I like this for my office! Dump A Day 24 Amazing Uses For Old Pallets! Ok, it's not technically re-purposed decor for and event. but it gives you an idea on how to use old pallets in for your new decor!
Use Beeswax to Waterproof Canvas Shoes: I LOVE this one, especially for beach season or rainy season. You can use a bit of beeswax to waterproof your shoes! Just rub the wax onto your shoes, blow-dry to seal, and you’re done.