Weekend Projects: 5 Bright Ideas for a DIY Lamp !! I continue to be astonished by the retail cost of most light fixtures. If you, too, have been subject to sudden bouts of sticker shock, know this: It's so much cheaper—and really, so much easier than you might have feared—to create a DIY lamp.
A collection of 19th-century patterned glass oil lamps keep company with a new version wired for electric light. With the help of a rewiring kit ($16.95; leevalley.com), updating a vintage oil lamp is not so complicated. Now that’s a bright idea.
Looking to modernize your home? The CANVAS Rowan Floor Lamp will add a modern and stylish touch to any room. To compliment this look, use it with the CANVAS Rowan Table Lamp. Check out our CANVAS Lighting Collection for more bright ideas.