For the last few months, I have wanted to replace our Ikea light in the corner of our living room:
I've had my eye on making myself a string pendant light.
Here's my Pinterest Inspiration:
And with a few simple supplies:
I took on the challenge.
Basically, I Mod Podged the hell out of the string and wrapped it around the beach ball. This was super messy and took a couple hours, while I watched a marathon session of HGTV.
I let it dry for 24 hours:
Like I said, I may have gone WAY over board with the Mod Podge.
Then I cut a hole in my string pendant, and used my old Ikea hanging light to hang up my new light:
So for less than $25 and about 4 hours of time, we have a new light:
So, what do you think? Is it a Pinterest success?? Have you ever done a Pinterest DIY?