DIY Button Hearts. These are done by gluing buttons on scrapbook paper using craft glue, but you could sew them on fabric. Original sources for button hearts at pompom rouge: top photo here, bottom photo here.
DIY Free Pattern for Sock Monkey Hats… for children. Patterns this cute aren’t always free, and this one is! It’s an easy pattern using size 6 needles. Free pattern and instructions from Vintage Umbrella here.
Last Post of 2011 with a New Years Eve Mini Ball! DIY Plastic Cup Sphere - kind of retro, but really cool. I’m not sure how easy it is to get this shape simply gluing plastic cups together but here is the tutorial at Honest to Nod here. *These are tiny cups – the photo name was “shot glass ball”.
It’s really hard to say when, but sometimes I legitimately feel like this.
Pattern no longer available at above link. You can find the PDF download from The Floss Box for $3 here: http://www.theflossbox.com/store/pattern/spring-cross-stitch-5
DIY Mini Hot Air Balloons. They aren’t just for Christmas/Holidays (because face it, time has essentially run out for most projects!). Tutorial from EPBOT here (plus she has links to a site for the mini baskets).