You're bound to collect a handful of glow-sticks this summer. They get passed out at firework shows, holiday barbecues, and just about any other outdoor summer evening event. So what do you do after the festivities are over? Well, at our house, we typically find them hiding in the sandbox, lost behind the toy-box, or tossed away in the trash.
, over at Instructables
, re-purposed his into this funky glow-stick lamp
. You'll need 15 glow-sticks and a plastic bottle; one commenter suggests using a glass bottle instead. If you chose one with an interesting pattern you could get a really cool effect.
This would make a fun accessory for any dorm room
, kids room, basement or kitchen (sure, why not!). Check out the video for full instructions.
[via: Daily DIY