Attach wire baskets to the rungs of a wood ladder to create a place to stow accessories, craft supplies, and even fresh produce. Or opt for the ready-made version shown here. Ladder with Wire Basket Displays, about $249; homedecorators.com
Baskets designed to hold fishing tackle or to hook onto a bicycle's handlebars come ready-made with holes in the back. Hung on a kitchen wall with cup hooks, or on a Peg-Board, they make great receptacles for unwieldy kitchen tools or fruits and vegetables that don't require refrigeration.