Dear all my friends, today I want to share with you all on how to decorate a table lamp with ribbon. Usually the lid of table lamp that available in a house is of white color that allows light to penetrates the lid. For those who want something different, personal and unique, they are able to produce their own table lamp with just a few simple steps.
Stuffs Needed For Decorating Table Lamp with Ribbon
Before start, the following materials must be provided in advance. Those materials including:
– 1 roll of grosgrain ribbon featured with the width of 25mm. You may choose the color you like.
– 1 roll of grosgrain ribbon featured with the width of 8mm. You may choose the color you like but do not choose the same color with the grosgrain with 25mm size.
Needle and thread
Steps For Decorating Table Lamp with Ribbon
As a first step, you should measure the length of the lamp cover with a ruler.
Step 2, cut off one large and one small grosgrain ribbon with 2 inches longer than the size of the lamp cover.
Step 3 is to place the small grosgrain ribbon and affix it on the larger grosgrain ribbon.
Step 4, make some ribbon flowers. By using a needle and yarn, sew the sides at the end bottom side of the grosgrain ribbon to the other end. It is no need to make the stitch pretty or neat. After that, press the sewn end and pull the stitching. Voila, the beautiful ribbon flowers been produced.
Step 5, it is time to decorate your table lamp. Glued finished grosgrain ribbon that you make at Step 3 and attach it to the lamp cover by using a glue that you prepare. In the earlier Step 2, there is 2-inch longer cut grosgrain ribbon been cut and you will need to attach it to the cap site of the table lamp.
Step 6, this is the last step and what you need to do is to attach the ribbon flowers at the top and bottom of the table lamp cover. The number of flowers required is completely depends on your own preferences and creativity.
That’s it. You are done.
I hope the above tutorial is easy for you to understand and it can provide some ideas to you to invent your desired pattern on the cover of your table lamp. You can also refer to the video clip below for more hands on.