A teapot I used as a vase.
New Uses for Serving Pieces – Appropriate those little used serving pieces for other jobs.
101 Uses for Everyday Things – A number of these items are technically “kitchen” items. Some of the uses I question, but some are really useful.
50 All-Time Favorite New Uses for Old Items – Some non-kitchen things again, but a lot of interesting ideas. (Note: I don’t think the stores would appreciate people collecting paint chips [or cards] for the purpose of making place cards. I’m just saying…)
New Uses for Things In the Dining Room – There’s a little repetition here, but some good ideas too. As regarding using a quilt as a table cloth, I suggest covering it with a piece of clear heavy vinyl cut the size of a table cloth. You should be able to find this by the yard at a fabric store or Wal-mart.