• Arjen Spinhoven Miniaturen

    Arjen spills the beans on what it takes to design dolls house kits that people want to make. Working as an architect meant that Arjen was a real expert with laser-cutting & CAD (CAD is…

  • Like Father, like daughter

    Georgina Ritson tells how she inherited her father’s creative addiction. Georgina’s father made lots of toys for her when she was young, but with Georgina aged 11, he embarked on his most ambitious project to…

  • My Life, My Inspiration.

    Kathy Holden, co-founder of Delph Miniatures, tells us how her love for the world around her fuelled her imagination & got her creative juices flowing. On a family day out when I was 11, we…

  • Meet the Miniaturist

    LDF Organiser Charlotte Stokoe will be talking to Darren Scala on a live webinar on Sunday 31st January 2021 Thanks to everyone who tuned in to listen to the webinar last night with Darren Scala…

  • Message from Our Maker.

    Buy one of Michael Mortimer’s miniatures & you get more than a piece of furniture. Michael Mortimer began exhibiting at the Kensington Dollshouse Festival in 2006. Each piece of his 16th Century furniture is sold…

  • Notes from a PIMA Judge

    Judging of the Perfection in Miniature Awards 2020 is always a tough & emotional experience. Caroline Hamilton tells us more about the judging process. “This judging job is getting harder every year as the variety…

  • Umbrellas at the ready.

    Ladies knickers, Gin & a scrubbing brush. Lateral thinking is always needed when creating mini masterpieces. The Perfection in Miniature Awards have become the highlight of our year at LDF HQ. This year in particular…

  • Acquisto Silver

    What started as a challenge from his sister 40 years ago, is now an all consuming passion for Pete Acquisto. Growing up, Pete’s father was a skilled carver and a master furniture builder.  At 14,…

  • Photos for the Showcase

    Each page of the Showcase can have up to 12 photos displayed. (If you have paid for the option for more photos, you can have up to 20 photos on your page) Photo Size &…

  • Models on a huge scale

    Paul Wells explains why restraint is vital when working on his incredible dolls houses & models. For the past 30 years, Paul Wells has been creating history in the form of model buildings & scenes…