I have been wanting to jump on the chevron bandwagon for so long! Its everywhere in clothes, jewellery, rugs, crockery you name it! My mother bought me a shirt with the pattern and every time I saw it my mind went to the plain and sad lamp shade which was screaming for help. Here are some other inspirations:
So..Keep Calm and Chevron!
It was much easier to paint by placing a Lazy Susan revolving plate underneath.After painting and removing the tape I had this:
Just what I wanted.