10 Clever Ways to Use Paper Heart DoiliesJanuary 29, 2018 | FILED UNDER: Valentine's Day
There is something about simple paper heart doilies that I just love so much! These fancy and delicate little pink and red hearts make me nostalgic for the Valentine’s Day of my childhood. I can’t resist buying some at this time of year. A pack of these pretty paper doilies is typically only a dollar or two and there are so many ways to incorporate them into your Valentine’s Day crafting. Read on to see my top ten favorite ways to use paper heart doilies.
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Top 10 Paper Heart Doily Craft Ideas
1. Use heart doilies to stencil tote bags
This is one of my favorite ways to use a paper doily – as a stencil! This is an especially fun kids project for Valentine’s Day.
2. Create a pretty Valentine’s Day wreath
How delicate the doilies look when painted with soft watercolor pastels and layered onto a wreath form!
3. Add them to heart balloons
A simple way to make instance Valentine’s Day balloons. Tape a few paper doilies to the string!
4. Wrap your drinks along with baker’s twine
Jazz up some drinks in an instant for a special Valentine’s Day treat. This idea works on any cup!
5. Turn them into strawberries!
Heart doilies don’t have to just be used on Valentine’s Day. Find creative ways to use them year-round!
6. Create pretty napkins for Valentine’s Day
Another fun stamping technique using heart doilies. These would make pretty gifts!
The holes in paper doilies make them perfect to sew together! Be sure to use sturdy doilies for this project.
8. Use them to line envelopes
What a fun surprise when you open an envelope! Just slot in and adhere with a piece of double-sided tape.
9. Create an elegant table runner
Layer heart doilies down the center of the table for an instant runner. No gluing or taping required!
10. Make unicorn valentines for your friends!
A fun Valentine craft idea for kids. Turn heart doilies into unicorns (or another animal of choice!)
Like these heart doily ideas? Then don’t miss my other Valentine’s Day crafts!