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Mastering Lamp Shade Measurements: Finding the Fit for Table Lamps

At Henghui Lighting, we pride ourselves on providing the highest quality indoor lighting solutions. With a focus on innovation and design, our products are crafted to elevate your space while meeting your lighting needs. Our Indoor lighting LED E14/E27 fashion table lamp, featuring a wooden painted metal cover and a diamond-type lattice lampshade, is the great addition to rooms. In this article, we will guide you how to measure lamp shades for table lamps.

Understanding Lamp Shade Measurements

Measuring lamp shades may seem like a daunting task, but with the right guidance, it can be simple and efficient. To begin, familiarize yourself with the terms used for lamp shade measurements. The three key measurements are the top diameter, bottom diameter, and the slope (or height) of the shade.


When measuring the top diameter of the lamp shade, place a measuring tape or ruler across the widest part of the shade’s top opening. Take note of the measurement in inches or centimeters. Similarly, to measure the bottom diameter, repeat the process along the widest part of the shade’s bottom opening. These measurements are crucial in ensuring a proper fit for your table lamp.


Measuring the Top and Bottom Diameter

To ensure that your lamp shade fits perfectly, precise measurement of the top and bottom diameter is essential. Start by removing any existing shades from your table lamp. Place a measuring tape or ruler across the widest part of the shade’s top opening and note down the measurement. This measurement will help you identify the appropriate replacement shade size.


Next, measure the bottom diameter of the shade by repeating the same process along the widest part of the shade’s bottom opening. It is important to get an accurate measurement to ensure that the new shade sits properly on your table lamp. Take note of this measurement as well.


Determining the Slope of the Shade

The slope, or height, of the lamp shade enhances its overall aesthetics and functionality. To measure the slope, position the shade on a flat surface, ensuring the wooden painted metal cover is facing upwards. Starting from the bottom edge of the shade, carefully measure along the curve up to the top edge. This measurement will determine how the shade sits on your table lamp and the amount of light it projects.



Henghui Lighting is a well-established lighting company based in Foshan City, Guangdong Province, China. At Henghui Lighting, we offer a wide range of exquisite table lamps, including our Indoor lighting LED E14/E27 fashion table lamp. With its wooden painted metal cover and angle-adjustable diamond-type lattice lampshade, this lamp combines style, functionality, and energy efficiency.


Our HTA220725-01 model is designed to add an elegant touch to any room. Its angle adjustability allows you to direct the light exactly where you need it, making it ideal for reading or working on your desk. The diamond-type lattice lampshade adds a unique visual element, creating a captivating ambiance in your space. Visit our website today to explore our OEM/ODM service  and find the lighting solution for your customers’ needs.

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