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Whatttaaa GREAT ideas from these talented people. I was blown away with these very clever lamp projects out of recycled materials.

12 Clever and Stunning Lamps out of Recycled Materials

For those coffee lovers, better save those coffee cups and filters because you can make these…

paper cups

                                                                     Source: Uploaded by user via Christian on Pinterest

Coffee Lamps, Christian DuCharme, gallery laFayette, recycled filter lamps, recycled lighting art, spoon lamps, coffee filter art, coffee cup lamps, recycled lighting design
Christian DuCharme Plastic Spoon Lamp via inhabitat.com
Coffee Filters
Coffee Filters via inhabitat.com

Photos above are creations of Christian DuCharme, a Swiss Designer from Zurich.

poker cards lamp_nick sayers
Poker Cards
coke bottles lamp_nick sayers
Coke Bottles

Photos above are creations of Nick Sayers. Very impressive. He even created a 4 metre diameter geodesic dome made from estate agent boards.

paper cups lamp
as seen in inhabitat.com

Designers: Chengyuan Wei, Guanyun Wang, Ye Tao, Jianxing Cai, Chao Chen and Xuanxing Yang. This is made of recycled paper cups cut in half lengthwise.

spoon lamp inspired by pine cone

British Designer Clive Roddy created this beautiful piece inspired by pine cone.

Mason jars lamp
as seen via L Kae Interiors

(top: Antique Insulator pendant lights from Railroadware, Bottom: Blue Mason jar pendants from Reclaimed Lighting)

Lately, I have seen quite a lot of bloggers recycled mason jars to create beautiful pendant lamps.
Next, Ed Chew’s CORE.

Ed Chew's CORE (Tetra Pack and Coconut Spheres)

Ed Chew’s CORE (Coconut Recycle) via inhabitat.com
CORE is comprised of Tetra pack lamp and a layer of coconut spheres. 
Tetra pack lamp
via inhabitat.com
Tetra pack lamp
via inhabitat.com

His creations are stunning and beautiful.

These designers are very inspiring, now, I am thinking of creating one of these clever projects.

Let me know what you think.

Be inspired, be motivated.


  • Feral Turtle February 26, 2013, 1:45 am

    Some pretty cool lights! Great post Judy!

  • D @ The Shady Porch March 2, 2013, 4:33 pm

    Nice collection of lights! I love making things out of rescued materials. I would like to invite you to share your post at my party…going on now!

    • Judy diyAddict March 5, 2013, 7:58 am

      Hi D! Thank you!

      Sure, I will and thanks for inviting.


  • Veronica Lee March 3, 2013, 4:29 am

    They are fabulous! Thanks for posting this!

  • Debbie Borthwick March 3, 2013, 3:47 pm

    Wow, these are stunning! I agree, might have to try to recreate something from here. Thanks for sharing, I saw you linking at Life on Lakeshore Drive.
    Debbie :)

  • Kathy Moody March 3, 2013, 6:35 pm

    Wow, these are all so amazing! Thank you so much for sharing at A Bouquet of Talent!! Have a wonderful week. :)

  • Jenna LaFevor March 5, 2013, 12:57 pm

    Wow! That spoon one blows my mind!

    Jenna @ http://rainonatinroof.com

  • FRUTABLEND March 3, 2017, 1:20 am

    awesome , would love to learn to do this …


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