How-To: DIY Coral-Inspired Paper Lamp

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How-To: DIY Coral-Inspired Paper Lamp


With so many low-temperature lightbulbs on the market right now, paper lamps are definitely on the rise in practicality and popularity. And, with a little folding, twisting, and cutting, you can make some really fantastically organic shapes that produce really interesting interactions between light and shadow. A great example: This wonderful DIY coral-inspired paper lamp tutorial that Ananda from A Piece of Rainbow shared on Remodelaholic!


I’m definitely inspired by the versatility of this project, and love that it looks fantastic both hanging and on tabletop display.

Feeling inspired? What paper shapes would you use?

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Haley Pierson-Cox from Red-Handled Scissors is a maker of crafts, a lover of cats, an avid swearing enthusiast, a cross-stitch book author, and a general purveyor of quirk. She's also sometimes an irritable cartoon named Tiny Cranky Haley.

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