Karen’s No.77 Restoration

This Triang No.77 belongs to Karen Lyons, a lot of hard work has gone into the restoration of this house.  She kindly sent me pictures of her progress. This picture shows the house with the back removed, your can see how bad the roof is. Many of the Triang house’s have roofs that are made…

Triang Shop No.1

This lovely Triang No.1 shop has just been sold on Ebay [2 October 2017]. I did bid, but unfortunately I was very unlucky and did not win. This Shop was produced during the years 1932 and 1935, it measures 19.5″ x 18″ x 11″. I like the blind effect above the shop, and the shutters…

A Visit to Milestones Living History Museum

Recently I paid a visit to the Milestones Museum of Living History in Basingstoke. It recreates streets representing those found in Victorian and 1930’s Hampshire.  You can take a trip back in time walking through streets with shops, factories, houses, vintage vehicles, and even a Gales Brewery Pub where you can stop for a pint….

An Amazing Dolls House Auction

Image from The Saleroom Even if you don’t go to an Auction or bid on line, you really must take a look at this lovely collection of Vintage Dolls Houses and Furniture. The Auction takes place on 1st December 2016, at Special Auction Services in Newbury, Berkshire.  There are some great examples of houses you…

Pintrest – Collect and Share

Have you ever wished you could remember where you saw a picture, an idea or inspiration on the Web. Well I have been using a photo sharing website called Pintrest for the past month. The idea is that you create pin boards on subjects you are interested in, and pin pictures from the Web on…