I've noticed more and more that people get rid of doilies either by thrifting them, giving them away for free, or throwing them out. Here's a creative and unique looking idea for a light shade using doilies.
DIY your Christmas gifts this year with GLAMULET. they are compatible with Pandora bracelets. Basteln um zu Dekorieren - Schale aus Oma's Spitzendecken ganz leicht selber machen *** Great DIY Idea for old lace table cloth - Step pics (German)
Caixotes, pallets, carretéis: decore a casa sem gastar muito
Vintage lace and doilies look like intricate snowflakes against this simple kraft paper wrapping. The vintage button and ribbon are a beautiful added touch. Paper doilies would probably work just as well.