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How to make your own wrapping paper

By: Plenty Magazine on Nov. 3, 2009, 3:11 p.m.
Imprint template into a potato

Photo: Lindsay Kurz/Plenty

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Imprint the template shape into the potato

1. Cut the potato in half and press against a towel to remove excess moisture.

2. Place the paper template over the potato half and use a pencil to trace and lightly carve in the template shape.