Well I think I could learn to do this and I'm always finding great lamp that need repair.another thing to learn when I retire. Lamp Rewiring Tutorial - great instructions & so easy to do! Don't pass up that bargain lamp at the thrift store!
Sisal Lamps: You can renew your old lamp with a touch of sisal in it. Chose which part of your lamp you will cover (you can do it with the bottom part or the upper one) and glue the sisal around it. This creative idea will give a new look to your room!
Lamp Shade: this is Anthropolgie BUT, I'm thinking I can make this. Cover a lamp shade with muslin of your choice. Then cut leaves and fray the edges a little. Add them to the shade in flower shapes with a fabric glue. I love it,Husband not so much.