33 Ingenious, Productive and Enticing DIY with Light Bulbs Crafts

You do not have to throw away your old light bulbs anymore. Use your creativity to transform light bulbs into decorative pieces to adorn your own abode. Trash bulbs are not only difficult to get rid of naturally but can also affect the environment adversely. It is always wiser to repurpose and recycle your old light bulbs than just throwing them away. DIY with light bulbs crafts can impart an artistic flair to your room décor. You can use them as vases to keep plants or flowers or use them for creating a funky modern lamp.

How to Make the Most of Your Old Light Bulbs?

In the age of conserving resources and protecting the environment from the damaging effects of the harmful gasses, the best way to use your discarded, unbroken light bulbs is by transforming them into decorative pieces. Craft a freaky chandelier with a cluster of the light bulbs. Let a small plant thrive in it. You can also make use of the light bulbs as miniature flower vases to bedeck the nooks and corners of your house. You can use it as a fish bowl as well. Another innovative way of using your light bulb would be as a salt and pepper shaker. Use it as a container for keeping spices in your kitchen.

How to Convert a Light Bulb into a Vase?

You need pliers, screwdriver and a drill for creating a tiny plant holder from a light bulb.  First, clean the bulb with toilet paper and water. Next, remove the kaolin from the white bulb with tremors and salt. Then fill it up with water and insert the plant through the hole drilled into it.

DIY with light bulbs crafts thus can serve a host of purposes other than lighting up your house. Here’s an amazing gallery of ideas to apply your creativity.

A great festive way to reuse old light bulbs! This is a super fun DIY old light bulb craft idea for teens and tweens.

A great festive way to reuse old light bulbs! This is a super fun DIY old light bulb craft idea for teens and tweens.

You need just a little gravel, a small catus plant and a few shells to make this beautiful DIY light bulb succulent cum paperweight. This will look amazing on your study ta

You need just a little gravel, a small catus plant and a few shells to make this beautiful DIY light bulb succulent cum paperweight. This will look amazing on your study ta

You do not need much for crafting a neat little bulb aquarium. Collect little things and get ready to make your own bulb aquarium.

You do not need much for crafting a neat little bulb aquarium. Collect little things and get ready to make your own bulb aquarium.

Transform your old used light bulbs into amazing hot air balloons. Hang them in your kids room to enhance the overall appeal.

Transform your old used light bulbs into amazing hot air balloons. Hang them in your kids room to enhance the overall appeal.

This new creation is perfect for gifting as well as for home decor. Re-use old light bulb to make this cute little flower vase.

This new creation is perfect for gifting as well as for home decor. Re-use old light bulb to make this cute little flower vase.

This little terrarium will take your home decor to next level. A few small plants, fine gravel and a little toy alligator is all you need to create the magic.

This little terrarium will take your home decor to next level. A few small plants, fine gravel and a little toy alligator is all you need to create the magic.

This little rooster looks so cute. Dip the old light bulb in brown paint and put a cute little hat, some feathers and features to complete the rooster.

This little rooster looks so cute. Dip the old light bulb in brown paint and put a cute little hat, some feathers and features to complete the rooster.

This little light bulb bird is absolutely adorable. Easy to make, this perfect decoupage light bulb bird adds life to your garden.

This little light bulb bird is absolutely adorable. Easy to make, this perfect decoupage light bulb bird adds life to your garden.

This awesome Chirstmas light bulb ornament looks so cute and adorable. Add a personalized touch to your tree by making such cool stuff.

This awesome Chirstmas light bulb ornament looks so cute and adorable. Add a personalized touch to your tree by making such cool stuff.

These bees made from old light bulbs are super cute. You need some black and yellow color, string and eyes to complete your honey bees.

These bees made from old light bulbs are super cute. You need some black and yellow color, string and eyes to complete your honey bees.

Such a great project to reuse old Christmas light bulbs now that the strings are being replaced with legs.

Such a great project to reuse old Christmas light bulbs now that the strings are being replaced with legs.

Spring holiday season can be used to have fun while making these lovely planters with old light bulbs. Fill them with water and your favorite flower stems.

Spring holiday season can be used to have fun while making these lovely planters with old light bulbs. Fill them with water and your favorite flower stems.

Some more beautiful DIY light bulb flower holders. Hang them in your balcony, living room or kitchen. You can even place them on the table.

Some more beautiful DIY light bulb flower holders. Hang them in your balcony, living room or kitchen. You can even place them on the table.

Reusing old light bulbs can be fun! Customize your Christmas tree with these beautiful DIY light bulb ornaments.

Reusing old light bulbs can be fun! Customize your Christmas tree with these beautiful DIY light bulb ornaments.

Reuse those old incandescent light bulbs to make twine wrapped pears that display as a lovely decorative item.

Reuse those old incandescent light bulbs to make twine wrapped pears that display as a lovely decorative item.

Recycle old used light bulb into a vase. Attach it anywhere and place your favorite flowers in it after filling it with water.

Recycle old used light bulb into a vase. Attach it anywhere and place your favorite flowers in it after filling it with water.

One of the best things to do with light bulbs is to paint them and transform them into a cute snowman, an amazing reindeer and a decor piece.

One of the best things to do with light bulbs is to paint them and transform them into a cute snowman, an amazing reindeer and a decor piece.

Make a stunning DIY Teacher's Day gift by recycling old used light bulbs. Clean it from inside and store colorful candy in it. Add a personalized note for your dear teacher.

Make a stunning DIY Teacher’s Day gift by recycling old used light bulbs. Clean it from inside and store colorful candy in it. Add a personalized note for your dear teacher.

Keep accumulating all those old light bulbs that have stopped working. Use them in creating amazing Christmas ornaments this festive season.

Keep accumulating all those old light bulbs that have stopped working. Use them in creating amazing Christmas ornaments this festive season.

Its easy to transform old used light bulbs into stunning Christmas ornaments. Use sparkles, rhinestones, etc to cover the bulbs and give a finishing touch with raffia strin

Its easy to transform old used light bulbs into stunning Christmas ornaments. Use sparkles, rhinestones, etc to cover the bulbs and give a finishing touch with raffia strin

It is cool to re-use old lightbulbs to add a little pizzazz to your ornament collection. Let them sparkle with the glitter of your choice.

It is cool to re-use old lightbulbs to add a little pizzazz to your ornament collection. Let them sparkle with the glitter of your choice.

Instead of throwing out old bulbs, why not reuse them as hanging planters. Fill them with soil and enjoy growing your favorite plants.

Instead of throwing out old bulbs, why not reuse them as hanging planters. Fill them with soil and enjoy growing your favorite plants.

If you need a last minute craft or DIY gift idea then check out these sweet and simple light bulb felt ornaments. Seek a little help if you are not good at sewing.

If you need a last minute craft or DIY gift idea then check out these sweet and simple light bulb felt ornaments. Seek a little help if you are not good at sewing.

Go green and reuse you old light bulbs by painting them as décor pieces for your home!

Go green and reuse you old light bulbs by painting them as décor pieces for your home!

Get some colors and paint a nice pattern onto a light bulb. You can gift them to your near and dear ones or use for home decor.

Get some colors and paint a nice pattern onto a light bulb. You can gift them to your near and dear ones or use for home decor.

For making this DIY light bulb candle you need a little fuel and a wick. And here you have an awesome lamp to burn whenever you need.

For making this DIY light bulb candle you need a little fuel and a wick. And here you have an awesome lamp to burn whenever you need.

For making cute cupcake lights you need to buy cupcake cups to fit your bulbs and cut a cross at the bottom to make them fit in the bulbs. Don't leave on for long durations.

For making cute cupcake lights you need to buy cupcake cups to fit your bulbs and cut a cross at the bottom to make them fit in the bulbs. Don’t leave on for long durations.

For creating DIY fancy light bulbs you require a light bulb in working condition and some paint. Create wonderful designs and see the magic casted on the walls.

For creating DIY fancy light bulbs you require a light bulb in working condition and some paint. Create wonderful designs and see the magic casted on the walls.

Create a miniature garden inside your house with the help of this old light bulb. Its easy to make and looks so beautiful.

Create a miniature garden inside your house with the help of this old light bulb. Its easy to make and looks so beautiful.

Clean them up and fill them with the candy of your favorite color. They will look amazing when placed over your dining table.

Clean them up and fill them with the candy of your favorite color. They will look amazing when placed over your dining table.

Cactus plants in a light bulb! They look so cool. You can add some small pebbles and fine grained sand to add more beauty to this wonderful piece.

Cactus plants in a light bulb! They look so cool. You can add some small pebbles and fine grained sand to add more beauty to this wonderful piece.

Amazing idea to reuse old bulbs. This cute little plant holder allows you to bring nature into your house.

Amazing idea to reuse old bulbs. This cute little plant holder allows you to bring nature into your house.

A little gravel, some thread and a few plants is all you need to make these beautiful hanging succelents.

A little gravel, some thread and a few plants is all you need to make these beautiful hanging succelents.

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