Lampshade making craft kit - balloon



Create your own lampshade with this unique craft kit.

First sew a hot air balloon themed fabric panel and secondly turn that panel into a lampshade. All materials and step by step instructions are included. Suitable for beginner and intermediate crafters. Full explanations with illustrations of stitches used are included. Final lampshade diameter 20cm. Each lampshade craft kit comes with a selection of reclaimed fabric scraps to create the balloon design meaning that every kit is unique.

Please select the colours / theme of the balloon fabrics in the pictures above. The background fabrics are all 100% cotton. The scrap selection pictures are examples only and the fabric you receive will be a mix of different types and patterns of fabric in your chosen pallet.

Shape fabrics pallet choices:
Dark blue
Light blue
Solid colours

What's included in the price?

Each lampshade craft kit contains:
Background fabric in your chosen fabric 100% cotton
Reclaimed fabric scraps in your chosen pallet
Black thread
Sewing needle
Glass headed pins
Embroidery hoop
Lampshade ring, epoxy coated
Lampshade ring, epoxy coated with fitting
Self-adhesive lampshade panel size 643mm x 206mm includes 14mm kiss cut.
2mtr roll self-adhesive tape
Rolled Edge tool for finishing
Step by step instructions
Design Template

What you will need

You will need:
Pen or pencil


Sarah Hodgkinson at Crafty You Crafty Me

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Children
  • Christmas
  • Easter
  • Fathers Day
  • Hearing impaired
  • Intermediate level
  • Learning difficulties (SEN)
  • Limited mobility
  • Mothers Day
  • Romantic
  • Seniors
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Teenagers
  • Wheelchair users
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