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Small Business

Day 23- A small business Today is small business day for #summerminifun hosted by @vintagedollhouseshop ❤️ My little business isn’t completely related to miniatures, but they show up for sale sometimes. I started @archaeochic on eBay a few years ago with no real niche, to sell off a few things I no longer needed. I… Continue reading Small Business

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Summer Reading-Bonus Serendipity Story

A second posting and a story of serendipity for summer reading day of #summerminifun. Near the end of May, I found this dollhouse book in a bunch of free craft books. I remember taking a picture of it, but I posted a picture of some miniature collector magazines on @treasurehuntingfever instead. But I remember flipping… Continue reading Summer Reading-Bonus Serendipity Story

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Summer Reading

Day 22-Summer Reading A petite preserved paper specimen for summer reading day of #summerminifun with @vintagedollhouseshop 📰 This tiny trophy was given to my grandfather in appreciation for helping The Orange County Register Newspaper to implement a new software system back in the 90s. I don’t actually read much of physical newspapers these days, but… Continue reading Summer Reading

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A curiosity

Day 21-A Curiosity To stimulate your curiosity and mine on this, the 21st day of #summerminifun with our wonderful host @vintagedollhouseshop, let us peel back the layers of time. This keychain depicts an Archaeological Tell; a mound site of many layers ranging from the Paleolithic era at about 16000 years bce through what is called… Continue reading A curiosity

My Dollhouse Projects, Plumbrook Cottage

Dollhouse Flooring

Dollhouse flooring options as temporary collage art.. I finally got around to making the first harvest of fabric from my grandparent’s couch.. seen here with felt and floor scraps pulled from Plumbrook Cottage. The scraps all needed a good rinsing, but I’m happy to do it if it means they’ll stick around longer ❤️

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An Unknown Maker

I do not know who made this table, but I just found a lil wood chip and recognized it as the missing leg! Today is an unknown maker day for #summerminifun with @vintagedollhouseshop (and I guess it’s also leg day over here). I’ll bet someone out there has seen these gams before; do you know… Continue reading An Unknown Maker

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Let’s See What I’ve Got in My Drawers

I didn’t choose this mug, this mug chose me. For the longest time as a child, I shared a room with my twin. But this baby got bigger and she needed more space. Mom cleared out her office and went a hunting for my new furniture. I say new furniture, but if you know anything… Continue reading Let’s See What I’ve Got in My Drawers

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Family Reunion

Day 18-Family Reunion Tweed Reed saw the family reunion prompt was coming up for #summerminifun with @vintagedollhouseshop, so he invited his cousin Hunek to come by for a visit. He forgot to mention however, that every dollhouse is closed for renovations, so her accommodations would be less than ideal. Hunek does not mind sleeping on… Continue reading Family Reunion