DIY: Make a lamp of your old globe Take an old-fashioned globe with lighting, and strip the paint off. the naked. Simplicity at mimicking. Do you have a working globe with stale country descriptions? You can just peel off the old map and voila, you have a great lamp! With a dimmer adapter, the globe provides soft indoor lighting. VERLICHT
DIY Tabletop Lamp From Old Toys | Shelterness - To make the lamp you need to arrange the toys to form a nice looking base and bond them together using hot glue or any other glue you think would work. Don’t forget to put the cord through this base and fix a bulb on the top. Then you can cover the lamp base with several coats of paint and one coat of polyurethane lacquer.
DIY:: Twine-Wrapped Lampshade. I used some larger hemp on this and it turned out fantastic. I added some lace around the bottom to give it a little extra pizazz. The directions in the link say to use spray adhesive but I used tacky glue. I use spray adhesive a lot for paper projects but didn't trust it to stand the test of time with a texture like hemp.