What do you do when your light bulb burns out? Of course, the first thing that comes to mind is to throw it away, because you can’t do anything with it anymore. That’s where you’re wrong. Recycling and upcycling are new concepts for most of us, but we need to get involved and start recycling, starting with little things like a burnt-out light bulb. We urge you to take a look at these top 10 upcycling DIY projects with light bulbs. After you’ve tried them out and have seen the results, you will never throw another light bulb again.

Light Bulb Lamp

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via instructables.com

Upcycled Light Bulb Necklace

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via stuffstephdoes.com

Fabric Artichokes from Light Bulbs

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via blissbloomblog.com

How To Make A Light Bulb Snow Globe

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via magicaldaydream.com

DIY Light Bulb Ornament

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via balancinghome.com

Recycle Old Light Bulb

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via instructables.com

DIY Lightbulb Topiaries + Placecards

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via ruffledblog.com

How to Make a Tiny Terrarium in a Light Bulb

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via thehipsterho.me

Repurposed Light Bulb Hot Air Balloon DIY

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via rookno17.com

DIY Light Bulb Vase

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via themerrythought.com