Faerie Garden in a lantern! I have one, though I'd love to get my hands on a little faerie figure like this one! I have a battery operated tealight in my lantern, but I like the plant idea. Maybe succulents.
Make an old dresser into a book shelf? Got an old dresser with broken drawers or even worse missing drawers? Got lots of Books? I got a solution! Remove the drawers to your dresser and place books in them!