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Wine Glass Lamp Shades

Add a bright touch to any room in your home or highlight your wedding bliss on the tablescape with this chic and cheery lampshade made of wine glass!

Wine glasses make pretty candle holders and by adding a paper lamp shade in gorgeous colors will definitely make a statement and will perk up any table in style.

With the Pantone Color of the Year announced, we decided to inject a pop of yellow hues and create a happy, cheery and vibrant look for tables and homes. Turn wine glasses into elegant centerpiece table lamp decorations or table marker at your wedding.

Making these elegant, romantic and decorative little candlelit lamps are super easy and a unique table decor and great for a romantic dinner. Did we mentioned "romantic"? With Valentine's day coming soon, dress up your tablescape and rekindle the love and romance with this wine glass lamp shade idea!

Exquisite as these lighting features look, they are in fact incredibly easy and affordable to put together.

You'll need:

  • Vellum/Tracing Papers in A4 size

  • A pair of scissors

  • Glue or double-sided tape

  • Wine glass

  • A LED battery-operated tealight candle

  • Lamp shade Template (*Download file below)


- Download the lamp shade template and adjust the desired size by either enlarging or reducing it to fit the wine glass.

- You can use either wine glass or champagne glass based on the desired look or style you preferred.

- Explore with patterned papers used for scrapbooking; or wrapping papers; or you can use plain color papers and draw or color your desired patterns on it.

- You can also add on embellishment to decorate the lamp shades.


  1. Print out the lamp shade template.

  2. Lay the template over the color paper to trace.

  3. Cut out the lamp shade according to the lamp shade template.

  4. Apply glue at one end, overlap and join the other end of the lamp shade together to form a lamp shade.

  5. Place the LED tealight candle in the wine glass.

  6. Set the lamp shade on top of the wine glass.

These completed wine glass lamp shades just brighten up the day and make everyone smile just looking at them.

If you're looking for wedding venue mood lighting, these wine glass lamp shades with LED Tealight could light up the bar, the tablescape and your reception tables.

Feel free to let your own imagination run wild! Go elegant, go quirky or go retro simply by choosing the right patterns and colors for the lamp shades to match your theme!

Whether a formal, lavish event or a relaxed affair, these wine glass lamp shade that can be doubled as table number and luminaries for centerpieces at wedding, any parties and events.

A unique centerpiece for your wedding or as illuminating additions to the cocktail bar, baby shower, dinner party, bridal shower tablescapes or simply lighten up the mood at homes!

These elegant little works of art are quite uniquely versatile! Simply by transforming a few basic wine glasses and LED tealights into the most incredibly enchanting decorative lighting features for your tables and homes!

Download the lamp shade template:

Download PDF • 390KB

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