When you say vintage, you think about a style mostly made with wood, and metal. This style is really great as home decor. Here are vintage and rustic projects that are not only beautiful but also useful.
DIY Vintage Crate Boot Rack
Image and Idea at Finding Home Farms
DIY Rustic Magnet Knives Wall Rack
Image and Idea at eHow
DIY Rustic TV Stand
Image and Idea at Craftsman Drive