You get a load of fruits of different sizes that fit inside each other like russian dolls, and you carve them like pumpkins. They look really cute when they're all lined up, and it's a quick easy fun project that anyone can do.

Step 1: procurement

Go to the supermarket and buy the fruit. We used, in order of descending size:


check the sizes, and try to get quite round fruit. e.g. rummage around for a -round- lemon.
XD this is way too cute. I think my fav is the pomegranate
The lemon and lime are so adorable.
everyone loves the lime! next time round, I want to do a <a rel="nofollow" href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kumquat">kumquat</a>kumquat too, with a tiny mini shaved down tea light candle in it...<br/>
These are &quot;Matryoshka dolls&quot;--my wife's family is Russian, and we have a few.<br/><br/><a rel="nofollow" href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Matryoshka_doll">Wikipedia</a> says:<br/><br/><em>Matryoshka is a derivative of the Russian female first name &quot;Matryona&quot;, which is traditionally associated with a corpulent, robust, rustic Russian woman.</em><br/><br/>But my wife says it's a traditional russian name for grandmother...<br/>
thanks for the tip - I had no idea how to spell that...!
Oh, and it's a cool project!
Blast, you beat me to the punch! Great documentation.
thanks dude! it's all about the slideshow.
That's an awesome idea! I give you a round of applause! <strong>applaud</strong><br/>
Great idea! [+]
This is awesome! You should add it to the DIY Halloween contest.
Way Cool !!
Brilliant concept!
Awesome! i'll have to try that some time. Great idea and instructable!

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