Adding a Barbie Doll Bed Mattress – Permanent

Barbie Doll Bed mattress

So last time, we looked at a Removable mattress for Barbie’s wooden bed. Let’s take a look at my new favorite – a barbie doll bed mattress sewn into the bed’s platform. As a reminder, the measures 12-1/2″ x 5-3/8″ wide. I used the same finished measurements as I did for the Removable Mattress:  Cut […]

Adding a Barbie Doll Bed DIY Mattress – Removeable

Finished Barbie Doll Bed DIY Mattress for wooden bed removable version.

I’ve been playing around with making a Barbie doll bed DIY mattress. Version One is removable and can be used with one of our wooden beds or any bed you have that’s around 12″ long. It consists of 3 pieces of fabric – top, bottom, and a long strip for sides. Instructions for Barbie Doll Bed DIY Mattress […]

Barbie Dollhouse Lamp

Barbie dollhouse lamp with paper shades

I’ve been playing with a Barbie dollhouse lamp a little bit. Years ago (okay a decade or two but who’s counting) this is what the designed looked like – sturdy enough for kid’s play but not very elegant. With some paint and some fabric it does turn out pretty nice. And it’s solid wood so […]

DIY Barbie Bedding Makes your Barbie Dollhouse a Home

DIY Barbie Bedding Pink

I admit it. I love to sew. I’ve been sewing since I was six when I started on my great-grandmother’s old Singer treadle machine. I started making Barbie clothes. Without telling you my age, I can safely say I’ve been sewing a LOOONNNGGG time. I’ve kept my dollhouse quilts and Barbie bedding pretty simple for now […]

Barbie Wooden Townhouse Donated to Local High School

Barbie wooden townhouse donated

Couldn’t resist donating another Barbie wooden townhouse to a great cause. The Theater Booster Club at our local high school is trying to raise funds to send the kids to Edinburgh, Scotland as representatives for the USA. Very exciting. I finished a Townhouse I had started and donated it as their key raffle item to raise […]

DIY Upholstering Wood Barbie Chair

DIY Upholstering Barbie Wood Chair instructions with arrows

DIY Upholstering Wood Barbie Chair For the BarbieⓇ wood Townhouse dollhouse I donated to the Lone Star Cattleman Foundation, I also included wood furniture for each room. Here’s what the whole living room set looks like before finishing. The chair, sofa, lamp, and clock are made of solid pine. The two tables and coat rack are made […]

Barbie Wood Dollhouse Donated in Austin

Front of Barbie doll house from Martin Dollhouses

Alpine Barbie Wood Dollhouse Donated Here it is. The finished Barbie® wood dollhouse I donated to the Lonestar Cattleman’s Associate Annual Soiree. It took about 2 weeks, from start to finish, mainly because I added so many little extras. I must admit – adding the flower boxes was fun! I could have done much much more, […]