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.
DIY Lighting Ideas for Teen and Kids Rooms - DIY Doily Lamp - Fun DIY Lights like Lamps, Pendants, Chandeliers and Hanging Fixtures for the Bedroom plus cool ideas With String Lights. Perfect for Girls and Boys Rooms, Teenagers and Dorm Room Decor
Either this or the green glass lamp- I'm leaning toward doing something similar to this using bright green and blue for the centers of the motifs, and bright white for the edges. Probably a simple clear glass or white lamp base.