Suitcase Fairy Garden

3 Materials
$20
1 Hour
Easy

This is an easy idea for a fairy or miniature garden. Use an old suitcase!

I made this one in a vintage suitcase from the thrift shop.

fairy garden suit case tutorial
Line the suitcase with plastic. If you are going to keep this outdoors, know that the weather will wear it down and you will need drainage holes in the suitcase.
fairy garden suit case tutorial
Add a fairy if you like.
fairy garden suit case tutorial
Add a fairy if you like.
fairy garden suit case tutorial
And any furnishings that fit your theme.

Suggested materials:

  • Suitcase  (thrift store)
  • Fairy garden decor  (craft store)
  • Miniature plants and moss  (free in garden)
Empress of Dirt - Melissa

Want more details about this and other DIY projects? Check out my blog post!

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1 question
  • Amy Rice
    on Dec 27, 2015

    What do you line the suitcase with? I know this is probably a dumb question, but I am new to this fairy garden hobby.

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  • Tracy Gilmore
    on May 25, 2015

    someone dumped a suitcase in my garden now i might have to use it, will just need to find the rest of the items

  • Mia
    on Mar 28, 2016

    Love the idea! Have suitcases for everything and now I have another projekt! Thanks for Hugs from Sweden

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