t’s the details in the decor that make the biggest difference in home improvements. Without the right lighting, your home interior will never be complete. These DIY light fixtures will help you brighten up your home for almost next to nothing.
Ever since starting this blog, I have been blown away by the sheer number of creative DIYs and room decoration ideas that have surfaced on the net. It’s remarkable what you can do to improve a home with your own two hands.
We’re currently doing some improvements to our lounge decor and we noticed that the light fixtures are absolutely old, dated and worn out. They’ve been in use since we built this home which is about 2 decades ago. I went shopping at the mall and was blindsided by the ridiculous price of chandeliers and fixtures on the market.
So, as any DIY fanatic would do, I fired up my laptop and started searching for the 15 best DIY light fixtures I could find. Take a look at some of these DIYs and let me know which one grabs your attention the most.
DIY Geometric Globe Pendant Light
When you have a small and simple room, trust me, one of the best ways you can add an eye-catching and room uplifting feature is with a light fixture that sports a ton of curves and design value. In this case, a golden geometric light fixture serves as an elegant and futuristic piece.
Structural Paper Orb Lights
Just when I thought that the geometric light fixture was as eye-catching as one can get, this structured paper orb fixture comes and steals the cake.
DIY Concrete Pendant Lamps
Within my time of DIY and craft, I’ve come to learn of how simple cement-based home decor idea can add an element of earthiness and style to a room without even a shred of color. The beauty of cement decor is that they’re strong, versatile during the molding phase and can fit into a room with any type of decor.
DIY Orb Light For Just $20
When you can introduce a sleek, beautiful and unique design light fixture in your home for just 20 bucks, why wouldn’t you jump at the opportunity?
How To Upcycle Cake Tins To Light Fixtures
Never in my life would I have imagined being attracted to light fixtures made of vintage cake tins and yet here we are! What a splendid way of repurposing something old and sentimental in a new and cost-effective way.
Walk into any home & decor department and the chances of you finding an attractive, eye-catching and unique lamp at an affordable price are slim to none. So, instead of settling for something boring, you can follow this tutorial and put together this funky ruffled lampshade that won’t take you more than an hour to make.
DIY Eames Inspired Bohemian Pendant Light
It never ceases to amaze me how creative some people can be. I like to consider myself somewhat of a bohemian princess and this just fancies my boat. The long white strings that end with feathers is simply PERFECT. I’m going to work on adding this to my own living room!
DIY Industrial Farmhouse Pendant Light
When I was younger, I dreamed of living on a farm. Unfortunately, I haven’t been able to make that dream come true but that doesn’t mean I can’t bring some of the farm life into my own home. This farmhouse light is a DIY with a ton of rustic value that shouldn’t be ignored.
Simple Copper Wire Pendant Lights
Since we’re on the topic of rustic themed decor, why not optimize out your old material based light fixtures and lamps for these beautiful minimalistic copper frames instead.
DIY Pallet Light Box
Pair up a pallet box with mason jar type light fixtures and what you have is a masterpiece! That’s exactly what we have here with this beautiful DIY.
Half Circle Pendant
Add some color and creativity to your life with this radiant DIY light fixture.
Hanging Orb Light
Since I have such a liking for complex and detailed light fixtures, I couldn’t help but add another Orb like light fixture to this list.
Geometric Wire Light Fixture
This is an alternate Geometric light fixture that utilizes a rich rose gold that fits perfectly in a room with neutral tones and color.
Yellow Boho Chic Light Fixture
Add some zest to your room decor with this exciting yellow boho chic light fixture that’s lightweight and yet durable.
Rustic Chicken Wire Light
Imagine being able to use garden essentials to create a rustic, farm-style room decor without spending much, if any, money at all. Now, stop imagining because you can do just that with this DIY made from chicken wire.