DIY Chandelier

By Morgan Saylor

Looking for an inexpensive, yet stylish and sophisticated light fixture you can make yourself? Here is a DIY chandelier tutorial that will show you how to create your own version of a fancy pendant light, but for much less!

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Like what you see? Here’s what you need:

  • 1 pendant light kit.  This is the exact kit that we used, in the oil-rubbed bronze finish
  • 4 wooden quilting hoops
  • 1 Y light socket adapter
  • 6 floral rings
  • Wood glue
  • Twine
  • Wood stain, in a color of your choice
  • A hand saw
  • A pneumatic nail gun with 5/8 inch nails

For a step-by-step on how to throw it all together, check out the designertrapped blog here


Tags: DIY, Design, Homemade, Lighting, tutorial, do it yourself, light fixture, chandelier