Cheap dollar store lamps, mirrored spray paint, burlap covered shades
DIY: How to Update an Old Lamp. I have a lamp just like this that needs a makeover.
Tutorial for how to make a drum lamp shade...from the lampshadelady blog. Very cool site!!! Lots of great tips here and some really gorgeous lampshades!
Lamps and Shades
ribbon on lamp shade. base spray painted navy blue in gloss (krylon). great way to dress up a boring lamp!
lamp redo tutorial-Turns out beautiful..i need to go thrift store shopping! lol
"Slipcovered Grey" Brass lamp to antique ~ Annie Sloan "Old White" all over the lamp. Annie Sloan dark wax into the cracks to give depth.
FAUX Realz - Faux Finish Painting DIY
Bedside lamps with drum shades - Use Looking Glass spray to create a mercury glass effect on thrift store lamps.
DIY Lighting Ideas
HOW TO PAINT A LAMP SHADE: Update a plain lamp shade with a bright coat of paint!
My next projects
I have been thrifty a lot lately ... trying to find lots of new things to decorate my home with "on a budget!" How cool does the after photo look?
Trash Turned Treasure: my new Hobby
thrifted glass lamp redo #crystal- Lamp was disassembled cleaned, and painted on the inside! Metal base was redone in metallic paint.