Customized Illumination

Seeking more affordable decor, consumers turn to DIY lighting solutions

Implications - While contemporary aesthetics continue to influence interior decor, the cost is unappealing to post-credit-crunch consumers, prompting alternative DIY approaches. Seeking affordable interior designs without sacrificing style, consumers are turning to customized sources of illumination to add personal, simple-to-make touches to practical pieces of everyday decor.
SCORE: 4.8
Warm Top 6 Examples: 603,157 Total Clicks Mar 13 - Apr 14
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DIY Concrete Illuminators - This Hanging Concrete Lamp Will Add an Industrial Appeal to any Room
SCORE: 5.8
V. Hot 380,520 Clicks Pub: Aug 29, 13
DIY Concrete Illuminators
This Hanging Concrete Lamp Will Add an Industrial Appeal to any Room
If you’re looking to add some modern and minimalist touches to your interior decor without spending a fortune, then this DIY Hanging Concrete Lamp project will definitely offer you a great way... [More]
DIY Industrial Lighting - The Copper Geometric Pendant Lamp by Meg Kemner is Stylishly Easy
SCORE: 5.6
Hot 89,047 Clicks Pub: Apr 24, 13
DIY Industrial Lighting
The Copper Geometric Pendant Lamp by Meg Kemner is Stylishly Easy
Design Milk’s Meg Kemner is back at it again with a fun and stylish do-it-yourself home decor project: the Copper Geometric Pendant Lamp. As though inspired by industrial cage lighting, this... [More]
DIY Color Chip Lighting - The Paint Swatch Chandelier Combines Crafty and Chic
SCORE: 4.9
Hot 70,804 Clicks Pub: May 30, 13
DIY Color Chip Lighting
The Paint Swatch Chandelier Combines Crafty and Chic
The Paint Swatch Chandelier by Hey Gorgeous Events combines the best of DIY home accessories and takes it to a fantastically chic level. The stylists at Hey Gorgeous created a beautiful ombre... [More]
DIY Gradient Lighting - The Ombre Pendant Lamp Adds a Pretty Flair to Living Spaces
SCORE: 4.6
Hot 22,891 Clicks Pub: Jun 5, 13
DIY Gradient Lighting
The Ombre Pendant Lamp Adds a Pretty Flair to Living Spaces
Making the home more personal has never been easier with all of the do-it-yourself projects floating around the Internet, one of the latest being the Ombre Pendant Lamp. A playfully feminine affair,... [More]
Yarn-Made Lighting Solutions - This DIY Project Utilizes Ordinary Pieces of Yarn to Create Fixtures
SCORE: 4.4
Warm 34,985 Clicks Pub: Mar 19, 13
Yarn-Made Lighting Solutions
This DIY Project Utilizes Ordinary Pieces of Yarn to Create Fixtures
Lighting fixtures often cost an arm and a leg when you buy them at the store, but these yarn-made lighting solutions offers up a fantastic way to create beautifully designed lights on a budget.... [More]
Geometrically Curved Illuminators  - Andreu Carulla Recycles Materials to Make a Ceiling Lamp Design
SCORE: 2.4
Mild 4,910 Clicks Pub: Apr 9, 13
Geometrically Curved Illuminators
Andreu Carulla Recycles Materials to Make a Ceiling Lamp Design
Only a year after designer Andreu Carulla blew food and home decor lovers away with his glimmering Facetat serving dish, he’s back with this new Facetada ceiling lamp design that sees this... [More]