I've noticed more and more that people get rid of doilies either by thrifting them, giving them away for free, or throwing them out. Here's a creative and unique looking idea for a light shade using doilies.
Do you have old light bulbs that are not broken? Instead of just throwing them away, you can repurpose them as some creative things. Check out this list of Creative Light Bulb DIY Ideas and try one of them.