Instead of buying beads-1 c. pasta (per color) + 2 T. rubbing alcohol + 2-3 drops food coloring = colored pasta beads
Drill holes in plastic toys for toothbrush holder!
Ring-A-Lings: These pretty baubles have the look of glass enamel but are easily created by painting a metal washer with nail polish. Start with a base coat of white or yellow. Add colors, letting each coat dry before painting on top of it. Top the finished design with a protective coat of clear polish.
Double-layered "braided" fleece blanket: No sewing and NO bulky knots.
These fabric flowers don't have to be added to a pin, they have all sorts of uses! Why not try them on a tote bag or attached to a key chain? Different colours, different centers and different uses make these ideal. You could make a whole bunch of them and keep them for any future use you may discover. Unlike real flowers, these will last a long time.
Cute and easy DIY fabric flower pins