Time is Money
Make your own monogram plates, this would be a cute gift!
Buy inexpensive frames, paint the frame, and paint the glass with chalkboard paint.
I think I've posted something like this before. An old window frame with fabric but can easily put in other things. An old map, a piece of tapa cloth, a montage of family photos just tacked into the gaps as well as little objects. Love the patchwork of various cushions and the bunting above the bed.
Old Window Headboard
Living Savvy: How To: Reupholster a Wingback Chair
DIY Bathroom dishes
Little Bit Funky: How to turn a mason jar into a spillproof cup with straw (for ~50 cents or less!)!
milk carton watering can- clever!