Glass bottles and jars: save your glass jars instead of buying travel mugs. You can spray paint or paint them to add a personal touch. Cuppow makes reusable lids that fit many jars. Or checkout this tutorial on how to make your own.
Paint cans: remove the labels from the can and cover it with scrapbook paper. You can use it to hold art supplies.
Old furniture: repaint and replace knobs and handles on furniture to make it look like new.
Old Suitcases: feeling extra creative? Check out these Pinterest boards for ways to reuse old suitcases and other “junk.”
Magazines: make collages to decorate your room by cutting out pictures or pages from old magazines.
Cans: clean and paint aluminum cans to make pencil and knick-knack holders that can be used on your desk.