up turned basket would make a great lamp / light shade

Three of my favorite things:cloches, wire baskets, and topiaries. From Apothecary Design on Face Book

doily light shade. Great way to renew and reuse granny's old handmade dollies...

Beautiful lamp shades - paint doilies (or leave them natural), cover in wallpaper paste and stick to a balloon. Wait for the dollies to dry (preferably overnight), pop the balloon. Et voila! Its a bowl.a lampshade.you decide.

Fancy - Cityscape Light Shade by David Graas

Cityscape Light Shade by David Graas

Teacup cluster light shades

Love this idea! (twb) DIY Hanging Light Fixture Made From Tea Cups.

slide light shade

New Amber Glass Table Lamp with Lampshade made from your photo slides! Totally sent this on to my dad.