Chandeliers lighten up any living room and offer that special shine and sparkle to the interiors. Many people invest a lot on chandeliers as they want the best looking interiors that can become the envy of the neighbors. However, this is not possible for everyone as beautiful chandeliers can also be very expensive. If you have been dreaming about a beautiful centrepiece that can create a huge impact, you need not go after expensive and unique pieces. Here are some ways to carve out stunning chandeliers from junk.
1. Tampon Chandeliers
From a distance, this chandelier looks very eye catchy and stunning. You will never guess that this is made of something as simple as a tampon. Hundreds of white O.B tampons are used for constructing this gigantic chandelier. Though a tampon may not exactly be your idea of creating a tampon, they are nevertheless very impressive and will not cause any embarrassment unless you specifically mention it to the guests. They can be hung high above to avoid being judged. Or else, you can take inspiration from this structure and carve another one with other materials.
2. Recycled Bottle Chandeliers
Now all your PET bottles can be put to good use. Looking at these colourful and striking chandeliers, you would never guess that they are created by putting together PET beverage bottles. This chandelier has been designed by Sylvia Sauermann, Karl Pircher and Fidel Peugeot. It consists of a laser cut transparent acrylic holder that can hold nine bottles, a lamp holder with a bulb fitting, a canopy and cable. You can use your own imagination and use different color combinations and bottles for carving your own unique chandelier.
3. Gummi Bear Chandelier
The gummi bear chandelier is created from gummi bears. They look stunning against the backdrop and can catch the attention of any guest who walks in. Though a gummi bear might look to you as not a lasting thing, this remarkable chandelier can last for an amazing two years. Again, you can create your own creative version with gummy bears and amaze your guests.
4. DIY doll chandelier
A perfect DIY project for your kidâs room when you have innumerable dolls lying around without any use. The doll chandelier has been created in Portland, Newyork. They can be made by creating an interesting frame on which the dolls can be tastefully arranged. The frame can be shaped in any way you like and the whole arrangement can be hung in the middle of the room and illuminated by a lamp in the centre. Though they could scare you off in the darkness, they can nevertheless add a touch of class to a girlâs room.
5. Recycled Objects Chandelier
This amazing chandelier created by Stuart Haygarth is created from UN natural material that arrives on the shores. They have a luminous quality when they are lighted, they create a diffused glow in a variety of hues and shades that look simply out of this world. The creator has wonderfully blended the shades together to form a globe of beautiful materials that light up the entire space and give it a perfect and beautiful lift, which cannot be compared to anything else on earth.
6. Banana Box Lights
Looking at this chandelier, you would wonder as to how some banana boxes can be transformed into a wonderful work of art that can create patterns on the wall when lighted. The banana box light can be created by anyone who has a bit of imagination, creativity and loads of patience to shape the pieces in a desirable manner. The boxes are folded at strategic places and placed together by joining the ends to form a floral wonder that looks exceptionally stunning.
7. Recycled Utensils Chandelier
Created by Luis Luna, the âgluttonyâ chandelier is an interwoven web which is created out of plastic forks, spoons and other utensils. The design was a finalist at the Designboom competition and shows how unwanted materials can be turned into beautiful works of art that are useful and also visually appealing at the same time.
The entwined globe chandelier creates a beautiful disco effect on the surrounding walls, ceiling and the floor and is an ideal addition to a psychedelic atmosphere charged with excitement, dancing and drinking. Make your own version with spoons of varying shades and shapes and create your own unique global wonder.