As we go through this "economic downturn" I am so curious to see what good comes from it. You know, kind of like, when times get tough, the tough get going. I'm certain that we'll look back on this time as one of great ingenuity. Just look at these examples. Be forewarned, you might find yourself planning a project soon after.
Painting a piano, Design Mom.
Papering the fridge, Casapinka.
Draw your own wall paper, Kellie.