Victorian Doll Furniture to Make

Here are a directions for making Victorian doll furniture – just for those little girls in your life. Little girls haven’t changed their love of dolls and doll furniture since the Victorian age. You will find that almost anyone can make a doll sofa and doll bed – sure to make any little girl very happy.

A Doll’s Sofa


Victorian Doll Sofa
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A little rough carpentering-work will produce a doll’s sofa, beautiful to a child. The one here shown is 14x6 inches, and 9 inches high. The seat is 3¾ inches from the floor. These proportions are quite satisfactory. The seat is a trifle padded with wadding, and the upholstering is done in pink-and-white cretonne. A valance covers the space in front from the seat to the floor.

A Doll’s Bed


Victorian Doll Bed
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This doll’s bed is 14 x 8½ inches, and 13½ inches high. The bed part is 4 inches from the floor. The construction may be rough, for the boards are all covered with pink-and-white silkonlene. The valance and draperies are neatly hemmed, and the curtains are tied back with white ribbons. The pillow is lace-trimmed, and the counterpane is of pique. The little comfortable at the foot of the bed is of pink silk.

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