Doll House Decorating is much easier than it looks.
It is a time consuming process but it is very enjoyable to see
an empty shell of a dolls house turn into an exquisite home.
You can decorate your dolls house by painting, wallpapering, carpeting,
tiling, creating stone work or cladding the walls in wood. There
are so many different ways to make your dolls house unique with
doll house decorating.
The most common and easiest ways to decorate your
dolls house is by painting, wallpapering and carpeting. These
are the methods that most people choose to begin with and then
when they have a little more experience some move on to wood cladding,
tiling and creating stone work.
Here are some examples of doll house decorating:
This is the Beeches. The outside of this house
has been painted and papered with brick and tile paper to
create a brick effect. If you look at the front of this
house you can see that the lower portion of the house is
white. This is painted with textured paint to create a rough
The brick effect on the house is created with
brick paper which is stuck in place with wallpaper paste.
The same with the tile effect on the roof this is created
with tile paper.
Creating a dolls house like this is very easy
by simply using paint and dolls house papers.
If you don't fancy papering the exterior of
your dolls house you could just paint it. You can create a
very nice looking dolls house with different colour paints.
This house is decorated with paint and looks very effective.
A few flowers around the door complete the cottage look.
If you are feeling adventurous you could try
cladding the outside of your dolls house with brick slips.
Brick-slips are slithers of brick that when stick to the outside
of a dolls house give it a very authentic brick effect. You
can make these yourself by cutting bricks using a specialized
electric saw or tile cutter by making a mold and casting with
plaster. You can also purchase these but this can be an expensive
way of doll house decorating.