Put acorns to use with this nutty basket. Hot-glue acorns (with and without caps) to a woven basket. When dry, line the basket with plastic or foil, and place florist's foam inside. Fill with fruit and foliage.
I dry brushed a little bit of green paint on it to lighten it up and added some mini gourds that look like pumpkins with a box of Better Homes and Garden& Berries and Pinecones from Walmart. I added a bit of glaze on the pumpkins to tone down the orange.
Local 1205 in Venice, California is always armed with freshly baked pastries and organic, fair-trade coffee tea. A great place to park yourself with a laptop and just enjoy time with friends, this local place has become a hot spot.