I love lace elements. My wedding gown was made of lace. We used lace patterns on our invitations and actual lace on our programs and other DIY elements. And I always love detail shots that I see that incorporate lace but modernize it a bit. Here are two great examples of what I mean:
Both photos by Country Living
I love how the lace doilies are sewn together to make a table runner in the first photo and think displaying a bunch of vintage doilies on a cake plate puts a new spin on how we think of decorating with doilies. Seeing these pictures made me go back and find the photos of lace elements for weddings that I had saved in my own planning.