These DIY lamps may look like a million bucks, but you can find most of the items to make them in your own kitchen, attic or shed!
DIY projects are becoming increasingly popular. Being able to use a resource you already have in your storage is a huge plus. Enjoy these DIY lamps as a spark for your own creativity!
1. Skateboard DIY Lamp
Still have an old skateboard from your youth tucked away? This up-cycle is a really interesting art feature as well as a lamp.
2. Cheese Grater DIY Lamps
These are such super ways to use old graters! Still not wanting to part with your mother’s kitchenware? This is a super way to hold on to that treasured memory in a new way!
3. Kitchen Colander DIY Lamp
With so many different designs of colanders there is so much room for your own personal take on this lamp. The set up is so simple and ads a fun lighting effect to your room.
4. Terrarium DIY Lamp
We love this one! How simple and what charm! It instantly ads warmth to the room.
5. Industrial Pipe DIY Lamp
The balance between the soft glass and the pipes make this such an interesting piece. We love the teal green color too!
6. Converted Lantern DIY Lamp
Lanterns are a huge go-to for home decor. We think this is a great way to give this a new twist. Adding the Edison bulb keeps the vintage flare.
7. Birch Branch DIY Lamp
Adding a touch of nature to your home will give it instant warmth. White birch trees are solid and beautiful! The nature textures in the bark take this easy DIY lamp and make it really stand out against a painted wall.
8. Vintage Slides DIY Lamp
Have old slides lying around? What a fun and unique way to display old memories (yours or someone else’s!). Depending on the way you attach them to the shade frame, these could be rotated periodically to offer a new view. This is a great idea for the eclectic vintage collector!
9. Teacup DIY Lamp
Instant Southern charm! With a quick trip to the thrift store this happy little lamp could be your next project. Of course, be prepared to constantly want a cup of warm, comforting coffee or tea!
10. Flea Market Fan DIY Lamp
This is such a clever way to repurpose vintage fans. It might take a little more work than some of the other projects listed but if you are willing to put in the effort this is definitely a winner in charm!
11. Unique Log DIY Lamp
All the modern feels with natural touches. This could be very easy for the DIYer to create. (Make sure to de-bug and protect it before adding to your home!) This idea could be a great table lamp or floor lamp. Lots of possibilities here!
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