Turn the legs of your old jeans into fabric baskets. This tutorial gives measurements for making 3 different sizes of baskets. This is quite clever. They would look quite nice on a dresser for loose stuff.
Handbags & Wallets - Free sewing pattern and full photo tutorial for this fully-reversible bucket tote bag. Im making some in nursery fabrics as baby shower gifts - handy and they hang up too. - How should we combine handbags and wallets?