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Huge Fairy Garden Makeover (Part 2)

We had a little time today to make some progress on our 10 foot by 10 foot fairy garden and it is still a major work in progress, every picture has a description of the details. The new moss for the bottom came in and we starting cutting it to size. We hung a lattice grid up top to hold a sprayer to make it rain down into the terra cotta bowl you see below. Also they will hold some small lights to act as stars. Rain maker sprayer now attached on lattice with hose running on top and in back. This will all be covered up in a few days. The rain goes in to the bowl below which will then recirculate back up… Read More »

March 19, 2014 | Posted in Fairy Garden Basics

Huge Fairy Garden Makeover (Part 1)

Every year we give our large, large fairy garden a makeover to start the spring season. We’ve just moved it and you can see where it is looking shabby and where the water has spilled over onto the moss from our river. A lot of things have already been removed, it doesn’t normally look this bad….but it is looking bad…and ready for a makeover!     Removing all the buildings….   Removing the large castle… All the old tired dirty moss removed, leaving a pond liner (kids like to clog up our river and if we dont line it, its a big water mess on the floor :()… Underneath the pond liner is pink home insulation from Home Depot, easily carved into any shape or… Read More »

March 16, 2014 | Posted in Fairy Garden Basics

Four New Mini Gardening Kits In February

Four new kits will be arriving next month. They can be used as fairy gardens or mini gardens, take a look below! Home Life Mini Garden Kit This gift-boxed kit includes a mini door, mailbox, welcome mat, flowers, and a tire swing. Each kit box includes a card explaining how to plant a mini garden.   Simple Life Mini Garden Kit This gift-boxed kit includes a mini camp fire, tent, canoe, and guitar. Each kit box includes a card explaining how to plant a mini garden.   Beach Life Mini Garden Kit This gift-boxed kit includes a mini shell garland, stepping stones, sand castle, and Adirondack chairs and table. Each kit box includes a card explaining how to plant a mini garden.   Happy Life… Read More »

January 15, 2014 | Posted in Fairy Garden Basics

Happy New Year from MyFairyGardens.com

Hope everyone has a safe and Happy New Year! The MyFairyGardens team will be traveling to a large trade show in Atlanta this month to find all the latest goodies in the land of Fairies. Here is a sneak peak of one line of new products:

December 31, 2013 | Posted in Fairy Garden Basics
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Fairy Garden Staking Tip

For all your fairy/miniature gardening accessories that do not come staked, we have the perfect item to help keep things in place. That is, if you want to keep them staked as some gardens are meant to be played with by children, grand kids and maybe by you! We sell a set of ten wooden stakes with wrapping wire for just .95, as pictured below: They can be tied to a leg of a bench or any other accessory. And then the wire and stake can be easily cut with a pair of scissors. Add one more for stability as shown below. And stick the stakes into the soil and if you keep your fairy garden outside in a container, your hard work won’t blow… Read More »

November 8, 2013 | Posted in Fairy Garden Basics

MyFairyGardens.com Launches

MyFairyGardens.com has been selling fairy garden items at our retail location for over 10 years. We are a part of Pesche’s Garden Center in Des Plaines, Il and our four generations of family will be celebrating our 90th year in business in 2014. We are glad to welcome you to the world of Fairy Gardening!

November 8, 2013 | Posted in Fairy Garden Basics
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