Home Depot has 18" whiskey barrels for $30 and Bed Bath & Beyond has 20" glass table toppers for $8.99. This is a great idea for DIY outdoor tables.
Firepit Bench (click for more info)
Wooden crate for blankets. You can get these at Michael's for cheapo, then stain and add handles.
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cool ribbons DIY
DIY Tinted Jars
I've been wanting to experiment with dry brushing paint as more of an accent to a stained furniture piece, than fully painting or whitewashing the whole piece. Dry brushing is a great way to accomp.
DIY Cookie Basket Made From A Paper Plate...maybe for the popcorn