Turn the legs of your old jeans into fabric baskets. This tutorial gives measurements for making 3 different sizes of baskets. This is quite clever. They would look quite nice on a dresser for loose stuff.
One of the rooms at the B&B inn This is exactly what I want to do - back our bedside tables with old doors or shutters and add sconces!From My Front Porch To Yours: How I Found My Style Sundays- Faded Charm