Butterfly Garden


In this box is a kit to create a Butterfly Garden for your home, a simple but magical way to celebrate the journey from winter to spring with your family. A lovely enamelware bowl with wheatgrass seeds to plant in it and tend with love. In time, little hands can wet felt caterpillars with plant dyed wool roving and organic beeswax soaps, tucking them into the garden to await magical transformation… you will have all the materials, patterns and video tutorials needed to secretly craft sweet little plant dyed butterflies for a surprise celebration of spring’s abundance, to discover one magical morning…

Please note this is a pre-order, product will ship on 5 March 2021.

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In this Butterfly Garden box:

  • A spring verse card with original illustration by Katie Patrick.
  • An 24cm enamelware dish.
  • Wheatgrass seeds.
  • 2 organic beeswax, honey and orange soaps.
  • 3 pieces of carded Merino wool, naturally dyed using birch leaves, indigo and cochineal.
  • 8 pieces of organic wool felt, naturally dyed using birch leaves, indigo and cochineal.
  • Unprocessed sheep’s wool.
  • Freezer paper for pattern cutting.
  • A peg Gnome thread spool holding 10 metres of vintage 100% linen thread.
  • A packet of Fable Celebration Sprinkle, made from pressed organic flower petals, watercolour-painted paper stars and love.

You will need: Potting Compost or soil, fabric scissors and a sewing needle – for fixing in the hanging thread, no stitching required. This kit requires no stitching and is accessible to all levels of crafter – beginners included. It comes with a guidance booklet and links to online video tutorials.

Please note the kit does not include the Ostheimer figures, postcard stand, felt fairy and other props in the photos.

Additional information

Weight 0.65 kg
Dimensions 25.7 × 25.7 × 6 cm