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« on: May 01, 2008 03:06:48 PM »

This lamp was inspired by the leg lamp in the movie A Christmas Story. I rescued the plastic leg from my parent's garage sale.  Once I saw it I knew what I had to do.  I drilled a hole in the bottom to thread the lamp kit through. I dresses it in a sexy fishnet stocking. I attached it to a wood base.  The shade was white, so I painted it and hot glued the black fringe on the bottom. My husband found a FRAGILE sign and we stuck it on. "Hmm...It must be Italian."  I made this lamp about 6 years ago.  It stays in our living room year round. 

We are still searching for the right shoe.


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« Reply #1 on: May 01, 2008 03:10:42 PM »

That is funny I love that movie. Great job!
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« Reply #2 on: May 01, 2008 03:12:41 PM »

One of my favourite movies, your lamp is fabulous!! I really like the table lamp size of it.   My whole family uses "frageelee" all the time, most people have no clue what we're talking about Smiley

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« Reply #3 on: May 01, 2008 03:13:51 PM »

Heh Brilliant! I saw the thumbnail and thought "Christmas Story"

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« Reply #4 on: May 01, 2008 03:14:00 PM »

That is SO awesome!  I was hoping someone would make one after I saw the dress form lamps.  Grin
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« Reply #5 on: May 01, 2008 03:14:51 PM »

Awww, I love it!!! Great job! Although I think I would paint the toenails until you do find the perfect shoe!!!!

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« Reply #6 on: May 01, 2008 03:27:54 PM »

Hahaha it makes me happy that something like this exists outside of the movies! Well done!
« Reply #7 on: May 01, 2008 03:41:22 PM »

I love it.  I like that its not actually the whole leg.  Its the perfect size.

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« Reply #8 on: May 01, 2008 03:58:46 PM »

this is seriously amazing! A Christmas Story is like one of my all time fav's! Loving it sooo much!

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« Reply #9 on: May 01, 2008 04:30:13 PM »

Awesome Smiley  What size is the foot?  Maybe I could dig up a sexy shoe and swap you something cool for it!

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