6 Ways to Make a Cardboard Dollhouse

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Do your kids com­man­deer every box that comes into the house like my daugh­ter does? It’s both endear­ing and annoy­ing: who has room for extra boxes in var­i­ous states of trans­for­ma­tion all over the floor? Help your kids along by show­ing them these amaz­ing doll­houses made from recy­cled card­board boxes!

When I was a kid, some of my very favorite toys started out life as unassuming cardboard boxes. Yours too? Give your little ones the gift of hours of creative, no-cost play with this roundup of 6 ways to make a cardboard dollhouse from Handmade Charlotte!


Haley Pierson-Cox from Red-Handled Scissors is a maker of crafts, a lover of cats, an avid swearing enthusiast, a cross-stitch book author, and a general purveyor of quirk. She's also sometimes an irritable cartoon named Tiny Cranky Haley. https://www.redhandledscissors.com

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