Instructables: exploring - workshop - lighting - chandelier - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 28 Aug 2015 02:36:17 PDT BLOX v1.01 Instamorph LED Light Chandelier Bulbs http://www.instructables.com/id/Instamorph-LED-Light-Chandelier-Bulbs/
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Sun, 24 May 2015 22:52:57 PDT
Mason Jar 6 light edison hanging lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Mason-Jar-6-light-edison-hanging-lamp/
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Mon, 2 Feb 2015 10:29:57 PST
123D Make an Awesome…...fill-in-the-blank. (A lamp in this case) http://www.instructables.com/id/123D-Make-an-Awesomefill-in-the-blank-A-lamp-in-th/
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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 14:25:34 PDT
Liquor Bottle Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Liquor-Bottle-Lamp/
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Thu, 15 May 2014 07:21:30 PDT
LED Chandelier - Dollar Store Chic! http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Chandelier-Dollar-Store-Chic/
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Thu, 15 May 2014 06:47:27 PDT
Simple Elegant Paper Lantern/Lamp Easy! http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Elegant-Paper-LanternLamp-Easy/
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Sun, 9 Feb 2014 08:18:14 PST
Vintage LED Chandelier http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-LED-Chandelier/
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Tue, 21 Jan 2014 20:07:12 PST
Kitchen Chandelier. Coffee cups and silverware. http://www.instructables.com/id/Kitchen-Chandelier-Coffee-cups-and-silverware/
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Sat, 28 Dec 2013 03:23:50 PST
Recreating the Moooi Random light by Bertjan Pot http://www.instructables.com/id/Recreating-the-Moooi-Random-light-by-Bertjan-Pot/
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Mon, 25 Nov 2013 12:48:28 PST
Chandelier Barrel Shade Retrofit http://www.instructables.com/id/Chandelier-Barrel-Shade-Retrofit/
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Tue, 26 Nov 2013 07:41:23 PST
Nagelier: the chandelier that nags you to get off the couch http://www.instructables.com/id/Nagelier-the-chandelier-that-nags-you-to-get-off-t/
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Fri, 11 Oct 2013 22:07:44 PDT
Bike rim chandelier http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-rim-chandelier/
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Mon, 13 May 2013 16:14:59 PDT
"Thing", light please! http://www.instructables.com/id/Thing-light-please/
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Thu, 11 Apr 2013 15:11:07 PDT
Tutu Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Tutu-Lamp/
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Thu, 7 Feb 2013 16:39:14 PST
DIY Fiber Optic Chandelier http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Fiber-Optic-Chandelier/
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Mon, 7 Jan 2013 20:55:29 PST
DIY Beer Bottle Chandelier http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Beer-Bottle-Chandelier/
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Sat, 13 Oct 2012 20:33:11 PDT
Upcycled Chandelier http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Chandelier/
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Mon, 17 Sep 2012 06:34:23 PDT
Aluminum Copper Colored Beer Bottle LED Light Chandelier (With Cap Saver Display) http://www.instructables.com/id/Aluminum-Copper-Colored-Beer-Bottle-LED-Light-Chan/
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Tue, 31 Jul 2012 14:33:34 PDT
Autumn Leaf Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Autumn-Leaf-Lamp/
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Wed, 14 Mar 2012 16:03:15 PDT
Vintage Pulley Chandelier http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Pulley-Chandelier/
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Tue, 26 Jul 2011 13:57:57 PDT
Outdoor Chandelier Lighting made with Trash and Krylon Paint http://www.instructables.com/id/Outdoor-Chandelier-Lighting-made-with-Trash-and-Kr/
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Mon, 25 Jul 2011 12:45:55 PDT
The Castaway http://www.instructables.com/id/Big-Beautiful-Green-Chandelier/
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Fri, 17 Apr 2009 14:19:14 PDT
Wagon Wheel Chandelier http://www.instructables.com/id/Wagon-Wheel-Chandelier/
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Sun, 28 Nov 2010 13:59:08 PST
Coffee cup sphere lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-cup-sphere-lamp/
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Sat, 8 May 2010 13:39:35 PDT
Mini-Pendant Chandelier Made From IKEA Lamps http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Pendant-Chandelier-Made-From-IKEA-Lamps/
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