Object of Desire

Object of Desire: Textile, Alice Palmer & Co, London

Alice Palmer & Co is a bespoke lampshade brand, founded by Alice Palmer. With her playful choice of textile and the very photogenic nature of her creations, she did something quite extraordinary: She made lamp shades cool. 

 

It is in late 2019, from the comfort of her family home in north-west London that Alice developed her handmade shades: a labour of love and creativity.

The inspiration behind her business grew step by step while redecorating her home. Alice struggled to find lampshades that were affordable, versatile, and beautiful. She always loved the homely feel that loose and frilly fabric styles can bring to a room, so she decided to make her own, finding the right frame shape she liked, sourcing the right supplier, and making some samples. Alice Palmer & Co was born. 

Each of her shades showcases an exquisite fabric, often sourced during, or inspired by, her travels; From traditional British homes, colonial Caribbean villas, and Andalusian haciendas. 

We are so happy to offer you a selection of her products, which will light up your home.

Triple Red Ric Rac Lampshade

Triple Red Ric Rac Lampshade

From £120

Calico box pleat lampshade cover with a double red ric rac trim at the bottom and single ric rac trim at the top. Size of ric rac will increase proportionally to the size of the lampshade - more photos to come soon. Available with either a table lamp or pendant fitting. sizes refer to the bottom diameter of the shade - see product dimensions for more details.

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Navy Ric Rac Lampshade

Navy Ric Rac Lampshade

From £120

A box pleat calico lampshade with a double navy ric rac trim and navy ric rac heading. sizes refer to the bottom diameter of the shade - see product dimensions for more details.

*Lampbase is not included

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Cherry Squares Lampshade

Cherry Squares Lampshade

From £110

Box pleat red cherry Ikat fabric with square design. Available in 7 different sizes - please check size guide tab for exact measurements. All shades available with a pendant or table lamp fitting. sizes refer to the bottom diameter of the shade - see product dimensions for more details.

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Navy Squares Lampshade

Navy Squares Lampshade

From £110

Box pleat navy blue Ikat cotton fabric with square design. Available in 7 different sizes - Available with a pendant or table lamp fitting. sizes refer to the bottom diameter of the shade - see product dimensions for more details.

*Lampbase is not included

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Teal Star Box Pleat Lampshade

Teal Star Box Pleat Lampshade

From £125

Teal stars embroidered on a cotton canvas box pleat lampshade cover. Available with either a table lamp or pendant fitting. sizes refer to the bottom diameter of the shade - see product dimensions for more details.

*Lampbase is not included

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Blue Lyra Ikat Lampshade

Blue Lyra Ikat Lampshade

From £110

Box pleat lampshade in pretty blue and white ikat. As featured in Laura Jackson’s bedroom in the Sunday Times Style. Available in 7 different sizes - please check size guide tab for exact measurements. All shades available with a pendant or table lamp fitting. sizes refer to the bottom diameter of the shade - see product dimensions for more details.

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Red Lyra Ikat Lampshade

Red Lyra Ikat Lampshade

From £110

Box pleat lampshade in pretty red and white ikat. Available in 7 different sizes. sizes refer to the bottom diameter of the shade - see product dimensions for more details.

Available with a pendant or table lamp fitting.

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