Lace Doilies are pretty and elegant. They can add beauty to a room just by sitting there but they can also serve a purpose. Most doilies are white but they do come in many colors and if you have the ability to make them you can have any color you like. Doilies come in different sizes and when hand made they can vary slightly. If you can’t make one then there are many places you can buy them like a craft store.
A lace doily can be placed on a table and can be used as a place to put a decorative piece like a vase or bowl.
A lace doily can be part of a wardrobe and pinned or sewed onto an outfit to add a touch of elegance. A white doily looks great on a black sweater for a splash of contrast.
A thick dense doily can be used on the arms of a chair or sofa to help protect the arms while adding beauty to the furniture. Or it can be placed along the top of the sofa or stuffed chair to provide a beautiful headrest. It can be pinned in place to keep it from moving around as it rests on the furniture.
A doily can be used as a decorative piece in the bathroom. On the toilet tank it can be a spot where you put another decorative piece. It can also be placed on the sink with a cup on it.
A really nice doily can be put in a picture frame by itself or you can place it in a frame with a picture in the center. The doily will add elegance to the picture in the frame.
Doilies are a great addition to Victorian furnishings. The lace and elegance help to enhance the room.
A small lace doily can be placed in hair to add beauty and decoration to a hairdo. Use a hairpin to hole the doily in place.
A stack of doilies can be used as coasters. Keep the stack handy and when you need to use a coaster they are nearby and handy. They also look nice sitting in a stack.
A lace doily is a fun and elegant piece of decoration. If you can make them yourself you can give them away as gifts. Doilies can be made of many different kinds of materials like cotton, linen and acrylic.