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New Year ....New Kitchen

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  Today my new kitchen arrived. Many of you are familiar with the old three or four part kitchen but what about the new FIVE part kitchen? I noticed someone had posted pictures in another diorama group on Facebook. It had been purchased on Amazon. Being in England I was a little shocked to find it available on Amazon UK!!! The new unit looked interesting so naturally I had to get one. These kitchens are pretty basic in the making. The accessories are in the most part different from the older sets. While there are things I like about this set there are things I think they could have done better that would not have cost them more money. A light up fridge instead of the cooker or microwave. They could have cut out the strange screeching noise when you push the button for the light up effect. Instead of two sets of condiments, ladles and flipper they could have paired up the glasses? The glasses are good shapes but only one of each (and brown)???? There are a few other issues and I will b

Campsite Diorama

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Loft Room dioramas

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CHRISTMAS

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  Christmas Trees Christmas trees that will work for our dolls are as numerous as they are for humans. My glamorous assistants for this project are Jonnie and Briere.  Snow Covered Trees     The tiny trees are dollhouse trees middle sized are cake toppers and the larger trees are just shelf decorations.    Silver Trees The little trees are for dinner party name places.  Fun Trees These ones are already decorated. Light up Trees Great fun and good for mini dioramas. More Trees   The green trees are candles. Trees For Dressing A Tree for All Occasions ………………………….. What To Use And Where To Find Decorations Tree Toppers And Dangly Things Finding a topper can be the hardest bit, think outside of the box and look for suitable ornaments. Mostly it’s stars and angels, Jonnie has found an Angel topper that was a gift a couple of years ago from an American friend on her head is a parcel bow. Icicles and stars can be fun but whatever you use remember they need to be lightweight as Briere demonstr