Still saving plastic grocery bags? Good! Make plarn from them then knit, braid or crochet Easter baskets. Use spring or basket-y colors and they look great. Start with a circle then create straight sides. Add a handle and you're done.
How to Knit a Rug (circle) Without a Pattern
How to Knit an Easter Basket
How to Crochet a Basket
If you've ever braided a rug, the concept is the same. Sew the braid into a circle then sew it into the sides.
Cheap? More than that. They're free. And cool!