Bridge Lampshade, Red Bird, Butterfly, Floral, Ticking Floral Trim, Cotton, Bridge Lamp, Threaded Socket, Hexagon Bell, Custom, Handmade
Shipping on large shades is based on cross country delivery. Overages will be refunded. Custom sizes, shapes and trims are available. Please contact me if you have something special in mind, if you have any questions, or need a fabric sample. I am happy to help and gladly accept custom orders.
FITTING AND FINISH
1 3/8 inch Norde, 3 inch recess. White enamel finish. The fitting on the shade requires a lamp where the bulb faces the floor and a threaded socket with a washer.
Hexagon bell frame lampshade.
Top Diameter: 8 inches point to point
Bottom Diameter: 14 inches point to point
Height measured straight up: 10 inches
All medium weight cotton upholstery fabric. Red and ivory P Kaufmann Aviary Toile Madder alternated with P Kaufmann Mandarin ticking stripe.
Top and bottom wiring is wrapped with light brown cotton rayon grosgrain ribbon. The vertical and finishing top and bottom trim are handmade trim with Windham Fabrics "Carmen" c. 1840-1875 by Nancy Gere. There is wider line of bias cut ticking under the top and bottom trim.
This shade is made for a bridge lamp where the bulb faces the floor. The 1 3/8 inch Norde ring is held onto a threaded socket with a washer. Please be sure your lamp socket will fit, before you buy.
This frame was custom made for a client that needed one for a bridge lamp that he purchased on Amazon. I ordered two frames, and this is the other one. This fabric lights up beautifully. Please see other sections in my shop for a variety of handmade lampshades, finials, and lamps with custom shades. All hidden wiring is coated with enamel paint to ensure longevity.
OTHER HELPFUL LINKS
If you order more than one lamp shade and I can enclose them one inside the other in one box, there will be a refund of shipping costs the day your shades ship.
1-2 business days
I'll do my best to meet these shipping estimates, but can't guarantee them. Actual delivery time will depend on the shipping method you choose.
Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply. I'm not responsible for delays due to customs.
Just contact me within: 3 days of delivery
Ship items back to me within: 7 days of delivery
But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.
Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:
Custom work is available. Please contact me to coordinate with you on special projects.
Yes, if you have a multiple lamp shade order and I can fit them one inside the other in one box there will be a refund of shipping costs the day your shades ship. If you would like an accurate shipping quote for more than one lamp shade, please contact me with your zip or postal code.
I am happy to help you size a lamp shade or finial. Please contact me directly and I will more than happy to assist you. A picture and lamp measurements are very helpful.
Lint rollers work great on fabric lamp shades.
For wire mesh shades a lint free cloth and canned air will give you optimal cleaning results.
On small lamp shades it is best to use a lower wattage light bulb to avoid scorching the polystyrene lining. For the highest wattage a purchased shade can handle, please contact me.
I use mineral oil to polish lamp finials.