Inside light to OUTSIDE

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This was given to me after a remodel. We have the same light hanging in the rental we’re in. Started off rattle canning the gold to white. The idea was to hang it from a heavy duty shepard’s crook but based on the weight I knew I had to modify it. I separated the solder seam  to reduce the weight. That took time but it was effective and completed the Upshabby.

 

 

 

When everything was put back together I loved the look. The light went from a brassy hallway entry to a solar outside light that is hanging right by the patio table that I moved out. It’s an antique kitchen that I Upshabby’d but the outdoor space has now become a goto spot! Love it. I pulled all of the electrical wires to reduce the weight knowing that it would never be used that way again. 3 solar lights to replace the light bulbs and this is what you get! Love LOVE it and worth the time!

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It isn’t overly bright but kicks off enough light to set ambience. If used to eat I’d want candles to kick off a bit more light but I LOVE it. Anybody with outdoor space including a table and chairs would love this. It adds to the space without setting you back $. I’m still retraining myself to Upshabby the “normal” throw always to wanted items. 

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