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Tiny Romance: A Dollhouse Valentine's Day
Romantic Dollhouse Decor
I adore setting up miniature holiday scenes - tiny, lovingly decorated rooms waiting as though their inhabitants had just stepped out and will be back any minute. Dollhouses can reflect the joy and delight of Valentine's Day. Miniature gifts, flowers, chocolates, and many more tiny accessories set beautiful holiday scenes, from breakfast in bed to a romantic evening.
I like to decorate room, or several, of a dollhouse. Or sometimes I like to build a single scene in a freestanding roombox, shadow box, or diorama. There are links below to many clever ideas that I've found inspirational.
All the miniature decorations shown here are in the 1/12 (1 inch equals 1 foot) scale, standard for most collector dollhouses. Let your imagination run free as you construct tiny romantic scenes for your dolls (or fairies, or gnomes, as the case may be!)
Romantic Breakfast in Bed
The dolls begin their holiday with a delicious teeny Continental breakfast on a tray, rolled in with a pretty wicker tea cart. Use a white canopy bed with lacy covers and matching furniture, to further set the mood.
Tiny Pink Heart Plates
Miniature Tea Cart
Printable Dollhouse Accessories
Print out Valentine cards and accessories on stiff paper, then cut them out and assemble.
The traditional Valentine's Day gift is a bouquet of red roses. The lady of the dollhouse can have a lovely fresh bouquet, wrapped in paper and tied with a ribbon. Sophisticated dolls may prefer an elegant orchid or other exotic blooms.
Dollhouse Red Roses
Miniature Pink Orchids
Tiny Pink Lotus
Dollhouse Valentine Sweets
Chocolate is the next traditional gift for Valentine's Day. So of course we have a heart-shaped box full of tiny chocolates, but that doesn't mean we'll skip the pink cookies, or the red-sprinkled cupcakes! And it's too bad we can't eat the lovely cakes, but we can admire the delicate piping, chocolate curls, and fruit slices.
Mini Heart Cupcakes
Dollhouse Love Cakes
Miniature Heart Cookies
Miniature Heart Candy
Heart Chocolate Cake
Tiny "Be Mine" Cakes
Beautiful miniature Valentine scenes set in roomboxes and dollhouses. Use them to inspire your own creative scene!
- Valentine's Candy Roombox
Miniature scene set inside a heart-shaped candy box.
- You're Invited to a Valentine Party
Beautifully detailed instructions for making a holiday diorama from scratch.
- Little Stories: The Valentine's Box
Building a scene about writing cards from scratch.
- Can You Have Too Much Chocolate?
Very funny scene of chocolate indulgence, set inside a chocolate box!
- Love Always Scene
A bathroom scene decorated in a Valentine's theme, with many clever details.
As Valentine's Day draws to a close, the dolls play soft music on the stereo, light a few candles, and sip a glass of wine.
Mini Rose Wine and Goblets
Tiny Stereo System
Who knew that dolls had such lovely lingerie? These pieces are display-only - they won't actually fit onto a doll. So drape them daintily across the back of a vanity chair, or on top of the bedspread.
Dollhouse Corset and Garter Belt
Dollhouse White Fishnet Stockings
Dollhouse White Lace Gloves
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