Rope Lamp Base

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Just like it sounds, these lamps have a base that are made of coiled rope, and while you might not think they would fit into many decorative niches, they are quite handsome and very well-designed. They come with a shade but you can easily swap that if you desire, and each of these lamps can come in several rope colors to fit your decor. A great idea if you have a nautical theme.

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Argentia Rope Table Lamp

Argentia Rope Table Lamp

This table lamp accommodates 100W fluorescent bulbs, and can be easily cleaned with a clean, dry cloth. The body is crafted from solid wood and wrapped in rope. The lamp also includes an on/off switch, and a white drum shade, designed of resin.

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Round rope lamp

Round rope lamp

A good idea how to make a cool lamp base of an old spherical worn base of iron. One should wind brownish sisal rope around a base 8 times, then turn it 90 degrees and wind again below a.s.o. several times. A foot should be wrapped at the end.

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Table Lamp Base

Table Lamp Base

Vintage or rustic styled with no cost to overall elegance, intriguingly distressed lamp base with golden tone finish and black cord equipped with on/off switch. It is durably constructed of high quality wood.

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A fabulous lamp base that will quickly refresh your worn-out lamp by spicing it up with fashionable design and country cottage flair. The base is entirely wrapped with a strong rope that forms an eye-catchy, geometric pattern.

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Rope table lamp with amber shade

Rope Table Lamp with Amber Shade

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The efficient lamp with a rope base is an exceptionally original and stylish solution for marine-style interiors. The whole topped with beautiful lampshade combines into a straightforward and unusual structure that captivates.

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Rope lamp base 7

Stylish table lamp with an eye-catching rope finish of the base makes the interior unique. Beautiful details combined with tasteful shade lamps delight. The ball-shaped base fits nicely with the stand and seaside interior design.

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Rope Wriggle Base #anthropologie?...could possibly DIY this with a cheaper lamp

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Benzara Metal Rope Pier Floor Lamp Unique

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An old, ugly builder’s grade brass chandelier would be the perfect ...

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Rope Lamp Base

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Given this material’s immediate association with knots and boats, it won’t come as a surprise that the best decorative styles for a rope lamp are coastal and nautical.

However, if you’ve already fallen in love with this style, don’t worry: you can still find ways of introducing it in other décors.

Just try and complement that rope lamp base with a lampshade that’s more similar to your actual interiors, either in color or design.

A rope base lamp will not fray as long they are looked after properly. Made with coiled rope and constructed securely, each lamp design has been crafted to stay in place, and most models thermally seal the rope ends or use adhesives to prevent fraying.

If you do encounter some fraying, there are ways to prevent it from continuing to unravel. One easy DIY way is to lift the fraying end of the rope and hold it away from you, then, using a lighter or a match, hold the rope around 5”-6” above the flame. Next, lower the rope down until the fibers begin to melt and seal themselves. This method only works for ropes made from synthetic fibers.

For natural fibers, wrap the frayed end tightly with twine. Then, gather the frayed ends and apply a spray adhesive to keep the fibers together.

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The unique and very original rope-shaped lamp base makes the interior more of a seaside character. Combined with classic light shade, it creates a perfect combination that will refresh the interior and bring a charming style of the sailors.

Rope lamp diy

love this project! bring new life to an old lamp with twine. easy project and great result!

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Sloping rope, up, over and down, gives design to the high ceiling space. Easy to find a pulley at a garage sale. The single bulb could be shaded. The table is a door - sitting on heavy braided wound cable. 5 Quick Fixes: Repurposed Doors as Decor :

Rope base lamp

Boasting of fashionable design and country elegance, this rope knot lamp features a uniquely-decorated base that supports a beautiful drum shade - designed of an off-white fabric.A nice accessory for contemporary bedrooms, living rooms and guest rooms.

New jute rope pier table lamp cream white shade rope

New Jute Rope Pier Table Lamp Cream White Shade & Rope Lamp Base ...

Simple lamp base

A lovely piece of stylish home accessory, perfect for enhancing contemporary rooms. The table lamp comes with a rope-wrapped cylindrical base that supports a drum shade designed of quality white-finished material.

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Thickly coiled hemp rope with a solid wood base and an ivory linen shade $250.00

Clear glass nickel rope table lamp base only

Clear Glass, Nickel & Rope Table Lamp Base Only

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Table Lamps

How to make a rope lamp

A cool contemporary electric table lamp with a cord switch. It features a wide vase-like base entirely wrapped in a light brown rope. Its classic tapered up lampshade is crafted of plain creamy fabric and has metal ribs.

Rope lamps

Drum lampshade finished with striped pattern. It is mounted on metal frame and covered with fabric. Classic form and contemporary design.

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Kristen was inspired by Pottery Barn’s Rope Knot Table Lamp

Nautical rope lamps

Turn a neglected lamp base into a one of a kind monkey fist rope lamp. This project cost $0 to make, and rivals expensive high-end rope lamps.

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