This reader wants an explanation for a recent post on customizing lamp shades:
What exactly is the “fabric tape” that is used to secure the
first and last ends of the sheer silk ribbon used to decorate plain lamp
shades? What a great idea! I originally found this idea in the current issue
of Better Homes and Gardens and it also said to use “fabric tape”. I did look
in WalMart and found several different tapes, but wasn’t sure which one to buy!
Please help direct me, if you would be so kind. I’d sure appreciate your input
as to my silly request!
Thanking you in advance.
Here's what I said: