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By Adeline Lobut

ISBN-10: 1446365875

ISBN-13: 9781446365878

Choosing the proper lampshade can increase the temper of a room yet making lampshades via hand presents a uniquely person contact 50. Thrifty DIY Lampshades will give you a gorgeous but achieveable selection of lampshade initiatives that glance pricey yet should not have the cost tag to check to augment any home!

Each of the 50 initiatives is followed by way of basic directions, diagrams and illustrated by means of attractive images. important templates and stencils also are supplied that can assist you grasp the elemental thoughts, even if you're a whole amateur or a professional DIY-er.

Features a various variety of types, ideas and fabrics for huge allure - together with knitting, stitching, beading, decoupage, upcycling, papercraft and more.

So why no longer liven up your decor with home made lamps in an abundance of types from modern stylish to traditional natural, vintage unfashionable to boho modern.

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Figure 4 If necessary, trim any fabric that overlaps (see Fig. 5). Figure 5 Glue the petals onto the whole large flower. Sew several invisible stitches to make sure they are secured firmly in place (see Fig. 6). Figure 6 Assemble the lighting fixture for the lampshade. Suspend it to make it easier to work with. Use textile glue to attach a fringe to the edge. While drying, hold it in place with clothes pegs. If necessary, reinforce with several stitches using invisible thread. Glue the flowers onto the lampshade, as if it were a climbing plant.

Leave the width of the overlap, at one end, without any fabric. Glue braids using fabric glue along the joins of the scarves. Close up the self-adhesive backing material to form a circle with some double-sided sticky tape. Glue the self-adhesive backing material onto the top of the framework using vinyl glue. Leave to dry, holding in place with clothes pegs. Glue the bottom in the same way. Attach adhesive percale ribbon across the join on the lampshade for a professional finish. Fringed lampshade Materials • Framework: 1 piece of red taffeta: for the width measurements take the widest part of the lampshade + 2cm (3⁄4in) for the seams; height: height of the lampshade + 3cm (11⁄4in) at the top and + 20cm (8in) at the bottom • Matching thread • Fine decorative cord • Beads Instructions Close up the taffeta into a circle.

Press down firmly. Advice: To trace a curve without a pair of compasses, insert a drawing pin at one end of a piece of string at the start of the curve and wrap it around a pencil at the other end. Stretch the string when tracing and turning. B. ). Memories Photo booth Materials • Lamp with 15cm (6in) lampshade • 10 small bulldog clips • 10 black and white passport-sized photos with different pictures Instructions Clip rows of four passport-sized photos showing different pictures on top of the lampshade using bulldog clips.

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