Cereal box covered in scrapbook paper with magnets on the side of the fridge. Great place to put the mail pile or menus. Or school papers to sign. (I would just glue magnets to the back of the box, it would look better.
customized utensil holder: paint galvanized pipe straps and narrow strips of wood in desired colors. Once dry, screw the pipe straps into the wooden strips and hang on the wall or on the back of a door. slip utensils through the pipe straps. Or copper.
I saw other sock organizers.great ways to organize a small sock drawer. and I thought, ok now what about all the rest of my socks? This is a good idea for larger quantities. Use a shoe organizer to organize socks and underwear.