If you think that lanyards are only used to hold IDs or keys, then think again. These days, almost all items can be made into jewelries or accessories. Just take a look at this lanyard made into a decorative necklace. They are perfect as gifts or give-aways during birthday parties, anniversaries or company events. Just be creative and who knows you'll come up with beautiful accessories that you can use for personal use or you can even sell them.
[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="291"] Avengers Lanyard Necklace from http://www.etsy.com/shop/Monostash[/caption]