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Decorative flower pots from the covers? ? Best to be a thin blanket, cement and water mix to be thicker than for pancakes, prepared mold (facing) covered with a thin nylon, piece covers is a good soak in the mixture, and to prepare for the bruise tape, placed over the mold, and gradually form a shape so that and folds, tie bows and leave to dry for at least 24 hours if prko 30 C drying shorter duration, before removing the molds to make cement milk, less often than for pancakes, pour over pots t

Stone Planters - from Martha Stewart - collect some flat rocks the next time you wander up the creek with the kids and create some really unique planters for your porch or garden.... Nice! Directions here....

Try making your hypertufa in a basket mold. After the mixture sets, cut off the basket and peel it off the hypertufa. The basket weave leaves great indentations in the cement.

How to Make Stone Planters - Martha Stewart Home & Garden

7 Cheap But Beautiful DIY Garden Decor Ideas: Idea 5/7 - Hypertufa Leaf Casting -- Hypertufa is basically fake stone made using Portland cement, sand, vermiculite, perlite, and peat moss. Recipes vary, but you get the idea: the mixture lets you make a lightweight product that can then be molded into shapes and used for casting things like giant elephant ear leaves, which will give you awesome “stone” leaves for use as decoration.

DIY How to cement leaf casting ~ Make leaves for flower gardens, fountains, etc.Click on the picture for a link to instructions.

Take an old cloth soak in cement water, drape over a stand and leave in the sun to dry. Paint and you have beautiful plant holders

Make cement stepping stones out of large leaves. | 41 Cheap And Easy Backyard DIYs You Must Do This Summer

Easy Concrete Bag Retaining Wall. Stack up bags of concrete to form a wall. Hose them down with water. They harden and later the bags decompose leaving a super hard wall behind. No molds, no mixing, no pouring, no rentals, no mess! Don't like the look? You can cover it with a veneer later.

Homemade cement leaves. Big or small options, bird baths or bowls!

Make cement stepping stones out of large leaves. | 41 Cheap And Easy Backyard DIYs You Must Do This Summer

I am SO trying this! I just have to wait until my Empress Wu hosta came out of the snow and gives me his giant leaves!

Old containers filled with cement (One part cement four parts sand). Put a smaller container inside the wet cement to leave a space for the plant afterward and after drilling some drainage- Presto! A unique pot!

Make cement stepping stones out of large leaves. | 41 Cheap And Easy Backyard DIYs You Must Do This Summer

rhubarb cement leaves- wouldn't this look awesome in the winter...maybe make out of metal so it doesn't break don't with freeze and thaw but a great idea starter.

Make cement stepping stones out of large leaves. | 41 Cheap And Easy Backyard DIYs You Must Do This Summer

Decorative cement leaves make a unique statement in this craft by Jim "Figgy" Noonan of "The Martha Stewart Show."

concrete leaves…beautiful way to avoid those erosion gouges underneath the downspout! www.herbsinthegar... - go to this website to learn the DIY to make these

DIY concrete garden leaves

DIY Garden Decor: Whimsical Toadstools - Craftaholics Anonymous® - Create these garden ornaments by purchasing wooden bowls and painting them. Turn upside down and the perfect mushroom!

A sand and cement mixture, containing a bonder/fortifier, is applied to the back of a leaf, which has been molded over sand. Large leaves also contain fiberglass mesh. A base is added for freestanding leaves. She makes gorgeous cement leaf casts. Wondered how to do this! good idea.

DIY Freeform Concrete Planter or Birdbath. No instructions, but they are similar to the ones made with the large leaves - only these are imbedded with glass recycled items! (I've made one with a mound of wet sand for the mold, placing stones where the edge would be then covering with the wet cement.)

Make cement stepping stones out of large leaves. | 41 Cheap And Easy Backyard DIYs You Must Do This Summer