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Faux Concrete Planter DIY | How to Make a Modern Head Vase

Faux concrete is all the rage right now and for good reason! It's a great way to add some texture and interest to your d├ęcor. In this tutorial, we will show you how to make a simple faux concrete planter that can be used as a modern head vase.




  • First, using a pencil draw out a circle on the top of the styrofoam head and proceed to hollow out about a 3-4 inch deep section using a sharp knife.
  • Apply a thin layer of the Quickcrete using the chip brush. Allow to dry 24hrs and repeat.
  • While the planter dries, grab your floral stems and poke them through the top of a cardboard box to hang. Apply the quickcrete to each petal.
  • Attach each flower to the mannequin head using hot glue to secure.
  • Plant the planter with your favorite flowers.