Advice 1: How to make a Dollhouse out of the box

Every girl that has the doll, wants to make for them the most beautiful and unusual house, no different from a real big house for people. Throughout early doll houses were made by hand. And even now, when the finished houses are sold in stores, you can easily make your own house for dolls made of paper and cardboard, decorating and complementing it in accordance with their own imagination.
How to make a Dollhouse out of the box
Prepare a cardboard box of any size, scraps of Wallpaper, colored paper and packaging, various promotional catalogs and magazines, remnants of linoleum or thick coloured cardboard, cutting Mat, thick and thin fabric of different colors, glue, pens, paints, a variety of embellishments – ribbon, beads, feathers, flowers. You will also need wire, match boxes, Styrofoam and similar materials from which to make doll furniture.
From the box cut one side wall and glue the walls with Wallpaper and colored paper. If you wish, leave your drawers house paints. The floor of the house, glue cardboard, leftover carpet or linoleum.
Penetrate into the walls of the house, shuttered Windows, and the Windows from the inside attach curtains are pieces of fabric strung on the eaves of the wire or cord. Sew the curtains to the holders of the tapes.
Glue of matchbooks stacked on top of each other and of the foam pieces doll furniture. From spools of thread glued it on the plastic cover, make the Desk.
Decorate the house inside the color clippings from magazines, applications and paintings. Plastic lids from creams make lamps. Like Dollhouse will take a lot of pleasure to any child, because at any moment it is possible to add various pieces of furniture and decor.
If necessary, you can make additional rooms out of new boxes and connect all the rooms in one big house.

Advice 2: What to do with remnants of linoleum

After repair remain large and small pieces of linoleum. They can make glue, to create a summer track, edging for trees, hats for nails and many more useful.
What to do with remnants of linoleum

Linoleum – invaluable material for the garden

Owners of personal plots know how after the rain it is not easy to walk between the beds. Dirt tends to stick to shoes. Also have to weed not only the patch, but these aisles, as it is not always the braid can fit on these small tracks.

If you still have linoleum, make him comfortable path. Under them the grass will grow, which is also valuable. If you have clay, flatten it, lay strips of linoleum, secure the perimeter of large nails. They are well into the ground and will keep this material. On other soils put first wide Board, impregnated with antiseptic, and by her nail a strip of this material.

From the remnants of the linoleum strip to make nails. Just cut small circles or squares. Attach the tip of the nail to the front side of the piece, hit a couple of times on the head with a hammer. You make an excellent fastener. Such nails do not fail in cardboard, foam plastic, ruberoid, roofing, when you need to nail down these materials to the base.

In the country of the strips of linoleum you can make a beautiful edging for trees, bushes. Measure the ribbon the right size. If you want a pair of scissors to make the top edge wavy. Frame strip tree trunks of the tree and secure it by sticking with the outer and inner sides a few long nails or slim fingers. Paint a border in your favorite color, and another glory of the garden ready.

Use for home

Scraps of linoleum, you can decorate the house. If you have the remnants of two different colors, make like a mosaic. Even if they are small, will be enough on the floor for a small room – washroom, pantry. With sharp scissors cut into squares the same size. Glue them on the smooth surface of adhesive for linoleum in a checkerboard pattern. It is possible to make floors from pieces of several colors in the patchwork.

If you feel a design element, make the pattern more varied. From the remnants of building material of the same color to cut out a butterfly, a mushroom, from another – the background for these items. From this floor the child will be simply delighted. The main thing – firmly to glue the material. For this, use all those scraps of linoleum. Chop them, put in a jar, pour the brim with acetone, close the lid. After 15 hours of solid glue is ready. It will attach to the floor not only the linoleum, but the tile is perfectly glued ceramics, fabric, porcelain, wood and even metal.

If you add one part of this mixture as much chalk, mix, then using the resulting mass securely attach the tile on the painted surface.
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