This is our first post on the official Dotted Daisy Designs dollhouse blog. of course we have no followers/subscribers so it's kinda funny - i have no idea if it will ever be read :P but you gotta start somewhere right? so here i am. i did the blog design myself which i love to do. right now i am working on my first dollhouse EVER and i am LOVING it! it will be for my daughter Hollyn (we call her Pezza). It is an Allison Jr by Real Good Toys and I have been extremely pleased with it but of course i have nothing to compare it to either!
Next I will begin a project for charity which is what this blog is really for!
But on to the current house. the shell has been completed other than the very top. It was time to work on the porch and my first trim portion. This was exciting because i go to see how my other colors would all look together. the house itself is pale purple. the trim colors are dark purple, pale yellow and medium green.
i hope to get the rooftop on this weekend and begin all of the outside trim pieces and windows - at least the painting of it all! it's a bit intimidating but the whole thing has been easier than i expected every step of the way so i hope this part will be too!
Our goal is to satisfy our desire for creating miniature rooms & dollhouses while helping out charity causes around the world. This is a win-win situation. We can donate more this way than by our own individual donations AND you can get a gorgeous miniature room or dollhouse for far less than you would normally pay. We also hope to raise more as a group than each individual item could be sold for. Miniature rooms will be $25 donation per entry and dollhouses will be $50 donation per entry (possibly more depending on the dollhouse). This blog will serve as our progress/update site as well as our auction site.