Here are a few ideas from around Hometalk. I particularly like this first one, but they are all creative:
You can find a bunch more projects here:
Try doing a search on Etsy--lots of cute creative ideas there. I love it when someone adds legs and turns it into a table!
Here are a bunch of cute ideas: http://www.hometalk.com/search?filter=suitcase&search=&zipcode=
I would just find a central location for it and make it up with little vignettes for the holiday or season that's current! :)
Thank all of you for your help.I have got a couple things in mind.Dee Dee, I just saw something like that and it is very cute!!
Be sure to post a picture and let us see your work of art!
I will!Did you see my Milk Painted wardrobes?
have you seen mine? I have some on my profile. I painted a set of them in animal print. I also have one I made into a doggy bed.
....A Friend of mine had an old musty, moldy one....I suggested: tear out the guts, sand off all the glue, Clorox it out & use it as an "under your bed for hideaway items"....They LUV their new vault/storage unit w/a lock to boot!.....:)