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DIY: Holiday Garland-Wrapped Chandelier

DIY: Holiday Garland-Wrapped Chandelier

Here’s a project to get you in the mood for the holidays. An easy-to-replicate idea spotted on Underbaraclara: a mistletoe-decked chandelier inspired by the simple holiday decor of Scandinavia. All that’s required are a few sprigs of greenery (boxwood would also work nicely) wired together with gardener’s twine. Replicate the idea on whatever you have in your home–if you don’t have a chandelier like this one, consider a lamp or candelabra that would lend itself to the project.

Above: Most seasonal greenery sprigs would work well tied with easy-to-find gardener’s twine.

Above: Several sprigs strung together with twine.

This project is reminiscent of one of our favorites, the DIY: Rustic Chandelier at Remodelista.

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2:06AM PST on Feb 25, 2013

Thanks

9:02AM PST on Feb 13, 2013

Thank you for sharing.

11:55AM PDT on Jun 4, 2012

Thank you

5:31AM PDT on Mar 24, 2011

Thanks for the article.

11:59AM PST on Jan 6, 2011

I really like this but we need to keep a good eye on this decoration because it might be a fire hazard.

2:36AM PST on Dec 24, 2010

Thanks

8:58PM PST on Dec 21, 2010

good idea and it also help the the green brush by pruning it
dont take to much off

Read more: http://www.care2.com/greenliving/diy-scandinavian-holiday-garland-wrapped-chandelier.html#ixzz18oUtJn4s

4:55PM PST on Dec 16, 2010

looks good

7:19AM PST on Dec 16, 2010

Thanks for posting.

9:48PM PST on Dec 11, 2010

Looks beautiful :)

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