Coffee Lamp

January 19th, 2010 in member junk     
RobJ98167 RobJ98167, member
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I had an old thermal Coffee carafe that had seen it's last pot of coffee. Not wanting to throw it all away, I removed the glass thermos and made a lamp out of it. the Base is from some brass urn lamps I turned into planters, so I got to reuse parts that I saved. Not sure about that shade though... maybe need to get my creative freak on about that one.

Pattern or design used: My own design - Rob
posted in: member junk, eclectic, funky, whimsical, white, kitchen, porch, dining room, sunroom, lamp, brass-metallic

Comments (10)

LloydsLandingofSears writes: Lots of coffee shops use stripes in their I think the shade is a "go." Very cute lamp. Good work! ~Mary~ Posted: 9:26 pm on July 21st
Kacky writes: I would hang mismatched demitasse spoons spaced around base of lamp shade. Posted: 10:58 pm on July 20th
racers7 writes: I love the lamp and the colors. Melody Posted: 12:37 pm on January 22nd
suewhitney writes: Looks like you pulled your creative freak out on this one, so I can't wait to see what you do with the leftovers. Nice job, Rob...very cool!

Take care,
Sue Posted: 8:02 am on January 22nd
shabbychick writes: Rob - Great save/reuse - what a creative guy you are! And, the shade does look kinda cool!

Thanks for sharing.

Kathy Posted: 9:53 am on January 21st
fellowjunker writes: Cool re-do Rob!
xojanis Posted: 10:17 pm on January 19th
JunkArchitect writes: Rob, you’re one resourceful dude. Here’s another funky project out of the “Rob Design Studio“. And, I think the shade looks fine with the carafe.

Jim Posted: 10:03 pm on January 19th
alicemom writes: Fine job! Great re-use and save the land fill! I think it all fits. Top to bottom.
smiles, alice Posted: 9:11 pm on January 19th
junkermidge writes: The lamp is great! I love how you always find ways to reuse things.
Midge Posted: 9:05 pm on January 19th
oldnews writes: It's a cool lamp, and actually, I kinda like the shade! Marie Posted: 9:00 pm on January 19th
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