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DIY Green Gift Idea: Epicurean Edibles in Gourmet-Looking Recycled Glass Jars

by , 12/01/11

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Next, cut a square of remnant fabric or even soft paper to fit your lid. We cut ours from some thin paper left over from a bouquet of flowers so we used a few layers instead of one. If your fabric is thick enough, one layer should do. Place it over your lid to make sure it fits.

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  1. Jessica Rozar December 13, 2012 at 4:58 pm

    How long will this pesto last in the jar? It has a lot of fat so I bet it spoils fast!

  2. Yuka Yoneda Yuka Yoneda December 1, 2011 at 12:19 pm

    Jess, you caught me. Those ARE actually pecans in the photo! I decided to use them up rather than buy a whole new plastic thingie of walnuts or pine nuts but yes, let me come clean. They are pecans ! Haha.

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