Lighting a Triang Dolls House

Many of the Triang Dolls Houses that are fitted with electric lights, have wooden panels fitted with brass bulb holders.  These panels fit into the back of the house.  The light bulbs are linked by thin wire, and can be turned on and off,  when the metal bar on the outside of the house completes…

Fun with Fimo

There are so many Tutorials on the Web now, either written or, on Youtube, about crafting food from Fimo.  It was about time I had another attempt, perhaps a cake.  I bought everything I needed, watched videos, read articles, got tips. I was ready to go. How do these people make it look so easy,…

Retro Bureau

I had a couple of these bureau/desks with opening flap, so I thought I would have a play around with one of them. I was undecided of the colour paint to use, so random it would be.  Just selecting colours whether they matched or not.  As the chalk paint colours are mainly pastel shades, they…

Triang Spot-On Furniture Box

I have been working for a while now on reproducing Triang Furniture Boxes. I have a few, but they are very faded, and torn, but there is enough to make a good reproduction. My first effort was the Dining Room Chair Box. This box was in quite good condition, but as it was fixed along…

Lundby Bathroom

Bathroom Not a lot you can say about a toilet, but it does have a toilet roll holder and a toilet brush. Just remember to put the lid down. [I must admit the toilet roll holder is in a rather odd place.] The people who live in this house are very lucky, they have a…

Lundby Bedroom

Bedroom The two matching white wood bedside tables have pots of yellow tulips. The bedroom is complete with a brightly coloured rug to match the colours in the bed cover. There is not a lot of bedroom furniture in the house. It does look good in a room setting, very clean and simple, but colourful….