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Office Lamp Prettified | Just a Girl Blog
I’ve been on the hunt for just the right lamp for my “in the works” craft room/office. Luckily, Salvation Army had just the one I was looking for. Unluckily, it was pretty uhhh…tall. I knew I was madly in love with the base, so I threw the $8.00 at the lady (thinking I was paying […]
Ruffled Lamp Tutorial
I have had this project on my mind for awhile now. There is something so satisfying about embellishing a lampshade, and I have been patiently waiting for that magical moment where a few hours, inspiration and the necessary materials all...
Lamp Shade Re-do - Sonya Hamilton Designs
If you’ve followed this blog for a while, you know I love the concept of mixing unexpected fabrics together. When Stacey asked me to make her shower curtain, as well as recover a lamp shade for her bathroom, she particularly wanted this mix of fabrics. You can see more on Stacey’s Shower Curtain here. The lampshade began as your basic 6 sided lampshade. I removed the eyelash fringe but kept
Lampshades are some of the easiest accessories in your home to customize on-the-cheap! Below you can see two very different looks using the same thrift store drum lampshade that I purchased several years ago for
DIY Ruffled Lamp using Wire Ribbon
I love a good and creative project, and today I am sharing this DIY Ruffled Lamp using Wire Ribbon. When I thought of this idea, I could hardly wait to get working on it so let me share it with you and walk you through a basic tutorial. here are the TWO BEFORE’S this is …
Lamp Redo - DIY Antique Finish & Recovered Lampshade - Painted Furniture Ideas
I have an old lamp that I bought several years ago, probably from Target or someplace cheap. I decided to recover the lampshade and paint the base. I started by recovering the lampshade with fabric. The tricky part was covering the lampshade evenly and dealing with the slanting lines of the lampshade. I used mod...Read More
Lamp Makeover with Greek Key Trim | Honey We're Home
Hi all! Hope you had a lovely weekend and are ready for a great week. I kicked off the weekend with a DIY project that took less than 45 minutes- my kind of project! I transformed a pair of Homegoods lamps with spray paint and Greek Key trim. I adore the result. You may recall seeing these lamps before, because they have been through a previous transformation- that I wasn’t crazy about. They were initially a faux distressed dull tan and I sprayed them navy blue and added a corresponding…