Save Dolls House Past and Present

SAVE DOLLS HOUSE PAST AND PRESENT Please help to save this wonderful resource for all Dolls House collectors and restorers, ‘Dolls House Past and Present’.    Visitors to Shed on the Pond are often referred to this site, with its wonderful picture reference, and very helpful Forum.  It would be devastating to loose it ……. …………..’Dolls…

Triang Wooden Bedroom Furniture

This is part of the Triang Wooden WDB/1 Double Bedroom Set [5 pieces], consisting of a double bed with a headboard and side cabinets. A three door wardrobe, chest of drawers and dressing table with a stool. It was produced for one year only, in 1963. I have 3 pieces of the set, although not…

A Hidden Treasure

I recently purchased  three pieces of Triang Jenny’s Home Turquoise Bedroom, a wardrobe, dressing table, bed and stool.  I mainly wanted the dressing table, as I don’t have one [still looking for the chest of drawers]. The mirror on the wardrobe shows signs of age. This is one of the first  blue wardrobes in the…

Lines and Tri-ang Toy and Dolls’ House sale

There is an Auction taking place later this month [March 20th and 21st] that is probably the largest collection of Lines and Triang toys on offer at auction, with Day 1 containing 395 lots with many Lines, Tri-ang, tinplate toys, vehicles, clockwork toys boats planes and trains many complete with boxes. Day 2 has 369…

Triang Baby’s Bath and Stand

Another lovely gift I received for Christmas.  A Triang Baby’s Bath and Stand. This Baby’s Bath and Stand has to be the smallest piece of Triang Furniture I have ever seen, it is a wonder that any of these have survived. The stand on this one is blue, but I have also seen them in…

Vintage Doll House Catalogues

I have put some Vintage Dolls House Catalogues onto my website. The Triang ones especially have some very interesting descriptions about the furniture, and the role of a woman in the home. Triang Spot-On Catalogue 1960 Both of the Triang Catalogue have line drawings, so it is quite difficult to identify the smaller items. There…