Published on March 31st, 2012 | by Jules Yap


Industrial lamp from Ikea Blanda Matt

Materials: Blanda Matt

Description: Helene transformed a salad bowl into a lamp.

See more of the salad bowl lamp.

~ Helene Bergland, Norge

More hacks on

Romantic Lack
Billy Built-in Bookshelves

The Author

Jules Yap

"I am Jules, the engine behind IKEAHackers and the one who keeps this site up and running. My mission is to capture all the wonderful, inspiring, clever hacks and ideas for our much loved IKEA items".

4 Responses to Industrial lamp from Ikea Blanda Matt

  1. jo says:

    sorry but norwegian is not among the languages i can read or understand, even if i feel like there are not enough explanations on your blog. how did you build it? you cut the salad bowl, ok, and then??? ;-)

    • Anonymous says:

      he cut it
      painted it
      drilled holes in wood
      ran fishing line through them and tied ends

      btw if you use google chrome it automatically translates pages to your own language

  2. Anonymous says:

    what did you use to cover the cord?? I want!

  3. kitchen remodeling northern virginia says:

    Those are really awesome & environmental friendly design. What a great idea!!!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

Back to Top ↑