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« on: August 18, 2007 04:36:03 PM »

I found an old chandelier in a friend's basement but wasn't sure what to do with it... I was very inspired by this post: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=48418.0

It was super easy and cost almost nothing (that is if you already have a chandelier and some spray paint).  I just cleaned it really well and spray painted it white.  I found the crystals at IKEA for $6, I also used some live moss to make it fit better in a garden.  I haven't seen any birds out there yet but I'm sure it will be a hit...

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« Reply #1 on: August 18, 2007 04:37:22 PM »

What a cool idea! I like it.
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« Reply #2 on: August 18, 2007 04:41:27 PM »

OMG!! That is awesome! I need one of those for my backyard!! Time to go hunting for an old chandelier!!
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« Reply #3 on: August 18, 2007 04:59:48 PM »

LOVE IT!
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« Reply #4 on: August 18, 2007 05:29:50 PM »

Lucky birds!! That is soooooooooooo cool!
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« Reply #5 on: August 18, 2007 07:23:42 PM »

That is gorgeous!
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« Reply #6 on: August 18, 2007 08:02:21 PM »

Very cute! Smiley I've seen the little birdfeeders made from teacups, but the chandelier is a step up! You could always epoxy on some teacups to the candleholders to hold more seed, if needed.  I looove this idea!
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« Reply #7 on: August 18, 2007 08:51:31 PM »

whoah.... I am in love.  You got those crystals at IKEA you say? What dept?
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« Reply #8 on: August 18, 2007 11:57:18 PM »

i got the crystals from ikea a few months back, they were near the lamps... i have looked again recently but can't find them, maybe somewhere online?
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« Reply #9 on: August 22, 2007 11:05:38 AM »

I pressed this rocks-it's what I've been looking for-just need to find a chandelier at a yard sale. It's gorgeous!!
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