Tuffits: Concrete stepping stones which look like pillows! Concrete stepping stones that look like vintage pillows. Get old pillows, lather with petroleum jelly, cover with plaster of paris. once hardened, remove pillow and fill mold with concrete!
~Garden statue~ I'm gonna admit that this is kinda creepy.but I think if it actually turned out that it would be sorta pretty. (Cut the back half of the doll's head off and fill the front piece with cement for a sculptured doll head for your garden.
This type was made over a glass bowl (covered in plastic wrap), with the concrete over it. The stem is a bud vase with the concrete mix over it. These are my new favorite stem, and the easiest! And the bud vases come in some very cute shapes.
DIY Cement Mushrooms: The crown is created by digging a hole in the ground and filling w/ cement, the stem is a two-liter drink bottle w/ top + bottom lopped off. Just in case I ever need a cement mushroom.