Imaginative Play Scene: A Fairy Door

June 29, 2012

imaginative play scene -- the fairy door

I came across The Fairy Door Store  on Facebook and I fell instantly in love with the product.  The fairy doors are all kinds of magical cuteness, sure to stimulate imaginative play for kids.  I emailed Sarah from to ask her if she would work with me to do a play scene for my blog, and so here we are.

Imaginative Play Scene

Materials

Fairy Door

Shells

Decorative stones

Fairy or small doll

Ribbon or streamers (optional)

imaginative play scene -- the fairy door

To set up this this play scene, I placed a few shells and decorative stones at the base of a tree and used blu-tack (glue to make it permanent) the fairy door to the trunk.  I also tied a few ribbons on the tree branches above the door, and it looks truly magical! I wish I could describe the gasp of delight from my daughter when she saw this.

imaginative play scene -- the fairy door

playing with fairy

imaginative play scene -- fairy door

imaginative play scene -- fairy door

fairy in tree

fairy door base of tree

About The Fairy Door

The doors come beautifully packaged in a gorgeous box, and included is a bag of fairy dust, and a magical golden key that only the fairies can use to open the door.

The fairy doors are designed to open inward, so once you have installed your door, only the fairies can open it! That’s part of the magic. Use double stick tape, blue-tack or glue to hang the door.

the fairy door store

Inside or Out

The fairy door looks gorgeous inside too. Decorate a bedroom or play room and bring some magic into your home.

What would your fairy name be?

Check 0ut…

The Fairy Door Store Website

The Fairy Door on Facebook

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Note: The Fairy Door Giveaway now ended and winner has been notified

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Tamara AlexandrovskyNo Gravatar June 29, 2012 at 10:19 am

My little neice Christina is such a fairy, she would squeal for one of these. She would call her fairy Alice.

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Rachel ThompsonNo Gravatar June 29, 2012 at 10:48 am

I love these fairy doors, what a fantastic idea! My fairy name would be Tranquility.

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sarah palmerNo Gravatar June 29, 2012 at 10:53 am

I love things that inspire positive play – thank you! My daughter would call her fairy Rosie or Emma as all girl things are named that for her.

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Monica CNo Gravatar June 29, 2012 at 11:02 am

We would love a fairy door for our garden fairies. My fairy name would be Chelsia.

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KymNo Gravatar June 29, 2012 at 12:06 pm

I have three boys who haven’t shown any interest in fairies. But I do have a beautiful friend with twin girls who would adore a fairy door. I would name their fairy ‘Columbine’….she wears lilac and purple like columbine flowers and has gentle green wings like a butterfly….and I would enjoy playing fairies with these gorgeous girls – a bit of a change to the sword wielding heroes in my boy-dominated household! :o )

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ChloeNo Gravatar June 29, 2012 at 12:18 pm

Ooh how lovely! My little girl Alice would be fascinated to find a fairy door in the garden. We would call the fairy Pansy because we love the flower fairies and there are pansys at Nana’s house.

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Tracie ParnellNo Gravatar June 29, 2012 at 12:22 pm

Oh I want one! If I win I promise to share it with my daughters!

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Tracie ParnellNo Gravatar June 29, 2012 at 12:27 pm

Opps, name of fairy would be glitter!

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AnnetteNo Gravatar June 29, 2012 at 12:36 pm

It would have to be Veronica, my pizza delivery name…do fairies like pizza?

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Susan dalyNo Gravatar June 29, 2012 at 12:37 pm

Fairy Russell ….. My son likes the name russell

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Rebecca LynnNo Gravatar June 29, 2012 at 12:51 pm

Such a wonderful and cute idea, I have 3 girly girls, who have been asking me to make them a fairy garden for awhile now, this would be a great start !
My Girls decided they would name their Fairy- Diamond, because which girl doesn’t like Fairies and diamonds :-)

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Wendy berryNo Gravatar June 29, 2012 at 1:07 pm

Ataahua rose fariy

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lucia h.No Gravatar June 29, 2012 at 1:25 pm

African Savannah Fairy… I know a little Fairy Pippa who would love one.

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ByronNo Gravatar June 29, 2012 at 1:26 pm

Bert. Fairy Bert.

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Ren'e BrownNo Gravatar June 29, 2012 at 1:38 pm

My sisters and I came up with Fairy Princess Apple Blossum :)

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Rachel FergusonNo Gravatar June 29, 2012 at 2:26 pm

My fairy name would be Sparkles! Every little girl needs sparkle in their life!

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Kirsty RichardsonNo Gravatar June 29, 2012 at 2:51 pm

We would call her Rosebud – My Grandmother had a special fairy called Rosebud in her garden when I was growing up too . Great memories!

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Carla AndrewsNo Gravatar June 29, 2012 at 7:15 pm

My daughter would love a fairy door, she has a great imagination. She would call the fairy Waif (a name she came up with herself) :)

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GeorginaNo Gravatar June 29, 2012 at 8:38 pm

I don’t think we need one, I once accidently mentioned pixies at the bottom of the garden to Nat and he refused to go into the backyard for months. This would have terrified the boy.

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NessNo Gravatar June 29, 2012 at 9:20 pm

My son is always asking me to create a fairy garden for him – this would be such a great start! I asked him what he would name his fairy. His response? “Thunder Crusher”. Ahem. Right.

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Tania PurdieNo Gravatar June 29, 2012 at 9:36 pm

Tatiana – queen of the fairies :)

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Kate FletcherNo Gravatar June 29, 2012 at 9:39 pm

I asked my youngest boy what he would name a fairy and he said Sherbet, I love these fairy doors, so cute!

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KirstenNo Gravatar June 30, 2012 at 1:45 am

My soon to be 3 year old twin girls call me fairy princess. My girls would be fairy honey bear and fairy beefcake!! Haha

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SueNo Gravatar June 30, 2012 at 10:14 am

My 3 year old daughter loves fairies & her fairy name would have to be Feeorin it’s – Austrian meaning a small green fairy who loves dancing and music. This describes her to a tee as she loves music & dancing & one of her favourite colours is green (the other being purple)

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katieNo Gravatar June 30, 2012 at 12:48 pm

we would love some fairy magic in our house! my 3 year old son said he would name his fairy ‘ponky’ (!!!) and i think i’d name a fairy ‘twinkle’ for my little 15 month old girl – she has a cheeky twinkle in her eye!

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Virginia MasonNo Gravatar June 30, 2012 at 3:05 pm

My daughter’s fairy name would be ‘Feather Catfly’ – a fairy that watches over small animals, she is only seen at midday under a quiet, cloudless sky, she wears pale blue like the sky and has multicoloured wings like a butterfly. My daughter would adore one of these doors for her fairy friend.

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PennyNo Gravatar June 30, 2012 at 4:39 pm

I’ve seen these before and they are just adorable! My name would be blueflame fairy because I have flaming red hair and get called Blue call the time. It’s perfect for me.

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TanyaNo Gravatar June 30, 2012 at 7:50 pm

My fairy obsessed niece would love a fairy door! My 3 year old son has named me ‘Fairy Gary’.

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TracieNo Gravatar July 1, 2012 at 8:35 am

What a gorgeous present idea. Our fairy name would be Princess Livvy

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NicoleNo Gravatar July 1, 2012 at 8:42 am

My daughter said that she’d call her fairy Eliza.

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SamanthaNo Gravatar July 1, 2012 at 6:41 pm

Sooo adorable! Our fairy is Indigo Petal :)

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SarahNo Gravatar July 1, 2012 at 9:44 pm

Belle’s fairy name would be Fairy Jean (named after her great grandmother who gave me her precious copper garden fairy).

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CapriceNo Gravatar July 2, 2012 at 9:30 am

I have 3 little girls, my eldest says she would be fairy Jayde, middle daughter Fairy Mikayla (both their names) and my youngest says Fairy Wiggles!

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Sandra ChetwyndNo Gravatar July 2, 2012 at 9:35 am

These are gorgeous! Our fairy name would be Twinkle Light :)

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Grandma MonnNo Gravatar July 2, 2012 at 9:39 am

Well this would be sooo beautiful to share with all my Grandchildren when they visit!
I have the perfect spot!
My favourite Fairy name is our special………”Family Fairy”…….
and they cant wait to move in behind this beautiful door!
Thank You sooo much!….have a great day everyone xx

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Lara Cain GrayNo Gravatar July 2, 2012 at 9:40 am

Every fairy in our house is called Ruby. I have no idea why! My daughers (neither of whom is called Ruby) fixated on this name and now any new doll or imaginary play friend bears that name. And strangely, the girls don’t even find it confusing – when one of them mentions ‘Ruby’ the other always seems to know which toy she means!

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RachelNo Gravatar July 2, 2012 at 9:40 am

My beautiful girl loves fairies. She says her fairy name would be Avvy or Tinkle.

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SonjaNo Gravatar July 2, 2012 at 9:44 am

My 4 year old daughter wants to be called ‘Blossom’ because that is what her Nanna, and my mum, call us both. She also likes ‘Coppertop’ for me because I’m a redhead and it was my childhood nickname….Blossom and Coppertop :o )

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AmandaNo Gravatar July 2, 2012 at 9:45 am

Very cute! My fairy name would be ‘Fairy Sparkle’.

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AndreaNo Gravatar July 2, 2012 at 9:49 am

I have two daughters who both want to be fairy princess’s when they grow up (because they can be anything they want to be) and their names would be Dewdrop and Jewel.

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ErinNo Gravatar July 2, 2012 at 9:49 am

I live with 3 little fairies,
sylvie songbird
stella sparkle
and honey sunday

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JulieNo Gravatar July 2, 2012 at 9:49 am

I love these Fairy Doors. So cute!
A fairy in our house might be called Rose. We made Fairy houses out of Milk jugs, cut holes for doors and painted them, but we think it might have been too drafty and cold, as the Fairy’s didn’t stay. So having a wonderful Fairy Door would be magical! :)

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Lis EvansNo Gravatar July 2, 2012 at 10:01 am

ohhhh this would be a perfect addition to the fairy corner of our garden right near our Fairies play here sign and toad stool !!!- we have a few fairies there but our favourite is Octavia for her beautiful colours!

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SarahjaneNo Gravatar July 2, 2012 at 10:52 am

As a child I had a fairy friend who would leave me tiny little handwritten notes (which looked remarkably like my mums handwriting). I still have all these notes and would love to continue this magic for my children. Her name was Snowdrop and her friend Larkspur. I always wanted to be a fairy named Snowdrop :) (still do!)

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heidiNo Gravatar July 2, 2012 at 10:54 am

Lorelei’s would be Rainbow Star!

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MarinaNo Gravatar July 2, 2012 at 11:06 am

My daughters fairy name would be Violet x

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Helen MacannNo Gravatar July 2, 2012 at 12:06 pm

I haven’t asked my 3 yr old but I’m pretty sure her fairy would be called ‘Fairy’, hahaha! Every time I ask her what the new baby is going to be called, it’s ‘Baby’!

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Karen BrandtNo Gravatar July 2, 2012 at 1:46 pm

These are pure magic! The fairy in my garden would love one – her name is Serenity.

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Kylie D.No Gravatar July 2, 2012 at 2:46 pm

Naturally I had to ask for assistance in choosing the perfect Fairy Name. My daughter suggested Emily (after herself naturally!) and my son suggested Underpants Molly. I’m rather partial to the latter…

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RachelNo Gravatar July 2, 2012 at 2:55 pm

We’d call our delightful little fairy “Tinkerbell Lilly”!

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