When we hear the word “doily” we think of old ladies and their homemade crocheted ornamental mats. In the old days, they were overly used to cover everything in the home, so now our grandmothers have tons of them stacked somewhere in the house. However, doilies are slowly having a comeback. Their complex and beautiful patterns are coming back in fashion, but you can’t just used them like in the old days. If you want to decorate your home with your vintage  doilies and still keep that modern look, here are the top 10 DIY doily projects that will certainly help you blend the old end the new.

Doily Lace Candle Votive Tutorial

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DIY Lace Doily Bowl

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DIY Tutorial-Crochet Doily Turned to a Wall Clock

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Doily Covered Lampshade

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Repurposed Vintage Doilies and Frames

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Not Your Grandma’s Doilies: Doily Art

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DIY Dreamcatcher

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DIY Doily Vase Cover

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DIY Doily Backdrop

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DIY Doily Lantern

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