How to Measure a Lampshade

Measuring a lampshade can seem tricky but we’re here to make the process as smooth as possible.

Break out the measuring tape because we’re about to get to work!

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Anatomy of a Lamp 

Measurements are written by their Top diameter x Bottom diameter x Slant. 

Lampshades are referred to by their bottom diameter. 

So, if a lampshade measures 8" x 12" x 9", it's referred to as a 12" shade. 

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Voila, you've got the prefect fit! 

We measure the right harp for each shade to make sure you always get the right look. If you're unsure, we're happy to answer any questions! 

Email info@heathlighting.com or

call 561-833-0880