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REpurposing an old brass chadelier, to old iron for the patio

I have always wanted to reuse an old brass chandy for the patio. So when a friend offered me one for FREE, I snatched it. I took it apart and removed all the electrical, put it back together so it could be used with candle cups and then got to spraying it 'old iron', paint I got on clearance. Then used rope to hang and added the blue candle cups and voila, an Old Iron Chandy for the patio

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  • Julie
    Julie Tucson, AZ

    looks great. I am also doing one, but going to hang outside with solar lights instead of candles.

  • Judy
    Judy Columbus, IN

    I love this! We just replaced one that I could use. Unfortunately, the globes hung down rather than up. I don't think there's anything I can do with it.

  • Annie Doherty

    Lovely job,this chandelier is so pretty, thank you for sharing.

  • Jackie
    Jackie Charlotte, NC

    I love this, you are a genius!

  • Marianne Howley
    Marianne Howley Fortuna, MO

    i have the exact chandelier and i tried putting solar lites with the stick and i used air dried clay and it melted from the rain...any ideas

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