Do not rush to dispose of old chandelier, try to update it with their own hands! Originality kitchen interior design, bedroom or any other room can be determined by the presence of even a small accessory, the main thing that it was rare or exclusive. It can be a picture frame, made with his own hands, candle holder, for the phone table, floor vase, a lamp or chandelier.
Embodiments of unusual lamps for the living room or kitchen is sufficient, one has only to turn on your imagination and it does not matter if imagination does not tell. You can use the step by step directions manufacture any model you like by studying a master class. Materials for making unusual accessory can be found without even leaving your own home.
So, let's begin...
What are self-made fixtures
These lamps can be simply cut a circle out of cardboard
Homemade chandeliers or lamps may differ in the materials or manufacturing principle. Make a chandelier can be from anything and it does not need to go to the nearest shopping mall, such Materials can be found at home:
- disposable tableware;
- plastic bottles;
- sticks for barbecue;
- paper and glue;
- felt hats, and more.
The choice of material may depend entirely on your imagination or future model lamp - from the presence of certain materials.
Painting - rather complicated task, since only one desire is not enough here
To make a lamp, chandelier or the ceiling can be a variety of ways:
- in the technique of origami or paper mache;
- by a thread or stamping;
- by means of weaving or Lacing;
- in the art crochet or macrame;
- using compound identical fragments.
Production technique will depend on the material chosen.
Chandelier made of sticks for barbecue
Having at hand sticks of wood (ideal conventional sticks for barbecue), organza ribbon, and glue, you can make an original ceiling with his hands, which is great to decorate the interior of your kitchen, if it is framed in an appropriate style and has some of its parts.
Chandelier made of sticks for barbecue is perfect for a country house or country kitchen
Make a chandelier for the kitchen is not difficult at home:
- On the perimeter of the square and laid sticks joined with glue. Occupation quite laborious, but you will find an excellent result. The height of the ceiling will depend on your desire, the ceiling height in the room or on the amount of material.
- The upper ceiling portion must seal the cut rods (so that their ends do not protrude), laying them crosswise or in parallel, leaving a hole in the middle of the required size for the cartridge.
- Once the glue dries, you can begin decorating products.
- On the protruding ends of sticks tied colored ribbons organza, their number should not skimp. Several tapes is possible to pass between the rods in the corners and in the middle of the product.
- Hang on the hook for the ceiling placed on the ceiling of your kitchen, you can use the same tape and fix it through the cartridge left hole.
Chandelier made of cardboard
From a simple cardboard can make an unusual chandelier, which will be refined touch to the interior design.
Chandelier made of cardboard will be a great decorative element
Small master class will show how to make it:
- With printed stencil cut two equal parts with slots to connect them by the center and joined together.
- If cardboard color is not the same as we would like to build parts of chandeliers are painted.
- To chandelier was assembled firmly places its compounds should be duplicated wire or strong thread directly through the holes in advance.
- To a ceiling chandelier mounted on the chain, which is passed through the power cord.
- Chain and cord are colored to match the chandelier.
- Place the cord exits the cartridge is hidden under the plastic cups are also painted to match the chandelier.
The same principle can be made with their own hands the chandelier made of plastic or hardboard. It will be much stronger, but the cut parts with scissors will be difficult, it is better to use jigsaw.
Zadekorirovat such a chandelier may be any element. For example, the candles paint varnish glitter, bowls candlesticks decorate paillettes or lace. Also relevant are pendants, crystals or fabric flowers.
The lamp of the laser disc
If in the house there were many laser disc, which is a pity to throw away, but as the storage media they are not suitable, because they can make an original chandelier, ceiling or fixture. Design decoration accessory will depend only on your imagination, the available materials at hand and backlog drives.
Today, drives are not so relevant, and certainly you have left a lot of them. Try to make them a chandelierIn addition to chandeliers, disks can be used for a lamp with his hands
What you need
For the manufacture of the original lamp from the drive, you will need two circular plates made of wood of different thicknesses, which are slightly larger in diameter than the wheels, wooden or metal racks. Also need fluorescent lamp required length, magnetic starter, and in fact drives. Planks of wood can be ordered from a friend or a carpenter to saw with his own hands, stand can be purchased nickel.
How to make
In a board having a large thickness to make the holes, to establish the starter switch and is connected to the lamp. Next to the lamp strung wheels in the required amount, set the rack around the discs and mounted on top.
Thus the old media in the form of the original lamp from the disk will long serve as hosts.
Chandelier "Birch leaves" of plastic bottles
Quite unusual in any interior will look like a chandelier, made in the form of leaflets. How to make her own hands - will show you a master class. She is out of the ordinary plastic bottles, the color of which you can choose at its discretion.
Chandelier from plastic bottles will look very unusual and most importantly - without a hint of cheapness of the product
Instructions step by step:
- Bottles are cut into pieces of any selected leaves for future value.
- Each workpiece have to be shaped leaf.
- With the help of a soldering iron with a thick tip and one-sided bevel cuts necessary podplava each blank that future leaves look more impressive.
- Also tip edge must be given workpiece leaf structure. This should be done very carefully, because it can be easily melted the hole in the plastic. Leaf with incised veins and submelting cuts will look complete. Since the plastic bottle is cylindrical and is deformed when heated plastic, leaves are obtained as a result it is very effective.
- Red-hot needle at the base of each leaf is melted multiple mounting holes.
- Using a thin wire formed by branches and are bolted to the chassis of a steel wire.
If you make a new chandelier in the form of leaves as the ceiling for a floor lamp or table lamp, it will become a harmonious complement to the chandelier, which transforms the room into the woods.
Chandelier with forests projection not to everybody's liking, but its originality and realism of the majority of delights
New life for old chandeliers
Certainly, in many living rooms still hanging chandeliers which throw a pity, as they are the memory of some person or event.
In order not to throw away a thing, old chandelier can give new life:
- For a start it must be cleaned, degreased surface, plaster and paint.
- Decor old chandeliers can be made in the form of a decoupage, update the cartridges, making them a sagging candles with hot glue, then do not forget them toned.
- Produce the original suspension can be at the discretion of the available beads, buttons and other elements.
How to decorate the chandelier with their hands (video guide)
In the new guise of an old chandelier hanging for a long time in the right place and pleasing to the eye of its owners.
Chandelier, made with his own hands, will make an original flavor to the design of the kitchen, living room, nursery or any room and will be an outstanding, unique accent even the most undistinguished mediocre interior.
Chandeliers with their hands in the kitchen (photo)