I started by cutting the fabric I to strips of equal length and width using sharp scissors and a template piece of fabric the size I wanted to cut around.
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I used some lovely Batik fabric that I wanted to put to a good use as so love the patterns and texture On it. A large faded and worn lampshade which I was ready to bin however thought maybe I could resurrect it with a new fabric makeover!
I continue till I have enough pieces to cover the shade and begin working the design.
I soak shade with Mod Podge and also cover over the top of fabric too.
I Continue around the shade until all covered in fabric making sure to seal over the rim to the inside and then trim the edges neatly too.
Leave to dry and then add a lightbulb and put base to create a whole new Gorgeous light!
This is the finished after photo, I just love how it came out! See how the light shines through? I hope you like it as well!
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