How to Make a Perpetual Calendar

Read old memories while you write down new ones! A fun DIY calendar that can be used for years.

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How to Make a Perpetual Calendar
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Grab you supplies

Grab you supplies

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I chose to cut my 3x5 index cards in half, I don't need as many index cards (365 days worth) & they would fit easier in the box with pens as well!

I chose to cut my 3x5 index cards in half, I don't need as many index cards (365 days worth) & they would fit easier in the box with pens as well!

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A half of a 4x6 index card vs a half of 3x5

A half of a 4x6 index card vs a half of 3x5

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The exciting part! <cringe> Sit down and put a tv show on and get to stamping, it will take a little bit of time but be patient!

The exciting part! <cringe> Sit down and put a tv show on and get to stamping, it will take a little bit of time but be patient!

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Most date stamps do not have a blank year. Slice off an old year with a razor.

Most date stamps do not have a blank year. Slice off an old year with a razor.

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Get into the habit of writing something down everyday. Set it out on your desk or your night stand and don't forget readily available pens!

Get into the habit of writing something down everyday. Set it out on your desk or your night stand and don't forget readily available pens!

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I cut out 12 extra index cards so I could separate each month.

I cut out 12 extra index cards so I could separate each month.

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I used a fossil watch box. My calendar fits perfectly within it plus pens! My box is 3.5"x3.5".  *Use a berry container next time you bring home fruits! Spray paint or keep it neutral!

I used a fossil watch box. My calendar fits perfectly within it plus pens! My box is 3.5"x3.5". *Use a berry container next time you bring home fruits! Spray paint or keep it neutral!

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Add pictures or a small item for the particular day to come back to every year! Hope you have fun & enjoy =)

Add pictures or a small item for the particular day to come back to every year! Hope you have fun & enjoy =)

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