6+ awesome lighting ideas

Sometimes, the very objects you consider useless clutter can be repurposed to create some of most envy-worthy decor. If, for example, you have issues keeping plants in hanging baskets alive — something of which I am guilty — those wire baskets may simply take up space as a reminder of your decidedly not-green thumb. Luckily, there is a way to transform them into something you'd proudly display, as demonstrated by the video above.
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String lights using toilet paper
Stop spending money on expensive lights at the store. Now you can get pretty lights to hang up in your home on the cheap! Look at this easy DIY:​
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Wicker chandelier.
This project proves that with just a little creativity, you can transform almost any everyday item into a gorgeous accent piece for your home. This lampshade made from old, wicker plates will be the highlight of the room during the day or at night.
Ping pong lights
Puncture a pingpong ball with X-ACTO knife for this technique, demonstrated in the video below:
Candle votive
This light technique involves a candle and can sit beautifully on a mantle or fireplace.
Colorful lantern.
Turn a pickle or mason jar into a colorful lantern with the project below. This is a great way to set the mood at night!
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