Instructables: exploring - workshop - light - wood - featured Fri, 24 Mar 2017 21:31:29 PDT BLOX v1.01 Bent Veneer Wood Lamp
Bent Veneer Wood Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> RobbeC I had some bent veneer wood left from a failed experiment, so I decided to make a lamp(shade) out of it.Most of it is done using simple tools: A dril Hole saws (different sizes) A saw A miter box Regular ol' wood glueThe materials I used: Veneer wood Wood board to reinforce the veneer wood Other w...
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Thu, 16 Mar 2017 00:37:46 PDT
Shotgun Shell Light Sensor Clock
Shotgun Shell Light Sensor Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> DiyWaterDog Learn how to make a beautiful wall or mantel clock that any Waterfowler would love to add to their sportsman decor. In this Instructable I will show how to use some basic Woodworking skills, beginner Wood Burning, and amateur Electronic work to build a working IR Light Sensor Circuit triggered cloc...
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Tue, 7 Mar 2017 17:52:24 PST
Shou Sugi Ban Lamp 2
Shou Sugi Ban Lamp 2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> mr_jase Shou Sugi Ban - An ancient Japanese technique of preserving/antiquing wood, traditionally used for cladding the exterior, preserving the wood and making it fire resistant.So this is my second attempt at making a Shou Sugi Ban lamp, my first: Shou Sugi Ban Lamp (charred Wood),it was good, but I wante...
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Mon, 6 Feb 2017 14:31:45 PST
Modern Bedside Lamp from Scraps
Modern Bedside Lamp from Scraps - More DIY How To Projects]]> diggoryrush For this project I will be making a modern bedside lamp, it is my homage to Brutalist architecture with extreme minimalism and harsh lines.The idea of this lamp is to create an ambient atmospheric light. It uses 0.2w and can be run continuously for around 6 years. The difference between this light a...
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Tue, 7 Feb 2017 04:46:46 PST
Wall Hanging Waterfall Decor With Shelf and Lights
Wall Hanging Waterfall Decor With Shelf and Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> kckace Great thing about this waterfall, is the customization you can put into it. Creating your cool wood wall art, to display with lights and a waterfall effect.For Those of you that like the video way of seeing how something is done, there is a link at the top of the page. If your one that likes pictu...
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Sun, 15 Jan 2017 06:01:00 PST
Pendant Lamp from Recycled Wood
Pendant Lamp from Recycled Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> DIY Andrea Please check out this video for more details on making this lamp.Make this awesome lamp with recycled wood.It's easy and minimal tools are required.Subscribe to my YT channel for more projects!Cheers!(all links open in a new tab for your convenience) Cut the 2 Circles and the Grooves WARNING - P...
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Wed, 25 Jan 2017 16:47:47 PST
ToYeM - The turnable toy
ToYeM - The turnable toy - More DIY How To Projects]]> Marhek The idea:My idea is to make a totem like toy (ToYeM). You can rotate each block and it can emmit light. When the blocks are alligned the right way the light will turn on. Getting the tools and materials MoSCoWMust: Blocks turning. It must emmit light.Should: When you turned the ToYeM the right wa...
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Tue, 24 Jan 2017 09:47:17 PST
Floor Lamp Shade
Floor Lamp Shade - More DIY How To Projects]]> FABLAB Dhahran Hey guys, today we have interesting project to make. So, it's basically a floor lamp shade made using plywood. In this instructable will go step by step to show you how to make it. So, let's get started. Note: this project was made in FABLAB Dhahran by Jafar Alobaid and Hussain Alhudhud. Requirem...
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Wed, 11 Jan 2017 23:23:34 PST
Mood/night light
Mood/night light - More DIY How To Projects]]> RobbeC A small mood light made with veneer wood.Materials used:Poster container tube (cardboard)Veneer wood (maple)Hardwood blockCorkSome electric wireG9 fittingA switchLEDlinseed oilTools used:sawhole sawseveral sizes of drill bitsstepped dril bitscrewdriverssanding papercloth or some soft kitchen paper t...
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Tue, 10 Jan 2017 12:43:17 PST
DIY Walnut Sea Glass Wax Cube Warmer
DIY Walnut Sea Glass Wax Cube Warmer - More DIY How To Projects]]> tjdux My girlfriend loves wax cube scent warmer, aka scentsy warmers. Scentsy is a name brand and there are many variations of them out there of all type. They boil down to a heat source, often a light bulb, used to melt wax cubes containing scented oils. They are a safe alternative to scented candles a...
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Sat, 7 Jan 2017 15:29:45 PST
Industrial Style Wall Sconces
Industrial Style Wall Sconces - More DIY How To Projects]]> ZH Fabrications Hey!I was recently commissioned by a local brewery(Escape Brewing) to design and produce some wall lighting for their new expansion. I decided to go with an industrial theme with some medieval styling cues.This was hands down one of my personal favorite builds as it required so many disciplines: met...
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Fri, 6 Jan 2017 08:46:17 PST
LED Fairy Light Globes
LED Fairy Light Globes - More DIY How To Projects]]> darbinorvar These LED fairy light globes are quite magical! This is a really cool and simple project which you can do even if you don't have many tools at all - in fact, I made two versions - one very simple for the beginner - and one that requires a little more woodworking. What You'll Need So for this proj...
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Sun, 18 Dec 2016 09:58:31 PST
Lotus Meditation Cube
Lotus Meditation Cube - More DIY How To Projects]]> Jeeves Thommy The idea: I have been dealing with a little bit of run away anxiety and stress lately so I started to practice meditation. One thing that I noticed help me stay present while meditating, was if I placed a candle in front of me and mindfully paid attention to the flickering flame. I built the Lotus M...
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Sun, 11 Dec 2016 06:23:21 PST
[k]NOT DARK - More DIY How To Projects]]> RayvenMaker NOT DARK (adj.): A state of not being dark, or brightness. KNOT (noun): an interlacement of the parts of one or more flexible bodies forming a lump or knob (as for fastening or tying together).[k]NOT DARK (noun): This specific light fixture, which has properties of the two above definitions. Hey the...
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Sun, 2 Oct 2016 20:11:42 PDT
Wooden Hand Light With Wood Log Slice Base
Wooden Hand Light With Wood Log Slice Base - More DIY How To Projects]]> ambitiouswoods Found some inspiration while browsing online and I had a few ideas of how I could make a new lamp.This was one of the ideas I came up with. This can be used as a table lamp and with some additional modifications it could also be hung on the wall.The materials I ended up using are as follows: Wooden ...
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 02:07:52 PDT
Color Changing Wooden Lamp
Color Changing Wooden Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> Trask River Productions After months of not creating anything worth publishing, I decided it was time to start a new instructable, thus leading to my lamp.The lamp has a color changing LED strip, with each color controlled with a potentiometer, as well as a regular incandescent lamp bulb on top with a dimmer switch.The pot...
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Thu, 22 Sep 2016 13:46:50 PDT
Slice of Wood Night Light
Slice of Wood Night Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> Thomas Workshop Hello everyone, in this instructable I wanna show you how to make Slice of Wood Night Light with light intensity contoller. This project is very cheap and easy to make. I made video and step by step instruction how to make it. This lamp give you soft and warm light at night.To make your own lamp you...
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Sat, 17 Sep 2016 14:01:28 PDT
Wooden Light Pendant Covers
Wooden Light Pendant Covers - More DIY How To Projects]]> petachock I've been getting in to a bit of wood turning recently and wanted to update my bedroom light. All it used to be was a standard white plastic pendant and ceiling cover with a plain lamp shade. I decided to turn two covers, one for the lamp holder and one for the ceiling cover. I also saw some lightin...
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Sat, 17 Sep 2016 14:17:29 PDT
Veneer Lamp
Veneer Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> Gluekoza The idea for this lamp came from pieces of veneer I had at my house. A while back I was walking next to a veneer factory, when I saw a large amount of leftover veneer that was about to be thrown away, and decided to take it. The veneer was just sitting my house taking space, and I was going to throw...
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Wed, 14 Sep 2016 14:23:06 PDT
DIY LED Log Lamp
DIY LED Log Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> CraftAndu What could be done with a log, few lightbulbs, and a flax rope? Simple, one awesome looking ceiling lamp!Well, I needed a new lamp in my kitchen. Furniture stores were a big no-no as I wanted something that would look cool, be natural and could be made with my own two hands. I knew I had all the too...
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Wed, 14 Sep 2016 04:57:50 PDT
Segmented Log Lamp
Segmented Log Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> Floyd Holland I got inspired through pictures on the WWW to make this log-lamp. When I outlined this idea to my wifey she got hyped up quite a bit so I had to put my money where my mouth is. Let’s get crackin!Parts list:Nicely shaped logMetal rods (3mm to 5mm, messing, copper, iron)LED (mini spotlight)12v adapter...
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Thu, 8 Sep 2016 07:37:59 PDT
Tree stump lamp
Tree stump lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> Howterson When I was working on a project I found a tree branch. I decided to cut a piece off just for fun. And after two weeks I made a lamp out of it. It was quite an easy project, it only took around 2 days. And when you're done you'll have a really nice lamp.For this project you need:-A tree stump( it doe...
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 13:12:45 PDT
DIY Floor Lamp With Only a Saw
DIY Floor Lamp With Only a Saw - More DIY How To Projects]]> Vincent C Hi, this is my first instructable, This lamp is very easy to make because i haven't wood working skills and i have only a simple saw to cut wood and a good wood file. So everyone can do it.And of course i apologize about my writing mystakes, im not english.My girlfriend wanted that kind of floor lam...
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Tue, 2 Aug 2016 08:29:43 PDT
Sleeper Lamp
Sleeper Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> petachock I had an off cut from an oak sleeper I made a Sleeper TV unit from that had been laying around for a while so I decided to make a nice bedside lamp from it. I used the wiring from a floor standing lamp that you can buy pretty cheaply from DIY stores or Ikea, you could make your own, adding an inli...
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Sun, 19 Jun 2016 07:48:47 PDT
Durable Flashlight With Wooden Accent
Durable Flashlight With Wooden Accent - More DIY How To Projects]]> Grain_of_Light This project is a continuation from my previous Wooden LED Flashlight project. You can see the link to this instructable project here: Although the previous wooden flashlight was a beautiful product and had many great features, it did have som...
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Tue, 17 May 2016 20:40:41 PDT
Light-Chest - More DIY How To Projects]]> Dylan91 Hello everyone!In this instructable i will show you how i made my first wooden chest. From the zero step to the finishing step:) I hope you are gonna love this and maybe it will inspire you to make your own light-chest! So let's start. What we'll need Materials: Wooden sheet (i used a 30cm*80cm...
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Sat, 2 Apr 2016 09:10:50 PDT
Zebra Ply Lamp
Zebra Ply Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> world of woodcraft In this Instructable I use some bits of walnut and scraps of ply wood to make a lamp for my little sister. She is a pretty cool kid so the contemporary design and stripes should be appreciated. I have wanted to make a lamp for her for some time but the right peace of wood never came up. After lookin...
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Mon, 15 Feb 2016 09:05:40 PST
LED Heart Light Bulb Lamp for Valentine's Day
LED Heart Light Bulb Lamp for Valentine's Day - More DIY How To Projects]]> techydiy For Valentine's Day this year I have created an led heart in a light bulb lamp. Watch the video! Please subscribe to my YouTube channel! Parts required The parts required for this project are: Clear incandesce...
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Sat, 13 Feb 2016 20:32:48 PST
Plywood Hexagon Lamp
Plywood Hexagon Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> EstherL6 Make this hexagon lamp in 11 simple steps!#stadslabrotterdam You will need: HammerWood glueSuperglueNailsScrewsScrewdriverHand drillRulerSandpaperMagnetPiece of metalLight bulb E14 + cord Filament for 3d printer ( I used white PLA 1.75 mm)Poplar plywood panels 300x600 mmThickness should be:2 plan...
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Tue, 2 Feb 2016 05:20:38 PST
3D Head Lamp
3D Head Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> FSLASER You will need:Wood 1/8"Acrylic 1/8"LED Strip 4"BatterySoldering IronSwitchSolderGlue Laser cut Begin by laser cutting your pieces.We're using the FSL Hobby Laser.The "Base" file includes two parts. This will make the solid and the hollow pieces to stack. Cut along the red lines and engrave on t...

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Wed, 13 Jan 2016 10:54:09 PST
Pipe Lamp
Pipe Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> OS11 This os a REALLY EASY project for you side table..Este Es Un proyecto súper sencillo para la mesita de noche... Pipes First of all you can check all the diff design of pipe lamps and you can add all types of things dependin on the size and .... Budget :)This are all 3/4 inches pipes and the redu...
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Mon, 4 Jan 2016 15:01:47 PST
Puzzle Tea Light Holder
Puzzle Tea Light Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> tdonoclift I recently built myself a CNC router and have been working like crazy over the past two months to produce Christmas gifts for all the family. I decided a tea light holder would be a nice simple weekend project as well as a good utilisation of some of the hardwood offcuts I bought in a mixed selectio...
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Tue, 15 Dec 2015 14:53:38 PST
DIY Wood Veneer Light
DIY Wood Veneer Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> ShiftyTips I really love to work with wood but I don't have a workshop to make bigger woodworking projects yet :)I saw a very good idea in a Youtube video with wood veneer so I bought some and started to figure out the project.That was a little bit complicated to work with veneer for the first time but after s...
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Wed, 9 Dec 2015 11:55:37 PST
Laser-Cut Paper Lantern
Laser-Cut Paper Lantern - More DIY How To Projects]]> tatiang Summary: This will take you through the steps required to create a laser-cut paper lantern that can house an LED tea light.Note: This Instructable is based on Making a Laser Cut Zen Lantern.Materials: cardboard (ideally, cut to 24" x 18") or wood (e.g. 1/8" baltic birch; ideally, cut to 24" x 18"), ...
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Wed, 2 Dec 2015 10:06:41 PST
Mini Fireplace
Mini Fireplace - More DIY How To Projects]]> Bebo1021 I decided I was going to make this one day, then I thought hey, why don't I make an instructable for it? So here it is!P.S this is my first instructable. Please comment if you make it! Also please Comment if I should post an instructable for an awesome battle hammer that I made! Materials/Tools ...
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Sat, 31 Oct 2015 13:51:04 PDT
Wall Pocket
Wall Pocket - More DIY How To Projects]]> inventy Is it a shelf, is it a book case, is it a shelfie? Nooo: it’s a Wall Pocket.It’s a shelf with a new function and that is to store not only a couple of books but also stuff that would normally fall of like hats and gloves. A cat would fit ;-) but also magazines and plants, this structure is very fir...
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Sun, 18 Oct 2015 01:38:32 PDT
Floor Wooden Lamp
Floor Wooden Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> cepi85 I love Floor Lamp, so i decided to make one!i've take some inspiration on google in this research : Wooden Floor LampThis project is very simple and's customizable, red color is my favourite, which is your's? What do you need - Lamp Materials You will need:(x3) Broomstick 1€ each(x...
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Fri, 16 Oct 2015 13:49:13 PDT
DIY Decorating with OLED Light Panel
DIY Decorating with OLED Light Panel - More DIY How To Projects]]> lgchemoled Christmas is only a couple months away! This is a step-by-step introduction of how to make a Christmas Decoration Lighting with LG Chem OLED light panel! I hope you enjoy it! Prepare 9 rectangular wooden panels Prepare 9 rectangular wooden panels of equal dimensions (100x240mm)(Note: Darker brown...
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Sun, 4 Oct 2015 20:05:45 PDT
Copper Wire Sphere Lamp v2.0
Copper Wire Sphere Lamp v2.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> oliveira.igorm This instructable is an updated version of a project that I've done this year. The first lamp had some problems: the wire used to make the ball was easily unwrapping, it didn't have a base and the power cord wasn't suitable for it. Materials The main parts are two kinds of copper wire, a thinner ...
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Sat, 5 Sep 2015 07:28:11 PDT
Eclipse Lamp
Eclipse Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> JON-A-TRON The Eclipse Lamp is a simple, wooden circle that hangs on a wall and fades up to a soft glow when you turn it. Light glows through a thin layer of wood veneer of the front of the disc, and semicircular holes in the back create a halo-like glow on the wall behind it.Using an LED strip, laser-cut plyw...

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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 11:39:44 PDT
Make a Bedroom Lamp From Shims
Make a Bedroom Lamp From Shims - More DIY How To Projects]]> chadmikell The challenge was to make a lamp cheaply from things I already had laying around. Materials- 1 Package of cedar shims ($3 - $4 at Home Depot) - Some scrap thin mahogany - A little plywood - The lamp parts I ordered off of ebay for about $10 - Lamp socket ( $1.40 ebay )- Lamp cord 9 ( $6 ebay )- Vint...
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Sun, 5 Jul 2015 11:18:03 PDT
Projector Lamp
Projector Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> Estrella Spaans Het ideeHet idee is een lamp waarbij je plaatjes van hardboard met patronen kan projecteren op een willekeurige plek. Het concept is erg oud, maar tegenwoordig komen steeds meer dingen van vroeger terug in een modern jasje. Met verschillende plaatjes met patronen kan er een nieuw soort lichtbron on...
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Wed, 1 Jul 2015 01:25:03 PDT
Tissue Paper Night Light
Tissue Paper Night Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> kludge77 The process for making this, is part craft project and part woodworking. To start, we'll channel your inner preschooler and break out the food coloring! Coloring Time! To help the coloring wick through the material I chose to use some denatured alcohol. In my original tissue I used water. Bot...
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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 15:10:29 PDT
Simple Wooden Lamp
Simple Wooden Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> xpchomefix Create a wooden desk lamp with simple materials. Materials and tools needed For this lamp, you'll need some basic tools and materials, but it can vary depending on how you decide to make the lamp.Materials:2x 8.8 Steel bolts, 7mm x 60mm2x Steel nuts, 7mm4x Steel washer, 7mm2x Countersunk screws, ...
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Mon, 4 May 2015 19:17:05 PDT
Edison lamp in a bell jar
Edison lamp in a bell jar - More DIY How To Projects]]> world of woodcraft I made an Edison lamp for my cousin about 3 years ago. Since then I have wanted to make one for myself and have played around with a whole heap of different variants in my mind. Recently I started to look at different computer aided design methods to help refine these designs. I am very happy with ...
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Sun, 3 May 2015 14:41:18 PDT
Wood LED Logo Sign
Wood LED Logo Sign - More DIY How To Projects]]> jessemckee I made this sign to go on a wall in an entryway of our building. The wood is from old pallets, a 2x4 and some scrap plywood. I've broken down several pallets over the past few weeks and there's all kinds of species of wood in there. Oak, poplar, pine and a couple others that the tannins in wood made...
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Thu, 5 Mar 2015 09:14:48 PST
Decorative Wood Lamp
Decorative Wood Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> Jprid I don't have the lamp anymore, but i will do my best to explain the parts i have no picture of. Choose the design and pick out the wood I used inventor to decide on the design. The overall dimensions is about 14" square by 6' 6" high. The mahogany posts are 3/4" milled into an L shape and the pin...
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Tue, 30 Dec 2014 08:42:16 PST
Cityscape Christmas Lamp
Cityscape Christmas Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> Cheesetopher Five years ago I tried to make this lamp and failed miserably with the use of expanding gorilla glue instead of hot glue, a set of scissors that creased paper rather than cut it, and procrastination may have also played a part. Here is my second attempt at the same idea of a lamp.My lamp has a Chris...
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Fri, 26 Dec 2014 08:13:52 PST
Wooden Space Lamp
Wooden Space Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> Aviv Mussali It all started with a broken floor lamp that only the lighting pole was saved, so I've decided to build its surround, using wood and my passion for space. The first part of this project is creating the lamp itself, using an existing lighting pole, and the second part (which will be described in a fu...
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Fri, 28 Nov 2014 02:15:57 PST
Woodpunk LED Desk Lamp
Woodpunk LED Desk Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> jeff-o The Woodpunk LED Desk Lamp is the result of being inspired, perhaps more than a year ago, by a design I saw on a design blog.  It's a bit of a pet peeve that all these fantastic ideas are flaunted but never produced.  So, I set about making my own wooden desk lamp, and I am extremely pleased with th...
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