Blooming Lampshade by Susan Lowman

Blooming Lampshade

January 2011
Thread ?
1.65 mm
100 - 500 yards (91 - 457 m)
see notes below
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Dress up a plain lampshade with pretty spring flowers and dainty trim. A fun makeover project for your favorite little girl’s bedroom.

•Lampshade, approx 11”/28cm diameter x 9”/23cm high (7”/18cm high between ribbons); Ribbon Trim Shade from Pottery Barn Teen,
•Stitch marker
•Measuring tape
•Fabric glue
•Yarn needle

Yarn: AUNT LYDIA’S Classic Crochet Thread, Size 10, each ball approx 350yd/320m (cotton)
•1 ball #210 Antique White (A)
•1 ball #397 Wasabi (B)
•1 ball #332 Hot Pink (C)
•1 ball #431 Pumpkin (D)

Lampshade: Approx 11”/28cm diameter x 9?/23cm high
Large flower: Approx 2 1/8”/5.5cm diameter
Small flower: Approx 1 3/8”/3.5cm diameter