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DIY: Walnut shell Advent calendar

By: Ashley Chase on Nov. 3, 2009, 11:58 a.m.

Photo: Lindsay Kurz/Plenty

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Tie on the ribbon and label

1. When the glue is dry, tie a ribbon around each walnut and fashion in a bow.

2. Reuse ribbons from old gifts, packaging or even salvaged from old clothing. Before you tie the knot, slip a paper square with the corresponding date onto each bow.