There is a lot of pleasure in taking something that is past its prime and restoring it into something that will once again be treasured. Most of the houses shown here have moved on to new homes. Very little is bought; it's usually possible to create an illusion with a bit of wood, some paint and paper and a few left over bits and pieces from other crafts.
An old wrecked dolls house, (no photos of the original house), turned into an interesting home.
A wrecked dolls house, (no photos of first stage), turned into a charming Swiss Chalet.
It was a lot of fun turning an unwanted toy house into a tiny cottage and artist's studio for bears! It was so small that all the furniture had to be handmade.