Remember Barbie Dolls? Girls still play with them today, but accessories and furniture are starting to cost a fortune with all the variety available in stores.
With the friendly help of Google & Pinterest, there are many tutorials on creating Barbie furniture and home furnishings yourself. These ideas are great to help get kids involved in crafting and designing.
This list will definitely get your creative juices flowing for you to create some cool Barbie home furnishings or furniture.
13 Barbie Do it Yourself Furniture & Accessories
Do it Yourself Closet for Barbie.
Every Girl needs a Closet, but this adorable closet doesn’t even look like it’s made out of plain ole cardboard. Hey, Its Muff Blog does a fantastic job on all the steps required for this little craft! This adorable Barbie Closet is made out of cardboard.
Build a Barbie House
Nothing says like a Do it Yourself Project Like a Full-Sized Barbie House! This barbie house could last many generations with this sturdiness! This Blog gives many details and steps, including a list of purchased materials used to create this Barbie Doll House.
Create a Barbie Wall Clock
Every Girl needs to know the time! And Barbie should be No different! With a little patience and some materials – This blog, Dollar Store Crafts, has a great tutorial on how you can create your own Barbie Clock.
Barbie Arm Chair
Every Barbie House needs at least one armchair! Put Barbie in Comfort with this padded Arm Chair created from simple materials such as Cloth, Cardboard, Foam, and some love and Patience! This is so adorable and can really be whatever colour you would enjoy! That Cottage has a Great Tutorial on how to make this Barbie Chair.
DIY Barbie Bed
Image from Crafty Couple
Does your Barbie need a custom bed? Check out Crafty Couple while showing you how to create this Do It Yourself Barbie Bed created from a cereal box, Fun coloured duct tape and some pencils as the starting base.
Barbie Sofa (DIY)
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Create Barbie her own comfy couch with this Do It yourself Barbie Sofa using Kitchen sponges, fabric, foam, and some pins. Otterine does a great job in her step-by-step tutorial, which you can easily follow along.
DIY Barbie Suitcase
Every Barbie needs a Getaway! And what a way for her to pack! Make cute little suitcases using this easy-to-follow Tutorial. Using a Matchbox, brown Paper, and stickers, a bit of glue, and that is all. Let the ideas flow on this adorable suitcase to create.
Barbie House Picture Frames
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Create Wall Hanging Art Work for Barbie! This is a simple tutorial using items from the dollar store embellishments! It’s easy, but sometimes all it takes is a simple light bulb to go “HA!” and create your own as well.
Barbie Chair Table
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The Ikea Hackers created this wonderful tutorial for a Barbie Chair and matching Table using wooden bowls and frame and wooden chopsticks; Fabric is wanted. This tutorial is okay, but I kind of wish it was better detailed and more pictures.
Do It Yourself Barbie Fireplace
Build a Fireplace for Barbie in her house! This handmade Diy Barbie fireplace is made of cardboard, fabric, and natural rocks with a small piece of wood for the mantle’s top. But Sharon O Jala has the total tutorial!
DIY Barbie Bakeware
Is Barbie a Homemaker, or likes to bake and cook for her family or friends? Well, Vavoom Vintage has a great little tutorial on how to make Bakeware for casserole dishes and Baking pans! Believe it or not – Using Cough Drop and Gum plastic packaging. You will need a steady hand.
Barbie Furniture for a Fun Barbie House
If you want to create a full DIY Barbie Living Room or sitting Room, Check out A Girl and a Glue Gun for this fun living room tutorial using tissue boxes and fun fabric as the main materials. She even has a Youtube Video.
Barbie DIY Washer & Dryer
Image Credit: MyFroggyStuff
Does Barbie have room for a Washer and Dryer? In need of a Laundry basket to put all of her clothes? Well, MyFroggyStuff has tutorials on a whole laundry room, Plus Videos to help you through the tutorials.