Always be sure the electrical wiring is in tact, most thrift stores have a plug for testing. And now I will show you this very modern ugly to me lamp I bought.
Oh my goodness...see all that shiny business? First off some sanding to rid of the shiny. I mixed up some light yellow that I will call bee dust. And gave it a coat and then another. Took some grey paint and put some here and there along with red to give it an old feel.
I found this little wooden rooster in my box of tricks so I attached it with some glue....He just looks like he lived there forever.
And you know that shade?, it is sitting on the shelf bec…