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Posted on 26 February, 2016


Astolat Castle Grand Library, found in the Daily Mail

Accessorizing Shelves

The rules of dollhouse shelves “accessorizing” are made to be broken. But give them some thought first. After all, some of these points go back eons. The ancient Greeks fretted over mixing black glazed pottery with unglazed terra-cotta. Following are rules of thumb* can be a guide to give your dollhouse shelves a sense of style, in any era.

Interior designers have made the following five categories ”best bets” for accessorizing shelves: books, decorative boxes or baskets, ceramic or sculptural objects, artwork and/or photographs and favorite mementos.


Posted by Susan Downing

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