Tape Striped Lampshade

white lampshade

Over at Rain On a Tin Roof, Jenna has come up with yet another fabulous makeover!  This one involves a lamp….and electrical tape.

white lampshade

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Giving a Lamp Some Sparkle

Beso GM ceramic lamp

At Besa GM, Besa has a lamp that she’s kind of attached to.  So attached that she just keeps transforming it as her decorating style changes!

Beso GM ceramic lamp

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Lighting Dark Winter Nights with a Scrap Wood Lantern

One Dog Woof scrap wood lantern before

Over at One Dog Woof, ChiWei had an abundance of scrap wood and a terrific idea: turn those scraps into a lamp!  If you’d like to make a similar project, she recommends using pieces of wood with straight sides and corners.

One Dog Woof scrap wood lantern before

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A Lampshade Makeover That Couldn’t Have Happened Too Soon

Show & Tell U ruffled lampshades before

Amy of Show & Tell U came home from antiquing in Kentucky with these unique lamps, last year.   She fell in love with the unique black and white textured bases.  The shades, on the other hand….let’s just say that the pastel calico patterned shades with a tutu styled ruffle were a reeeeeally interesting design choice!

Show & Tell U ruffled lampshades before

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A Floor Lamp Gets Restyled with a French Flair

My Painted Stuff lamp before

“During one of our after dinner walks this summer my husband & I noticed one of our neighbors putting a floor lamp out to the road,” says Dee at My Painted Stuff.  She loved the lines of this lamp, and as soon as she found out the lamp was in working condition, Dee took it home.

My Painted Stuff lamp before

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Quirky Light Gets a Makeover that Makes Sense

Cleverly Inspired lamp before

Tracie from Cleverly Inspired picked up this light at the local Re-Store years ago.  It had sat in her garage for so long that she had almost decided to donate at it back to Re-Store!  ” I am so happy I decided to be patient until this idea popped in my head,” Tracie tells us.

Cleverly Inspired lamp before

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DIY Outdoor Chandelier from Repurposed Objects

Day 2 Day Supermom chandelier before

Marcy blogs at Day 2 Day Supermom.  Admittedly, she has a “thing” for Mason jars.  So when she saw an outdoor chandelier on Pinterest made from canning jars, she knew she had to make one of her own.  After all, Marcy had plenty of empty Mason jars, and it wasn’t hard to scavenge a nice looking piece of wood from her husband’s project pile.

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Coral and Navy Combine for a Gorgeous Lamp Rescue

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Jenna blogs at 24 Cottonwood Lane.  She’s been working on a makeover of her master bedroom, and sticking to her budget has resulted in several impressive rescues.  Just take a look at what she did with her old lamps.

24 Cottonwood Lane lamp before

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