Thanks to alert reader Dee, I learned why I was seeing pumpkins at the grocery store in August. I mentioned this in my last Just CrossStitch update. Pumpkins ripened earlier this year than in most years, Dee responded in Reader Feedback.
Cork bulletin boards are the flip phones of the message board world, with magnetic chalkboards and refrigerators being used in many homes. These 3" x 3" designs stitch up in no time -- you can make one or two in a weekend. They are also nice stocking stuffers for fellow stitchers or novices. Each kit includes the chart, magnet and backing.