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My Doll House #385865 Jan 16th, 2015 at 06:41 AM
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My Doll House

old I recently won this doll house in a raffle but its not really something that is "me" so I am hoping to sell it. (not on here, because it has to be picked up or delivered...) This fully furnished doll house is 45" wide, 48" tall and 24" deep.
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Re: My Doll House [Re: Bill] #385869 Jan 16th, 2015 at 11:37 AM
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Absolutely lovely, Bill.


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Yes, it is a very nice doll house. Any little girl would be happy to have it.


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Re: My Doll House [Re: Bill] #385875 Jan 16th, 2015 at 10:19 PM
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Some little girl will be thrilled to receive it. You need to talk your son into giving you a granddaughter grin


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Re: My Doll House [Re: Sunflowers] #385877 Jan 16th, 2015 at 11:29 PM
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Originally Posted by Sunflowers
You need to talk your son into giving you a granddaughter grin

uhuhh no.... uhuhh

Re: My Doll House [Re: Bill] #385880 Jan 17th, 2015 at 03:28 AM
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Miniature collectors are not just children or even women. There are many men as well. I think you can find a buyer for this.


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Re: My Doll House [Re: Bill] #385882 Jan 17th, 2015 at 04:24 AM
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I have it posted on several facebook groups. idea

LOTS of people 'liked' it. applaud

Several people want it. notme

One lady offered $200. uhuhh

Three people said it was way under priced. (with examples of other houses for sale) docs

One lady got irate and said I shouldn't have bought the raffle tickets if I didn't want the doll house, and I certainly have no right to sell it. I should have just told the church to pick another ticket!!!! (she is pissed off cuz she didn't win it for her daughter, who REALLY wanted it!!!) cry

What fun!!! haha

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Re: My Doll House [Re: Bill] #385886 Jan 17th, 2015 at 08:42 AM
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kilroy Some of the furniture that you can't really see are an old ice box, cast iron stove, pots and pans and a puppy licking up a bucket of spilled milk in the kitchen.
The sewing room has an old singer sewing machine, sewing baskets, dress dummy and a magazine rack.
Elsewhere, there is a pool table, bikes, trikes, lamps throughout, globes, wreaths, desks, dressers, a grandfather clock,m, a claw foot bathtub and basin in the bathroom... The windows all open and close.
Its a shame that there aren't electric lights though. egad

Re: My Doll House [Re: Bill] #385888 Jan 17th, 2015 at 10:04 AM
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My Husband's Retired Uncle used to put Doll House kits together for something to do in the winter.

I guess you could do that Bill, and make one with lights--(there are kits for such things)


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Re: My Doll House [Re: Bill] #385893 Jan 17th, 2015 at 10:52 AM
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old Too much arthritis and not enough patience for such things these days

Re: My Doll House [Re: Bill] #385894 Jan 17th, 2015 at 11:22 AM
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sorry to hear that, Bill.


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Re: My Doll House [Re: JunieGirl] #385895 Jan 17th, 2015 at 12:14 PM
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I put one together for my grandkids.. 8 years ago.. Its still working an the 4 year old is loving it . I keep it here so they have a toy here when they come by.

Its not as fancy as bills tho..

Yep Bill we all know the arthritis story too well.



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WE have 2 Doll houses and furniture in the basement.
One was given to my oldest DD by an Uncle & Aunt. He was a minister & he either won it or a member gave it to him (I don't remember which) and he gave it to Valarie.

Then, of course, when my youngest got older, we had to buy her one....sadly it was not as big or grand as the first one.

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Re: My Doll House [Re: Bill] #385906 Jan 18th, 2015 at 07:26 AM
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That's a pretty cool prize Bill; at some point I need to figure to get something like that for my little munchkin, but I think I'm safe for a couple of more years (she's only 17 months, lol).


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That IS a beautiful doll house. Lots and lots of little pieces.

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Aww, it reminds me of the beautiful one that the farmer in Babe created for his grand-daughter, but she was horrible and hated it because she was nasty and spoiled. Lol, my heart always broke for him at that point, because he spent SOOO much time making it amazing.

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Did the house sell?


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