Turning a wastebasket into a modern design ceiling light.
An IKEA and CURVER products' hack.
Step 1: Ceiling Cord
Use only the cable from IKEA's ceiling light "MELODI".
The cord incorporates a plastic support for the shade.
Step 2: Wastebasket Hack
Use a CURVER's white translucent wastebasket with circular cutouts.
Turn it upside down and cut a ~3,5cm (aka 1.37 in) diameter hole out of its bottom.
Step 3: Ceiling Cord Hack
Push it throught the plastic supporter of the ceiling light cord to fit in as a shade.
Then screw the light bulb.
Step 4: Light It Up!
The modern design wastebasket ceiling light is ready!
Participated in the
Lamps and Lighting Contest 2016