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Lime green, turquoise and a map...doesn't get any lovelier.

Around The World: Displaying Maps & Globes

Love the idea of a lampshade made out of old maps. Thinking of taking pictures with slides of old maps and making the lamp shade out of slides.

globe after


An old thrift store globe gets repurposed as a decorate bowl with some simple materials and a little handy work.

DIY lamp. Write book passenges and famous quotes:)

DIY lamp transformation with just a sharpie (display a love letter, favorite song or quote etc.) or also personalize it with your family & loved ones. (from - a little glass box: Horsin' around.

I'm in the process of "mapping" a small bookshelf; might as well do a lamp to match :-)

Map Lamp Revamp!

Stenciled Lampshade - by Tatertots & Jello

Stenciled Damask Lampshade {Tutorial}

DIY Pleated Lampshade

Restyled Store-Bought Lampshade Turn discount-store lampshades into style markers in your home. Try this no-sew lampshade slipcover to add elegance and class.

it'd be cool to put the location of the lock on the key.

⇚ Map Quest ⇛ maps & globes in history, art, craft & decor - Map Key

city skyline lampshade 600x800 Custom Lampshades: How to design an exclusive lampshade

Custom Lampshades: How to design an exclusive lampshade

Cricut + lampshade = Place the city scape on the inside of the lamp shade. Light off, simple lamp. Light on.

Creations by Kara: Round up of 20+ Lamp Makeovers  #diy #lampshade

Creations by Kara: Round up of 20 Lamp Makeovers . love the orange graphic fabric covered shade, and the ruffled shade

Step by step instructions to make your own fabric covered lampshade

DIY Liberty Lampshade

LIGHT WAVES >> Add a splash to a plain white lampshade. Moisten a large paintbrush with water, and sweep a wavelike pattern around the bottom of the shade. Tap wet paint into the pattern with a soft round watercolor brush. (Use watercolor paint for paper lampshades and fabric paint for fabric shades.) The paint will bleed to the edges of the moistened area. After the paint dries, dot the wave with more paint in alternating colors. For dots that blend, paint them with edges touching…

DIY Lamp Projects

Give a plain lampshade a watercolor makeover. Moisten a large paintbrush with water, and sweep a wavelike pattern around the bottom of the shade. Tap wet paint into the pattern with a soft, round watercolor brush.

Einige der schönsten DIY Ideen sind Projekte mit recycleten Kartoffelsäcken. Hattet ihr schon mal die Idee, einen alten Kartoffelsack auch anders zu verwenden? Es scheint so, als wäre es die perfekte Möglichkeit für eine wunderschöne Deko fürs Zuhause. Man braucht dafür nur einen Kartoffelsack, eine Nadel, Faden, Spitze und Inspiration, die wir euch weiter unten geben.

Coole Vintage-Deko fast für umsonst: 15 geniale Ideen, um alte Kartoffelsäcke wiederzuverwenden

"Add a personalized monogram to lampshades." Paxton Hardware, Ltd. DIY monogram lampshade for famly room lights when I paint them and redo lampshades

How gorgeous is this lampshade!?! It looks so sophisticated. Definitely something I will try.

Original Pendant Lamp Shades You Can Make Yourself

diy project: silver-leafed lampshade (started out as a plain white lamp shade from Ikea) Love the idea of metal leafing the inside.

fabric circles lampshade... i wonder what else i could use

design dump: tutorial: anthropologie lampshade -- fabric circles glued onto an old shade

I would like to make one of these.  I think it would add an interesting pattern element to our office.  And I want it to have Canada on it...

awesome map lamps--a DIY to do for sure. This would be some great gift ideas for my world traveler sister,Linda.