Christmas Craft Project: Advent Calendar-- think I'll sew some small, reusable cloth bags, and find a slightly different way to arrange the clothes pins, so that there's more space for the bags. Love the idea of painting the clothes pins, though!
Tutorial sombrero de lana - DIY Boiled Wool Cloche Hat Tutorial from alvan at Craftster. Go to the link to see how cleverly she made this pattern with a stocking a duct tape. I can see this technique being used for custom headwear for cosplay.