Wednesday, December 19, 2012

The 15-Minute, Mid-Century Modern Cardboard House and Cocktail Party!

Do you know about Mauther Papermau's blog? It is a very, interesting blog that daily posts about original and unusual paper models, and often provides the patterns for building them.

Today, the blog posted some great cut-outs of a 1960s cocktail party and midcentury modern house. Here it is,

This is what it will look like when finished,

It is found here.

The cut-outs were created by Maxim Dalton, an illustrator based in Buenos Aires, Argentina, who said, "Build your own mid-century modern house in 15 minutes. Then have a cocktail party to celebrate!" The original cut-outs are found here.

Papermau has posted hundreds of other paper models, such as,

Not all have cut-outs, and some are complicated, but they are mostly fun to view. Papermau also offers this,

Found here.

Wishing you only good things, Neen


  1. Replies
    1. Hah! I want to move into that house (it reminds me of your HBS contest house, both are gorgeous!)

  2. How extremly cool! I must visit that blog immediatly! Thanks for the heads-up neen c

    1. Thanks, Max. How about a MCM Christmas village? Kathy, at Beautiful Mini Blessings, has been working on a small MCM house, and the Max Dalton site has another house, with a barbecue (perfect for a NZ Christmas!).

  3. Wonderful! Thanks for finding and sharing this :-)