Roundup: 20 DIY Projects Using Reclaimed Materials

by DIY Maven

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Is there anything more rewarding in the DIY world than using reclaimed materials to make something? Seriously. A dejected object on a layover to a landfill is spotted by a keen eye. The object is swooped up and turned into something marvelous, getting a second chance on life and love. (We should all be so lucky.) The reclaimed materials featured in these 20 projects were the main characters of such fairytales. They now act as inspiration to...

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Roundup: 10 Thrift Store Lamp Projects That Look Fabulously Store-Bought

by Jennifer Farley

I don't know about you but I hate spending money on lamps. Don't get me wrong, I love a good lamp... they bring function, balance, and style to a space. I just don't understand why they're so expensive? The good news is that there are plenty of lamps taking up shelf space at your local thrift store for super cheap. Hopefully these projects will inspire you to make a stylish lamp for a fraction of the cost!   

 1. Add some panty hose to a shade and you have a stunner. So easy right? How many times would you have passed up the above lamp at the thrift store. Not now, right? See the tutorial and the other "panty hose lamp" that Mandi from Vintage Revivals makes here.

 

 2. Don't pass up those ceramic lamps in the thrift store. Just like the metal ones, they can be painted. See how Jen from I Heart Organizing painted her ceramic lamp here.

3. Buying a thrifted lamp is cheaper than buying lamp parts at your hardware store. Grab a cheap lamp, a cool vase, and make a new lamp. See how Jessica from Mom for Real made this lamp. She figured out how to do it without even drilling a hole!

4.  Pick a thrift store lamp with interesting detail. It will look expensive and one of a kind once you paint it. This DIY post goes into how you can prep an old dirty lamp for paint. (Hint: you can also spray paint a lamp shade too!)

5.  Dress up those skinny little table lamps with a thrifted ceramic animal. Check out how it's done here.

Thrifted Lamp Updates That Look Store-bought
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6. Did you know you can tint glass with alcohol ink? Alcohol ink is scrapbooking ink commonly found in local craft stores. I didn't know this either but I might have to try this one!

7. Give a thrift store lamp a little abstract detail. You need to check out the "before of this lamp" to understand how stylish this lamp has become.

8. This lamp was once a $2 thrifted lamp. It got a little updated with foam board and spray paint. Yeah, you need to check this one out.

9. I'll be honest, painting marble intimidates me. But, this DIY looks seriously easy! It requires a tub of water, spray paint, and the ability to roll the lamp base in the water. Check it out here.

10. The ombré effect can make a vintage lamp look super unique. I love the fade from black to white on this lamp. See how it's done over on A Beautiful Mess.

Thrifted Lamp Updates That Look Store-bought
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Looking for more thrift store updates? Check out this Roundup of updated thrift store china hutches.

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10 Ways To Cozy Up Your Patio For Fall

by Faith Provencher
10 Ways To Cozy Up Your Patio For Fall
Photo: IKEA

Whether you're excited about it or not, fall is almost upon us and it's time to start thinking about transitioning our outdoor spaces into the new season. So today we're sharing ten great tips for making your patio, deck or porch feel warm and cozy for autumn.   

 

Photo: Via  DigsDigs

1. Add a fire pit. It will give off some serious heat to keep your toes warm, and the glow of the fire will create an inviting ambiance for your outdoor space. 

2. Hang string lights. It gets darker much earlier in the fall, so if you haven't already, you'll want to hang some white string lights to add warmth and extra lighting. 

 

10 Ways To Cozy Up Your Patio For Fall
Photo: Project Wedding

3. Light the walkway with lanterns. This is both functional and decorative... aren't those black lanterns gorgeous?!

 

4. Add pumpkins. This is an incredibly easy way to add an autumnal feel without breaking the bank.

 

10 Ways To Cozy Up Your Patio For Fall
Photo: Brit + Co.

5. Add textiles. Bring some blankets and throw pillows outside with you to make sure that your guests stay warm and comfy. 

 

10 Ways To Cozy Up Your Patio For Fall
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6. Plant ornamental cabbage. These leafy green and purple plants enjoy the cooler weather, so they lend a very fall feel to any patio or porch. 

 

7. Accent planters with branches. Bare tree branches feel very autumnal as well, so they make a great accent in your fall planters and pots. 

 

10 Ways To Cozy Up Your Patio For Fall
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8. Add candles. These pumpkin spice candles have a warm orange color and a scent that is unmistakably fall. Get the how-to here.

 

9. Warm up your color scheme. Switch from lighter summery colors to warm golds, oranges and reds.

 

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10. Switch to hot drinks. Instead of drinking things like iced tea and white wine, switch over to red, hot toddies, tea and coffee. 

 

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IKEA Hack: Easy USB Task Light

by Faith Provencher
IKEA Hack: Easy USB Task Light
Photo: Faith Towers

This month we're talking about IKEA hacks here at Curbly, so I have another double hack for you today. The moment I saw the JANSJÖ task light, I knew I had to have it - and make it cuter, of course. Keep reading to check out my bohemian chic IKEA hack.    

 

IKEA Hack: Easy USB Task Light
Photo: Faith Towers

This formerly plain and boring JANSJÖ task lamp is powered by a USB port so you can light up your work space without having to rely on having an electrical outlet nearby. And now that it has a fun pink color and an adorable wicker shade, I can do my work in style! 

IKEA Hack: Easy USB Task Light

Here's what you'll need for this project:

 

IKEA Hack: Easy USB Task Light

Set aside the larger two baskets from the LJUSNAN set, you'll only need the small one for this project. Wrap painter's tape around the bottom of the basket and on the interior, so there is a stripe of wicker around the top that is exposed. Tape off the light bulb section of the JANSJÖ along with the metal part of the USB port.

IKEA Hack: Easy USB Task Light

Spray paint the exposed areas using multiple thin coats of paint. Let them dry thoroughly. Remove all of the painter's tape.

IKEA Hack: Easy USB Task Light

Use a utility knife to cut a slit in the center of the bottom of the basket. Slip the USB end of the light up through the slit so that the bulb ends up inside the wicker "shade." Widen the slit if it doesn't pull through easily.

IKEA Hack: Easy USB Task Light

Secure the light to the basket using a bit of hot glue around the base of the cord.

IKEA Hack: Easy USB Task Light
Photo: Faith Towers

And your double IKEA hack is complete! So cute, right? I keep it right on my desk and plug it into my laptop when I need a bit of extra light for writing notes or doing crafts. 

IKEA Hack: Easy USB Task Light
Photo: Faith Towers

The light is pleasantly bright, and the wicker shade prevents you from accidentally looking directly at the bulb.

IKEA Hack: Easy USB Task Light
Photo: Faith Towers

Which you'd want to avoid, because it's bright! 

IKEA Hack: Easy USB Task Light
Photo: Faith Towers

The JANSJÖ also comes as a larger table lamp, a clip lamp and a floor lamp (all of which are powered by a regular electrical outlet) so there are a lot of different variations that you could do. Just use one of the larger LJUSNAN baskets!

IKEA Hack: Easy USB Task Light
Photo: Faith Towers

Hope you enjoyed this unique project, stayed tuned for more IKEA-related fun later this month!

IKEA Hack: Easy USB Task Light
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Roundup: 8 Unbelievable Dorm Room Makeovers

by DIY Maven

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It's almost time. Back to school, or college as the case may be. You can tell by the scent of #2 pencils in the air and Bed Bath & Beyond ads for dorm room doo-dads. It's no wonder BB & B and Target and such push dorm room decor this time of year. Back in 2012, the National Retail Federation estimated that dorm room

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Shopping Guide: Three Dorm Designs To Steal This Semester

by Jennifer Farley

Shopping Guide: Three Dorm room Designs to Steal This Semester

The fall semester is about to begin and Curbly has you covered. Here are three stylish and shoppable designs that you can steal for your dorm.

Dorm Room Design #1

Shopping Guide: Three Dorm room Designs to Steal This Semester
Pin & Shop This Dorm Room Design from Ikea & World Market

The above moodboard is a combo from World Market and Ikea.

If there was ever a one stop shop for college, Ikea is your store. There is no better store for storage items which is what you need the most for your home away from home.

 

Is this dorm design too feminine? Switch the rug out with this one and you have a more masculine look.

 

The Highlights:

 

Shopping Guide: Three Dorm room Designs to Steal This Semester

 

Shopping Guide: Three Dorm room Designs to Steal This Semester

 

The Kvistbro basket can serve as storage for extra blankets, books, or whatever... and also serve as a coffee table.

Ikea bedspreads are great (and inexpensive) for layering your bed. They are perfect light weight bedding option and can transition to a sofa blanket when needed.

Shopping Guide: Three Dorm room Designs to Steal This Semester

 

Shopping Guide: Three Dorm room Designs to Steal This Semester

 

 

These colorful Lixhult cabinets are new from Ikea and the options are endless. They come without legs and smaller sizes. They are completely stackable...think awesome locker unit. This could be a great side table or put two together and it can be your t.v. storage.

The Knoppart sofa is inexpensive and its comfort level could be increased by loading it up with some pillows or one large lumbar pillow. If you like to sew (or your mom does) the slip cover would be simple to DIY.

Shopping Guide: Three Dorm room Designs to Steal This Semester

 

Shopping Guide: Three Dorm room Designs to Steal This Semester

 

There is not a more perfect college shelving unit than Ikea's Ivar system. It's hackable, paintable, and adds a ton of storage. You can add inexpensive interior drawers and shelves or even add interior cabinets and dresser drawers. I love the hooks you can hang on the side for towels or jackets. Take the bottom shelf out and make it your desk, mini fridge, or trunk. It can store books, clothes, food, or really anything. It's inexpensive, expandable, and can totally transition with you out of college.

This shelving unit can do everything but take your tests.

Here are some ideas to make the Ivar Shelving Unit a desk.

 

Dorm Room Design #2

 

Shopping Guide: Three Dorm room Designs to Steal This Semester
Pin & Shop This Dorm Room Design from Target and H&M

This dorm room comes from Target and H&M Home.

 

The Highlights:

 

Shopping Guide: Three Dorm room Designs to Steal This Semester

 

Shopping Guide: Three Dorm room Designs to Steal This Semester

This bathroom storage system from Threshold is pretty creative. You can use it to store your towels or you can hang baskets to hold all your bathroom toiletries. This is completely DIY-able.

Shopping Guide: Three Dorm room Designs to Steal This Semester

 

Shopping Guide: Three Dorm room Designs to Steal This Semester

 

Target's over the door storage mirror is a great solution for your jewelry.

Shopping Guide: Three Dorm room Designs to Steal This Semester

 

Shopping Guide: Three Dorm room Designs to Steal This Semester

 

H&M Home bedding is my favorite. It feels a little more grown up to me but yet fun and colorful. Their pillows are always unique and inexpensive.

I always check H&M Home for affordable storage and decor. I also love these cute paper baskets.

 

Dorm Room Design #3

Shopping Guide: Three Dorm room Designs to Steal This Semester
Pin and Shop this Dorm Room Design from Walmart

All the items in the above moodboard are from Walmart.

I have lived in two small towns where the closest Target was at least an hour away and the closest Ikea was 5 hours away! When I lived there I was jealous of all the stylish design board on Pinterest that showcased stores only in bigger towns or cities. Because of this, I decided to do a design moodboard for those who more than likely have a Walmart in their town...and no else.

 

The Highlights:

 

Shopping Guide: Three Dorm room Designs to Steal This Semester

 

Shopping Guide: Three Dorm room Designs to Steal This Semester

 

Ever since Better Homes and Garden came to Walmart, there have been more really great bedding options. Sometimes a unique piece of furniture like Walmart's Mainstays white bookcase, can help style a space (like a dorm room) that can be very boring in architecture. is really unique but very usable...and of course, very affordable.

Shopping Guide: Three Dorm room Designs to Steal This Semester

 

Shopping Guide: Three Dorm room Designs to Steal This Semester

 

We all know you college kids need your sleep and you can with these affordable blackout curtains. They come in 20 colors and even have tall sized (95 inch) options. I am not a huge fan of pocket panels but grab some clips to hang them, and you are good to go.

These wicker-look, plastic drawers by Sterilite are so versatile. They can serve as beside table or add a stained wood top and it can be your t.v. table for a light weight television.

Shopping Guide: Three Dorm room Designs to Steal This Semester

 

Shopping Guide: Three Dorm room Designs to Steal This Semester

 

Walmart wins the day on affordable storage totes, baskets and lighting because they are so inexpensive.

Shopping Guide: Three Dorm room Designs to Steal This Semester

 

Shopping Guide: Three Dorm room Designs to Steal This Semester

 

Walmart actually had my favorite seating options like this Paxson Linen futon. Most of Walmart's best options are online, but the good news is they have free shipping to their stores. Ship it to your store and check it out before you load it because they'll do returns right there if you don't like it.

These striped rugs are so simple but since they come in so many colors they go with so much.

Don't have room to travel with bigger items? Ship them to the store in your college town and pick them up when you get there.

 

Shopping Guide: Three Dorm room Designs to Steal This Semester

Have you moved out of the dorms and started renting an apartment? Check out these apartment updates you can do without asking your landlord.

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Get The Look For Less: Rustic Natural

by Faith Provencher
Get The Look For Less: Rustic Natural
Photo: Magnolia Market

Rustic home décor has become popular lately, and not just in cabins or mountain homes. Natural elements like wood, glass, iron and wool fill these spaces, and with a bit of strategic decorating they can be totally chic and stylish. And while they can have the tendency to be pricey, we've culled through the internet to find some affordable options. Keep reading to check them out.   

 

Textiles

Get The Look For Less: Rustic Natural
Photo: Garden Style Living

Neutral colors, plaids, faux furs and cozy knits are the perfect complement to your rustic decor. Here are some less expensive options:

 

Get The Look For Less: Rustic Natural
Plaid Wool Blanket from Amazon, $68

 

Get The Look For Less: Rustic Natural
Jute Rug from Rugs USA, $63+

 

Get The Look For Less: Rustic Natural
Fuzzy Faux Snow Leopard Pillow from Pier 1, $24.95

Furniture

Get The Look For Less: Rustic Natural
Photo: Found By Domestic Bliss

Rustic style furniture often has a wooden element of some kind - sometimes with clean lines and an aged finish, or sometimes with a more natural, organic shape. Here are a few great product ideas:

Get The Look For Less: Rustic Natural
Rustic "X" Cabinet from Target, $119.98
Get The Look For Less: Rustic Natural
Studio Dove Finish Coffee Table from Overstock, $109
 
Get The Look For Less: Rustic Natural
Wood Slice Coffee Table from World Market, $179.99

Lighting

Get The Look For Less: Rustic Natural
Photo: Oz Architects

Rustic, cabin-style lighting often utilizes materials such as clear glass, iron and wood, to name a few. Here are two stunning pieces that won't break the bank: 

Get The Look For Less: Rustic Natural
Wooden Sconce from World Market, $19.99
 
Get The Look For Less: Rustic Natural
Coastal Recycled Glass Lamp from Pier 1, $49.98

Wall Decor

Get The Look For Less: Rustic Natural
Photo: Golden Boys and Me

Wood is another theme in rustic wall décor, whether it is functional or purely decorative. Are we seeing a trend here?! Check out a couple of cheap yet attractive options: 

Get The Look For Less: Rustic Natural
Mountain Wall Art Shelf from Etsy, $48
Get The Look For Less: Rustic Natural
Entryway Wall Mount Coat Rack from Overstock, $66.99
 
Get The Look For Less: Rustic Natural
Printable Wooden Fish Wall Art from Etsy, $5

 

Get The Look For Less: Rustic Natural
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10 DIY Mid-Century Modern Projects to Give Your Home Some Serious Personality

by Jennifer Farley

DIY Mid Century Modern Accessories

Mid-century modern decor is striking, timeless, and a little funky. Here are some DIYs to try to add some MCM flair to your home.    

1.  Popsicle Stick Honeycomb Shelves

These are awesome and so easy. Grab some sticks and glue and this "how-to" to make them.

2. Patterned Cork Coasters

These colorful cork coasters are an easy and fun way to bring in a little mid-century vibe to your decor. Click here for the "how-to".

3. Mid Century Plant Stand

This modern plant stand requires a few tools but it's not too difficult. Here are the instructions.

4. DIY Starburst Wall Clock

Starburst clocks can be expensive, but this DIY version is affordable and looks pretty spot on. Here's the "how-to".

5.  Paul McCobb Wine Rack

This DIY is so much more affordable than the original.

 

6. DIY Boomerang Coffee Table

I know this technically isn't an accessory, but it's just too awesome to leave out. The table is adorable and looks expensive. Check out the tutorial here.

7.  Mid-century Plant Hanger

All you need is wood and a jigsaw to make this plant hanger happen. 

 

 

8. Large Sphere Paper Pendant Light

Remember those fortune tellers you used to fold as a kid? To get this MCM pendant you simply make a ton and glue them to a paper lantern. Here's the full tutorial.

9.  DIY Mid-Mod Drinking Glasses

These glasses might be my favorite of them all. Check out the tutorial here.

10. MCM Candle Holders

These colorful candle holders are so easy to make!

DIY Mid Century Modern Accessories

 

Want more mid-century? Check out this roundup of handmade MCM gifts and this guide to finding MCM furniture.

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Small Apartment Bedroom Gets HUGE Kid Makeover

by DIY Maven
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Photo: So Haute Style

Nicole Gibbons was given a tall order when asked to re-do the smaller bedroom in a clients' 2-bedroom NYC apartment. It started as a "big boy room" for their toddler son, but a few months into the project--surprise--the couple learned they were adding another kiddo to the group. Nicole's plan had to change--big time. Now the room had to service a growing toddler AND a new baby, a baby, by the way, whose gender was...

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Round Up: 10 Fun & Easy Lighting DIYs to Brighten Your Outdoor Space

by Stephanie Lee
10 Fun & Easy Lighting DIYs to Brighten Your Outdoor Space
Photo: A Beautiful Mess

I'm going to be honest here and admit that although I have a large courtyard, I barely spend any time in it and I haven't entertained there ONCE. Crazy huh?

It's not that I don't like the outdoors I swear! Rather, our outside space looks like the land that time forgot with plants all over the place and remnants of paving from the last owners. In short, it's really not a picturesque place to host a summer soiree. 

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Eye Candy: 10 Clever Ways To Use Bistro Lights Outside

by Faith Provencher

Eye Candy: 10 Clever Ways To Use Bistro Lights Outside

Photo:Yard Envy

 

Bistro lights, also known as globe or string lights, are hot these days... people are using them for weddings and parties, but they're also great for general everyday use. And you can do more than just drape them on a railing. Here are ten clever ways to use them.   

 

Eye Candy: 10 Clever Ways To Use Bistro Lights Outside

Photo: The Good Life

1. Wrap bistro lights around tree branches to cast a pretty glow over your patio or backyard. [Photo: The Good Life]

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Make It: DIY Wooden Edison Bulb Table Lamp

by Jennifer Farley

 

DIY Edison Bulb Table Lamp

 

Edison bulb table lamps are minimal and unique. They can be the perfect light for a side table, bedside table, or book shelf. Using basic woodworking skills and electrical installation, this wood-block version of the edison bulb table lamp is simple to make.    Here is what you need...

Materials

 

  • 2 ft 1X6 board 
  •  drill
  • 1 1/2 spade bit (pictured)
  • 5/8 spade bit (not pictured)
  • Drill Bit (big enough to drill hole for lamp pipe)
  • Loctite Adhesive (you could use wood glue)
  • Porcelain Lamp Socket (I got mine here)
  • lamp cord ( I took mine from an old lamp but you could get yours at Amazon)
  • Threaded lamp pipe (two pictured but I only needed one) I purchased multiple sizes at Lowes. The length depends on size of block.
  • Rubber feet (small rubber furniture pads) (3-4)
  • Screw Driver (small phillips for installing light fixture)
  • Miter Saw
  • Sander or Sand paper
  • Wood Clamps
  • Hot glue or Super Glue (unless your furniture pads have adhesive)
  • Stain or paint (optional) I didn't use this

Materials needed for Edison Bulb Table Lamp

 

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DIY Edison Bulb Table Lamp

To make four square boards from your 1X6 board, measure and mark your board every 6 inches. 

 

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DIY Edison Bulb Table Lamp

 

 

DIY Edison Bulb Table Lamp

 

Cut your board into four 6 inch squares.

 

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DIY Edison Bulb Table Lamp

 

 

DIY Edison Bulb Table Lamp

 

Glue the four pieces together and clamp. Let your wood block dry. If your wood pieces don't line up on one side this is okay. You can easily fix this with your miter saw.

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DIY Edison Bulb Table Lamp


After using the miter saw to clean up uneven sides (if needed), use a ruler to make marks on the corner. This does not need to be symmetrical or perfect. I just drew the lines at random.

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DIY Edison Bulb Table Lamp

 

 

DIY Edison Bulb Table Lamp

 

Set your miter saw at an angle, put your safety goggles on and cut your block. Any angle will do. I started with a 15 degree angle but I used different angles for each cut.

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DIY Edison Bulb Table Lamp

 

 

Flip your block over and repeat step four and five. Again, I used different degrees of angles.

 

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DIY Edison Bulb Table Lamp

 

DIY Edison Bulb Table Lamp

 

The left photo is what my block looked like after cutting. The next step is to sand your block nice and smooth. ( I sanded after I drilled the hole but I wish I would have done it before because it made my drilled holes a little off center.)

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DIY Edison Bulb Table Lamp

 

DIY Edison Bulb Table Lamp

 

Next, drill a hole to sink the porcelain lamp socket into the block. I used a 1 1/2 inch bit. I wanted the white socket to stick out of the top of the block a little. I measured, drilled and placed the socket in place. If I didn't like it I would drill a little more.

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DIY Edison Bulb Table Lamp

I realized the bottom of the porcelain light socket had a screw to hold the threaded cord secure. I also realized the part you screw the lamp socket into was a little bigger than the lamp pipe. (see this picture for reference).

DIY Edison Bulb Table Lamp
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I realized all this mid process. Because of this, I needed to drill a 5/8 inch hole so the bottom part of the porcelain lamp socket could sit flush. I drilled and checked until I had drilled enough that the socket sat secure.

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DIY Edison Bulb Table Lamp

The next step is to drill a hole for the threaded lamp pipe to fit all the way through the block.

DIY Edison Bulb Table Lamp

Here is the block after drilling the three holes.

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DIY Edison Bulb Table Lamp
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Take apart your porcelain socket. (The above picture shows the back side and front side of socket)

Step

Before you install your lamp cord to your socket you need to first slide your the following things, in order, over your cord.(Sorry, this is not pictured)

  • locking nut
  • woodblock (from the bottom to the top and locking nut is underneath)
  • threaded lamp pipe
  • metal bottom part of the porcelain socket
  • Insulation piece of porcelain socket (goes between installed socket and bottom part)

If your plug is installed at the end of your lamp cord, you have to screw everything on before you attach the lamp cord to the socket. You are basically putting on everything backwards. If this does not make sense read thru the next steps to see how it all fits together and them come back and do step 12.

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DIY Edison Bulb Table Lamp

 

DIY Edison Bulb Table Lamp

 

 

Install the lamp cord to the bottom of the lamp socket. Read the instructions that come with your kit. [Right Photo]

Tip: The ribbed cord is the white (neutral) and the smooth cord is the black (hot). Most lamp sockets require the white (neutral) cord to attach to the silver screw and the black (hot) to the gold screw. Read your instructions to make sure.

Slide the isulation layer and the bottom part of your socket up your lamp cord and re-attach. (Mine re-attached with screws from the inside)

Screw in the lamp pipe to the bottom of your lamp socket and tighthen the screw to lock it. (Note: because of step 12 the cord is already threaded through as you attach it all together)

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DIY Edison Bulb Table Lamp

Pull the cord from the bottom and pull the lamp pipe and cord all the way through.

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DIY Edison Bulb Table Lamp

Screw the locking nut on the bottom of the threaded lamp pipe to secure the cord.

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Use the hot glue to attach rubber feet to the bottom of your block. This is so the cord can fit neatly underneath the block while it sits flush.

DIY Edison Bulb Table Lamp

Screw in a light bulb and you are done!

 

DIY Edison Bulb Table Lamp

 

DIY Edison Bulb Table Lamp

 

DIY Edison Bulb Table Lamp

 

DIY Edison Bulb Table Lamp

 

DIY Edison Bulb Table Lamp
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Interested in learning more about lighting DIY projects? Check out some more project ideas here and here

 

 

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Before & After: Gorgeous West Elm Bedroom Makeover

by DIY Maven
West Elm Bedroom Makeover Before
Photo: Jacqui Turk

This bedroom makeover is like the Cinderella of bedroom makeovers. You can tell by the "before" that it has all the makings of something beautiful but just needed a fairy godmother to put it over the top. The bedroom belongs to Jen Bishop from Interiors Addict, and when West Elm found out it was up for renovation, they decided to pick up the wand. And bippity-poppity-boo this is what the bedroom looks like now: 

West Elm Bedroom Makeover After
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