home style / diy pendant lamp inspiration

Statement lighting can cost an arm and a leg, and when you're on a budget, it can seem out of reach. That's why DIY blogs exist. Ranging from "ridiculously easy" to "you must have all the patience in the world to make that", these DIY statement lights I've pulled together are my current favorites...

colorwhirl | diy pendant lamp inspiration

One sweet day our kitchen nook will have a pendant light, and I'm leaning toward a DIY. Thankfully we have a while until the kitchen will be tackled, so Tim and I have lots of time to make thoughtful decisions.

What about you? Does your home (or rental) have room for a DIY lamp? If you're a regular MacGyver when it comes to DIY projects, please stop by and teach me your ways!

DIYs, clockwise from the top right: minimal gold pendant / white & teal industrial pendants / copper wire pendant / geo wood lamp / faceted gold pendant / bentwood pendant (a knockoff of this West Elm pendant that I love!) / feather lamp / mid-century chandelier