9 Free Dollhouse Plans

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When it comes to dollhouses, most people prefer to buy a wooden dollhouse kit. It contains everything you need to make your very own dollhouse.

Yet others want to make a dollhouse themselves. The DIY approach has many benefits: It’s relatively inexpensive, gives you an opportunity to personalize your dollhouse, and lets you create a treasured memory with any fellow builders. 

If that sounds like you, you’ll no doubt want some tips on how to make a dollhouse yourself. 

There are two ways to make a dollhouse: freeform or with a dollhouse plan. A dollhouse plan is a popular option because it gives you a step-by-step process to follow. Here are some of the best free dollhouse plans worth considering.

Enjoy and good luck!

9 Free Dollhouse Plans

  1. DIY Dollhouse: How to Turn a Bookcase Into a Dollhouse: Speaking of bookshelves, did you know that you can create a dollhouse out of one? This dollhouse plan shows you how to do it.

  2. How to Build a Dollhouse: The ladies behind A Beautiful Mess blog deliver instructions for creating a three-story plywood dollhouse. 

  3. DIY Handmade Wooden Dollhouse: This simple wooden dollhouse plan also includes a video tutorial. 

  4. Dollhouse Miniature Made From Crates:  Yes, you read that right! This dollhouse plan shows you how to make a stunning dollhouse out of a few empty crates. 

  5. My Vintage Dollhouse: Thinking of tackling a cardboard dollhouse? If so, this dollhouse plan shows you how. (We especially love all the window and door pediments they include!)

  6. Cardboard Crafting: DIY Dollhouse: This dollhouse plan shows you how to craft a dollhouse out of shoeboxes. 

  7. How to Make a Handmade Dollhouse: This dollhouse plan shows you how to create a multi-story, multi-room dollhouse out of plywood.

  8. Collapsible Dollhouse: Have some unwanted vinyl record sleeves lying around? If so, you can use them and a bit of duct tape to create this super easy one-story open air dollhouse. You can even fold it away for easy storage when it's not in use!

  9. Canadian Woodworking Dollhouse: If you’re up for something more challenging, check out this dollhouse plan. The end product is spacious with lots of impressive wood detailing. 

If none of these free dollhouse plans are up your alley, you might check out Etsy. You’ll find different dollhouse plans for sale, usually for just a few dollars.

Once you choose the perfect dollhouse plan, check out these dollhouse building supplies. Then, once you’re done building your dollhouse, stop back to stock up on dollhouse furniture and all the other dollhouse miniatures you need!

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