Option Use I second piece of same bottle, make a pincushion on one end ( glue gun a ribbon to cover the raw edge) and the zipper for a sewing kit! Two plastic bottles and a zipper, nice small gift holder.
DIY: PVC Pipe Shoe Storage - so fun and so simple, could easily spray paint or cover in fabric or paper too. maybe a horizontal layout of two rows or something. I think this would be good for garage "yard shoes" storage