DIY Shabby Chic Decor – Lamp and Lamp Shade

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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,

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you will learn how to reinvent your old lamp and add some delight into your décor.

DIY Shabby Chic Decor

What You Need:

  1. Old lamp
  2. All purpose paint
  3. Brushes
  4. Hot glue gun
  5. Scissors
  6. Fabric
  7. Optional: Glaze

Step 1

Clean surfaces of the lamp.

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Step 2

Paint lamp base ensuring all surfaces are painted. Apply second coat after the first coat has dried.

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Step 3

Lay out the fabric and cut 4-inch strips. Repeat the steps cutting several strips.

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Step 4

Lay the fabric strips and cut once more into 4-inch strips. You should get a stack of 4-inch squares.

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Step 5

Fold the stack in half and cut a half circle away from the folded end and repeat the circle cut for all the

squares.

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Step 6

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.

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Step 7

Place a strip of glue into your lamp shade and press the “flowers”. Repeat over entire lamp shade.

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And now your DIY Shabby Chic Lamp and Shabby Chic Lampshade are done!

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