This isn't exactly an upcycle item but what a cool simple idea - Driftwood Rustic Candle Holder
Its not a cross design, but it could be!
Wooden round cut outs
pfeifers: Holzschild - Freunde
Adventskalender aus Holz selberbauen / wooden advents calendar in shape of a tree via DaWanda.com
DIY Patchwork Stars Make the Star of David.
This saguaro shaped bank is equally at home on a desk in your office or on your child's dresser (coins not included).