I know... a lot of my posts begin with, "a friend gave me this ...", and this post is no different.
A friend gave me this old brass chandelier...
I took all the wiring and other parts out until I was just left with nothing but brass.
Then I gave it 2 coats of Dixie Belle paint in the color Barn Red.
I went over it with Dixie Belle's black glaze.
I put battery operated candles where the light bulbs used to go & I used a rope to hang it from the ceiling of my front porch.
It goes perfectly with my other red accents.
And, if and when my accent color changes, I'll just paint the chandelier again with one of Dixie Belle's other beautiful colors!
Coastal Charm, Someday Crafts, Ginger Snap Crafts, Creations By Kara, Rae Gun Ramblings, Seven Thirty Three, The Shabby Creek Cottage, Seven Alive, Made In A Day, Chic On a Shoestring, Simply Sweet Home, The Shabby Nest, Somewhat Simple, Live Laugh Rowe, Have A Daily Cup Of Mrs Olson, The Cottage Market, Funky Junk Interiors, Tatertots & Jello, Blissful & Domestic, A Vision To Remember DIY Showoff, Craft-O-Maniac, Keeping It Simple, Homemaker On A Dime, I Should Be Mopping The Floor, The Dedicated House, Coastal Charm, Reasons To Skip The Housework, Sugar Bee Crafts, Nifty Thrifty Things, Cherished Bliss, Mad In Crafts, Flour Me With Love, Not Just A Housewife, Today's Creative Blog, Tip Junkie, Homework, I Gotta Create, Thrifty 101, Domestically Speaking, The Answer Is Chocolate, Skip To My Lou, The Thrifty Home,Cedar Hill Ranch, Flutter Buster, Nap Time Creations, Hope In Every Season, The Foley Fam, Our Home Away From Home, Remodelaholic, Flamingo Toes, VMG206, Finding Silver Pennies, A Stroll Thru Life, Bloom Designs,French Country Cottage, The Scoop, Stone Gable, Knick Of Time, Lou Lou Girls, DIY-Crush, Charm Bracelet Diva,