Fabric covered cork board with nail head trim. Made 2 of these for Christmas, my only problem was the nail head trim I used was too long and the nails poke through the back of the board. Other than that they turned out super cute!
I was looking around for some pretty thumbtacks for my new pin board but couldn't find anything that fitted the bill. In the end I decided to make my own using some pretty cabochons . Free tutorial with pictures on how to make a push pin in under 10 mi.