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A big mini hello to everyone

Mama Mia Minis

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Hi everyone! 

I've come across these forums a number of times looking for information or inspiration on Google. I finally got up the nerve to join and say hello.

I've been building miniatures for a little over a year. It started when my youngest daughter asked for a dollhouse. I never had one as a child but always wanted one so my search began. At the time, I really couldn't afford anything and I hadn't realized how expensive new kits could run. She was only 5 and I also knew, she'd be like a bull in a china shop.

I used a storage shelf that we already had and started converting the cubbies into rooms. I did six rooms in all with upcycled materials and supplies that I already had. From then on, I was hooked. I now build furniture and accessories as a side job and just finished my first dollhouse kit build.

I'm looking forward to learning from you all, getting to know you and sharing projects. 

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Welcome Erica :wave:

When the mini-bug catches you, it is really hard to shake off.....It becomes a chronic condition! What house did you build?

When I was a kid I used the bottom of a bookshelf for my Barbie house. It was perfect in my eyes. I'm sure your daughter feels the same.

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On 9/17/2020 at 10:51 AM, Mama Mia Minis said:

My first build was the Sweetheart by Dura-Craft. I modified it a little. I've ordered the Newberg for my next :)

Oh, someone posted about your Sweetheart last week! https://forum.greenleafdollhouses.com/topic/44434-sweetheart-dollhouse-how-to-customize-it/

You did a great job. I wouldn't have guessed it was your first build.


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