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…

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…

Triang Nursery

This is my first piece of Triang Nursery Furniture. A lovely little playpen, you could say it comes in kit form as it has to be put it together. I did manage to put it back into the box, with room to spare. Many of the boxes are a very tight fit, a wonder they…

A Barton and Co. Furniture

A Barton & Co. began making dolls house furniture just after the Second World War in 1945, providing employment for demobbed British soldiers. They began making dolls house furniture under the ‘Model Home’ logo, mass producing dolls house furniture. Barton used the name “Caroline’s Home” as a trade mark from about 1976.  They produced sets…