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How To: Make a Mod Chandelier (for under $10.00!)

by Chris Gardner

How To: Make a Mod Chandelier (for under $10.00!)

My friend and Curbly team member Capree has an amazing dining room, where she created this awesome hand painted branch wall. Her hard work is accented by her spectacular light fixture, which is a single bulb surrounded by thin metal rods that jut out at artfully random angles, the Twig Light by Fire Farm.

I loved it so much, I decided to take a stab at recreating it myself. And I did! I don't know how to weld, so I knew I couldn't make one...

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Holiday How-To: Tiny White Tree.

by Chris Gardner

Sweet Paul (Paul Lowe) is a food and prop stylist who, by the look of his collaborative's site, has created some amazing works for magazine photos.

Luckily, Paul is generous enough to share many of his trade tricks with the world, and I'm in love with this tiny wood rail tree.

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As Paui remarks, "It looks complicated, but its quite easy." Apparently, it's dowels glued atop one another, then handpainted white."

Read the full instructions here.

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