When I was about 6 months pregnant I spotted a lampshade online at Anthropologie and had to have it. Being the instant gratification person that I am, I didn’t order it and went to the local Anthro to pick it up. Once I saw it in person I realized it would be a really easy diy! It was my first project for the babe’s room and I love how it turned out. All the fabric “puffs” make it put off a nice soft light.
I started with a basic lamp shade and base from Target. I painted the base a vintage aqua color that coordinated with the rest of the decor in her room.
Now for the star of the show, the lamp shade. Start with strips of fabric (I used a heavy linen) about 4 inches wide.
Cut those strips into 4″ squares. I stopped counting at 200 squares……
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