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Permanent Marker as Lampshade Decoration

A clever way to repurpose an everyday item.

Decorating a lampshade with a sharpie markerFrances Janisch

To customize a standard linen shade, trim the seamed edges with a permanent marker in a shade that matches your decor. If you don't have a steady hand, use painter’s tape to outline the area to be colored.

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