bottle cap candles, burn 1 to 1.5 hours ~ great for travel or to use when you're entertaining on the deck at night...soooo easy to make! These would make adorable little gifts bundled in a bag and tied with a string for stockings etc...
Thin grey cardboard: Simple and Creative Ideas for Recycling Cereal Boxes...I have been saving them for this!
How to make gift bags from newspaper. You don't have to ever buy another gift bag after learning this.
DIY Tutorial: Neck Tie Recycling Ideas / DIY Neck Tie Bracelets and 20+ Bracelets For Inspirations - Bead&Cord