A Beginners' Guide to the Dolls' House Hobby: Revised and Expanded Edition
Jean Nisbett’s classic volume gets a welcome update and expansion—making it a practical, accessible introduction to all the basics, with lavish images and easy-to-follow hints that help beginners save time and avoid costly mistakes. Nisbett explains how to choose and build a house from a kit; handle a period building; furnish the interior; create charming shops; and plan a...more
Paperback, 160 pages
Published March 1st 2006 by GMC Publications
(first published August 1997)
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This is a very thorough guide to the dollhouse hobby. It has helped me emensly in creating authentic themed rooms for my new dollhouse. At first, furnishing my dollhouse seemed to be a daunting task, but this well illustrated guide put my fears at ease and held my hand throughout the process.
Sep 02, 2014 Joanna rated it 5 of 5 stars · review of another edition
Out of the 20+ books I borrowed from the library on dollhouse and dollhouse making, this was the one I was really looking for. Exactly "A Beginners' Guide to the Dolls' House Hobby." Useful tips, lots of color pictures, thoughtfully and articulately laid out.
A Beginners' Guide to the Dolls' House Hobby: Revised and Expanded Edition by Jean Nisbett (GMC Publications 2006)(745.5023). This volume contains plenty of useful info about this esoteric pastime. My rating: 8/10, finished 2009.