avengers.lamp

©Marvel

 This decorative lamp shade adds a unique touch to Marvel decorations. And the best part is, it requires no sewing! Fabric is available at Hancock Fabrics!mavel-lockup2

Decorative Lampshade

SUPPLIES:

  • 1/2 yd. Avengers Sketch cotton fabric
  • 1/2″ Double fold bias tape
  • Fabric glue
  • Lampshade
  • Large sheet of poster board/news paper
  • Multi Purpose Spray Adhesive/mask
  • Marker
  • Scissors

Assemble:

  1. Create pattern: Lay lampshade at end of paper. Starting at the seam where the existing shade is glued together, trace a line from edges for pattern onto the paper along the top and bottom edge of the shade while rolling it (see illustration).
  2. Place pattern on fabric, centering print as desired, trace and cut out fabric.
  3. Cover the working station with a drop cloth.
  4. Spray fabric with spray adhesive; fold one of the sides 1/2″ in, hand press in place and apply adhesive to the folded area.
  5. Start in the center and working to the left and then to the right.
  6. When you reach the seam overlap cut edge.
  7. Glue hem tape in place with the fabric glue on top of fabric to create a finished look. Let dry before using it.