Tools Used for Dolls House Miniatures

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If you are a hobbyist who loves to create miniature scenes in your dolls house, it is important to have the right tools to achieve the best results. Here are some of the essential tools for dollhouse miniatures:


Precision knife - A precision knife is a small, sharp knife that is used for cutting thin materials such as paper, cardboard, and thin plastic sheets. This is an essential tool for precision cutting.

Cutting mat - A cutting mat is a self-healing mat that is used to protect the surface underneath when using a precision knife. The mat can be easily cleaned and helps to extend the life of the precision knife.

Tweezers - Tweezers are essential for holding small items in place, especially when working with tiny details or placing small objects. They are available in different shapes and sizes to suit different needs.

Needle files - Needle files are used for shaping and smoothing small areas, such as the edges of miniatures. They come in different shapes and sizes to suit different needs.

Miniature clamps - Miniature clamps are useful for holding pieces together while glue is drying. They come in different shapes and sizes to suit different needs. View our Miniature Clamp here

Paintbrushes - A set of paintbrushes is essential for adding color and detail to miniatures. Different sizes of brushes are needed for different types of painting, such as base coating and detail work. Click here to view our Acrylic Paintbrush

Sandpaper - Sandpaper is used for smoothing rough surfaces and removing excess material. It is available in different grits for different levels of abrasion. View our Sandpaper 3pk here

Pin vise - A pin vise is a small hand drill that is used for drilling small holes in miniature objects. It is useful for adding details such as door knobs, handles, and hinges. View our Drill here and our Pin Vise here

These are just some of the essential tools for dollhouse miniatures that are available on Having the right tools can make a big difference in the quality of your miniature scenes, and can help you achieve the best results.