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fall décor guide: fall berry stacked pumpkin topiary

The air is beginning to feel crisp and cool and smells like fall is coming. What a perfect time of year to decorate your front door or patio. These planters will impress all your neighbors or friends and to their surprise, they are faux pumpkins, berries and leaves!
Step 1

Fill a large clay pot with floral foam and set aside.

Step 2

To attach the stacked pumpkins you will need to poke a hole under each pumpkin with a pointed strong instrument like a screwdriver. Once all holes are in place you will use a long dowel to connect the top pumpkin to the middle pumpkin.

TIP: If the dowel is to long you will need to cut it to the correct size with the wire cutters.

Step 3

Repeat Step 2 to attach the middle pumpkin to the bottom pumpkin. Now you will place a dowel into the bottom pumpkin. Use a little hot glue to hold the dowels in place.

Step 4

Push the exposed dowel into the potted floral foam leaving a 3" gap between the foam and the pumpkin.

Step 5

Set the pot into the galvanized tub.

Step 6

Build the berries and leaf arrangement into the exposed floral foam under the pumpkin. Cut stems as needed for a variety of heights and bend to lay in front of the pumpkins and up one side.

Step 7

Add some sand to the base of the galvanized tub to help keep it balanced.

Step 8
Fill the remaining galvanized tub with moss to cover up the pot and floral foam.

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