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Wednesday, November 21, 2012

A Friendly Contest


While reading one of my favorite blogs I saw that there is a Undersized Urbanite Dollhouse Contest over at Little Victorian. I have seen many contest in the past, but have never participated as I didn't feel I could compete with  some of the great miniaturist out there.

This contest is different - I can build or rehab what I have without purchasing another kit. I had already planned on rehabbing my half scale Chantilly - I figured why not play along? If anything - this is just giving me a deadline to actually finish a house that I wanted to work on anyway. Something I have never done before.

This is my Chantilly before I started the rehab. She has been hiding in the closet for over a year. Something just wasn't right about this house. The exterior is adorable, but the inside...

The third floor attic space really bothered me. I am not very organized on planning things out - I tend to just take things apart and see what happens. All I knew was that third floor had to go and start an entire remodel.

The floor has been removed and the roof dry fitted to see what I have to work with.
I think this is much better.

Don't forget to sign up for my Giveaway on December 10th!

7 comments:

  1. seguro que esa remodelacion quedara fantastica , estoy desenado ver los progresos

    besitos

    Mari

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  2. Good luck in the contest! I can't wait to see what you come up with. Please keep up with the progress.

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  3. Hi Audra, I am very new to dabbling with minis and while I drool at blogs like Otterine.com I know I am not in that league, but I too am participating, for motivation and networking and inspiration from those in that upper echelon. Looking forward to learning from everyone!

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  4. Good luck in the contest!
    Bye Faby

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  5. I'm glad to see that someone else I "know" from the blogging(/Greenleaf) community will be participating! I am planning to jump in once I get my crazy move over with. ;)

    Rebecca

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  6. Hello, Audra!
    Good luck in the contest!!! I want see the progress!
    Have a great weekend!
    Mini hugs,
    Mariana.

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