Blow up a balloon, cover it in doilies using a craft glue. When it's dry, pop the balloon & you have an awesome decoration. Bet you could use it as the lampshade on a small pendant light, too. Great-gramma's and my MIL's doilies may find another use.
Wine Bottle Pendant Lights You can make so many things with a bottle cutter. For instance, these kitchen pendants were crafted from three old wine bottles. Cut just below the neck, wrapped in decorative wire then fitted with electrical fixtures.