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