Here is a great everyday freebie that you may not be aware of: Master's Home Improvement stores provide free wallpaper samples in their home decorator aisle. There are many different colours, styles and textures to choose from.
There are many colours and styles of wallpaper to choose from
If you are crafty, wallpaper is a great versatile medium and can be used for a variety of craft purposes. Take a look on Pinterest for some inspirational wallpaper sample craft ideas. It also makes a great alternative to wrapping paper for small gifts.