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Where to buy handmade and hand-decorated lampshades

 

Lampshades are more than just visors for your lightbulbs, they're decorative investment pieces in their own right and a great one can make a huge impact on a room. These are the creatives offering interesting handmade-in-England lampshades.

September, 2021

The World Of Interiors - Alvaro Picardo
The World Of Interiors - Alvaro Picardo

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The World Of Interiors - Alvaro Picardo
The World Of Interiors - Alvaro Picardo

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The World Of Interiors - Alvaro Picardo
The World Of Interiors - Alvaro Picardo

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The World Of Interiors - Alvaro Picardo
The World Of Interiors - Alvaro Picardo

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Sleeper Cells

 

Art dealer William Thuillier specialises in ‘sleepers’, typically old-master paintings whose attribution is uncertain. Many of them are on display in the grand Regency flat-cum gallery
in Pimlico he shares with lampshade maker Alvaro Picardo.

 

A lateral conversion has given the couple room to create a studio, while their bathroom’s transformation into a
Gothic shell grotto will knock everyone sideways.

 

Text and photography: James McDonald

August, 2021

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El español que convierte viejas lámparas olvidadas en lo más codiciado del interiorismo inglés.

 

August, 2021

Alvaro Picardo Hand-painted Lampshades

From the This & Tat blog by Charlie Porter:

1) Hand Painted Lampshades by Alvaro Picardo, @handpainted_lampshades.

May, 2021