A great lamp can make the room — and a dull one, well, it might not break the room, but it certainly doesn’t make it any better.
Find a thrifted slipcover and make it into a lampshade! Found a great shaped lamp in a horrible color? Paint it. Got old maps? A doily? Some paint? You can use all of those to make beautiful, unique lamps.
Get inspired with all these 17 DIY Lamp Projects after the break!