Yea or Nay: Chandeliers in the Bedroom?

by DIY Maven

 

Blue accented bedroom with dramatic drapes, crystal chandelier and oyster-framed mirror

There's something about a chandelier in a bedroom that suggests decadence and romance. Both good reasons to have one, if you ask me. Here's a few that might get you thinking about adding one to your boudoir too...or not. What do you think?  Yea or nay on a chandelier in your (or anyone else's) bedroom?

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How to make balls of light chandeliers.

by DIY Maven

How to make balls of light chandeliers.

More fun than balls of yarn, these big chandelier light spheres are made out of 4-24' strands of rope lights. Your biggest investment would be the lights as the other supplies needed are relatively inexpensive. They include:

  • 10 clear plastic zip ties
  • ceiling hooks
  • a metal chandelier chain (optional)
  • an S-hook (also optional)
  • pliers
  • scissors

As for the how-to part, basically you plug one strand of your rope lights into your extension cord, secure with a...

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