DIY cushions for patio furniture. Super easy. I didn't have old cushions to cover so I used layers of cheap bed padding foam wrapped in batting. Look here for how to do boxed corners that are not covered well http://craftapple.wordpress.com/2007/09/01/sewing-tip-squarely-boxing-those-corners/
DIY Upholstered Storage Bench. this would be great for the kids. made as tall as a normal sized chair so it can be used at a desk (for homework, drawing) or diningroom table (extra seating for kids). plus storage for all those toys that cant seem to find a "home"...would love these
Tutorial on How to make simple lined window drapery panels. @Chad Cribbins Cribbins Henderson this could be a good black out curtain while still looking nice, and even have that type of blind behind it for extra "blockage"