PACKING TWINE is the star here. (This is a german site, would have to use english pattern.) Crochet storage bowls from packing twine - nice alternative!
Petite Fee: Granny Squares for cushion
crochet flower ring - DIY - tutorial -- made from a bangle bracelet, she used these as small picture frames in a wall grouping. was thinking these or a variation could be used as a napkin ring on a smaller ring :)
crocheted blankets Giant, Giant Granny Square Blanket - Knitting Crochet Sewing Crafts Patterns and Ideas! - the purl bee crochet blankets C.
A crochet skirt guard.
Crocheted Grammy Star - from gracious rain
Stilbruch Red and White Afghan, no pattern or item listed for sale, crochet inspiration,
podkins: Another lovely crocheted stool cover project by Blair from Wisecraft Pics with a mini-tutorial.