going to cherish it for years.

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#6 posted 07-10-2017 03:13 PM

That is a true labor of love. Something she will enjoy for years to come. Great job!!

-- Tim Haenisch, San Diego Ca. http://www.facebook.com/commandperformancewooddesigns

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#7 posted 07-10-2017 03:14 PM

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#8 posted 07-10-2017 04:18 PM

That is a beautiful doll house that you made for your Granddaughter.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#9 posted 07-10-2017 04:39 PM

That is totaly insaine good! Incredible interior details. She will enjoy it very much- I bet.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#10 posted 07-10-2017 05:02 PM

Great detail. Your granddaughter should be proud of it.

-- Bob, FL Keys

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#11 posted 07-10-2017 05:46 PM

An amazing doll house—I love all the details included! I’ll bet she just loves it!

-- Dean -- "Don't give up the ship -- fight her 'till she sinks!" Capt James Lawrence USN

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#12 posted 07-10-2017 07:04 PM

I can see from the smile it was a big hit. No kit out there beats a hand built house.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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#13 posted 07-10-2017 10:26 PM

Cool! I have considered building my daughters one, but I don’t know if I will have the skill (or time) to do it right before they are too old for dolls! What a beautiful job. So detailed. I kinda want to move in.

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