People often forget about to care or pack the minor things as they have to do a lot of important works. So, they lost many trivial but significant things. New york city movers also do the same fault although their little thoughtfulness may save them for losing the items.
As lampshades are breakable items, you need to care a lot while packing them. Cover them with several sheets of blank newsprint paper from top to bottom. Place them in its original boxes or prepare adequately sized box for the lampshades. Do not keep anything but only lampshades in the same box. Try to pack each and every lampshade alone, otherwise they may split. Finally close the box shut them with tape. Mark the boxes by writing “FRAGILE: LAMPSHADES “.It may lessen the chances to smash the lampshades. Also be careful that the boxes have to be kept on the top of the heaviest stuff.