There’s an undeniable charm associated with miniature but perfectly formed gardens that have been created with a broken plant pot, bucket or planter. Fairy garden ideas are great for decorating a small garden and capturing the imagination of children and grown-ups alike.
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The most enchanting DIY fairy garden ideas you ever did see!
Tiny, twinkling LED solar lights are a fantastic fairy garden accessory for your fairy garden. This charming scene looks like the set of a fairytale story and adds oodles of charm with lights. The succulents are even designed to look like baby cabbages. Get the tutorial at Little Tudor on the Prairie.
There’s only one fairy garden accessory needed for this garden idea, a teapot. Place the teapot with the lid up, slightly hidden in the bushes. It makes a charming hideout for your neighbourhood fairies and the kids will love discovering it.
This fairy garden in a planter will add character to your garden. It can be easily created using a gravel, stones, shrubs and succulents. It won’t need much watering and you can add a small plant pot as a Fairy Cove.
DIY fairy gardens aren’t just strictly for the outdoors. Bring some magic inside your home with a woodland table decoration. Use a glass bowl, succulents and moss. If you want to build a no maintenance fairy garden, opt for artificial plants. Fairy-like mushrooms really add charm to the decoration.
Turn your ordinary planter into a super cute fairy garden by adding miniature furniture and garden accessories. You can create the same whimsical effect indoors by decorating around a bonsai tree.
This little pixie hideout, built into the side of a tree by Nichola Battilana of Pixie Hill, has some serious charm. The tree makes the perfect porch and the little plant pots add oodles of fairytale charm.
These miniature plant pots can be turned into a fairy garden for even the smallest gardens or balconies. Add tiny succulents and ornamental mushrooms to make a teeny tiny fairy garden.
Metal buckets offer a more interesting planter for your favourite blooms, but to make the planter even more quirky, add some whimsical fairy garden accessories. The little path trailing up to the tiny house is a beautiful feature of this fairy garden idea.
Terrariums have become a popular trend this year, offering a self-sufficient climate for plants to thrive. It also makes the perfect setting for a magical fairy garden. Add your favourite fairy garden accessories for effect.
Wow! This DIY fairy garden idea would be a show stopper for any garden party or outdoor occasion. It’s a more modern miniature garden idea that requires creative flair. Add tiny shrubs and a trail of ivy to get the complete look.
This whimsical fairy house has been lovingly made from a pinecone and is great for getting the kids involved in your fairy garden. The whole family can create their own pine cone fairy house and add something unique to your garden.
This sweet fairy garden idea makes a great decoration for outdoors but would also look charming in a kitchen. It’s as simple as using a cup and saucer with some gravel, a succulent and a ladder made from cocktail sticks!
Don’t throw away broken plant pots, use them to create something magnificent. Reminiscent of a fairytale scene, this DIY fairy garden perfectly captures the imagination with its charming cottage and winding path.
A little wooden house can be added to any plant to create a small indoor fairy garden. Scatter them in different plants to add a little character to your house plants. Get the DIY tutorial at dabblesandbabbles.
How enchanting is this tiny wind chime, it makes the perfect fairy garden accessory. Add it to a branch in your garden or a houseplant for a super cute fairy garden idea.
This DIY fairy garden idea works for a basket decoration or a hanging basket. Create some characterful fairy gardens all the family can enjoy.