10 DIY chandelier ideas

Chandeliers – super-glitzy ceiling show-offs suitable only for castle-like abodes, right? Maybe not any more… We’ve noticed that chandeliers are making their way out of the ballroom and have become a very make-able accessory for homes of all sizes, as well as parties, weddings and other special days. Light up your life with a DIY chandelier…

Use scraps of fabric to get dramatic with this vibrant ombre chandelier project scarves.net

1. Scrap fabric chandelier

Use scraps of fabric to get dramatic with this vibrant ombre chandelier project scarves.net

How does your garden grow? Up in the air with this pretty petals chandelier, crafted from pastel cardboard circles merelymothers.com

2. Ombré cardboard chandelier

How does your garden grow? Up in the air with this pretty petals chandelier, crafted from pastel cardboard circles merelymothers.com

It’s spring all year round with this fresh and fancy chandelier, made from real blooms thesweetestoccasion.com

3. Fresh flower chandelier

It’s spring all year round with this fresh and fancy chandelier, made from real blooms thesweetestoccasion.com

Recycle those plastic zip-ties in this effective, lacy-looking ceiling dec ruffledblog.com

4. Upcycled chandelier

Recycle those plastic zip-ties in this effective, lacy-looking ceiling dec ruffledblog.com

Stitch together vintage doilies for a beautiful boho embellishment daydreamlily.com

5. Doily chandelier

Stitch together vintage doilies for a beautiful boho embellishment daydreamlily.com

Indulge your passion for poms with this fun and fluffy chandelier - not just for kids’ rooms! smallforbig.com

6. Pom pom chandelier

Indulge your passion for poms with this fun and fluffy chandelier – not just for kids’ rooms! smallforbig.com

Show off all the gorgeous yarns in your stash with this eye-catching ensemble blog.hgtv.com

7. Yarn ball chandelier

Show off all the gorgeous yarns in your stash with this eye-catching ensemble blog.hgtv.com

This tassels and branch combo is perfect for Halloween parties - switch up the colours for parties, weddings or Christmas merricksart.com

8. Yarn tassels chandelier

This tassels and branch combo is perfect for Halloween parties – switch up the colours for parties, weddings or Christmas merricksart.com

Get twiggy with it - add some paint and glitter for a contemplative little mobile to hang in the breeze blog.freepeople.com

9. Twig chandelier

Get twiggy with it – add some paint and glitter for a contemplative little mobile to hang in the breeze blog.freepeople.com

Enjoy a warm glow with this luxe light fitting made from fabric strips and lacy scraps wearebeholden.blogspot.co.uk

10. Fabric chandelier

Enjoy a warm glow with this luxe light fitting made from fabric strips and lacy scraps wearebeholden.blogspot.co.uk

Make a pajaki chandelier |Mollie Makes 57

Mollie Makes issue 57 printMake a pajaki chandelier with Amy Phipps from Super+Super in  Mollie Makes 57. Available from all good newsagents, supermarkets and our official online store. Sold out? Download it from ZinioGoogle Play or Apple Newsstand. Don’t forget your project templates for this issue.

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