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Project by Buckethead posted 452 days ago 806 views 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This little project was fun. I built all you see here from scraps of PT that was left over from a deck I built. The furniture, house and accessories by me, and the draperies, doll clothing and bedding were done by the lovely and talented Mrs Buckethead. I simply applied framing techniques on a smaller scale. Photography by my better half as well. In fact, she makes everything in my life more beautiful than it would have otherwise been. Thanks, honey!

-- Bucket, any person that spends 10k on a bicycle is guaranteed to be a $@I almost started to like you. -bhog





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JoeinGa

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#1 posted 451 days ago

Very cute. There isn’t a little girl in the world that wouldn’t love to have that.

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Vicki

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#2 posted 451 days ago

That is an awesome doll house. Love the rustic look, which I’m sure took extra effort. Very appealing.

-- Vicki on the Eastern Shore of MD

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Buckethead

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#3 posted 451 days ago

Thanks for the kind words. We all love when others appreciate our efforts. My wife has a hobby which includes making doll clothing, so in her e-world, this project was the center of much adoration. I would be lying if I said it didn’t make me just a bit proud. ;-) Again, it was her ability to display and showcase which gives it the necessary added charm.

-- Bucket, any person that spends 10k on a bicycle is guaranteed to be a $@I almost started to like you. -bhog

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eugenie

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#4 posted 450 days ago

Super charming, I think your wife looks at the same magazines as I do. This could be in Romantic Homes Magazine.

-- Eugenie Woodcraft

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helluvawreck

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#5 posted 450 days ago

I can’t imagine any daughter or granddaughter who wouldn’t love all of this.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- 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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Fishinbo

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#6 posted 450 days ago

Wonderful doll house and furnishings! Great design and build. Everything is pretty inside and out. A great husband and wife team effort!

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Jim Jakosh

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#7 posted 59 days ago

That is really cool. What little girl would not just love it!!

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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Buckethead

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#8 posted 59 days ago

Thanks Jim!

Been working on by bench for seven or eight months, and sadly, my next completed project? That’s right. A doll house.

Ahh the hazards of having four daughters.

-- Bucket, any person that spends 10k on a bicycle is guaranteed to be a $@I almost started to like you. -bhog

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Billp

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#9 posted 41 days ago

Wow

-- Billp

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