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STAN HYWET MUSIC ROOM, HISTORIC PICTURES, LAMPSHADE RESTORE PROJECT

As I am dismantling these historic shades, I realized I did not have a visual of what the chandelier and sconce lamp pieces actually looked like. Upon request, Stan Hywet curators sent pictures of the the lighting fixtures.  The following are pictures of the room in its’ entirety and a picture of the lighting fixture. […]

RECTANGLE CHANDELIER VINTAGE LAMPSHADES RECOVERED, RESTORED

These rectangle lampshades sit on a chandelier.  The shade fabric was splitting and the liners were damaged.  The lampshade wires were solid and there was no rust.                 I used a textured ivory fabric for the new cover.  On chandelier lamps the liners are clearly exposed.  I used […]

Contemporary Chandelier Shade Restoration, Repair

The beautiful display chandelier was purchased from a lighting store.  When the chandelier was delivered to the customer, a couple of the styrene shades were damaged.  Even though this is a new purchase, the shades were not available for reorder.  Kindly, the lighting store referred the customer to Lampshade Restoration for repair.   These particular […]

Chandelier Candle Light Shades, Replacing Liners Only

These were very well made candle light lamp shades on a beautiful brass chandelier.  They are about 15 years old and the liners are deteriorating.  The original covers are in great condition and show no signs of weakness.  The wire frames are very sturdy and were constructed from a higher gage wire than I usually […]