...until your drawer is stuffed to overflowing.
So, what to do with all the Sugar & Cream you bought at the Michael's sale (and all the other sales throughout 2007)?
Mason Dixon Knitting has some handy uses for these inexpensive balls of cotton -- baby bibs and burp cloths. The bib uses almost a full ball, the burp cloth uses 1-2, depending on the size (your mileage may vary).
Easy, mindless garter, cute result, useful for moms and babies alike. Very portable. Nice change from dishrags and socks, too.