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Miniature wicker projects for dollhouses, roomboxes and dioramas

Wicker furniture and porches or Victorian go together. Furniture made from woven reeds of willow or other natural material, it has a very nostalgic flavour. see furniture

 

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Links to miniature projects

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  • photo albums, blog posts, webpages

Bassinette - by Barbara

Baskets - by Mary Kennerley, - a couple of small baskets made from glued coils of crochet thread, shaped on a plastic-wrapped form, in this picture. No weaving involved, and no uprights ("stakes"), but the illusion is - I think, anyway - adequate.

Little Girls Bedroom Set - by wenlaine

 

Blogs

  • Blogs concentrating on wicker or categories/labels about it in blogs

 

Groups

  • Discussion groups, forums (or forum categories) and photo groups dedicated to wicker.

 

Supplies for sale

  • Supplies needed for making wicker projects.

Second Childhood Miniatures - Irish waxed linen cord (3 ply)

Wicker Kits - Karen Carey

Wicker Kits - Diminutive Dolls

Wicker Kits - Miniature Corner

 

Miniatures for sale

  • Do you have a section for wicker in your shop? Add a direct link to that item here.

DBJ Miniatures - bargain prices!

K-Cee's Miniatures - Quicker Wicker in various scales

Kent's Minis - go to wicker section

Peggy's Miniature Wicker

Petticoat Porch

Devine Miniatures

Second Childhood Miniatures - Wicker furniture along with teddy bears and nostalgic nursery toys by IGMA artisan Barbara Richmond.

SP Miniatures

Uncle Ciggy's Miniatures

Warling Miniatures

 

Books

  • Books about miniature wicker projects (also books with chapters about it)

Making 1/12 Scale Wicker Furniture for the Dolls' House - by Sheila Smith

Millie August's Own Wicker

 

Instructions for miniatures

 

Miniature printables

 

Wallpapers

  • Wallpapers that go well with wicker projects

 

Other Printies

  • Book/magazine covers related to wicker

 

Links

  • links to sites showing how to make items related to wicker

Baby Cradle - CDHM tutorial by Ulrike Leibling

Baskets - from Jincolin (French)

Instructions for Making Miniature Wicker Furniture - from Ehow

Miniature Flower Gathering Basket - from About.com

Review of Quicker Wicker Kit - from Emily Morganti

Sofa - crochet in QS scale, by Susan Whitlock

Wicker Pet Bed- by Alice Burkle

Wicker Bookcase - by Sudene

Wicker Tutorial - from Hannahsminiatyer blog

 

Videos

  •  YouTube videos about miniature projects related to this subject

 

Research/ Inspiration

 

Tips/Hints

  • shoemakers use waxed linen thread - scout out a shoe factory or shoe repair shop. Also look in the jewelry dept of crafts stores.

 

Ideas about what is needed for these projects

  • links to inspiring pages

Miniature Wicker Tutorials - Pinterest search

  • ideas for shop names
  • YouTube videos about the subject

 

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Comments (3)

Linda McD said

at 12:10 am on Jun 21, 2013

Mary did you make that chair? it is gorgeous!

Mary Ciccolella said

at 7:15 am on Jun 21, 2013

Actually it is painted to look like wicker...do you have a fake wicker page?

Linda McD said

at 11:42 pm on Jun 27, 2013

No, this page can be for woven wicker, or resin wiker. The picture I posted is a plastic Barbie wicker settee.

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