Colors play an important role in setting the theme and mood of the dollhouse. Colors are vital to lend and aesthetic value and supplement the other components of designing. The just right amalgamation of hues adds life to a humdrum dollhouse. Colors are the verve of dollhouse and add luster to its bare appearance.
Complimentary colors should be chosen that strikes a balance between interiors and exteriors. Plan your dollhouse in such a way that both the sides are visible at the same time. For color schemes you can take reference from the shade cards available at paint stores or dollhouse stores. Else you can always resort to online dollhouse suppliers who offer great creative ideas for color scheming.
For a period style dollhouse, consult some professional dollhouse maker for color scheme. You can also see dollhouse magazines or visit dollhouse shows to get some unique ideas that truly augments your period style dollhouse. You can also browse internet and get some information on the type of colors used in that era, your dollhouse belongs to.
In case you are making a dollhouse from your own imagination choose colors that you like. You have all the freedom to express your feelings. A dollhouse is not just a showpiece but a mirror of creator's imagination.