Lundby Kitchen

Kitchen This is one of my favourite rooms, the detail is exception, not often found on many dolls house kitchens. Over the years the style of kitchen has kept up with current trends in colour, even though the basic units have stayed the same. The Kitchen comprises of: Dishwasher unit with fitted cupboards, and a…

Lundby Lounge

Lounge Here we have a modern colourful three piece suite in yellow, green and orange material. Cushions finish off this stylish look. The zebra print chair, is a very cosy chair to sit in as the fabric is very soft, just right to curl up on, on a cold winters night. I think this table…

Lundby Family

LUNDBY Family This is the Lundby Family who live in my house. This is a picture of one of the dolls, showing the joints in the legs, making it easy to pose them. She has joints at the knee and top of the leg. Her arms move up and down from the shoulder and her…

Barton Toys Caroline’s Home Kitchen

Below is a selection of my Barton Toys Caroline’s Home Kitchen Furniture, from the 1976 catalogue. There is nothing complicated about the design of this furniture, it is solid and well made.  With a good use of different colour wood, and moulded plastic. KITCHEN UNIT AND WALL CUPBOARD The Kitchen Unit and Wall Cupboard were…

Barton Toys Caroline’s Home Lounge

Below is a selection of my Barton Toys Caroline’s Home Lounge Furniture, from the 1976 catalogue. There is nothing complicated about the design of this furniture, it is solid and well made.  With a good use of different colour wood. WINDSOR 3 PIECE SUITE This is a very 70’s pattern, 3 piece suite could be…

Barton Toys Caroline’s Home Dining Room

    Below is a selection of my Barton Toys Caroline’s Home Dining Room Furniture, from the 1976 catalogue. There is nothing complicated about the design of this furniture, it is solid and well made.  With a good use of different coloured wood. SIDEBOARD Available as an individual carded item this little wooden sideboard 2055,…

Barton Toys Caroline’s Home Bedroom

Below is a selection of my Barton Toys Caroline’s Home Bedroom Furniture, from the 1976 catalogue. There is nothing complicated about the design of this furniture, it is solid and well made.  With a good use of different coloured wood. DRESSING TABLE This dressing table was sold as a carded item on its own or…

Barton Toys Caroline’s Home Accessories

Below is a selection of my Barton Toys Caroline’s Home Accessories, from 1976 catalogue.  Some appear in various box sets. Notice on the clock face ABC, [A B Barton & Co.]I have 2 other clocks with the same letters on the face.  These probably early Barton 50’s or 60’s, but not sure.  My knowledge of…

Carolines Home 1976 Catalogue

This Carolines Home 1976 Catalogue below is the one I have been using for identifying my collection.  I have reduced the page size slightly to give a better view of the furniture items.  I have also linked to pieces I have in my small collection.   …… Barton Toys have been producing authentic model doll…

1960 Triang Spot-On Catalogue

I am not sure what Triang House is pictured on the front of this catalogue. but it does look very modern, with its swimming pool, patio and garage.  Very much open plan modern living. ‘Mice and dolls’,  Caterpillas and Lilliputian,  at one sixteenth human size …….. only in the 60’s. Enchantment of daintily-patterned wallpapers ,…

1961 Triang Spot-On Catalogue

As the introduction to the Triang Spot-On Range of furniture Catalogue 1961 says, many of the items where available to buy individualy, [packed in very tightly fitting boxes] or in room sets.  The packaging for the room boxes is harder to come by, I suppose once you get it out of the box, you have…

Triang Accessories

TRIANG SPOT ON AND DOLLIES HOME ACCESSORIES Triang Spot On furniture was produced in 1960.  The style of this furniture being the late 1950’s The furniture made from moulded plastic and metal.  It was sold in individual boxes, with the ‘Triang’ and ‘Spot On’ Logos, on a pink and cream box.  The Range also included…