About us


STORE HOURS:  Monday - Saturday 10AM - 5PM

In business for over 20 years, The Shade Shop in Charlottesville, Virginia, carries the largest and most stylish selection of lampshades in the Central Virginia area. If we can't find you the perfect shade, we can custom order anything imaginable. Our shop also features a large selection of fine lighting including chandeliers, sconces, floor lamps, table lamps, desk lamps, picture lights and outdoor lighting, from vendors including, Visual Comfort, Currey & Co, Niermann Weeks, Vaughan Designs, Urban Electric, Arteriors, Christopher Spitzmiller, Liz Marsh, and Bunny Williams. We have catalogues from all the lighting vendors if you don't see what you're looking for and our experienced staff is happy to help with finding the perfect fixture or lamp. In addition to our beautiful lighting, we have curated a collection of fine home decor items, including a selection of custom made Fortuny pillows. We also offer expert lighting repair and restoration including lamp creation. Located under one roof with Kenny Ball Antiques and Design, Palette Paint, and the Engraving Shop.

Please stop by and let us help you with your lighting and home decor endeavors.