Think Small: 12 Fairy Gardens to Grow Big Imaginations

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Good things come in small packages? Parents totally know that joy. Let your little bundle in on the secret with a pint-sized fairy garden that’ll inspire hours of creative play in your own back yard or windowsill. Flip through our picks that range from simple to extravagant before you play.

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Sometimes all it takes is the suggestion of the magical appearing in your yard to get your Little on lookout for secret fairy friends. Trick out a stump or tree trunk with a tiny little door and signs of pixie life in the front yard, like they did at <a target="_blank" href="; target="_blank"></a>, to inspire your sidekick’s curiosity. <p style="text-align:right;"><em>photo: <a target="_blank" href="; target="_blank"></a></em> fuck

Which one is your favorite fairy house? Did you find some inspiration? Tell us about it in a comment.

—Allison Sutcliffe