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Dollhouses, Trains & More will once again host our Pocket Party Classes in 2018. The Pocket Party Classes are scheduled for the 3rd Saturday of the month unless otherwise noted.  The first Pocket Party Class is scheduled for Saturday, January 20th, 2018 from 10AM to 1PM This class draws its inspiration from the tiny figures used in the Train Dept.  After researching it further on the net, I discovered a whole world out there using these tiny figures. I used the search term tiny people world and there they were.  WOW! I would also suggest that you check out  "The Surreal...

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Customer Photos -

It has been too long since we last blogged about our Miniature Department and our Pocket Party Classes.  All is well.  Of course that is if you discount the turmoil created when we upgraded our Point of Sale (POS) System, Data Base System and all associated hardware. Shall I just say that it did not go as smoothly as we were expecting?  But we've made it! Its going to be a great 2018. For this first post in many months, and at this time of year, when we are all in holiday chaos, I wanted to remind you that our...

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Customer Photos, Department 56, Holidays, Lemax -

...for beautiful Christmas village displays! A big thanks to customers Lanette and Dennis in Antioch who sent us these photos of their amazingly massive village! We love their use of tiers and shelves to maximize space for extra buildings, just like we do with our in-store displays!  We hope their village brings you some inspiration and #goals for your own! To shop our newest selection of Department 56 and Lemax items, click here. 

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Customer Photos, Dollhouses and Miniatures -

Using photos of her own family, DTM customer Christy created her own miniature portrait collection! We love that she decided to display them on this custom skeleton table! It's perfect for the upcoming autumn months.  Making your own framed pictures is very easy. 1. Simply pick up some empty miniature frames. 2. Using your favorite pictures on your computer, resize them down to the same size as your tiny frame! You can print tons of pictures on only one sheet of card stock or photo paper. If printing a painting, use watercolor paper! The texture of the paper will resemble...

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