Triang Bungalow A

Well look who was the lucky one to get this lovely Triang Bungalow [1962-65] for Christmas [2017].  It arrived flat packed, and fits together in sections with nuts and bolts.  Each panel is covered in a decorated paper inside and out. The height of the bungalow from the base to the top of the chimney…

Karen’s No.77 Restoration

This Triang No.77 belongs to Karen Lyons, a lot of hard work has gone into the restoration of this house. She kindly sent me pictures of her progress. This picture shows the house with the back removed, your can see how bad the roof is. Many of the Triang house’s have roofs that are made…

Triang Shop No.1

This lovely Triang No.1 shop has just been sold on Ebay [2 October 2017].  I did bid, but unfortunately I was very unlucky and did not win. This Shop was produced during the years 1932 and 1935, it measures 19.5″ x 18″ x 11″.  I like the blind effect above the shop, and the shutters…

Distressed Pine Side Table

Distressed Pine Side Table This is a lovely 1/12 scale Pine Side Table which has been stripped of varnish and polished with antique wax. The antique wax giving it a more aged and warm feel to the pine. It has also decorated on the top, sides and drawer front with transparent cherub pattern paper. For…

Desk

DESK I have used chalk paint on most of my furniture, but when I started to sand down this desk, the wood under the varnish was lovely. A clear wax bought out the rich colour of the wood, giving it a realy natural look. The desk was given new handles a gold base with green…

Disassembling and Rebuilding a Triang Stockbroker

I have just bought another Triang Stockbroker, even though I don’t have any more room for a big house.  Once I see a Triang House, it like seeing a puppy that needs a new home.  So I thought I would buy it for spares.  It was sold to me as needing a little restoration, as…