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Give new life to a dead light bulb by turning it into a vase!
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Basic tips on how to hollow out a light bulb:
Carefully peel off the contact at the base of the light bulb using needle-nose pliers.
Lightly tap the black glass at the base of the light bulb with a hammer.It might take a bit of practice to carefully crack this black glass.
Remove the filament (inner wires) of the light bulb.
The napkin ring adds to the uniqueness of your handiwork :)
Given the vast range of shapes and sizes of light globes, the possibilities are limited only by your imagination!
Ready to give it a go?