Miniature Cottage: Your full service dollhouse miniature store in Nashville, Tennessee
410 East Iris Drive Nashville Tennessee 37204
If you would like to see if we have something in stock for sure then mark check/money order when you go to pay. We then pull your items and send you an email letting you know it is in stock; simply reply to the email if you want to pay by pay pal and we will send you a request.
Our storefront is open at this time on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturdays.
Please wear a mask while in store. We will be closed on Monday to honor Labor Day.
Spooky Sale!!! All things Halloween are 10% off.
Renee' has been working on a few pieces for the fall......look under "Something Magical by Renee."
Have a collection to sell? Call us and let us help you find good homes for those miniature treasures!
We have been buying and selling miniatures for 42 years!
International customers please be aware that unless we send your packages insured we cannot be responsible for damages. We are happy to ship to you and we will ship first class if you like which is usually fine.
We supply the tracking so you can keep up with the package. If you want insurance please ask for it and we will let you know how much it will cost to ship it. Otherwise we send it the cheapest way to save you money.
Also, due to the United States Postal changes we do not ship outside the United States if you use a credit card. However if you pay with Pay Pal they will allow us to ship through them with no problem.
Need to learn how to wire your dollhouse?
The master is coming to teach a basic wiring class on November 6th so sign up now. The cost of the class is 75.00. If you want us to put your name on our list to be notified when we know more then just call us!
Mechanics of Wiring a Dollhouse
I. Safety first---read safety card Read opening statement
II. Updating the technology in dollhouses. (What makes CR2S different)
A. Using DC power supply over AC transformers
1. Discuss characteristics of AC transformer
2. Discuss DC power supply—Advantages over AC
B. LED’s over Incandescent
1. Discuss color difference
2. Show different styles and sizes
3. Advantages and disadvantages
C. New features to consider
1. Power connector vs. junction splice. Evolution of power connectors
2. Mechanical power switching Junction
3. Remote Controls
4. Doorbell, Illuminating panels,
III. Basics of wiring (show handout wiring drawings)
1. Rt Angle for tape runs
2. How to twist wires together
IV. Use of tools
3. Wire Stripper
4. Test Box
5. Wire wrapper
B. Open kits
A. Revisit handout drawings of circuits
B. LEDs: Fact or Fiction
C. Performance Test
VIII. Clean up and put stuff back
Cook Stove Chrysnbon Kit
We are working on a series of video's showing our customers "How to make miniatures" and we are starting with a stove kit. You can purchase this kit here on line and watch the video to see step by step how to put it together. Just copy the link below and paste it into your address box and enjoy.
BE SURE TO CHECK OUT THE DALLAS MINIATURE SHOW ON OCTOBER 22 & 23
Miniature Cottage purchased Fred Cobbs tin signs when Fred retired! Great for old barns, in antique shops, and garages!
We are always shooting new items and pieces from collections that we buy from customers so be sure to check the “New Products” box on our front page to see the newest items!