13 How to Make a DIY Dollhouse [Tutorials]


Encourage your child’s imagination with play pretend using these diy dollhouse ideas. You don’t have to spend a lot of money to make your own. There are some pretty clever tutorials available to make a dollhouse from cardboard boxes to making over an old bookcase. {{smiling}}

DIY Dollhouse

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A Beautiful Mess

DIY Dollhouse

1. How to Build a Dollhouse ~ What little girl wouldn’t love to wake up to this amazing doll house on Christmas morning! “Santa” worked extra hard on this modern doll house. With this great tutorial by A Beautiful Mess that little Santa can be you!


2. DIY Dollhouse With Free Printable Furniture ~ Step by step instructions to build a dollhouse bookshelf for your little girl. Remodelaholic even includes free printable furniture to add the final touches. Print the furniture on magnetic paper so that you can easily reposition the furniture. It’s such a brilliant idea!

Five Marigolds

3. Vintage Dollhouse Makeover ~ Check out this amazing dollhouse transformation by Five Marigolds. This is a dream gift for any little girl. So many fun details. Too cute!

The DIY Village

Dollhouse Bookcase

4. DIY Bookcase Dollhouse [Ikea Hack] ~ Using an Ikea Billy Bookcase, The DIY Village transformed it with paint and scrapbook paper for wallpaper to make an adorable dollhouse. Add a roof and chimney with vinyl.

Simple As That

5. DIY Dollhouse Bookshelf ~ Turn an ordinary bookshelf into a Dollhouse for the little girl in your life. Use for a dollhouse or even a bookshelf for an older child. Great for a surprise birthday or Christmas gift! Tutorial by Simple As That.

Refresh Restyle

Dollhouse Ideas

6. Wooden Crate Dollhouse ~ Refresh Restyle used 3 crates from Michael’s to construct her miniature doll house. Depending on the size of the house you want you can add and stack more crates.

Hart + Sew

7.  Dollhouse Suitcase ~ This little suitcase by Hart + Sew doubles as storage for the doll and her clothes, as well as the dollhouse. The back panel can be interchanged for “different rooms”. A great birthday gift.

Second Chances by Susan

8. Collapsible Dollhouse ~ Believe it or not, this little dollhouse by Second Chances by Susan collapses into a flat book. This make it a great toy for travel, or for those who are tight on storage space. She also has great ideas for making furniture and accessories, like turning an air freshener into a lamp – so cute!

Mod Podge Rocks

Cardboard Box

9. DIY Dollhouse from Cardboard Box ~ Make an adorable portable doll house with furniture by Mod Podge Rocks! It can be made in less than a half hour using a cardboard box or shoe box, printed paper, paint, scissors and glue.

10. A full step by step video tutorial to make a cardboard dollhouse with led lights.



11. Paper Clip Hangers ~ Agusyornet shows you how to bend paper clips to make mini hangers. You can make a clothes rack to hang them on with wooden skewers.

Domer Home

12. DIY Dollhouse Groceries ~ How darling are these little dollhouse groceries?! Domer Home lists the free printables to make all of them. {score}

Landsdowne Life

13. DIY Dollhouse Furniture ~ Landsdowne Life says, “I furnished the entire dollhouse with things I found around my own house. Junk, recyclables, scraps and other random pieces.”

13 How to Make a DIY Dollhouse [Tutorials]

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