Quilted puff ball lampshade.
This is a great shade to ring the changes, perhaps a shot of adrenaline for a new season.
This project is small enough to make on the kitchen table, the processes are uncomplicated and the instructions are clear. Pick it up and put it down, take your time over it, and enjoy the process…..
A few stitches into the top ring of an existing card or framed shade will hold the slip cover in place temporarily. For a fully permanent cover, it’s fixed all around the top ring of a simple card shade or a traditionally lined frame.
The pdf contains: fabric suggestions; cutting dimensions; simple and precise instructions, with our tips, guides and watchpoints.
Fabric: this one is made with a crisp silk dupion from James Brindley – also available from Pongees or our own store. Silks work best for these quilted items; they need to have some crispness to the hand to hold themselves in place.
Level: confident amateur plus.