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This Easy Mushroom Lamp DIY is the Trendiest Way to Update Your Room


You’ve seen them everywhere on TikTok and in celebrity homes — mushrooms are taking over! No, not like HBO’s The Last of Us, but in a flurry of glowing glittery glory.


Whether vintage or not, mushroom lamps started becoming popular again in early 2022 and have now been at the forefront of everyone’s minds when thinking about home decor.

Mushroom lamps are the perfect statement piece in any room and provide optimal lighting for those vibey evenings. We love this mushroom lamp DIY for its affordability, look and pizzazz.

Follow these easy steps to make your own mushroom lamp DIY.

Related: Embrace the Pastel Home Decor Trend: 5 Expert Tips to Remember


  • Glass cylinder vase
  • Large shallow bowl
  • Paint
  • Baking Soda
  • Paintbrush
  • Battery-operated twinkle lights
  • Glue gun

Step One: Mix one part baking soda and 2 parts paint together to make a textured consistency.

Step Two: With this mixture, paint the outsides of both the vase and the bowl.

Step Three: Use hot glue to adhere battery-operated twinkle lights to the inside of the bowl. Be sure to leave room for the cord and battery pack to reach the bottom of the vase once together.

Mushroom lamp DIY: adding the top of the lamp to the base

Step Four: Turn on the twinkle lights, and place the battery pack inside of the vase.

Step Five: Place the bowl on top of the vase to complete the mushroom lamp!

Related: 10 Best Picks from Kelly Clarkson’s Home and Furniture Line for Under $500

Mushroom light turned on and beside a plant.

Images courtesy of Craft Aisle 

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