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  New Project Pre-printed kit (1:12) 

Rothschild Chateau Moutonclose-up

Miscellaneous miniature wine labelsclose-up

Pre-printed Kit
$3.25

Qualifies for free shipping
 

h1is025 ~ Vintage Wine Labels
Size: Proper size for 1:12 scale/1” dollhouse scale wine bottle

Description:  13 assorted wine labels from Chateauneuf-du-Pape to Sevilla California Muscatel plus 16 assorted Chateau Mouton Rothschild labels displaying their annual great artists’ work from Picasso to Chagall.
Helpful tips tutorials for the Paper Minis hobby can be found at no Spaces or Enters:
http://www.paperminis.com/tutorial-library/need-to-know-tutorials.htm

Bottles not included.

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 New Product Pre-Printed Kit

Walter Crane Dollhouse Front

Walter Crane Dollhouse Empty

Pre-printed kit
$4.98

Qualifies for free shipping

  

bc1is828 ~ Walter Crane Dollhouse/Bookcase
Size:
18mm deep, 60mm wide, 97mm tall (approximately 4" tall). Each shelf area is about 28mm or 1.18" tall.

Description: Wood core bookcase designed to hold Walter Crane fairy tales book collection. Trompe-l'œil paper covering is a conglomeration of Victorian house features and textures. It is possible to use this product as a miniature dollhouse. Some patience/experience required to assemble. Pre-printed coverings, and patterns are included. The photo tutorial is found at the on-line Paper Minis tutorial library. Go directly to the tutorial by clicking here.

Requires: 3" wide x 1/16" thick balsa wood

House cannot be made without balsa wood!

Walter Crane Dollhouse Filled

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Walter Crane book club

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  New Product Kit (1:12)
Announcing the Beatrix Potter Baby Shower Table Setting, and the characters do spin on the carousel! Click here to see all 9 collections. As you may know, start a Paper Minis subscription at any time and you will receive the kits in the order they are shown on the PaperMinis.com web-pages.
 
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Potter Baby Shower Table Setting
The new Beatrix Potter Themed
Baby Shower Table Setting

 
  New Product Pre-Printed Kit (1:12)

3d Vintage Advent Calendar

Pre-printed Kit
$3.85

Qualifies for free shipping
 

f1is017f ~ Vintage 3-d Advent Calendar
Size:
33mmhx25mmwx25mm (1" dollhouse scale/1:12)
Description:
Miniaturized recreation of 4-sided 1935 German advent calendar with updates and changes by Ann Vanture. Kit comes with 1 heavy weight outer shell, 1 optional laminated outer shell, backing-panel of window prizes, and faux panels for inside ‘courtyard’.

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 Announcing The 2016/2017
 Paper Minis Gingerbread Contest!

Each year since 2007 Paper Minis sponsors a Christmas time contest.  Click on the following link to see all eight years from the following gateway page: Gateway to Paper Minis Christmas/New Year season contests' winners and contestants.

Robyn English

Chain Valley Bay, New South Wales, Australia
2010-2011 Contest

Dawn Lenn Sutherland

Mayodan, North Carolina, U.S.
2010-2011 Contest


Sherelyn Nichol
Houston, Texas, United States

2010-2011 Contest


JacLynne Smith

Ottowa, Illinois, U.S.

2010-2011 Contest



This year the contest will include all scales, and You may build your cottage any way you like. If you want, you may use my patterns found in the next frame below.

Anything goes! Use paint, or pens, or fimo, or jewelry findings, or rhinestones, or bits of paper, or fabric, or icing, or whatever you like.

The only design restriction is you cannot use an entry that won a prize in another contest in any year, anywhere. I'm going to leave it to the viewers to keep this above board.

To participate you must:
1. Use my email address Ann-Vanture@PaperMinis.com to send your submission by Wednesday, January 4, 2017.
2. Send me at least two photos of your creation (hopefully in focus)
3. Give me your name and location (city/state/country)
4. I need to know the finished height and the scale you used!

That's just 4 things!!

You may submit more than one entry, and you must to be on the Paper Minis mailing.

Entry photos must get to me by Wednesday, January 4, 2017. That gives you the winter holidays to make your gingerbread house...but do not put it off until the last minute!! Your entry will be voted on by your peers (newsletter recipients)--please do not be self-conscious! Voters have always been very kind and supportive. In a way every entry is a winner because every single entry gets kudos from the voters.

First Prize: $75 of Paper Minis Products of your choice*
Second Prize: $50 of Paper Minis Products of your choice*
Third Prize: $25 of Paper Minis Products of your choice*

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*I will allow products from subscriptions.
 
 Gingerbread House Pattern in 3 Scales


  

Click here to open the 1:12 Gingerbread House Pattern (1" dollhouse)
Click here to open the 1:6 Gingerbread House Pattern (fashion doll/play scale)
Click here
to open the 1:3 Gingerbread House Pattern (18" girl doll)

 

  Featured Pre-Printed Kits (1:12 scale) 

dollhouse miniature: Victorian Bride's Planner

Pre-printed Kit
$3.85

Qualifies for free shipping

dollhouse miniature: Victorian Bride's Planner 3

f1is019 ~  Victorian Bride's Planner
Size:
34mmhx26mmwx4mmd

Number of Pieces: Semi-gloss tw0-pocket portfolio (lined) with 100% silk tie, 2 wedding cake panels, 2 table setting panels, 6 buffet food panels, 2 sample Queen Victoria invitations with envelopes, 1 thank you note with envelope, 1 flower chart, 1 blank Victorian wedding certificate, 5 bride dress panels, 1 dress maker card, 1 milliner's card and photo tutorial

Description: Project appeared in the June 2012 issue of American Miniaturist Magazine. What a bride at the turn-of-the-century might do to plan a wedding. Printed materials especially for bridal purposes were not as abundant as they are now, so perhaps a young woman would collect what scant pictures, photos or adverts she might see over time. Stage a miniature bedroom with a lovely wedding gown standing in the room, trousseau in a hope chest and planner pages strewn about on furniture.

dollhouse miniature: Victorian Bride's Planner 2

 

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dollhouse miniature: All Occasion Gift Wrap and Boxes

Pre-printed Kit
$3.85

Qualifies for free shipping

f1is018 ~  All Occasion Gift Wrap and Boxes
Size:
64mmx27mm (gift wrap pack)

Description: 4-roll gift wrap set plus 4 gift boxes of various sizes each with a gift card.

 
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1:12 Dollhouse Scale kits
  Featured Pre-Printed Kits (1:6 scale) 

fashion doll/play scale: Victorian Bride's Planner

Pre-Printed Kit
$5.75

Qualifies for free shipping

fashion doll/play scale: Victorian Bride's Planner closed

ffd019 ~  Victorian Bride's Planner
Size:
57mmhx45mmwx9mmd

Number of Pieces: Semi-gloss tw0-pocket portfolio (lined) with 100% silk tie (cream color), 2 wedding cake panels, 2 table setting panels, 6 buffet food panels, 2 sample Queen Victoria invitations with envelopes, 1 thank you note with envelope, 1 flower chart, 1 blank Victorian wedding certificate, 5 bride dress panels, 1 dress maker card, 1 milliner's card and photo tutorial

Description: Project in the 1:12 scale appeared in the June 2012 issue of American Miniaturist Magazine. What a bride at the turn-of-the-century might do to plan a wedding. Printed materials especially for bridal purposes were not as abundant as they are now, so perhaps a young woman would collect what scant pictures, photos or adverts she might see over time. Stage a miniature bedroom with a lovely wedding gown standing in the room, trousseau in a hope chest and planner pages strewn about on furniture.

fashion doll/play scale: Victorian Bride's Planner all pieces

 

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Other Doll and Dollhouse Scales

 

   Paper Minis Monthly Subscriptions
 
Subscribe at any time and get a project each
month beginning with the first in the series
 
 Miniature Dioramas for Acrylic Ornaments
 Pre-Printed kits (may be used as 1:12 miniatures)
miniature diorama ornament:  Contemporary Student Desk 1 miniature diorama ornament:  Contemporary Student Desk 2

pc1is074: Ornament ~ Student's Contemporary Desk Platform and Settings

Size: for 80mm acrylic ornament (NOT INCLUDED)

miniature diorama ornament: Contemporary Student Desk
 

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 Paper Minis Cubby Project  8-month Subscription for
 1:12 Dollhouse Scale Pre-printed, Easy-to-make Kits

Click here for more information and many detailed photographs.
1" scale cubby project: Finished and closed
Close-up
1" scale cubby project: Finished
Close-up
(metal, plastic and wood items are staging items)
  1" scale cubby project: shelves, furniture and painted
Close-up
 
Free CD is given as bonus for
subscription sign-up. Includes
what is shown in photo:
Tutorials
Patterns
  Wallpaper
Staging Furniture
1" scale cubby project: Lavender Garden Vanity Set
Month 2 ~ Lavender Garden Vanity Set
 
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 Classic I Book-of-the-Month Club
 Pre-Printed Kits
 (1:12 scale or 1" dollhouse scale)
 


sample pages small
Sample pages from collection

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subscription information

Dollhouse scale The Grimm's Fairy Tales
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 Month 13 ~ The Grimm's Fairy Tales, circa 1902

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close-up

Pre-Print Kit without wood
$6.35

Qualifies for free shipping

Requires: 3"wide x 1/16" balsa wood
House cannot be made without the balsa wood

bc526 ~ Classic I Collection Dollhouse/Bookcase

Size:
77mm wide x 40mm deep x 165mm tall (approximately 6.5" tall). Rooms are approximately 36mm high or 1.5" high. Fit for books found in the Classic I Collection of books

Description: This desktop dollhouse bookcase kit has a wood core engineered for strength, and covered with beautifully colored pre-printed and pre-sized paper covering. The bookcase is designed specifically for the Classic I Collection Book-of-the-Month Club, but can be used as a mini scale doll's house.

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 Classic II Book-of-the-Month Club
 Pre-Printed Kits
 (1:12 scale or 1" dollhouse scale)
 
 
collage
Sample pages from collection

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subscription information

Dollhouse scale Tale of the Pie and the Patty Pan
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Tale of Ginger and Pickles
Tale of Johnny Town-Mouse
Tale of the Pie and the Patty Pan

Month 12 through 13

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Pre-printed Kit without wood
$6.35

Qualifies for free shipping

Requires: 3" wide (preferably 4" wide) x 1/16" thick balsa wood

bc725 ~ Classic II Dollhouse Bookcase
Size:
43mm deep, 77mm wide, 152mm tall (approximately 6" tall). Each shelf area is about 36mm or almost 1.5".

Description: Wood core bookcase designed to hold The Classic II collection of miniature books. The house is a conglomeration of antique doll house features and textures. The wall coverings are from the Paper Minis portfolio of wallpaper designs. Of course the 'bookcase' can double as a miniature dollhouse. Some patience/experience required to assemble.

House cannot be made
without balsa wood

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 McLoughlin Brothers' Tales
 Pre-Printed Kits
 Book-of-the-Month Club (1:12 scale)
    
Mcloughlin collage of  pages-large
Sample pages from collection
 
Dollhouse scale miniature books: Mother Goose Gems
Close-up
Boxed 3-volume Mother Goose Gems
FREE SUBSCRIPTION COMPLETION BONUS
 
Dollhouse scale miniature book: Rip Van Winkle
Month 14 ~ Rip van Winkle

(all Paper Minis books contain readable text)

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Pre-printed kit
$4.98

Qualifies for free shipping

Requires: 3" wide x 1/16" thick balsa wood

House cannot be made without balsa wood!

bc626 ~ McLoughlin Dollhouse/Bookcase
Size:
18mm deep, 60mm wide, 97mm tall (approximately 4" tall). Each shelf area is about 28mm or 1.18" tall.

Description: Wood core bookcase designed to hold McLoughlin children's book collection. Trompe-l'œil paper covering is a conglomeration of antique doll house features and textures. It is possible to use this product as a miniature dollhouse. Some patience/experience required to assemble. Pre-printed coverings, and patterns are included.

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 Walter Crane Illustrated
 Book-of-the-Month Club (1:12)
 Pre-Printed Kits
   
collage of Walter Crane pages
Sample pages from collection
Walter Crane book set
Free Completion Bonus
 
Set Includes: Pothooks and Perseverance,
Little Queen Anne, and Slate and Pencil
 


Sleeping Beauty
Month 13 ~ Sleeping Beauty

(text is readable as with all Paper Minis Books)

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Walter Crane Dollhouse Filled

Pre-printed kit
$4.98

Qualifies for free shipping

House cannot be made without balsa wood! 

bc1is828 ~ Walter Crane Dollhouse/Bookcase
Size:
18mm deep, 60mm wide, 97mm tall (approximately 4" tall). Each shelf area is about 28mm or 1.18" tall.

Description: Wood core bookcase designed to hold Walter Crane fairy tales book collection. Trompe-l'œil paper covering is a conglomeration of Victorian house features and textures. It is possible to use this product as a miniature dollhouse. Some patience/experience required to assemble. Pre-printed coverings, and patterns are included.

Requires: 3" wide x 1/16" thick balsa wood

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Walter Crane Dollhouse Front Walter Crane Dollhouse Empty
 
  Contemporary Collections 12-Month Subscription
 Available in Many Scales!

Contemporary Breakfast Collection
Month 1 ~ Breakfast Glory Collection
Click here for small scales 1:12, 1:24, 1:48 pre-printed kits
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12 collections and a completion bonus collection...hundreds of miniatures to completely stock a contemporary house! Like all Paper Minis these are very easy-to-assemble and a definite statement on our commercial culture.

fashion doll/play scale: Living the Good Life collection
Month 2 ~ Living the Good Life
Click here for fashion doll/playscale 1:6 pre-printed kits
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Girl Doll 1:3 scale: Reading is Fun-damental Collection
Month 3 ~ Reading is Fun-damental

AVAILABLE AS PRINTIE CDs
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Man's Best Friend
COMPLETION BONUS FOR ALL SCALES
  
 Festive Holiday Table Settings Subscription (1:12)
 Pre-Printed Kits
 

Birthday Party Table Setting
Month 5 ~ Birthday Party

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 Sampler-of-the-Month Subscription (1:12)
 Pre-Printed Kits

Dollhouse 1" scale: Holly Motif Wrapping Paper & Gift Tags
Click here or description and single purchase
Month 13 ~ Holly Motif Wrapping Paper & Gift Tags

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This subscription is a nice cross-range collection of some of
my favorite single kits (pre-printed and easy-to-make). 

Dollhouse 1" scale: stamp album
close-up
Sign-up bonus pre-printed kit

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 The Vintage Toy Shop Subscription (1:12 scale)
 Pre-Printed Kits
collage of toys for shop
Sample projects from collection

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dollhouse scale: Railroad Story Book
close-up
 Sign-up bonus pre-printed kit

Dollhouse scale toy shop: Little Red Riding Hood's Cottage
Month 1 ~ Little Red Riding Hood's Cottage

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 Vintage Collections Subscription or Singles (1:12)
 Pre-Printed Kits
collage of vintage display boxes
Samples from the Vintage Collections
NOTE: The empty boxes are available on the bonus printie CD
  
1" dollhouse scale:
Victorian Gardening Collection
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for reduced cost 6+ month
subscription information.
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  Complimentary Projects

The following is this month's newsletter highlighted complimentary project. Only people on the mailing list have access to these downloadable projects available in different doll scales. Click here for information. Projects are made available so you can learn the hobby before cutting into something you purchased.
 

Thanksgiving at Grandma's House
Paper Tole Project 

Don't miss my collection of miniature circus photos


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