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Coolie lampshades for table lamps?

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josephinebornapart Sun 09-Feb-14 12:53:23

Years ago shops were full of coolie style lampshades ( for table lamps)
Now they all seem to be drum/ cylinder types.

I am searching for a 50cm cream shade which is not too high, to go on a large, round ceramic lamp base.

I used to be able to buy replacement shades at John Lewis but the best they have now is one 30cm size, or a 40cm size which is ok but too high and the wrong colour cream.

Have checked out B&Q and other cheaper stores- nothing.


Otherwise I'm going to have to change the base as the lampshade is a bit grubby now.

Georgiesgirl Sat 15-Feb-14 07:01:29

Hi Josephine,
I make lampshades, if that helps. You can choose your own fabric and sizes then. My website is if you want to have a look and get in touch. No coolie shades on there but not a problem to make one. (Not sure I'm allowed to write this message!)

Sinkingfeeling Tue 18-Feb-14 18:58:39

Wow, gorgeous lampshades, Georgiesgirl, they look stunning! smile

Georgiesgirl Tue 18-Feb-14 22:13:28

Thank you so much :-))

Havingkittens Thu 27-Feb-14 21:48:40

Wow Georgiesgirl, I'm drooling over your lampshades! Makes me wish I had more rooms in my flat (and more money in my bank wink)

Georgiesgirl Fri 28-Feb-14 18:15:55

Thank you, HavingKittens :-)) Let me know if I can help you with anything!

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