For a cute and portable picnic place setting, wrap an old tin can in craft paper, stick a label on it, and fill with a napkin, flatware and a bottled drink. Click through for a tutorial and more tin can crafts.
DIY cupcake stands - so colorful! Get plastic wine glasses from the dollar store, fill the bottom with M&M's (or color coordinating candies) and put the cupcakes on top. I have glass sundae cups I could use. Fun way to serve cupcakes.