First up: Painted pumpkins from Better Homes And Gardens Magazine, circa 1961:
A simple and pretty centerpiece from 2004 - nestle a pumpkin into the center of a wreath of leaves:
From 2005, Pumpkin Nog -looks pretty, and sounds kind of good:
How cute is this? From 2006, a centerpiece with a kitty at the pumpkin farm:
This one is from last year - make a stencil for your pumpkin from a paper doily - so pretty!
And from their 2008 October issue - I LOVE this idea! Polka-dotted pumpkins!
I've been a subscriber to this magazine for 30 years or more, and you can always count on them for delicious and easy recipes, and for great gardening and decorating ideas. Just another of my favorite magazines.