Now that the weather has turned considerably colder (well here in the UK it has), how about a bit of miniature gardening? Either alongside your old dolls house or as a stand alone miniature scene.
1930s-1950s Britains Lead Garden
Many of us who collect antique or vintage dolls houses do not bother about scale and just collect what we like even if it means mixing up different scale items to stand next to each other. Including these smaller 1/32 scale garden pieces, to use with our 1/16th, 1/12th or even larger scale dolls houses.
Recently put up for sale on KT Miniatures is this antique Britains lead garden set. And at the time of writing this, it is still currently up for sale...as are all other items featured in this blog post.
So you can arrange the layout as you wish and have great fun in doing so. With so many components, you have a whole variety of options on layout.
There are also these two lead corner flower beds and accompanying lead flowers as seen above. The flowers simply slot into the holes in the flower bed. Also included is a tiny lead lawnmower and lead sundial. The lawnmower has a removable grass box.
Lucky Black Cat - missing one of his eyes but still has metal collar and bead.