My Triang Furniture

Below are links to various pieces of Triang Furniture I have in my collection. The descriptions next to the picture is taken from the Triang Dolls House Furniture 1961 Catalogue.   BATHROOM … To-day’s modern Mum demands a modern Bathroom, and what could be more charming and up-to-date than this exquisite “Swanlyne” Bathroom Set. Beautifully…

New House for 2016

Triang Princess 2 Auction Day   Well it’s off to the Auction again. This time two houses on offer, one which I am really interested in.   This one is a Lines DH/14 probably made between 1924 and 1933. Notice in the description no measurements are given, I wonder why, it actually measures an enormous…

Distressed Furniture

Over the years, I have collected odd pieces of dolls house furniture, many of which I have not used, but have no great retail value, they were just stored in a draw, the thought as usual, they may come in useful one day. After distressing some full size furniture of my own, and having some…

My Triang Restoration

Restoration – Below are links to the various Triang Dolls Houses I have restored with a few little tips and lots of pictures. Many of these dolls houses are well past there play by date, some just looking for a lick of paint and a freshen up, others had problems with wood worm and water…

The Little House

The Princess Elizabeth dolls house was a copy of a Welsh cottage style playhouse which had been presented to the Princess on her sixth birthday in 1932, by the people of Wales.     The house was erected in the gardens of the Royal Lodge at Windsor Castle and was called ‘Y Bwthyn Bach’ which…

Wallpaper

  Wallpaper for the No.42 House This is one of the wallpapers I have been working on for my Triang dollshouse No.42.     This is the room the wallpaper came from, it was very difficult to take it off in one piece and I had one reasonable size and lots of little bits.  …

Triang Decals

  ….’I found out by accident that I could remove the Triang Flower Decal using clear sticky vinyl. I had even cleaned them up gently by using paint remover on a cotton bud. You need to rub quite hard, and when you lift the sticky vinyl check that all the decal has lifted, if not…

Windows

  Triang Windows are made of a metal square window frame with tabs to hold it into position on the house, they come in three colours brown, green and blue depending on the age of the house. Pre war houses normally have brown and cream windows, Post war green and white. The two opening window…

Floor Paper

I have various pieces of floor paper I have managed to salvage from my dollshouses. This is the one I have been working on. I first scanned in a piece of the floor paper which had the clearest pattern on it.   I then selected one square and tidied it up on Photoshop. Next I…