Easy Embellished Holiday Lampshades

Playful polka dot ribbon and beaded trim add a festive touch to plain lampshades.

Font
  • A
  • A
  • A

E-mail This Page to Your Friends

x

All fields are required.

Separate multiple e-mail addresses with a comma; Maximum 20 email addresses.

Refresh

Sending E-mail

Sending E-mail

Or Do Not E-mail

Success!

A link to %this page% was e-mailed

adding-ribbon-to-lampshade

Materials and Tools:

paper chandelier shades (1 for each bulb)
wide polka dot ribbon
narrow red ribbon
red beaded trim
hot glue gun and glue sticks
scissors

Steps:

1. For each lampshade, cut four polka dot and four solid red ribbon strips that are slightly longer than the shade.

adding-ribbon-to-lampshade

2. Alternating between polka dot and solid ribbon, attach ribbon strips to shade with a small amount of hot glue. Conceal ribbon ends by gluing them inside shade.

adding-ribbon-to-lampshade

3. Rough measure beaded trim by loosely wrapping it around bottom of shade and cut. Attach trim to bottom of shade with hot glue and cut off any excess.

4. Place shades on fixture and, if desired, drape chandelier with faux greenery and berries.

We Recommend...

Yarn-Embellished Holiday Ornament Card

Yarn-Embellished Holiday Ornament Card

Get kids crafting to create these cute (and easy!) handmade cards they can mail out to friends and family to spread a little...

8 Easy Christmas Crafts to Create

8 Easy Christmas Crafts to Create

Be inspired by eight of our favorite crafty Christmas decorations from HGTV fans just like you, each with easy-to-follow...

(8 photos)
8 Easy Handmade Holiday Gifts for Hosts

8 Easy Handmade Holiday Gifts for Hosts

From coffee cosies and drink coasters to cinnamon-stick candles and wine bottle covers, event designer Camille Styles shares...

(8 photos)
Advertisement

HGTV Inspiration Newsletter

Create your unique, personal style with advice and inspiration from HGTV.