How do I wash a lamp shade?

Answer Unplug the LampUnplug the lamp. Remove the lamp shade from the base, and tap it lightly to disperse some of the dust.Brush the LampBrush the inside and outside edges of the shade with a soft makeu... Read More »

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How do I dye a lamp shade?

Preparing the ShadeDust the shade with a soft-bristle brush to remove any debris. Don't try dyeing shades that aren't completely clean. Spot treat shades with stains before dyeing. Do not attempt t... Read More »

What is an uno lamp shade?

An Uno lampshade is an elegant and commonly used (and misused) lamp shade. Most often attached to antique lamp-stands and bridge floor lamps, the Uno lampshade attaches directly to the lamp fitter ... Read More »

How do I paint a lamp shade?

Select a lampshade with a smooth enough surface to apply paint to. Fabric shades work well, if the fabric is pulled taught and not pleated or bunched. Dip a brush into some acrylic paint and brush ... Read More »

What size lamp shade do I need?

On One Hand: Several Size OptionsPicking a lamp shade that is the right size for your lamp is quite easy. While there are no set standards for sizing, you can use your old shade as a guide by measu... Read More »