The simple ideas are the best ones - as evidenced by these elegantly simple iPhone 'lamp' docks.
Most of us keep our phones by our beds anyway so why not increase their utility even further.
The designs were created by Shay Alkalay & Yael Mer of london-based Raw Edges studio.
As yet they are only concepts but as some are made with nothing more than twigs and plastic cups it's fair to assume you could have a shot at making your own.
However we're not sure if the charging effect would be negated by having the flashlight constantly on...