When ornamental flowers and used materials get together, you can design a creative vase or mini planter. For example, light bulbs are suitable to create a more aesthetic and minimal vase. By using colorful ornamental flowers your vase will be getting more decorative and these light bulb vase will easily beautify your wall. This unique inspiring idea is compatible with interior and outdoor decoration. Such as you can decorate the wall of your room or your office table.
In addition to that, you may want to complete your balcony decoration style and it also useful for the kitchen decoration. We will help you to turn the light bulb into an original vase. To do this, you will make a list of your needs at first. After that, we will try how do you do it yourself your light bulb vase. Lastly, we will give some lovely examples of the done light bulb vase project.
What Do You Need?
- 1 used lightbulb
- thread or wire (depends on your project or decoration ideas)
- pliers and screwdriver
- safety goggles and gloves will protect you for any injuries
These materials, all of them are required, can usually be found almost at all houses. If you do not have any of them, please procure before you start your light bulb project. Especially, goggles and gloves are very important for your safety.
How Do You Do?
The name of this light bulb is the bayonet base. To plant the flower in it, you should first pull out the small at the base of the light bulb by using the pliers. Please be careful when you are taking the base out and you should do it gently because it can be broken easily. Once you pull out the base, you can take the wire and silver soldering out with some force. Now, you can remove the black glass by using the screwdriver. Please be careful of any injuries when breaking the black glass at the base of the light bulb. This black glass can be easily broken off.
Doing all processes needs attention because holding the bulb with a too tight or too loose might end up breaking the light bulb. After cleaning all redundant glass, you should wash and clean the remaining part of it. Now, it is ready to plant an ornamental plant. You can use a mini funnel to pour the water in the cleaned light bulb. You can plant your colorful and decorative ornamental plant. All in all, you turned your light bulb into a decorative vase.
Now, we can look completed work of various decorators. There are some examples of decorative light bulb vase for interior and outdoor design. This light bulb vase will adorn several places/furniture of your houses such as the kitchen, sitting room, home office, or balcony.