October 20 ~ Handmade Holiday Inspiration

on October 20 | in Handmade Holidays, Sewing Inspiration | by | with 24 Comments

Doily Star Decoration by Melissa from One Crafty Mumma

Melissa’s easy tutorial will have you searching high and low for doilies to repurpose into these fun ornaments…

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24 Responses to October 20 ~ Handmade Holiday Inspiration

  1. Danijela says:

    Well,I have few doily I could use for this,simple but cute idea.

  2. Tabitha says:

    No crochet crochet!

  3. MarciaW says:

    We have a set of crochet doilies in shape of stars that are starched very stiff – my mother made them – and they do look great trimming the tree.

  4. Anne Marie says:

    These are adorable – such a cute idea.

  5. Andrea says:

    Love these! Now to find some doilies…

  6. Genevieve says:

    So cute!

  7. marcia says:

    Doilies have always appealed to me. It’s great to learn of another way to incorporate them into a craft.

  8. Ginger says:

    This reminds me of my Grandma

  9. Jenn Lang says:

    Great idea for our Old Fashioned Country Christmas theme at the Library where I work!

  10. Liz says:

    These are beautiful!

  11. VickiT says:

    Thank you. These are so cute and remind me of my Grandma who used to make something very similar to them years ago.

  12. Jess says:

    Ooh, or I could just CROCHET the doilies!!!

  13. Jessica says:

    Perfect. I have so many lovely doiles made by my husbands great aunt. I always want to display them, but I’m never sure how.

  14. Cinnamon says:

    I am always looking for ways to re-purpose my doilies. This is awesome! Thank you.

  15. Glenys says:

    Ooo I like the use of the doilies!

  16. Pamela says:

    Both books look like fun – I could use some new gift ideas!

  17. Kati says:

    I love the one on the left! So pretty and reminds me of my great aunt’s house!

  18. Melissa says:

    Quick and simple, thanks!

  19. Molly Martin says:

    These are so vintage like!

  20. Mary says:

    These are superb! I saw a huge pile of doilies at the car boot sale the other week, I knew I should have bought them!

  21. Natalie V2 says:

    Oh! I have a belly-ache of regret for not grabbing the bunch of doilies at the thrift shop. I thought I was being “reasonable” by walking away. But who wants to be reasonable when it comes to having plenty of good sewing supplies on hand!?!!

  22. Ginny says:

    Finally, a cute doily craft that I actually like! Now to go find the perfect doilies . . .

  23. Ginny says:

    Finally, a cute doily craft that I actually like! Now to go find the perfect doilies . . .

  24. karin says:

    Love this. Looks easy too. What a good idea for a present topper.

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