Instructables user in2ws used laser-cut acrylic and string to make this vintage-inspired 70s-style lampshade, and shows you how as well!

Becky Stern

Becky Stern

Becky Stern ( is a DIY guru and director of wearable electronics at Adafruit. She publishes a new project video every week and hosts a live show on YouTube. Formerly Becky was Senior Video Producer for MAKE. Becky lives in Brooklyn, NY and belongs to art groups Free Art & Technology (“release early, often, and with rap music”) and Madagascar Institute (“fear is never boring”).

  • Paravou

    Thank you for posting this on here as well as Instructables.
    This picture is better than the one on their site,
    I can see how you did it in this picture.
    Thanks Again,

  • Kara

    Just two days ago I was in a vintage store admiring a lamp like this. I wondered how it was done. Thanks for reading my mind!