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« on: December 05, 2008 08:33:03 PM »

I made this for a swap friend for her daughter and another for my neice for Christmas. 
I got the tutorial from my swap friend, so this was not my original idea.  Here is the link to the dollhouse if you would like to make your little princess one of her own:  http://blog.craftzine.com/archive/2008/08/fabric_dollhouse_tutorial.html?CMP=OTC-5JF307375954

 Here are the pics:

I used ribbon that was doubled and sewn together instead of the fabric ones the tutiral used.  I love the red.

Here is a close up of the felt bird above the front door:

I used felt for the door and the window, a button for the doorknob, and notice the flowers growing up around the front???

These are the botton closures (they are places on each side of the house)

Here is a picture of the house opened up.  The green area can be used as an outdoor garden area!!! 
« Last Edit: December 05, 2008 08:43:04 PM by missgabbielynn » THIS ROCKS   Logged

« Reply #1 on: December 06, 2008 07:10:11 AM »

Very sweet!  I'm making a few of these for holiday gifts as well; it's such a great tutorial.  I love your embroidered flowers - so clever!

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« Reply #2 on: December 06, 2008 08:52:56 AM »

So cute! Now all you have to do is make it some furniture and a tiny person/animal to live inside it! I vote teddy bear house!

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« Reply #3 on: December 12, 2008 12:00:26 AM »

Very cute and I love the detail of the little bird above the door!

This would be a great take along for road trips or doctor's office.  Thanks for sharing the tutorial with us too.
« Reply #4 on: December 15, 2008 03:17:55 PM »

That's so cute! A little bit of alterations and it would be perfect for a boy too. I should make one of those for my baby brother.... Such an awesome idea. Kudos to you and your swap partner, even for accomplishing such a feat, even if neither of you made the idea up or not. ^ ^
« Reply #5 on: January 02, 2009 08:22:19 PM »

That is adorable, I cant wait to make one!

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« Reply #6 on: January 09, 2009 02:34:59 PM »

aw, i would have loved this when i was a kid!

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« Reply #7 on: January 15, 2009 08:11:43 PM »

I'd seen the tutorial, but I love your interpretation of it.  So cute!

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