This is just the tatter on one side of the shade, the paper/plastic liner is really torn all around the shade. YUCK!
Then as I was perusing my usual bloggy haunts last week...I came across a post on one of my regular sites: http://beachvintage.blogspot.com/2010/05/project-day-2-minute-lamp-revamp.html
The lovely Austrailian beachy Goddess which writes this blog had a simple, cheap, and gorgeous idea about just such an ugly lamp fix!!! So, here are my 'AFTER' photos:
And here is my new lovely lamp illuminated:
WOW!! What a difference, and it cost me a whole $2 (Canadian, none the less!!!!) Isnt it just lovely now?
Thanks Simone from Beach Vintage!!! You are one smart lady!