Decorate Your Dollhouse Laundry Room

Dollhouse laundry room

Every laundry room needs a storage space for all those cleaning supplies.  To help with the storage in this room, I made a utility shelf.   Supplies included a precut piece of craft wood found at Michael’s craft store (this piece was 0.25in x 3in x 9.5in – it came in a package of two), [...]

Decorate Your Dollhouse Sewing Room!

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Of course this dollhouse had to have a room of creativity!!  The sewing room was created!  We set up different areas in the room so my daughters could both play together in the same room…at the same time.   One of the crafts for this room was a Sketch Line Holder.  Supplies needed are:  wood [...]

Adelle’s Doll House

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I love it when our readers share photos of their doll spaces and how ideas from Doll Diaries have inspired them. Here are some photos from Nonna and Adelle. *** Your web site gives us a great inspiration. My daughter and I decided to share our dollhouse photos with you. My daughter got Grace, Kidz [...]

Decorate Your Dollhouse Patio

Dollhouse Patio

To decorate the dollhouse patio my daughters and I decided that there should be a fire pit.  Fire pits always seem to make an outdoor space cozy and inviting. I found an inspiration real fire pit picture to get my creative ideas going.  I came up with a very simple idea and my daughters were [...]

Decorate Your Dollhouse Bathroom

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My daughters couldn’t wait for the crafting to get done with this room in their dollhouse.  They were so excited with the results.  What dollhouse would be complete without a space for your dolls to pamper themselves?! A set of shelves was made by painting and gluing together mini wood crates found a Michael’s craft [...]

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My Girls Dollhouse for American Girl dolls

Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links.  If you are looking for a ready to assemble, awesome play and display space for your dolls, the My Girl’s Dollhouse is perfect. Yes, it is BIG. Yes, it is HEAVY. Yes, it is on the expensive side (except when you factor in time, materials, and compare it to [...]

Decorate Your Dollhouse Nursery

Dollhouse Nursery

My daughters love using Target’s mini Circo babies in their doll play.  These dolls make great baby siblings to their 18 inch dolls.  When the dollhouse was designed my daughters wanted one room dedicated to these babies.    These babies could be Addy’s baby sister Esther, baby Polly for Felicity, or baby Phillip for Marie-Grace and [...]

The Queen’s Treasures Bedroom Doll Trunk

The Queen's Treasures Bedroom Trunk

If you are looking for a single piece of doll furniture that can act as storage, is portable and has loads of play value this holiday season, take a look at The Queen’s Treasures Pink Bedroom Trunk – its awesome.  The Queen’s Treasures did send us this piece to review and it has become one [...]

Dollhouse Decorating: The Office!

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When my daughters’ and I designed their dollhouse, we wanted one room designated for the love of music, art, reading, writing, dance, and sports.  We came to the conclusion that this would be the dollhouse office…the spot for doll creativity!! Dollhouses are also a great way to not only display your doll’s things, but it [...]

Decorate Your Dollhouse Bedroom

Dollhouse Bedroom

I think my daughters and I enjoyed decorating their dollhouse bedroom the most since these rooms were decorated very similar to their own real bedrooms. Wall art was added above each bed by using wood die-cut frames found at Michael’s craft store.  These wood frames come in a variety of shapes and sizes.  One of [...]

Living Room Decorating Update

Dollhouse Living Room

I found some great wall art to add to your dollhouse!!  I was walking through Michael’s craft store this past weekend and found these adorable ornaments!  These are wood and very inexpensive.  All were on sale and I paid around $1 for each.  When I found these ornaments I immediately knew of my inspiration:  all [...]

Decorate Your Dollhouse Living Room

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 As in most living rooms, you display pictures of your family and friends.  When I found this wood cluster of frames at my local Michael’s Craft Store I knew I wanted to make it into a cool 3-D piece of art for the dollhouse. I started by lightly sanding the edges.  I then spray painted [...]

Decorate Your Dollhouse Dining Room

Dollhouse Dining Room

It’s that time of the year when family and friends come together for good food and fun.  So the next room to get decorated was the dining room!  To complete this room I made a super cute shabby chic set of shelves from wood crates.  I also accessorized with other creative finds.  Here’s how I [...]

Kitchen Decorating: Clock & Message Center

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  The heart of the home is definitely the kitchen!  This is one place where everyone comes together.  So with a little creativity here is how my daughters’ and I decorated their dollhouse kitchen…   A kitchen wouldn’t be complete without some type of messaging center!  The dolls needed a place to keep track of [...]

Dollhouse Entryway: Wreath and Mat

Doll Wreath & Mat

Please join me in a series of posts that I will be doing on “Decorating Your Dollhouse!”  As my first post in this series I will be decorating the entryway with a colorful collegiate wreath and doormat. Wreath Supplies: Styrofoam Ring Felt Scissors Glue gun Wreath Flowers: Needle and thread Decorative Buttons   I purchased [...]

My Girls Dollhouse for 18″ Dolls Review

My Girls Dollhouse Review - doll house for 18" dolls like American Girl

(Disclosure – we were sent this product to review but all opinions are our own.  This post also contains affiliate links.) Back in February when we went to Toy Fair, I got a chance to check out the new My Girl’s Dollhouse kit up close and personal. All I can say is WOW!! It was [...]

Locker Decorations that Double as Doll House Decor

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(This is a sponsored post.  I have received compensation as well as the product to review.  All opinions are still 100% my own.) We were recently invited to take part in a fun campaign featuring back to school locker decorations from LLZ by LockerLookz (available at Michael’s, AC Moore, Staples and Meijer ), but when the [...]

Toy Fair Report – My Girl’s Doll House

My Girl's Doll House for 18" dolls by Wicked Cool Toys

Doll houses for 18″ dolls is a very popular search on Doll Diaries – many, many crafty parents have made some amazing doll houses for 18″ dolls – but some parents would rather the convenience of a ready to assemble kit. Up until the past year or so, there have not been any options like [...]

Dolly Decor 101 – A Dolly Sitting Room

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Karen here, today I wanted to share some Dolly Decor Tips for those of you who want to see how you can combine items you have made with items you have purchased for your dolls. The above photo shows Ruthie and Chocolate Chip enjoying a dolly sitting room or living room set up on one [...]

Our Generation Doll House Review and Mini Story

Our Generation 18" Doll House from Target

The Big News Earlier this week Char shared a picture of Lucy and Kit looking at the computer.  Well, here is what happened in Diana’s World….. Lucy and Kit were looking at a link that Dabbie sent them and could not wait to be part of Dabbie’s Big News. Meredith ran into Saige at the park [...]