They are so easy to make and fun to decorate with...here is how they are made.
I took a sweater from the Goodwill and cut off the sleeve. You will need a ball of twine or rope or yarn..just something to tie it with. You will need to turn the sweater sleeve inside out to start.
Now at this point you can stop or.....
http://hummadeedledee.blogspot.com/2008/09/pumpkin-inspiration-tutorial.html. Have a great time!