10 Stunning Vintage Doily DIY Ideas

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It’s pretty clear that I “love me some vintage ” but I’ve never really dived into different ways to incorporate these goodies into our sewing.   So today, I’ve rounded up some stunning vintage doily DIY ideas to help get your creative juices flowing!

Create stunning home decor and one of a kind garments with these vintage doily DIY ideas! The Sewing Loft

Stunning Vintage Doily DIY’s

 

Using vintage doilies is a great way to add texture and interest to your creations or even as stand alone projects. Below you’ll find some doily projects that are sure to spark your creativity.

Stunning vintage doily DIY ideas! The range from clothing to home decor.

1.  Doily Wedding Dress

Okay, so I couldn’t resist starting off with this one. If you’re thinking about a handmade dress for that special day, this dress with a doily overlay might be an option. Lots of patience for this one.


Stunning vintage doily DIY ideas! The range from clothing to home decor.

2.  Wall Art

Who said wall art has to be complicated? Create a beautiful art display with your favorite doilies.


Stunning vintage doily DIY ideas! The range from clothing to home decor.

3. Doily Bowls

Make these fun DIY doily bowls in spring time colors with just glue, food coloring and a few more simple supplies.


Stunning vintage doily DIY ideas! The range from clothing to home decor.

4. Furniture Accents
Here’s a creative approach to furniture accents. Add doilies to furniture for a one-of-a-kind look.


Stunning vintage doily DIY ideas! The range from clothing to home decor.

5. Candle Holders

Gorgeous and easy to make, these doily candle holders are a beautiful way to add ambiance to any room.


Stunning vintage doily DIY ideas! The range from clothing to home decor.

6. Summer Dress

Transform Grandma’s doily collection into a keepsake that will last a lifetime.


 

Create stunning home decor and one of a kind garments with these vintage doily DIY ideas! The Sewing Loft7. Table Runner

Here’s a great way to create a “delicate” table for spring. Carefully stitch ready made doilies together or try their crochet tutorial.


Stunning vintage doily DIY ideas! The range from clothing to home decor.

8. Garland

Decorate your wall with lights and whimsy using dyed doilies to create a beautiful garland.


Stunning vintage doily DIY ideas! The range from clothing to home decor.

9. Stool Cover

If you know how to crochet or want to learn, this stool cover is a great inspiration project.


Create stunning home decor and one of a kind garments with these vintage doily DIY ideas! The Sewing Loft10. Doily Inset

Keep things cool and breezy this summer with this doily DIY. The simple inset adds a splash of detail for a one of a kind look.


Love the look of vintage but are inspired to make your own? Check out these classes to show you how!

Freeform Crochet ClassFreeform Crochet class 1

As you can see, doilies aren’t just for your grandma’s table or shabby chic decor. With creativity and an infusion of your personal style, the skies this limit with what you can create.

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Comments

  1. Thanks for the ideas! Despite using lots of my mom’s doilys the usual ways there are quite a few left stored in a drawer.

  2. Thank you so much for including me in your awesome roundup! I’ll share 😀 xo

  3. Yolande Bergeron says:

    Bonjour
    I realy like what you have done with the different doilies. The wedding dress is beautifull and the camisole, love it. I use paper Doily for making envelope and decorated with flowers for my granddaughters Valentin’s card. Enjoy your creativity and thank you to share it with us.
    Merci
    MIMIYO

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