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Lighting

Anglepoise 90 Mini Mini Desk Lamp

Anglepoise 90 Mini Mini Desk Lamp
~$123  Buy Comment

Retro lamp maker Anglepoise offers 3:1 lamps. But they also have something on the other end of the scale. The 90 Mini Mini is a half-scale version of the company’s iconic 1970’s lamp, the Model 90. It’s powered via USB, and is available in blue or gray.

Deal: Revogi Smart Light Strip

Deal: Revogi Smart Light Strip
$20  Buy Comment

Lighting can work wonders for enhancing the mood of your living space. This smart light strip brightens up your space with 16 million color options that you can change and adjust via an app. Bend, shape, and cut the strip to fit around your furniture or fixtures.

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DIY Glass Speaker & Edison Light

DIY Glass Speaker & Edison Light

DIY Perks shows us how to make a beautiful, vintage-looking Bluetooth speaker and LED lamp using cheap parts and electronics. There is a bit of 3D printing and soldering involved though. If you’re up to the task, check out the video’s description for the relevant links.

Burner Bike Lights

Burner Bike Lights
$50  Buy Link Comment

Beryl’s Burners are removable LED bike lights. The front Burner has a 180 lumen light – bright enough to be visible in daylight. The rear Burner has a 100 lumen light. Both lights automatically turn on in low light, provide 180º of illumination, and are waterproof.

Star Wars Stormtrooper Pendant Light

Star Wars Stormtrooper Pendant Light
$199  Buy Comment

Give your room a soft and sinister glow with this officially licensed Star Wars stormtrooper helmet pendant light. Just kidding, it’s light is actually comforting. It’s made of polyresin and has a hand-painted finish.

Game of Thrones Iron Throne Lamp

Game of Thrones Iron Throne Lamp
$48  Buy Comment

Boxlunch’s treat for Game of Thrones fans is this highly detailed desk lamp. It features the Iron Throne as a base and a lampshade printed with a map of the franchise’s known world. It measures about 18″ x 10″ x 10″.

3D LED Table Lamp

3D LED Table Lamp
$65  Buy Comment

Most 3D LED optical illusion lamps have outlandish, geeky or festive designs. But if you just want a simple yet still eye-catching lamp, check out Loves Boutique’s product. Its clever design makes the LEDs look like a lampshade.

One80 LED Headlamp

One80 LED Headlamp
$49  Buy Link Comment

Unlike conventional headlamps, the One80 headlamp has 20 powerful LEDs that provide 180º of illumination. Its components are removable, including the battery pack for easy recharging. Its strap is adjustable so you can even wear it on your waist.

Deal: E.P. LED Art Light Bulbs

Deal: E.P. LED Art Light Bulbs
$20  Buy Link Comment

These unique handcrafted accent light bulbs fit into standard E26 or E27 screw-base sockets, but pack a subtle 3-watt LED light source. Each one features a one-of-a-kind splash of color formed by pigments in the clear resin. Save 20% in The Awesomer Shop.

Scrabble Tile Lights

Scrabble Tile Lights
$40  Buy Comment

Quantify your lighting with Firebox’s officially licensed Scrabble Tile Lights. Each set comes with seven light up tiles that connect to an oversized Scrabble tray. You also get 60 reusable stickers so you can customize the tiles.

Click Light

Click Light
$Upon Request  Buy Link Comment

StudioKnob’s Click Light features LED lights intertwined inside ropes with magnetic ends. The lights activate when a rope is connected to the base shelves, which have low voltage electricity running through metal surfaces underneath each shelf.

DreamScreen Backlighting Kits

DreamScreen Backlighting Kits
$110+  Buy Link Comment

DreamScreen offers LED backlighting systems for a wide range of TV and monitor sizes. They even have support for 4K TVs. The backlighting can augment not just video but also music playback. They can also serve as standalone ambient lighting.

Droid Lamp

Droid Lamp

Jangir Maddadi Design Bureau’s made-to-order Droid Lamp was inspired by many a child’s imagination of robots and life in outer space. It has a classy yet retro-futuristic design and has LEDs on both ends. It also has a dimmer function. Available in brass or coated steel.

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Star Wars TIE Fighter Poseable Lamp

Star Wars TIE Fighter Poseable Lamp
$68  Buy Comment

The Fowndry’s officially licensed Star Wars lamp is based on the design of the classic articulating Anglepoise lamp. Its head is designed to look like a TIE Fighter and plugs in via USB. Sadly, it doesn’t make the TIE Fighter’s intimidating noise.

Klein Tools Clamping Worklight

Klein Tools Clamping Worklight
$44  Buy Link Comment

Klein Tools’ 56029 Clamping Worklight is a versatile lighting solution. You can use it as a normal flashlight, but when you need both your hands you can set it on the ground or use its built-in clamp. Its head pivots 90º and rotates 360º. It’s also dust- and water-resistant.

LIFX Mini Lightbulb

LIFX Mini Lightbulb
$25-$45  Buy Link Comment

LIFX’s Mini LED bulbs offer an affordable way to enter the world of home automation and smart lightbulbs. Available in color and white versions, the Mini emits 800 lumens of light and works with Apple HomeKit out of the box.

LightCam Security Camera Light Bulb

LightCam Security Camera Light Bulb
$109+  Pledge Link Comment

Adding a security camera is as simple as screwing in a light bulb with LightCam. It’s an LED bulb that has a built-in 1080p camera. You can adjust the bulb’s length and tilt the camera up and down. It also has night vision, and can store a week’s worth of footage.

BioLite SolarHome 620

BioLite SolarHome 620
$150  Buy Link Comment

An affordable and user-friendly solar home solution. Biolite’s SolarHome 620 consists of a 6W solar panel, a plug-and-play control box that has a 20Wh battery, a music player, a light and USB charging ports, and three daisy chained lights with individual switches.

How to Make Fake Neon Lights

How to Make Fake Neon Lights

Neon lights are incredibly hard to make and require specialized equipment. Thankfully, arts and crafts master Shmoxd came up with a way to effectively imitate that neon glow using polycarbonate tubing and electroluminescent wire.

SnapPower GuideLight 2 Plus

SnapPower GuideLight 2 Plus
$16-$19  Buy Comment

SnapPower’s GuideLight is a power outlet cover with a built-in LED nightlight that draws power directly from the outlet. The latest version has a diffuser cover, an on/off switch and brightness settings. It also has a GFCI-compatible variant.

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Adaptalux EFX Lighting Arms

Adaptalux EFX Lighting Arms
~$50+  Pledge Comment

Adaptalux is working on three specialized lighting arms for its one-of-a-kind portable lighting system. One arm has a UV LED and a UV band pass filter, another arm projects a bright and narrow beam of white light, and the third has a red laser.

Retro VHS Night Lights

Retro VHS Night Lights
$21  Buy Comment

Etsy store NancysJars makes LED night lights out of old VHS tapes. You can customize the LEDs and the picture. The latter doesn’t have to be from a movie, but if it is the shop will do its best to use a tape of that movie to make the night light. It’s powered by AAA batteries.

Luminoodle Task

Luminoodle Task
$44+  Pledge Comment

Power Practical’s follow up to the original Luminoodle. The Luminoodle Task has magnetic sliders and oversized loops on both ends, making them more versatile than their predecessor. It’s also water- and dust-resistant and has a variant that can daisy chained.

DIY Electric Paint Lamp Kit

DIY Electric Paint Lamp Kit
$42+  Pledge Comment

Bare Conductive’s Electric Paint Kit comes with an LED light, conductive paint and paper templates. It lets you make a touch-sensitive lamp, a motion-sensitive lamp and a dimmable lamp, no tools or computer needed. You can also use the LEDs in more complex projects.

Orrery Lamp

Orrery Lamp
$350+  Pledge Comment

The Orrery Lamp is a beautiful dimmable light inspired by its namesake. Although it’s not to scale, you can move the Earth and Moon models around the lamp to mimic the celestial bodies’ positions at any point in time. Available as a desk lamp or a floor lamp.

Blow Me Up Inflatable LED Light

Blow Me Up Inflatable LED Light
~$280  Buy Link Comment

Part lamp, part art, part air. Ingo Maurer’s Blow Me Up is a packable LED light. It has a lightweight inflatable case, so you can use it in a variety of ways. You can hang it, lean it against the wall, or carry it around.

MESA Portable Light

MESA Portable Light
$99+  Pledge Comment

A waterproof portable light that’s designed to fire light straight down while leaving room for your hands underneath. Its foldable legs automatically snap open when you take it out of its carrying case. It has three brightness settings and lasts up to 50h per charge.

Fiets LED Bike Lights

Fiets LED Bike Lights
$8  Buy Comment

Kikkerland’s Fiets are a pair of push button LED lights – one white and one red. You attach them to your bicycle using the silicone straps. But they also come with hook and loop straps so you can wear them or hang them on your bag.

Crane Kinetic Lamp

Crane Kinetic Lamp
$320+  Pledge Comment

Matt Gilbert’s Crane Lamp lets you drastically change its height and shape just by pushing or pulling its body. With its exposed scissor structure, it revels in its mechanical form and encourages you to use it and inspect how it works.

Komorebi Accent Light Concept

Komorebi Accent Light Concept

Leslie Nooteboom’s Komorebi projects soothing computer-generated light shows. While it can project anything, Leslie intends for Komorebi to display visuals that mimic natural light, such as a silhouette of a window or light bouncing off of a body of water.

Beyond Infinity Table

Beyond Infinity Table

Instructables member bongoboy23 won the DIY site’s Lights Contest 2017 with his programmable infinity mirror coffee table. It has forty individual infinity mirrors and over 960 LEDs. It also has four USB ports, two AC outlets and an inductive pad for charging.

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