There are a variety of lamps that you can purchase to make your rooms look lovely, but if you are going for a customized look, why not make your own? You will save money and end up with a lamp that is perfect for your home’s style.
Here are some DIY lamp ideas that will get you inspired. A Lamp And Fixture
DIY Wooden Table Lamp
Give your home a rustic look by using a live wood edge for your lamp base. Start by finding a uniquely shaped raw wood piece. Drill a hole through the bottom so you can run your wire through, then place a bulb on the top. Finish it off with a store-bought lampshade or one you made yourself.
DIY Branch Table Lamp
Another take on the wooden table lamp, requires a sturdy branch for your base. Affix the branch into a wooden base allowing it to stand. Then add your wire and shade and place it on your night table to give your bedroom a standout look.
DIY Minimal Wood Lamp
Minimalism is in and you can take advantage of the style to create a no fuss, accent lamp. Simply find a cylindric wooden base and put an Edison bulb on top. No need for a lampshade here. The bulb provides a unique shape that adds interest while the carrying through on the minimalist style.
A Pallet DIY Wood Lamp
A pallet can be fashioned into a terrific DIY lamp. Cut a portion of the pallet to end up with a closed wooden box. Add wiring and a lightbulb and shade and you are good to. The unfinished look will be perfect for industrial decors.
DIY Wooden Base Desk Lamp
A wooden base lamp is a handy multi-purpose tool that is terrific for the desktop. To make this device, start with a wooden block. Carve into it to make holes that hold pens, scissors and other office supplies. Make another to fit a light bulb. Run the wiring through and you have a penholder and light all in one.
DIY Mini Pendant Frame Light
For this unique light, you will need to run a wire from the ceiling and hang a bulb from it. The wire should also run through the top an empty picture frame that surrounds the bulb. This will make for a modern geometric look that’s stunning and cutting edge.
DIY Pipe Lamp
Piping can provide a stylish lamp base. Take some old piping that will stand on its own on a table and run wiring through it. Affix a light bulb to the end. (It is hopeful that it will easily screw into the existing pipe). This is another style that will look great in an industrial setting.