Many artists recycle/upcycle today. Its the thing to do. Here are a few more creative & fun ways by some Etsy artists.
Fun Popcorn Box Clock
Altoid Can Compact Four by silhouettes.
WHISTLE Brown Albita
G I Jane Camouflage Lego Charm Bracelet
Cheese Cracker Original Spiral Bound
Recycled / Upcycled
Journal Notebook - Cheesy Goodness
Mad Magazine Game Notebook