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clip on shade for '30s ceiling fixture bulb : pix

Posted by pjp9543 (My Page) on
Mon, Apr 26, 10 at 11:20

Here are 2 photos of the fixtures in our 1930 bungalow. We like them, but don't like the bare bulb look and would like to soften the light with clip on shades--either over this type of bulb, or a chandelier-type: basically an upside down clip on shade.

Having trouble finding small paper shades for this--does anyone have any ideas for sources? Seems as if I used to see them years ago, but can't find now. Thanks for reading.

PJP

#1 '30s celing 2 bulb fixture

#2 '30s ceiling fixture


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RE: clip on shade for '30s ceiling fixture bulb : pix

Hi!

I was searching for ceiling clip-on shades and ran into your post. (I'm tring to put a shade on a comnpact fluorescent near the ceiling.) Since you say you can use a shade that would work for a candelabra bulb, there seem to be lots of choices.

I searched on omething like
ceiling bulb clip-on shade

The web sites I've come across that I found the most relevant/useful were:

http://www.nextag.com/shades-to-clip-on-light-bulb/products-html

http://www.lampsplus.com/Products/lamp-shades/style_transitional/Fitter_Clip-On-@-Chandelier/ (this contains shades from the first web site, which is one of those that gathers info from various web pages)

Good luck!


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