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How to Create Succulent Pumpkins

How to Create Succulent Pumpkins

DIY & Crafts, Holiday Decorating & Crafts

Can you believe fall is just around the corner? I was itching to get my craft on and succulent pumpkins are what I came up with. The best part? They are so super easy, my little buddy even helped me.

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How to Create Succulent Pumpkins

How to make succulent pumpkins for fall

First cut the top off. You can see the difference of these 2 pumpkins. One is hollow the other has styrofoam in it. Both work just great. If you get a hollow pumpkin you will need foam blocks to put into the pumpkin to stick the succulents into.

How to make succulent pumpkins for fall

You can cut your foam down to whatever size you need.

How to make succulent pumpkins for fall

Next add in your succulents. Make sure you are pushing them down hard enough into the styrofoam so they will stay put. If you are worried about them falling out you can hot glue them in

How to make succulent pumpkins for fall

Continue adding succulents all the way around until it is how you like it.

DIY succulent pumpkins

Once you get it just perfect you can push your moss in-between the succulents. This will hide the styrofoam and I like the texture it adds! You can also hot glue in the moss so it won’t fall out.

And TADA you have some beautiful EASY succulent pumpkins!

DIY succulent pumpkins

You can also create a floral pumpkin the same way. Just us artificial plants instead! View my favorite stems here.

This centerpiece will last forever! Make a DIY faux succulent pumpkin

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