* Today is Letter H of the daily A to Z Blog Challenge *H is for...
Half Scale Miniature House
I enjoy making dollhouses in half scale (1/2" = 1 ft.) since they take up much less room but are not that small to work on (usually).
The Half Scale Country House, for instance, is only 14 3/4" high, 20" long and 10 1/4" deep at the base. The house itself is just under 7 3/4 " deep.
This is the first full dollhouse I've done in a while, so it's been fun planning and decorating it. I collected many of the accessories from the annual swap in the Half Scale Yahoo group.
Here's a few photos of the third floor attic which includes a craft area and a bedroom/game area for the grandkids when they visit.
Of course the kids left the bear laying on the bed. I've since taken the dress down and put up a picture and added a toy plane on the table by the beds. The two center matching chairs are erasers from Michael's that I covered with fabric.
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