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make your own chandelier
My father had an old satellite dish at home,so we came up with this awesome idea.
Its made from everything that I already had at home.
Im not crazy about the pinkish color,but I think it suits my purple walls and this was what I had at home already.

Posted by violetta from Temerin, Vojvodina, Serbia • Published See violetta's 207 projects »
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  • How to make a hanging light. Diy Satellite Dish Chandelier - Step 1
    Step 1

    gather the things you will need.

  • How to make a hanging light. Diy Satellite Dish Chandelier - Step 2
    Step 2

    Spray paint the whole dish with one color.Wait for it to dry.

  • How to make a hanging light. Diy Satellite Dish Chandelier - Step 3
    Step 3

    I added some purple spray paint in spots so it wouldnt be so pink and one colored.

  • How to make a hanging light. Diy Satellite Dish Chandelier - Step 4
    Step 4

    Put your stencil on the dish and cover it around with paper.

  • How to make a hanging light. Diy Satellite Dish Chandelier - Step 5
    Step 5

    Spray paint it.I used brown color.

  • How to make a hanging light. Diy Satellite Dish Chandelier - Step 6
    Step 6

    I stenciled the dish around.

  • How to make a hanging light. Diy Satellite Dish Chandelier - Step 7
    Step 7

    Wait for it to dry.

  • How to make a hanging light. Diy Satellite Dish Chandelier - Step 8
    Step 8

    I needed some help from my husband for the last step.You need to pull a casing through the hole for the light bulb.
    After that you need to attach a chain to the satellite dish,drill a hook on the ceiling and hang your new chandelier.

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Ellie J.
Ellie J. · Mt Eliza, Victoria, AU · 7 projects
That looks awesome! The light in my bedroom is just about broken... might do something like this to replace it Happy
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emmilou w.
emmilou w. · Wallasey, England, GB · 12 projects
Violetta, what a brilliant way to recycle these things - definitely thinking outside of "the box", thats something i'm only just realising...thanks for another great how-to Happy x
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Jet H.
Jet H. · Haarlem, North Holland, NL · 108 projects
wooow what a awesome great idea, i like it a lot!;-D much XO's
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Sheila Squirrel
Sheila Squirrel
I love this idea. It's a good way to recycle x
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