Have you tried making bath scrubbies? They're really simple to crochet and a great way of using up leftover bits and pieces of yarn (or knitlon) Click through for free pattern. Uses Nylon Knitting Ribbon.
Pretty Petals Potholder - These beautiful pompom flowers will serve double-duty in your kitchen—they’re also handy potholders! Line them with cotton batting and wool felt for added finger protection. I made one in red years ago and still use it!
Crochet in Color: Ombre Basket Pattern great colors.Think I'll crochet little legs for mine to sit one by crocheting a sturdy french knot to keep the bottom of it cleaner.Would make a great yarn basket.