• Happy 18th Birthday to the G.C.C

    The Gingerbread Craft Club Comes of Age. When I took over the running of the Kensington Dollshouse Festival back in 2005 from Caroline Hamilton, one of the 1st things I introduced was our Craft Club…

  • “…and the next 100 years” Competition

    Queen Mary’s Dolls’ House 2024 is the centenary of Queen Mary’s Dolls House, probably the most famous dolls house in the world & housed in the splendid Windsor Castle.  Built between 1921-24 for Queen Mary, consort…

  • Hotels near Kensington

    Most hotels listed have either been seen by us or used and recommended by stall holders. The prices quoted on this list (excluding those listed for the KDF Hotel Deals below) are APPROXIMATE & depend…

  • KDF Christmas Show Floorplans 2023

    Here are the floorplans for the KDF Christmas Show, taking place on December 2nd at Kensington Town Hall. Please be aware that some changes may still occur. You can download copies of the floorplans here.…

  • Are you a KDF Virgin?

    Top tips for anyone travelling the the Kensington Dollshouse Festival for the 1st time. If you are traveling to Kensington for the 1st time, here are some pointers as to how to make the day…

  • New Book Alert!

    Making Miniature Period Furniture by Angela Law We always like to keep you up to date with any new books on dolls houses & miniatures that are published (fewer & fewer, unfortunately), so were pleased…

  • LDF Membership 2024

    Memberships for 2024 are now available.  We will be limiting the number of members to 50 as usual, but there is always high demand, so we advise you to book your card as soon as…

  • Caroline Simpson – The KDF Bag Lady

    How one of our visitors to Kensington Dollshouse Festival ended up creating a very special mini carrier bag for our 2023 LDF Members. At LDF, we try to have everything you could possibly want or need…