as Growth Chart: Record how quickly your child has grown by lining up shoes in a shadow box and labeling them with the appropriate ages. I'm a sucker for baby shoes! Could use the other shoe(s) & make another shadowbox for grandma :)
I don't know how I feel about "upcycling" a book and book crafts in general but this is pretty cute! Upcycled Zippered Book Clutch – Free Sewing Tutorial by See Kate Sew + Upcycled Sewing Projects by Betz White
Wrap some baker's twine or other string around a wooden block to create a graphic textured stamp. -can also use rubber bands- Stamp on inside of paper bags from grocery store or paper that comes in mailed packages, use as wrapping paper.