Posts Tagged ‘lamp’

@Home This Weekend: Novelty Lamp

This weekend, give your decor a kick in the pants by making a novelty lamp out of a vintage thermos. TheMistressT used a fun plaid thermos as the base of this lamp, and even covered the shade with a fun faux bois fabric. What a bright idea!

@Home This Weekend: Thermos Lamps

This weekend, make a unique lamp for your home! TheMistressT used vintage thermoses to make these fun bedside lamps for her guest room. Craftsters have used all sorts of creative things to build lamps with; click on the “lamp” tag to see other great lamp ideas! Save

Tute Tuesday: Light as a Feather Lamp

Decorating a new dorm room or office doesn’t have to cost you a fortune. Craftster member, Carolyn_dw shares her tutorial for a “Light as a Feather” Lamp that can dress up any room and save you a ton of cash. You can create a one of a kind lamp with a Japanese paper lamp, felt […]

@Home This Weekend: Custom Lamp

This weekend, make a custom lamp for your home. TheMistressTmade a beautiful floorlamp, repurposing a beautiful wooden tripod. What a great accent for any room!

@Home This Weekend: Lamp Transformation

This weekend, make the old new again. AmyLynn98 took an outdated brass lamp, and gave it new life with a couple coats of paint and a brand-new shade. It’s a cost effective way to enhance your decor!

Gamer Wednesday: Duck Hunt Lamp

Were you an expert hunter of the Greater North American Pixelated Duck in your day? Have you put your plastic gun controller away for bigger and better controllers? Why not use it to make yourself a hunting trophy, I mean lamp like fluffypants did? A cheap lampshade, some foam sheets, some cardboard, and a Duck […]

Craftster Crush: bleachrainbow

Craftster member bleachrainbow makes awesome things. Looking through her topics you’ll see about 30% well done, classic shirt reconstructions and about 70% costumes and clothing and various other things you’ve never dreamed up in your wildest imagination! I’m serious here, have you ever dreamed of using your dress to play skeeball? I know I haven’t!

Home Sweet Home: Clarinet Lamp

PinkDaisy repurposed her old, broken clarinet into a fabulous and colorful lamp. I’m sure many of us have an old grade school instrument tucked away in a closet or chest somewhere. Why not reconstruct it and give it new life? To see this project on Craftster click here: To see related projects on Craftster, […]

Crafting Entertainment: Super Mario Brothers and Nintendo

Next in our blog series “Crafting Entertainment” is the one that sometimes seems to have started it all. I don’t think there has ever been a time when you couldn’t come to Craftster and see loads of truly fantastic crafts based off of 8-bit Nintendo and especially off of Super Mario Brothers! I’m a huge […]

Craft Challenge #27 – Light Me Up

This month’s challenge was to create any kind of “light fixture” you could imagine. You could have revamped an existing light fixture or created one from scratch! We had 79 entries and over 550 votes!! 😀 The winner of this challenge is froufroufreak with her entry titled, “A Midsummer’s Night Dream Light” froufroufreak created this […]

Craft Challenge #27 – Light me up! – Due May 1 – May 5 2008

It’s time to enter Craft Challenge #27! If you haven’t started crafting, you still have time! 🙂 Read all about it here: