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Printable Miniatures for Dollhouses, Model Scenes or Dioramas

Print and Assemble a Range of Scale Miniatures and Models


This two page list of free miniature printable projects has original projects and easy to follow tutorials for model buildings, items for dolls house kitchens and shops, tea sets, miniature wallpapers, tiles, shop packaging, dinner services, food labels, food packages, fabric designs and doll clothing to add to your miniature and model scenes. Printables or "Printies" are a quick, inexpensive way to use your computer printer to produce paper miniatures and models. There are also reference sheets and boxes to help you keep track of or organize your collection.

Many of these printables can also be used to try out a project in a particular scale before you create a more permanent version. The projects shown here are all suitable for beginners and are available in several common scales. Designs for boxes for small gifts and treats useful for wedding favors or gift packaging are included in this list.

1. Tips on Working With Printables For Dollhouse Miniature and Model Scenes

Learn how to print on special papers for window transparencies, decals and special effects as well as how to make your printables last:

2. Printable Dollhouse Miniature Accessories: Including Hats, Aprons, Books

Scale Miniature or Dollhouse Birthday Cake Created from a Photo, Acrylic Paint and Floral Foam.
Lesley Shepherd

3. Printable Dollhouse and Play Scale Kitchenware

Printable paper plates and kitchen canisters in a Christmas rose design
Photo ©2007 Lesley Shepherd, Licensed to About.com Inc.

Printable Kitchenware is currently available in several patterns. The Christmas Rose/ Hellebore pattern group currently has:

The Country Blue Kitchen Set has:

The Shamrock Pattern is available in a coffee / tea service

The Red With Gold Hearts Service Currently has:

Halloween / Witch's Kitchen Printables are available similar to the sets above but with a Halloween theme.

4. Printable Miniature Decorations

Dollhouse scale table decorated for a fair with flag themed draping in red, white and blue.
Photo copyright 2009 Lesley Shepherd, Licensed to About.com Inc.

These decorations can be used for a variety of seasons. There are more decorations for Christmas and Halloween, including miniature glitter houses, on the second page of this list.

5. Designs for Printable Miniature and Dollhouse Scale Fabrics

1:12 scale shirt stripe and tartan designs for printable wallpaper or fabric.
Photo ©2008 Lesley Shepherd, Licensed to About.com Inc.

Small scale fabric designs are sometimes hard to come by. These printable fabric designs are available as pdf (acrobat reader) files set in 1:12 scale. They can be scaled with your printer for smaller scale designs. Some of these patterns are also suitable for wallpaper, especially for smaller scales.

6. Printable Dollhouse Wallpapers

Three colorways of 1:12 scale dolls house scale toile wallpaper with children and animals.
Photo copyright 2008 Lesley Shepherd, Licensed to About.com Inc.

The wallpapers and backdrops in this list are designed for doll houses, scale shops or model horse or fashion doll backdrops in a range from 1:6 to 1:48 scale. There are French style papers, traditional stripes, country florals and photo backdrops in various scales. All the designs can also be printed on ink jet or laser fabric sheets to make co ordinating fabric as well.

See the complete list here Dollhouse and Shop Wallpapers in Several Scales

7. Free Printable Boxes For Treats, Favors, Gifts and Packaging

Free printable favor and gift boxes designed with rose garlands or as a stone cottage.
Photo copyright 2009 Lesley Shepherd, Licensed to About.com Inc.

These printable boxes are large enough to use for wedding or party favors and invitations, small treats,and special gifts. They can also be used as a unique way to package your miniature products at shows and most make good place cards.

Miniature Heart Shaped Boxes - These will hold tiny valentine''s gifts, or candy treats for wedding or shower favors. They are sized in several scales for dollhouse valentine displays.

Spring and Summer Favor Boxes Rose garland boxes in two colors as well as a tiny stone cottage shaped box for gifts or treats.

Coffin Box Suitable for gothic parties and invitations and weddings as well as for special Halloween treats or dollhouse displays.

Pumpkin Boxes in Jack-O-Lantern and plain styles for Halloween, Thanksgiving and Harvest displays.

Christmas Gift Boxes in holly wreath and tiny gingerbread house styles.

8. Printable Paper Plates and Cups

dollhouse paper plates American theme
Design ©2007 Lesley Shepherd, Licensed to About.com Inc.

Patriotic Paper Plates and Cups -Printable paper plates and cups in 1:12 scale with a variety of international designs. There is a set of blank plates you can decorate with your own designs as well as plates with themes for the following countries: Canada, France, Germany, Italy, United Kingdom, United States, Netherlands.

See the printable kitchenware for plates in various pattern designs.

10. Buildings in 1:48 Scale

A 1:144 scale printable miniature shop next to one in 1:48 scale.
Photo ©2007 Lesley Shepherd, Licensed to About.com Inc.

Printable Buildings in several scales can be found in the List of Free Miniature Printable Buildings.

  • Shop with a Full Interior is available in 1:48 scale for doll house enthusiasts or O scale railroad modellers.
  • Tea Cup Front Porch Scene
  • Landscaping for the Teacup Front Porch Scene
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