Upcycle standard ball ornaments by adding a crochet cover. Use a contrasting metallic yarn that increases the sparkle.
Crochet Flower Wreath
Attach crocheted flowers and ribbons to a foam wreath form. While poinsettias are a good choice for the holidays, you can change the flowers to use this idea at any time of the year.
Foldable Holiday Tree
This holiday tree folds flat for easy storage or transportation to other locations. Use bits of leftover yarn in various colors to create the ornaments.
Festive Bird Ornament
This small [bird] can decorate a holiday tree or brighten any window. Use up ends of yarn skeins for this small but quick gift.
Protect wood surfaces with crocheted coasters. They are quick to make and small, so you can carry this craft project in your bag and work on it while waiting for appointments.