This rustic DIY bed frame offers tons of bedroom storage. Recycled wooden crates slide into place to hold extra pillows, blankets, bedding, out-of-season clothing, and more. -- 15 Inventive Beds You Can Make Yourself: Bob Vila.
As a gift = Wrap a bottle of wine using old shirt sleeves and a pair of cuff links. No directions but if I were making this I would just cut the shirt sleeve, make a hem, add a pair of cuff links and there ya go.