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.
(Make smaller ones for xmas tree.Doily Lantern: Simple steps to a stunning centerpiece! Your guests will always remember their table and the magical atmosphere your wedding exuded with these delicate doily lamps.
Lace Tea Light Candle Holder: Hang a blown up balloon from a string, dip lace doilies in wallpaper glue and wrap on balloon. Once they're dry, pop the balloon and then add the tea light candle . great idea from Spirello: Replay DIY