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DIY fairy crafts

 

 

The fairy trend is massive at the moment and it is a great way of getting creative with your little ones. All you need is a few decorative items, a little imagination and you can create some fairy crafty magic! There is no right or wrong way to make these DIYs, but for some tips, check out my step-by-step below....

 

 

 

DIY fairy garden 

 

 

You will need:

Flowerpot

Soil

Moss

Mini wooden fairy house or birdhouse

Paint

Paintbrush

Scissors

Glue gun

Pom-poms

Kebab Sticks

Glitter

Faux Flowers

Any extra embellishments you would like to add

 

 

 

Directions:

 

Preparation –

 

1. Paint the wooden house in a colour of your choice and leave to dry. Decorate the house as much or as little as you like.

 

2. To make the pom-pom trees, carefully push each pom-pom onto the kebab stick. Trim the sticks if too long.

 

3. Gather any other embellishments you would like to add to the fairy garden.

 

 

Construction -

 

4. Fill your flowerpot to the brim with soil.

 

5. Now lay the moss on top of the soil, covering the entire area.

 

6. Now begin to add the components of the fairy garden on top of the moss.

 

Top tip – Use the kebab sticks, to clamp the moss down onto the soil. If necessary, glue the house and items into place.

 

7. Once happy with overall look of the garden sprinkle with fairy dust (glitter).

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

DIY lolly stick fairy door

 

 

You will need:

Lolly sticks (roughly 10)

Glue gun and glue sticks

Paint

Paintbrush

Scissors

Mini branches

Slate or cardboard base

Moss

Flowers

Glitter

Embellishments

 

 

Directions:

 

1. Take 5-6 lolly sticks and glue each together side by side vertically. This will form your door.

 

2. Now glue two lolly sticks horizontally across the vertical sticks to stabilize the door further.

 

3. Paint the fairy door in a colour of your choice and leave to dry.

 

4. Once the door is dry, glue the mini branches at each side of the door.

 

5. Glue the branches and door onto the slate or cardboard base.

 

6. Decorate the base and trees with the moss, flowers and embellishments.

 

7. To finish, sprinkle with glitter.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

DIY fairy wand

 

 

You will need:

Wooden dowel (roughly 30-40cm)

Ribbon

Felt

Needle and thread

Toy stuffing

Tinsel curtain

Flowers and butterfly embellishments

Scissors

Glue

 

 

Directions:

 

1. Glue the end of the ribbon onto the wooden dowel and wrap until the dowel is completely covered. Secure at the end with glue.

 

2. Cut two matching heart shapes from the felt.

 

3. With a needle and thread, sew the two hearts together at the edges, leaving a small 2cm gap.

 

4. In the 2cm gap, stuff toy stuffing inside the heart.

 

5. Cut strands from the tinsel curtain and tie together at the top of the dowel.

 

6. Push the felt heart onto the top of the dowel and over the tinsel knot. Glue the open end of the felt heart onto the dowel to seal in the tinsel knot.

 

7. Finish by decorating the heart with a flower and butterfly embellishment.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

DIY fairy dust carrier

 

 

You will need:

Thick dowel (1m)

Paint

Paintbrush

String

Mini flowerpot

Fake paper grass

Mini glitter bottles

Glitter

Glue

Scissors

 

 

Directions:

 

1. Paint the dowel with colours of your choice. Leave to dry.

 

2. Wrap the rope around the top of the dowel and glue into place.

 

3. Fill the mini flowerpot with the fake grass and glitter bottles. Glue into place to secure.

 

4. Wrap the other end of the rope around the flowerpot and secure with glue. Wrap the rope round the pot a few times, so the flowerpot is stood upright.

 

5. Finish with any extra decoration.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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