The Big Book of the Dolls' House

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GMC Distribution, 2005 - Crafts & Hobbies - 319 pages
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Veteran dolls' house maker, expert on all things miniature, and prolific author Jean Nisbett presents a comprehensive volume that brings all the elements of her previous work together. The result: a complete guide to the making and furnishing of all kinds of dolls' houses, large and small, from the leading writer in the field. Incorporating practical advice, expert tips, and inspiring profiles of top artisans, it covers both the standard 1/12th scale and the increasingly popular 1/24th. And there's an incredible range of styles, from fabulous palaces and elegant mansions to country cottages and Shaker homes. Breathtaking photos display imaginative decorations, period rooms and room boxes, holiday settings, outdoor scenes, and charming collections of diminutive china and other trinkets.

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This was purchased as a Christmas gift for a friend who has been creating miniatures for sometime. She was so pleased to get this and could hardly wait to sit down and go through this book page by page. Read full review

About the author (2005)

Prolific and renowned miniaturist Jean Nisbett is also the best-selling author of many of GMC's Dolls House titles including: Dolls' House Makeovers 1-86108-206-1 Modern Dolls' House, The 1-86108-321-1 Dolls' House Shops, Cafes and Restaurants 1-86108-455-2 Beginners' Guide to the Dolls' House Hobby, A 1-86108-486-2

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