I love lamp! I love lamp! I think we've all had a lava lamp at some point in our lives. You didn't have to grow up in the 60's to appreciate it's brilliance. For the record, I would really like to go back and live in 60's. That's another story for another blog though.
Kind of hard to believe, but the lava lamp is FIFTY today. If you own one, perhaps stop on your way home and grab an "over the hill" party hat and slap it on that bad boy.
I thought something kind of cool to do on the 50th anniversary of one of the most iconic room accessories ever, would be to make your own! Turns out it's super easy. Maybe even grab the kids, if you have them, and share with them.
Now, while you share some history with your kids, here's some music to get you in the lava lamp constructing mood. Here's a Top 10 Ultimate Lava Lamp Playlist. (In no particular order cuz it's not a competition, just about some groovy cool psychedelia
Beatles - Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds
Beach Boys - Good Vibrations
Pink Floyd - Brain Damage
Jefferson Airplane - White Rabbit
Jimi Hendrix - Purple Haze
Velvet Underground - Venus In Furs
Rolling Stones - Paint It Black
The Doors - Light My Fire
The Byrds - Eight Mile High
Moody Blues - Nights In White Satin