1. Use them as an alternative to table lamps. When there are space limitations and side tables just won't fit into the arrangement, a large drum shade made from a darker fabric provides the right amount and kind of light for a seating area.
1. Lighten up a traditional space. Classic furnishings make great investment pieces, but we all get the urge to shake things up now and then. For a quick color makeover, repaint the interior of a bookcase or china cabinet and swap out linens, lampshades and pillows for a new look using your existing