Change up Your Lamps with Felt

Change up Your Lamps with Felt

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Taryn Williford
Feb 12, 2010

If you've dropped every last dime on a gift for your honey on Valentine's Day, you'll probably be too broke to justify any fun home tech splurges—like that gorgeous lamp that would look great in your living room. But you can afford to spice up the lamp you have with a little bit of felt.

We spotted an Ikea Hack where one creative soul took a white Ikea Samtid floor lamp and beat the boring out of it with an orange felt wrap. A length of felt is secured with buttons on the back seam for color, texture and a whole lot more visual interest.

But then we spotted two more easy & cheap felt projects that will wake up a boring shade:

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