Hula Hoop Chandelier! Instructions: Take down your old ugly chandelier and remove globes, wipe off really good. Spray paint color of your choice. Replace light bulbs with candle shaped bulbs. Get three small hula hoops, spray paint and let dry really really good. Use jewelry wire and clamps to attach them to the chandelier chain. Arrange hoops so that they are evenly distributed around your light. Boom! Brand new chandelier.
We are currently in the market for a considerable number of light fixtures. Every one in this house needs replaced, and it's dark so we need to add a few more. With beam ceilings, that means swag lights only. There is no attic to move junction boxes around in. Did you know there are a fairly limited number of reasonably-priced swag lights that can handle more than a 40 watt bulb available on the market, and most of them are not mid-century modern? I don't want a dining room ...