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I broke the rules by Millie
I guess I broke the rules of this group by using the "for Sale" term, it was never my intention to cause a problem, I only wanted to offer some of my 66 years worth of expertise to someone who wanted it. SPAM is something I never associated with myself until now, I have given many free hours of my...
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February 19th 04 02:30 AM
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spike by systamd4
What does the spike on the front of the roof on houses mean?
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June 19th 12 02:25 AM
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buying lumber for an external chimney by patrick
If you don't have access to power tools . . . Instead of getting a large sheet that you would have to cut multiple times to come up with the correct widths, buy a few pcs. cut to the width and then you would only have to cut the lengths. The precut Midwest lumber Basswood strips range in price...
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March 1st 04 09:25 PM
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where to buy coffee stirrers? by Cathy Weeks
I want to try out using the thin wooden Coffee Stirrers as wooden flooring. Where in the world do you buy them? Cathy Weeks
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March 15th 04 10:34 PM
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Printing quilts onto material by betsyb
I sangged a bunch of quilt photos off a newsgroup and thinking of printing them onto material. I think in an old dollhouse they would look wonderful all folded in piles. Got the printer, got the pics but have no idea how. -- No trees were killed in the creation of this message. However, many...
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March 26th 04 09:04 PM
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Using trim in corners - how to make it look right with base and crown moulding? by Cathy Weeks
I'm getting ready to place an order for building components for the small "practice" dollhouse I'm building. I want to use moulding along the floor and ceiling, and vertically in the corners. But where the corner molding joins the baseboard and crown moulding, I think it will look funny. How do...
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March 2nd 04 08:05 AM
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Goodbye! by patrick
The sixties were good. But tell me, what is your favorite time to model / represent? Patrick Carol wrote in message ... "Pam" wrote in message
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February 20th 04 09:07 PM
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Paint for doll-house building? by Cathy Weeks
Hi all, What's the difference between the paint sold in dollhouse craft stores, and the stuff sold at your average hardware store? Quantity? Viscosity? I don't have a convenient dollhouse store nearby and trying to look at paint colors over the computer is giving me a headache. I'd rather go in...
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February 11th 04 12:26 AM
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Kit or Homeade? by Jennie
So I am curious, purchased kit or homeade project (with plans or without?)? I have done both. I did a cheap Greenleaf kit, then built my current project without plans (tough). I also built my daughter a 'barbie' scale house that is too tall for her. It was fun and so much easier then the little...
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March 20th 04 12:42 AM
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dollhouse plan by Patrick
Herb, I must say that in my three years of learning by reading in this newsgroup . . . you have always been there with a tip or link. The other four that chime in are to be thanked also--good people! I have learned so much and don't know if anyone ever said thank you, so here is mine. Thank you....
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November 17th 05 06:19 AM
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Painting walls by Metis-Artist
I read somewhere that instead of trying to sand the wood to get perfectly smooth finish you can apply that sticky "mac tac" shelf lining and paint that. Has anyone tried this before? Any other suggestions? I really don't want to wallpaper. Tania
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May 24th 04 07:48 PM
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I need Roofing Advice by David
I was wondering how to stain these little pices of wood. I have tried dipping, and brushing, It takes forever to do a few, and need to do 1000. Also what kind of glue do I use to put them on. Can these be purchased already stained? Thanks. David
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December 4th 03 01:04 AM
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Miniature Magazines by Si
Does anyone know somewhere I could download miniature magazines for my Mums' dollhouse? Cheers. Si
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May 28th 04 02:35 AM
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For Sale: doll house. - dollh003.jpg (0/1) by thebest
Large 3 story victorian doll house furnished with minatures $950/obo. Small cottage doll house with minatures. $350/obo. Phone(408) 281-8049 or email:
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March 2nd 04 05:37 AM
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hi y'all! by Satu:O\)
hi everyone, tho I've been working with puters & the web for many many years, I've never used these news groups..... Just wanted to ask whether there's any "roomboxers" around here? Satu:O) from Finland --
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January 5th 05 08:31 PM
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Marble Tile Revisited by Chuck
I haven't seen anything of Vicky since her initial thread on marble tile, so I'm wondering if she is still reading this group. If you are, I have a couple of questions: What are your construction skills/capabilities, as far as refining raw materials for use in your dollhouse? and What sort of...
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November 27th 04 11:51 PM
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Adding to the electrical after the fact? by Cathy Weeks
Ok, I just got the electrical starter kit (now if only the rest of the supplies would arrive, then I can get started!). I know I have to plan for all outlets and light fixtures now, and that's no problem. But, the kit doesn't come with the larger brads for the outlets, nor does it come with...
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March 4th 04 03:08 AM
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Conservatory by Fran English
I am building a conservatory onto the side of my dollhouse. What would be the best way to 'fasten' it. I am making a base for the house and conservatory. Any thoughts ? Regards Fran
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January 27th 04 07:44 PM
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Hanging miniature wallpaper by Pat
Hi, One of the most frustrating tasks for me is wallpapering assembled dollhouses. The space is too small, my hands are too big, and I just can't see. I have documented a better way for me on my website. I am sure it is not original but it is a step by step...
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November 15th 03 05:46 AM
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Wallpapering directly to walls or to posterboard first? by Cathy Weeks
I had an idea about wallpapering - it's going to be difficult working in such enclosed spaces, (though the gable is done already - I did that portion prior to assembly - I KNEW I'd never be able to get inside there) and I was wondering how I was going to hide some of my (ahem) messy electrical tape...
March 24th 04 03:54 PM
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