While this may not necessarily be a "Kid Friendly Craft," it is a craft idea that kids will adore and can help create! Gather old globes from flea markets and yard sales, and then fit the globes with cord sets (found at nearly any hobby store). It will be a fun project, and you'll have a unique and lovely light fixture when you're finished! Ideas, Lights Fixtures, Little House, Trav'Lin Lights, Globes Chandeliers, Maps, Globes Lights, World Globes, Globes Lamps
Pretty great furniture hack. Mutliple pieces of furniture modified (literally hacked) to create a unique storage unit. This would be pretty great as an entertainment center in a common area. And there's no limit to the size. you can just keep adding pieces.
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
Our beautiful globe (which was a little more deluxe than this one) sat on top of our Encyclopedia Britannica bookcase along with a little mexican pottery sauce pot holding a short bayberry scented pillar candle and a candy dish of M & M's.I think we got it as a premium for buying the encyclopedias