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A fairy garden is not only adorable and cute for kids, but adults love creating and looking at these small gardens.  Whether you want to know how to make a fairy garden to give as a gift or create a fairy garden as a craft to do with your kids, here you will find great ideas for how to make a fairy garden, some accessories you can make and what plants you can use.

How to make a fairy garden


Dollar Store fairy garden

MAKE YOUR OWN FAIRY GARDEN AFFORDABLY – I love these ideas on how to make an affordable fairy garden because it can get quite expensive to make one if you are not careful.

make a mini fairy garden

HOW TO MAKE A MINI GARDEN GIFT – I absolutely love the vintage container this fairy garden was made in.

fairy garden door

FAIRY DOOR CRAFT – What a magical idea this is to make your very own fairy door craft. It looks so inviting on a tree stump.

great plant ideas for a fairy garden

5 GREAT PLANTS FOR FAIRY GARDENS – Here are some plant ideas for your fairy garden.

make-a-moss fairy garden

HOW TO MAKE A MOSS GARDEN – Maybe you want to make a simple moss garden. And maybe you want to add other things besides fairies – like these cats!

use a bird bath to make a fairy garden

Make a fairy garden in a bird bath – I love the idea of using a bird bath to make a fairy garden.

This FAIRY GARDEN with homemade salt dough accessories is so darling! I love this option for places where real plants do not work.

salt dough fairy garden

Have you ever made one of these tiny gardens?

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Friday 15th of December 2017

Amazing ideas... I can’t wait for winter to get over and I can build one fairy garden in our porch with my daughter .


Sunday 19th of March 2017

How did you make the tulip lamps

Jody @ Mommy Moment

Monday 20th of March 2017

Those tulip lamps were purchased from a local store.


Monday 16th of May 2016

Some great ideas. Our daughters love to make fairy gardens and I appreciate the plant suggestions, that is what I have a tough time with.

Jody @ Mommy Moment

Tuesday 17th of May 2016

I agree - finding the right plants is the hardest part. I am glad this helped you out.


Sunday 15th of May 2016

I simply love this idea of making a Fairy Garden, it's simply gorgeous and so mystical! Thinking I should try something like this with my front of home garden area.

Jody @ Mommy Moment

Tuesday 17th of May 2016

Oh, you should. You would smile every time you walked by it.


Sunday 15th of May 2016

These are some amazing ideas, I would love to make a fairy garden for our yard. This would be such a fun project for my daughter and I to work on together.