Pulley-light fixtures make attractive, industrial-chic accessories but they can be quite pricey. It is easier than you think to make your own and save your cash. A savvy DIYer can find pulleys at flea markets, salvage yards, or auctions. If you score one, put it back to work as the basis for an adjustable bedside sconce like the one shown here.
Properly light your nighttime reading: How to Use a Barn Pulley to Make a Wall-Mount Light Fixture