Tutorial for how to make miniature decorative bird cage - interesting technique with sticks stuck into styrofoam - easily modified for realistic cage. Good because I never have birdcage just laying around.
Easy DIY Suitcase Tutorial Make a pretty vintage suitcase craft out of an old shoebox! A pretty & inexpensive way to wrap birthday presents or Christmas gifts. Much cheaper than the pre-made craft store or home decorating store versions!
DIY Cardboard-Lantern includes Template -- paint with crackle paint for aged look, use transparencies or page protector plastic for "glass", add seasonal embellishments and battery tea lights (Diy Paper)