Here are a few "crafty" things I made for one of my closest friends for her birthday. I found all the patterns on various blogs.
These are vinyl front zipper pouches and here is where I found the tutorial.
This checkbook cover turned out so cute and it was super simple. Here is the tutorial.
Here is the tutorial for this great notebook cover. I had never made a journal/notebook cover like this before and it was a lot of fun!