One easy and affordable way to change up the look of any room in your home is by simply switching out (or adding in) a lamp shade. Lamp shades come in a slew of shapes, styles, and colors and we have narrowed down some of the best options that will keep your space looking clean, neat and somewhat unobtrusive.
Included are a couple of white and “antique” white options that you can get in pleated or linen-type materials that are classic, always in style and would look great in any room. These lamp shade options come in sets of two and can be easily placed on a table or standing lamp.
These shades are light enough in color to lighten and brighten any room and will fit in with any modern, contemporary or classicly styled environment.
1. Brentwood White Drum Lamp Shades (Set of 2)
The Brentwood Drum Lamp Shades are made from white linen material, have a hardback, drum-type shape and will work with most decor, including classic and modern stylings. This set of two lamp shades also includes a chrome-finish spider fitting and the linen-like weaving throughout the lamp shines through when the light is turned on.
Pros: The correct size harp and a finial are included with this shade.
Cons: Some reviewers noted these are more off-white in color than pure white.
2. Brentwood Antique White Pleated Lamp Shades (Set of 2)
The Brentwood Antique Pleated Lamp Shade is a set of two shades in an antique white mushroom pleat. The pleated material is a 100% percent polyester with a hardback inner liner and a brass finish spider. The correct size harp and finial are also included for free with this lamp shade.
Pros: This shade is true white in color and will lighten and brighten any room.
Cons: This shade does not come with a lining.
3. Springcrest Collection Linen Drum Shade With Flower
Springcrest’s Linen Drum Shade is a generously sized lamp shade in a universal almond linen blend fabric. It features a matching fabric flower on the front of the shade with a beige liner to help soften and diffuse the emitted light. Also included is a polished brass-finish spider fitter and correct size harp and finial.
Pros: This drum shade is ideal for table lamps or standing lamps in the bedroom or living room.
Cons: This shade takes a maximum 60-watt bulb.