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Insulator Wall Sconces

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Apr 4, 2017 Industrial, Lighting, Steam-punk, Vintage Comments are off

Galvanized Pipe and Glass Insulator Wall Sconces

Vintage glass telephone insulators, black galvanized 1/2″ pipe and reclaimed Douglas Fir boards were used to make these unique industrial wall sconces for your home.

Materials Used

  • Glass Insulators
  • Reclaimed Douglas Fir
  • 1/2″ Black galvanized Pipe & Fittings
  • Vintage Style Twisted Cloth Cord and Plugs
  • In-line Toggle Light Switch
  • Candelabra Light & Fixtures
  • Flush-mount Wall Hangers

 

Industrial Style Accent Lamps

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Apr 5, 2017 Industrial, Lighting, Steam-punk Comments are off

Accent Lamps with an Industrial Touch

A few new additions to our industrial style accent lamps. This lamp started as a concrete block. Paint, embellishments, and textures were added to give it an industrial look. This will make a unique accent lamp for your home décor. Visit our blog for a tutorial on how it was transformed. Then a few alterations with distressed gears adds a touch of industrial to an otherwise plain accent lamp.

Materials Used

  • Concrete Light Base &  Fixtures
  • wooden Light base with fixtures
  • Die Cut Gears Painted
  • Texture Paste
  • Rust Paint Palette
  • Chipboard Letters, Painted Red
  • Edison Style Light Bulbs

 

Barn Pulley Swag Lamp

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Jul 23, 2015 Industrial, Lighting, Steam-punk, Vintage 0 Comments

Barn Pulley Swag Light

This hanging swag light was created using a repurposed barn pulley from the 1920s to 1940s. The pulley was cleaned and covered with a UV safe protective coating ensuring it will look fantastic for many years to come. Edison globe style light bulb and a vintage style industrial light cages round out the vintage retro look and feel.

Materials Used

  • Barn Pulley
  • Edison Globe Light Bulb
  • Cast iron wall hook
  • Ceiling Hook
  • Vintage industrial light cage

 

Barn Pulley Lighting

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Jul 23, 2015 Lighting, Steam-punk, Vintage 0 Comments

Barn Pulley Lights

These pendant lights were created using repurposed barn pulleys that are from the 1920s to 1940s. The pulleys were cleaned and covered with a UV safe protective coating ensuring they will look fantastic for many years to come. Edison style light bulbs and vintage style twisted cloth covered electrical cords and trouble light cages round out the vintage retro look and feel.

Materials Used

  • Barn Pulley
  • Edison Lightbulb
  • Vintage style twisted cloth cord
  • Cast iron wall hook
  • Vintage style trouble light cage

 

Air Horn Table Lamp

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Nov 17, 2015 Home Decor, Industrial, Lighting, Steam-punk, Vintage Comments are off

Air Horn Table Lamp

This rusty vintage air horn was turned into a truly unique table lamp. Vintage style wire, plug, steampunk on-off switch, screws from a Singer Sewing Machine table and Edison light bulb were used in this project. The air horn has been protected with UV safe Rust-Oleum semi-gloss clear. The base was sanded then a natural stain was applied and several coats of hand rubbed antique oil were used to complete the look..

Materials Used

  • Vintage Air Horn
  • Vintage Style Twisted Cloth Cord and Plug
  • Steampunk On-Off Switch
  • Edison Style Light Bulb
  • Antique Singer Sewing Machine Screws
  • Rust-Oleum
  • Natural Minwax Stain
  • Minwax Antique Oil

 

Repurposed Colander Light

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Oct 30, 2015 Lighting, Retro, Vintage 0 Comments

Repurposed Colander Light

This unique swag lamp was created using a repurposed cherry red vegetable colander. Edison globe style light bulb and a vintage style cloth covered electrical cord round out the retro look and feel.

Materials Used

  • Porcelain covered colander
  • Edison Globe Light Bulb
  • Ceiling Hook
  • Vintage style cloth electrical cord

 

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