Before & After: Plain-Jane Lampshade Goes One-of-a-Kind With Balsa

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Jamie took one look at this plain lamp and imagined a world where it was a cool, woven statement piece. Want to see how this creative chica did it?

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Jamie says:

Balsa wood is a crafting miracle. That's pretty much all you need for this shady craft. I used 7 strips of balsa wood and painted them with in different shades of watered down brown acrylic paint. I cut the wood with scissors and hot glued it to my plain white shade. It's that easy!

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Thank you Jamie!

(Image credits: Jamie Dorobek)

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Jennifer is the Assistant Editor at Apartment Therapy where she spends her days writing and thinking about decor, food and fashion in NYC. Not too shabby.

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