Build a Walk In Gingerbread House from a Fort Kit

A Walk In Gingerbread House for Kids

116 Shares

How to build a walk in gingerbread house for kids from a Fort Magic kit! Fun ideas and inspiration to make your own Christmas fort.

Build a Walk In Gingerbread House from a Kit

The kids are excited that we have a walk in gingerbread house in our living room.

They made it in an evening from our Fort Magic kit—I’ll include a fun video below—and then we decorated it together with fabric, felt candies, lights, and tulle ribbon icing. I think Daphne and her friend Emily, the two 7-year-olds, were ready to move in at the end of the evening.

I’ll show you the details, but first, I wanted to say thank you to Fort Magic for sponsoring this post. As always, all opinions expressed are my own.

We’ve made so many different forts and structures with our Fort Magic kit over the years and I’ve shared some of them here on The Artful Parent. I know that many of you have since purchased a Fort Magic kit for yourself your kids.

If you have one, you can follow along and make a walk-in gingerbread house yourself. And if you don’t, I’ll give you the details about where to buy this seriously awesome open-ended fort kit, as well as a chance to win one for yourself your kids.

A Walk In Gingerbread House for Kids from a Fort Kit

How to Build A Walk In Gingerbread House from a Fort Kit

This post contains affiliate links.MATERIALS 

  • 1 Fort Magic Kit (we actually used less than 1/2 of the kit pieces)
  • 5 yards tan or brown fabric (I bought tan flannel that was on sale for half-off)
  • A white flannel sheet
  • Christmas lights
  • A roll of red tulle or other ribbon
  • 1/2 yard each of red and green felt
  • White felt (optional)
  • Glue gun

Build a Walk In Gingerbread House from a Fort Kit

INSTRUCTIONS

Step 1: Build a basic house with the fort kit

The kids followed the instructions for the Playhouse in the idea booklet that came with the kit.

Here’s a fun (speeded up) video of the house being built by the kids. Maia got it started. When Daphne and Emily came home from school they joined in, then took over when Maia left for gymnastics.

Build a Walk In Gingerbread House from a Fort Kit

Step 2: Cover the Gingerbread House

Next, wrap the tan fabric around the outside walls of the house, clipping them into place with the fabric clips. These are your gingerbread walls!

Drape the white sheet over the roof for the icing covered roof, clipping it into place.

Now it’s time to decorate your gingerbread house!

Step 3: Decorate your walk in gingerbread house

Clip a string of Christmas lights around the roof line. These provide beautiful light and can also double as little candies.

Add Felt Candies to Your Walk In Gingerbread House

Cut candy shapes from your felt. We had a few candy canes and Christmas corn but mostly cut out circle candies that would work as gumdrops, M&Ms, lollipops, etc. With the extra scraps, we made sprinkles.

The felt candies will stick to the sloped flannel roof by themselves, so start there.

Add Felt Candies to Your Walk In Gingerbread House

I thought they would stick to the walls of the house, too, like a flannel board or felt board, and they sort of did, but also many of them eventually fell off the walls. So… For the candies on the sides of the house, I added a dab of glue from the hot glue gun to the center of each candy one at a time, and stuck them to the walls.

If you like, string tulle ribbon along the edges of the fort for a line of decorative icing. I didn’t have to clip this in place but rather just wrapped it around the connector pieces at the corners.

How to Make a Felt Wreath with Fort Magic

Step 4: Make a Felt Wreath

(Optional, but a nice addition.)

To make the felt wreath, cut of a circle of green felt a bit larger than the circle window at the front of the gingerbread house. Clip it in place at the top and do any trimming needed. Use the clips to wrap the felt around the outside of the pipe structure and hold it in place.

Cut the center of your wreath out.

Now, cut out a ribbon from the red felt. I drew one first with a Sharpie marker which made it easier. Affix it to the wreath with a dab from the glue gun.

Decorating the Fort Magic Gingerbread House

Step 5: Decorate Some More

Add any other decorations you feel your gingerbread house needs.

  • A candy floor?
  • Real candy taped to the walls? (Daphne raided her Halloween stash for this idea)
  • Pillows? (the kids made these with paper, staples, and pompoms)
  • A sign?
  • A rug or furniture?
  • Gingerbread boys and girls?
  • A mini Christmas tree?
  • Candy canes?

Now you have a walk in gingerbread house to play in for the rest of the holiday season! 

Besides acting out any pretend play scenarios, this is a good place to read Christmas books, play Candy Land, wrap gifts, listen to music, take naps, hide…

A Walk In Gingerbread House for Kids

If you have a Fort Magic kit already, give this walk-in gingerbread house a try!

If you don’t, but want one, you can buy a kit on Amazon or from the Fort Magic shop. They are not cheap but they are worth every penny. This is a sturdy, well-made fort kit that can be used many, many different ways, inside and out. It will last for years and grow with your kids. I recommend them to all my friends. Obviously I’m a big fan.

*This post is sponsored by Fort Magic. As always, all opinions expressed are my own.

Pin It for Later

How to build a walk in gingerbread house for kids from a Fort Magic kit! Love the ideas and inspiration to make your own Christmas fort. #toys #play #playroom #playmatters #kidsactivities

116 Shares

Related Posts

194 Comments

  • Reply
    Katherine Brooks
    December 5, 2016 at 9:27 am

    We would LOVE to win this. We would build a car fort!! ? ?

    • Reply
      Elizabeth
      December 12, 2016 at 4:19 pm

      Super fun!

  • Reply
    Vanessa
    December 5, 2016 at 9:38 am

    My kindergarten class would love this so much! They’d enjoy making all the different designs, and many more of their own. I particularly love the tower and tunnel fort from the website.

  • Reply
    Sarah M
    December 5, 2016 at 9:52 am

    My kids would immediately build a doghouse for not only our dog, but for them! ;)

  • Reply
    Betsy
    December 5, 2016 at 9:59 am

    Oh wow. Our five kiddos would love this. We’d start with an art museum to display things made in our art center!

  • Reply
    Karissa
    December 5, 2016 at 10:02 am

    I think first order of business would have to be a rocket ship! :D

  • Reply
    Stacy
    December 5, 2016 at 10:10 am

    This is awesome! I can see my boys building all kinds of forts and hideaways with this! Space ships, grocery stores, schools, doctor’s offices! So many things! Fingers crossed we win!!

  • Reply
    Heather
    December 5, 2016 at 10:15 am

    I think my daughter would build an animal hospital

  • Reply
    Laura F.
    December 5, 2016 at 11:28 am

    My boys would love this! They love building tents out of furniture but this would be taking it to a different level.

  • Reply
    Joei Tyra
    December 5, 2016 at 11:32 am

    Thus is SUCH a great idea! I hope we win because this would be so much fun to put up this Christmas!

  • Reply
    Nicole
    December 5, 2016 at 11:45 am

    I’ve had my eye on this! I think my kids would have lots of different ideas but in the end I bet it would get used as a little library the most.

  • Reply
    Teresa Halfacre
    December 5, 2016 at 11:52 am

    What a sweet house! We would love to have this for use in our small condo. I love how modular and creative it is!

  • Reply
    Kelli
    December 5, 2016 at 12:05 pm

    My daughter would love to build the race car!

  • Reply
    Liz
    December 5, 2016 at 12:46 pm

    My family did something like this with PVC pipes when I was little… so fun! Would love to add one to our home.

  • Reply
    Rachel
    December 5, 2016 at 2:02 pm

    Oh wow – I think my littlest colleagues would try all of the builds (river boat and paddle??) though it will likely be used as a reading hut in any form. :). Thank you for the chance to win one! Saw it used as a “stained glass” painting house on their FB page. My summer art group would definitely have to try that out!

  • Reply
    Allegra
    December 5, 2016 at 2:02 pm

    We’d build the castle for sure, and sleep over tents!

  • Reply
    gillian
    December 5, 2016 at 2:48 pm

    We are crossing our fingers! I’m sure the first thing my girls would want to build is a playhouse! :-)

  • Reply
    Karen
    December 5, 2016 at 4:15 pm

    We would definitely start with this submarine. So, so fun!

  • Reply
    reeree
    December 5, 2016 at 5:03 pm

    This is awesome. Forget about the kids- I think this has me drooling!
    We would have a blast with all outdoor ideas such as tents, tepees, canoe. Maybe even try a pretend treehouse! Thanks for this opportunity.

  • Reply
    Marisa maloney
    December 5, 2016 at 6:23 pm

    I would build a rocket for my three kids

  • Reply
    Sarah S
    December 5, 2016 at 6:45 pm

    This gingerbread house is to die for! We have our own “Elf Shop” going right now with some chairs and sheets and lights. I think the playhouse or a castle would be our first build with Fort Magic!

  • Reply
    Sarah
    December 5, 2016 at 6:49 pm

    Oh how fun!

  • Reply
    Rolinda M
    December 5, 2016 at 6:58 pm

    this would be a huge blessing if we won, but our four little girls would want to make a castle.

  • Reply
    Christine
    December 5, 2016 at 7:15 pm

    We love the tower and tunnels. I would think (hope) after building a few things following the ideas, that the kids would start understanding the construction and begin to design their own play structures. That would be great to see them work together and problem solve!

  • Reply
    malk
    December 5, 2016 at 8:06 pm

    We would try everything they show and then try to make up some ideas of our own. The standard tents look so cozy to read in!

  • Reply
    allis
    December 5, 2016 at 8:10 pm

    my son would sooooooo love that! especially making a gingerbread house!!

  • Reply
    Alaa P..
    December 5, 2016 at 8:56 pm

    This looks like such a neat toy! I think my kids would love to build and climb in the tower and tunnels! Thank you so much for the chance to win. Your gingerbread house turned out so adorable!

  • Reply
    Stephanie
    December 5, 2016 at 9:02 pm

    Such a cute idea!! I think we would build a castle for my daughter to play princesses in! :)

  • Reply
    Kate
    December 5, 2016 at 9:04 pm

    Love, love, love!!!

  • Reply
    Eva Maria
    December 6, 2016 at 12:11 am

    We have tried other Fort building kits, but this looks amazing! Our boys are into trains, so my guess is the first thing we’d attempt is a train station or a train shed!!!

  • Reply
    carol clark
    December 6, 2016 at 3:08 am

    my son would to build a race car or trains station

  • Reply
    Bethany Isabell
    December 6, 2016 at 4:26 am

    Me and my 4 and 5 year old just stumbled upon some wooden teepees out in the woods today. So I think we might start with the teepee design. My five year old son who can’t move on to the next thing fast enough would probably quickly design the race car. Then while he is at school, my daughter would want to build the airplane because she loves pretending to be a bird soaring around. Fort Magic looks so fun!!

  • Reply
    Linda
    December 6, 2016 at 4:40 am

    I think we would go with a log cabin in the woods.

  • Reply
    April
    December 6, 2016 at 6:54 am

    My son would first build a reading fort, but when his friends come over it would turn into a Nerf fort!

  • Reply
    Heather Young
    December 6, 2016 at 10:56 am

    This is awesome! I would definitely want to build the tower and tunnels structure for my kid; he’d love it!

  • Reply
    Ali
    December 6, 2016 at 11:11 am

    I’d build my daughter the for magic castle.

  • Reply
    Rebecca S.
    December 6, 2016 at 12:24 pm

    I love this! We have wanted to try this for years :). I think it would be a wonderful way to add dramatic play to their homeschool interests.

  • Reply
    Nina
    December 6, 2016 at 2:21 pm

    love this!

  • Reply
    Heather McReynolds
    December 6, 2016 at 2:56 pm

    Forts are the best! We’d build a new fort every month or so. This is amazing!

  • Reply
    Christina Spencer
    December 6, 2016 at 3:04 pm

    My girls would love this! We would build ones to go along with each holiday and books we are reading!

  • Reply
    Vanessa
    December 6, 2016 at 3:24 pm

    My kids and I would probably build a lion house. To keep all our stuffed lions in.

  • Reply
    Jaclyn
    December 6, 2016 at 4:16 pm

    My daughter would definitely make a space ship. She loves space and is always building rockets out of blocks. She’d love this set!

  • Reply
    Miet
    December 6, 2016 at 4:49 pm

    Love the gingerbread house! I think my children would also love the tower & tunnels. This is such a great toy!

  • Reply
    Kelli Wood
    December 6, 2016 at 4:56 pm

    My son really has been wanting to make a igloo! This would be perfect!!!

  • Reply
    Helen
    December 6, 2016 at 4:59 pm

    I would build a rocket ship with my kids with fort magic!

  • Reply
    Dawn Pindell
    December 6, 2016 at 5:31 pm

    oh my goodness the forts we could build? It would change daily I would think!!

  • Reply
    Stephanie
    December 6, 2016 at 5:37 pm

    My three littles will make a wild cat den! I will have to get some fun fabric to cover it in!

  • Reply
    Heather Neish
    December 6, 2016 at 6:07 pm

    My twins would love this! But I think there will be stiff competition between the airplane (my son’s choice) or the sleepover tents (my daughter loves camping).

  • Reply
    Amber
    December 6, 2016 at 7:28 pm

    I would love to win this!!!! My daughter would be all over making a pirate ship or princess castle!!!

  • Reply
    Jen Banker
    December 6, 2016 at 8:18 pm

    We would definitely do the rocket first! …no, the race car! …no, wait, the castle! :-P

  • Reply
    Laurel
    December 6, 2016 at 9:22 pm

    My girls would want to build a castle with the pieces. They are all about princesses these days. :)

  • Reply
    Valerie C
    December 6, 2016 at 9:29 pm

    We would build a Mars rover!!

  • Reply
    Laurel
    December 6, 2016 at 9:34 pm

    We’d probably start by making a house, basic I know, but a great place to hideaway.

  • Reply
    Sherry
    December 6, 2016 at 10:10 pm

    Definitely a zoo for all our stuffed animals!

  • Reply
    katherine
    December 6, 2016 at 11:17 pm

    Would love to build a race car! :)

  • Reply
    Jennifer
    December 6, 2016 at 11:25 pm

    I would love to build the riverboat with my children!

  • Reply
    Caroline
    December 7, 2016 at 12:47 am

    I would build a restaurant with my nephews!!!

  • Reply
    Katherine Murray
    December 7, 2016 at 2:06 pm

    My daughters want to build tunnels all around our house!

  • Reply
    Taylor Closet
    December 7, 2016 at 5:44 pm

    My daughter and I would build a horse and carriage.

  • Reply
    Jeanine
    December 7, 2016 at 8:13 pm

    Ok thanks again Jean for always sharing the magic you and your family create with the Fort Magic kits! I would say we’d build the tee pee fishing pole and small boat –my 7 year old is beginning to wonder about her heritage which is part Native Indian! It would be so cool for her to have that full experience! Also, if we won I think I’d build a wee Igloo and have it set up for Christmas morning!!! Merry Christmas Jean and Girls

  • Reply
    Angela
    December 7, 2016 at 8:20 pm

    We would just enjoy making forts.

  • Reply
    Suzie
    December 7, 2016 at 11:12 pm

    We have been eyeing this set for our girls so this giveaway is timely. Thank you For the opportunity!

  • Reply
    Runa Bianchi
    December 7, 2016 at 11:16 pm

    I, I mean we would definitely build a submarine. My Star Wars fan saw that someone had built a Death Star and a tie-fighter with their Fort Magic kit so we would definitely have to try those as well!!

  • Reply
    Karen Begley
    December 7, 2016 at 11:33 pm

    We would love to build tents and a canoe! We usually pretend to canoe on the bed… but my kids would love something that is a bit more accurate : )

  • Reply
    Jennifer Curtis
    December 8, 2016 at 12:20 am

    My daughter would love to build the playhouse and my son would love to build the car. I look forward to seeing what ideas the kids would come up with too. Building forts out of blankets and pillows was one of my favorite things to do as a kid. I hope my kids will have fond memories of their creations too.

  • Reply
    Jessica
    December 8, 2016 at 1:25 am

    We would build the Villa! Plus try to build an RV or trailer for camping!

  • Reply
    Marty
    December 8, 2016 at 11:12 am

    This is so cool! I think the first thing my family would build would be a “pup house” as the kiddos are huge PAW Patrol fans and like to role-play the characters.

  • Reply
    Kaci
    December 8, 2016 at 11:32 pm

    Very creative! Love the gingerbread house. What fun it must have been to watch it evolve and think of the possibilities. Fort Magic would make a really fun gift for my four little boys. Thank you for the chance to win.

  • Reply
    Susan
    December 9, 2016 at 2:30 am

    This looks amazing ! With so many great choices it’s hard to choose one but I think I like the castle best, or car, or sleep over tent… so many !

  • Reply
    Melissa
    December 9, 2016 at 6:35 am

    This kit looks amazing! My son would love constructing a rocket!

  • Reply
    Kelly
    December 9, 2016 at 11:05 am

    How fun! My girls are always creating…I think they would really love the house and car.

  • Reply
    Roxy Schow
    December 9, 2016 at 11:38 am

    The canoe!!

  • Reply
    Laura
    December 9, 2016 at 12:01 pm

    My kids make forts out of everything! This kit would be awesome and would mean my couch doesn’t get torn apart all the time. ;-)

  • Reply
    Toni Townsend
    December 9, 2016 at 12:22 pm

    All children love their own space and hide-a-way. What a wonderful way to give them just that. Just praying to win.

  • Reply
    pavla
    December 9, 2016 at 12:24 pm

    Wow, this is beautiful! My girls would love this, I can see them building a magical castle :)

  • Reply
    Kaitlin Johnson
    December 9, 2016 at 12:34 pm

    So fun! We would build Santa’s workshop!

  • Reply
    Kaitlin Johnson
    December 9, 2016 at 12:36 pm

    We would build Santas workshop!

  • Reply
    Darya Bowen
    December 9, 2016 at 1:48 pm

    I imagine my kiddos building rockets, houses, caves, castles and more with this kit. Looks like so much fun :)

  • Reply
    Barbara K
    December 9, 2016 at 4:15 pm

    My couisins would love to build a rocket ship. Know they would love this.

  • Reply
    livivua chandler
    December 9, 2016 at 4:36 pm

    My son would love the submarine because he is into Octoanauts right now.

  • Reply
    Lisa
    December 9, 2016 at 5:22 pm

    I would build the playhouse and ship. I only saw the fort building kit though. It is such a great building set!

  • Reply
    Jenn
    December 9, 2016 at 10:04 pm

    We would probably start with a fairy house!

  • Reply
    Laura P.
    December 10, 2016 at 6:14 am

    My boys would definitely build a rocket!

  • Reply
    Kimberly MacMillan
    December 10, 2016 at 8:06 am

    Thank you for showing us the gingerbread house, so perfect for the holidays! The kids can see yours idea and imagine so many more ways to use the Fort Magic Kit.

  • Reply
    Melissa Wright
    December 10, 2016 at 8:25 am

    This is amazing! I’m pretty sure my daughters would want a playhouse/animal hospital/doctor’s office and my son, while also a big fan of all those things, would love one of the cars!

  • Reply
    Carrie H.
    December 10, 2016 at 10:28 am

    my boys are really loving Star Wars, so we’d have to build the spaceships

  • Reply
    michelle
    December 10, 2016 at 11:49 am

    I think the rocket ship is pretty cool.

  • Reply
    Laura Mah
    December 10, 2016 at 6:00 pm

    My mind is officially blown with all those designs! I love the horse and carriage but I’d let my kids go bananas with their own design! I love that you can curve them, amazeballs!

  • Reply
    Avigayle Adler
    December 11, 2016 at 12:38 am

    Wow I’m so excited to try this with the kids for my architecture camp…

  • Reply
    Ginny
    December 11, 2016 at 10:20 am

    My boys would LOVE this! I love that the Fort Magic website shows you how to build all kinds of different designs – we would probably build the ship first!

  • Reply
    Tanya
    December 11, 2016 at 2:04 pm

    We would build a rocket ship.

  • Reply
    Paula D
    December 12, 2016 at 12:50 am

    We have a pilot in the family so we would definitely build the airplane!!!! Marvelous! I would be over the moon to win this!

  • Reply
    Theresa
    December 12, 2016 at 1:30 am

    We want to build the submarine!

  • Reply
    lara sort
    December 12, 2016 at 9:20 am

    We’d make the sleepover tents, my kids are obsessed with that type of play

  • Reply
    Megan
    December 12, 2016 at 10:21 am

    What a great giveaway. I always love your fort posts. My kids would build a rocket ship I’m sure!

  • Reply
    Tonya Tison
    December 12, 2016 at 1:40 pm

    I am definitely getting this for my kiddos. Thanks for sharing it!

  • Reply
    Kellie Riley
    December 12, 2016 at 1:40 pm

    Love this! We’ve done small cardboard gingerbread houses but this is awesome!

  • Reply
    Sarah M
    December 12, 2016 at 1:42 pm

    Building a Gingerbread House sounds so fun. I would love to do that with my daughters.

  • Reply
    Connie Ladas
    December 12, 2016 at 1:42 pm

    This is amazing, what a great giveaway! My kids would love to build so many of these ideas…love the plane and ship designs though!

  • Reply
    Sarah Laird
    December 12, 2016 at 1:43 pm

    Bought this for our best family friends who have 3 girls. Can’t wait to see what they create when we all get together for Christmas!

  • Reply
    Luka P
    December 12, 2016 at 1:45 pm

    A rocket or gingerbread house! So cute!

  • Reply
    Shayna
    December 12, 2016 at 1:46 pm

    What a great idea!

  • Reply
    Janet
    December 12, 2016 at 1:46 pm

    My kids are all about forts. This would get used!

  • Reply
    Kate C
    December 12, 2016 at 1:49 pm

    I would build a castle!

  • Reply
    Genessa Roberts
    December 12, 2016 at 1:50 pm

    The kids would love to win this!! We would build a space ship first but then we would enjoy making all kinds of designs.

  • Reply
    Rachel anderson
    December 12, 2016 at 1:50 pm

    Rocket first!

  • Reply
    Candy
    December 12, 2016 at 1:54 pm

    We would build the horse and carriage, or anything with tunnels!

  • Reply
    Brandi Troyer
    December 12, 2016 at 1:57 pm

    These kits are so cute!

  • Reply
    Deanna Swaggart
    December 12, 2016 at 1:57 pm

    I would build a rocket!

  • Reply
    Laura Pedley
    December 12, 2016 at 2:02 pm

    My boy is obsessed with making every item in our house into a space rocket, including today his socks and hands! So it would have to be a space rocket for sure!

  • Reply
    Christine Tenorio
    December 12, 2016 at 2:03 pm

    My son would love building a rocket ship.

  • Reply
    Lynne
    December 12, 2016 at 2:08 pm

    I’d start with the playhouse. It would be days and days of fun for two young siblings and their friends. :)

  • Reply
    Christina B.
    December 12, 2016 at 2:09 pm

    My daughters and I would build a bear cave, and create a warm, cozy space for reading.

  • Reply
    angela
    December 12, 2016 at 2:20 pm

    The gingerbread house looks amazing. My girls would love to build a castle first.

  • Reply
    Jodi
    December 12, 2016 at 2:22 pm

    Great giveaway! My kids would want to build so many things, but would probably start with the riverboat and paddle!

  • Reply
    Nicole Robarge
    December 12, 2016 at 2:30 pm

    We would create a vet clinic!

  • Reply
    Lauren D.
    December 12, 2016 at 2:31 pm

    Love this! The kids would definitely build a spy fort! “Spy” is the hot game in our house right.

  • Reply
    shanley
    December 12, 2016 at 2:33 pm

    i love that gingerbread house idea!!

  • Reply
    Hilary
    December 12, 2016 at 2:34 pm

    We would start with something simple….my 2 year old would love this!

  • Reply
    Heather Gardner
    December 12, 2016 at 2:38 pm

    My son would love to build the race car or truck. What a cool kit!

  • Reply
    Chris
    December 12, 2016 at 2:39 pm

    What a neat idea!

  • Reply
    Andrea
    December 12, 2016 at 2:47 pm

    My daughter would build a “school” . Fun!

  • Reply
    Chelsey
    December 12, 2016 at 2:52 pm

    We’d make an igloo and drink some cocoa!

  • Reply
    Lisa C.
    December 12, 2016 at 2:52 pm

    Oh this would be so perfect for my kindergarten class! I think first on the list would be an igloo or a castle but I’d love to see what they could make themselves!

  • Reply
    Astrid
    December 12, 2016 at 2:52 pm

    Hi, I hope I am right here for the contest. I am from Germany and we do not have this here, so we would build a castle and show it to the friends of my boys.

  • Reply
    Crystal Grier
    December 12, 2016 at 2:53 pm

    I would love to build Hogwarts!

  • Reply
    Rebecca Walker
    December 12, 2016 at 2:53 pm

    A walk-in gingerbread house would be so sweet and magical!!

  • Reply
    Michelle M
    December 12, 2016 at 2:54 pm

    A playhouse, for sure.

  • Reply
    Veronica
    December 12, 2016 at 3:03 pm

    My girls would LOVE this! I think they would build a store, or a vetinarian clinic.

  • Reply
    Gale Feldman
    December 12, 2016 at 3:10 pm

    My little one would love to build Fairy Land with the Fort Magic Kit. I’m not exactly sure how she would do that, but Fairy Land is magical, so I’m sure it all works out. Thanks for the opportunity to enter this wonderful drawing.

  • Reply
    Nicole Thibault
    December 12, 2016 at 3:10 pm

    Endless possibilities! We’d build a spaceship or submarine first!!

  • Reply
    Sara
    December 12, 2016 at 3:18 pm

    Love this- a little bit of engineering, a little bit of art, and lots of imagination! I just asked my four year old what she would build and she said, “An elf workshop so I can build presents for all my friends… with a hammer and glue!”

  • Reply
    Kinga Dymek
    December 12, 2016 at 3:18 pm

    We would love to build a marzipan castle from The land of the sweets!

  • Reply
    ashley wilson
    December 12, 2016 at 3:19 pm

    I love the riverboat! So creative! My girls would love this!

  • Reply
    Caitlin Lowry
    December 12, 2016 at 3:21 pm

    We would build the tower and tunnels. My son would have a blast!

  • Reply
    Susanne Williams
    December 12, 2016 at 3:24 pm

    Tower and Tunnels looks like so much fun.

  • Reply
    Sara Cline
    December 12, 2016 at 3:33 pm

    We would make the teepee, canoe, and fishing pole…though I’m sure the carriage and horse one would also get made!

  • Reply
    Ai
    December 12, 2016 at 3:34 pm

    My Bous would LOVE this!!!!

  • Reply
    Leta
    December 12, 2016 at 3:44 pm

    My daughter loves fort-building and gets frustrated with the lack of materials on hand to build her dream creations. She would have so much fun with this!

  • Reply
    Patricia Walsh
    December 12, 2016 at 3:50 pm

    I would absolutely LOVE to win a fort magic kit! My kids would build a rocket ship!

  • Reply
    Bryony
    December 12, 2016 at 3:58 pm

    We would build the teepee, canoe and fishing pole so we could go fishing when it’s too rough outside, then eat our fish in the teepee for lunch!

  • Reply
    Dee
    December 12, 2016 at 4:04 pm

    My girls would love this!

  • Reply
    Deanna Cini
    December 12, 2016 at 4:05 pm

    This is amazing, there are so many options but my 3 loved The rocket the best, the big ones are space crazy!

  • Reply
    Jamilleah Daniel
    December 12, 2016 at 4:08 pm

    My daughter is very creative and we’re entering a phase were she needs more open-ended toys. I’d love for her to learn how to build the tower and tunnels.

  • Reply
    Jamie Addy
    December 12, 2016 at 4:13 pm

    We would build a play house or the princess carriage

  • Reply
    Sarah O'Bryan
    December 12, 2016 at 4:13 pm

    My 2 would love this! We would build a truck (or a tractor)!

  • Reply
    Lori Kemme
    December 12, 2016 at 4:19 pm

    This would be so much fun! My boys love building forts!

  • Reply
    LC
    December 12, 2016 at 4:45 pm

    Oh this would be so cool! I think the rocket ship would be a popular choice around here!

  • Reply
    Bonnie Barnes
    December 12, 2016 at 4:48 pm

    My family would love to build castles and caves with a Magic Fort kit, and the gingerbread house idea is so awesome.

  • Reply
    Jenn A
    December 12, 2016 at 5:17 pm

    We’d build the submarine for all our imaginary undersea adventures! I think pretty much all of the ideas would be built.

  • Reply
    Aimee
    December 12, 2016 at 5:25 pm

    So fun, the possibilities are endless. I am sure we would build Santa’s house – and probably an octopod to start!

  • Reply
    Karen Brother
    December 12, 2016 at 5:29 pm

    Looks like hours of fun for the children.

  • Reply
    ofa
    December 12, 2016 at 5:42 pm

    We will use for outdoor and indoor forts! How fun!

  • Reply
    Amanda J
    December 12, 2016 at 6:03 pm

    A sweet little reading nook with lights.

  • Reply
    Shannon
    December 12, 2016 at 6:23 pm

    This is amazing. My girls and I would LOVE this project!!!

  • Reply
    Lena
    December 12, 2016 at 6:27 pm

    What a great idea! Kids will love it!

  • Reply
    Lena
    December 12, 2016 at 6:29 pm

    Looks like so much fun!

  • Reply
    Danielle
    December 12, 2016 at 6:36 pm

    We would love to win this! How fun!! My boys and I would build a firehouse.

  • Reply
    Melissa
    December 12, 2016 at 6:58 pm

    I’d build a submarine! We love the ocean creatures.

  • Reply
    megan
    December 12, 2016 at 7:20 pm

    I would build a submarine :)

  • Reply
    Emily
    December 12, 2016 at 7:26 pm

    I think a rocket ship!

  • Reply
    Laura marx
    December 12, 2016 at 7:47 pm

    My daughter would love to build the castle!

  • Reply
    Laura
    December 12, 2016 at 7:53 pm

    We’d love to build the tower and tunnels!!!

  • Reply
    Shannon Fleming Bray
    December 12, 2016 at 7:57 pm

    We are BIG fort builder in our house– spaceships, caves, igloos. But up until now we have just been really creative with blankets, pillows and chairs.

  • Reply
    Peggi
    December 12, 2016 at 8:05 pm

    I would try the Eiffel Tower and other famous buildings with my class of pre-kiddies. This would be perfect for our building unit! Thanks!

  • Reply
    Helen
    December 12, 2016 at 8:30 pm

    I would build an obstacle course with the Fort Magic, but it seems the options are endless (food truck, grocery store, castle, comic book shop, etc). How wonderful and fun!

  • Reply
    Zoe
    December 12, 2016 at 8:33 pm

    Building forts sound fun! We would love to build the car and tower.

  • Reply
    Ashley
    December 12, 2016 at 8:34 pm

    My daughter and I would definitely build a castle! She would be so excited!

  • Reply
    Siarra powers
    December 12, 2016 at 8:41 pm

    Love it!

  • Reply
    ShonaK
    December 12, 2016 at 8:42 pm

    We would definitely start with the fort and tunnels! We love pretending to be in caves and always have a back exit. This one is perfect for us to be bats, dragons, and so much more! Love this!

  • Reply
    Neile King
    December 12, 2016 at 8:44 pm

    The tower and tunnels plan is my favorite, but I suspect the most fun would be to see what the kids make on their own. My two get along best when making couch cushion forts, but it’s also nice that this set is big enough to be divided into two forts for when the kids need time alone!

  • Reply
    Angela Howe
    December 12, 2016 at 8:44 pm

    We would act out all the things we’re learning in history. How fun to make castles and forts and tents.

  • Reply
    Emily
    December 12, 2016 at 9:04 pm

    Oh my kiddos would have hours of fun with this! My guess is a princess castle, or perhaps a fire station although they’d probably suprise me with something totally off my radar:)

  • Reply
    Emily
    December 12, 2016 at 9:06 pm

    My kiddos would be lost in this for hours, so fun! Princess castle or fire station? The possibilities are endless….

  • Reply
    Emily
    December 12, 2016 at 9:07 pm

    Oh such fun! A castle or fire station??

  • Reply
    Bo
    December 12, 2016 at 9:10 pm

    We would build a tunnel and definitely a rocket.

  • Reply
    Laura Bailey
    December 12, 2016 at 9:11 pm

    Love this! My 4 year old’s class is learning about space and she has been asking to build a rocket ship so that would be our first build!

  • Reply
    Brian
    December 12, 2016 at 9:12 pm

    How awesome….we would build a tent and probably so many other cool options.

  • Reply
    Mindy
    December 12, 2016 at 9:22 pm

    I think the teepee looked interesting, but my kid would like the castle.

  • Reply
    Emily
    December 12, 2016 at 9:56 pm

    My kiddos would spend hours with this! My thoughts are they may create a castle or a fire station perhaps…but in reality it will likely be something amazing I cannot even predict!

  • Reply
    Christine
    December 12, 2016 at 10:09 pm

    My kids would love to build castles

  • Reply
    Jessica
    December 12, 2016 at 10:30 pm

    My son would be obsessed with this! He would build hideouts for his super heroes, train stations and so much more. He’s just the right age to get many years of play out of a toy like this!

  • Reply
    Michelle Wong
    December 12, 2016 at 10:39 pm

    We’d build Thunderbird 3 and a racing car base!

  • Reply
    Tifara
    December 12, 2016 at 10:40 pm

    Totally awesome! We love building tents on rainy days! This would be incredible to build trucks too!

  • Reply
    Faith
    December 12, 2016 at 10:52 pm

    A ship, a train, a castle!!! I think it’d be easier to say what we wouldn’t build. Love, love, love!

  • Reply
    Janet
    December 12, 2016 at 10:57 pm

    A Christmas tree and then a ship! Would love to create wonder-ful experiences for our 14-month old son using this. Thank you!!

  • Reply
    Jennifer Vecoli
    December 12, 2016 at 10:57 pm

    My oldest would build the playhouse, and my youngest would love the sleepover tent. Hope to win this to enjoy with my girls! :)

  • Reply
    Kate
    December 12, 2016 at 10:59 pm

    A rocket for sure!

  • Reply
    Catharine
    December 12, 2016 at 11:05 pm

    The horse and carriage! My daughters would love it!

  • Reply
    Miss Cousins
    December 12, 2016 at 11:32 pm

    The possibilities would be endless but a castle and a teepee would be top priority! Fingers crossed!

  • Reply
    Kay Dee
    December 12, 2016 at 11:36 pm

    I’m pretty sure my kids would make a time machine…with a very interesting destination awaiting their arrival :)
    This is so neat!

  • Reply
    Alison
    December 12, 2016 at 11:40 pm

    Maybe a tunnel for an obstacle course. Maybe a secret garden..

  • Reply
    Denelle
    December 13, 2016 at 10:52 am

    We would build many many things! A stable for a horse crazy girl! A vegetable and ice cream stand (everyone needs ice cream when they shop for vegetables, right?). A castle with a moat.

  • Reply
    Jesse foss
    December 13, 2016 at 6:56 pm

    Definitely a gingerbread house for my obsessed five year old! Then a cave for the bear obsessed four year old!

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

116 Shares
Share52
Pin64