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Tuesday, September 13, 2011

A Chic, French Lampshade...at Walmart?

 Yes, Walmart!
  I'm loving some of the stuff that Walmart now carries in their BH&G product line.  I went there looking for some plain old drum shades that I could dress up...

 and this is what I found.
Even better than what I had in mind.
Yesterday I painted some old lamps that I had on hand to look like cement/stone.  Sort of an Aiden Gray inspired project.
I think these shades might be just the thing they need.  I haven't even tried them on yet, hence the plastic still on the shades - haha!
I was too excited about them and wanted to share my find with you all first.

Will let you know how they turned out!

Have a great afternoon...
xo and God Bless,
Kathleen

7 comments:

claudia b said...

Oh those shall be mine!!! I'm off to Wal-Mart tomorrow, can't wait to see how your lamps turn out!

Rose Garden Romantic said...

Love the shades!! I must get to Walmart asap!!!
Michelle

Rhonda said...

This is the BEST news I've had all day. I'm going to WalMart tomorrow.
Love these so much, thank you for sharing.

Diane said...

Who knew! They're beautiful!
Diane

saltbox treasures said...

These lamp shades are fantastic. Who knew you could find French treasures at Walmart??!!
~ Julie

Katie Sue said...

I saw these too and was amazed. I didn't get one, but now I might have to go back. I found your blog by googling French Pillows. I love it and have spent an hour going through. I have enjoyed reading about your DIYs.
Katie @ "Let's Add Sprinkles."
I am a new follower too! Have a great day.

barbara b. said...

So chic! Been looking for new shades for bed lamps and these are perfect. Merci beaucoup :)