Turn the legs of your old jeans into fabric baskets. This tutorial gives measurements for making 3 different sizes of baskets. This is quite clever. They would look quite nice on a dresser for loose stuff.
Complete pattern & instructions for sizes small, medium, large and XLarge This easy to sew, loose fitting jacket will enhance your wardrobe in all seasons. The Shaggy Jacket Small Medium Large XLarge Vintage Pattern A Quilters Wardrobe