Accent lighting is a great way to light a room without bringing in the often-overpowering feeling of harsh, overhead lighting. This fun to build floor lamp will create a beautiful atmosphere in virtually any room of your house. Customize the wood species and paper shade to your liking, as this lamp will get a lot of use for years to come.
Some people don’t like the idea of using hand-made Japanese paper for the shade, as it’s easily damaged, but they are always surprised to find out how durable it can be. It can get damaged, obviously, but even if it does it’s fairly easy to replace.