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05/28/2013 03:40 pm ET Updated May 31, 2013

7 DIY Lighting Fixtures That You Won't Even Believe You Can Make (PHOTOS)

An amazing lamp can really make a space sing. And, while chandeliers are stunning focal points that light up a room, store-bought versions can be pricey, especially if they're large or intricate. But did you know you can make one yourself? We've rounded up seven DIY lighting fixtures that are made from things you probably have around the house, although you'd never guess it.

From a pendant fashioned out of plastic spoons to a fun string light hack using egg cartons, these ideas will give your home a warm glow -- and impress your guests.

1. Wrap Up Paper Scrap Light
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Photo by Design Sponge

2. Egg Carton String Lights
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Photo by Brigitta at Norske Interior Blogger

3. Recycled Plastic Bag Pendant
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Photo by The3rsBlog

4. Plastic Spoon Chandelier
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Photo by theCHIVE

5. DIY Yarn Pendant Light
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Photo by Made By Girl

6. Wine Bottle Light
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Photo by Wit & Whistle

7. Globe Pendant Lamp
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Photo by Stacie Stacie Stacie/ Flickr

Click through the slideshow of extreme lighting below.

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