Restoration Work

This antique Hard Back Lampshade was received by Morlee in pieces. 

Empty Frame

Empty Frame

We received this empty frame with panels separate.

Placing Panels

Placing Panels

Each panel was placed on the frame to ensure a proper fit. The frame was then cleaned and restored.

Restoration

Restoration

Restoration

Restoration

Completed Lampshade Restoration

This museum piece was received in tatters

Antique Lace
Antique Lace

This lampshade had antique Lace on the crown and in the gallery.

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Removal of Lace
Removal of Lace

The lace was painstakingly removed bit by bit

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Antique Lace Removed
Antique Lace Removed

All the lace was removed and will be re-enforced and installed

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Frame is prepared
Frame is prepared

The lampshade frame was cleaned, painted, clear coated and wicking and seam binding was applied

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Interlining
Interlining
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Fabric Placement
Fabric Placement

The fabric was hand sewn to the frame.

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Lace was enforced
Lace was enforced
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Lace re enforced
Lace re enforced
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Final Product
Final Product

Restoration Complete

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