DIY Faux Topiary Buxus Ball

2 Materials
$15
1 Hour
Easy
These items I bought at discount store called the Reject shop.This project is very easy to do and inexpensive.These topiary buxus ball would look lovely as decor for your home.
Supplies
1)Faux greenery buxus
2) Terracotta pots
3)Floral foam
4) Dowel stick
5)Moss
6)Glue
7) Ribbon optional
8)Fairy lights optional

How to make
1)You can paint your pots if you like.Let dry.
2)Paint the dowel in a mossy green.Let dry. Optional
3)Cut floral foam to fit into pots.

4)Apply glue to bottom of floral foam and place inside pot,pressing down firmly.
5)Insert dowel into center of foam.
6)Add glue to other end of dowel then slide faux greenery ball on to dowel.Straighten and hold in place so that glue sets.
7)Finally Apply glue to the top of floral foam and coVer with moss.Cover it all completely.When it’s full Spray with hairspray to help keep the moss from falling out all over the place every time the plant gets bumped.
8)All done.I hope you try this project.Youcan add a ribbon for the pot if you like making it look christmassy or you can make it look plain.When I visited the discount store they had little fairy lights in the buxus ball.It looked lovely.Happing crafting.

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