DIY: Mod podge a map to a lampshade.I really like the many suggestions for recycling old maps and atlases. You could even concentrate your shade on specific locations that someone likes to personalize the shade for them.
I've noticed more and more that people get rid of doilies either by thrifting them, giving them away for free, or throwing them out. Here's a creative and unique looking idea for a light shade using doilies.
Sisal Lamps: You can renew your old lamp with a touch of sisal in it. Chose which part of your lamp you will cover (you can do it with the bottom part or the upper one) and glue the sisal around it. This creative idea will give a new look to your room!
Traveler’s Map. Place a world map over 3 canvas', cut into 3 pieces. Coat each canvas with Mod Podge and wrap the maps around them like presents. Let dry and hang on the wall about away from each other. Then add pins to all the places you’ve been