The severely beaten dollhouse of my childhood is finally safe for my own kids to play with!
The rest of the dollhouse story can be found at
How to do the stairs
One last glimpse of the derelict that she was:
A few little painted details add some fun to the house:
I had a lot of fun painting the playroom and added the flower to the floor on a whim.
A clock (made from a scrap piece of round cardboard we had lying around) adds to the wall and a chandelier hangs in the 2-story room. The railing is gorilla glued in place and hopefully can stand up to the kids.
I added a house number of 1972 for the original year it was built.
Finally she has been moved from the hiding place in the back of the garage into a new home to be played with in safety.
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