Recycled Glass Bumblebee Nightlight

Vawn and Mike Gray make humble recycled glass bee-autiful!
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Vawn and Mike Gray

$38.00

Vawn and Mike Gray created by

Vawn and Mike Gray

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Vawn and Mike Gray make humble recycled glass bee-autiful! Filled with purple blooms and sweet bees, their textural nightlights are kiln-formed and fused from broken bottles that were rescued before they reached the landfill. The gentle curve of the glass conceals the light bulb and provides an attractive view from all angles. Produces a warm, ambient glow akin to candlelight. Four watt bulb included. Handmade in Cape Coral, Florida.

Plus, in an effort to revitalize their buzzy subject's population, each nightlight comes with a pack of seeds that produce weedy wild flowers that are simply the bee's knees!



We chatted with Vawn and Mike about where they gain inspiration for their quirky collection of nightlights. (Hint: funny panda YouTube videos made the list.) Read the whole story on our blog.

Due to the recycled and handmade nature of this item, each is unique and will vary.

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Made in Florida

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Vawn and Mike Gray

created by

Vawn and Mike Gray

location

Florida

“We like to treat [the bulb] like the sun and use the light to its best advantage—to enhance and breathe life into the design. It’s always all about the light!”

Unhappy with the processes and materials involved with making glass—Aerosol spray cans, toxic glazes, energy sucking kilns, miles of bubble wrap, and mountains of Styrofoam peanuts—Vawn and Mike Gray developed a process to create kiln-formed, fused, recycled bottle glass pieces. The kiln they use in their Cape Coral, Florida studio is a super energy efficient, computer-controlled fusing oven, turning out the colorful handmade pieces that become functional little works of art for your wall.

We chatted with Vawn and Mike about where they gain inspiration for their quirky collection of nightlights. (Hint: funny panda YouTube videos made the list.) Read the whole story on our blog.

Handmade Recycled Exclusive Made in the USA
Made from
plastic, recycled glass, electrical components
Measurements
5" H x 3.5" W x 2.5" D
Care
Clean with glass cleaner.
Hold by plug, not by shade, to prevent unnecessary stress on light. Power Prongs do not rotate.
Notes
Takes a standard incandescent 4-watt Night Light bulb (included).

PLEASE NOTE: This item is built to U.S. electronics specifications and may need additional modifications or converters to be used in countries other than the U.S. and Canada.

Item ID
23448

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Economy shipping:
within 8 days, arriving no later than the 9th business day after the order was placed.
Standard shipping:
within 4 days, arriving 5 business days after the order was placed.
Preferred shipping:
within 2 days, arriving 3 business days after the order was placed.
Expedited shipping:
within 1 day, arriving 2 business days after the order was placed.
Express shipping:
will ship the same day and arrive 1 business day later.

PLEASE NOTE: This item has been built to U.S. electronics specifications and may need additional modifications or converters to be used in countries other than the U.S. and Canada.

Please note: This item is not available to ship outside of the U.S.


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UncommonGoodsRecycled Glass Bumblebee Nightlight
 
4.6

(based on 41 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (31)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (7)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (1)

93%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Attractive (31)
  • Diffused light (17)
  • Easy to assemble (9)
  • Great value (9)
  • Well built / quality (5)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Bedroom (13)
  • Kitchen (11)
  • Living room (10)
  • Decoration (5)
  • Small rooms (5)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Casual do-it-yourselfer (14), Midrange shopper (5), Professional (5), Avid do-it-yourselfer (3)
    • Primary use:
    • Personal (26)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (18), Yes (16)
    • For what occasion did you purchase this product?:
    • Other (17), Mother’s day (9), Christmas or hanukkah (6)

Reviewed by 41 customers

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5.0

Needed in every house

By 

from Mainw

About Me Midrange Shopper

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Attractive Design
  • Easy To Install
  • Great Illumination
  • Great Value
  • Quality Construction

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Decoration
    • Small Rooms

    Comments about UncommonGoods Recycled Glass Bumblebee Nightlight:

    Adorable. Colors are great

     
    2.0

    clumsy and hard to make out

    By 

    from Huntersville, NC

    About Me High-end Shopper

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

      Cons

      • Poor Construction
      • Poor Illumination

      Best Uses

        Comments about UncommonGoods Recycled Glass Bumblebee Nightlight:

        I dont use it, i did not like it but not worth sending back once opened.

        Service and delivery comments:

        no problems ewith delivery or packaging

         
        3.0

        Very cute but colors not so vibrant

        By 

        from Georgia

        About Me Midrange Shopper

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Install
        • Quality Construction

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Small Rooms

          Comments about UncommonGoods Recycled Glass Bumblebee Nightlight:

          Would not purchase if I'd have seen before purchasing. Ok, but for price I could find cuter for young child.

           
          5.0

          Great gift!!

          By 

          from Boulder City, NV

          About Me Budget Shopper

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Attractive Design

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Decoration

            Comments about UncommonGoods Recycled Glass Bumblebee Nightlight:

            I purchased this as a gift for a real estate client after I sold her home. She had a room decorated like a garden and this reminded me of her. She called to thank me and told me how pretty it is in her living room.

             
            5.0

            I love this nightlight.

            By 

            from Virginia

            About Me Midrange Shopper

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Attractive Design
            • Great Illumination
            • Nicely made
            • Quality Construction
            • Unique and Pretty

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Decoration
              • Small Rooms

              Comments about UncommonGoods Recycled Glass Bumblebee Nightlight:

              I love how unique and pretty this nightlight is. Nice quality work.

              • Was this a gift?:
              • No
               
              5.0

              Bumlebee Nightlight

              By 

              from Pittsburgh, PA

              About Me Midrange Shopper

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Attractive Design
              • Easy To Install
              • Great Illumination
              • Quality Construction

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Decoration
                • Small Rooms

                Comments about UncommonGoods Recycled Glass Bumblebee Nightlight:

                Nightlight is very sweet.

                • For what occasion did you purchase this product?:
                • Other
                 
                5.0

                Love these nightlight!

                By 

                from Washington State

                About Me Midrange Shopper

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Attractive Design
                • Easy To Install
                • Great Illumination
                • Great Value
                • Quality Construction

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Decoration
                  • Small Rooms

                  Comments about UncommonGoods Recycled Glass Bumblebee Nightlight:

                  I have one in my bathroom and another in my kitchen, both by the sinks. I turn these on in the morning when I first get up and can't face the big lights. Then again in the evening for a warm, cozy feeling. These lights are great mood enhancers. Love them!

                  • For what occasion did you purchase this product?:
                  • Other
                   
                  5.0

                  Wonderful product

                  By 

                  from Mi

                  Verified Buyer

                  Comments about UncommonGoods Recycled Glass Bumblebee Nightlight:

                  I hot thus as a gift for a friend and he loves the wrap-around design and the bee motif!

                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • Yes
                  • For what occasion did you purchase this product?:
                  • Birthday
                   
                  5.0

                  I've purchased several of these darling night lights.

                  By 

                  from Oklahoma City, OK

                  Verified Buyer

                  Comments about UncommonGoods Recycled Glass Bumblebee Nightlight:

                  Great workmanship and price.

                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • No
                  • For what occasion did you purchase this product?:
                  • Other
                   
                  5.0

                  Environmentally friendly and just lovely!

                  By 

                  from Cleveland, OH

                  Verified Buyer

                  Comments about UncommonGoods Recycled Glass Bumblebee Nightlight:

                  Bought this for my mom; she is very into environmentally friendly products, and loved that this was made from recycled glass! Also does not hurt that it has beautiful colors, especially when lit, and has the cute little bumble bees on it!

                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • Yes
                  • For what occasion did you purchase this product?:
                  • Mother’s Day

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