Lampshades do furnish a room, and we all know how hard it is to find the perfect one. How many times have you resorted to buying yet another shade in plain cream when what you wanted was a dusty-pink stripe, or a bold red polka-dot? Make lampshade compromise a thing of the past with this fun, social, and satisfying evening workshop. Elizabeth Cake, pioneer of the current handmade lampshade revivial, will guide you through the process of making your own which you can then take home. All you need to bring is a 1m x 50cm piece of medium weight cotton or linen, and you will leave two hours later with the lampshade of your choice and new skill.