The Cut’s Advent Calendar: 7 Days to Go!

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With only one week left until Christmas, it's officially crunch time. If the tree hasn't been trimmed, presents haven't been purchased, and the traditional yule log DVD dug up to broadcast on your TV day of, now is the moment to get on it. Alternatively, you could channel your inner Ginger Rogers, throw on a slinky gown, and celebrate the fact that you have a whole week to stress about getting ready for Christmas. Might as well pop a bottle of Champagne while you're at it.