Cute message Idea from a baby announcement (color change for sex of baby) to wedding love bird theme (will you be my bridesmaid announcement). If I used it for a baby announcement I'd make the outside blue and pink and then dye the inside with baby's sex.
Pick up these crates at Michaels for about $4. Stain or paint. Add a pair of shelve racks from Home Depot and Wa La...you have an attractive storage unit for towels or anything else that requires easy access. (note: Reinforce the crate by securing with screws through the wood into the wall.)
Maybe it was just the way my family raised me, but I really like being frugal with my money. I don't like to spend frivolously (other than on food, but that's a story for another day), and I hate throwing out old items that could still have a use. That ol