Name Shade – A lamp shade DIY


  • Cloth lampshade
  • Iron-on letters
  • Small crafting iron
  • Ribbon
  • Awl


  1. Find a cloth lampshade.

  2. At your local craft store select iron on letters in the font of your choice.

  3. Position the iron-on letters on your lampshade by peeling off the back adhesive layer.

  4. Using a small iron and dry heat, simply iron over the letters.

  5. Using an awl, poke holes around the bottom of the lampshade.

  6. Weave ribbon of your choice through the holes and finish by tying a bow.