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Let Your Little Light Shine, Shine, Shine

There is just no excuse not to add a fabulous new lamp to your living space this fall . . . or (yikes,  can’t believe I’m about to type this) get started on DIY projects for people on your holiday giving list.  (note: 117 days till Christmas)

With all lamps now at 30% off and a smattering of inspiration from some of the links below, you’re bound to brighten up every room in your home.  Have fun . . . and remember to share your photos with us.

Here are a dozen lamp makeovers  listed on a blog post from CraftGossip.com that link to other blogs with pix and tutorials.

Six more lamp redos will provide even more ideas to shine a spotlight on your creativity. 

naked lamp

The naked lamp  from Confessions of a Curbshopaholic is awfully clever and a great way to incorporate other items from around the house and draw attention to the charming shade structure.

french script lamp assembly

The  french script lampshade tutorial has helpful hints which could be adjusted to suit your own personal tastes.

Thrifty Decor Chick  offers suggestions to revamp lamps. Maybe the kids would like to help, too.

This tutorial to update a shiny brass lamp at Remodelaholic.com is instructional. Here’s the before and after:

brass lamp before


brass lamp after


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