String Lampshade

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String Lampshade by thefabratory Aug 17, 2010

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A press-fit lampshade made out of birch plywood or acrylic. You can decorate the lamp colored string of your choosing. Design created by Simcha Davis.


Download and print the design using a laser cutter or cnc cutter. The design is meant for 3/16" material. Assemble, then wrap sting or yarn tightly around the slats in the side. Place on an existing lamp and use a low watt light bulb.

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excellent design!
could try this with old CDs too?
hmm, will give that a shot.

Great with the effect of son, but why not have made notches on the base and top (round) in order to have a better holding the lamp?