Most of the stripwood used for miniature furniture and building projects is basswood or Tilia (lime) wood, both used for their fine grain and strength .
Step 1 – Create Your Dollhouse Shape. To create the top of your house, cut off opposing flaps from the top of your box. Step 2 – Paint and add Wallpaper. Step 3 – Add Windows and Doors. Step 4 – Flooring. Step 5 – Add Siding and Window Frames. Step 6 – Add Upper Floors and Wall Partition. Step 7 – Create and Attach Roof.
With the exception of Lundby, 1:18 scale furniture for children’s dollhouses has most often been made of plastic. Contemporary kit and fully built houses are typically made of plywood or medium-density fiberboard (MDF).
Make Your Own Cardboard Chair Supplies Needed. To make a cardboard chair , you will need: Find a sturdy square cardboard box. Overturn the cardboard box so that the bottom base is now on the top. Spread glue onto the base of the box. Use the last square cut-out to make the back of the chair . Paint the chair with acrylic or tempera paints, if desired.