This minimalist DIY light reminds me a little bit of the (much, much more expensive) Pipe Light by Tom Dixon. While his version is made from powder coated aluminum, this clever interpretation is crafted from -- wait for it -- a discarded cardboard poster tube!
In celebration of Modernism month at Curbly, we rounded up 20 of the best and coolest modern lighting projects on these here Interwebs. Yes, you read that right, TWENTY. So, put on your DIY pants, it's time to get illuminated!
The supplies to make this gorgeous bentwood wall sconce can be found in any big box store, but it does require a bit of electrical know-how. Namely, hard
If you're looking to jazz up your bedside lighting situation, look no further! This DIY accordion-style sconce is your ticket to illuminating late-night reading in style.
The GUAU wall sconce, from Arturo Alvarez, waxes and wanes as you see fit. In front of the light itself, it has a moveable disk that you can turn and rotate as the mood strikes, creating magical moon beams that confuse werewolves to no end. For more information, go to Arturo Alvarez.