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If you’re looking to add some creative and practical lighting details to your home, DIY lighting projects are a great way to go! They are some of my favorite projects in fact. 

Whether you’re painting thrifted lamps, swapping out lampshades, or stringing up fairy lights, there’s an easy solution for every style and budget. From adding new life to an old lamp with paint and fabric to creating a twinkly atmosphere in your living room using battery-powered string lights, the possibilities are nearly endless.

DIY lighting projects can be as simple or as complex as you’d like them to be. Start small with a set of inexpensive candles from the dollar store.

Strategically arrange them around the house for a warm ambient glow without breaking the bank. If you’re feeling adventurous, try repurposing antique table lamps by spray painting them and adding new fabric shades. You can even make use of those old mason jars by turning them into chic pendant lights!

With such an abundance of choices available to customize your home’s lighting design, it’s easy to get overwhelmed if you don’t know where to start.

Fortunately, online stores offer an array of affordable options that fit almost any space and budget. From sleek modern chandeliers and wall sconces to rustic Edison bulbs and shimmering crystal pendants, you can find whatever look you want with minimal effort. Get creative and create something unique with your DIY lighting project ideas!

My favorite lighting projects:


Yogurt Container Turns Into Cute Pendant Light

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June 2, 2015

Do It Yourself Goodwill Table Lamp Makeover

Have you ever gone to Goodwill with just a few dollars in your pocket, but come out with something truly beautiful and unique? With a little bit of creativity and effort, you can transform an inexpensive second-hand item into a beautiful home décor piece that will dazzle your guests and…
June 16, 2014