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.
Felt Clover How-To DIY crafts and gift idea. This can be used for many things. The actual project is a barrette. It could be made as a pin, put in other types of craft projects and decor, and used with gift wrap ideas.