This woman has 100s of amazing ways to wrap gifts and crafty things. Will make all your presents look more interesting!
Kitchen Cake. would be great for a house warming gift.
Towel cakes are a great wedding gift, bridal shower gift or baby shower gift. You can also add a theme (cooking utensils, bath goodies). See www.youtube.com/... for a video how-to.
wedding shower towel "cake" -- the website has several different images of "cakes" people have made