I rarely buy cross stitch magazines. I always get the Just Cross Stitch Christmas Ornament issue, but apart from that, I might only buy one or two other issues a year. For me to buy it, a magazine has to have at least three designs in it I would stitch--or one good fox! Magazines can pile up so quickly, and that's my way of keeping my collection under control. Well.
Cross Stitch Crazy, November issue:
The World of Cross Stitching, issue #247, free gift calendar with magazine: