Here are a couple of ideas in one. First, in the foreground you see a lamp that I made from an old lantern. To make it into a lamp, I used one of those kits found at craft stores that are made to clamp onto a basket. Lamp Kit Sample I clamped it onto the metal ring on top of this old lantern instead.
The second trash to treasure idea is in the background. I've taken a discarded oak cupboard door and painted strips and faux finished it to look like an aged flag.