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Can you paint a glass lamp shade?

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Can you paint a glass lamp shade?
Yes, you can paint a glass lamp shade. You can use glass paints or acrylic paint to give old glass fixtures an inexpensive makeover. You can also use stencils for added visual appeal. Find a variety of lamp shades on 1stDibs.
1stDibs ExpertAugust 24, 2021
Shop for Glass Light Shades on 1stDibs
Small Antique Holophane Frosted Glass Light Shades with Original Brass Fittings
By Holophane
Located in Nottingham, GB
ANTIQUE SMALL HOLOPHANE FROSTED PRISMATIC GLASS PENDANT LIGHTS PRICE IS PER LIGHT An attractive
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Vintage 1930s English Industrial Chandeliers and Pendants

Materials

Brass

Large Art Deco Jefferson 'Moonstone' Milk Chandelier Light Pendant, C.1930
By Jefferson Electric Co.
Located in London, GB
light shades. Rewired with black twisted flex.
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Vintage 1920s English Art Deco Chandeliers and Pendants

Materials

Brass

Per Lütken for Holmegaard, Art Glass Vase in Light Blue Shades, 1950s
Located in Copenhagen, DK
Per Lütken for Holmegaard. Art glass vase in light blue shades, 1950s. Beautiful high quality vase
Category

Vintage 1950s Danish Scandinavian Modern Glass

Materials

Art Glass

French Art Deco Chandelier
Located in Mexico City, CDMX
light features two pink globe glass light shades.
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Vintage 1930s Mexican Art Deco Chandeliers and Pendants

Materials

Glass

Deco Enameled Metal and Glass Chandelier
Located in Bridgeport, CT
a four part openwork standard for the five oval and ribbed frosted glass light shades. With a
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20th Century Art Deco Chandeliers and Pendants

Pair of Antique Acid Etched Leaf & Vine Gas Light Shades, Circa 1890
Located in Big Flats, NY
An antique pair of gas light shades offer glass construction with ruffled rims and allover leaf and
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Antique Late 19th Century American Glass

Materials

Glass

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