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In The Shade

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If like us you have a severe case of wanderlust but haven’t got the funds to fulfil your travelling desires,  then this handmade lampshade can keep you content until you’re ready to lead the jet set life.

In The Shade

Made from Italian paper, this chic shade can be used as both a table lamp and a ceiling fixture. It’s made by the lovely people at Rosie’s Vintage Lampshades, who transform lacklustre lighting into inspirational illuminations to brighten your home.

We love the idea of using maps of favourite holiday destinations to remind you of a special trip, or of exotic places you aspire to visit one day. For patriotic homemakers, a print of our own fair isle would be just the thing to keep the team GB spirit going all the way into the new year. If you’re eager to create your own custom shade, make sure to pick up our launch issue, which features a project we think you might like…

image courtesy of www.notonthehighstreet.com

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