Dish towels aren't just for drying dishes anymore. Case in point, TipNut has put together a list of ten clever craft projects using the familiar rectangular cloths.
1. Dishtowel tote bags
2. Dishtowel bibs.
3. Dishtowel chair slip covers.
4. Dishtowl window Valance.
5. Dishtowel potholder.
6. Dishtowel teatime accessories.
7. Dishtowel picnic rolls.
8. Dishtowel Grocery bag holder.
9. Dishtowel dog rope toy.
10. Dishtowel sewing machine cover.
For details and links to each project, visit TipNut. For some cool dishtowels that don't cost a ton, take a peek at World Market & Crate & Barrel.