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How to Make a Spring Round Wall Planter

It’s no secret I’m a big fan of faux flowers.  I like that they are always gorgeous, no maintenance, and you can’t kill them!  That’s my kind of plant right there. I found a fun round flat planter the other week while wandering my local hobby store and knew it was going home with me for a fun project, I just didn’t know what project at the time. Fast forward to this week and the perfect idea struck me.  I knew I wanted something in vinyl on the pocket portion  ...

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Bridal Decor, DIY Tutorial, Floral Decor, Gift Ideas, Gift Ideas, Home Decor, Material Tips, Silhouette CAMEO

How to Make Your Own Concrete Vase (Part 2)

Here’s the second part of my concrete vase experiment.  If you already read part 1 you’ll remember that I said concrete and cement aren’t the same products. The bagged concrete mix has little rocks and pebbles and is a rougher texture.  Bagged cement is the smooth flour-like powder, which is what I preferred working with to make my vases. I also used a silicone mold for this project vs making my own in the previous tutorial.  I did research buying molds designed for making  ...

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How to Make Your Own Concrete Vase (Part 1)

I don’t know about you but every time I go to a handmade fair there are always a few vendors selling concrete vases.  I drool over them until I see the price!  Then I quickly set them back down and continue on my way. I just had to see if I could figure out how to make my own concrete vase for pennies on the dollar. I learned a few things along the way and I’m happy to share my experiment tips with you!!  This will actually be a 2 part post, one is about concrete and the other  ...

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