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Wooden Dollhouse Kits

Updated on January 23, 2016

Real Good Toys Dollhouse Kits

Real Good Toys have been making wooden dollhouses since 1973 and they are renown for their quality and craftsmanship. The Real Good Toys dollhouses are among the most expensive available on the market but I can assure you that they are worth it These dollhouses are perfectly crafted miniatures of real house styles, with extreme attention to detail and finishing. They are definitely not meant as toys for very young children, as they can sometimes be rough or clumsy, while these dollhouses are really collector's items, heirloom pieces that you would want to pass down from one generation to the next.

With the Real Good Toys dollhouse kits you will never experience the frustration of trying to fit together warped or badly crafted wooden pieces, broken pieces that cannot be replaced, poor quality fittings and trimmings, but only the sheer delight of building a true miniature masterpiece.

Unless you have two left thumbs, I would definitely recommend buying the unfinished dollhouse kits over the pre-assembled dollhouses. Not only will you save a considerable amount of money, but you also be able to enjoy a really creative, fulfilling and fun activity of easily assembling and finishing these lovely miniature houses with your family.

If you are thinking of buying a dollhouse for an older child, over 5-6 years of age (or maybe for yourself?), you should definitely consider one of the options featured here.

Featured here:Grand Bostonian Unfinished Dollhouse Kit, from Amazon

Glenwood Dollhouse kit - So detailled it could be real

A magnificent ready-to-assemble wooden Victorian-style model. You can choose between two durable construction options, 0.375-inch plywood or MDF.

The miniature dollhouse is a 3-story model and features 12 rooms with movable dividers allowing you to create smaller or bigger spaces and a charming gazebo porch. The kit includes pre-assembled doors, windows and roof shingles, as well as everything you need to finish the house as it looks in the picture and detailled step by step instructions for easy assembly.

Dimensions: 40W x 28D x 32H inches

Real Good Toys Northview Dollhouse Kit - 1 Inch Scale
Real Good Toys Northview Dollhouse Kit - 1 Inch Scale

One of the largest victorian dollhouse models


Northview Dollhouse Kit

Exquisite Victorian style miniature house featuring 3 stories and 15 rooms with movable dividers, so that you can make them larger or smaller as you wish.

It includes a lovely 8-inch gingerbread porch, as well as a large decorative gazebo wraparound porch and a colonial addition. Available in either plywood or MDF, the kit includes pre-assembled doors and windows and gingerbread trimmings and shingles.

Impressively large, 51W x 27D x 43H inches.

Twelve Oaks Dollhouse Kit - Exquisite Georgian replica

Strikingly beautiful Southern style Georgian miniature house. It features a 3-story design with 14 rooms and movable dividers and a remarkable staircase. The kit includes pre-assembled doors, windows, roof shigles, as well as a bundle of wooden brick for the foundation of the dollhouse. Available in the usual two construction options of 0.375 inch plywood or MDF.

Dimensions: 60WX23DX32H

All the Real Good Toys Dollhouse kits are unfinished and unpainted. Depending on the model and the size of the dollhouse, you are going to need approximately 20-40 hours in order to finish it. Necessary tools and supplies include a hammer, fine toothed saw, utility knife, glue, masking tape, sandpaper, paint, brushes, ruler, and brads.

All the Real Good Toys Dollhouse kits allow you to choose between two construction options: Either plywood or MDF, both 0.375 inch thick. I would recommend you choose MDF as it is sturdier, smoother, does not splinter and does not need sanding, as plywood might.

All the pieces are precision cut and include grooved inner walls for a perfect fit. Gingerbread and Trim Strips are supplied in easy to cut lengths.

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Any one of these magnificent miniature houses would be a dream come true for a veeery lucky little girl, as well as her mother!! In fact, mums tend to become even more addicted to these fine collectible dollhouses, thus taking a lot of the worry out of the possibility that your little girl might eventually outgrow this precious gift!

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Dollhouse kits on ebay - Find great deals on ebay

Some dollhouse kits can be really expensive as they are considered collectibles. You can sometimes find very good deals on ebay however

© 2012 Aquamarine18

Don't you wish you had one of those dollhouses? I sure do!

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      SusanneB 4 years ago

      yes I do I love dollhouses

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      anonymous 5 years ago

      Loved my doll house as a kid. These look great.