Nifty·Posted on Dec 14, 201234 Things You Can Improve With A SharpieWho knew this is the world's most versatile pen?by Pippa ArmbresterBuzzFeed ContributorFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. Chair i224.photobucket.com A super cheap Ikea chair + Sharpie = an awesome leopard-print seat. Made by this clever blogger. 2. Wallpaper An inexpensive (but time-consuming) way to add pattern to your walls. Read more about it here. 3. Sunglasses henryhappened.com Prettify dollar store sunglasses with some spots, like this resourceful crafter. 4. Gift Tags Use old book pages, handmade stencils, and Sharpie to make your own holiday gift tags. Check out a full tutorial here. 5. Napkins blogger.com Doodle cute motifs on plane white napkins, as done by The Salty Pineapple. 6. Mugs Polka dots, words, black and white, color — the possibilities are endless. Counter clockwise from the upper left Behind Every Great Man, Mustache, Blue and Red Pattern, Polka Dots, Geometric, and Yellow and Pink Triangles. 7. Eggs flickr.com Doodle on eggs for Easter — or any time of year. From the blog of Alisa Burke. 8. Pouch Use neon colors to create a bright geometric accessory. Check out the directions by Dismount Creative. 9. Leopard Stool blog.sharpie.com Decorate a piece of white fabric in a leopard print design, then use it to cover up an old ottoman. From Little Pink Monster. 10. Spin Art bloombakecreate.com You'll need a spinart machine (apparently these exist) to make this awesome circular artwork. Watch a video tutorial here. 11. Sneakers flickr.com Turn plain white sneakers into floral, Marikmekko-inspired kicks. Read about the pair shown here. 12. Dishes Draw, doodle, or write on a plate, then bake it at 150 degrees for 30 minutes to make it permanent! Clockwise from the upper left corner: Floral Pattern, Monsters, Cats, and Cooking Quote. 13. Flower Pot craftpond.com Write your favorite quote or poem around the outside of a white flower pot, like The Craft Pond did. 14. Pillow Use rubbing alcohol to create a watercolor-like effect. Check out the tutorial Radical Possibilities. 15. Twist Ties media-cache-ec5.pinterest.com A great packaging idea! Decorate twist ties with spots and stripes, as pinned here. 16. Christmas Ornaments the36thavenue.com Use stencils and Sharpies to prettify old ornaments. Check out the tutorial here. 17. Tie Dye T-Shirt genuinemudpie.ca Rubbing alcohol can create a tie-dye effect. Find the how-to here. 18. Lamp blogger.com Scribble your favorite quotes, song, or poem on an old lampshade. Check all the details here. 19. Zenstones wordpress.com These would be cute stocking stuffers with names and occasions written on them. Made by this artsy blogger. 20. Message Stones Tell someone how you really feel. As seen on this blog. 21. Plastic Bags artyjudy.wordpress.com Doodle all over plastic bags to mix fun and functional. These were found on Bablisme. 22. Rug Add pattern to a blank carpet-- with lots of patience. The one shown was created by this blogger 23. Coffee Cup tumblr.com A way to pass the time during a boring work meeting or class. Found on Tumblr. 24. Flower Vases creativejewishmom.typepad.com Paint wine bottles white, then decorate with geometric patterns like this crafter. 25. Nails small-good-things.com Make them Vivienne Westwood Inspired, as shown here. media-cache-ec6.pinterest.com Or polka dots with white nail polish and silver Sharpie, like this pinner. 26. Necklace blogger.com Color wooden washers to make a quick and easy necklace, as done by See That There. seethatthere.com Or color round wooden beads, like this blogger. 27. Envelope Lining blogalacart.com Color page reinforcers and use them to line envelopes for pretty invitations or any other snail mail. Check out the tutorial here. 28. Gift Box blogger.com Decorate little gift boxes for tiny gifts — find the instructions and template here. 29. Stationery Draw a crosshatch pattern inside stencils for fun and elegant stationary. Check out the tutorial here. 30. Guitar media-cache-lt0.pinterest.com A little nerve-wracking, but a cool way to personalize your instrument. Found on this flickr stream. 31. Dog Bowls Flickr: maggiestiefvater Personalize your pooch's dishware, like Literary Lama. 32. Light Switch Cover media-cache-ec2.pinterest.com Add a pop of color to your walls — and make it easier to find that light switch. Pinned here. 33. Gift Wrap minieco.co.uk A great way to decorate plain brown paper gift wrapping. Read some tips on how to do it here. 34. iPhone Case blogger.com You'll need the full rainbow of Sharpies, but this would make for a great gift! Find detailed directions here. Can’t get enough DIY? Sign up for the BuzzFeed DIY newsletter and we’ll send tips, tutorials and inspiration straight to your inbox!