Personalizing your lighting at home can never be this easy! An old lamp can turn into the most gorgeous and über chic lamp shade with just a couple of fabric, paint and hot glue. In this video of Spankie Valentine TV,
you will learn how to reinvent your old lamp and add some delight into your décor.
Clean surfaces of the lamp.
Paint lamp base ensuring all surfaces are painted. Apply second coat after the first coat has dried.
Lay out the fabric and cut 4-inch strips. Repeat the steps cutting several strips.
Lay the fabric strips and cut once more into 4-inch strips. You should get a stack of 4-inch squares.
Fold the stack in half and cut a half circle away from the folded end and repeat the circle cut for all the
To create the flower effect, lay out glue in center of circle and grab the back center. Now, pinch the glue
together. Repeat the steps for all circles.
Place a strip of glue into your lamp shade and press the “flowers”. Repeat over entire lamp shade.
And now your DIY Shabby Chic Lamp and Shabby Chic Lampshade are done!