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  1. Southwestern France is rich in history and charmRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | Washington Times

    ... cobblestone streets in Albi's medieval quarter. Visitors to the new neighborhoods delight in the Academy of Miniatures, a "museum" of dollhouse constructions of 19th-century rooms. Not far away there's a small museum dedicated to the 18th-century ...

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  2. Popular dollhouse back at library after updateRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | Brunswick News

    ... actually donated by one of the members of our club, Norma Fahs," Martin said of the Fun-Addicts Club, devoted to miniatures. The doll house, donated as a club project, was made to look like a typical older home in the city of Brunswick. It's ...

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  3. Remarkably Lifelike Needle Felted Animal Sculptures by Heart Felt CaninesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 3 | Laughing Squid

    ... that are remarkable for their lifelike detail. The duo primarily makes dogs and cats, mostly as dollhouse miniatures. Laughing Squid features unique art, culture and technology from around the world. We are also a cloud-based web hosting service ...

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  4. It's a small world after allRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2014 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... with macular degeneration and then instantly the first thing that popped in my head was 'oh, you haven't done any miniatures yet,'" she says, surrounded by them in her two-storey yellow house with white trim and a green door. "And I'd never ...

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  5. Father's gift spurs passion for building miniaturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | West Side and South Side Leader

    Klein learned to light her creations from the owner of a miniatures store in Cuyahoga Falls.

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  6. Lehigh Valley Small on Scale Miniatures Club packs tons of detail into tiniest of spacesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | NJ.com

    The Lehigh Valley Small on Scale Miniatures club creates dollhouses and scenes on a very small scale, packing ornate detail into the tiniest of spaces.

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  7. Murder miniatures, nutshell dioramas of deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2014 | Legacy Matters

    ... built by a woman named Frances Glessner Lee, nicknamed "the mother of forensic investigation." Lee's murder miniatures and pioneering work in criminal sciences forever changed the course of death investigations. Lee, who went by the name Fanny, was ...

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  8. Murder in MiniatureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 | Slate Magazine

    ... built by a woman named Frances Glessner Lee, nicknamed "the mother of forensic investigation." Lee's murder miniatures and pioneering work in criminal sciences forever changed the course of death investigations. Lee, who went by the name Fanny, was ...

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  9. Cleveland Heights couple provides big imaginations for tiny...Read the original story

    Jun 5, 2014 | Cleveland.com

    ... of Dr. Phil and Mary Hall of Cleveland Heights, who have been relishing the joys and challenges of crafting miniatures and dollhouses for 42 years. Phil Hall never dreamed his first attempt at making a dollhouse for his daughter, who was about 10 at ...

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  10. Build your perfect house - in miniatureRead the original story

    May 22, 2014 | Detroit News

    ... style. But if the real deal is far from fitting into your budget, picture it in miniature, and let Pat's Village Miniatures in Dearborn help you build a scaled down version of your dream home. Owner Pat Peretto, who built dollhouses for about 20 ...

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  11. Build your perfect house - in miniatureRead the original story

    May 22, 2014 | Detroit News

    ... style. But if the real deal is far from fitting into your budget, picture it in miniature, and let Pat's Village Miniatures in Dearborn help you build a scaled down version of your dream home. Owner Pat Peretto, who built dollhouses for about 20 ...

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  12. Building your own Fairy GardenRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Fairy gardens are enchanting container garden collection of miniatures focusing on fairies.

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  13. Artist has her first show - at age 82Read the original story

    May 31, 2014 | The Daily Republic

    ... 14 of the family's summers in Ocean City, Guckes taught at the Ocean City Arts Center. She began specializing in miniatures, painting replicas of masterworks that adorn dollhouses, including works by Mary Cassatt and Johannes Vermeer. In the 1980s, ...

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  14. Build your perfect house - in miniatureRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2014 | Detroit News

    ... style. But if the real deal is far from fitting into your budget, picture it in miniature, and let Pat's Village Miniatures in Dearborn help you build a scaled down version of your dream home. Owner Pat Peretto, who built dollhouses for about 20 ...

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  15. Build your perfect house -- in miniatureRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2014 | The Detroit News

    ... style. But if the real deal is far from fitting into your budget, picture it in miniature, and let Pat's Village Miniatures in Dearborn help you build a scaled down version of your dream home. Owner Pat Peretto, who built dollhouses for about 20 ...

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  16. Montco artist has first show - at age 82Read the original story

    May 19, 2014 | Philly.com

    ... 14 of the family's summers in Ocean City, Guckes taught at the Ocean City Arts Center. She began specializing in miniatures, painting replicas of masterworks that adorn dollhouses, including works by Mary Cassatt and Johannes Vermeer. In the 1980s, ...

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  17. Small museum, big surprises at Midwest Miniatures MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2014 | Battle Creek Enquirer

    Walking through the Midwest Miniatures Museum must be what Gulliver felt like walking through Lilliput.

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  18. Big surprises at Midwest Miniatures MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2014 | Lansing State Journal

    Walking through the Midwest Miniatures Museum must be what Gulliver felt like walking through Lilliput.

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  19. "The Huge World of Miniature Gardening"Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2014 | Spokane 7

    ... nes in Romania, Japan, Finland and The Netherlands. Janit will have her book available for sale as well as garden miniatures.

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  20. I want to rebuild my grandparents' house... in miniatureRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2014 | Ask MetaFilter

    ... extent, furniture. I have spent time on model train and dollhouse supply sites and have purchased some books on miniatures and model-making. I feel somewhat confident with wood-carving and polymer clay modeling. What I'm really stuck with is the ...

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