How do you make an old chandelier look modern?
Upgrade an Outdated Chandelier
- Apply Spray Paint. If you have a dated chandelier (Image 1) that you’d like to give a distinctive and classic look, begin by spray-painting the chandelier using a nice antique paint finish (Image 2).
- Add Decorative Candle Sleeves.
- Add Hanging Crystals.
What can I do with an old chandelier?
The old chandelier can also be donated for a good cause. Social organizations use donated lamps for the rehabilitation of low-income homes. Chandeliers and other lighting fixtures can be donated in social organizations or salvage shops. Social organizations use donated lamps for the rehabilitation of low-income homes.
Can I make my own light fixture?
Using simple items such as pieces of pipe and connectors you can even make a hanging light fixture which you can display in your dining room or the kitchen, above the island or the table. Use spray paint to give your fixture a finished look and perhaps also to add some color to the design.