Slip stitch surface decoration: Fake Latvian Braid. This decoration for knitted projects looks like Latvian Knitting, but is really just crocheted slip stitches made into a knitted foundation. It's really easy to do and is a very effective way to add design interest to your knitting.
Paint Chip Greeting Card Decor Spice up greeting cards with pretty paint chip cutouts. Source: Everyday Cookies 32 Awesome Ways to Upcycle Paint Chips: If you're planning on painting your walls, you'll find yourself with more paint chips than you know what to do with.