Look at this beautiful idea repurposing old tin cans into easy candle holders ! The complete steps can be found here (Diy Step House)
Pantry storage - Custom baskets, I like it. How to Make Your Own Basket Out of a Box
This could work with a based wide cardboard roll .
DIY Diaper Box Upcycle diaper box + cheap sheets + embellishments = close to free storage box
Could be good for storage! Cover Aluminum Cans covered in fabric using Fabric Mod Podge perfect Organizer . by Uncommon Designs
I have recycled painted tin soup cans to do and use how you wish. Here is a few ideas. Pens or Pencils.