Update a Lamp to Fancy Tassel

Today I'm turning the lamp into a fancy tassel!




 This is still not the last project I make from the old lamp that I found by the side of the road.


By this time I am almost completely out of parts.

I do however have this little cup leftover.


 I flipped it over and painted it bright green.


I found a great little package of ribbon at Michael's that had all the ribbon I needed for this project.



I tied a piece of decorative cord around the bundle of ribbons.


and pulled it through the green cup. 

I added some decorative fringe and made a beautiful tassel.




It's hanging with my rusties but it would look great
on the Christmas tree!


That's Lamp Project #5
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I am Susan, the author and creator at Homeroad. I am a wife of 28 years, the mother of 4 daughters, and the grandmother of 4 grandsons. I am a DIY Blogger and a part time PreK teacher.

Comments

  1. You are amazing, Susan! I can't believe the wide variety of projects you are coming up with for this lamps pieces! Love the tassel idea and it turned out great.

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  2. Susan,

    I really enjoyed this lamp series. You are too clever.I'll never look at "road kill" items the same again!

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  3. Love your lamp series. Can't wait to see what you come up with next.

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  4. I really like this series...now I know what to do with all those lamp parts that I have been saving!

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  5. Yes I did see this part of the series. Very impressive!

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