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I knew I should have put more points into the "find cool stuff in discount stores" skill.

 

I guess it's time to reroll.

 

 

 Lol...It's one of my favorite things to do, so I've gained a lot of XP over the years. :)

 

 Most of all I love the freedom that paying only a dollar gives me as far as experimenting and messing up goes. :)

 

Today, I picked up one of the mushroom houses to play with:

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Just a heads up to everybody that Dollar Tree has a new assortment of Fairy Garden stuff out again.  

 

They've mixed up the blisters a bit, so you can’t get the all-mushroom one any more.  And they have a new range of buildings.  They’re kind of small, but might work for halfling houses.

 

I included a nickel (it’s all I had) in the store photos to try and give a size reference.

 

 

 

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That is a FINE  array of finds. There is the stuff of inspiration in that bunch. Potentially BEAUTIFUL STUFF!

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I didn't even know about fairy gardens until my wife was looking for a stag figure for D&D. She came across one on an Etsy shop for a dollar. The seller even threw in three ladybugs which I haven't found a use for yet (I almost glued them into a dwarf's beard).20180228_183308.thumb.jpg.9432c65822fbf762b5ed86872a0c7b64.jpg

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Nice!  I really like the verdigris-and-bronze treatment on the mini-gazebo.  And those mushrooms are great!  I have a few giant mushrooms I've collected for Wonderland-themed games, but I could always use quite a few more, if I happen across something like this in one of the local dollar stores.

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On 2/28/2018 at 6:45 PM, Rat13 said:

I didn't even know about fairy gardens until my wife was looking for a stag figure for D&D. She came across one on an Etsy shop for a dollar. The seller even threw in three ladybugs which I haven't found a use for yet (I almost glued them into a dwarf's beard).20180228_183308.thumb.jpg.9432c65822fbf762b5ed86872a0c7b64.jpg

 

Oh deer.

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