Mottled parchment papers are widely used to make lamp shades. If your lamp shade is damaged, you can create your own one. For the first shade covering, you need to choose a simple cone shaped lampshade frame with a smaller circle-shaped ring with ribs extending to an even smaller washer-like circle. This frame is quite
Lamp not only can give light but also can be used as a sculptural object. How to choose lamp shade size? If your lamp has a single bulb socket, measure the distance from the base of lamp to the stem, the part of the lamp that sits immediately below the socket. If your lamp has

What’s Lamp Shade Spider Fitting

Do you know what is lamp shade spider fitting? Spider A lampshade spider is made of metal arms. Attach the metal arm to the inside top rim of the lampshade. Connect it to a hollow round metal disc that looks like a washer. We also called spider fittings as “washer fittings.” Harp Harp is a

How to Install a Lampshade

Over time, we may want to update a lamp shade. Here are the steps on how to attach a lamp shade. Note the solution is not intended for all lamp shades. Read the manufacturer’s directions before attaching a lamp shade. And size the lamp shade before purchasing. Disconnect lamp, then remove the bulb from the
We like lampshades as they can add charm and flair to our home. However, most of us don’t know how to remove wrinkles from a lamp shade. In fact, it is very easy to remove wrinkles. Use compressed air to blow off any dust or dirt from the shades. Use a stiff brush to gently

Trimming a Lampshade

How to trim a lamp shade? Trim makes lamp shade an active element in décor. Where to Get Lamp Shade Trims Get trimmings or catalogs from some lamp shade retailers. There are a lot of ribbons and laces in a variety of widths in sewing centers. Look for novelty ribbons and trimmings in craft stores.
In the 1970s, strip bar lights were very popular. This type of light reduces shadows, so it is particularly suitable for make-up. Although this light doesn’t match well with some modern decor styles, these fixtures are a perfect candidate for lampshade makeovers. Here’s the steps to make lamp shade for a strip bar light. Cut
Want to create a lamp shade for your perfectly decent lamp? First, you need to create the frame, and then cover it with fabric or decorate it with beads. Build the Frame with wire Step 1. Look for the wires. Choose a wire which is sturdy enough to hold its shape but pliable enough to
A beautiful beaded safety pin night-light shade can add a little glamour to your plain and boring night-light. It is very easy to make this style of night-light shade with beads and pins. It is recommended to use crystal or glass beads to make a pin night-light shade because they can allow light to pass
It is very easy to make a lampshade with punched-tin pattern. You can find tin sheeting at jewelry-maker supply centers or craft stores. Step 1. Cut the tin sheet to the size of the lampshade you want to make. Fit a piece of paper around the lampshade form. Cut it to the size you want