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1/12th Scale Mission Style Bedroom Furniture

  • Bed: 7" long, 5 1/2" wide, 3 3/4" high
  • Night Table: 2 1/4" wide, 1 5/8" deep, 2 1/8" high
  • Chest of Drawers: 3" wide, 1 7/8" deep, 4 3/8" high
  • Chair: 1 3/4" wide, 1 3/4" deep, 3 1/4" high
  • Table: 1 3/4" wide, 1 3/4" deep, 2 1/8" high

Instructions for Individual Pieces of Furniture:

BedNight TableChest of DrawersChair & Table

See General Instructions for all 5 pieces of Furniture


Materials List for all 5 pieces of furniture:

Lumber (Basswood or hardwood if it is available)

Note: All pieces of wood are 24 inches long

Lumber Quantity
1/4 x 1/4 4
1/4 x 3/4 1
1/8 x 1/8 3
1/8 x 3/8 1
1/8 x 1/2 3
1/8 x 3/4 1
1/8 x 1 1
1/8 x 3 2
1/16 x 1/4 1
1/16 x 3/4 1
1/16 x 2 1

Other materials:

  • Crown moulding (around 4 inches) 1/8 inch deep by at least 1/4 inch tall
  • 14 Drawer pulls (2 for night table, 12 for chest of drawers)
  • Wood stain
  • Carpenters' Yellow Glue and/or 5 Minute Epoxy
  • Varnish or wax
  • 1" thick foam for mattress
  • Fabric for bedding

Tools needed

Tools needed:

  • Ruler
  • Straight edge (can use ruler, if it is straight and has a metal edge)
  • X-Acto (Craft) knife
  • Miter box and saw
  • Sandpaper, 280 grit and finer.
  • Paintbrush for applying stain and varnish
  • Toothpicks for applying glue
  • Clamps (can use clothes pins and rubberbands, or pins and pieces of scrap wood)
  • Gluing jig (optional)
  • Drill and small drill bit (to drill holes for the drawer pulls)

From Alice's Dollhouse pages