Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Cabbages & Roses in Miniature

I am working on this new Cabbages and Roses shop , which is based on the real shop in London .
 As you can see it is still a work in progress.
 I made the outside tiles from cork and filled it with concrete , so it looks like real tiles .
 The cute little embroidery boxes were a gift from the wonderful Catherine Ferouelle , The cute clothing rack is a kit set I ordered from Art of Mini in Germany and it is perfect for hanging all my knitwear .

















10 comments:

  1. Hi Frederika,
    What a great project and perfect to display your amazing knitting.
    I love to see buildings painted black. So crisp and classic.
    Looking forward to seeing all your acquisitions in place.
    Regards Janine

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  2. wow! the scene is beautiful, the truth is that it's incredible, fantastic! I love and all the ... delicate ... very good job, Federica.
    Hugs :0)

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  3. This is absolutely stunning, such beautiful work!
    All the best
    Vivian

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  4. Perfect accessorising. Really chic style. A lovely project.

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  5. I love love love your stone work (and everything else too). After painting the cork, did you seal it with anything? I am very excited about the cork idea.

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  6. The color scheme of the store front is classy and looks very high end, which works well with your knit work which is also very classy!

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  7. Hi Kit and Kat Miniatures , thank you so much for you compliments and yes I did seal it with Mod Podge mat , but you can use any sealer ofcourse , when you paint the cork it already gives you that concrete look .
    hope this will help you a bit love from Frederica

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  8. It's fabulous Frederica xx

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  9. This project is looking great and you have some beautiful items of furniture and accessories already. I like the dark exterior and wallpaper. The painted cork looks really effective.

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