Simple DIY Floor Lamp W/ Laced Cord

This is a super simple beginner level DIY project that can be completed in a few hours using very basic tools. Enjoy! Materials Needed Materials:(6) 36” long 1 inch square dowels (3) 3/8” carriage bolts 7 inches long (1) 3/8” carriage bolt 3 1/2 inches long (4) 3/8” wingnuts (4) 3/8’ washers (4) …By: Jonny(…)


Rustic LED Log Lamp

I challenged myself to make some budget lighting and it doesn’t get much more budget than this. The whole lamp cost me less than £5 or $ 6.5 to make.I’m going to show you how I made it with only an off cut of log, a glass Christmas bauble and a set of LED string(…)


Box Lamp

This idea was first inspired by seeing a tabletop box lamp in a Scandinavian furniture store. Later, I found a lamp fixture discarded in my apartment building’s trash, and decided to salvage it and make this lamp. There’s something about the volume and design of box lamps that I find very attractive…By: briggs108 Continue Reading(…)


Concrete Table Lamp

A Stylish Concrete Table Lamp. Super easy to make and looks great. Parts Cement a 5kg bag was enough for several lamps.Building sand.A Metal bulb holder ( I used this one).Blu/White Tack or any other easily removable and moldable putty, even play-doh might work.One small flowerpot with a flat bo…By: pmck Continue Reading » Instructables:(…)


DIY Flat Pack LED Desk Lamp

Before getting in the shop, we sat down in illustrator and designed a lamp made from wood and acrylic with LED’s as the light source. Then we went through the setup process to get the x-carve ready to carve. We are first carving 1/2” plywood to make the lamp base, arm, and a wooden cap(…)


How to Make a Collapsible UV LED Lamp

This tutorial goes over the making of a collapsible UV light, made from UV LED strips, and a flexible-but-rigid, backer. I made this bendy light to fulfill my need for a UV ‘fill light’ that I could use for cyanotype printing, but it would be perfect for small UV resin curing, and certainly, a great…By:(…)


3D Printed Lithophane Lamp

This is a tutorial to create a lithophane sided lamp using a 3D printer. According to wikipedia, "A lithophane (French: lithophanie) is an etched or molded artwork in very thin translucent porcelain that can only be seen clearly when back lit with a light source". In our case, instead of porcelain, …By: AnderO3 Continue Reading(…)


Bundt Cake to Hanging Lamp!

Welcome to this crazy adventure of making a hanging plant/lamp out of a bundt cake!Yup, A BUNDT-CAKE PAN!(anyone else think of My Big Fat Greek Wedding?)I’m a product designer, and I had this idea when I was designing high school furniture. Plants are great for classrooms, homes and offices, adding …By: Ange Zelenak Continue Reading(…)