Sweet Paul Holiday Countdown: Day 22 - Light Bulb Snowmen -- upcycle your old bulbs! good idea, but I've seen them too with the silver top painted black with a circle of felt glued where the silver ends and the glass starts to create a top hat!
Use milk bottles for pencil storage Recycle plastic milk bottles in to pencil holders. Grab a craft knife and recycle your large plastic milk bottles in to pencil holders. Extra points if you go all OCD and file them by colour.