Look at things in a new way
Doily dress by ArmoursansAnguish
Doily table runner - with great tutorial on how to make it - from Ashley Anne – under the sycomore
Covered Stones by Knittalatte
For example doilies - hopelessly old fashioned, would have been my first thought - until i've discovered these ideas. Now i wish i still had a grandmother, who could make some for me, to give one of these projects a go.
Maybe the next visit to the fleamarket will offer opportunities - what do you think?