Ordinary lamp shade given an Alice in Wonderland twist - Mad Hatter lamp Love this!, it looks like an upside down lamp shade with an added ridge thats been rapped in a light material with an accented darker one, love it!
DIY mercury glass lamps: Krylon’s Looking Glass spray paint, which dries into a mirror-like finish. Spray the body of your plain glass with clean water. While the surface is wet, spray it thoroughly with Looking Glass spray paint.
Paint it White: Paint some big books white & stack them high! - 18 Ways to Upcycle Books via Brit + Co. -- Good for defunct dictionaries, encyclopedias, and textbooks. great idea for night stand in small space