62 Hills Lane, Westport, CT 06880


+(1) (203) 849-9345

About Us

The Designer

Cynthia Beebe has a background in the fashion and interior design industries and has lectured and participated in teaching the art of lamp shade design and construction at Pratt Institute, Cooper Hewitt Museum, and the Royal Oak Society programs in New York City.

The Studio

BB Shades is known for “….their elegant lamp shades with timeless styles that bring subtle life to a room”. The studio custom designs lamp shades in collaboration with its clients with the goal of enhancing their lighting via special fabrics, draping methods, and employing an array of textures and modern finishes to the latest styles. It is recognized for the diverse range of artistic medium used in fashioning lamp shades.


BB Shades sells several styles of their lamp shades at interior design stores throughout the country. BB Shades designs have also been chosen for Kips Bay showhouses and have adorned showrooms in the Decorator & Design, Architects & Designers and the Design Center in New York.