Creative and Affordable Handmade Lighting

Creative and Affordable Handmade Lighting

Kim R. McCormick
Feb 17, 2011

The shopping world is full of expensive and humdrum lamps, but each of these handmade beauts comes in at under $100.

Several of these finds require a certain level of skill and/or patience. Others are reminders that, with the right tools, pretty much anything can become a light source. If you'd like to try your hand at it, check out Colleen's direction on how to wire a lamp.

Fresh mint lamp by FiligreeCreations, $45
Bliss coffee can lamp by YellowSquareLove, $65
Upcycled basket pendant light by BootsNGus, $28
Cotton paper origami lampshade by Nellianna, $69
Brick fragment light by Anzfer, $80

Louvre map lamp by CzechPub, $38
The Menlo Park Lamp- Single Edison Bulb in Curly Maple by TheDapperLlama, $95
Lampshade -Origami Lionfish by GreenWallNL, $29.95
Socket chandelier by Hsup, $79
Blue teacup light by Mostazaseed, $38

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