Basket to keep your hairdryer/straightener/curler off the sink & out of the way. Kind of ugly, but I may try something like this (maybe paint it?) since between Tiff and I we have a blow dryer, two curling irons and a straightener on the sink right now!
Use metal mesh magazine racks to store produce. The openings let the produce breath, and the baskets look great hanging on the wall filled with colorful fruits and vegetables -- 9 Tips for Kitchen Organization: AHRN.
Oh, sure, you can just set your fruit bowl anywhere on your countertop. But you'll free up valuable counter space if you put your fruit in a basket on the end of an upper cabinet near your kitchen sink.