From our world of shades directly to you. Jack Of All Shades' SoftBack silk drum lampshades are the very best we could find-Period! Unlike our HardBack Shades (that are made in the USA), our SoftBack Shades are imported to our high quality specifications. Each silk shade is manufactured on a Ten Gauge wire frame with Brass Hardware. The fabrics and materials are the finest quality linens, blends and silks. Buy these shade knowing you have bought the Very Best!