January 22, 2011

Let there be a light..

I am in the process of redoing my kitchen but I wanted to show you my new light. I do not have a light over my sink so I constructed this one from an old funnel and made a cord cover for the cord and tied jute bows on it. I think it turned out cute! found funnel at thrift shop for 2.00.
1 lamp kit
white sheet cut and sewn for the cord cover
jute for ties

 total for light 9.00

My Uncommon Slice of Suburbia






Fine Craft Guild






17 comments:

  1. fun project, I love old funnels but here in the antique stores they are soo expensive!

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  2. This is the coolest light I've ever laid eyes on! A funnel no less! I'm looking for a funnel! :)

    I've featured you in SNS #66's sidebar this weekend. :)

    Donna
    http://funkyjunkinteriors.blogspot.com/

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  3. Hello, I'm your newest follower I'm glad I found you. way cool blog look forward to reading and checking out what you do I found you over a Funk Junk interiors. love that light. come over and visit my blog when you have a min.

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  4. Great Minds think alike! I found a large old funnel and this is exactly what I want to do with it!! I like the fabric over the cord idea too...well done!

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  5. I love this idea! It makes me want one!

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  6. Very cool light, and such a great price! Thanks for stopping by and becoming a follower. I'm following you now, also.

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  7. Way cool! The cord cover makes it the BEST!

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  9. That's thinking outside of the box!

    maxwellhouseinteriors.blogspot.com

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  10. Love the funnel light- it's fantastic!! Stopping by from Funky Junks- this is such a great idea!! Would love if you would come share this at Feathered Nest Friday sometime too!

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  11. Hi there! Your funnel light fixture is Genious! Who would have "THUNK IT" right? So savy and crafty:)) Benn lookin around your blog and thoroughly enjoying myself so Im now following you:)Please stop over and chat with me sometime and follow me back,Deidre~ http://simplysimplisticated4.blogspot.com

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  12. Just as cute as it can be! Love this idea!
    Love,
    Sue

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