Easy DIY Dyed Lamp Shades…
One cannot call themselves a true DIYer and have a house full of plain white lamp shades. They’re too much of a temptation…like blank canvases calling out to be covered in scrapbook paper or homemade fabric flowers. I’m trying to take a more subtle approach to mine which is why I love this quick tutorial posted at Little Green Notebook.
Here’s What You’ll Need:
- (1) White or Neutral Lamp Shade
- (1) Bottle of Procion Mx Dye / Cold Water Dye for Natural Fibers (Wal-Mart, Micheal’s)
- (1) Paint Brush
- (1) Bowl of Cold Water
Start with a small bowl of cold water and add just a pinch of the fabric dye. Dip the paintbrush in a get to work on the shade. Add more color or additional coats until you reach the desired shade. That’s it, really! The results should be similar to these…