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62/100: 100 Days of Making

Little bedside lampshades!

I’ve just finished off these two shades for bedside lamps for Lynne Tanner @socialfabricau The fabric is one of her designs and it has lots of mid century punch! These shades will look right at home in their new Teneriffe apartment. We custom make shades in all sorts of sizes or why […]

56/100: 100 Days of Making

Pendant Lampshade.

Last night I helped my daughter, Lauren, make this 50cm pendant lampshade for her living room. It has a diffuser in the bottom to give a nice milky wash of light. Lauren is a big fan of texture and this fabric has lots of it. I love the intersecting lines and the simple […]

47/100: 100 Days of Making

100 Days of Making - #47Custom made lampshade

I’ve just finished making this lampshade for a client, who also happens to be the fabric designer. Lynne Tanner, of Social Fabric, has a whole range of original retro designs especially for the lovers of mid century modern!! […]

41/100: 100 Days of Making

Lampshade Makeover.

As they say, “Rome wasn’t built in a day!” We have slowly, but by bit, been reinventing our living room since April last year. We are nearly there; the big jobs are done (painting and furniture reupholstery) and it is just the small finishing touches left to do. I am working with a […]

19/100: 100 Days of Making

Linen Lampshade. I finished off the rolled edge on this drum lampshade today so I that I would have a new 40cm drum shade sample.

At a workshop just prior to Christmas, someone fell in love with my other sample and asked if I would sell it to her for her beach house. It was […]