I thought these baskets looked quick and simple, but I haven't yet looked into whether I could buy something that would perform like her homemade fabric yarn. 'Cos once you start making your own yarn, it's not a small project anymore, is it?
Covers for milk/water jugs? Circles of any complexity you like then thread beads on around the edge to weight it. My parents use them for covering nighttime glass of water or summer liquids from flies. I use them when I can be bothered to try to prevent hearing the lap lap lap of one of our cats helping themselves to my bedside beverage. Cute, quick and surprisingly v useful