2018 The Year in Miniatures...

Here is a recap of some of the biggest stories and trends that hit the miniatures world in 2018. Miniatures in the Mainstream Fans of "Fixer Upper" were blown away by this "mom-made" dollhouse refurb inspired by the HGTV hit series starring Chip and Joanna Gaines. A version of this dollhouse made it into production just in time for Christmas available at Target! New Books Featuring Miniatures A collection of artisan miniatures are featured in Think Small by Eva Katz and The Book of Mini (available for pre-order) by Kate Unver (of Daily Mini fame!) made it to the market in 2018. Frank Kunert launched his own book featuring a series of his photographs of his miniatures. The Creepy Dollhouse T

Christmas at Nybelwyck Hall

We were thrilled to head back again this year to The Hudson River Museum in Yonkers, New York to decorate Nybelwyck Hall, the extraordinary mini manse on permanent view. (Photo Above: Tiny door and Christmas Wreath by D. Thomas Miniatures) The 1/12th scale mini mansion by miniaturist Mark O'Banks took over 10 years to create and features 26 rooms in the Victorian style using a combination of artisan and hand crafted pieces. (Photo Above: The Rivertowns Enterprise) Three architectural styles were used to create the exterior of this 9' long structure including Federal, Georgian and Dutch Colonial designs. We were excited to have help from a number of miniaturist who contributed customized pie

This Week in Miniatures

Welcome to the latest WEEkly Round Up of news and reports from the MiniWorld! (Photo: MiniCookie assortment by Silke Fichtner) Stage Set Theatrical Miniatures An assortment of theatrical scale set models are on view at the National Theatre in London and explore the use of #miniatures which help in the design process. Exhibition runs until March 23, 2019 and will include talks and a model-making workshop! Holiday Decorations at Nybelwyck Hall We were thrilled to help decorate Nybelwyck Hall, the fantastical and extraordinary 26 room mini mansion on permanent view at The Hudson River Museum in Yonkers, NY. Stand by for more photos and the artists who participated in this effort! (Photo: The Ri

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