Amazing Lights & Chandelier Designs

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Lighting is one of the most important parts in your home. Innovative, modern or handcrafted lamps, chandeliers can bring warm and cozy atmosphere to your home. We have searched the net for most interesting and easy to make lighting for you. Check these incredible handcrafted beauties and maybe do one yourself.

Warning! Check your lighting source and materials before creating lamp, pendant or chandelier. Most of these lighting ideas do not work with heating bulbs. Heating bulbs will set on fire materials that are not fire proof.

DIY Glass Pendant Light

Minimalist design, good looking and gives a lot of light. Light spread is huge, because there are no light blocking parts. Instead of red twine, wrap the wire with neon twine and enjoy the effect even when the light is turned off.

Materials: socket,wire,bulb, desired color thread/twine.

Source and full DIY instructions:


DIY Jar Lighting

Do you still save all those jars? There’s already full basement of these? Here’s the way to use them. Gives that natural look you can find in country barns.

DIY Bottle and Spoon Pendant Light

Simple and rally cheap pendant light made out of plastic bottle and spoons. This installation generates warm and cozy light. Although, it requires low energy LED light, that spreads least amount of heat in order to prevent melting and setting on fire.



Cool Glass Lights with Twinkle Lights Inside

Really simple and easy to do. You will need glass bottle/lantern/etc, twinkle lights (those from Christmas tree should be ok) that do not generate a lot of heat and that’s it. Put twinkle lights to bottles and light them up. Decorating bottles may give you great effects.

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Stunning Round Pendants

These looks really luxurious and there so many variations of them. Just choose the one that is most suitable for room design. Most of these round pendant also requires low-energy LED lights. One source for exact instruction from made by girl.

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 Playful Lights from Plastic Cups

Getting ready for your child’s birthday? Or just like colorful interior? Use your Christmas lights and add some plastic cups, wrap those cups in gift paper. Voila! The lighting is done.


DIY Woven Pendant Light

Really good looking and warm pendant made out of casual materials. Hang it in kitchen over table or kitchen island and you won’t regret.


  • hanging planter basket (mine was $7.00 from Walmart)
  • sisal rope
  • single round outlet cover plate for a rectangular receptacle
  • white spray paint for metal
  • mini-pendant (you could opt for the standard size, as well)

Detailed instructions here.


Tree Bark Lamp

It is hard to imagine something even more natural than this. Perfect for terrace or outside/yard lighting.


Unusual Umbrella Lamp

Want something extra-ordinary? Put umbrella instead of your usual lamp 🙂


Romantic Lights in Wine Glasses

Romantic lighting during dinner is a must. So throw those old candles and make some wine glass lamps instead.


Beautiful Textured Paper Lamps

Paper lamps not only looks good, but also creates beautiful shadows from their textures.


Bottle Plug Light

One more really simple way to light up your home is use rechargeable bottle plug lights. Just plug it into the bottle and you have a good looking fuzzy light. Get one from amazon.

 Classical Hat Lamps

Should be great addition to the man cave or some manly design room.


DIY Can Lamps

Can lamps are rally easy to make. These spread fuzy and warm light. Use these outside in your terrace or garden and light the environment.


DIY Awesome Pallet Furniture Ideas


Have you ever searched for a new furniture? There are so many options available in these times.  It is really exhausting and most of the time, the one that really looks good costs the most… So why not to make it by yourself?

Pallet – is answer to all your problems while searching for a new furniture. There are so many ideas, probably to fill every corner in the house. Starting from kitchen shelf to full living room furniture sets. Making any of these is really simple as half the work is already done.

But before start, check which pallets are safe to use in house. You may find great article about pallet markings here.

Original kitchen shelf with additional lightning
Kitchen tools holder
Office furniture set
Small couch for rest
Simple shoes holder
Living room couch
White TV holder
Small work table
Red living room furniture set
Yard furniture set
Small couch on wheels
Chair ideas
Terrace floors
White coffee table and small chest of drawers
Full living room couch
White terrace furniture
Bed base and end from pallets
Bike holder and wall decorations
Black minimalist kitchen island
Blue yard bench
One pallet coffee table with decoration
Full living room set in loft
Using pallets instead of chest of drawers
Green coffee table with wheels
Natural kitchen island
Living room furniture
Raw outside couch
Cat bed
Coffee table with glass top and drawers
Coffee table from 2 pallets

19 Indoor Herb Planter Ideas




Are you living in a small apartment? Or want to have fresh herb during whole yea? Well here is a solution just for you. Check these 19 amazing indoor herb garden ideas.



Wall mounted jar planters. For those who have a lot of indoor light.

DIY-hanging-HErb-gardenHanging herb garden made of flowerpots and wooden planks.

Wooden-Boxes-Indoor-Herb-GardenA bit more advanced, but still doable at home herb garden made of wooden boxes that are connected by a hose. Hose provides watering for all herb plants. This way there’s no need to water every planter one by one.

Kitchen-Herb-Garden-planter-in-Wood-BoxDo you still have that old palette? It’s time to use it for a better purpose.

Indoor-Wooden-Herb_gardenThis is a custom made indoor garden. Construction is really simple – 3 triangles on one bigger plank to hold them.

Indoor-Tea-Box-Herb-GardenDo still keep those tea cans? Now here is a great way to use them as a herb garden.

Indoor-Snail-Home-Herb-GardenOne of the most unusual indoor garden is made out of snail homes.

Indoor-Simple-Jar-Herb-GardenThe most simple way – take a jar, add some small rocks on the bottom, fill it with dirt and plant a herb. Viola!


Self watering planters. They are taking as much water from below jar as way require. This way herbs are always watered and there’s not a lot of attention required.

Indoor-PVC-Herb-GardenPlanter made out of PVC tube. Buy PVC tube, cut it to preferred length, drill some holes, plug both ends with knock-out plugs and  fill it with dirt. That’s it, enjoy your always fresh herbs! Full instructions can be found here MAKE A FLOATING PVC WINDOW PLANTER

Indoor-IKEA-Herb-GardenIKEA’s VURM wine rack and a few clear tumblers. Can it be more simpler?

Indoor-Herb-Garden-with-Upcycled-Tin-CansDon’t throw away every tin can. Every one of them can become a beautiful herb planter.

Indoor-Hanging-Jar-Wood-Herb-GardenJust love those small buckets attached to old wooden planks.

Indoor-Hanging-Jar-Herb-GardenThis herb garden can be a little more skill demanding, just to hang every jar in a right height.

Indoor-Hangign-Bucket-Herb-GardenReuse your old clothes rack. Hang some planters and create your ever green indoor garden.

Indoor-Flowerpot-Herb-GardenHanging flowerpots. Drill a hole in a bottom and connect all of them with a rope.

Indoor-Bronze-Can-Herb-GardenHave you got any more of those tin cans? Buy some bronze/gold spray and create good looking herb garden.

Idoor-Wooden-Box-Herb-GardenHuge indoor herb garden, that can also be rolled outside during warm season. For those who are obsessed with fresh herbs and have a lot of space inside.


Cut tin cans in half. Pin around the edge with linen pins. That’s it.