If you want your garden looks unusual, but do not know how to do it, pay your attention to the houses of the fairies, which will help to you make in your garden fantastic atmosphere! First of all, let’s learn the history of the appearance of the fairies. Fairies are the characters of the Celtic and Germanic folklore, they are portrayed as small people, which have wings and pointy ears. The first written information about the fairies had appeared in medieval Europe, and then had spread to Ireland, Scotland, Cornwall and Wales. Writer Gerald Kambrens (1146-1223 biennium) was the first, who had written about the existence of fairies, but in simple family the legends about fairies and other mythical characters were telling from generation to generation as fairy tales. According to legends, the fairies are secretive life, but often interfere to life of people, sometimes they make harm to people, because they are clumsy. Anyway, if in the house or garden will be living the fairy, the owner of the house would have has a lot of luck.
So if you want to have a little, cheerful fairy, in your home, you must “build” for her tiny house in the garden, in this case the luck is not bypass your house! It is very important to hang small bell at the ready house, because the sound of a bell scares evil fairies and invites kind magical creatures!
The houses for fairies look best of all if to put them into place which has many greenery; so if you have a beautiful flower bed you can put the house for the fairies in the middle or at the edge of it. Also the houses will look good at the foot of an old tree, surrounded by vases with plants, lianas or near a decorative fountain. To complete the image of the fairy house you can put inside of it small ceramic figurines of fairies and elves. Thus, we can create a real village of elf, where each character will be “engaged” in the business!
The garden houses for fairies it is possible to buy at the store, but it is better to make them by yourself. The houses can be done from different materials: plastic bottles, containers of juice, tree branches, drywall, foam, pebbles, large stones, particleboard or fiberboard, cement, iron sheets, cones, acorns, nuts, chestnuts, etc. To select the material for making the house, the main thing is to understand: a shape of it, size (width, height), it will be empty inside or filled. A box of the house it is possible to make from a drywall, using to connect a glue and nails. After, the house should be covered with cement mortar, in which possible to put small stones, so it would be seem that the house is made from a stone. Before starting to put cement mortar on the house, do not forget to make a hole for the doors and windows. The roof of the house can be made from cardboard, and also cover it with cement mortar , which is good to create the effect of shingles. At the end of “building”, the house needs to paint and to decorate by accessories: toy fairy, small bells for a door, small flower pots, dishes, vases, etc.