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.
How to put the practices of permaculture to use in your own back yard. Combining the best of natural landscaping and edible landscaping, permaculture aims for a site that sustains itself. I like this trellis method - Gardening DIY