Dresser painted to look like stacked suitcases: use a specialty router bit to create the groove to make the fronts of the drawers look like two separate pieces like luggage, then hand paint the fronts to look like leather or canvas luggage, attach clasps
I've noticed more and more that people get rid of doilies either by thrifting them, giving them away for free, or throwing them out. Here's a creative and unique looking idea for a light shade using doilies.
DIY vintage trunk to rolling bar project. The idea of cutting up vintage luggage for crafts irks me almost as much as the idea of cutting up vintage books for crafts. However, this is amazing and I'm not doing anything with those trunks anyway.