At the Craft & Hobby Association trade show last week, one pretty little piece was making a resurgence on the crafting scene—doilies. This design motif has become more of a staple in crafting, but it saw new life with doily releases from some of your favorite brands. Let’s take a look!
Colored doilies? Polka dot doilies? Just stop! I can’t take the cuteness anymore!
Simple Life by Echo Park
Here’s to going back to basics and celebrating the simpler side of things.
Jubilee by My Mind’s Eye
Let’s celebrate with this pretty pairing of doilies and other delicate motifs.
Doilies by SRM Stickers
Take your doilies a different direction with heart patterns, or keep it more traditional with the basic rounds. Either way, doily details are only a craft store away. No more having to wait for certain holidays to roll around.
Doing doilies in fashion is light, summery and dashing.
Doily Dress by Armoursans Anguish
Look doily divine in this pretty number!
Doily Shirt by KatrinShine
Or maybe shirts are more your scene. This pretty top is just the right amount of elegant meets casual.
Doily Purse by Sound of Home
Need the perfect clutch to go with your doily outfit of choice? This should do nicely!
Doilies are sure to make darling additions to your home. Here are just a few approaches to get your wheels spinning.
Doily Crochet Rug by Eva Villain
This is almost too pretty to place on the floor!
Doily Hoops by Found Vintage Objects
Doilies in embroidery hoops? What a basic yet perfect approach to wall art!
Framed Doily by Market N Main
Or perhaps frames are more your wall art object of choice. You can still get in on the home decor fun with this piece.
Designing with doilies is affordable, fashionable, and oh, so fun! Take a look at just a few of the MANY ideas out there for working with this dainty paper piece!
Doily Christmas-tree Cards by Moon Mum
I know it’s a bit early to be thinking Christmas, but I just ADORE the simplicity of these beautiful cards and couldn’t resist sharing.
Doily Trees by Twoje DIY
I know, I know, it’s August, but this is another perfect Christmas craft that I couldn’t resist sharing.
Doily Garland by The Handmade Home
Need a quick party decor idea. String up a few doilies!
Doily Lanterns by Martha Stewart Weddings
Oh, that Martha! She sure knows how to set the scene. Take a look at the ambiance created with these doilies on paper bags. Note: You’ll want to use those fake candles inside of these beauties.
Doily Shower Curtain by Etcetorize
I’ve never thought about shower-curtain crafts before. This doily design opens up a whole new world of creative possibility!
Doily Envelope Liner by Oh So Beautiful Paper
What a simple yet elegant idea for the inside of an envelope. Is there anything these doilies can’t do?
Doily Envelopes by Mago
Or, why not make your doily the envelope? So easy and so charming!
Doily Flowers/Wreath by Hostess with the Mostess
You need nothing more than the awesome tools at the end of your arms to pinch these flowers into shape. Whether you use them on a wreath, as shown on this post, or on a card front, they’re sure to bloom where they’re planted.
Doily Tags by I Love Die Line Studio
Doesn’t get much cuter or more basic than this!
Dang! That’s a lot of doily business for one Monday. I hope you’re inspired and ready to work doilies into your designs. Or, maybe you already do. If so, please leave a link to where your ideas or posted or simply share how you’ve used or plan to use doilies. I always love hearing from you!
~ Megan Hoeppner
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