Dolce & Gabbana's Lace Applique Coat is the ideal jacket for every autumn occasion on your calendar. you could applique lace on to a plain but shabby coat to get another season out of it. or applique plain sheer fabric or small-print lace.
Shoes made from one piece of cut fabric. I know these are meant as experiments for creating real shoes with only having to die cut one piece of material, but I think with my lower skill level, they might make for a fun DIY house shoe project.