Two things glossy magazines have going for them: they're colorful and plentiful. This also means they're a perfect medium with which to make other stuff. The starburst pictured above seems to be made of wire, thread and rolled magazine pages.
Found these bowls (and accompanying tute) over at Craftster.
Sister Diane shows us how to make a magazine reed box over at Craft Stylish.
Diane's rolled technique could be used to make these picture frames too:
Featured recently on Recyclart, this 16" x 40" piece consists of approximately 1050 rolled pages. It was created by Amy Varagiannis. A study in patience, no??