My friend Jasmin Liebetrau, who is a restorer and designer made this beauty, called Ehowyn and I think it's so much better than other "modern" doll houses...just because its so baroque and so simple at once. There are so many creative aspects and still so much room left.
Antiquated techniques of surface finishing, cedar, walnut, satinwood, beech, olive, birch, plywood, acrylic, shellac, boiled linseed oil, wood stain, japanese paper, aluminium.
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