12 Upcycled Lamp Creations

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Sick and tired of your store-bought, boring every day run of the mill lamp? Check out these 12 upcyled lamp creations that are purely awe inspiring and create your own!

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1. Paint Swatch – Tape paint swatch strips together and use a hot glue gun to adhere to the shade

2. Magazines – Dress your lampshade in a collage of your favorite magazines.

3. Test Tubes – Fill test tubes with sand, colorful water, beads, fresh flowers or leave them empty.

4. Wine glasses – Place tea lights in wineglasses and cover with vellum paper. Create folds or punch holes for extra pattern.

5. Bottle Caps – Punch holes on the side of the caps and string together with brass wire.

6. Bowl – Cut the bottom of a bowl big enough to fit the light socket.

7. Spoons – Detach spoons from the stem and glue on an empty water jug.

8. Egg cartons – cut cups of an egg carton and glue together.

9. Plunger – Just shorten the stem of a plunger and hang from the ceiling

10. Straws – Stuff the holes of a mesh wire basket with straws and hang

11. Milk Crates – Take that old crate from the garage and make it into a lantern

12. Jars – Make hanging or standing lamps or a little night light.