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Lighting 9 hours ago

Light up your life with a twig chandelier!

Desiring a chandelier a little out of the norm, I eyed up a basic frame found at the thrift store and set about twigging it out. :)

NOTE: please ensure the twigs are a safe distance from the bulbs. This frame worked out beautifully! Tutorial is available.

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Difficulty: Moderate

To see more: http://www.funkyjunkinteriors.net/2010/11/lighting-up-my-life-with-white-branch.html

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  • TopThisTopThat
    TopThisTopThat Pendergrass, GA
    this is amazing!
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  • Becky
    Becky Blair, NE
    Though I'm normally a naturalist, in this case I like your better Donna.
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  • Beckie @ Infarrantly Creative
    I love it Donna!!
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  • Christine at First Home Love Life
    I've always liked this project! Maybe I will start saving twigs I find in the yard!
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  • Susan S
    Absolutely beautiful! What a fantastic project!
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  • Linda M
    Linda M Clinton Township, MI
    I see that it would be easy to create. Just have to have fresh vines and twigs. Great job. Love it.
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  • Linda M
    Linda M Clinton Township, MI
    Christine - They have to be fresh to bend.
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  • Marion C
    Marion C Union, OR
    Twigs from a Snowball tree would work good to ..they grow fast and bend easy .. ive made a trellis from one .. I love the chandelier..
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  • FunkyJunk Interiors - Donna
    Thanks everyone! Yes, the key definitely is using fresh twigs and vines that can still bend. I even painted them the same day and it worked great! No curing was required. :)
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  • Verna S
    Verna S Tishomingo, OK
    I know what I'm doing tomorrow!
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  • Johnnie L
    Johnnie L Bloomington, IN
    No way!!! So cool.
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  • The Bold Abode
    The Bold Abode Forest, VA
    I LOVE this!
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  • MarriePierrette
    hi, I have a old a tique chandelier had some ideas for it

    Maybe in my verriere, somerhing alike, but with candles instead of electric. Bravo. Very

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  • Marlene Wilson
    Marlene Wilson Saint Marys, WV
    I like what you did but I also like the plan one also.
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  • Anne
    Anne France
    Just love it, well done
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