Have you been thinking about getting a new lamp? How about one of those fancy energy-saving LED lamps. Sure, you can find them at most home decor stores, but why buy one when you can get the pride of ownership that comes with making one yourself from scratch? This project from MAKE has everything you need to know for the weekend project. It's an opportunity to try out your tinkering skills and build confidence in just how amazing you are at DIYing gadgets. Plus, you earn Cool Points and end up with a sleek lamp -- and no one ever minds doing that. Here's a video with the rundown of the Little Big Lamp project:
Build Your Own Energy-Efficient LED Lamp
A perfect project to test out your shop skills and brighten up your home.