What size lamp shade do I need?

Answer 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 »

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What is the right size shade for a lamp?

On One Hand: A Classic LookChoose the right lampshade to complete your lamp by measuring the total height of your lamp and multiplying the height by 0.4. This calculation will give you 40 percent o... 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 »

What Is Lamp Shade Spider Fitting?

A lampshade spider fitting connects a lampshade and lamp base together through the use of a harp, saddle and finial. Knowing if you require a lampshade with a spider fitting is important when purc... Read More »

What Is a Spider Fitting Lamp Shade?

The structure that goes around a lightbulb on a lamp is called a "harp." On the top of the harp is a vertical post. The lampshade has connectors from its top circular ring that fit over the post.... Read More »