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Limited Edition Colonial #MM-950

test the parts  
950 Front  
This is possibly the most important step in building any dollhouse. The builder is reading the instructions and trying the pieces. This step is valuable for becoming familiar with the parts, getting the parts grouped for assembly and painting, and finalizing a plan for paint and exterior details. Skipping this step is a mistake for beginners and experienced builders alike
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The Build
Supplemental Demos
Getting Started
Setting up a workspace
  Measuring tutorial
Identify and organize parts: 1065 example applies to all:
Parts Preparation
  Dollhouse Painting
    Flooring and floor finishing all
    Dye or Stain Shingles, all
the Housebody
Build the Housebody
  Draw Shingle Guidelines: another example (1065) applies to all
the Foundation
Build and attach the Roofs
the Dormer
Dormer Walls and Shingle Guidelines
Dormer Shingles
Attach the Dormer
  Shingle the Roof: 1065 example (ignore the "valley shingles")
Interior Finishing Considerations
  Dollhouse Wiring
the Windows and Door
the Front Door
  JM907 example: wallpaper, baseboard, crown molding, landing rails
The Windows
Interior   Paint and Wallpaper
    Dividers (3300 example...the first 6 shots work for this house too)