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Gorgeous Gourds

Round, twisted, bumpy, or smooth, squash bring the season's beauty and whimsy indoors or out.

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Seasonal centerpiece
Steven Randazzo
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Seasonal Centerpiece

Turn a large squash into a bowl heaped with a mix of ornamental gourds. We used an heirloom variety called Cinderella pumpkin.

Here's how: Place a bowl big enough to rest on the top of a large squash or pumpkin and trace a circle around the circumference with a grease pencil. Scoop out seeds and pulp.

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