How do you make a doily Bowl?


  1. Cover a bowl with aluminum foil or plastic wrap.
  2. Add Mod Podge Stiffy to a plastic bowl – enough to cover the doilies.
  3. Add a doily to the Stiffy and push it around.
  4. Spread the doily out on the bowl, making sure to center it.
  5. Place the bowls on the covered cookie sheet and place somewhere to dry overnight.

What can you make out of old doilies?

Gather grandma’s doilies because here are 15 cool ways to repurpose them

  1. Lacy candle holder.
  2. Doily luminaries.
  3. Doily pillow.
  4. Doily-back tank top.
  5. Cement doily bowl.
  6. Delicate table runner.
  7. Spherical hanging lamp.
  8. Doily lamp shade.

How do you make a doily bowl out of paper?

How to make pretty paper doily bowls

  1. Blow up a balloon until it is about the size of your fist.
  2. Thin the glue slightly with water and brush some on the balloon.
  3. Repeat the process, overlapping doilies until you have about 3 layers.

What is doily paper?

A doily (also doiley, doilie, doyly, doyley) is an ornamental mat, typically made of paper or fabric, and variously used for protecting surfaces or binding flowers, in food service presentation, or as a head covering or clothing ornamentation.

Are doilies old fashioned?

You may think doilies are old-fashioned but you can use these beautiful lace creations to decorate as well as embellish everything from accessories and clothing to home decor.

What can I craft and sell?

Ten Most Profitable Crafts

  1. Glass Pebble Magnets.
  2. Children’s Headbands.
  3. Palette Clock.
  4. Decorative Champagne Flutes.
  5. DIY Lace Bowls.
  6. Flower Crowns.
  7. Pallet Coasters.
  8. Velvet Pillows.

How do you stiffen doilies with sugar water?


  1. Put sugar and water in a small pan. Over low heat cook and stir mixture constantly until it becomes clear.
  2. Next dampen the crocheted item in fresh water and pat out excess moisture with a towel.
  3. If it’s a doily simple lay it flat and reshape and let it dry.