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

Doily-Lace-Candle-Votive-Tutorial

via julieannart.com

DIY Lace Doily Bowl

DIY-Lace-Doily-Bowl

via blog.freepeople.com

DIY Tutorial-Crochet Doily Turned to a Wall Clock

DIY-Tutorial-Crochet-Doily-Turned-to-a-Wall-Clock

via freeprettythingsforyou.com

Doily Covered Lampshade

Doily-Covered-Lampshade

via chickenscratchny.com

Repurposed Vintage Doilies and Frames

Repurposed-Vintage-Doilies-and-Frames

via fleamarkettrixie.com

Not Your Grandma’s Doilies: Doily Art

Doily-Art

via tatertotsandjello.com

DIY Dreamcatcher

DIY-Dreamcatcher

via mycalicoskies.blogspot.com

DIY Doily Vase Cover

DIY-Doily-Vase-Cover

via angelinthenorth.com

DIY Doily Backdrop

DIY-Doily-Backdrop

via ruffledblog.com

DIY Doily Lantern

DoilyLantern

via glamourandgraceblog.com