Use a shower cap to pack shoes and keep the soles from touching your clothes.
No more scrawling your name on bathroom doors and scratching your initials into dinette booths (though we hope you already know not to do that). The I Was Here Travel Journal ($17) is a cool notebook that helps keep track of where you've been, which restaurants you've tried, and what adventures you've had. No vandalism necessary (please).
cut pvc pipes used as shoe storage I'm currently building one that will line the back walls of my closet to be used for shoes, bags, hats, & scarves.
take cheap mismatched plates and glasses - glue together and spray paint to make unique cake stands! (Www.centsationalgirl.com)