Crochet lamp shade. Perfect for boring rental home/apartment pendant lamps. Just remove shade when you move...

Crocheted LampShade cover No.3

Ruling the Roost     Vintage rulers, collected on Rory's travels around the globe, are upcycled into stunning lightshades.    Available as pendant light or as shade for standing lamp. Due to nature of these lights, they are heavy, so please ensure suitability before installation. Max 40 watt bulb

Lampshade made from vintage rulers and yardsticks.where do you find vintage rulers?

map lampshade- I have an Eiffel tower lamp that I like but it doesn't match anything. I think I'll make it a Paris map lampshade---off to ebay for maps!

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.

Cool beaded lamp shade idea :) i can use my mom's beads

Beading Craft Ideas

BEFORE - see the Walla Walla lamp pin on this board - easily convert to this! AFTER Bohemian beaded lamp DIY. Part old jewlery, part old lamp. What if you used ribbon, or junk jewlery also in one tone, like 'pearls' or 'jade' type jewlery!

cut outs positioned and glued to  inside of lamp shade using repositionable spray adhesive. so many possibilities.

Always Kiss Me goodnight lampshade.will go perfect (bc it's identical) to the pillow cases I'm ordering for our bed!

Dress up a store-bought lamp shade with an eye chart. (Click through for instructions.)

Think Visually. Add interest to a store-bought lamp shade with the help of ribbon, glue, and an eye chart. (Print one for free online, then have it enlarged at a copy center.

Lamps kids-room

I really like this idea for an office or a library. Convert an old globe into a pendant light! Seems easy enough. Buy a lamp kit at your local hardware store, take apart a globe and drill a larger hole for the light. Put remainder of light together.