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lampshade roundup

okay…The other day I scored 4 plain lampshade for about $2.50 a piece…(do I have four lamps that fit them…no. but that is soooo besides the point.) So I quickly go on in pintrest to see what I should do with these plain janes….so many fun ideas! So sit back…relax…and enjoy this lampshade goodness!
over twenty different fun and unique ideas of ways to makeover a plain boring lampshade

a cultivated nest DIY-Sweater-covered-lampshade

do you have an old sweater…cause it is SCREAMING to be reincarnated as this lampshade…


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oh…a little doodling and instant love

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looks like a little ribbon just finishes off this already gorgeous lamp!



given enough sharpies I could decorate my whole house.

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okay..this isn’t a lampshade…but how could I NOT link it up! so cute!

craftaholics anonymous monogram-lamp-shade

monograms. there so hot right now.

the blissful bee LampShadeAfter

a little paint..a little time…walllla…









vinyl would be AMAZING for this kind of project!

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glitter the INSIDE! don’t forget the inside!!!! packs a punch!!!

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paint…ombre it up…looks amazing!

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get festive with a boy version!

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spray paint?? can’t get easier than that!!!


polka dots!!!!! I love them everywhere else…why wouldn’t I splash some on my lampshade!

a girl and a glue gun

a little duck tape

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stencil it up!

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diy your own shades by cutting up a globe! wha???? amazing.


interesting! weave a big ribbon THROUGH it..

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oh. that mandy. clever little minx.

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ribbon. and some hot glue. and a whole lot of love.

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 a little fabric….a bit of spray paint…loas of cuteness.




get up close and intimate with some embroidery floss…or felt and hot glue…whatever you choose..it will be amazing!

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 a little frog tape and paint…..

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fabric…and ribbon and cuteness oh my.

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ohhh….this fabric one is AMAAAAZZZZING.

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poke some holes to make a fun scene when the light is on!

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with a little fabric marker you could rule the world…or at least this lamp shade.

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silver boxes Map covered lampshade a fun map updo. 


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About Kimbo

Kimbo blogs at A girl and a glue gun--where she puts her hot glue gun to good use (as well as her vinyl cutter and sewing machine) She loves all crafts and is thrifty (the nice way to say she's cheap) So she is constantly trying to come up with fast and easy projects that won't break the bank! She lives in Idaho with her hot husband and 3 kiddos.