Did you like the fairy gardens collection we’ve shown you in the past? Then you’re going to love this idea too!

Miniature Stone Fairy House

Stone houses possess that enchanting and magical beauty which make miniature versions of them perfect for fairy gardens! Making fairy houses is a hobby suitable for all age groups and fitness levels. Most of the materials can be sourced for free and every finished piece is an original!

We wonder who's living in this enchanted cottage?
We wonder who’s living in this enchanted cottage?

While these are a delight for children to spot in the garden, they are also lovely ‘eye candy’ for any gardener. Try placing one among ferns near a pond and watch the magic come to life :)

Who could be living in this magical fairy castle?
Or in this magical castle?

The tutorial linked after our album of stone fairy houses below will teach you how to build one the quick and easy way using DIY veneer. It’s a project you will definitely enjoy and love especially when you’ve seen the final product of your work.

Do you want to have an enchanting fairy garden in your yard? Then start building your miniature stone house now!

Materials:

  • Small Stones
  • Forming Material
  • Glue (white and wood)
  • Shellac or Urethane
  • Ziplock Bag
  • Varnish
  • Artificial Moss
  • Laundry Bag (optional)
  • Plastic Berry Box (optional)

Tools:

  • Tweezers

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Thanks to The Fairy Garden for this great project. You can get step-by-step instructions here

If time is a challenge, but you love what you see here, why not visit the Enchanted Cottages Shop on Etsy?

You may not be able to live in a fairy house but maybe this hobbit home would suit