There's a new trend : spray painted chandeliers!
If the style of your house allowes it, I think it's a nice way to recycle aged furniture.
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For a modern touch, use globe bulbs!
You can use a fun color like yellow :
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But I think I prefer black :
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Via : Kitchen Backplashes
Credit : Apartment Therapy
Apartment Therapy made a sellection (with tutos) here.