Blow up a balloon, cover it in doilies using a craft glue. When it's dry, pop the balloon & you have an awesome decoration. Bet you could use it as the lampshade on a small pendant light, too. Great-gramma's and my MIL's doilies may find another use.
So elegant. Like a lace evening gown of an envelope. I think the best way to do this is to fold a doily first, to see what size card will fit- then print and cut the cards to suit the size of the lace envelope. Image Via: This is Glamorous Good idea
Create a lovely lace doily with this intermediate crochet pattern to add a fancy touch to your dining room table. The Pretty Crochet Doily Pattern from Bernat Yarns uses a small 2 crochet hook mm) and light cotton yarn to form the design.