Try This: Geometric Lampshade

Make a fun and funky lamp.

4. The lamp base is easy to make if you have even the most rudimentary of wiring skills. Find terra-cotta pots that the inverted shades fit snugly down on to. Put a short piece of threaded pipe (called a “nipple” and found in the ­electrical aisle) through the hole in the pot and secure it with 2 nuts.